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Facebook’s new privacy scandal has come at the worst possible time for the company

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivers the keynote address at Facebook's F8 Developer Conference on April 18, 2017 at McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Some Facebook users have found that the company stored message and call logs. The company said it had permission to collection the information. It looks like it's…

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Trump embraces the dumb way to deal with China

Evan Vucci, The Associated PressPresident Donald Trump speaks before he signs a presidential memorandum imposing tariffs and investment restrictions on China at the White House last Thursday.Look. The Trump administration isn’t entirely wrong about China and trade. For years, U.S. companies — as well as foreign ones — have been victims of Chinese intellectual property rights policies,…

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Fire at Russian shopping mall kills at least 64

Svetlana Petrenko, a spokeswoman for the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation, the country's equivalent of the FBI, told the TASS news agency that 16 people remained missing on Monday. Health Minister Veronika Skvortsova, who visited the Keremovo hospital where the victims were receiving treatment, said on Russian state television that the patients included a…

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Special interest groups win big under new spending bill

Republicans and Democrats sparred over which party emerged victorious from the $1.3 trillion spending bill fight, but the real winners are thousands of interest groups — including wealthy foreign investors, striped bass fishing enthusiasts and cranberry researchers — to whom the bill doles out some serious assistance. Medical marijuana advocates maintained key protections for states…

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