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March 14, 2019

Facebook, hit by global outage, criminal probe

Facebook grappled with challenges on two fronts Wednesday, an hours-long outage and intensified scrutiny from investigators reportedly probing data deals struck by the world's largest social network. As the outage continued, gripes…

Brexit set for delay as MPs vote to reject no-deal

The British parliament on Wednesday rejected leaving the European Union without a deal, further weakening prime minister Theresa May and paving the way for a vote that could delay Brexit until at least the end of June. After a day of…

US joins global Boeing 737 MAX ban

The ban on the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft became worldwide on Wednesday after US president Donald Trump joined Canada and other countries in grounding the aircraft amid mounting global fears for the jets' airworthiness. US authorities said…