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March 28, 2018 - 6:56 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Three Facebook Messenger app users have filed a lawsuit claiming the social network violated their privacy by collecting logs of their phone calls and text messages. The suit, filed Tuesday in federal court in northern California, comes as Facebook faces scrutiny over privacy...
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This frame from the Weedmaps website shows part of the map section of the online cannabis directory. State regulators have warned the popular website to take down ads from illegal sellers that appear or face possible penalties, but the company says it’s not breaking any laws. (AP Photo)
March 28, 2018 - 2:58 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Weedmaps is a go-to website for people looking to find a marijuana shop. With a few clicks on a cellphone, customers can find virtually any type of cannabis product, along with the fastest route to the place selling it and ratings from other consumers to help them decide what to...
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This frame from the Weedmaps website shows part of the map section of the online cannabis directory. State regulators have warned the popular website to take down ads from illegal sellers that appear or face possible penalties, but the company says it’s not breaking any laws. (AP Photo)
March 28, 2018 - 2:49 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Weedmaps is a go-to website for people looking to find a marijuana shop. With a few clicks on a cellphone, customers can find virtually any type of cannabis product, along with the fastest route to the place selling it and ratings from other consumers to help them decide what to...
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FILE - In this June 27, 2017, file photo, Jerred Kiloh, owner of the Higher Path medical marijuana dispensary, stocks shelves with with cannabis products in Los Angeles. State regulators have warned the popular website Weedmaps to take down ads from illegal sellers or face possible penalties, but the company says it’s not breaking any laws. Kiloh said "That's Weedmaps' business model, to confuse the difference between legal and illegal," Kiloh, a licensed dispensary owner who heads the United Cannabis Business Association, an industry group. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
March 28, 2018 - 2:47 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Online ads from unlicensed marijuana shops are creating turmoil in California's emerging legal pot market. State regulators have warned the popular website Weedmaps to take down ads from illegal sellers or face possible penalties. But the company says it's not breaking any laws,...
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March 27, 2018 - 10:11 pm
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's privacy commissioner says Facebook broke the law by not releasing information to a man who wanted to know what others were saying about him on the social network. Commissioner John Edwards said Wednesday that Facebook refused the man access to personal...
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March 27, 2018 - 6:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a housing discrimination lawsuit filed against Facebook (all times local): 6 p.m. Facebook says a lawsuit alleging it lets landlords and real estate brokers discriminate is without merit. The Menlo Park, California-based company says in a statement Tuesday that it will...
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in this combination photo, Beyonce Knowles attends the Tidal X: 1015 benefit concert in New York on Oct. 15, 2016, left, and "Girls Trip" actress Tiffany Haddish attends the New York Film Critics Circle Awards at TAO Downtown on Jan. 3, 2018, in New York. Haddish told GQ magazine in a profile released Monday, March 26, that someone allegedly bit Beyonce on the face at a party back in December. She didn't name the culprit but the story set off Beyonce's social media Beyhive of die-hard fans and a whole lot of internet sleuthing. The mystery even has a hashtag: #WhoBitBeyonce. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
March 27, 2018 - 5:59 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The speculation is wide, rumors numerous and denials firm. And the crime? Somebody allegedly bit Beyonce on the face at a party back in December. How do we know this? Because Tiffany Haddish told us so. More specifically, she told GQ magazine in a profile released Monday. She didn't...
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FILE - This Jan. 4, 2010, file photo shows an historic marker on Wall Street in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
March 27, 2018 - 5:13 pm
A steep, late-afternoon sell-off in technology companies pulled U.S. stocks sharply lower Tuesday, knocking 344 points off the Dow Jones industrial average. The market slide erased modest gains from earlier in the day and much of a powerful rally from the day before. Banks also weighed on the...
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FILE - This Jan. 4, 2010, file photo shows an historic marker on Wall Street in New York. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
March 27, 2018 - 5:01 pm
A steep, late-afternoon sell-off in technology companies pulled U.S. stocks sharply lower Tuesday, knocking 344 points off the Dow Jones industrial average. The market slide erased modest gains from earlier in the day and much of a powerful rally from the day before. Banks also weighed on the...
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Whistleblower Christopher Wylie who alleges that the campaign for Britain to leave the EU cheated in the referendum in 2016, speaking at a lawyers office to the media in London, Monday, March 26, 2018. Chris Wylie's claims center around the official Vote Leave campaign and its links to a group called BeLeave, which it helped fund. The links allegedly allowed the campaign to bypass spending rules. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
March 27, 2018 - 4:49 pm
LONDON (AP) — The computer expert who alleges a trove of Facebook data was improperly used to help Donald Trump's White House bid said Tuesday that he strongly believes the information was also used by the Brexit movement that persuaded Britain to quit the European Union. In a 3½-hour hearing,...
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