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FAFSA Faces Backlash For ‘Help Me. I’m Poor’ Tweet

The federal financial aid agency has apologized for an insensitive tweet posted on Tuesday night seemingly mocking “poor” college students.

06/25/2014

Delta has deleted its tweet that referenced giraffes in Ghana. Giraffes aren't native to Ghana.

Delta Says Sorry For ‘Inappropriate’ World Cup Tweet About Ghana

Delta Air Lines Inc. is apologizing for a tweet meant to congratulate the U.S. soccer team for its win over Ghana but which critics say was ignorant or offensive.

06/17/2014

Peshmerga military make their way through a Kurdish Check point on June 14, 2014 in Kalak, Iraq. (credit: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

ISIS Launches Twitter App For Android Phones

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria has taken its offensive to a different platform – social media.

06/17/2014

Photoshop provided, obviously, by @TweetMaravich

CNN Confuses Kevin McCarthy with U.S. House Majority Whip

The Twitter account of CNN’s “The Lead” — hosted by Jake Tapper — finally confused U.S. House Majority Whip Leader Kevin McCarthy with Fox News entertainment reporter Kevin McCarthy.

06/11/2014

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Tweet Takes Advantage of Security Flaw, Shuts Down TweetDeck

A tweet containing computer code has propagated itself through Twitter by taking advantage of a security flaw in the company’s TweetDeck application.

06/11/2014

The mysterious @IHidTheCash Twitter user plans to give away money in Baltimore. (credit: Jim MacKay/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Mysterious Twitter Cash Giveaway Headed to Baltimore

A philanthropist tweeting clues to find hidden money in Washington is taking their generosity northward to Baltimore.

06/11/2014

Twitter's Joel Lunenfeld (left), vice president of global brand strategy, and Guy Yalif, head of global product marketing, speak with journalists after  a press conference in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo credit: YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images)

Facebook, Twitter Brace For World Cup Fever

This year’s World Cup will play out on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and messaging apps like WhatsApp just as it progresses in stadiums from Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro.

06/10/2014

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CIA’s Twitter Followers Rapidly Growing After Witty First Tweet

The mystery of the CIA grew a little bit larger Friday when the intelligence agency officially joined the Twitterverse.

06/06/2014

International Space Station (credit: Paolo Nespoli - ESA/NASA via Getty Images)

Md. Man On the International Space Station Tweets With Boyish Delight About Space

U.S. Navy Lt. Commander G. Reid Wiseman, who was born and raised in the Baltimore area, launched from Kazakhstan to the International Space Station on May 29.

06/05/2014

An Obama administration official has taken issue with Americans’ immediate reactions and harsh criticisms of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl’s recent release from Taliban custody in exchange for five high-level members being held at Guantanamo Bay. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Admin Official: What If Bergdahl’s Platoon Was ‘Long On Psychopaths And Short On Leadership?’

An Obama administration official has taken issue with Americans’ immediate reactions and harsh criticisms of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl’s recent release from Taliban custody.

06/05/2014

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