8:44 a.m. July 14, 2020
- By Jon Swartz
Microsoft, Facebook, Google join lawsuit vs. Trump administrationMicrosoft Corp. , Google parent Alphabet Inc. , and Facebook Inc. have joined a lawsuit against the Trump administration over a new rule that would force foreign students to leave the country this fall if their colleges teach through online-only classes. In joining a July 13 lawsuit filed by Harvard University and M.I.T. against the Department of Homeland Security, the tech trio contends the new policy would impact hundreds of thousands of foreign students throughout the U.S. Under the ruling, announced by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement last week, in-person classes-only would result in many international student visas being revoked.
5:11 a.m. May 9, 2020
- By Jackie Doherty
It’ll be ‘Happy MAMA Day’ when we Make America Manufacture Again Ed Yardeni: Coronavirus deepens U.S.-China rift and spurs U.S. support for reshoring companies, domestic productionEd Yardeni: Coronavirus deepens U.S.-China rift and spurs U.S. support for reshoring companies, domestic production.
8:49 a.m. May 5, 2020
- By Austen Hufford
ICE partners with Amazon, 3M and Pfizer to identify counterfeit coronavirus gear Agency says partnership with big companies will curtail imports of suspect masks and test kitsU.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and companies including 3M Co., Amazon.com Inc. and Pfizer Inc. said they are working together to curtail the flood of counterfeit masks, coronavirus tests and other equipment entering the country.
2:11 p.m. May 4, 2020
- By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: Global case tally passes 3.5 million; Trump and senior officials continue to lash out at China J. Crew files for bankruptcy and GE announces permanent job cuts at its aviation unit; global deaths top 250,000The number of cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 climbed above 3.54 million on Monday, as President Donald Trump and senior members of his administration continued to lash out at China, where the virus was first reported late last year.