Why your 5G phone concerns the airline industry: What we know about the impact on travel, flights and more

Why your 5G phone concerns the airline industry: What we know about the impact on travel, flights and more

This post was originally published on this siteAmid warnings of ‘incalculable’ damage to economy from airline industry, AT&T and Verizon are delaying 5G rollout near airports. Here’s what we know.     

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Biden nominates Muslim woman to the federal bench, a first in US history as he diversifies the judiciary

Biden nominates Muslim woman to the federal bench, a first in US history as he diversifies the judiciary

This post was originally published on this siteBiden’s 13th round of federal judge nominations continues efforts to put more women and judges of color on the bench.     

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Big Tech and Foes Spar Over Bill to Curb Market Power of Dominant Internet Platforms

Big Tech and Foes Spar Over Bill to Curb Market Power of Dominant Internet Platforms

This post was originally published on this siteTechnology companies and their critics are ramping up lobbying efforts in Congress this week as a key Senate panel takes up legislation that seeks to blunt the market power of dominant tech platforms.

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Five things to expect from Biden’s news conference Wednesday: Inflation, COVID-19, voting rights and more

Five things to expect from Biden’s news conference Wednesday: Inflation, COVID-19, voting rights and more

This post was originally published on this siteOne day before his administration’s one-year anniversary, Joe Biden will field questions from the press on COVID, voting rights, inflation and more.     

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Virginia parents file lawsuit against Gov. Youngkin over executive order ending mask mandates in public schools

Virginia parents file lawsuit against Gov. Youngkin over executive order ending mask mandates in public schools

This post was originally published on this siteA group of parents of public school students in Chesapeake, Virginia, filed a lawsuit Tuesday asking Virginia’s Supreme Court to block a new executive order issued by Republican Gov. Glenn Youngkin that makes masks voluntary for children in the state’s public schools.

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FBI & European police take down computer servers used in major cyberattacks worldwide

FBI & European police take down computer servers used in major cyberattacks worldwide

This post was originally published on this siteThe FBI and police from multiple European countries and Canada have taken down 15 computer servers that were used in “major international cyberattacks,” law enforcement agencies said this week.

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Blinken stresses ‘unshakable’ US commitment to Ukraine in call with Russian counterpart

Blinken stresses ‘unshakable’ US commitment to Ukraine in call with Russian counterpart

This post was originally published on this siteSecretary of State Antony Blinken spoke to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Tuesday in what a State Department spokesperson said was an effort to de-escalate the heightened tensions between Russia and Ukraine.In a statement…

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Exxon sets ‘net zero’ emissions goal from operations by 2050

Exxon sets ‘net zero’ emissions goal from operations by 2050

This post was originally published on this siteExxonMobil announced Tuesday a goal of net-zero emissions from operations by 2050, but did not make a similar commitment for consumer emissions, which represent the majority of the oil giant’s output.“We are developing comprehensive road maps to…

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Blinken to travel to Ukraine and Germany this week

Blinken to travel to Ukraine and Germany this week

This post was originally published on this siteSecretary of State Antony Blinken will travel to Ukraine and Germany this week as the Russian threat toward Ukraine continues to loom.

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Texas, Arizona Have Recovered All the Jobs Lost When Covid-19 Hit

Texas, Arizona Have Recovered All the Jobs Lost When Covid-19 Hit

This post was originally published on this siteThe two states along with Idaho and Utah ascended from pandemic depths, thanks to population growth and shifts by businesses and workers away from coastal urban areas.

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