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Government requests for Twitter information climb

Twitter on Thursday released a new transparency report showing a steady rise in government requests for information from the globally popular...

Polish '#eatapples' Twitter campaign bites back at Russia

Poles launched a Twitter campaign on Thursday urging countrymen to "#eatapples to spite Putin" a day after Russia slapped an embargo on Polish...

Twitter smashes expectations, stock soars

Twitter exceeded Wall Street's forecasts on everything from quarterly revenues, earnings, user growth, and money made per user, sending the stock...

Pakistani mob attacks minority Muslims, kills 3

A Pakistani mob burned down several homes belonging to the minority Ahmadi sect in the country's east, killing a woman and her two granddaughters in...

LeBron deep-sixes number will be No. 23 with Cavs

LeBron James will go back to wearing jersey No. 23 in his return to Cleveland. James tweeted "23 it is! It's only right I go back. 2 3=6 We still...

Oops! EPA goes off topic, tweets about Kardashian

The Environmental Protection Agency's fight to clean up water pollution got a splash of pop culture Tuesday, thanks to an Internet flub involving...

US Embassy apologies to Ghana leader for tweet

The U. S. Embassy in Ghana is apologizing after a staff member sent what's being described as "an errant tweet" criticizing the president from the...

Kenya military Twitter account hacked

The Twitter account run by Kenya's military was taken over by hackers claiming to be from the international activist collective Anonymous, a military...

Reactions to the death of James Garner

"Jim was a mentor to me and a friend, and I will miss him." — Tom Selleck, who early in his career guest‑starred on Garner's series "The...