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Ask Amy: She just won’t keep her hands off me

Columnist Amy Dickinson (Bill Hogan/Chicago Tribune) DEAR AMY: I recently attended my nephew’s wedding, which was also an occasion to get together with members of his father’s family. While we didn’t grow up together, I feel close to this family and really enjoy our celebrations and gatherings — with one exception. One of his aunts […]

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10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday. Facebook is finally going to allow users to “disconnect” the information that other websites are sharing with Facebook about their online activity. On Tuesday, the Silicon Valley tech giant formally announced the launch of its “Off-Facebook Activity” tool, which for the first […]

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Alibaba reportedly postpones its rumored $20 billion listing amid Hong Kong unrest

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba will postpone its rumored upcoming listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, according to unnamed sources reported by Reuters. The revelation follows unconfirmed reports, first published by Bloomberg, that Alibaba is considering raising US$20 billion via a listing in Hong Kong in the second half of 2019, following its record-breaking New […]