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Amid confusion, EU data privacy law goes into effect

Friday, 25 May 2018, 14:30 Last update: about 9 hours ago Associated Press

Lars Andersen's business handles some of the most sensitive data there is — the names and phone numbers of children. The owner of London-based My Nametags, which makes personalized nametags...

Updated: Harvey Weinstein to face criminal sex, rape charges

Friday, 25 May 2018, 14:17 Last update: about 9 hours ago Associated Press

Harvey Weinstein turned himself in to police Friday morning to face the first criminal charges to be filed against him after months of sexual abuse allegations from scores of women that destroyed his...

Voting begins throughout Ireland in major abortion decision

Friday, 25 May 2018, 13:46 Last update: about 10 hours ago Associated Press

Voters throughout Ireland have begun casting votes in a referendum that may lead to a loosening of the country's strict ban on most abortions. The referendum Friday will decide whether the eighth...

Updated - Explosion in Canadian restaurant wounds 15 people

Friday, 25 May 2018, 09:03 Last update: about 14 hours ago Associated Press

Canadian police say an explosion set off deliberately in a restaurant has wounded at least 15 people, some of them critically. Peel region police said the explosion was caused by an "improvised...

Facebook chief faces EU grilling over his 'digital monster'

Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 07:47 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faced tough questions from European Union lawmakers Tuesday over what one of them branded Zuckerberg's "digital monster," and he apologized for the way the social network...

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