Biden administration to invest $8.5 billion in Intel’s computer chip plants in four states

[ad_1] The Biden administration has reached an agreement to provide Intel with up to $8.5 billion in direct funding and $11 billion in loans for computer chip plants in Arizona, Ohio, New Mexico and Oregon. Intel said the new funding, as well as additional investments, will create a combined 30,000 manufacturing and construction jobs. President … Read more

When would a TikTok ban go into effect?

[ad_1] Washington — Americans could lose access to TikTok within months if a bill that seeks to force its Beijing-based parent company ByteDance to sell its stake is signed into law. But the popular video-sharing app’s potentially swift demise depends on whether the bill can overcome a number of hurdles.  Lawmakers have long tried to … Read more

3/13: Prime Time with John Dickerson

[ad_1] 3/13: Prime Time with John Dickerson – CBS News Watch CBS News John Dickerson reports on efforts in Congress to ban TikTok, a judge throwing out some charges in Trump’s Georgia case, and dangerous weather across the country including a major snowstorm in Colorado. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking … Read more

House passes bill that could lead to U.S. TikTok ban

[ad_1] House passes bill that could lead to U.S. TikTok ban – CBS News Watch CBS News In a rare show of bipartisanship, the House voted overwhelmingly to approve a bill that could ban TikTok if it does not divest itself from its Chinese-based parent company ByteDance. President Biden has said he will sign the … Read more

China’s People’s Congress concludes

[ad_1] China’s People’s Congress concludes – CBS News Watch CBS News China just ended the once-a-year meeting of its rubber-stamp parliament, the People’s Congress.Thousands of leaders from around the country voted on the government’s priorities. But only officials mattered. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. … Read more

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 vanished 10 years ago today. What have we learned about what happened?

[ad_1] Malaysia’s government has said it may authorize a new hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 a decade after the plane and all 239 passengers and crew on board disappeared on March 8, 2014. What happened to MH370 after it departed Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, en route to Beijing remains one of aviation’s biggest mysteries. … Read more

New House bill would require TikTok divest from parent company ByteDance or risk U.S. ban

[ad_1] Washington — Fueled by viral videos, the social media app TikTok offers a stage for millions. But soon, the curtain could be coming down on users like Kim Pham, who says she leans heavily on TikTok to lure customers for her noodle company. “It wouldn’t kill us tomorrow, but TikTok as a platform has … Read more

Congress revisits TikTok ban amid national security concerns

[ad_1] Congress revisits TikTok ban amid national security concerns – CBS News Watch CBS News As scrutiny intensifies over the ownership of TikTok by a Chinese company, Congress takes another step to address national security worries, potentially paving the way for a ban on the hugely popular social media app. Be the first to know … Read more

State of the U.S.-China relationship as countries compete economically | 60 Minutes

[ad_1] State of the U.S.-China relationship as countries compete economically | 60 Minutes – CBS News Watch CBS News America’s relationship with China is the “most important, most competitive and most dangerous” the U.S. has in the world right now, the U.S. ambassador to China says. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for … Read more

2/12: Prime Time with John Dickerson

[ad_1] 2/12: Prime Time with John Dickerson – CBS News Watch CBS News John Dickerson reports on a push from President Biden to protect civilian lives in Gaza, Donald Trump’s comments on NATO, and how Chinese hackers are getting into U.S. infrastructure. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, … Read more