TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016, 4:57 P.M.
President-elect Donald Trump tweeted: “Boeing is building a brand new 747 Air Force One for future presidents, but costs are out of control, more than $4 billion. Cancel order!” How …
SUNDAY, DEC. 4, 2016
Many of Donald Trump’s supporters applaud his communication style, saying it bypasses the mainstream media filter. That’s one way to look at it. Another is that it allows him to …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016
When the president-elect says there is voter fraud, the public cannot simply shrug it off. It undermines the foundation of our republic.
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016
There is, in fact, a news platform that specializes in gathering and disseminating non-fake news. So committed are its people to this mission that some have been known to risk, …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 7:53 A.M.
Twitter CEO and co-founder Jack Dorsey says the social media platform accidentally suspended his account.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016
Generally, people don’t like being played for fools, but when you’re politically motivated to believe what you see, critical thinking skills can go by the wayside.
FRIDAY, NOV. 18, 2016, 6:09 P.M.
Police have identified a suspect in a shooting outside a downtown Seattle convenience store that wounded five people.
FRIDAY, NOV. 18, 2016, 4 A.M.
Any prominent player or coach in a winning football program can expect a near-constant stream of communication from fans, well wishers, family members and the like.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 16, 2016, 10:40 A.M.
Twitter has suspended the accounts of several prominent members of the so-called “alt-right” in an apparent purge.
TUESDAY, NOV. 15, 2016, 8:17 A.M.
Twitter, long criticized as a hotbed for online harassment, is expanding ways to curb the amount of abuse users see and making it easier to report such conduct.
SATURDAY, NOV. 12, 2016, 2:50 P.M.
Donald Trump may take a victory tour to states that elected him president, an aide said Saturday, as boisterous protests unfolded outside the tower where he holed up with members …
THURSDAY, OCT. 27, 2016, 10:59 A.M.
Twitter, seemingly unable to find a buyer and losing money, is cutting about 9 percent of its employees worldwide.
TUESDAY, OCT. 25, 2016, 11:14 A.M.
National Intelligence Director James Clapper says it appears that a “non-state actor” was behind a massive cyberattack last week that briefly blocked access to websites including Twitter and Netflix.
FRIDAY, OCT. 21, 2016, 9:38 A.M.
Someone attacked a key part of the Internet’s infrastructure Friday morning, causing some major services such as Twitter, Spotify and Airbnb to be inaccessible for some users.
TUESDAY, OCT. 18, 2016, 4:57 P.M.
I, like, many Twitter users, watched with interest as the social network’s shares fell off a cliff last week when Salesforce – believed to be Twitter’s most enthusiastic suitor in …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 30, 2016, 7:30 P.M.
Donald Trump came under intense scrutiny Friday after he disparaged former Miss Universe Alicia Machado in a series of scathing early morning statements on Twitter, including an accusation that she …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 23, 2016, 3:45 P.M.
Shares of Twitter Inc. surged Friday after reports that the social media company could receive a formal bid soon. Citing unnamed sources, CNBC reported that Twitter has received “expressions of …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 23, 2016, 10:26 A.M.
The Seattle Mariners suspended reserve catcher Steve Clevenger for the rest of the season without pay Friday in the wake of his tweets regarding a recent police shooting in Charlotte, …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 16, 2016, 8:36 P.M.
The NFL’s first prime-time game broadcast on Twitter reached an audience of 2.1 million on the social media site Thursday night.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 14, 2016, 6:36 P.M.
A new Twitter app is coming to Xbox One, Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV, where viewers will be able to watch NFL games on Thursday nights.
SUNDAY, AUG. 28, 2016
I have astonishment fatigue. Every day this summer, I’m newly and horribly astonished at what we humans dish out to each other. Wednesday it was Leslie Jones’ website being hacked, …
THURSDAY, AUG. 18, 2016, 12:51 P.M.
Twitter said Thursday it has suspended 360,000 accounts since mid-2015 for violating its policies banning the promotion of terrorism and violent extremism.
TUESDAY, AUG. 2, 2016, 4:59 P.M.
The new Miss Teen USA calls her use of racist language on social media a “careless mistake,” saying she was influenced by friends.
MONDAY, JULY 18, 2016, 10:54 A.M.
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Pioneering astronaut John Glenn is being showered with birthday recognition by people on social media, NASA and residents in his home state of Ohio. The first American …
FRIDAY, JULY 8, 2016, 10:45 A.M.
A former Illinois congressman said Friday he’s standing by a Twitter post he sent after the fatal shooting of police officers in Dallas in which he said President Barack Obama …
MONDAY, JULY 4, 2016, 1:16 P.M.
Donald Trump is blaming the press for the fuss over an anti-Hillary Clinton tweet that appeared to depict the Star of David atop a pile of cash.
FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016, 5:42 P.M.
Amid reports that more than 32 million Twitter logins and passwords are for sale online, the company on Friday said it was not attacked, but that it had to freeze …
TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 2016, 7:52 P.M.
The NFL has “engaged law enforcement” to see how its Twitter account was hacked with a post purporting that commissioner Roger Goodell had died.
TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 2016, 3:10 P.M.
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has been trying to get the struggling tech firm back on track this year, but apparently the clock is ticking. If the company doesn’t attract more …
TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2016, 2:50 P.M.
The European Union reached an agreement Tuesday with some of the world’s biggest social media firms, including Facebook and Twitter, on ways to combat the spread of hate speech online.