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State AGs look to head off T-Mobile-Sprint deal in court
| December 9th, 2019  12:01 AM
State AGs look to head off T-Mobile-Sprint deal in court
NEW YORK (AP) — A high-drama telecom deal is heading to court. T-Mobile, in its attempt to buy Sprint for $26.5 billion, has already notched approvals from key federal regulators. Now it must convince a federal judge that the 14 state attorneys general suing to stop the deal are wrong. A trial starts Monday in U.S. District Court in New…
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Gannett: ‘Frontline’ reporting jobs will be last to get cut
Gannett: ‘Frontline’ reporting jobs will be last to get cut
December 8th, 2019  11:55 AM

Newspaper chain GateHouse and USA Today publisher Gannett recently combined to become the largest newspaper publisher in the U

SpaceX delivers 'mighty mice,' worms, robot to space station
SpaceX delivers 'mighty mice,' worms, robot to space station
December 8th, 2019  9:09 AM

SpaceX has made an early holiday delivery to the International Space Station

Reddit bans accounts, suspects possible UK vote interference
Reddit bans accounts, suspects possible UK vote interference
December 7th, 2019  12:01 PM

The prospect of Russian interference in Britain's election has become an issue again after the social media platform Reddit concluded that leaked government documents on Brexit trade was linked to Russian operators

Nobel laureate: Face up to climate change, no escaping Earth
Nobel laureate: Face up to climate change, no escaping Earth
December 7th, 2019  11:12 AM

An astronomer who shares this year's Nobel Physics Prize for discovering a planet outside the Earth's solar system is taking issue with people who shrug off climate change on the grounds that humans will eventually leave for distant planets

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Elon Musk cleared of defamation in 'pedo guy' tweet trial
December 6th, 2019  10:01 PM

A Los Angeles jury has found Elon Musk did not defame a British cave explorer when he called him “pedo guy” in an angry tweet

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Jury: Elon Musk did not defame British caver in tweet
December 6th, 2019  7:50 PM

A Los Angeles jury has found Elon Musk did not defame a British cave explorer when he called him “pedo guy” in an angry tweet

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S&P notches weekly gain as jobs growth blows past forecasts
December 6th, 2019  5:38 PM

Stocks closed broadly higher on Wall Street after the government reported that employers added far more jobs than expected in November

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Ulta, ConocoPhillips post gains while Yext, PagerDuty slip
December 6th, 2019  4:23 PM

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on Wall Street: Ulta and ConocoPhillips post gains while Yext and PagerDuty slip

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Markets Right Now: Hiring gains send stock indexes higher
December 6th, 2019  4:12 PM

Major stock indexes are ending a choppy week with solid gains after the government reported that hiring in the U.S. jumped last month to the highest level since January.

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Stocks jump as November jobs growth blows past forecasts
December 6th, 2019  3:42 PM

Stocks are marching broadly higher on Wall Street in afternoon trading after the government reported that employers added far more jobs than expected in November

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State AGs look to head off T-Mobile-Sprint deal in court
December 6th, 2019  3:21 PM

T-Mobile is about to face 14 state attorneys general in court in defense of its attempt to buy Sprint for $26

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Attorney suggests $190 million damages in Elon Musk lawsuit
December 6th, 2019  3:11 PM

An attorney has told a Los Angeles jury it would be reasonable to award $190 million in damages to a British cave explorer who is suing Elon Musk for allegedly branding him as a pedophile during a Twitter spat

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Uber reports more than 3,000 sexual assaults on 2018 rides
December 6th, 2019  1:23 PM

In a long anticipated safety report, ride-sharing giant Uber says more than 3,000 sexual assaults were reported during its U

Ford recalls big pickups; tailgates can open unexpectedly
Ford recalls big pickups; tailgates can open unexpectedly
December 6th, 2019  12:14 PM

Ford is recalling nearly 262,000 heavy-duty pickup trucks in the U

NATO researchers: Social media failing to stop manipulation
NATO researchers: Social media failing to stop manipulation
December 6th, 2019  10:57 AM

NATO-affiliated researchers say social media companies are failing to stop manipulated activity

GM, Korea's LG Chem in venture to build factory in Ohio
GM, Korea's LG Chem in venture to build factory in Ohio
December 5th, 2019  7:24 PM

General Motors and Korea's LG Chem have formed a joint venture to build an electric vehicle battery cell factory near Lordstown, Ohio

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Uber reports more than 3,000 U.S. sexual assaults on 2018 rides in long-awaited safety report
December 5th, 2019  6:51 PM

Uber reports more than 3,000 U.S. sexual assaults on 2018 rides in long-awaited safety report

DHS retreats on possible facial screening of US citizens
DHS retreats on possible facial screening of US citizens
December 5th, 2019  6:44 PM

The Homeland Security Department says it has no plans to force U

Amazon blaming Trump over Pentagon contract loss, judge says
Amazon blaming Trump over Pentagon contract loss, judge says
December 5th, 2019  6:30 PM

Amazon is arguing in a court case that President Donald Trump's bias against the company harmed its chances at winning a $10 billion Pentagon contract

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Chamillionaire wants to add diversity to tech space
December 5th, 2019  5:19 PM

When Grammy award-winning rapper Hakeem “Chamillionaire” Seriki began learning the ropes of venture capitalism in the tech space, he says he didn't see many people who looked like him

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Markets Right Now: Stocks end a wobbly day slightly higher
December 5th, 2019  4:21 PM

Stocks are ending a wobbly day slightly higher on Wall Street as traders wait for more news on trade talks between the U.S. and China.

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2 Russians charged in multimillion-dollar malware scheme
December 5th, 2019  3:51 PM

The Justice Department has unsealed charges against two Russian men in what authorities say is one of the worst computer hacking and bank fraud schemes of the past decade

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Stocks waver in afternoon trading ahead of key jobs report
December 5th, 2019  3:13 PM

Major U.S. stock indexes are veering between small gains and losses in afternoon trading, with gains in technology companies and banks offsetting declines elsewhere

Phone-in-cheek: Spike seen in cellphone-linked face injuries
Phone-in-cheek: Spike seen in cellphone-linked face injuries
December 5th, 2019  11:40 AM

Researchers say careless cellphone use can lead to facial cuts, bruises and fractures

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