Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg Says Users Should Combat TerrorismA Facebook executive is encouraging social media users to help combat terror in a unique way.
Widow of American Military Contractor Killed by ISIS Files Lawsuit Against TwitterThe widow of an American military contractor killed in Jordan by ISIS last year filed a lawsuit Wednesday against Twitter, claiming that the San Francisco-based social media company allows terrorist groups to use its site to spread extremist propaganda.
FBI Says Refugees Used Social Media To Plan Fight In SyriaAn Iraqi man bragged about his experience fighting in Syria and the skills he developed as a teenage insurgent as he urged a fellow Iraqi refugee in the U.S. to join him in what both hoped would be martyrdom, according to documents filed in federal court.
Iraqi Refugees Arrested In Sacramento, Houston As Part Of Terror ProbeTwo people have been arrested in Sacramento and Houston as part of an investigation into terrorist activities, authorities said.
US Official Says Wife In San Bernardino Massacre Pledged ISIS AllegianceU.S. officials have confirmed that Syed Rizwan Farook’s wife pledged an allegiance to ISIS using a Facebook alias and then deleted postings.
Bono on Terrorism: Don’t ‘Become a Monster to Defeat a Monster’"ISIS and these kinds of extremists are a death cult. We’re a life cult." - Bono of U2, reports Alice@97.3
Facebook Reportedly Blocked Account Of SF Woman Named IsisA San Francisco woman claims her Facebook account was temporarily blocked because of her first name: Isis.
Sen. Feinstein Voices Criticism Of Pres. Obama’s ISIS StrategySen. Dianne Feinstein of California, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, is criticizing President Barack Obama’s strategy for defeating ISIS.
More Than 100 Killed In Deadly Paris Attacks, French Police SayA series of unprecedented attacks on popular night spots killed more than 100 people in the deadliest violence to strike France since World War II, officials said.
Retweets Can Be Seen As Endorsements In Criminal InvestigationsTwitter users beware: retweeting can be seen by the government as endorsements, and even evidence in criminal investigations.
ISIS Threatens To Kill Twitter Founder, Employees Over Blocked AccountsThe Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is making new death threats against Twitter founder Jack Dorsey and employees after the social media site took down accounts allegedly belonging to the terrorist group.
Central Valley Family Says Relative Was Among Christians Abducted By ISIS In SyriaA Central Valley couple said they believe their brother was among as many as 150 Christians abducted from a village by Islamic State militants.