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Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) is co-sponsoring a bill that seeks to hold social media platforms responsible for the proliferation of health misinformation during a public health emergency. Elijah Nouvelage/Getty Images hide caption

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The Amazon website is seen in 2017 in Dandenong, Australia. Amazon was among dozens of sites hit by a massive internet outage on Thursday. Quinn Rooney/Getty Images hide caption

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A lawsuit filed by the state of California on Wednesday alleges sexual harassment, gender discrimination and violations of the state's equal pay law at the video game giant Activision Blizzard. Rich Polk/Getty Images for Activision hide caption

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Glued To Your Phone? Here's How To Rethink Your Relationship With Social Media

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Adam Neumann speaks onstage during a WeWork event in 2019. Michael Kovac/Getty Images for WeWork hide caption

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WeWork Prepares For A Second Act — Banking Its Future On The Rise Of Remote Work

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A Shein app, here in a photo illustration, in the IOS App Store in Bargteheide, Germany. Shein has become the most-installed shopping app in America. Katja Knupper/Die Fotowerft/DeFodi Images via Getty Images hide caption

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The Biden administration on Monday, July 19, 2021, blamed China for a hack of Microsoft Exchange email server software that compromised tens of thousands of computers around the world. Steven Senne/AP hide caption

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The COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective, but misinformation keeps many people from taking the shot. Allen J. Schaben/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images hide caption

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The Life Cycle Of A COVID-19 Vaccine Lie

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Israeli company NSO Group's spyware was used to spy on journalists, human rights activists and political dissidents in several countries. A former U.N. adviser says this type of spyware is a threat to democracy. Jack Guez/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Former U.N. Adviser Says Global Spyware Is A Threat To Democracy

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American commentator Ben Shapiro is seen on set during a taping of the Candace podcast in March in Nashville, Tenn. Jason Kempin/Getty Images hide caption

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Outrage As A Business Model: How Ben Shapiro Is Using Facebook To Build An Empire

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Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, here at a March event, has outlined a $700 million investment to boost broadband access and help close the digital divide for some of the state's poorest regions. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Images of the Eagle Nebula show the Hubble Space Telescope's ability to capture pictures in both visible (left) and infrared (right) light. NASA is celebrating the successful restart of the telescope's payload computer, opening the door to more observations. NASA hide caption

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An Amazon delivery driver bravely conquers a persistent arachnid that had tormented a self-described spider-hating customer. TikTok screenshots by NPR hide caption

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