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FILE - In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. Facebook suspended Cambridge Analytica, a data-analysis firm that worked for President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, over allegations that it held onto improperly obtained user data after telling Facebook it had deleted the information. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
March 19, 2018 - 8:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Cambridge Analytica's use of Facebook data (all times local): 5:45 p.m. The New York Times says Facebook's chief information security officer is leaving in August . The newspaper, citing current and former employees it did not name, said Alex Stamos will leave after a...
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FILE - Students at Roosevelt High School take part in a protest against gun violence Wednesday, March 14, 2018, in Seattle. Politicians in Washington state are joining students who walked out of class to protest against gun violence. It was part of a nationwide school walkout that calls for stricter gun laws following the massacre of 17 people at a Florida high school. (AP Photo/Manuel Valdes)
March 15, 2018 - 7:55 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The campaign for tighter gun laws that inspired unprecedented student walkouts across the country faces an uphill climb in a majority of states, an Associated Press review of gun legislation found. The AP survey of bill activity in state legislatures before and after the high...
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March 13, 2018 - 10:43 am
NBA-SCHEDULE Rockets make it 19 of 20 as Harden leads win UNDATED (AP) — There's now a two-game spread between the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors for the NBA's top record. James Harden returned from a one-game absence and scored 16 of his 28 points in the third quarter to lead the...
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FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2018 file photo, Hawaii Gov. David Ige speaks during a news conference about the state's mistaken missile report in Honolulu. Gov. Hawaii officials have repeatedly pointed to a low-level state employee and a breakdown in his agency’s leadership as the main cause for a missile alert that left hundreds of thousands of islanders thinking they might die in a nuclear blast in January. But efforts to find out more about what other top officials did that day have been stymied at the highest levels of state government. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File)
March 12, 2018 - 7:34 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii officials have repeatedly pointed to a low-level state employee and a breakdown in his agency's leadership as the main cause for a January missile alert that left hundreds of thousands of islanders thinking they might die in a nuclear blast. But efforts to find out more about...
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FILE - This Oct. 25, 2016, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange in Lower Manhattan. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EST on Monday, March 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
March 12, 2018 - 10:17 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising Monday morning with retailers and technology companies making some of the largest gains. Stocks made their biggest gain in a month Friday and reached their highest levels since the start of February following a monthly jobs report that showed strong job gains...
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FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017, file photo, from left, Facebook General Counsel Colin Stretch, Twitter Acting General Counsel Sean Edgett and Google Senior Vice President and General Counsel Kent Walker are sworn in for a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Russian election activity and technology, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Much of what happens in political campaigns today takes place in the often murky world of social media, where the sources of ads do not have to be disclosed and hoaxes spread quickly. The 2016 presidential race featured Russian interference that included covert ads on social media and phony Facebook groups pumping out falsehoods. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
March 11, 2018 - 3:19 am
The main events in a political campaign used to happen in the open: a debate, the release of a major TV ad or a public event where candidates tried to earn a spot on the evening news or the next day's front page. That was before the explosion of Facebook, Twitter and YouTube as political platforms...
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In this March 8, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump listens during a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington. Trump is increasingly flying solo. With his staff hollowing out and his agenda struggling, Trump has eagerly seized opportunities to take bold action on his own. Always improvisational, the president exercised his penchant for going it alone in a big way this week. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
March 10, 2018 - 11:54 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — His staff hollowing out and his agenda languishing, President Donald Trump is increasingly flying solo. Always improvisational, the president exercised his penchant for going it alone in a big way this week: first, by ordering sweeping tariffs opposed by foreign allies and by many...
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March 05, 2018 - 2:31 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Seven media groups won "Grand Slam" honors in the annual Associated Press Sports Editors' writing and sections contest that was held this week. The Boston Globe and Los Angeles Times, competing in the over-175,000 circulation division, earned top-10 recognition for daily...
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March 02, 2018 - 5:40 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Fourteen news entities have urged a Manhattan judge to reject a New York police union's efforts to squelch the release of police body camera footage. The media organizations asked a state Supreme Court judge in Manhattan Thursday to be added as a party to litigation resulting from a...
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FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2018 file photo, Don Lemon attends a special screening of "Black Panther" in New York. Lemon says he 'misspoke' when he claimed Fox News did not report on the resignation of White House Communication Director Hope Hicks. Lemon called Fox "Trump TV" or "state-run TV" on his show Wednesday, Feb. 28. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
March 01, 2018 - 8:05 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — CNN's Don Lemon said Thursday that he "misspoke" the night before in an attempt to make a broader point when he claimed that Fox News Channel did not report on White House communications director Hope Hicks' resignation. Turned out that Fox had, several times — every hour from when...
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