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July 27, 2018 8:35 PM New York Regulator Revokes Its Approval of Charter, Time Warner Cable Merger

State commission also fines Charter another $1 million for failing to meet targeted expansion to rural areas A New York regulator revoked Friday its approval of Charter Communications Inc.’s 2016 merger with Time Warner Cable Inc., saying Charter failed to fulfill its obligation to extend broadband service to rural areas of the state. John Rhodes, chairman 48

July 24, 2018 7:26 PM Pregnant dolphin shot and killed in Mississippi; wildlife officials offer $11K reward for information

The dolphin was shot with a "small caliber bullet," according to the NOAA. (Institute for Marine Mammal Studies) Wildlife officials are offering a hefty reward to anyone who can provide information about a pregnant bottlenose dolphin that was shot to death in southern Mississippi. The bottlenose dolphin was found on Waveland Beach in April, according 116

July 24, 2018 11:10 AM EU fines Philips, Asus, Pioneer, Denon & Marantz total 111 million euros

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust authorities handed down a total fine of 111.2 million euros ($130.1 million) to Philips (PHG.AS), Pioneer (6773.T), Asus (2357.TW) and Denon & Marantz on Tuesday for fixing online resale prices. The European Commission opened an investigation into the four companies in February last year as part of its crackdown against 129

July 23, 2018 4:16 PM Amish outhouse case raises religious freedom rights issues

HARRISBURG, Pa. – An appeals court is questioning a township's efforts to make an Amish woman stop using outhouses and hook into its sewer system, citing Pennsylvania's religious freedom law. A seven-judge Commonwealth Court panel threw out an order Thursday that Iva Byler pay $100 a month toward fines levied by Sugar Grove Township, a community of 1,700. A trial 43

July 19, 2018 6:32 PM FIFA fines and warns six clubs over debts to players

Clubs from Russia and Qatar are among six fined by FIFA and warned they risk one-year transfer bans for failing to settle debts to players. FIFA said the clubs also face deductions of six league points if they fail to pay the debts in 30 to 90 days. The clubs are: Kuban of Russia; Al Arabi and Al Kharaitiyat of Qatar; Zamalek of Egypt; Al Jazira of the United 44

July 18, 2018 7:33 PM Iran’s Businesses Begin to Buckle Under Sanctions Threat

Firms struggle to find lenders willing to finance import deals; unrest forces government to try to avoid economic isolation Since President Donald Trump withdrew the U.S. from the nuclear deal in May, Iran’s manufacturers, Persian-rug exporters and shopkeepers have increasingly struggled to make transactions in dollars for imports of needed supplies 56

July 18, 2018 4:13 PM Google's not alone. Europe has been taking on tech companies for decades

Europe has a long history of putting Big Tech under a microscope. The latest example came Wednesday, when the European Commission imposed a record €4.34 billion ($5 billion) fine on Google for abusing the dominant market position of its Android smartphone operating system. The European Union has emerged as a tech battleground because it has developed 60

July 18, 2018 11:13 AM Google's antitrust cases in Europe

BRUSSELS - Alphabet unit Google (GOOGL.O) was hit with a record-breaking 4.34 billion euro ($5.04 billion) fine on Wednesday, topping the 2.4 billion euros it was ordered to pay in another case last year. EU antitrust regulators accused it of abusing the dominance of its Android smartphone operating system by blocking rivals. 18 July 2018 - EU antitrust 50

July 18, 2018 10:00 AM Coughing Up Reform: Japan Tightens Smoking Laws a Little

The new rules leave plenty of loopholes for smokers, especially those outside Tokyo TOKYO—Japan tightened its smoking rules ahead of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, belatedly joining a global trend after long being one of the easiest places among developed economies to light up. Parliament passed a law Wednesday barring smoking in restaurants and bars with more than 100 square 51

July 12, 2018 11:00 AM Goldman Sachs, Prysmian, others lose challenge against 302 million euro EU cartel fine

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - Investment bank Goldman Sachs (GS.N), the world’s top cablemaker Prysmian (PRY.MI), Nexans (NEXS.PA) and eight other cable companies on Thursday lost their challenge against a 302 million euros ($352.6 million) EU cartel fine. The companies had appealed to the General Court, Europe’s second-highest court, asking for the European 57