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F.T.C. Investigating Twitter for Potential Privacy Violations

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

The social media company said the agency was examining whether it had misused people's personal information to serve ads.
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The FDA is warning consumers to avoid these 114 hand sanitizers

2 hours ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . At the onset of COVID , hand sanitizer...
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Singapore to tag visitors with electronic monitoring devices to ensure Covid-19 quarantine compliance

Singapore to tag visitors with electronic monitoring devices to ensure Covid-19 quarantine compliance

3 hours ago   |   RT

New arrivals to Singapore won't necessarily have to quarantine at a government facility during the pandemic - some, including residents, will receive an electronic monitoring...
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Wawa closing its flagship store in Philadelphia

4 hours ago   |   ABC

Wawa says between the pandemic and long-term plans, its Center City store is no longer viable.
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Canalys: Surging tablet sales offset desktop PC declines in Q2 2020

Canalys: Surging tablet sales offset desktop PC declines in Q2 2020

4 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

As the pandemic continues to impact offices and schools, sales of tablets and laptops appear to be more than replacing dwindling demand for desktops.
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Fed Officials Talk Up Urgency of Fiscal Aid as Lawmakers Bicker

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Federal Reserve officials warned Monday that another round of fiscal relief would be critical for the U.S. economy as lawmakers continued to negotiate the contours of...
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THE GLOBAL E-COMMERCE LANDSCAPE: How the coronavirus pandemic is accelerating e-commerce maturation in India, Indonesia, Mexico, and Nigeria

THE GLOBAL E-COMMERCE LANDSCAPE: How the coronavirus pandemic is accelerating e-commerce maturation in India, Indonesia, Mexico, and Nigeria

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Insider Intelligence publishes thousands of research reports, charts, and forecasts on the Payments & Commerce industry. You can learn more about becoming a client here. The...
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SHOPPING LIST: School supplies for remote learning during COVID-19 pandemic

5 hours ago   |   ABC

BACK TO SCHOOL: Consumer Reports has some tips to get your child ready for online learning this fall without breaking the bank.
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PayPal's CFO explains why the payment giant is going against the grain and betting big on QR codes as the new way to pay in-store

PayPal's CFO explains why the payment giant is going against the grain and betting big on QR codes as the new way to pay in-store

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

PayPal is betting that US shoppers will start using QR codes at checkout. Last week, it announced that CVS Pharmacy would be the first national chain to offer PayPal's QR...
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Online shopping theft in New York rises during pandemic

5 hours ago   |   Times Union

Albany The New York State Division of Consumer Protection says there has been a rise in consumer complaints over online shopping during the coronavirus pandemic. The Federal...
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President Trump says TikTok sale can go through - but only if the US gets a cut

President Trump says TikTok sale can go through - but only if the US gets a cut

The president on Monday set Sept. 15 as the deadline for TikTok to find a U.S. buyer, failing which he said he will shut down the app in the country. Read more ...

7 Cardinals, 6 staff test positive; series at Detroit off

7 Cardinals, 6 staff test positive; series at Detroit off

Seven St. Louis Cardinals players and six staff members have tested positive for COVID-19, causing Major League Baseball to postpone the team's four-game series at Detroit. Read more ...

Oldest living Marine celebrates 105th birthday

Oldest living Marine celebrates 105th birthday

The oldest living Marine had a special birthday celebration on Friday. Read more ...

'My son's death cannot be in vain': Judge whose family was attacked details...

'My son's death cannot be in vain': Judge whose family was attacked details her son's last words

The federal judge whose son was killed and whose husband was shot at their home last month called for greater privacy protections for judges in her first comments since the... Read more ...

Prosecutor says he's justified in seeking President Trump's taxes

Prosecutor says he's justified in seeking President Trump's taxes

A Manhattan prosecutor trying to get President Donald Trump's tax returns told a judge that he was justified in demanding them, citing public reports of “extensive and... Read more ...

Dwayne Johnson buys XFL in $15 million deal

Dwayne Johnson buys XFL in $15 million deal

The XFL began its season earlier this year, before being forced to shutter operations in March due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Men's Wearhouse files for bankruptcy as men sport sweats over suits

Men's Wearhouse files for bankruptcy as men sport sweats over suits

Suit retailer Men's Wearhouse filed for bankruptcy on Sunday as the coronavirus has kept millions of office workers at home and in lounge pants. Parent company Tailored Brands... Read more ...

An adopted 14-year-old girl is helping senior dogs find a forever home just...

An adopted 14-year-old girl is helping senior dogs find a forever home just like she did

A 14-year-old girl has raised $14,000 for senior dogs who have been left behind with the goal of helping them find a forever home like she did when she was adopted. Read more ...

Deborah Birx warns US COVID-19 pandemic in ‘new phase' as cases surge

Deborah Birx warns US COVID-19 pandemic in ‘new phase' as cases surge

Dr. Deborah Birx, the White House coronavirus task force coordinator, said the US is in a “new phase” of the pandemic - with the outbreak more widespread than when it first... Read more ...

Progress slow on virus relief bill as negotiations continue

Progress slow on virus relief bill as negotiations continue

WASHINGTON - Negotiators on a huge coronavirus relief bill reported slight progress after talks resumed Monday afternoon in the Capitol, with issues like food for the poor and... Read more ...