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Washington Post:
The IRS' system for accepting online tax returns is working again after being down most of Tuesday; tax filing deadline without penalties delayed to Wednesday   —  The Internal Revenue Service announced late Tuesday that it would let taxpayers submit tax returns without penalty through Wednesday …
Apr 17, 2018, 7:10 PMIn context
Washington Post:
Despite a sense that something should be done about Facebook, there was little consensus from lawmakers about what, and few expect swift actions from Congress   —  Two days of sharp questioning of Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg underscored how the risks posed by social media …
Apr 12, 2018, 10:40 AMIn context
Washington Post:
Transcript of Mark Zuckerberg's second day of congressional hearings   —  REP. GREG WALDEN (R-ORE): OK.  I'd ask our guests to please take their seats so we can get started.  The Committee on Energy And Commerce will now come to order.  —  WALDEN: Before my opening statement …
Apr 11, 2018, 3:07 PMIn context
Drew Harwell / Washington Post:
Zuckerberg told Congress ~23 times on Tuesday, and more today, that AI would fix Facebook's most vexing problems but was vague on how and when it would do so   —  Artificial intelligence will solve Facebook's most vexing problems, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg insists.  He just can't say when, or how.
Apr 11, 2018, 2:35 PMIn context
Washington Post:
Full transcript of Mark Zuckerberg's first day of congressional hearings   —  SEN. CHARLES E. GRASSLEY (R-IOWA): The Committees on the Judiciary and Commerce, Science and Transportation will come to order.  We welcome everyone to today's hearing on Facebook's social media privacy and the use and abuse of data.
Apr 10, 2018, 11:05 PMIn context
Washington Post:
Seven top officials of Backpage.com, including its founders, arrested after 93-count indictment alleging conspiracy, facilitating prostitution, money laundering   —  Seven top officials of the website Backpage.com, long accused of facilitating child sex trafficking, have been arrested …
Apr 9, 2018, 7:35 PMIn context
Washington Post:
Ex-FTC officials describe issues FTC may look at in the investigation of Facebook's possible violations of 2011 consent decree, which could lead to huge fines   —  Facebook's disclosure this week that its search tools were used to collect data on most of its 2.2 billion users …
Apr 8, 2018, 8:30 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Washington Post:
Mark Zuckerberg to testify before House Energy and Commerce Committee on April 11, first of three potential hearings in Congress, about Facebook's data privacy   —  Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg will testify before a key House committee next week, the panel said Wednesday …
Apr 4, 2018, 8:40 AMIn context
David J. Lynch / Washington Post:
Trump administration targets ~$50B in Chinese electronics, aerospace, and machinery goods with tariffs amid a deepening US-China trade conflict   —  The Trump administration Tuesday unveiled a list of roughly $50 billion in Chinese electronics, aerospace and machinery products it plans to hit …
Apr 3, 2018, 7:40 PMIn context
Ellen Nakashima / Washington Post:
DOJ asks the Supreme Court to moot the case against Microsoft on email data stored in Ireland after the Cloud Act became law   —  Now that Congress has made clear that a U.S. search warrant covers emails stored overseas, the Justice Department on Friday asked the Supreme Court to moot …
Mar 31, 2018, 6:45 PMIn context

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