Crackdown On 'Bots' Sweeps Up People Who Tweet OftenTwitter and other sites also have targeted automated or robot-like accounts known as bots, which authorities say were used to cloak efforts by foreign governments and political bad actors in the 2016 elections.
Man Hit By Car Attempting 'In My Feelings' ChallengeA Florida man's attempt at the "In My Feelings" challenge went horribly wrong when he was hit by a car during the stunt.
Man Claims Florist Refused To Serve His Same-Sex WeddingA same-sex couple in Indiana is claiming that a local florist refused to serve them and their upcoming wedding.
US official: Russia Using Social Media To Divide AmericansThe U.S. homeland security secretary said on Saturday there are no signs that Russia is targeting this year's midterm elections with the same "scale or scope" it targeted the 2016 presidential election.
California Considers Creating A Fake News Advisory GroupCalifornia is considering creating a "fake news" advisory group in order to monitor information posted and spread on social media.
Raccoon Scales Skyscraper, Becomes An Instant Social Media StarA raccoon spotted in Minnesota Tuesday morning scaled a building and is now 20 stories up.
Teen Says She Can't Walk At Graduation Over Social Media CommentsShe posted critical comments about her education at St. Mary's High School online, and now she says the school is banning her from the ceremony.
Photo Of Good Samaritan Shading Woman With Umbrella Goes ViralA simple act of kindness has turned a good Samaritan in Houston into a local celebrity thanks to one photo.
West Sacramento Launching Controversial Program Watching Public's Social Media PostsThe pilot project gives city leaders a look at what's trending in the city, whether it's good or bad. It's also creating privacy concerns around how the data is being used.
Facebook Blames A 'Bug' For Not Deleting Your Deleted Videosa user downloaded their Facebook archive and was surprised to find several recordings that had been made years earlier and supposedly deleted.
How Will Social Media Influence The 2018 Elections?Online activism may also be motivating candidates to spend more money and energy on digital ads and engagement.
Waitress' Simple Act Of Kindness Wins Her A College ScholarshipAmid clanking plates, a sizzling grill and customers on the go, an elderly man timidly asked Williams to cut his ham. She did.