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Zuckerberg appears in Congress as Facebook faces scrutiny

Oct 23, 2019

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is appearing before Congress to defend the tech giant's global ambitions as scrutiny tightens over its massive market power, privacy lapses and tolerance of speech deemed false or hateful

Board OKs expanded Dakota Access Pipeline pump station

Oct 22, 2019

Commissioners in a South Dakota county have approved a conditional use permit for a pumping station needed for an expansion of the Dakota Access Pipeline

Companies reach tentative deal to settle opioids lawsuit

Oct 21, 2019

The nation's three largest drug distributors and a drugmaker have reached a tentative deal to settle a lawsuit related to the nation's opioid crisis

Schumer calls for federal probe of contaminated baby food

Oct 20, 2019

The Senate's top Democrat is calling on the Food and Drug Administration to examine a report that found dozens of baby food products contaminated with lead and other metals

Huawei exec: Chinese tech giant wants to be 'transparent'

Oct 18, 2019

A top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei says the company wants to be open and transparent

The Latest: Utilities president blasts PG&E over outages

Oct 18, 2019

California's top utilities regulator says she's astounded by the lack of basic preparation Pacific Gas & Electric officials took in readying for a pre-emptive power shut-off that affected more than 2 million people

Chief: Officer's Proud Boys membership didn't break policy

Oct 15, 2019

A Connecticut police chief has concluded that an officer's membership in a far-right group known for engaging in violent clashes at political rallies didn't violate department policies

JPMorgan Chase 3Q profits up 8% but loan growth slows

Oct 15, 2019

JPMorgan Chase 3Q profits rise by 8% from a year earlier, beating analysts' expectations, helped partly by higher interest rates

NASA moves up 1st all-female spacewalk to fix power unit

Oct 15, 2019

NASA moves up 1st all-female spacewalk to this week because of power system failure at International Space Station

Hong Kong police say homemade bomb targeted officers

Oct 14, 2019

Hong Kong police say a homemade remote-controlled explosive device intended to "kill or to harm" police officers was detonated during violent protests across the territory on Sunday

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