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$500 a Month for Free: Data Shows How People Spent the Money

SACRAMENTO — The first data from an experiment in a California city where needy people get $500 a month from the government shows they spend most of it on things such as food, clothing and utility bills. “In this country we have an issue with associating pe...
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Facebook Anticipates an FTC Privacy Fine of up to $5 Billion

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook said it expects a fine of up to $5 billion from the Federal Trade Commission, which is investigating whether the social network violated its users' privacy. Facebook has had several high-profile privacy lapses in the past couple of ...