Correction to Facebook Montreal Story

Facebook, based in Menlo Park, Calif., will hire researchers for the new Montreal artificial-intelligence center locally, a company spokesman said. "Facebook to Open Artificial Intelligence Center in Montreal," at 7:03 p.m. ET, incorrectly stated in the second paragraph that Facebook's headquarters was in Palo Alto, Calif., and that it would relocate staff from California to the new center.

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September 14, 2017 21:29 ET (01:29 GMT)