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Are Amazon, Facebook, Google too big for current regulatory rules?

As investors celebrate soaring stock prices, some are calling on lawmakers to tighten the screws among these industry leaders with new regulations as big-tech critics allege that Amazon and some of its FAANG (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Google's Alphabet) peers have been operating at an unfair disadvantage.

Are Amazon, Facebook, Google too big for current regulatory rules?

As investors celebrate soaring stock prices, some are calling on lawmakers to tighten the screws among these industry leaders with new regulations as big-tech critics allege that Amazon and some of its FAANG (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Google's Alphabet) peers have been operating at an unfair disadvantage.

Amazon HQ2: What's behind the public bid?

A frenzy of municipalities across the country are hashing together HQ2 bids in hopes of luring to their home turf potentially 50,000 new jobs and $38 billion in growth opportunity, as promised by Amazon. But what's in the fine print?

Amazon HQ2: What's behind the public bid?

A frenzy of municipalities across the country are hashing together HQ2 bids in hopes of luring to their home turf potentially 50,000 new jobs and $38 billion in growth opportunity, as promised by Amazon. But what's in the fine print?

As Sanctuary Cities Grow, Public Schools 'Left Holding the Bag?'

As Montgomery County, in which Rockville High School sits, reels from the rape case, debate is being sparked not only about Maryland becoming a sanctuary state, but also the impact and fiscal strain illegal immigration is having on public schools.

As Sanctuary Cities Grow, Public Schools 'Left Holding the Bag?'

As Montgomery County, in which Rockville High School sits, reels from the rape case, debate is being sparked not only about Maryland becoming a sanctuary state, but also the impact and fiscal strain illegal immigration is having on public schools.

12 Veterans Day Freebies, Deals

National chains across the U.S. are saying 'thank you' to the over 18 million military veterans in the U.S. by offering freebies and deals on services in honor of Veterans Day this Friday, Nov. 11.