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Missouri Attorney General Investigating Google

Missouri’s attorney general announced Monday that his office is investigating Google for potential violations of the state’s consumer-protection and antitrust laws. Republican Attorney General Josh Hawley, who also is running…

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Google and AutoNation Partner on Self-Driving Car Program

Google is partnering with AutoNation, the country’s largest auto dealership chain, in its push to produce self-driving cars for wide use. AutoNation said Thursday that its dealerships will provide maintenance…

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Alphabet’s Mobile-Ad Revenue Surges; Shares Jump

Alphabet Inc on Thursday reported stronger-than-expected advertising sales and higher operating margins, driving shares up in after-hours trading as investors brushed off concerns about higher costs for acquiring mobile customers.…

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Walmart Dives Into Voice-Activated Shopping With Google

Walmart is diving into voice-activated shopping. But unlike online leader Amazon, it’s not doing it alone. The world’s largest retailer said Wednesday it’s working with Google to offer hundreds of…

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French Court Annuls Google’s $1.27B Back-Tax Bill

A French court annulled a 1.1 billion-euro ($1.27-billion) tax adjustment imposed on Google by France’s tax authorities, saying Wednesday that the way the California firm operates in France allows it…

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EU Fines Google a Record €2.4B in Antitrust Case

The European Union slapped a record €2.42 billion ($2.72 billion) fine on internet giant Google on Tuesday for taking advantage of its dominance in online searches to direct customers to…

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