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European Commissioner for Violation of EU Treaties Margrethe Vestager reacts during a news conference on the approval of the Hutchison-Vimpelcom deal at the European Commission in Brussels, Belgium September 1, 2016.

Amazon slides as the EU puts more tech giants in its regulatory sights

At a press conference in Brussels on Wednesday, Margrethe Vestager, the EU's competition commissioner, answered a question from a journalist about whether the EU suspected Amazon of committing antitrust violations.
The EU’s commissioner for security, Julian King.

Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter could face fines if they fail to take down terrorist content within minutes

The EU Commissioner for Security Julian King is drawing up legislation which would force tech companies to take down terrorist content or face fines.
Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.

Wikipedia is blacked out across Europe in protest against laws that could change the internet forever

Wikipedia's Spanish, Italian, and Polish language versions blacked out in protest against new EU copyright reforms being voted upon on Thursday. Jimmy Wales urged people to oppose the reforms.
Theresa May holds a cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister's country retreat Chequers in Buckinghamshire to discuss department-by-department Brexit action plans, Britain August 31, 2016.

3 reasons the EU’s new Brexit guidelines spell major trouble for Theresa May

The EU Commission has published new guidelines which could spell further difficulty for the next round of Brexit negotiations.

London’s grip on its near-€900 billion EU clearing business is slipping

The EU proposed new powers to wrest control of euro clearing from London.