Search Continues for Quake Survivors

An elementary school in Mexico City partially collapsed during the massive 7.1 magnitude earthquake that rocked central Mexico on Tuesday. Rescue workers and volunteers raced against time to try to find and dig out survivors buried under the rubble. Read the story from NPR.


Facebook Tightens Ad Policies

After a ProPublica report detailed how Facebook’s self-serve advertising technology allowed people to target ads to “Jew haters” and other anti-Semitic phrases, the company is apologizing and tightening ad targeting tools. Read the story from The AP.

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California Sues to Prevent Border Wall

Accusing the Trump administration of violating environmental laws and overstepping federal authority, the state filed a lawsuit aimed at stopping construction of a wall on the U.S. border with Mexico. Read the story from The AP.


Amazon Mistakenly Sends Baby Registry Emails

The tech giant blamed a ‘technical-glitch’ for sending out emails notifying customers that people bought gifts for their (often nonexistent) baby registries. Read the story from Ad Age.