U.S. regulators approve $5 billion Facebook settlement over privacy issues: WSJ

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook Inc this week over its investigation into the social media company's handling of user data, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.

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