03/06/14 05:45 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Publication has been canceled for a planned book based on a popular and anonymous Twitter feed about Goldman Sachs and the financial industry. Touchstone, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, announced Thursday it would not release John Lefevre's "Straight to Hell: True Tales of...
By James Jay Carafano | 02/24/14 08:47 AM
It's no surprise that the military wants to take social networking to the Long War. Digital media tools have been transforming almost everything from how we pray to how we buy. It was only a matter to time before Twitter was brought to bear on matters of war and peace.
02/23/14 05:15 AM
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — One of the co-founders of Twitter will speak in Omaha this spring at a conference on entrepreneurship. Evan Williams is one of the speakers scheduled to appear at the Big Omaha conference May 7-9. Williams is a Nebraska native who helped create Twitter and has launched...
02/19/14 04:15 AM
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Media reports say close to 80,000 people have stopped following Turkey's president on Twitter after he signed a controversial bill increasing government controls over the Internet into law. Abdullah Gul, who has more than 4 million followers on Twitter, announced in a...
By Charlie Spiering | 02/13/14 12:16 PM
Americans living on the East Coast have been hit with heavy snow and ice storms this week. What better time to promote Obamacare?
By Justin Green | 02/10/14 01:29 PM
Tweets of the week, as selected by the editors of the Washington Examiner.
02/06/14 04:30 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE General Motors Co., down 1 cent to $35.23 The automaker spent heavily to account for economic turmoil in Europe and its quarterly earnings fell short...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/06/14 12:02 PM
Social media giant Twitter on Thursday criticized measures governing how much information communications companies can provide about federal national security requests and said it was considering “legal options” to press for “greater transparency.”
By Justin Green | 01/27/14 11:14 AM
A selection of tweets from the past week, as chosen by the editors of the Washington Examiner.
By Associated Press | 01/27/14 10:35 AM
Employers would be prohibited from demanding access to a worker's social media accounts under legislation pending in Rhode Island General Assembly.
By Paul Bedard | 01/23/14 01:30 PM
Showing that there is no end to what the Obama administration will spy on, the Environmental Protection Agency has developed a plan to chart the flu by mining the social website Twitter for tweets on diarrhea, vomiting, nausea and the bug. The agency is shopping for a company that can search...
By Charlie Spiering | 01/22/14 11:34 AM
A day after the White House announced that President Obama would be meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican, the pontiff tweeted support for the March for Life protest against abortion in Washington, D.C.
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