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'Digital Gangsters': UK Wants Tougher Rules for Facebook

Sex Robots Are Here, but Laws Aren't Keeping Up with the Ethical and Privacy Issues They Raise

By Mae Anderson And Jill Lawless |
British lawmakers issued a scathing report Monday that calls for tougher rules on Facebook to keep it from acting like "digital gangsters" and intentionally violating dat...

Berlin to Get Single Travel App for Public and Private Services

Berlin to Get Single Travel App for Public and Private Services

By Frank Jordans | Feb 18
Travelers in Berlin will soon be able to use a single app to switch seamlessly between public transport, rental bikes, car-sharing and taxis without signing up for each service individually.

Ambitious New Plan to Save Atlantic Salmon Has Big Price Tag

Ambitious New Plan to Save Atlantic Salmon Has Big Price Tag

By Patrick Whittle | Feb 18
The federal government outlined an ambitious, potentially costly new plan to restore Atlantic salmon in the United States, where rivers teemed with the fish before dams, pollution and overfishing decimated their populations.

Pompeii Dig Uncovers Narcissus Fresco in Ancient Atrium

Pompeii Dig Uncovers Narcissus Fresco in Ancient Atrium

Feb 18
Archaeologists have discovered a fresco in an ancient Pompeii residence that portrays the mythological hunter Narcissus, who fell in love with his own reflection.

'Digital Gangsters': UK Wants Tougher Rules for Facebook

'Digital Gangsters': UK Wants Tougher Rules for Facebook

By Mae Anderson And Jill Lawless | Feb 18
British lawmakers issued a scathing report Monday that calls for tougher rules on Facebook to keep it from acting like "digital gangsters" and intentionally violating data privacy and competition laws.

Semenya Arrives for Landmark Case at Swiss Sports Tribunal

Semenya Arrives for Landmark Case at Swiss Sports Tribunal

Feb 18
Caster Semenya arrived at the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Monday for a hearing in a landmark case that will challenge science and gender politics.