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Signal said Facebook shut down its advertising account after the privacy-focused messaging app tried to buy Instagram ads showing how the social media giant collects data

Signal CEO Moxie Marlinspike. Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch Signal said it tried to buy Instagram ads that would show users how Facebook targets them. The ads would display personal information about users that Facebook uses when targeting ads. But Signal said Facebook responded by shutting its account down. See more stories on Insider's business page. Facebook blocked ads that Signal wanted to buy that would show Instagram users the data that Facebook collects from them, ...
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Big Tech faces 'danger scenario' with a Democratic sweep in November, warns prominent venture capitalist Bradley Tusk

Spencer Platt/Getty Images Big Tech faces a "danger scenario" with a Joe Biden win and a "blue sweep" in the upcoming elections, prominent venture capitalist Bradley Tusk warned on CNBC."People assume Congress is so incompetent and so inept and Big Tech companies are so smart they'll figure out how to stop them," Tusk, who is also a political strategist, said."I don't know if that's the correct assumption. You could certainly see left-leaning, anti-tech proposals have much more of an impa...
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Prop. 15: If voters raise taxes on commercial landlords, will small biz foot the bill?

When supporters of a November property tax ballot measure talk about soaking the state’s faceless corporate giants and its wealthiest landlords, they are not talking about people like John Kevranian. The co-owner of Nuts for Candy & Toys in Burlingame, Kevranian and his wife have operated this mainstay of the Bay Area city’s downtown strip for more than a quarter-century. He rents the shop. And he’s exactly the type of voter that backers of Proposition 15 — which would raise property taxes on ma...
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Heat Is On GOP To Allow Witnesses At Impeachment Trial, Sen. Warren Says

NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren about the debate over whether witnesses will be called in the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump. NPR's Tamara Keith weighs in.
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Democrat Elizabeth Warren plans to forgo big-money donors

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she will forgo the chase for campaign money from the biggest donors in her quest for her party’s nomination for president. In an email to supporters on Monday, Warren, of Massachusetts, acknowledged that “this decision will ensure that I will be outraised by other candidates in this […]
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Use This Calculator to Build Your Own Wealth Tax

In her bid for president, Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren recently proposed a wealth tax on the super rich (dubbed the Ultra-Millionaire Tax) to combat income inequality. Her plan calls for a two percent tax on those with a net worth over $50 million, and a three percent tax on those with assets topping $1 billion.Read more...
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Warren Enters Crowded 2020 Fray Hoping Populist Call Sets Her Apart

LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren will enter the 2020 presidential contest Saturday, hoping a populist call to fight economic inequality will help distinguish her in a crowded field and enable her to move past the controversy surrounding her past claims to Native American heritage. She planned a late morning announcement at a mill site in Lawrence where largely immigrant factory workers went on strike about 100 years ago, providing the longtime consumer advocate a forum t...
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Elizabeth Warren pledges help during visit to Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren visited Puerto Rico on Tuesday as she considers a run for president, promising to help rebuild the island from Hurricane Maria and support laws that would offer the U.S. territory equal treatment and debt relief. Warren demanded the resignation of Brock Long, administrator of the […]
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SE Cupp slams key 2020 candidate

CNN's SE Cupp explains why she believes Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren's presidential bid is not headed for success.
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SE Cupp slams key 2020 potential candidate

CNN's SE Cupp explains why she believes Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren's presidential bid is not headed for success.
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Cupp: Dems can do better than Warren

CNN's SE Cupp explains why she believes Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren's presidential bid is not headed for success.
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SE Cupp: Warren's candidacy is DOA

CNN's SE Cupp explains why she believes Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren's presidential bid is not headed for success.
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SE Cupp: Democrat's candidacy is DOA

CNN's SE Cupp explains why she believes Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren's presidential bid is not headed for success.
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Mass. re-elects Elizabeth Warren to Senate

Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren defeated two challengers on Tuesday, winning another term in the U.S. Senate. (Nov. 7)            [Author: AP]
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Suspected package-bomber Cesar Sayoc Jr. reportedly sent more than 240 threats to dozens of public officials

