Reports: FTC may try to block Facebook from…

Several news reports said federal regulators are considering antitrust action to prevent Facebook from weaving together its messaging apps

California considers requiring zero emission…

California could become the first state to require a portion of new truck sales be zero emission vehicles

Disinformation In UK Elections Is Similar To What…

Experts say the disinformation campaigns during the UK elections are similar to methods and tools that could cause trouble in the U.S. for 2020.

T-Mobile CEO says if Sprint deal fails, prices…

T-Mobile CEO John Legere says that if his company's $26.5 billion deal to buy Sprint fails, it may have to raise prices to slow user growth and relieve stress on the T-Mobile network

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Twitter brings back election labels for 2020 US…

Twitter is bringing back special labels to help users identify accounts and tweets from U.S. political candidates

Feds seek new ways to spot illicit opioids mailed…

The federal government is enlisting the help of the private sector to develop better ways to spot and intercept illicit opioids shipped into the United States through the mail

Amazon Blames President Trump For Losing JEDI…

Amazon Web Services says it lost the contract because of the president's repeated attacks against Amazon.

FAA boss said concerned Boeing eager for quick return of Max

The head of the Federal Aviation Administration is concerned that Boeing is pushing for an unrealistically quick return of its grounded 737 Max and appears to be pressuring the regulator

Chile: Plane that vanished en route to Antarctica…

Chilean officials say that searchers have recovered parts of a military transport plane that disappeared en route to Antarctica

Hackers Using Ring Cameras to Spy On, Harass People

It is the definition of creepy. A video shows a man who hacked into a Ring security camera harassing an 8-year-old Mississippi girl in her own bedroom. What's more, similar instances have emerged elsewhere across the US this week alone. Ring is investigating but generally maintains that its own security...

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The Top Mac Pro Costs ... You Don't Want to Know

The new Mac Pro tower is available and starts at $5,999—off the charts, right? Well it's nothing compared to this: Buy a fully pimped-out version and you'll lay down $52,599, or 56% more than the median annual US income of $33,700, CBS News reports. Apple says...

UAW workers ratify new contract with Fiat Chrysler

Unionized workers at Fiat Chrysler have voted overwhelmingly to approve a new four-year contract with the company

Pawn shop manager catches baby falling off store's counter

A pawn shop manager in Utah is being applauded after catching a baby that was about to fall off the store’s counter

How streaming, diversity, #MeToo shaped TV decade…

As the decade draws to a close, it's clear that we're looking at TV differently

Big Name Is Missing From List of Top 10 Workplaces

Facebook has held the top spot on Glassdoor's list of the best places to work three times; last year, it was No. 7. This year? No. 23. That's the lowest it's been since first making the list in 2011, Fortune reports. Reuters blames "heightened regulatory scrutiny" for the social network's...

Researchers warn Census about accuracy concerns with method

Demographers are warning Census Bureau officials that a new technique to protect participants' data privacy could create distrust between the agency and researchers if it results in too many inaccuracies

Chile: Debris believed from missing plane…

 The Chilean Air Force says debris believed to be from a military transport plane carrying 38 people that vanished days earlier en route to Antarctica has been recovered

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FAA analysis predicted many more Max crashes…

An FAA analysis after the first crash of a Boeing 737 Max predicted there would be more disasters without a fix of critical automated flight-control system

The 10 Most-Googled Terms of the Year

What did Americans want to know about this year? Google is letting us know via its annual list of the most-searched-for terms in the US: Disney Plus : Disney's addition to the ever-growing list of streaming services tops the list for 2019. Cameron Boyce : The Disney Channel star was found dead...