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The FTC wants Facebook and Instagram to break up

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appears on a monitor as he testifies remotely during a hearing to discuss reforming Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act on Oct. 2 in Washington, D.C.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appears on a monitor as he testifies remotely during a hearing to discuss reforming Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act on Oct. 2 in Washington, D.C. MICHAEL REYNOLDS/POOL/AFP via Getty Images

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U.S. government, 48 states and districts sue Facebook

Relationship status: it's complicated. The U.S. government, along with 48 states and districts, sued Facebook today, alleging the social media giant bought or killed off its competition, resulting in an illegal monopoly.
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    Millions of renters face holiday evictions — and long-term debt

    by Kimberly Adams Dec 9, 2020
    Even if someone manages to avoid or recover from an eviction, unpaid rent can have a damaging effect that lasts for years.
    COVID-19

    Most who work from home want to keep doing it, study finds. Will they be able to?

    by Samantha Fields Dec 9, 2020
    Businesses in tech, finance, insurance and law are planning to let employees WFH after the pandemic ends.
    COVID-19

    How independent musicians are planning for 2021

    by Kai Ryssdal and Maria Hollenhorst Dec 9, 2020
    “I think most musicians are still looking at calendars that don’t have too much ink on them,” says the musician known as Dessa.

    With pandemic restrictions forcing holiday travel cancellations, can you get refunds?

    by Jasmine Garsd Dec 9, 2020
    Most major airlines have dropped most ticket change fees, but lodging refund policies are more of a patchwork.
    United States of Work

    How one family is looking ahead to a post-pandemic world

    by Kai Ryssdal and Maria Hollenhorst Dec 9, 2020
    After a dark year, New York City Accountant Michael Durant says he’s “starting to see light at the end of the tunnel.”

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