Published: Dec 25, 2021
Youll find all the usual technology suspects inside Mary Veselkas Pearland, Texas, home. Theres her iPhone, a school-issued iPad for her young daughter and the latest boxes delivered from Amazon. The full-time mother has an active Facebook account and a TikTok account, and sitting in her living room is an Echo speaker, its Alexa voice assistant always ready to add items to her shopping list or turn off the lights.
Published: Dec 21, 2021
Four days before Christmas, as coronavirus cases spike and testing lines snake around city blocks, President Joe Biden on Tuesday will again attempt to persuade Americans to take protections to fend off the fast-spreading omicron variant.
Published: Nov 17, 2021
China is accelerating plans to replace American and foreign technology, quietly empowering a secretive government-backed organization to vet and approve local suppliers in sensitive areas from cloud to semiconductors, people familiar with the matter said.
Published: Nov 04, 2021
Patrick, a 9-year-old in Houston, petted a hospital therapy dog named Bailey while a nurse administered a shot that made him one of the first American elementary-schoolers to get vaccinated against the coronavirus.
Published: Oct 18, 2021
U.S. and senior Haitian officials on Monday worked to free 17 members of an Ohio-based Christian aid organization who were kidnapped over the weekend in Haiti, while local unions and other groups launched a general strike to protest the worsening security situation and gang violence racking the Caribbean nation.
Published: Oct 18, 2021
Haiti on Sunday became the center of an international crisis as officials in the beleaguered Caribbean nation sought to liberate 17 missionaries and family members, most of them Americans, taken captive a day earlier by a street gang known for mass kidnappings and ransoming religious groups.
Published: Jul 29, 2021
They thought the worst of the coronavirus pandemic was behind them. The vaccines were here, the masks could come off. A summer slowly returning to normal seemed within reach. Then came the hyper-transmissible delta variant - and with it, this week, a call from health officials for everyone to start masking up indoors again in places where viral transmission is high.
Published: Jul 28, 2021
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP, Pa. - President Joe Biden on Wednesday proposed strengthening the federal governments Buy American rules in what the administration is calling an effort to bolster domestic manufacturing.