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Media mogul Rupert Murdoch says Facebook should pay for news

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch says Facebook should pay fees to "trusted" news producers for their content.Facebook said last week that it will boost news sources that its users rank as most trustworthy , while shrinking the percentage of news posts overall...

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The Latest: Trump's trip to Davos meeting appears to be on

The Latest on the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Switzerland (all times local):2:55 p.m.President Donald Trump's trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, appears to be on.White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday...

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Maldives ex-leader says Chinese projects akin to land grab

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The exiled former leader of the Maldives said Monday that this year's presidential election could be the last chance to extricate his country from increasing Chinese influence, which he described as a land grab in the guise...

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The Latest: Trump signs bill reopening government

The Latest on the budget battle (all times local):8:55 p.m.The White House says President Donald Trump has signed a bill reopening the government, ending a 69-hour display of partisan dysfunction after Democrats reluctantly voted to temporarily pay...

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Get your stuff and go: Amazon opens store with no cashiers

No cashiers, no registers and no cash — this is how Amazon sees the future of store shopping.The online retailer opened its Amazon Go concept to the public Monday in Seattle, which lets shoppers take milk, potato chips or ready-to-eat salads off its...

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Get your stuff and go: Amazon opens store with no cashiers

No cashiers, no registers and no cash — this is how Amazon sees the future of store shopping.The online retailer opened its Amazon Go concept to the public Monday in Seattle, which lets shoppers take milk, potato chips or ready-to-eat salads off its...

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US orders extra air cargo screening for flights from Mideast

U.S. authorities issued an emergency order Monday requiring additional screening of cargo on flights departing for the United States from five Mideast countries, citing a threat of terrorism.The Transportation Security Administration order is aimed...

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Monday Tech Crawl: First Amazon Go store opens, and HQ2 losers hope for other investment from Amazon  

Amazon is finally opening its long-anticipated convenience store Amazon Go, a brick-and-mortar store that the e-commerce giant said will operate without cashiers, is opening on Monday after five years of planning. Amazon has said customers will be...

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Solar industry on edge as Trump weighs tariffs on panels

Solar energy is booming in the United States, but companies riding the wave fear that President Donald Trump could undercut them this week if he decides to impose new tariffs on imported solar panels.Businesses that install solar-power systems are...

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Carl Icahn makes push to remove Xerox CEO

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is calling for the removal of Xerox CEO Jeffrey Jacobson as the copier company reportedly seeks a deal with camera company Fujifilm.The Wall Street Journal reported last week that the two companies are in talks for...

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