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10.11.16
FCC fines Comcast $2.3 million for shady billing practices (updated)
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FCC fines Comcast $2.3 million for shady billing practices (updated)

The FCC was investigating the company for charging customers for services they didn't order.

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07.01.16
Brazil freezes Facebook funds over WhatsApp evidence spat
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Brazil freezes Facebook funds over WhatsApp evidence spat

Roughly $6-million of the social network's cash is being held to cover fines.

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06.23.16
FAA fines Amazon for two more shipments of unlabeled chemicals
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FAA fines Amazon for two more shipments of unlabeled chemicals

Packages weren't properly labeled and didn't have the necessary paperwork.

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06.14.16
Amazon angers FAA by shipping industrial chemicals via UPS
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Amazon angers FAA by shipping industrial chemicals via UPS

The company shipped an industrial-strength drain cleaner in a leaky bottle, burning nine UPS employees.

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03.25.16
France fines Google for breaking 'right to be forgotten' law
03.25.16

France fines Google for breaking 'right to be forgotten' law

The nation can't control what people access outside its borders, Google says.

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03.07.16
Verizon can't share web activity with advertisers unless you opt in
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Verizon can't share web activity with advertisers unless you opt in

The company must also pay a $1.35 million fine to settle with the FCC.

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