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Facebook suspends tens of thousands of apps

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Facebook says it has suspended tens of thousands of apps as part of an investigation it launched in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica data harvesting scandal. The suspended apps were associated with about 400 developers, it said. Facebook said not all the apps posed a threat to users. The company came under huge pressure Read More

Oil slips on trade fears but soars in week after Saudi production attacked

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices eased on Friday on renewed concern over the U.S.-China trade war, but futures still posted weekly gains, with Brent marking its biggest weekly increase since January, after an attack on Saudi Arabia’s energy industry last weekend. Brent crude LCOc1 futures fell 12 cents to settle at $64.28 a barrel, Read More

Laura and Raymond on latest sitcom reboot: They should call it ‘Saved by the Bell: I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up’

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On Fox Nation’s “Laura and Raymond,” Laura Ingraham and Raymond Arroyo had some fun with the new reboot of the popular 90s sitcom, “Saved by the Bell.” “Reboot mania is striking again Laura…I think they should call this one ‘Saved by the Bell: I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get up,'” said Raymond mocking the latest iteration Read More

FDA launches criminal probe of vaping-related illnesses; Congress to hold hearing about outbreak next week

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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday launched a criminal investigation into the nationwide epidemic of vaping-related illnesses after the number of cases recorded by U.S. health officials jumped to more than 500 since last week. The agency’s tobacco director, Mitch Zeller, stressed the agency is not interested in prosecuting individuals who use illegal products Read More

Dog leashes, plastic straws & Christmas lights: Trump exempts 400+ Chinese goods from tariff list

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The US is temporarily exempting some 400 types of Chinese products from tariffs imposed by President Donald Trump’s administration. The list includes coffee filters, patio torches and skateboards. The products about to be excluded from the 25-percent duty are listed in the notices scheduled to be published by the Office of the US Trade Representative Read More

Dem threatens legal action in standoff with White House over Trump whistleblower

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President Donald Trump (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) Good morning and welcome to Fox News First. Here’s what you need to know as you start your Friday … Congress, White House at standstill over whistleblower complaint reportedly over alleged Trump ‘promise’ to foreign leaderA whistleblower complaint that reportedly involved allegations President Trump made a troubling and unspecified Read More

FAA waiting for more software details before 737 MAX can return to service

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Boeing Co (BA.N) still has a series of steps to complete before the 737 MAX can return to service, including submitting a pre-production version of a software update, Federal Aviation Administration chief Steve Dickson said. FILE PHOTO: Grounded Boeing 737 MAX aircraft are seen parked in an aerial photo at Boeing Field Read More

Upbeat data suggest U.S. economy still on moderate growth path

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits increased less than expected last week, pointing to strong labor market conditions that should continue to support an economy growing at a moderate pace. FILE PHOTO: Job seekers line up at TechFair in Los Angeles, California, U.S. March 8, 2018. REUTERS/Monica Almeida/File Photo Read More

Vaping illnesses reach 530 cases, cause remains unknown, CDC says

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The number of recorded lung illnesses related to vaping has now reached 530, but health officials are still searching for an exact cause. In an update provided Thursday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said confirmed cases of illnesses have now been reported in 38 states and one U.S. territory, with two-thirds of the Read More

Sir Paul McCartney: Brexit vote probably a mistake

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Sir Paul McCartney has said the Brexit referendum was “probably a mistake” and he will “be glad when it’s over”. He had not voted in the referendum, he said, as he “didn’t see anybody saying anything sensible enough”. Sir Paul said the current situation was “a mess” but Read More