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The Year's Best News on Twitter

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News Leaders - The Shorty Awards - The best producers of real-time, short form content on Twitter(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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The Real-Time Academy of Short Form Arts & Sciences will use a combination of criteria to select the winner from among the finalists, including the number of votes, the reasons given in nominations, answers to the Shorty Interview (which you can still take here) and the content of the finalists' tweets.

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azfamily

azfamily

3TV and azfamily.com news about Phoenix, Arizona and beyond. Delivered from azfamily.com web producers Cat, Jenn, Alicia, Natalie and Lori...oh, and Jim too.
Marcia Trinidad
Marcia Trinidad I nominate @azfamily for a Shorty Award in #news because... they keep me update on everything that is going on!
Eric Neitzel
Eric Neitzel I nominate @azfamily for a Shorty Award in #news because they are current, relevant & on the edge.
Lori Santa Maria
Lori Santa Maria I nominate @azfamily for a Shorty Award in #news because... we cover all the local late breaking news and then some.
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4 votes in news

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Jewish Daily Forward

Jewish Daily Forward

Daily website, weekly newspaper
Motti Seligson
Motti Seligson #shortyawards @jdforward #news b/c I read them all the time!
Yoni Cantor-Wiseman
Yoni Cantor-Wiseman I nominate @jdforward for a Shorty Award in #news because i would be way less informed if not for this find to follow!!
Farrah
Farrah I nominate @jdforward for #news on the #shortyawards because they tell the contemporary American Jewish story.
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4 votes in news
1 vote in nonprofit

63rd
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afinewhq
Fernando Palmero
Fernando Palmero I nominate @afinewhq for a Shorty Award in #news because... AFI new QH #1
Sophie Ward
Sophie Ward I nominate @AFInewHQ for a Shorty Award in #news because they are awesome.
Lolo Willow
Lolo Willow I nominate @AFINewHQ for a Shorty Award in #news because...they keep you updated
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4 votes in news
2 votes in blogger

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the edmontonian.

the edmontonian.

A multi-author web log by the people (of Edmonton) for the people (of Edmonton). It's about Edmonton. Period. - Edited by @journalistjeff
Scott C Bourgeois
Scott C Bourgeois I nominate @theedmontonian for a Shorty Award in #news because... those guys totally rock. Totally. Rock. The news.
Adam Rozenhart
Adam Rozenhart I nominate @theedmontonian for a Shorty Award in #news because they're changing how I look at local news
Jeff Samsonow
Jeff Samsonow I nominate @theedmontonian for a Shorty Award in #news because it's awesome when the community contributes.
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4 votes in news
2 votes in yeg
1 vote in journalist

64th

Punknews
spike.
spike. RT @Punknews: I vote for @Punknews for a Shorty Award in #news cause they're the best online music community EVER.
coldwaraaron
coldwaraaron RT @Punknews: I vote for @Punknews for a Shorty Award in #news cause they're the best online music community EVER. /via
Johnny Cocaine
Johnny Cocaine RT I vote for @Punknews for a Shorty Award in #news cause they're the best online music community EVER. /@lividrecords
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6 votes in news
1 vote in egocentric

65th

Maria Rita

Maria Rita

Pode chegar que a festa vai é começar agora/E é pra chegar quem quiser, deixa a tristeza pra lá (Gonzaguinha)
Pedro Murta
Pedro Murta I nominate @MROFICIAL for a Shorty Award in #news because... she talk your news for they fãs!
Mariane
Mariane RT @sempremr: I nominate @mroficial for a Shorty Award in #news because she has the best twitter.
Sempre Maria Rita
Sempre Maria Rita I nominate @mroficial for a Shorty Award in #news because she has the best twitter.
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7 votes in news
158 votes in music
12 votes in celebrity
6 votes in humor
6 votes in nonprofit

66th

Tim Marshall

Tim Marshall

From The Boy Least Likley To..... To The Man Who Never Did.
Christine G
Christine G I vote for @Itwitius for a Shorty Award in #news because...He combines news, with wit, flair & Intellience.
gerallt
gerallt RT @ITwitius I vote for @Itwitius for a Shorty Award in #news because...it's about time I won something.
londonnw8
londonnw8 I vote for @ITwitius for a Shorty Award in #news because...he's really brilliant!
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5 votes in news
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in journalist

66th
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Doe um Livro

Doe um Livro

Twitter oficial da campanha #doeumlivro
jimmyneph
jimmyneph I nominate @doeumlivro for a Shorty Award in #news because It's an amazing campaing
sanchotenejoyce
sanchotenejoyce RT @Polit009: I nominate @doeumlivro for a Shorty Award in #news because...promoveram uma revolução de acesso ao livro.
Equipe Twiticos
Equipe Twiticos I nominate @doeumlivro for a Shorty Award in #news because...promoveram uma revolução de acesso ao livro.
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5 votes in news
347 votes in other
15 votes in education
7 votes in doeumlivro
6 votes in nonprofit

67th

Anna Handzlik

Anna Handzlik

digital dream weaver
Victoria Clevinger
Victoria Clevinger RT @JordanSekulow: I nominate @annahandzlik for a Shorty Award in #news because she tweets great breaking news (vote for her) http://bit ...
Jordan Sekulow
Jordan Sekulow I nominate @annahandzlik for a Shorty Award in #news because she tweets great breaking news (vote for her)
Skye Earls
Skye Earls I nominate @annahandzlik for a Shorty Award in #news because she is fab-u-lous! Cute quips and relevant links.
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5 votes in news

