• Trump may force TikTok to sell its U.S. operations

    6 days ago - By NBC News

    Larry Kudlow, Trump's top economic adviser, said he had been informed the eventual buyer “will be a one hundred percent American company.”
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  • Microsoft Reportedly Considering Buying TikTok As Trump May Force U.S. Sale

    6 days ago - By Forbes

    Bloomberg reported Trump will direct ByteDance Ltd. to sell the popular app.
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  • Reports: President Trump to order China's ByteDance to sell TikTok

    6 days ago - By Chicago Tribune

    President Trump will order China's ByteDance to sell its hit video app TikTok because of national-security concerns, according to reports published Friday.
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  • Reports: Trump to order China's ByteDance to sell TikTok

    6 days ago - By ABC News

    Published reports say President Donald Trump will order China's ByteDance to sell its hit video app TikTok because of national-security concerns
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  • Trump Expected to Order China's ByteDance to Sell TikTok in U.S

    6 days ago - By Time

    President Donald Trump plans to announce a decision ordering China's ByteDance Ltd. to divest its ownership of the popular U.S.-based music-video app TikTok, according to people familiar with the matter.
    The U.S. has been investigating potential national security risks due to the company's control of the app, and Trump's decision could be announced as soon as Friday.
    Spokespeople for the White House and Treasury Department didn't immediately respond to requests for comment. A TikTok spokesperson couldn't be reached for comment.
    Snap Inc., a TikTok competitor, gained on the report...
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  • Reports: Trump to order China's ByteDance to sell TikTok

    6 days ago - By Star Tribune

    President Donald Trump will order China's ByteDance to sell its hit video app TikTok because of national-security concerns, according to reports published Friday.
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  • White House to force China's ByteDance to separate from TikTok in U.S. -sources

    6 days ago - By National Post

    NEW YORK/WASHINGTON - The United States is preparing to force ByteDance to shed the U.S. operations of TikTok over concerns the Chinese company's ownership of the popular short video app jeopardizes personal data, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.
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  • Microsoft is said to be exploring the acquisition of TikTok in the U.S

    6 days ago - By Fortune

    Microsoft Corp. is exploring an acquisition of TikTok's operations in the U.S., according to a person familiar with the matter.
    President Donald Trump plans to announce a decision ordering Bytedance to divest its U.S. ownership of TikTok, according to people familiar with the matter. The U.S. has been investigating potential national security risks due to the Chinese company's control of the app. Trump's decision could be announced as soon as Friday, said the people.
    Microsoft is in talks to purchase TikTok's U.S. operations, according to the person who asked not to be identified because...
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  • Trump administration will reportedly order sale of TikTok's US business

    Trump administration will reportedly order sale of TikTok's US business

    6 days ago - By New York Post

    The United States is preparing to take its most drastic action yet against the Beijing-based owner of popular social media app TikTok. China's ByteDance will be ordered to sell TikTok's US operations, according to Bloomberg, due to concerns over the Chinese government potentially gaining access to user data. Reports of the looming announcement come just...
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  • Trump says looking at options on TikTok, including possible ban

    6 days ago - By National Post

    WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he was looking at lot of alternatives regarding Chinese firm ByteDance's TikTok video app, including the possibility of a ban.
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  • TikTok may soon come under Microsoft's wing

    TikTok may soon come under Microsoft's wing

    6 days ago - By iMore

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    What you need to know
    The Trump administration is rumored to be preparing an order that would compel Chinese company ByteDance to divest the U.S. portion of TikTok.
    Microsoft is reportedly in talks to buy the app from Bytedance.
    There's no word on when a sale might be final, though the Trump administration's order could land "as soon as Friday."
    The Trump administration is reportedly considering an order that would force Chinese company ByteDance to divest its ownership of popular app TikTok in the U.S. Fox Business Network's Charles Gasparino reports that...
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  • Trump to reportedly order TikTok's owner ByteDance to sell its US operations

    Trump to reportedly order TikTok's owner ByteDance to sell its US operations

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Donald Trump is planning to sign an order directing the ByteDance, TikTok's parent company, to "divest its ownership" in the app's US operations, according to Bloomberg.
    A Fox Business journalist also reports that Microsoft is interested in buying TikTok's US operations.
    It's unclear what power Trump has to order a foreign company to sell off a part of its business.
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    Donald Trump is reportedly ordering the Chinese parent company behind TikTok to sell the viral app's US operations.
    Bloomberg reports that Trump is planning to sign an order...
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  • Microsoft is reportedly in talks to buy TikTok's US operations

    Microsoft is reportedly in talks to buy TikTok's US operations

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump reportedly plans to direct China's ByteDance to divest its ownership of social media app TikTok's US operations .
    Fox Business Network's Charles Gasparino reports Microsoft is in talks to buy the stake.
    Microsoft and TIkTok have yet to respond to requests for more information.
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  • U.S. Decision on TikTok Imminent, Two People Say

    6 days ago - By Bloomberg

    The U.S. is poised to issue a decision on China ByteDance Ltd.'s ownership of music videoapp TikTok, according to two people familiar with the matter.
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  • Trump to Order China's ByteDance to Sell TikTok U.S. Operations

    6 days ago - By Bloomberg

    President Donald Trump plans to announce a decision ordering China's ByteDance Ltd.'s to divest its ownership of the popular U.S.-based music-video app TikTok, according to people familiar with the matter.
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