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Thursday, Apr 5, 2018 at 06:57 PM CDT

Facebook: Most Users May Have Had Public Data 'Scraped'

Facebook: Most Users May Have Had Public Data 'Scraped'

Facebook's acknowledgement that most of its 2.2 billion members have probably had their personal data scraped by "malicious actors" is the latest example of the social network's failure to protect its users'...

Thursday, Apr 5, 2018 at 06:04 PM CDT

As Trump Tweets, Amazon Seeks to Expand its Business Empire

As Trump Tweets, Amazon Seeks to Expand its Business Empire

Amazon is spending millions of dollars on lobbying as the global online retailer seeks to expand its reach into a swath of industries that President Donald Trump's broadsides haven't come close to hitting.

Thursday, Apr 5, 2018 at 08:14 AM CDT

Goodyear Tires May Have Caused 95 Deaths or Injuries: Gov.

Goodyear Tires May Have Caused 95 Deaths or Injuries: Gov.

The U.S. government's road safety agency says it has received allegations that defective Goodyear motor home tires caused crashes that killed or injured 95 people over a decade. The allegations were revealed in...

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018 at 07:56 PM CDT

What Causes YouTube to Take Down Videos?

What Causes YouTube to Take Down Videos?

YouTube often takes action against videos that violate its guidelines , and has well-established procedures for doing so. The "YouTubers" who produce videos and post them on the site aren't always happy about...

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018 at 06:03 PM CDT

Tinder Briefly Broke After FB Announced New Privacy Rules

Tinder Briefly Broke After FB Announced New Privacy Rules

Popular dating app Tinder was briefly broken for some users on Wednesday due to outages in its Facebook login process, CNBC reported. Facebook announced new privacy measures Wednesday afternoon in response to...

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018 at 06:28 PM CDT

Chinese Tariffs Could Drive Down Pecan Prices

Chinese Tariffs Could Drive Down Pecan Prices

Shoppers here in the United States could see lower prices for pecans as a result of the new 15% tariff imposed on them by China.

Thursday, Apr 5, 2018 at 05:48 PM CDT

Sally Beauty Cutting Jobs at Denton Headquarters

Sally Beauty Cutting Jobs at Denton Headquarters

Sally Beauty says job cuts announced Wednesday at their Denton headquarters is part of "a cost reduction plan designed to help fund important long-term growth initiatives."

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018 at 04:00 PM CDT

Recent Airline Animal Incidents Are Not the Norm: Data

Recent Airline Animal Incidents Are Not the Norm: Data

Recent headlines detailing airline mishaps involving dogs may have instilled doubt in the minds of pet owners that their animals will be safe in transit.

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018 at 03:38 PM CDT

Stocks Close Higher After Wild Session

Stocks Close Higher After Wild Session

After a wild session on Wednesday, stocks closed sharply higher as Wall Street erased massive losses earlier that came after China's announcement of new tariffs on U.S. goods sparked fears of a trade war,...

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018 at 07:36 AM CDT

E-Commerce Retail Trend Growing in North Texas

E-Commerce Retail Trend Growing in North Texas

"Front Door Fashion" utilizes technology to save customers time and meet their personal needs.

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