Tag: the justice department

US intelligence director says China is top threat to America

Washington: China poses the greatest threat to America and the rest of the free world since World War II, outgoing National Intelligence Director John Ratcliffe...

View: How Will Biden Deal With Republican Sabotage?

When Joe Biden is inaugurated, he will immediately be confronted with an unprecedented challenge — and I don’t mean the pandemic, although COVID-19 will almost...

Joe Biden to work to end executions as government sets 3 more

WASHINGTON: President-elect Joe Biden is against the death penalty and will work to end its use, his spokesman said Saturday, as the Justice Department scheduled...

Donald Trump defies election loss, blocks Joe Biden’s ability to prepare transition

WASHINGTON: A week after losing the US election, President Donald Trump remained shut up in the White House on Tuesday, pushing an alternate reality that...

America’s Justice Department sued Google; here’s what’s happening and what could happen next

by Steve Lohr The Justice Department sued Google on Tuesday, accusing the company of illegally abusing its dominance in internet search in ways that harm...

Federal judge postpones Trump ban on popular app TikTok even as ByteDance rushes to talk deals

NEW YORK: A federal judge on Sunday postponed a Trump administration order that would have banned the popular video sharing app TikTok from U.S. smartphone...

US accuses Chinese hackers of targeting firms developing coronavirus vaccine research

WASHINGTON: Hackers working with the Chinese government targeted firms developing vaccines for the coronavirus and stole hundreds of millions of dollars worth of intellectual property...