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J&J to buy remaining stake in Verb Surgical, Google's CEO gets a big pay raise and the story of the hacker who took down Liberia's internet in 2016

J&J to buy remaining stake in Verb Surgical from Verily, Alphabet’s life sciences division.

British lawmakers approve Boris Johnson’s Brexit plan; UK to leave EU by January 31.

Google CEO Sundar Pichai gets a big pay raise as CEO of Alphabet.

Church of England reviews Big Tech holdings to determine if they’re compatible with the faith.

The SEC probes listings of Slack and other unicorns on the New York Stock Exchange over several years.

Story of Spdrman, who was one of the most-wanted hackers when he took down Liberia’s internet in 2016.

President Trump calls Christianity Today a “far left magazine” after an editorial called for his removal from office.

U.S. Navy bans social media app TikTok from government-issued mobile devices.