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Zuckerberg apologizes, Blumenthal says that’s not enough

At a hearing Tuesday, Blumenthal plans to press Zuckerberg to commit to broad changes to protect user privacy, including requiring users to “opt in” rather than “opt out” of tracking by data-mining companies. Blumenthal also wants Facebook users to be able to see all the information collected about them. Continue Reading →

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Congress tackles issue of Puerto Rico’s status

WASHINGTON – The U.S. House of Representatives will hold a hearing Wednesday on Puerto Rico’s status, the first time Congress has tackled the issue since the GOP takeover of the House in 2010. But critics say there may be more smoke than fire. Continue Reading →

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