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Russian agent accused of interfering in US elections is back meddling online, Facebook says

A man the U.S. intelligence community has assessed is an active Russian agent who interfered in U.S. elections is back stirring the pot on Facebook, the company announced Thursday. But this time, Andriy Derkach and associates appear to have been running influence operations targeted at Ukraine, not the U.S., Facebook said. The Treasury Department previously sanctioned Derkach, whom Treasury identified as being an “active Russian...

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Google to Allow 20 Percent of Staffers to Work Remotely

Google will allow 20 percent of its staff to work remotely on a permanent basis and shift to a hybrid model for others, the latest tech company to shift to more work from home during the coronavirus pandemic. But, even with the increased remote work, Google isn’t giving up the office completely. In an email to staff on Wednesday, Google CEO Sundar Pichai said 60 percent of its employees will still come to the office weekly, and 20...