Facebook employees form fake news task force

Facebook employees form fake news task force..

Andrew Martin 14-Nov, 20:38 62 USATODAY

Some Facebook employees have formed a task force, saying they disagree with CEO Mark Zuckerberg who has stated that fake news did not play...


Tobacco firm Reynolds 'stubs out $47bn BAT offer'

Tobacco firm Reynolds 'stubs out $47bn BAT offer'..

Lily Evans 14-Nov, 20:34 76 BBC

US cigarette maker Reynolds American has rejected a buyout offer worth $47bn (?38bn) from British American Tobacco, according to reports. ...


S&P downgrades New Jersey's bond rating — again

S&P downgrades New Jersey's bond rating — again..

Wyatt Waller 14-Nov, 19:00 53 USATODAY

New Jersey's bond ratings from the three top credit-rating agencies have fallen a combined 10 times under GOP Gov. Chris Christie. TRENTON,...


More fake news on social media -- this time, Google

More fake news on social media -- this time, Google..

Antonio Roberts 14-Nov, 18:30 37 USATODAY

Google says it rejects European Union antitrust charges. SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook isn't the only source of fake news on the Web. Alphabet's...


Trailblazing American Journalist Gwen Ifill Dead at 61

Trailblazing American Journalist Gwen Ifill Dead at 61..

Mary Paterson 14-Nov, 17:58 47 VOA

FILE - "NewsHour" co-anchor Gwen Ifill attends The Women's Media Center 2015 Women's Media Awards in New York, Nov. 5, 2015. Ifill died on...


Donald Trump's Conflicts Of Interest Are A Swamp Unto Themselves

Donald Trump's Conflicts Of Interest Are A Swamp Unto Themselves..

Lily Evans 14-Nov, 17:52 62 HuffingtonPost

President-elect Donald Trump plans to hand off his business empire to his children Ivanka, Eric and Donald Jr. (not pictured). Donald Trump...


Los Angeles students stage walkout to protest President-elect Trump

Los Angeles students stage walkout to protest President-elect..

Mia Mason 14-Nov, 17:50 58 Latimes

Sonali Kohli and Veronica Rocha Contact Reporters Hundreds of Los Angeles-area students walked out of their classrooms Monday morning to...


Some Medicare, Medicaid drug prices soar as reform uncertain

Some Medicare, Medicaid drug prices soar as reform uncertain..

Antonio Roberts 14-Nov, 17:42 73 USATODAY

Former presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, of Vermont, spoke in support of drug price reform legislation the day before the...


Stocks mixed: Dow closes at record high, Nasdaq falls; bond yields jump

Stocks mixed: Dow closes at record high, Nasdaq falls; bond..

Wyatt Waller 14-Nov, 16:26 52 USATODAY

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks closed mixed Monday as the Dow posted a sixth straight day of gains and...


Investors flee emerging markets after Trump victory

Investors flee emerging markets after Trump victory..

Mary Paterson 14-Nov, 16:16 74 USATODAY

Men leave a currency exchange business displaying rates of the Mexican peso Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, in Tijuana, Mexico. The rising prospect...


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