Cesar Sayoc, Jr., the man accused of sending improvised explosive devices to Democratic leaders and critics of President Donald Trump, reportedly published more than 240 tweets threatening at least 50 public officials. Sayoc, an apparent Trump supporter, would also repeat his threats against political and media personalities around a dozen times in a row. While the FBI has made an effort to inform Sayoc's targets of the threats, social media giants like Twitter and Facebook have been criticize...
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Warren's DNA test showcases shift in tactics ahead of 2020

Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren used to briskly walk through the Capitol and ignore reporters -- often with an aide by her side shielding her from questions. She used to resist engaging on issues and controversies beyond ones that launched her political career -- like railing against income inequality and big banks.
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In July, Trump said Warren should prove claim of Native American roots. Today, he waved off DNA test results

President Donald Trump, in response to Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren's DNA test results released Monday morning, said he "didn't say" that he would pay $1 million to Warren.
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Trump offered $1 million. Now, he says 'who cares?'

President Donald Trump, in response to Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren's DNA test results released Monday morning, said he "didn't say" that he would pay $1 million to Warren.
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Trump offered Warren $1 million. Now, he says 'who cares?'

President Donald Trump, in response to Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren's DNA test results released Monday morning, said he "didn't say" that he would pay $1 million to Warren.
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Trump says 'who cares' after Warren takes DNA test, denies $1 million offer

President Donald Trump, in response to Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren's DNA test results released Monday morning, said he "didn't say" that he would pay $1 million to Warren.
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Trump says 'who cares' after Warren takes test, denies $1M offer

President Donald Trump, in response to Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren's DNA test results released Monday morning, said he "didn't say" that he would pay $1 million to Warren.
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Trump turmoil: lawyer says Cohen has information regarding Russian conspiracy - live

Former campaign chairman Paul Manafort’s conviction and ex-lawyer Michael Cohen’s guilty plea plunge president into potential legal jeopardy 1.32pm BST Maggie Haberman, the White House correspondent for the New York Times, says “When Trump is cornered, he is at his most dangerous”, although she stopped short of speculating on what his next move might be.When Trump is cornered, he is at his most dangerous, as several people close to him have said. During "Access Hollywood" weekend, he was wou...
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Warren wants to put a hold on nominee to lead CFPB

Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren announced she's putting a hold on the nomination for Kathy Kraninger to run the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau until she turns over documents related to her role in the administration's "zero tolerance" policy that has been separating undocumented children from their parents.
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Trump, honoring Navajos, revives ‘Pocahontas’ jab at Warren

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump used an event honoring Native American veterans Monday to take a shot at Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren, whom he has long derided as “Pocahontas.” Trump welcomed three Navajo code talkers from World War II to the Oval Office. He called them “incredible” and “very special people.” And then he added: “We have a representative in Congress who they say was here a long time ago. They call her Pocahontas. But you know what, I like you.” The Republican president h...
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Does Elizabeth Warren's Book Tour Signal A 2020 Presidential Run?

Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren kicks off a small tour this week to promote her new book, set to come out Tuesday. Because people love to speculate about the next presidential candidates the minute one election ends, some believe Warren's book tour signals a 2020 presidential run for the White House. Let's not jump to conclusions, though.The popular senator is scheduled to stop in her home state of Massachusetts as well as New York this week, and a conservative PAC reportedly plans to disrupt ...
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'She Persisted' turns into rallying cry for liberals

WASHINGTON (AP) — The words of the Senate Republican leader directed at Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren have turned into a rallying cry for liberals.
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Senate GOP silences Warren over criticism of Sessions

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans silenced Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren for criticizing colleague and Attorney General-nominee Jeff Sessions with the words of Coretta Scott King from three decades ago challenging his record on race.
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Silencing Elizabeth Warren backfires on Senate GOP

GOP attempts to silence Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren Tuesday night only drew more attention to her opposition to Trump attorney general nominee Jeff Sessions
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#LetLizSpeak: 'She persisted' becomes rallying cry for Warren supporters

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's reason for barring Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren from speaking has become an instant classic.
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Warren violates arcane rule, sparking Senate dustup

Senate Republicans silenced Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren for criticizing colleague and attorney general nominee Jeff Sessions with the words of Coretta Scott King from three decades ago. [Author: ANDREW TAYLOR]
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