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Former Rep. Katie Hill says the wave of harassment she faced after alleged revenge porn leak left her contemplating suicide

Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket through Getty Images Former Rep. Katie Hill wrote a chunk in The New York Times about the fallout from her resignation from Congress. In October, media retailers printed leaked nude images of Hill. She additionally admitted to having had a relationship with one of her marketing campaign …

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Google is facing another EU probe about how it collects and uses data, months after receiving a $1.7 billion antitrust fine

Mateusz Wlodarczyk / Getty The European Union has launched a contemporary antitrust investigation into Google. Reuters reported Friday that the EU had been sending questionnaires to corporations looking for out how Google leverages its information. The European Commission has now confirmed it has launched “preliminary investigation.” Visit Business Insider’s homepage …

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The wealth gap is one of the defining issues in the US right now, but proposals that punish the wealthy could be focusing on the wrong part of the problem

Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) speaks to her supporters after formally submitting to be on the poll for the New Hampshire state main at the State House on November 13, 2019 in Concord, New Hampshire.Sarah Rice/Getty Images A wealth tax could have minimize Jeff Bezos’ fortune in half …

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Kamala Harris has more billionaire donors than any other Democrat running for president

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) speaks during the Democratic Presidential Debate at Tyler Perry Studios November 20, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia.Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images Billionaires may be “really, really fearful” of Elizabeth Warren, but they seem to like Kamala Harris. The senator from California has received more …

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Trump claimed he ‘opened’ an Apple plant in Texas on Wednesday, but it’s been making Apple products since 2012

AP Photo/ Evan VucciApple CEO Tim Cook and President Donald Trump shake hands during a tour of an Apple manufacturing plant.AP Photo/ Evan Vucci Apple CEO Tim Cook on Wednesday toured an Austin, Texas-based factory that’s building the new Mac Pro desktop computer. Alongside Cook was President Donald Trump, his …

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