Maya Rajamani
August 06, 2020 - 11:30 pm
Twitter will start adding labels to accounts belonging to “key government officials,” as well as state-affiliated media companies and their senior staff members, the company said Thursday.
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July 31, 2020 - 5:26 pm
A 17-year-old Florida male, a 19-year-old British man and a 22-year-old Florida man have been arrested in connection to the widespread Twitter hack earlier this month of high-profile accounts.
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July 15, 2020 - 5:28 pm
A flood of high-profile celebrities and politicians had their Twitter accounts hacked Wednesday afternoon as part of an apparent bitcoin scam.
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Johnny Lopez
July 10, 2020 - 2:53 pm
Billionaire Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is donating a portion of his fortune to help fund a universal basic income project. Dorsey shared the news of his six-figure contribution on Twitter, naturally.
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Josh Allen
WBEN Newsroom
December 17, 2019 - 7:38 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - We're all excited about the success of the playoff-bound Buffalo Bills and now the Albright Knox Art Gallery is in on the excitement after being challenged by a Twitter handle to display a Josh Allen selfie in the gallery. Hang this up in the @AlbrightKnox .
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Tom Puckett
July 30, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) When prices for Facebook and Twitter plummeted last week, some were concerned about the recent skepticism over trusting these sites. One expert says the stall in user growth is because there's already a high number of users. "I think it's more about user growth stalling than...
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May 29, 2018 - 2:11 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — ABC canceled its hit reboot of “Roseanne” on Tuesday following star Roseanne Barr’s racist tweet that referred to former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett as a product of the Muslim Brotherhood and the “Planet of the Apes.” ABC Entertainment President Channing Dungey said the comment “...
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WGR 550
April 27, 2018 - 11:08 am
By: Sal Cappaccio ( @SalSports ) ORCHARD PARK, NY (WGR/WBEN) - Less than 24 hours before the Bills made Wyoming’s Josh Allen their highest-drafted quarterback in team history, several offensive tweets he sent while still in high school were discovered and brought to light. According to Yahoo!...
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Washington, DC (WBEN) - Political pundits have pointed to the response to Syria's alleged chemical weapons attack as a moment that would define the Trump Presidency. Wednesday morning, the President responded on Twitter. "Russia vows to shoot down any and all missiles fired at Syria. Get ready...
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Mike Baggerman
March 23, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – There’s plenty of excitement for the community as the University at Buffalo’s Women’s Basketball Team prepares for their biggest challenge yet this Saturday. The Bulls battle the defending national champions, the South Carolina Gamecocks, in the Sweet 16 matchup. Buffalo,...
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