Child Advocates Ask FTC To Investigate YouTubeRead carefully through the fine print of YouTube's terms of service and you might notice that you've affirmed you are old enough to watch it. It's a warning that goes unheeded by millions of children around the world.
Report: Mark Zuckerberg Changes Mind, Will Testify Before CongressMr. Zuckerberg is going to Washington. Reports say the 33-year old Facebook CEO has decided to travel to Capitol Hill to testify before Congress.
FTC Is Investigating Facebook Over Site's Privacy PracticesThe FTC is investigating Facebook's privacy practices following a week of privacy scandals. Facebook's stock, which already took a big hit last week, plunged as a result.
Consumer Justice Investigates Multi-Million Dollar Beauty Cream BusinessThousands of customers say they didn't know they were also being enrolled in costly monthly subscriptions.
Texas, Pennsylvania Suing Dallas-Based Student Loan Relief CompanyThe announcement is part of the Federal Trade Commission’s "Operation Game of Loans" - a federal and state effort to crack down on deceptive student loan debt relief companies.
Court Tosses Data Speed Reduction Lawsuit Against AT&TA federal appeals court has dismissed a lawsuit by federal officials which claimed that AT&T misled millions of smartphone customers with unlimited data plans who had their internet speeds cut.
I-TEAM: Choosing A Mosquito RepellantCreams, sprays, bottles and repellant bands... with so many choices, what mosquito repellant works best? The I-Team tells you!
Staples & Office Depot Scrap Merger After Deal BlockedStaples and Office Depot said Tuesday that they are scrapping their planned $6.3 billion merger after a federal judge blocked the deal. The government made the case that the combination would hurt competition.
FTC Rules Amazon Is Liable For In-App ChargesA federal judge on Wednesday ruled that Amazon is liable for in-app purchases made by children, the latest development in a suit filed by the Federal Trade Commission in 2014.
Annoying Advertisements? Fight Back!Have an inbox or cell phone full of annoying advertisements? Some customers are fed up and fighting back by filing lawsuits.
Watch Out For Storm-Chasing Con ArtistsVictims of natural disaster often times are hit twice. Once by mother nature and again by scam artists taking advantage of their situation.
FTC Sues DIRECTV Over Alleged Hidden FeesThe government is taking the nation's biggest satellite TV provider to court, accusing DIRECTV of misleading millions of consumers about the cost of its programming.