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Google Faces Antitrust Probe By 50 States

50 attorneys general are joining an investigation into Google over possible antitrust violations. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, the initiative’s leader, announced on Monday the bipartisan investigation into Google’s practices. The bipartisan probe includes attorneys general from 48 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. California and Alabama are not involved in the probe, Paxton said at a press conference.. ...Read Full Story

Hurricane Dorian: Over One Million People Under Evacuation Orders In South Carolina, Georgia, Florida; Bahamas Confirms Five Fatalities

The governors of South Carolina and Georgia ordered over one million residents to evacuate their coasts beginning Monday, this coming after Hurricane Dorian left devastation in the northwest Bahamas and heads for the U.S. East Coast.  As of press time, Hurricane Dorian has killed at least 5 in the Bahamas.. ...Read Full Story

Case Against Jeffrey Epstein Dismissed Following His Death

A federal judge on Thursday formally dismissed the criminal sex trafficking case against financier Jeffrey Epstein in light of his death in jail earlier this month. U.S. District Judge Richard Berman said at a hearing earlier this week that he was legally bound to dismiss the case. Prosecutors said at that hearing that an investigation into Epstein’s alleged crimes would continue, and that the dismissal would not prevent them from charging possible co-conspirators in the future.. ...Read Full Story