Airbnb

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Dreamstime
January 22, 2019 - 1:40 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A new report from critics of Airbnb and other home-sharing platforms claims New York City could lose nearly 11,000 housing units if new regulations on the companies don't go forward. A federal judge this month blocked a New York City law that would have subjected Airbnb and...
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December 05, 2018 - 12:25 pm
LONDON (1010 WINS) -- Facebook gave certain companies special access to users' data, according to documents released by British Parliament on Wednesday. RELATED: Facebook users want to break Tekashi69 out of jail | Global lawmakers grill Facebook exec; Zuckerberg's a no-show | UK parliament seizes...
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Dreamstime
August 15, 2018 - 5:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Airbnb faces tightening regulations in New York City that could take a big bite out of its profits. On Wednesday, the short-term rental company responded with a counter-measure designed to appease hostile politicians: a $10 million contribution to city charities helping people...
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July 18, 2018 - 2:34 pm
New York City Airbnb hosts are taking their battle with the city to city hall -- literally. They descended upon City Hall Wednesday to protest new legislation that they claim will punish them for listing their homes on Airbnb. The protest coincides with City Council's plans to vote Wednesday on a...
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Two of the Airbnb listings were located in Hell's Kitchen.
Dreamstime
June 26, 2018 - 11:52 am
The city is suing a Manhattan man over misleading and dangerous Airbnb rentals.
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Donisha Prendergast, granddaughter of Bob Marley, claims she was racially profiled in Rialto, California.
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May 10, 2018 - 2:22 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- The granddaughter of reggae legend Bob Marley claims she and her friends were racially profiled -- stopped by police who thought they were burglars as they left an Air BNB rental. The Press Conference for the Rialto Police Department is now available via YouTube in its...
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