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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – California revealed for the first time an 18-month investigation into Facebook Inc’s (FB.O) privacy practices and accused the social media giant in a court filing on Wednesday of hampering the investigation. FILE PHOTO: Silhouettes of laptop users are seen next to a screen projection of Facebook logo in this picture illustration taken
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(Reuters) – Winds that have fanned California’s wildfires have calmed, helping firefighters contain blazes that have destroyed homes and forced mass power outages since late last month. A house burns during wildfires in San Bernardino, California, U.S. October 31, 2019 in this screen grab obtained from a social media video. 564FIRE via REUTERS “We’ve really
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(This Nov 1 story officialy corrects headline and paragraph 8 to read “structures” instead of “homes” after Ventura County fire officials corrected their earlier statement) By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A fast-moving scrub fire threatened orchards, oil fields and homes while displacing thousands of residents in Southern California on Friday, even as diminishing
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Fierce, dry Santa Ana winds off the Southern California mountains eased early Friday, helping firefighters make progress in corralling major wildfires that have displaced thousands of residents. Firefighters direct water on a burning house during wildfires in San Bernardino, California, U.S. October 31, 2019 in this screen grab obtained from a
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Fast-moving Santa Ana winds are expected to blast through Southern California on Wednesday, whipping up new wildfires after a brief respite for firefighters on Tuesday. California National Guard Spc. Theodoro Vicencio maintains a checkpoint at a road closure along the south side of the Kinkade Fire in Santa Rosa, California, U.S.,
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Wind-driven wildfires burned largely uncontrolled in tinder-dry California early on Tuesday, as firefighters battled blazes threatening thousands of homes in a race against time with even stronger gusts expected later. An air tanker is seen through high voltage transmission lines in Geyserville, California, U.S. October 28, 2019. REUTERS/Stephen Lam Thousands of
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