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Record Facebook fine won't end scrutiny of the company

Record Facebook fine won't end scrutiny of the company

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook survived its latest brush with U.S. privacy regulators, at the cost of a record $5 billion fine and other restrictions imposed by the Federal Trade Commission. But it's far from home free.
Meek Mill's conviction thrown out, granted new trial

Meek Mill's conviction thrown out, granted new trial

A Pennsylvania appeals court on Wednesday overturned rapper Meek Mill's conviction in a drug and gun case that has kept the rapper on probation for a decade and made him a celebrity crusader for criminal justice reform.
Review: 'The Great Hack' explores the dark side of big data

Review: 'The Great Hack' explores the dark side of big data

Thinking about finally getting off of Facebook? "The Great Hack ," a new documentary on Netflix, might just be the push you were looking for. At the very least, you'll probably never take another online personality test.
Mueller hearing makes for less than compelling TV drama

Mueller hearing makes for less than compelling TV drama

NEW YORK — Robert Mueller's report on Russian involvement in the 2016 election may have made for a gripping book, but his long-awaited testimony before Congress on Wednesday did not come alive as a television show.
Bindi Irwin is engaged to marry longtime boyfriend

Bindi Irwin is engaged to marry longtime boyfriend

NEW YORK — Bindi Irwin, the daughter of the late conservationist, Steve Irwin, is getting married. She posted Wednesday on her social media that longtime boyfriend Chandler Powell's proposed on her 21st birthday, Tuesday.
Canadian government faces call to revoke funding for giant telescope in Hawaii

Canadian government faces call to revoke funding for giant telescope in Hawaii

OTTAWA — Canada should remove its financial support from a plan to build a massive new telescope in Hawaii on land considered sacred by Indigenous Hawaiians, the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs said Wednesday.
Judge temporarily blocks new Arkansas anti-abortion laws

Judge temporarily blocks new Arkansas anti-abortion laws

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.