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Google Slapped with $2.7B Fine for EU Antitrust Violation

This is the largest antitrust fine handed out by the European Commission to date, even beating out the €1.06 billion fine given to Intel, which is now going through a long appeals process. "We respectfully disagree with the conclusions announced today". "We will monitor Google's compliance closely", Vestager said. The biggest risk to Google is not the fine but the changes demanded to its business, said Richard Windsor, an independent financial analyst who tracks competition among the ...

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BMW to invest $600 mln in its Spartanburg plant in US

While the overall length is about the same, the wheelbase is 2.2 inches longer, reducing overhangs and increasing interior space. For what it's worth, BMW is making a big deal about the fact that the X3 will be the company's first SUV to be offered with a factory-installed tow hitch.

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A look at Takata's bankruptcy and air bag recalls

Japanese auto parts maker Takata has filed for bankruptcy protection in the USA and Japan. Honda, which accounts for roughly half of the affected vehicles worldwide, has already booked charges amounting to 556 billion yen ($5 billion) for its air bag recalls.

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Sub inspector killed as terrorists open fire at CRPF team in Srinagar

Some TV channels are reporting the killing of two militants but police said they can not confirm it immediately. IG CRPF said the operation was planned meticulously and restraint was observed as it was a school building. The school has six more buildings. Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba ( LeT ) militant group has claimed responsibility for the attack. The authorities imposed security restrictions under Section 144 CrPc in the four kilometres radius area and Ram Munshibagh - Sempora ...

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Mourinho wants this player instead of Ronaldo

The Tottenham striker is admired by Jose Mourinho , who wants to bring him to Old Trafford no matter the cost. The Red Devils boss is understood to have made it clear that he is not interested in the prospect of Ronaldo's Old Trafford return.

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SEGA Forever Collection brings SEGA classics to Android and iOS for free

There are only five games in the Collection right now: Sonic The Hedgehog , Phantasy Star II , Comix Zone , Kid Chameleon and Altered Beast . " Sega Forever democratises retro gaming, and seeks to change how the world plays, rediscovers, and shares in classic game experiences".