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Amazon tells senator it’s considered…

Amazon says it has contemplated adding facial recognition technology to its Ring doorbell cameras

Microsoft competes for popularity with upstart Slack

Microsoft is in a fierce popularity contest with upstart work messaging service Slack

Official: Safety lacking before Uber self-driving car crash

The chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board says Uber had an ineffective safety culture when one of its autonomous test vehicles ran down and killed a female pedestrian last year in Tempe, Arizona

Muted launch for Google's game-streaming service Stadia

Google’s game-streaming service Stadia launches

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With thrills and lights, theme park conclave back…

The annual convention of thrills, flashing lights and whirling theme park rides is back in Orlando this week.

DC attorney general sues DoorDash for pocketing tips

The attorney general of Washington D.C. is suing DoorDash, saying the food delivery service pocketed tips that customers thought were going to delivery workers

The top 10 books on Apple Books-US

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

This week's top 10 paid and free apps for iPhone and iPad on the App Store

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

The Latest: Toy industry calls unsafe-toys list…

The toy industry is dismissing a safety group’s annual worst toys list as misleading and needlessly frightening to parents

5 Signs an Online Loan Is a Debt Trap

Uncovering an online lender’s true intentions is sometimes as simple as checking their website for a few key giveaways

Congress wants review of Keystone pipeline in…

Some U.S. House Democrats want a review of the Keystone pipeline and the federal agency that regulates it

New York joins states suing e-cigarette maker Juul

New York has joined the ranks of states suing Juul, the nation’s biggest e-cigarette maker

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Disney Plus user accounts already found on…

Disney Plus says it doesn’t have a security breach, but some users of the new streaming service have been shut out after hackers tried to break into their accounts

Sinking retailers hold major US stock indexes in…

Steep drops in Kohl’s and other retailers kept gains for major indexes in check on Wall Street Tuesday, offsetting good showings in other sectors

Safety board favors redesign of engine part on…

Federal safety board says Boeing should redesign part of the casing on some jet engines to prevent accidents like one that killed a passenger last year

Mazda recalls vehicles to replace Takata air bag inflators

Mazda is recalling nearly 117,000 U.S. vehicles for a second time to replace potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators

Official: Oregon lags in socially conscious…

An Oregon official says the state is moving toward stronger environmental and social investment standards amid news that its state employee pension fund is invested in a spyware firm

Markets Right Now: Retailers drop, holding stocks in check

Steep drops in Kohls, Macy's and other retailers were keeping gains for major indexes in check, offsetting good showings in other sectors.

US housing starts climbed 3.8% in October

US home building jumped 3.8% in October to an annual pace of 1.31 million, as low mortgage rates and healthy job market support demand from buyers and renters

Bosnia arrests 4 people linked to Indian businessman

Authorities in Bosnia have detained four people as part of an ongoing investigation against an Indian businessman

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UN watchdog: Iran now in violation of heavy water limits

The U.N.’s nuclear watchdog says Iran has breached another limit of the 2015 nuclear deal with world powers by stockpiling more heavy water than allowed

Prince Andrew faces more disgrace as business…

Britain’s Prince Andrew is facing further disgrace as charitable partners and educational institutions begin to distance themselves from him amid unfavorable fallout from an interview on his friendship with sex offender Jeffrey Epstein

Kohl's reduces annual profit outlook heading into holidays

Kohl’s reduced annual profit outlook underscores overall department store industry challenges