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EU antitrust regulators to investigate Google’s online ads business

Alphabet unit Google has found itself in the EU antitrust spotlight again as regulators opened an investigation into its lucrative digital advertising business to examine whether it favours its own business over rivals, advertisers and online publishers. Google generated $147 billion in revenue from online ads last year, more than ...

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White House memo confirms Trump asked Ukraine to investigate Biden

KYIV: Donald Trump repeatedly prodded his Ukraine counterpart to probe political rival Joe Biden, according to an official memo summarising the call. But as the scandal swirls around the US president and potential impeachment, what’s the view from Ukraine? “There is a huge discussion in Ukraine about the scandal,” says ...

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Donald Trump scraps his own voter fraud commission

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump has scrapped the voter fraud commission he set up in May to investigate his own allegations of illegal voting. A White House statement said many US states had refused to cooperate with the commission. Mr Trump has said fraud had cost him the popular vote ...

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London Bridge station is closed due to a security alert

LONDON: A large area in the vicinity of London Bridge has been evacuated as police investigate a security alert. Passengers had to clear both the bus and rail stations after officers were called to investigate a security alert in London Bridge. At the present time, London Bridge is closed both ways ...

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Uber to investigate sexual harassment claim by female engineer

NEW YORK: Uber’s chief executive ordered an investigation Monday into a sexual-harassment claim made by a female engineer who said her prospects at the company evaporated after she complained about advances from her boss. In a blog post about her year at Uber, Susan Fowler Rigetti said the company’s human ...

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