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Trump consultants harvested data from 50 million Facebook users: reports

Mar 17 2018

Data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica harvested private information from more than 50 million Facebook users in developing techniques to support President Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign, the New York Times and London's Observer reported on Saturday. | Video

U.S. judge deals setback to Waymo damage claim in Uber lawsuit

Nov 03 2017

SAN FRANCISCO A federal judge in San Francisco made it more difficult for Alphabet Inc's Waymo unit to prove it suffered financially from the alleged theft of autonomous car trade secrets by Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL], ruling to exclude testimony from Waymo's damages expert.

U.S. judge deals setback to Waymo damage claim in Uber lawsuit

Nov 03 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 3 A federal judge in San Francisco made it more difficult for Alphabet Inc's Waymo unit to prove it suffered financially from the alleged theft of autonomous car trade secrets by Uber Technologies Inc, ruling to exclude testimony from Waymo's damages expert.

Latino workers flee California wine country fires for shelters, beaches

Oct 14 2017

PETALUMA, Calif./SAN FRANCISCO At the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds north of San Francisco, Spanish is the language that dominates many conversations about shelters, work and how to survive the California wine country wildfires, one of the deadliest fire events to strike the Golden State.

GM's Cruise aims to open self-driving tests to public; timing unclear

Sep 15 2017

SAN FRANCISCO General Motors Co's self-driving unit, Cruise Automation, is working to open an internal ride-hailing service to people outside the company, aiming to join a small group of autonomous vehicle developers testing their technology with the public.

Storm pits Houston's homeless against newly displaced

Sep 02 2017

HOUSTON Justin Jones moved out of Houston's convention center on Thursday evening after nearly a week sheltering there with thousands of others displaced by the havoc of Hurricane Harvey.

Houston residents return to ruined homes, ready to rebuild

Aug 30 2017

HOUSTON The smell hit Martha Alexander West as she opened the door of her home on Wednesday, returning to see what damage Hurricane Harvey had done.

Houston residents return to ruined homes, ready to rebuild

Aug 30 2017

HOUSTON The smell hit Martha Alexander West as she opened the door of her home on Wednesday, returning to see what damage Hurricane Harvey had done.

Houston residents return to ruined homes, ready to rebuild

Aug 30 2017

HOUSTON The smell hit Martha Alexander West as she opened the door of her home on Wednesday, returning to see what damage Hurricane Harvey had done.

Houston residents return to ruined homes, ready to rebuild

Aug 30 2017

HOUSTON, Aug 30 The smell hit Martha Alexander West as she opened the door of her home on Wednesday, returning to see what damage Hurricane Harvey had done.

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