Twitter Settles Privacy Charges With U.s.

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Privately held microblogging service Twitter has agreed to a settlement with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission over charges that it put customers privacy at risk by failing to safeguard their personal information.

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