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NFL defends lawsuit alleging Super Bowl ticket violations

Sep. 27, 2018 2:57 PM EDT

The National Football League defended itself Thursday against charges that its ticketing policies for the 2014 Super Bowl violated New Jersey's consumer fraud law, in arguments before the state Supreme Court that reached a granular level with disputes over words in the statute including "the" and "those." The...

EU getting 'impatient' with Facebook over consumer data use

Sep. 20, 2018 9:00 AM EDT

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's consumer protection chief said Thursday she's growing impatient with Facebook's efforts to improve transparency with users about their data, warning it could face sanctions for not complying. EU Consumer Commissioner Vera Jourova turned up the pressure on the social...