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Mark Zuckerberg speaks on Cambridge Analytica data controversy: ‘We made mistakes’

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has broken his days-long silence over a data scandal that has engulfed his company, admitting that the social networking site has “made...

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EU approves buyout of Monsanto by German chemical firm Bayer

German conglomerate Bayer won EU antitrust approval on Wednesday for its $62.5bn (£44.5bn) buy of US peer...

Police fatally shoot unarmed black man after mistakenly believing he had...

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US central bank raises interest rates to 1.75%

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