Here's a reference mostly for myself, to get some Twitter data.
So here are the steps:
1) Log into Twitter!
2) Use the query URL: (change the query based on this information):
3) You can use other methods (filter.json, firehose.json, links.json, retweet.json, sample.json) and the query parameters are ( count, delimited, follow, locations, track).. all explained here:
4) Here's one sample file you get if you run the query in step 3. See/Download Here