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Facebook, Twitter Heavies Set To Appear At Senate Hearing. Google May Be MIA

The Senate intelligence committee gets an update from Big Tech about how companies are fighting "active measures" like those waged against the U.S. in 2016.

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Senate Committee Vents About Hijacking Of Big Tech For Information War

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Ayanna Pressley's Upset Victory Shows Power Of Women Of Color In Democratic Politics

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Chicago Police Officer Goes On Trial For Murder Of Black Teen

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