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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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11.19.15
Self-balancing skateboards are illegal in New York, too
11.19.15

Self-balancing skateboards are illegal in New York, too

$500 if you're caught using one by a state official (with nothing better to do).

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09.25.15
Sprint to pay $1.2 million over six-month 911 outage
09.25.15

Sprint to pay $1.2 million over six-month 911 outage

Sprint neglected the service it's meant to maintain for hard-of-hearing users for nearly six months.

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09.18.15
Comcast fined $33 million for publishing unlisted numbers
09.18.15

Comcast fined $33 million for publishing unlisted numbers

Comcast published 75,000 phone numbers that were meant to be unlisted. What happened next will not shock you. Because it got slapped with a $33.4 million fine.

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