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DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers
April 20th, 2018. 7:40 PM

The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T and Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless carriers

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Markets Right Now: Slumping tech stocks weigh on US indexes
April 20th, 2018. 4:10 PM

A slump in big technology stocks helped pull U.S. indexes lower on Wall Street, extending the market's modest losses from a day earlier.

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UK teen jailed for targeting CIA chief's phone, email
April 20th, 2018. 11:57 AM

A British teenager has been jailed for two years for compromising the email and phone accounts of senior U.S. government officials in what a judge called acts of "cyber-terrorism."

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SunTrust warns 1.5 million clients of potential data breach
April 20th, 2018. 9:24 AM

SunTrust says 1.5 million clients' data potentially compromised in following employee theft

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As doors close in the US, China's Huawei shifts to Europe
April 19th, 2018. 11:52 PM

As doors close in the US, Chinese telecoms and smartphone giant Huawei shifts focus to Europe

As doors close in the US, China's Huawei shifts to Europe
Cybersecurity expert's case delayed as new details emerge
April 19th, 2018. 4:39 PM

Attorneys for a British cybersecurity expert credited with stopping a computer virus got more time to prepare for arguments on whether to suppress statements he made to the FBI after his arrest on a criminal indictment

Marcus Hutchins
The Latest: British cybersecurity expert's US case delayed
April 19th, 2018. 4:25 PM

Attorneys for a British cybersecurity expert credited with stopping a computer virus got more time to prepare for arguments on whether to suppress statements he made to the FBI after his arrest on criminal indictment

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Markets Right Now: First loss this week for US stocks
April 19th, 2018. 4:06 PM

Stocks closed lower for the first time this week, weighed down by losses in technology and consumer products companies.

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Social media helps fuel teacher activism across the country
April 19th, 2018. 3:29 PM

Social media is helping fuel activism by teachers seeking better wages and improved funding for education across the country

Social media helps fuel teacher activism across the country
Tech companies help pull US stocks lower in afternoon trade
April 19th, 2018. 3:15 PM

U.S. stocks are moving broadly lower in late-afternoon trading, placing the market on track for its first loss this week

Tech companies help pull US stocks lower in afternoon trade
Los Angeles port commission approves SpaceX rocket facility
April 19th, 2018. 2:31 PM

Los Angeles harbor commissioners have approved a permit for Space Exploration Technologies to build a facility to manufacture a Mars rocket that will be so big it will require an oceangoing barge for transport to launch sites

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Musk's LA transport tunnel proposal takes step forward
April 19th, 2018. 1:12 PM

A Los Angeles City Council committee has approved an environmental review exemption for a tunnel Elon Musk wants to dig to test a novel underground transportation system

Elon Musk
Maryland bill seeks transparency in online political ads
April 19th, 2018. 12:49 PM

A measure approved by Maryland lawmakers would create more transparency for online political ads on social media platforms like Facebook to help stop foreign influence in the state's elections

Maryland bill seeks transparency in online political ads
Even as markets shake, investors seek the riskiest corners
April 19th, 2018. 12:06 PM

Even as stock markets struggle around the world, investors are continuing to pour money into funds that invest in stocks from China, Brazil and other emerging economies

Even as markets shake, investors seek the riskiest corners
Markets Right Now: Tech drop pull stock US indexes lower
April 19th, 2018. 11:57 AM

U.S. stocks are moving lower in midday trading, weighed down by losses in technology and consumer products companies.

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Cell phones, biometrics fuel jump in bank account ownership
April 19th, 2018. 11:43 AM

Roughly seven out of every 10 adults worldwide now has some form of a bank account, the World Bank said, fueled by the proliferation of cell phone-based bank accounts

Cell phones, biometrics fuel jump in bank account ownership
Belarus to require internet comments to be authorized
April 19th, 2018. 9:51 AM

The parliament in Belarus has passed a measure prohibiting internet users from commenting on forums without authorization and requiring online publications to register with the government as mass media

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Teachers use social media in US uprisings, fight for funding
April 19th, 2018. 9:39 AM

The teachers behind the public education uprisings that began in West Virginia and have spread to Arizona, Oklahoma and Kentucky are using social media intensely to drum up support

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Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba sets plans for Thailand
April 19th, 2018. 6:37 AM

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba to step up investments in Thailand

Jack Ma
China: Qualcomm plan 'has difficulty' resolving concerns
April 19th, 2018. 5:15 AM

The Chinese government says Qualcomm Inc.'s plan for its $44 billion acquisition of NXP Semiconductors 'has difficulty' resolving concerns of anti-monopoly regulators

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