Will online privacy make a comeback in 2020? — TechCrunch

Last year was a landmark for online privacy in many ways, with something of a consensus emerging that consumers deserve protection from the companies that sell their attention and behavior for profit. The debate now is largely around how to regulate platforms, not whether it needs to happen…

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U.S. EPA to advance plan to cut heavy-duty truck emissions — National Post

gasmanWASHINGTON — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will announce Monday it is seeking public input as it works on new rules to significantly decrease emissions of smog-forming nitrogen oxide (NOx) and other pollutants from heavy-duty trucks. Read More

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New Year’s Zoo Fire Kills More Than 30 Animals, Including Orangutans and Gorillas, in Germany — TIME

(BERLIN) — A fire raced through a zoo in western Germany in the first few minutes of the new year, killing more than 30 animals, including apes, monkeys, bats and birds, authorities said. Police said paper sky lanterns launched nearby to celebrate the arrival of 2020 were probably to blame…

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Coke targeted teens by saying sugary drinks are healthy — fox5sandiego.com

ATLANTA — Coca-Cola is under fire for trying to convince teenagers and moms that its sugary drinks are healthy, despite concerns that they contribute to childhood obesity. The International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (IJERPH) analyzed internal documents from two Coca-Cola ad campaigns, one from the 2016 summer Olympic games in Rio…

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