Trump rally bomb threat tweet draws charges for Connecticut man, 20

Apr 25, 2016

Trump rally bomb threat tweet draws charges for Connecticut man, 20

A 20-year-old man is facing charges after authorities say he tweeted out a bomb threat during a Donald Trump rally in Connecticut on Saturday. Connecticut State Police say the U.S. Secret Service contacted them Saturday afternoon after they say Sean Morkys posted on Twitter, ...

Eyewitnesses to Kumamoto quakes on social media

Apr 16, 2016

Eyewitnesses to Kumamoto quakes on social media

The strongest quake in Japan since March 2011, registering 7 on the Japanese seismic scale, shook Kumamoto Prefecture on the evening of April 14 with another major quake striking in the early hours of April 16. Here is a selection of reactions and reports ...

Twitter to stream for free Thursday night NFL games

Apr 6, 2016

Twitter to stream for free Thursday night NFL games

The National Football League said it had chosen Twitter as its exclusive global partner for streaming its Thursday night games during the 2016 regular season. Twitter Inc., whose shares were little changed at midday, will stream 10 games for free, the NFL said in ...

Jeb Bush gun photo ignites Twitter storm

Feb 17, 2016

Jeb Bush gun photo ignites Twitter storm

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush won Twitter for a few hours on Tuesday after posting a photograph of a handgun under the one-word caption “America.” His tweet prompted a flood of praise, outrage and dripping sarcasm. The former Florida governor — who didn’t immediately ...