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Facebook and Twitter Face International Scrutiny After Trump Ban

Facebook and Twitter Face International Scrutiny After Trump Ban

Facebook and Twitter Face International Scrutiny After Trump Ban Facebook and Twitter Face International Scrutiny After Trump Ban LONDON — In Sri Lanka and Myanmar, Facebook kept up posts that it had been warned contributed to violence. In India, activists have urged the company to combat posts by political figures targeting Muslims. And in Ethiopia, groups pleaded for the social …

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Canadian Politicians Face Ire After Taking Trips During the Holidays

Canadian Politicians Face Ire After Taking Trips During the Holidays

Canadian Politicians Face Ire After Taking Trips During the Holidays Canadian Politicians Face Ire After Taking Trips During the Holidays She was the first member of Parliament to announce that she had tested positive for the coronavirus in Canada. About a month after she recovered, she volunteered in a nursing home badly hit by the pandemic as a trained nurse, …

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‘Happy Face’ Review: Alternative Therapy

‘Happy Face’ Review: Alternative Therapy

‘Happy Face’ Review: Alternative Therapy ‘Happy Face’ Review: Alternative Therapy A defiant, generically unclassifiable film that dares viewers to question its sensitivity, “Happy Face” centers on a 19-year-old named Stan (Robin L’Houmeau) who wraps gauze around his head and joins a support group for people with atypical facial appearances. When the assertiveness exercises proposed by the group’s leader, Vanessa (Debbie …

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U.S. Companies Face China Tariffs as Exclusions Expire

U.S. Companies Face China Tariffs as Exclusions Expire

U.S. Companies Face China Tariffs as Exclusions Expire U.S. Companies Face China Tariffs as Exclusions Expire WASHINGTON — American companies will have to pay higher taxes on some of the products they import from China, as the tariff exclusions that had shielded many businesses from President Trump’s trade war expired at midnight on Thursday. Mr. Trump began placing tariffs on …

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Stateless, She Became the Face of a Largely Invisible Plight

Stateless, She Became the Face of a Largely Invisible Plight

Stateless, She Became the Face of a Largely Invisible Plight Stateless, She Became the Face of a Largely Invisible Plight RIO DE JANEIRO — The subject was taboo during her childhood in Lebanon, whispered about but never discussed openly. It came to a head when Maha Mamo was 15 and, furious to miss out on a Girl Scouts trip abroad, …

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Influencers May Face Fines as China Tackles Obesity and Food Waste

Influencers May Face Fines as China Tackles Obesity and Food Waste

Influencers May Face Fines as China Tackles Obesity and Food Waste Influencers May Face Fines as China Tackles Obesity and Food Waste HONG KONG — More than half of China’s adult population is either overweight or obese, according to a new government report released on Wednesday. Obesity rates in China have doubled within two decades, and health authorities are warning …

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Influencers May Face Fines as China Tackles Obesity and Food Waste

Influencers May Face Fines as China Tackles Obesity and Food Waste

Influencers May Face Fines as China Tackles Obesity and Food Waste Influencers May Face Fines as China Tackles Obesity and Food Waste HONG KONG — More than half of China’s adult population is either overweight or obese, according to a new government report released on Wednesday. Obesity rates in China have doubled within two decades, and health authorities are warning …

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Google’s Legal Peril Grows in Face of Third Antitrust Suit

Google’s Legal Peril Grows in Face of Third Antitrust Suit

Google’s Legal Peril Grows in Face of Third Antitrust Suit Google’s Legal Peril Grows in Face of Third Antitrust Suit More than 30 states added to Google’s mushrooming legal woes on Thursday, accusing the Silicon Valley titan of illegally arranging its search results to push out smaller rivals. One day after 10 other states accused Google of abusing its dominance …

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Biden’s Twin Climate Chiefs, McCarthy and Kerry, Face a Monumental Task

Biden’s Twin Climate Chiefs, McCarthy and Kerry, Face a Monumental Task

Biden’s Twin Climate Chiefs, McCarthy and Kerry, Face a Monumental Task Biden’s Twin Climate Chiefs, McCarthy and Kerry, Face a Monumental Task WASHINGTON — One of President-elect Joseph R. Biden’s loftiest campaign pledges was to reimagine the federal government to enforce new climate policies everywhere he can, while reclaiming the global climate leadership role abandoned by President Trump — objectives …

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‘It’s Hard to Prove’: Why Antitrust Suits Against Facebook Face Hurdles

‘It’s Hard to Prove’: Why Antitrust Suits Against Facebook Face Hurdles

‘It’s Hard to Prove’: Why Antitrust Suits Against Facebook Face Hurdles ‘It’s Hard to Prove’: Why Antitrust Suits Against Facebook Face Hurdles One challenge the F.T.C. will face is explaining why it decided not to block Facebook’s acquisitions of Instagram in 2012 and WhatsApp in 2014. Those deals, which took place during the Obama administration, were vetted with market analysis …

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