U.S. government may finalize ban on federal contractors using equipment from Huawei this week

The Trump administration is set to finalize regulations this week that ban the United States government from working with contractors who use technology from five Chinese companies: Huawei, ZTE, Hikvision, Dahua and Hytera Communications, according to a Reuters report. The … Read more…

FBI chief slams Chinese cyberattacks on U.S., calls it ‘one of the largest transfers of wealth in human history’

Wray’s comments come on the heels of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s threat to ban TikTok as well as other Chinese social media apps citing national security concerns. US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

U.S. Tech Giants Suspend Co-operation With Hong Kong Authorities Following National Security Law

Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter and Google said Monday they have “paused” their processing of requests for user data from Hong Kong law enforcement agencies, days after Beijing’s controversial new national security law came into force in the territory. WhatsApp is “pausing” … Read more…

Russian Spy Unit Paid Taliban to Attack U.S. Troops, Intelligence Assessment Finds

Bounties were paid by Russia’s military intelligence agency, the GRU, but it couldn’t be determined whether the actions resulted in any American combat deaths in Afghanistan. WSJ.com: World News SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Record spikes in U.S. coronavirus cases push up hospitalization rates in 16 states

The U.S. reported more than 34,400 coronavirus cases on Wednesday, according to a CNBC analysis of Johns Hopkins University data, after health officials in California, Florida and Texas all reported record-high single-day spikes. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS … Read more…

U.S. Fails to Prevent Deportation of Migrants Infected With Covid-19, Guatemalan Officials Say

The U.S. has deported to Guatemala more than two dozen migrants who tested positive for the coronavirus after agreeing to establish health protocols to prevent the deportation of infected migrants, a senior Guatemalan official said. WSJ.com: World News SPECIAL NEWS … Read more…

As would-be travelers from the U.S. to Europe may soon learn, local pandemic decisions can have global effects

Good morning. David Meyer here in Berlin, filling in for Alan. Could Americans be banned from entering the European Union when it opens its borders to most of the world next week? That’s a distinct possibility, according to plans being … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: India reports record spike in cases, U.S. citizens could remain barred from EU

The coronavirus has infected more than 9.27 million people around the world as of Wednesday, killing at least 477,807 people. Health and Science SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to … Read more…

Listen: Navigating The Pandemic And Protests As The U.S. Reopens

  https://khn.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2020/06/21st_062220_sega.mp3 Can’t see the audio player? Click here to download. KHN Midwest correspondent Cara Anthony appeared on Illinois Public Media’s “The 21st” with host Brian Mackey in a reporter’s roundtable about the latest on the coronavirus pandemic and the … Read more…

CFDA names second round of A Common Thread grant recipients, additional support for U.S. fashion community

The second round will see a total of $ 2,015,000 distributed, of which $ 1,015,000 will go to 36 companies, including 18 fashion and accessories brands, 13 retailers, three factories, and two other businesses.  News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL … Read more…

Bolton’s New Book Alleges Trump Routinely Put Political Ambitions Above U.S. National Interests

A long-anticipated new book by former national security advisor John Bolton contains explosive revelations about President Donald Trump’s conduct in office, including allegations that Trump tied his political ambitions to U.S. law enforcement and foreign policy and that he lurched … Read more…

Op-ed: U.S. and European tensions jeopardize 75 years of democracy, open markets and individual rights

Tensions aren’t new in transatlantic relations. The reason to act more decisively now is the historic moment, a new era of major power competition that will define the years ahead. Commentary BEST DEAL UPDATE: Best of Web Pricing! Search 280+ … Read more…

Guidance for U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Staff for the Establishment and Management of Public Health Rapid Response Teams for Disease Outbreaks: COVID-19 Disease Supplement

Guidance for U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Staff for the Establishment and Management of Public Health Rapid Response Teams for Disease Outbreaks: COVID-19 Disease Supplement 2019 Novel Coronavirus SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

REFILE-UPDATE 1-Chinese telecom firms urge FCC not to revoke ability to operate in U.S.

