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Zuckerberg put on back foot as House grills Facebook CEO over user tracking

Zuckerberg put on back foot as House grills Facebook CEO over user tracking

The Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, was given a rougher ride on his second day of congressional testimony on Wednesday as he faced sharp questions about the tech giant’s ability to track ...

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Screen Actors Guild calls for end to private meetings in hotel rooms

Screen Actors Guild calls for end to private meetings in hotel rooms

The Screen Actors Guild has called for an end to private meetings in “high-risk locations” in the wake of a string of sexual assault allegations in Hollywood. Sag-Aftra, the labor ...

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Arsenal to face Atlético Madrid in semi-finals of the Europa League

Arsenal to face Atlético Madrid in semi-finals of the Europa League

Arsenal will face Atlético Madrid in the semi-finals of the Europa League after surviving a scare to come from two goals down to draw 2-2 against CSKA Moscowon Thursday night. It ...

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Champions League draw: Liverpool to face Roma in semi-finals

Champions League draw: Liverpool to face Roma in semi-finals

Liverpool have been drawn against Roma in the semi-finals of the Champions League. Jürgen Klopp’s side came through an all-Premier League quarter-final against Manchester City, winning the first leg 3-0 at ...

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No “final decision” yet on Syria response, White House says

No “final decision” yet on Syria response, White House says

President Trump has emerged from a meeting with his national security team without a “final decision” on how to respond to a suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria. That’s after ...

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Robert Mueller: 300,000 vow to march if Trump fires special counsel

Robert Mueller: 300,000 vow to march if Trump fires special counsel

More than 300,000 people have pledged to attend “rapid response” protests across the US, should Donald Trump fire special counsel Robert Mueller. The activist website MoveOn said it had more than 800 “emergency” ...

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Russia’s top diplomat: chemical attack in Syria’s Douma staged by foreign special services

Russia’s top diplomat: chemical attack in Syria’s Douma staged by foreign special services

Russia has indisputable data that the chemical attack in the Syrian town of Douma was staged by special services of a foreign country, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on ...

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Mattis: Still no evidence on Syria chemical attack, but I believe there was one

Mattis: Still no evidence on Syria chemical attack, but I believe there was one

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis reiterated that the Pentagon still has no independent evidence to confirm that there was a chemical weapons attack in Syria last week, but said ...

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Mike Pompeo: Secretary of state nominee denies he is a war hawk

Mike Pompeo: Secretary of state nominee denies he is a war hawk

US President Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of state has denied during a confirmation hearing that he is a war hawk. CIA director Mike Pompeo told the Senate that as ...

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GOP campaign seeks to brand Comey a liar as he touts book critical of Trump

GOP campaign seeks to brand Comey a liar as he touts book critical of Trump

In advance of a publicity tour by James B. Comey to promote his new book, the Republican National Committee is preparing a widespread campaign to undercut his credibility, including a ...

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