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Wednesday October 17th, 2018 10:59PM

AP Business - Consumer News

Frontier Communications Prepares for Hurricane Michael; Offers Storm Preparedness and Safety Tips to Help Customers Be Ready
TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 10, 2018--With Hurricane Michael potentially impacting Alabama, Florida, Georgia and North and South Carolina, Frontier Communications urges customers to be...
11:24AM ( 1 week ago )
Teachers union sues student loan servicer Navient
The American Federation of Teachers sues against Navient, one of the country's largest student loan servicing companies, alleging Navient failed to guide eligible borrowers through a critical student loan forgiveness program
7:59PM ( 2 weeks ago )
DOJ's lawsuit may delay California's new net neutrality law
A U.S. Department of Justice lawsuit could delay the rollout of California's new net neutrality law, which is set to go into effect Jan. 1. Legal experts say it's possible a judge will put the law on hold while the litigation plays out
7:31PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Medicare upgrades its website ahead of sign-up season
Medicare modernizes its website ahead of annual open enrollment season
4:37PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Facebook says 50M user accounts affected by security breach
Facebook says it recently discovered a security breach affecting nearly 50 million user accounts
12:08AM ( 2 weeks ago )
Uber agrees to $148M settlement with states over data breach
Uber has agreed to pay $148 million and take steps to tighten data security after the ride-hailing company failed for a year to notify drivers that hackers had stolen their personal information, Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan announced Wednesday
6:18PM ( 3 weeks ago )
A US privacy law could be good for Google - but bad for you
A US privacy law could be good for Facebook and Google - but bad for you
4:49PM ( 3 weeks ago )
Congress could negate stronger state efforts on privacy
Congress is working to come up with a new set of national rules governing how companies can use consumers' data, in part hoping to block a push by California and other U.S. states to do it on their own
12:50PM ( 3 weeks ago )
The Latest: Tech firms back US privacy law to negate states
Internet companies hoping to avoid a patchwork of state laws on consumer data privacy are supporting a federal proposal that could negate those state laws
12:00PM ( 3 weeks ago )
Senate panel opens hearing on crafting US privacy law
Executives of a half-dozen U.S. internet titans have been summoned by a Senate panel to explain their privacy policies as interest grows in Congress for the government to step in to protect consumers.
11:17AM ( 3 weeks ago )