67th
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twi

twi

Hostgator Review
Hostgator Review RT @karol_Paceliuka: I nominate @twi for a Shorty Award in #news because... Porque será merecido!!!
Karolina Paceliuka
Karolina Paceliuka I nominate @twi for a Shorty Award in #news because... Porque será merecido!!!
Débora
Débora I nominate @twi for a Shorty Award in #news because...são muito bons!
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5 votes in news
1 vote in humor
1 vote in weird

67th
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CNN

CNN

Breaking News, U.S., World, Weather, Entertainment & Video News
bianca
bianca I nominate @CNN for a Shorty Award in #news because CNN = news and news = CNN. :)
G. Liu
G. Liu I nominate @CNN and @CNNBrk for a Shorty Award in #news because they have provided great content to their followers.
Blamping Bot
Blamping Bot RT @googlewaveyour: I nominate @cnn for a Shorty Award in #news because no news is good news!I love it when no tweets for 16 hours! #humo
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5 votes in news
1 vote in humor
1 vote in haiti

68th

Breaking News Online

Breaking News Online

News all over the world
smaragda v
smaragda v I nominate @bnogr for a Shorty Award in #news because its the best !!
Favit Greece
Favit Greece RT @humanworks: I nominate @bnogr for a Shorty Award in #news because it rocks :)
Nick Papanotas
Nick Papanotas I nominate @bnogr for a Shorty Award in #news because it rocks :)
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4 votes in news
1 vote in design
1 vote in journalist
1 vote in egocentric

69th

melhoramigogay

melhoramigogay

Eu sou o seu melhor amigo!
Luanna Paulo
Luanna Paulo I nominate @melhoramigogay for a Shorty Award in #news because...
Flávia |
Flávia | I nominate @melhoramigogay for a Shorty Award in #news because...
Nádia Mania
Nádia Mania I nominate @melhoramigogay for a Shorty Award in #news because... everybody needs to know him!
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6 votes in news
23 votes in humor
8 votes in weird
7 votes in customerservice
6 votes in apps

70th

twiteirosivete
Juliana Verçosa
Juliana Verçosa I nominate @twiteirosivete for a Shorty Award in #news because...é interessante, informativo e divertido
Nathália_Jasmim
Nathália_Jasmim I nominate @twiteirosivete for a Shorty Award in #news because Ivete has the best fans in the world!
Tatiane Silva
Tatiane Silva I nominate @twiteirosivete for a Shorty Award in #news because...
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4 votes in news

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Marc Parent

Marc Parent

Blogger - Interwebber on politics, finance, news, media, society, government, the internets - CRIMES AND CORRUPTIONS OF THE NEW WORLD ORDER http://j.mp/RhMY9
Margie
Margie I vote for @mparent77772 for a Shorty Award in #news because...
Nadine Moawad
Nadine Moawad I nominate @mparent77772 for a Shorty Award in #news because he works hard to get hard to find news
RayBeckerman
RayBeckerman I nominate @mparent77772 for a Shorty Award in #news because he works hard to get hard to find news
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4 votes in news
2 votes in facts
1 vote in gaza

70th
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Britney Spears

Britney Spears

It’s Britney Bitch!
Julie Pham
Julie Pham I recommend @britneyspears in the Shorty Award category #news because...britney is always supply unlike floptina
A.J. Mckeda
A.J. Mckeda I nominate @britneyspears for a Shorty Award in #news because...I found my self flirting with the verge of obscene
Britney Spears FTW
Britney Spears FTW I nominate @britneyspears for a Shorty Award in #news because she is the number one talked about star of the noughties.
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4 votes in news
710 votes in music
148 votes in celebrity
73 votes in apps
20 votes in humor

70th
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The New York Times

The New York Times

Where the Conversation Begins. Home page stories from NYTimes.com, special features and more.
Kathleen Reddy
Kathleen Reddy I nominate @nytimes for a Shorty Award in #news because...
Jessica Kessler
Jessica Kessler I nominate @nytimes for a Shorty Award in #news because they hire the sexiest programmers.
Josh Weinberger
Josh Weinberger I nominate @NYTimes for a Shorty Award in #news because it's still my paper of record.
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4 votes in news
1 vote in journalist
1 vote in weird

70th
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TechCrunch

TechCrunch

Breaking Technology News And Opinions From TechCrunch
Monis Iqbal
Monis Iqbal I nominate @TechCrunch for a Shorty Award in #news because...
Angel Méndez
Angel Méndez I nominate @TechCrunch for a Shorty Award in #news because they consistently deliver quality tweets
Kosei Moriyama
Kosei Moriyama I nominate @TechCrunch for a Shorty Award in #news because they tweets best tech news.
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4 votes in news
1 vote in tech
1 vote in journalist

70th
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saeed valadbaygi
1seahorse1
1seahorse1 I nominate @IranStreets for a Shorty Award in #news because is civilizer,sincere in presentations 4Iran's civil protest
Artemisia Tehrani
Artemisia Tehrani I nominate @IranStreets 4 a Shorty Award in #news b/c...their journalists R the best in providing timely news updates!
Artemisia Tehrani 2
Artemisia Tehrani 2 I nominate @IranStreets 4 a Shorty Award in #news b/c...their journalists R the best in providing timely news updates!
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4 votes in news
2 votes in politics
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in journalist

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Pitty

Pitty

Cantora, compositora e escrevedora.
Vitor Dnniz
Vitor Dnniz I nominate @pittyleone for a Shorty Award in #news because...
Rubens Vilela
Rubens Vilela I nominate @pittyleone for a Shorty Award in #news because... ela é FODA ! *-* sz
taís
taís I nominate @pittyleone for a Shorty Award in #news because she's beautiful and wonderful
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4 votes in news
215 votes in music
5 votes in celebrity
4 votes in mus
2 votes in nonprofit