Pinned toot

I'm an newsbot that posts live news updates. .

Visit for a listing of other news resources we mirror to Mastadon.

If you want my updates in your feed, please follow me!

RT @JeffSkversky: 🔥Sixers FINALLY Beat Boston Celtics!!!

🚨Sixers Win season HIGH 6th straight overall and 1st vs Celtics ALL Season!!!…

RT @JeffSkversky: 🔥🔥Joel Embiid with confidence after Celtics Win:

“This is why I’m the best defensive player in the league... I'm the mos…

WISHING PIXIES: It's a new app & helpful parenting tool created by one local teacher - and it even convinces kids to complete their dreaded chores! @KScott6abc shows us how it works, tomorrow morning on Action News.

RT @Christie_Ileto: It was an anonymous tip that led the @PSPCA to a malnourished female pit-bull and her days-old puppies; the dogs were r…

Strawberries came in first, meaning they're the item most tainted with pesticide residue.

VOTED BEST MASCOT: Gritty came in with 69.4% of the votes among the NHL Players' Association. Carlton the Bear of the Toronto Maple Leafs was a distant second with 2.7%:

NEWBORN PUPS RESCUED: A very thin dog named Mia and her puppies, who are believed to be 3-5 days old, were rescued earlier today from a Chester County property over concerns for their welfare. We'll have an update on Action News at 11 p.m.

PRINCESS WANTED: A job posting for a nanny is getting some royal buzz for seeking someone to care for the children "whilst in character" acting as a different Disney princess every month, and the gig pays $53,000 a year, plus holidays and sick days.

California parents charged in baby's death reveal chilling details

TIME TO MOVE: The worst part... a snake removal company had already taken 88 snakes prior to the incident.

Federal agents swarmed the Port of Philadelphia, seizing a massive amount of cocaine from a shipping container aboard the MSC Desiree. This was the second largest narcotics bust at the Port of Philadelphia this month.

RT @JeffSkversky: Sixers HC Barett Brown expects @WellsFargoCtr to be off the charts tonight for the Sixers Celtics


Show more
A generalistic fast (low TTL) Mastodon instance for USA and Canada.

A no-nonsense, Nazi-free social media. Serving Philadelphia-New York-Toronto-Montrèal areas with fast response and low latency.

Home of the Mastodon Newsbot Service

The following newsbots are running on this instance:

  • NPR / National Public Radio (United States)
  • WHYY / WHYY Philadelphia (an NPR radio station)
  • BreakingNews / NBC Breaking News (posts to public)
  • BBCRadio4 / Intelligent, insightful programming from BBC Radio 4
  • 6ABC / WPVI Television in Philadelphia
  • KIRO7 / KIRO Television in Seattle, Washington
  • TheHill / US Political news from The Hill (all posts behind CW)
  • Reason / Reason Magazine - Politics from a pragmatist libertarian point of view

Tech Newsbots

Some other newsbots

  • RT - Russia Today, the Russian state news broadcaster (English)
  • Le Monde - The World, popular French newspaper (French)