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3 killed, 1 injured in San Bernardino elementary school shooting

Initial reports are calling it a murder-suicide.

On Apr 10, 2017 by Ana Valens

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Multiple people dead, injured in shooting at Oregon community college

The identity of the shooter is not yet known.

On Oct 1, 2015 by Andrew Couts

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Georgia newspaper burned by fake story about the sun exploding

That was a close one.

On Jun 15, 2015 by Miles Klee

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Actor Robin Williams found dead at 63

The actor was found in his California home at 11:55 am local time.

On Aug 11, 2014 by Rae Votta

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Twitter tells the story of the Reynolds High School shooting

Even the vice chair of the school board had turned to Twitter for updates.

On Jun 10, 2014 by Patrick Howell O'Neill

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Reddit testing live reporting feature

Reddit has always broken news; now it's just trying to organize it. 

On Feb 25, 2014 by Fernando Alfonso III

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Twitter is finally figuring out how to turn data into dollars

Twitter is sitting on a goldmine. The gold is all our tweets. And now, the extraction process has begun. 

On Feb 12, 2014 by Kate Knibbs

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Twitter is about to get even better at breaking news

Breaking news: Twitter has a new tool for breaking news. 

On Jan 29, 2014 by Kate Knibbs

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Twitter reportedly close to announcing ‘edit’ feature, with a few catches

Nobody's perfect—especially not online.

On Dec 16, 2013 by Miles Klee

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12 dead in shooting at Aurora, Colo., theater

A shooter opened fire on theatergoers during a midnight premiere of The Dark Knight Rises.

On Jul 20, 2012 by Michelle Jaworski