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California Offshore Oil Firms Hit with Nearly 400 Violations
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Amazon Brings Fitting Room Home with Prime Wardrobe

California Offshore Oil Firms Hit with Nearly 400 Violations

By Joseph Pisani |
Prime Wardrobe, which sends a box of fashions to try before you pay, basically bringing the fitting room home. It ships up to eight items and users are charged for whatever they do...

Facebook Introducing More Privacy Safeguards

Facebook Introducing More Privacy Safeguards

By Danica Kirka | Apr 22
Facebook is enhancing privacy safeguards for users around the world as it complies with new European rules designed to make it easier for consumers to give and withdraw consent for the use of their data.

Maryland Bill Seeks Transparency in Online Political Ads

Maryland Bill Seeks Transparency in Online Political Ads

By Brian Witte | Apr 22
In the wake of alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential race, Maryland is close to enacting a law that some experts say would set a new standard for how states deal with foreign interference in local elections.

Teachers Use Social Media in U.S. Uprisings, Fight for Funding

Teachers Use Social Media in U.S. Uprisings, Fight for Funding

By Melissa Daniels | Apr 22
Teachers, long tired of low wages and a dearth of state funding, begin talking to each other online. Their Facebook groups draw tens of thousands of members. They share stories of their frustrations and then they demand change.

Audit Clears Facebook Despite Cambridge Analytica Leaks

Audit Clears Facebook Despite Cambridge Analytica Leaks

By Barbara Ortutay | Apr 21
An audit of Facebook's privacy practices for the Federal Trade Commission found no problems even though the company knew at the time that a data-mining firm improperly obtained private data from millions of users.

Cell Phones, Biometrics Fuel Jump in Bank Account Ownership

Cell Phones, Biometrics Fuel Jump in Bank Account Ownership

By Ken Sweet | Apr 21
Roughly seven out of every 10 adults worldwide now has some form of a bank account, the World Bank said Thursday, largely due to by the proliferation of cell phone-based bank accounts.