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CNET
Sen. Brian Schatz: Net neutrality isn't deadwe are particularly close. If the FCC wouldn't enforce net neutrality, who wou
CNET / Posted an hour ago
we are particularly close. If the FCC wouldn't enforce net neutrality, who would? Schatz: They want to kick it over to the Federal Trade Commission. But we're getting a little ahead of ourselves. The next step is to get together with Sen. (Bill)... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Scammers? Panhandlers ask for money at local businesseswebsite. • Never click on links or open attachments in emails, even if they ap
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 hours ago
website. • Never click on links or open attachments in emails, even if they appear to be from a charity. This could unknowingly install malware on a computer or be taken to a look-alike website run by scammers. Source: Federal Trade C... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
New Net rule fires up those opposedslow down others -- so long as they disclose it to the public, and violations w
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
slow down others -- so long as they disclose it to the public, and violations will largely be handled after the fact by the Federal Trade Commission, not the FCC. But far from settling the matter, the Republican-led FCC has simply opened a new... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Battle over net neutrality is far from overslow down others - so long as they disclose it to the public, and violations wi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 hours ago
slow down others - so long as they disclose it to the public, and violations will largely be handled after the fact by the Federal Trade Commission, not the FCC. But far from settling the matter, the Republican-led FCC has simply opened a new... Read more
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asianage
What the FCC rollback of ‘net neutrality’ means to youoversight of internet service to another agency with relatively little experien
asianage / Posted 11 hours ago
oversight of internet service to another agency with relatively little experience in telecommunications policy, the Federal Trade Commission. Angelo Zino, an analyst at CFRA Research, said he expects AT&T and Verizon to be the biggest... Read more
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Fortune
Planning to Gift a DNA Test Kit This Holiday Season? The FTC Wants You to Be Careful About Privacytheir genetic risks for diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s through servi
Fortune / Posted 14 hours ago
their genetic risks for diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s through services such as Ancestry and 23andMe. But the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is urging Americans to consider potential privacy concerns before buying genetic test... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The never ending battle over net neutrality is far from over. Here's what's coming nextslow down others - so long as they disclose it to the public, and violations wi
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
slow down others - so long as they disclose it to the public, and violations will largely be handled after the fact by the Federal Trade Commission, not the FCC. But far from settling the matter, the Republican-led FCC has simply opened a new... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Wall Street Journal Editorial Board: The Internet is free again; killing Obama-era rules will remove the FCC as political gatekeeper – MacDailyNewsa data cap or if they speed up live sports programming. Consumers can choose br
MacDailyNews / Posted 15 hours ago
a data cap or if they speed up live sports programming. Consumers can choose broadband providers and plans accordingly. The Federal Trade Commission will have authority to police predatory and monopolistic practices, as it had prior to Mr. Wheeler’s... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
On the South Shore, the scams keep comingeclipsed the threat of identify theft in the public’s mind, according to the la
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 16 hours ago
eclipsed the threat of identify theft in the public’s mind, according to the latest consumer complaints collected by the Federal Trade Commission. The agency has seen a surge in complaints about imposter scams over the last five years. In 2016,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The never ending battle over net neutrality is far from over. Here's what's coming nextslow down others - so long as they disclose it to the public, and violations wi
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
slow down others - so long as they disclose it to the public, and violations will largely be handled after the fact by the Federal Trade Commission, not the FCC. But far from settling the matter, the Republican-led FCC has simply opened a new... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Tronox grapples with litigation on planned acquisition$1.7 billion acquisition of the titanium dioxide business of Saudi Arabian chem
Stamford Advocate / Posted 17 hours ago
$1.7 billion acquisition of the titanium dioxide business of Saudi Arabian chemical and mining company Cristal. The Federal Trade Commission has a credible argument based on concerns the transaction would squeeze out competition in the North... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Tronox grapples with litigation on planned acquisition$1.7 billion acquisition of the titanium dioxide business of Saudi Arabian chem
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 hours ago
$1.7 billion acquisition of the titanium dioxide business of Saudi Arabian chemical and mining company Cristal. The Federal Trade Commission has a credible argument based on concerns the transaction would squeeze out competition in the North... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Tronox grapples with litigation on planned acquisition$1.7 billion acquisition of the titanium dioxide business of Saudi Arabian chem
Darien News-Review / Posted 18 hours ago
$1.7 billion acquisition of the titanium dioxide business of Saudi Arabian chemical and mining company Cristal. The Federal Trade Commission has a credible argument based on concerns the transaction would squeeze out competition in the North... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
The media's Democratic tiesDepartment. Ruth Marcus, who heads the Washington Post Editorial Board, is mar
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 18 hours ago
Department. Ruth Marcus, who heads the Washington Post Editorial Board, is married to the Obama Administration's former Federal Trade Commission Chairman. Jonathan Allen had been at the Politico before going to work for Debbie Wasserman Schultz,... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 20 hours ago
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
What FCC rollback of 'net neutrality' means to youoversight of internet service to another agency with relatively little experien
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
oversight of internet service to another agency with relatively little experience in telecommunications policy, the Federal Trade Commission. Angelo Zino, an analyst at CFRA Research, said he expects AT&T and Verizon to be the biggest... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
FCC's Ajit Pai dressed up as Santa and wielded a lightsaber to mock net neutralityto direct the agency," said Joshua Wright, a law professor at George Mason Univ
Stamford Advocate / Posted 20 hours ago
to direct the agency," said Joshua Wright, a law professor at George Mason University and a former commissioner at the Federal Trade Commission. Like Pai, Wright was appointed by Obama to hold a post reserved for the GOP, and the two became... Read more
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Connecticut Post
FCC's Ajit Pai dressed up as Santa and wielded a lightsaber to mock net neutralityto direct the agency," said Joshua Wright, a law professor at George Mason Univ
Connecticut Post / Posted 20 hours ago
