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FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pauses while testifying before a House Energy and Commerce hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington about the use of Facebook data to target American voters in the 2016 election and data privacy. Zuckerberg plans to tell Congress Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, that the company’s planned Libra cryptocurrency won’t launch unless all U.S. regulators approve. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
Facebook says Libra won't launch without US approvalFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg plans to tell Congress Wednesday that the company's planned Libra cryptocurrency won't launch unless U.S. regulators approve
The Associated Press8 hours ago
FILE - In this June 11, 2019, file photo New York Attorney General Letitia James speaks during a news conference in New York. A state-level antitrust investigation launched last month into Facebook now has the backing of a bipartisan group of 47 attorneys general, James said Tuesday, Oct. 22. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
47 attorneys general back antitrust probe into FacebookA state-level antitrust investigation into Facebook now has the backing of a bipartisan group of 47 attorneys general
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - In this April 3, 2019, file photo characters from Disney and Fox movies are displayed behind Cathleen Taff, president of distribution, franchise management, business and audience insight for Walt Disney Studios during the Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures presentation at CinemaCon 2019, the official convention of the National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Verizon is offering new and current customers a free year of Disney+ as the battle for streaming customers heats up. The offer extends to certain new and existing 4G and 5G customers as well as new Verizon Fios and 5G home internet customers. The promotion begins Nov. 12. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
Verizon offers free year of Disney Plus in swipe at NetflixVerizon is offering new and current customers a free year of Disney Plus as the battle for streaming customers heats up
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at Georgetown University, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
UK lawmaker challenges Facebook on political adsAn influential British lawmaker has challenged Facebook's new effort to safeguard elections, warning the company that the changes will place a heavy constraint on their ability to combat misinformation
The Associated Press18 hours ago
FILE - This Jan. 11, 2018 file photo shows Alexis Bledel at the 23rd annual Critics' Choice Awards in Santa Monica, Calif. Cybersecurity firm McAfee on Monday crowned Bledel the most dangerous celebrity on the internet in 2019. No other celebrity was more likely to land users on websites that carry viruses or malware.  (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
The most dangerous celebrity online is revealedActress Alexis Bledel has been named the most dangerous celebrity online by cybersecurity firm McAfee
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this May 17, 2019, file photo, a car leaves a Shell station after getting gas in Sacramento, Calif. California Gov. Gavin Newsom requested on Monday, Oct. 21, that state Attorney General Xavier Becerra investigate whether the retail gasoline industry is engaging in false advertising or price fixing to charge drivers more at the pump. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
California governor wants investigation of high gas pricesGov. Gavin Newsom has asked California's attorney general to investigate why the state's gas prices are so high
The Associated Press1 day ago
Man sentenced for hacking LA court systemA man who hacked Los Angeles County court computers, sent 2 million malicious phishing emails and stole hundreds of credit card numbers has been sentenced in Los Angeles
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this April 23, 2018, file photo, the logo for ExxonMobil appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. New York’s attorney general is accusing Exxon Mobil of lying to investors about how profitable the company will remain as governments impose stricter regulations to combat global warming. The lawsuit is set to go to trial Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
Exxon trial probes how oil giant accounts for climate changeNew York's attorney general is accusing Exxon Mobil of lying to investors about how profitable the company will remain as governments impose stricter regulations designed to combat global warming
The Associated Press1 day ago
An autonomous underwater vehicle carrying high frequency sonar images of the Japanese aircraft carrier Akagi is loaded onto the research vessel Petrel, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, off Midway Atoll in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. The crew of the Petrel confirmed a ship they found was the flagship carrier Akagi based on its measurements and location. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones)
Researchers find 2nd warship from WWII Battle of MidwayA group of deep-sea researchers looking for sunken World War II ships have found a second Japanese aircraft carrier that went down in the Pacific during the historic Battle of Midway
The Associated Press1 day ago
One of two large cranes from the Hard Rock Hotel construction collapse is seen hanging over the edge above Canal Street in this aerial photo after crashing down, after being detonated for implosion in New Orleans, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
Correction: Crane Demolition storyCorrection: Crane Demolition story
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2019, file photo Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at Georgetown University in Washington. With just over a year left until the 2020 U.S. presidential election, Facebook is stepping up its efforts to ensure it is not used as a tool to interfere in politics and democracies around the world. Facebook said Monday, Oct. 21, that it will also label state-controlled media as such, label fact -checks more clearly and invest $2 million in media literacy projects. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)
Facebook ramps up election security efforts ahead of 2020With just over a year left until the 2020 U.S. presidential election, Facebook is stepping up its efforts to ensure it is not used as a tool to interfere in politics and democracies around the world
The Associated Press1 day ago
Genre-bending bio of Thomas Edison is highly illuminatingEdmund Morris' genre-bending bio of Thomas Edison is highly illuminating
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Search for small plane missing near North Carolina airportA search for a small plane continues in a densely forested state park near Raleigh-Durham International Airport, where air traffic controllers lost contact with the aircraft as it prepared to land
The Associated Press1 day ago
US: Russian hackers use Iranians to mask their identitiesThe United States and the U.K. say they have exposed how a group of Russian hackers hijacked the tools of their Iranian counterparts to attack dozens of countries around the world
The Associated Press1 day ago
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