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FBI sued for improperly withholding info on how facial data of millions of Americans is used
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FBI sued for improperly withholding info on how facial data of millions of Americans is used

Activists believe the FBI is currently collecting biometric data of at least 640 million adults in the United States.

US judge orders State Department to produce Ukraine documents linked to Donald Trump, says  records are of 'obvious' public interest
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US judge orders State Department to produce Ukraine documents linked to Donald Trump, says records are of 'obvious' public interest

A judge ordered the State Department to begin producing within 30 days documents related to the Trump administration's dealings with Ukraine, saying the records were of obvious public interest.

Walmart told US in January India's new investment rules for e-commerce were regressive, says Reuters report
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Walmart told US in January India's new investment rules for e-commerce were regressive, says Reuters report

Walmart told the US government privately in January that India’s new investment rules for e-commerce were regressive and had the potential to hurt trade ties a company document seen by Reuters showed

Walmart told US govt. that India's e-commerce rules were regressive, could impact trade
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Walmart told US govt. that India's e-commerce rules were regressive, could impact trade

The new findings underline the level of concern at Walmart about India's new e-commerce rules.

Donald Trump back to doubting Russian election interference following week of walk-backs, calls the idea 'big hoax'
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Donald Trump back to doubting Russian election interference following week of walk-backs, calls the idea 'big hoax'

Capping a week of drama, backtracking, a double negative and blistering statements from allies about his attitude toward Russian election interference, President Donald Trump was back to referring to "a big hoax."

Britain's Houses of Parliament sees an average of 160 attempts per day to visit porn websites: Report
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Britain's Houses of Parliament sees an average of 160 attempts per day to visit porn websites: Report

The data, released after a freedom of information (FoI) request, shows a spike in September in the number of attempts to visit pornographic websites.

US court rules to keep iPhone's hacking information secret, says report
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US court rules to keep iPhone's hacking information secret, says report

The court, in its final ruling on Sunday, said the FBI would not be forced to reveal details of a hacking tool used to break into a terrorist's iPhone.

US FTC send letters to Instagram elite demanding information on their undisclosed, paid endorsements
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US FTC send letters to Instagram elite demanding information on their undisclosed, paid endorsements

Instagram, which is owned by Facebook Inc, has seen a sharp increase in recent years in promotions of products and services by famous people.

FCC slapped with lawsuit demanding public disclosure of correspondence in net neutrality debate
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FCC slapped with lawsuit demanding public disclosure of correspondence in net neutrality debate

Ajit Pai, earlier this year, had announced that he would be removing the net neutrality act which is supposed to ensure free internet to all.

Associated Press and two other news organizations sue FBI to learn iPhone hacking details
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Associated Press and two other news organizations sue FBI to learn iPhone hacking details

The Associated Press and two other news organisations sued the FBI on Friday to learn who the government paid and how much it spent to hack into an iPhone in its investigation into last year's San Bernardino, California, massacre.

FBI to give notes from interview with presidential candidate Hillary Clinton over private email
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FBI to give notes from interview with presidential candidate Hillary Clinton over private email

The FBI plans to hand over some of its notes from its interview with U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton regarding her use of private email while secretary of state to news outlets that requested them, CNN reported on Tuesday.

US judge orders Hillary Clinton to reply to a lawsuit over 'e-mail scandal'
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US judge orders Hillary Clinton to reply to a lawsuit over 'e-mail scandal'

A US federal judge has ordered Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton to answer written questions from a watchdog group about her use of a private email server when she served as secretary of state

US State Department releases Hillary Clinton's Benghazi emails
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US State Department releases Hillary Clinton's Benghazi emails

The State Department on Friday released a part of emails by former secretary of state Hillary Clinton, now a Democratic presidential aspirant, related to a 2012 terrorist attack on the US consulate in Libya's Benghazi.

US FTC says regrets release of documents on Google probe
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US FTC says regrets release of documents on Google probe

Three U.S. Federal Trade Commission members said on Wednesday they regretted the inadvertent release of part of an agency report about its probe of Google as the company continues to face antitrust scrutiny from European authorities.