U.S. Justice Department going 'full tilt' on tech antitrust probe: official 5:56pm EDT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department is moving "full-tilt" on its antitrust investigation of Alphabet Inc’s Google and other Big Tech platforms, the department's second-ranking official told Reuters.  Full Article

Two Republican senators ask U.S. FTC to investigate TikTok's data collection practices 5:18pm EDT 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two U.S. Republican senators on Thursday asked the Federal Trade Commission for an investigation of video-sharing app TikTok's consumer data collection and processing practices.  Full Article  

TikTok deal must benefit U.S. and ensure 'total security,' Trump says 6:18pm EDT 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Thursday that any deal to sell Chinese-owned social media app TikTok to an American company must "substantially" benefit the United States and provide "total security."  Full Article