The U.S. units of China Telecom Corp’s and China Unicom urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) not to revoke the company’s nearly two-decade old authorization to provide international telecommunications services to and from the United States. Reuters: Company News SPECIAL … Read more…

Watch live: University officials testify before U.S. Senate on returning to school this fall

The U.S. Senate committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions is holdings a hearing Thursday with top university officials about how to return students to college campuses safely in the fall. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click … Read more…

China’s economic recovery could be ‘very impressive’ — but the U.S. stands in the way, Deutsche Bank says

The U.S. is reopening “too soon,” which could trigger another wave of coronavirus infections and further rounds of lockdown, said Michael Spencer, Deutsche Bank’s chief economist and head of research for Asia Pacific. US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS … Read more…

Coronavirus in Context: U.S. Surgeon General on COVID-19 and Race, Protests and Uncertainty | WebMD

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As U.S. protests against racial injustice continue, more brands speak out and donate

Ganni, Glossier, Anastasia Beverly Hills and Marc Jacobs Beauty are among several brands to announce monetary contributions to organizations supporting protestors and fighting injustice.  News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE: Shop Men’s & Women’s Best Sellers at Merrell.com. Free … Read more…

U.S. scraps plans to ban Chinese airlines after Beijing permits foreign carriers, will limit flights to two a week

The Trump administration is scrapping a plan to ban Chinese passenger airlines outright but will limit their flights to twice a week. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

China’s aviation authority to allow more foreign flights after the U.S. bans Chinese carriers

China’s aviation authority said Thursday that it would allow foreign airlines to increase flights between the country and other regions beginning June 8. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Frank Figliuzzi Blasts Trump For Calling For U.S. Protests To Be ‘Dominated’ | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

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Live updates: U.S. crisis deepens as protests erupt over police brutality amid deadly pandemic and record unemployment

Mayors of major cities imposed curfews and governors mobilized state National Guard in an effort to keep the peace overnight but tensions boiled over. US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: U.S. school systems brace for budget cuts, global cases approach 6 million

The coronavirus has infected more than 5.95 million people around the world as of Saturday, killing at least 365,437 people. Health and Science SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to … Read more…

President Trump Holds News Conference Following U.S. Protests and Tensions with China | TIME

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Trump Says He’d Change Nothing About Response As U.S. Deaths Near 94,000 | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

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China will likely face U.S. sanctions over Hong Kong national security law, White House says

The U.S. government could impose sanctions against China, National Security Advisor Robert O’Brien said on Sunday in response to China’s announcement of new national security law in Hong Kong that would curtail the city’s autonomy and democracy. US Top News … Read more…

Coronavirus By the Numbers: U.S. States Reopen As COVID-19 Cases Reach 5.1 Million Worldwide

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UPDATE 5-Iranian fuel starts arriving in Venezuelan waters despite U.S. warning

The first of five Iranian tankers carrying fuel for gasoline-starved Venezuela entered the South American country’s exclusive economic zone on Saturday, despite a U.S. official’s warning that Washington was considering a response to the shipment. Reuters: Company News SPECIAL DISCOUNT … Read more…

U.S. charges ousted Hollywood executive with defrauding pandemic loan program, BlackRock fund

U.S. prosecutors have charged the recently ousted owner of a Hollywood movie distributor with defrauding a federal coronavirus emergency relief program and a BlackRock Inc investment fund, including to pay for a Beverly Hills mansion and other luxuries. Reuters: Entertainment … Read more…

Actress Lori Loughlin, husband to plead guilty to U.S. college admissions scam

“Full House” actress Lori Loughlin and her husband have agreed to plead guilty to U.S. charges they conspired to fraudulently secure their daughters admission to the University of Southern California, federal prosecutors said on Thursday. Reuters: Entertainment News BEST DEAL … Read more…

The Case of the Missing Toilet Paper: How the coronavirus exposed major U.S. supply chain flaws

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Amazon says ‘appropriate’ executive available after U.S. House panel calls on CEO Bezos to testify

Amazon said on Friday it would make an “appropriate” executive available to the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee to testify about allegations related to how the company uses third-party sellers’ data. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE: Shop … Read more…

Op-ed: U.S. should enlist tech companies to build global quick response system to prevent future pandemic

It’s not too late for the United States – driven by the cutting-edge capabilities of its technology companies – to leverage the coronavirus tragedy into a historic opportunity. Commentary BEST DEAL UPDATE: Best of Web Pricing! Search 280+ weekly Flights … Read more…

‘Superpower marathon’: U.S. may lead China in tech right now — but Beijing has the strength to catch up

Research shows China still needs to catch up in the areas of artificial intelligence, jet engines as well as semi-conductor manufacturing and design capability, but the U.S. cannot rest on its laurels, experts warn. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL … Read more…

U.S. Senate blocks bid to curb surveillance of Americans’ internet habits

The U.S. Senate narrowly blocked an amendment on Wednesday that would have prevented law enforcement from collecting information on Americans’ internet habits without a warrant, as the Senate moved toward a reauthorization of divisive surveillance tools. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL NEWS … Read more…