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Taking a moment to sit and kick back on Rome's iconic Spanish Steps is officially illegal.

Rome is fining tourists $450 for sitting on its Spanish Steps, one of the city’s most iconic landmarks

The new ordinance went into effect on July 8, but it wasn't until this week that police officers in yellow vests started to deploy the law.

Equifax is giving up to $125 to 147 million Americans — here’s how to claim your money

After a major hack in 2017 exposed the data of over 147 million Americans, Equifax is on track to pay out hundreds of millions in a settlement.
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Facebook was just slapped with a record-setting $5 billion fine for mishandling user data, but those users won’t see a penny. Here’s where...

Facebook's record-setting $5 billion fine from the Federal Trade Commission is going straight to the US Treasury Department.
Mark Zuckerberg

Alongside a $5 billion fine, the US government just imposed a bunch of restrictions on what Facebook can and can’t do: Here’s the full lis...

The Federal Trade Commission just fined Facebook $5 billion, but the restrictions being imposed on the social-media giant may be even more important.
Facebook VP Ime Archibong.

Facebook just got clobbered with a record $5 billion penalty over the Cambridge Analytica data breach

In its first-quarter earnings, Facebook said it had set money aside for the Federal Trade Commission penalty.

Facebook looks set to get stung with another big fine over the biggest scandal in its history

The settlement will contain a fine of over $100 million and allege that Facebook didn't adequately warn investors after Cambridge Analytica.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Facebook’s record-setting $5 billion FTC fine was reportedly going to be tens of billions of dollars, and would’ve held Mark Zuckerberg pe...

The Federal Trade Commission was reportedly planning to fine Facebook much, much more than $5 billion.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, the world's richest man.

Amazon fined a college student $3,800 for returning a rented textbook 4 days late

The University of Delaware student Amelia SanFilippo told CBS she incurred the hefty fine on a $62.70 textbook she returned only four days late.

Singapore takes littering so seriously that someone was slapped with a S$300 fine for shooting a couple of rubber bands onto a road

A photo of the hefty ticket has triggered a flood of cheeky comments from amused netizens.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai.

Google is appealing its $5 billion EU antitrust fine over Android

Google has submitted an appeal to the EU refuting the €4.3 billion ($5 billion) fine it received for abusing the dominance of its Android operating system. Google is following through on its promise to appeal when the fine was imposed in July.