Following the official announcement by the Islamic State’s media arm Amaq News Agency claiming the attack committed by Omar Mateen in Orlando, Florida, that killed 50, jihadists celebrated online.
Islamic State sympathizers on Twitter have begun to tweet anti-LGBT messages with the hashtag #Pulse following the shooting at the Orlando nightclub where 50 people were killed by gunman Omar Mateen.
Hackers are targeting ISIS Twitter accounts by following them with “pornbots,” pornographic accounts that show graphic, sexual images in their avatars but rarely tweet and therefore cannot be marked as “spam.”
The NFL Twitter account was mysteriously hacked, posting false information about Roger Goodell.
MMA fighter Kimbo Slice died Monday night. There has been an outpouring of condolences on social media. Read some of the tweets here.
al-Shabaab, the al-Qaeda affiliate in Somalia, has allegedly attacked the Ambassador Hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia on the busy Maka al-Mukarama Road.
British Islamic State jihadi propagandist Sally Jones, aka Umm Hussain al-Britani, returned briefly to Twitter today to harass New York Times reporter Rukmini Callimachi and threaten Central London.
Bob Dylan’s 75th birthday is a cause for celebration. Here are some of the tweets celebrating his legacy in various ways.
While no terrorist group has yet to claim official responsibility for the believed bombing of EgyptAir Flight 804 from Paris to Cairo, Islamic State sympathizers have been tweeting about it on Twitter.
A video posted on YouTube alleges to show missing plane EgyptAir Flight 804 crashing in a ball of fire. The video was shared on Twitter by user HKN and was posted to YouTube by user 2016KEXY.
Authorities in France are investigating the death of a young woman who apparently live-streamed her own death on the app Periscope while jumping in front of a train at Egly, Essone.
An anonymous Twitter account allegedly started by a female student claims that she was gang raped at Spelman College in Atlanta by Morehouse College men. Read the original tweet story here.