DOJ Nearing Antitrust Action on Google; Trump Eyes Tech CurbAs the Trump administration moves toward antitrust action against search giant Google, it's campaigning to enlist support from sympathetic state attorneys general across the country.
Trump Says He Has Approved TikTok Sale to Silicon Valley Tech Giant OraclePresident Trump said Saturday he has approved a deal between TikTok's parent company ByteDance and Oracle, temporarily averting a ban on TikTok in U.S. app stores.
Federal Judge in San Francisco Hears Motion to Block Trump's Impending WeChat BanIn a rare Saturday afternoon hearing, a federal judge in San Francisco heard a motion by a user group hoping to block Pres. Trump's executive order limiting the China-based messaging app WeChat in the United States.
Republican Senate Solidarity Key to Success of Trump Effort to Replace GinsburgAll indications are that President Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will move ahead with a Supreme Court nominee. So the first question is: what if they succeed?
Trump Administration Puts Dozens Of Homeless Housing Projects On Hold In California As Winter ApproachesAs winter approaches and the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, the need to house the homeless in the Bay Area is more urgent than ever. But KPIX 5 has learned the Trump administration has put the brakes on projects that would help thousands.
Senate Judiciary Antitrust Panel Grills Google Exec On Online AdvertisingA Senate panel put a top Google executive on the defensive over the company’s powerful position in online advertising as some lawmakers look hopefully toward an expected antitrust case against the tech giant by the Trump administration.
Oakland Joins Cities Demanding Records On Trump Administration’s Deployment Of Federal AgentsOakland, six other cities and the nonprofit Public Rights Project are demanding from the Trump administration records on the deployment of federal agents to cities considered progressive.
Pentagon Marches Back Plans To Shut Down 'Stars and Stripes' After Trump Remarks Uproar, Feinstein LetterThe Trump administration is reversing course on its plans to shut down Stars and Stripes, the independent newspaper funded by the Department of Defense that has been a beacon of news and information for members of the military and their families for generations.
Newsom Criticizes 'Weaponization' Of U.S. Postal System By FedsGov. Gavin Newsom on Friday criticized what he described as the "sabotage" of U.S. Postal delivery by the federal government, accusing the Trump administration of weaponizing the postal system.
Republican COVID-19 Stimulus Proposal: $1,200 Checks, Smaller Unemployment AidA new COVID-19 stimulus bill was expected to be unveiled on Monday by Republican leaders after the $600 weekly federal unemployment boost expired for millions of Americans over the weekend.
Bay Area Non-Profit Helping To Bring Foreign Students To US Reeling Over J-1 Visa SuspensionThis year Cultural Homestay International, in San Rafael, will celebrate its 40th anniversary. But there is little to celebrate due to the Trump administration's suspension of J-1 visas.
Fed Court Orders DACA Fully Restored Following Supreme Court RulingA federal court in Maryland on Friday ruled that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program must be restored fully, meaning it must open up to new applicants for the first time in three years.
Trump Administration Rescinds Rule Requiring Foreign Online Students To Leave CountryFacing eight federal lawsuits and opposition from hundreds of universities, the Trump administration on Tuesday rescinded a rule that would have required international students to transfer or leave the country if their schools held classes entirely online because of the pandemic.
Pelosi, Romney Blast Trump Commutation of Roger Stone as 'Staggering,' 'Historic' CorruptionHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Republican Sen. Mitt Romney strongly condemned Pres. Trump's decision to commute the prison sentence of his longtime friend and political adviser Roger Stone, with both denouncing the move as an act of corruption.
Pelosi Leads Bipartisan Congress Members Demanding Answers From Trump On Russia Taliban BountiesA bipartisan group of congressional leaders is demanding the Trump administration explain what it knew about reports U.S. intelligence concluded Russia offered bounties to Taliban fighters to kill U.S. troops.