NEW YORK— The telecom industry's lobbying muscle pushed a consumer privacy measure to a swift death in Congress. Republicans struck down Obama-era rules that would have imposed tight restrictions on what broadband companies such as Verizon, AT&T and Comcast could do with their customers' personal data. Former AT&T lobbyist Steve Billet, now on the faculty at...
Twenty-four hours after Trump's address to Congress, the Russia story roared back into the news in the form of three different stories, NBC News reports.
AG Jeff Sessions had two conversations with the Russian ambassador to the U.S. during the presidential campaign season last year.
The current federal rules were established in 2015 to protect websites and services, Buzzfeed reports.
AT&T argues that Time Warner and its premium content, which includes HBO and CNN, would complement its distribution network.
Donald Trump's pick for secretary of HHS will be in the hot seat when he goes before the Senate on Wednesday.
Betsy DeVos, education secretary nominee, faced tough questions from Democratic lawmakers, NBC News reports.
WASHINGTON, Dec 7- AT&T Inc's planned $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner Inc will increase innovation and bring "better-priced options" to consumers upset by high cable bills, AT&T Chief Executive Randall Stephenson told lawmakers on Wednesday. Senator Al Franken, also a Democrat, expressed the same concern and pressed Time Warner CEO Jeffrey Bewkes on...
WASHINGTON, Nov 2- Twelve U.S. senators urged on Wednesday that a national security review panel reject Chinese aluminum giant Zhongwang International Group Ltd's proposed $2.3 billion purchase of U.S. aluminum products maker Aleris Corp. "Zhongwang's purchase of Aleris would directly undermine our national security, including by jeopardizing the U.S....
WASHINGTON, Nov 2- Twelve U.S. senators on Wednesday urged that a national security review panel reject Chinese aluminum giant Zhongwang International Group Ltd's proposed $2.3 billion purchase of U.S. aluminum products maker Aleris Corp.. "Zhongwang's purchase of Aleris would directly undermine our national security, including by jeopardizing the U.S....
Sen. Al Franken returned to his comedy roots Monday, taking swipes at Donald Trump's business record in a Democratic National Convention address.
Google has been knocked around by Europe for anti-competitive practices, and now U.S. regulators are getting more vocal.
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Sen. Al Franken, (D-MN), shares his concerns for the Comcast, Time Warner Cable deal. Sen. Franken feels consumers will be paying higher cable bills with fewer choices.
BERLIN, Oct 28- With the U.S. presidential election too close to call, hundreds of thousands of Americans living in Europe have been posting their absentee ballots with a sense that they could truly make a difference on Nov. 6.