Can anyone create a Twitter account and become their own "news outlet"?

There s a news account on Twitter I know, it s not verified and claims to be run by "independent journalists". It s clearly run by amateurs who pick and choose the stories to suit their narrative and ignore those which go against it, even posting blatantly distorted facts if it suits them. Regardless,... show more There s a news account on Twitter I know, it s not verified and claims to be run by "independent journalists". It s clearly run by amateurs who pick and choose the stories to suit their narrative and ignore those which go against it, even posting blatantly distorted facts if it suits them. Regardless, they have almost 115,000 followers.

Can ANYONE just create a Twitter account, call it "(something) News" and purport to be a genuine news outlet?
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