http://ift.tt/2rqJ9Mm News: Amazon Offers Refunds for Children’s Unauthorized In-App Purchases

Amazon Offers Refunds for Children’s Unauthorized In-App Purchases
The Federal Trade Commission sued the retail giant over charges incurred by kids using apps. Both sides dropped their appeals so the refunds could begin.

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http://ift.tt/2rqySPX News: Kenyans Cheer Opening Of Mombasa-Nairobi Railway

Kenyans Cheer Opening Of Mombasa-Nairobi Railway
The line was financed with more than $3 billion borrowed from the Chinese government. A Chinese company built it, and a Chinese company will operate it for the first five years.

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http://ift.tt/2rqqVdM News: ‘Pink Slime’ Trial Begins, But It’s The News Media Under The Microscope

‘Pink Slime’ Trial Begins, But It’s The News Media Under The Microscope
The icky name refers to cow trimmings added to ground beef to lower its fat content. In 2012 ABC News revealed the practice. Now a beef company’s defamation suit for those reports is finally in court.

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http://ift.tt/2rqn9B3 News: Ohio Sues 5 Major Drug Companies For ‘Fueling Opioid Epidemic’

Ohio Sues 5 Major Drug Companies For ‘Fueling Opioid Epidemic’
The state’s attorney general filed the lawsuit Wednesday, alleging fraudulent marketing. “They knew they were wrong,” Mike DeWine says, “but they did it anyway — and they continue to do it.”

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http://ift.tt/2rqn9B3 News: Ohio Sues 5 Major Drug Companies For ‘Fueling Opioid Epidemic’

Ohio Sues 5 Major Drug Companies For ‘Fueling Opioid Epidemic’
The state’s attorney general filed the lawsuit Wednesday, alleging fraudulent marketing. “They knew they were wrong,” Mike DeWine says, “but they did it anyway — and they continue to do it.”

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http://ift.tt/2soiexC News: Bahrain Court Orders Dissolution Of Country’s Last Major Opposition Group

Bahrain Court Orders Dissolution Of Country’s Last Major Opposition Group
The court order targets the secular National Democratic Action Society. Human rights groups are decrying the court order, saying it amounts to a de facto ban on all opposition in the country.

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