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  • WASHINGTON, July 18- AngioDynamics Inc has agreed to pay the U.S. government $12.5 million to resolve allegations it caused healthcare providers to submit false claims to federal healthcare programs over the use of two medical devices, the Justice Department said on Wednesday. The New York- based medical device maker will pay $11.5 million over allegations it...

  • BRUSSELS, July 18- European antitrust regulators fined Google a record 4.34 billion euro on Wednesday and ordered it to stop using its popular Android mobile operating system to block rivals, a ruling which the U.S. tech company said it would appeal. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is due to meet U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House...

  • WASHINGTON, July 18- The head of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, which has investigated Alphabet's Google in the past for abuse of web dominance, said on Wednesday he would take a close look at Europe's recent decision to fine the company 4.34 billion euros. Speaking at a hearing in Capitol Hill, FTC Chairman Joseph Simons said he had spoken on Tuesday with EU...

  • WASHINGTON— A panel of federal regulators is proposing lifting the strict government oversight imposed on Zions Bancorp, a big regional bank that received a taxpayer-funded bailout during the 2008 financial crisis. The unanimous decision by the Financial Stability Oversight Council announced Wednesday is the latest example of a push, under the Trump...

  • BRUSSELS, July 18- EU antitrust regulators hit Google with a record 4.34 billion euro fine on Wednesday and ordered it to stop using its Android mobile operating system to block rivals, a ruling which the U.S. tech company said it would appeal. The penalty is nearly double the previous record of 2.4 billion euros which the company was ordered to pay last year over...

  • BRUSSELS, July 18- EU antitrust regulators hit Google with a record 4.34 billion euro fine on Wednesday and ordered it to stop using its Android mobile operating system to block rivals, a ruling which the U.S. tech company said it would appeal. The penalty is nearly double the previous record of 2.4 billion euros which the U.S. tech company was ordered to pay last...

  • Uranium is used in the U.S. nuclear arsenal and powers the Navy's nuclear aircraft carriers and submarines, along with 99 U.S. commercial nuclear reactors that produce 20 percent of the electricity consumed in the United States. "The Department of Commerces Bureau of Industry and Security will conduct a thorough, fair, and transparent review to determine...

  • European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager

    EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager has emerged in recent years as one of the harshest critics of big tech.

  • BRUSSELS, July 18- EU antitrust regulators hit Google with a record 4.34 billion euro fine on Wednesday for using its Android mobile operating system to squeeze out rivals, and Google said it would appeal. But it could add to a brewing trade war between Brussels and Washington. EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager said she very much liked the United States,...

  • COPENHAGEN, July 18- Danske Bank could still face legal action despite its decision to forfeit profits from transactions in Estonia that are subject to a money-laundering probe, Denmark's business minister said on Wednesday. Denmark's financial watchdog said in May it had found "serious weaknesses" in Danske Bank's governance after an...

  • SINCLAIR SAYS IT WILL WITHDRAW APPLICATIONS TO DIVEST THREE STATIONS IN BID TO WIN FCC APPROVAL FOR TRIBUNE ACQUISITION-- COMPANY STATEMENT.

  • BRUSSELS, July 18- EU regulators hit Google with a record 4.34 billion euros antitrust fine on Wednesday for using its Android mobile operating system to squeeze out rivals. But it could add to a brewing trade war between Brussels and Washington. EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager denied anti-U.S. bias, saying she very much liked the United States.

  • BRUSSELS, July 18- EU regulators hit Google with a record 4.34 billion euros antitrust fine on Wednesday for using its Android mobile operating system to squeeze out rivals. The penalty is nearly double the previous record of 2.4 billion euros which the U.S. tech company was ordered to pay last year over its online shopping search service. But it could add to a...

  • BRUSSELS, July 18- Google said it will appeal against a record 4.34- billion-euro fine levied by EU antitrust regulators on Wednesday over illegal restrictions on Android smartphone makers and mobile network operators. "Android has created more choice for everyone, not less," Google spokesman Al Verney said. "A vibrant ecosystem, rapid innovation and lower...

  • BRUSSELS, July 18- Google said it will appeal against a record 4.34- billion-euro fine levied by EU antitrust regulators on Wednesday over illegal restrictions on Android smartphone makers and mobile network operators. "Android has created more choice for everyone, not less," Google spokesman Al Verney said. "A vibrant ecosystem, rapid innovation and lower...

  • BRUSSELS, July 18- Google said it will appeal against a record 4.34- billion-euro fine levied by EU antitrust regulators on Wednesday over illegal restrictions on Android smartphone makers and mobile network operators. "Android has created more choice for everyone, not less," Google spokesman Al Verney said. "A vibrant ecosystem, rapid innovation and lower...

  • BRUSSELS, July 18- EU regulators hit Google with a record 4.34 billion euros antitrust fine on Wednesday for using its Android mobile operating system to squeeze out rivals. But it could add to a brewing trade war between Brussels and Washington. President Donald Trump at the White House next Wednesday in an effort to avert threatened new tariffs on EU cars amid...

  • BRUSSELS, July 18- Alphabet unit Google was hit with a record-breaking 4.34 billion euro fine on Wednesday, topping the 2.4 billion euros it was ordered to pay in another case last year. 18 July 2018- EU antitrust regulators hand down a 4.34 billion euro fine to Google after a three-year long investigation. 27 June 2017- EU fines Google 2.4 billion euros for...

  • BRUSSELS, July 18- Alphabet unit Google was hit with a record-breaking 4.34 billion euro fine on Wednesday, topping the 2.4 billion euros it was ordered to pay in another case last year. 18 July 2018- EU antitrust regulators hand down a 4.34 billion euro fine to Google after a three-year long investigation. 27 June 2017- EU fines Google 2.4 billion euros for...

  • BRUSSELS, July 18- EU antitrust regulators levied a record 4.34- billion-euro fine against Google on Wednesday for illegal restrictions on Android smartphone makers and mobile network operators. The European Commission ordered Google to end the illegal conduct within 90 days or face additional penalties of up to 5 percent of parent Alphabet's average...