to direct the agency," said Joshua Wright, a law professor at George Mason University and a former commissioner at the Federal Trade Commission. Like Pai, Wright was appointed by Obama to hold a post reserved for the GOP, and the two became... Read more
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Arkansas Business
What the FCC Rollback of 'Net Neutrality' Means to Youoversight of internet service to another agency with relatively little experien
Arkansas Business / Posted 20 hours ago
oversight of internet service to another agency with relatively little experience in telecommunications policy, the Federal Trade Commission. Angelo Zino, an analyst at CFRA Research, said he expects AT&T and Verizon to be the biggest... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
FCC's Ajit Pai dressed up as Santa and wielded a lightsaber to mock net neutralityto direct the agency," said Joshua Wright, a law professor at George Mason Univ
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
to direct the agency," said Joshua Wright, a law professor at George Mason University and a former commissioner at the Federal Trade Commission. Like Pai, Wright was appointed by Obama to hold a post reserved for the GOP, and the two became... Read more
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21h
The Express-Times
Blue Mountain-St. Luke's merger will drive up costs | Guest columndeal, it is not. The merger of these titans has not yet received approval from
The Express-Times / Posted 21 hours ago
deal, it is not. The merger of these titans has not yet received approval from the state attorney general's office or the Federal Trade Commission. Details, shmeetails. But never mind that, like a dog marking its territory, Blue Mountain has... Read more
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Daily Mail
What the FCC rollback of 'net neutrality' means to youoversight of internet service to another agency with relatively little experien
Daily Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
oversight of internet service to another agency with relatively little experience in telecommunications policy, the Federal Trade Commission. Angelo Zino, an analyst at CFRA Research, said he expects AT&T and Verizon to be the biggest... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
FCC votes along party lines to end 'net neutrality'that contradict the FCC's approach, and largely transfers oversight of internet
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 21 hours ago
that contradict the FCC's approach, and largely transfers oversight of internet service to another agency altogether, the Federal Trade Commission. Angelo Zino, an analyst at CFRA Research, said he expects AT&T and Verizon to be the biggest... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Uber data breach affected 171,000 Filipinos – NPChad paid a hacker to recover the stolen data. The NPC said it is in close coor
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 hours ago
had paid a hacker to recover the stolen data. The NPC said it is in close coordination with its counterparts in other countries, particularly the Federal Trade Commission of the US, to fully investigate the extent of the breach. – Richmond Mer... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
KTVB Boise / Posted 22 hours ago
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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CBS News
With the FCC's repeal of net neutrality, here's what to expectoversight of internet service to another agency with relatively little experien
CBS News / Posted 22 hours ago
oversight of internet service to another agency with relatively little experience in telecommunications policy, the Federal Trade Commission. Angelo Zino, an analyst at CFRA Research, said he expects AT&T and Verizon to be the biggest... Read more
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22h
The Hill
FCC chair: Net neutrality supporters 'proven wrong' day after repealpost on Facebook, and the like." "We have a free and open internet going forwa
The Hill / Posted 22 hours ago
post on Facebook, and the like." "We have a free and open internet going forward," he added, "and the FCC and the FTC [Federal Trade Commission] going forward are going to make sure that happens." The FCC voted 3-2 on Thursday to repeal net... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 23 hours ago
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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International Business Times
Under the weight of the cryptocurrency boom, Coinbase stumbles long enough!!" The commenter urged unsatisfied Coinbase users to complain via
International Business Times / Posted 23 hours ago
long enough!!" The commenter urged unsatisfied Coinbase users to complain via a number of US regulators including the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). That, it seemed, got the website's attention. Only three days prior, user "lookitskeith"... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 23 hours ago
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 23 hours ago
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Here are the only two reasons you could go to jail over unpaid debtadded fees. One tactic that has become especially effective — and is generally
Dayton Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
added fees. One tactic that has become especially effective — and is generally illegal — is the threat of jail time. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC), whose job it is to enforce the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, documents a case in which... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 23 hours ago
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
FCC votes along party lines to end 'net neutrality'that contradict the FCC's approach, and largely transfers oversight of internet
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
that contradict the FCC's approach, and largely transfers oversight of internet service to another agency altogether, the Federal Trade Commission. FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn, a Democrat appointed by President Barack Obama, lambasted the... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 23 hours ago
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 23 hours ago
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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11 News Houston
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
11 News Houston / Posted 23 hours ago
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 23 hours ago
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
What the FCC rollback of ‘net neutrality’ means to youoversight of internet service to another agency with relatively little experien
WWLP Springfield / Posted 23 hours ago
oversight of internet service to another agency with relatively little experience in telecommunications policy, the Federal Trade Commission. Angelo Zino, an analyst at CFRA Research, said he expects AT&T and Verizon to be the biggest... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 23 hours ago
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 23 hours ago
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
KTHV Little Rock / Posted yesterday
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted yesterday
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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First Coast News
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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Daily Journal
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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Daily Record
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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York Daily Record
Net neutrality rules are dead. Will my Internet bills go up?any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
any signs these Internet gatekeepers are playing favorites including with their own properties — and report them to the Federal Trade Commission if it looks like the provider is trying to suppress a competitor. The big Internet and cable... Read more
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