- Branford police probe officer's Facebook posts Updated: Mar-12-14 10:25 am
- Facebook headquarters cleared after false threat Updated: Mar-12-14 7:56 am
- At tech fest: 3D printers, bitcoin and 'Titanfall' Updated: Mar-11-14 7:07 pm
- Forecasters run social media 'tornado drill' Updated: Mar-11-14 4:43 pm
- Pros, cons of online gaming weighed by Mass. panel Updated: Mar-11-14 3:17 pm
- Turkish PM backtracks on social media ban threat Updated: Mar-11-14 8:50 am
- AP source: Cardinals to release LG Colledge Updated: Mar-10-14 9:24 pm
- 'Burger King baby' now seeks birth mom on Facebook Updated: Mar-10-14 7:49 pm
- Black Twitter flexing muscles on and offline Updated: Mar-10-14 5:45 pm
- Minnesota GOP lawmaker apologizes for NBA tweet Updated: Mar-10-14 4:16 pm
- France's Sarkozy: Secret recordings cloud future Updated: Mar-10-14 2:31 pm
- Nashville schools to lift social media ban Updated: Mar-10-14 10:40 am
- At 50, landmark libel case relevant in digital age Updated: Mar-08-14 1:46 pm
- Worker under fire for Facebook comment about dog Updated: Mar-08-14 12:40 pm
- Va. council member sued for social media post Updated: Mar-08-14 11:28 am
- AP source: Saints tell Sproles he won't return Updated: Mar-07-14 10:44 pm
- Daughter of Okla. governor defends headdress photo Updated: Mar-07-14 6:50 pm
- Snowden, Assange top bill at Texas tech gathering Updated: Mar-07-14 4:50 pm
- Samsung introduces free streaming radio service Updated: Mar-07-14 2:00 pm
- Facebook post leads to arrest in sex solicit case Updated: Mar-07-14 8:20 am
- Turkish PM threatens to ban Facebook, YouTube Updated: Mar-07-14 6:55 am
- Book on Twitter feed about Goldman Sachs canceled Updated: Mar-06-14 3:49 pm
- Florida student mistaken for teen who sued parents Updated: Mar-06-14 8:52 am
- US attorney in Tulsa launches Twitter account Updated: Mar-06-14 4:08 am
- US companies spend heavily on big mergers in 2014 Updated: Mar-05-14 7:08 pm
BRANFORD, Connecticut - A Branford police officer has sparked an internal affairs investigation for saying he wanted to storm someone's house and seize their gun during aFacebook exchange with gun rights supporters.
MENLO PARK, California - Police flooded Facebook's headquarters in Northern California to investigate a threat they later found wasn't credible.
AUSTIN, Texas - Bitcoin, 3-D printed candy and George Takei, the Star Trek-actor-turned-Facebook-phenomenon, are among the attractions this week at the South By Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, where the geek set is slowly filing out to make room for hordes of musicians descending on the city.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Melody Holeman has no TV and lives in such a rural part of the Oklahoma Panhandle that she can't even pick up a signal on the weather radio that the Red Cross gave her.
BOSTON - The head of the state's gambling commission suggested on Tuesday that lawmakers hold off on key decisions about Internet gambling until after the panel completes the process of awarding casino licenses in Massachusetts.
ANKARA, Turkey - Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has backtracked on a threat to shut down Facebook and YouTube in Turkey.
In 1986, a newborn wrapped in a red sweater was found abandoned in the bathroom of a fast-food restaurant. Nearly three decades later, the baby is all grown up and looking for her biological mother, and tens of thousands of people are trying to help.
WASHINGTON - Michael Dunn's conviction of attempted murder - but not actual murder - in the shooting death of black teenager Jordan Davis prompted the creation of hashtag #dangerousblackkids on Twitter. Users posted photos of black babies and toddlers, spoofing the fear that Dunn testified he felt before opening fire on a car full of teens at a convenience store.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A Minnesota lawmaker apologized Monday for his tweet about NBA players that some saw as racist, saying he was rightly held accountable for inaccurate stereotyping.
PARIS - Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy and his pop-star-supermodel wife have always thrived under the public gaze. But recent scrutiny has given even this French glamour couple reason to squirm.
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Metro Nashville schools are planning to lift a ban on social media.
WASHINGTON - Singer Courtney Love hadn't been born and tweeting was reserved for birds when The New York Times won a landmark libel case at the Supreme Court in 1964.
PHOENIX - Supporters hoping to save a dog who bit a boy from being euthanized are calling for the firing of a Maricopa County animal control employee who made fun of their efforts on Facebook.
COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Virginia - A former candidate for Hopewell sheriff has filed a lawsuit against a member of the City Council, claiming she defamed her when she linked her to a hate group.
NEW ORLEANS - A person familiar with the situation says Darren Sproles has been informed that the Saints will release him if they are unable to trade him before free agency begins.
OKLAHOMA CITY - The daughter of Oklahoma's governor, who is part of a punk band and has posed for revealing photos at the state mansion, defended herself Friday after posting a photo of herself in a Native American headdress that critics called insensitive.
AUSTIN, Texas - Surveillance. Online privacy. Robots. Food processing. Wearable computers. To get a sense of what's on the minds of the tech industry's thinkers, leaders and tinkerers, it's a good idea to head to Austin, Texas, rather than Silicon Valley this time of the year.
NEW YORK - Samsung on Friday unveiled a new free music service for its phones that it touts as a significant improvement from the apps already on the market.
SAN MATEO, California - Authorities say a Facebook post has led to the arrest of a man allegedly trying to solicit sex from teenagers in the San Francisco Bay Area.
ANKARA, Turkey - Turkey's prime minister has threatened drastic steps to censor the Internet, including shutting down Facebook and YouTube, where audio recordings of his alleged conversations suggesting corruption have been leaked in the past weeks, dealing him a major blow ahead of this month's local elections.
NEW YORK - Publication has been canceled for a planned book based on a popular and anonymous Twitter feed about Goldman Sachs and the financial industry.
TAMPA, Florida - A 22-year-old University of South Florida student found herself on the wrong end of a social media frenzy involving a teenager with the same name who made headlines for suing her parents.
TULSA, Oklahoma - The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Oklahoma has launched its official Twitter account.
NEW YORK - So far, 2014 is looking like the year of the big deal.