The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said it handled more than 2 million complaints in 2012, setting a record, with 18 percent of those involving identity theft.
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RDA Holding, parent company of Reader's Digest magazine, has filed for Chapter 11 protection with plans to turn debt into equity, court papers said.
U.S. officials warn consumers to steer clear of fraudulent flu products -- so-called flu vaccine alternatives -- claiming to prevent or cure the flu.
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The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said software developers for mobile devices should adopt stronger policies to safeguard the privacy of individuals.
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid denied Sunday knowing anything about an alleged attempt to bribe him to intervene in a Federal Trade Commission case.
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has modified its request for information from GenCorp Inc. over the proposed acquisition of Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne.
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The U.S. Federal Trade Commission says Google, in a settlement, has agreed to change its business practices following a two-year antitrust investigation.