Officials in Jan. 6 cases warn of threats to democracy in 2024

[ad_1] Officials in Jan. 6 cases warn of threats to democracy in 2024 – CBS News Watch CBS News Even as sentences are handed out to Jan. 6 defendants, some judges, witnesses and prosecutors involved in the cases are warning of future threats to democracy ahead of November’s presidential election. CBS News congressional correspondent Scott … Read more

Justice Department files antitrust lawsuit against Apple over its iPhone

[ad_1] Justice Department files antitrust lawsuit against Apple over its iPhone – CBS News Watch CBS News The Justice Department Thursday filed a massive antitrust lawsuit against Apple, alleging the tech giant unfairly tries to keep users hooked on iPhones, and charges high fees to app developers which ultimately cost consumers money. Jo Ling Kent … Read more

Sen. Bob Menendez won’t run in New Jersey Democratic primary

[ad_1] Sen. Bob Menendez won’t run in New Jersey Democratic primary – CBS News Watch CBS News Indicted Sen. Bob Menendez announced Thursday that he would not file for the New Jersey Democratic primary in June. Menendez said he hopes his exoneration will happen this summer, and if so, he may run as an independent … Read more

U.S. hits Apple with landmark antitrust suit, accusing tech giant of stifling competition

[ad_1] Washington — Apple Inc., one of the world’s most valuable and influential companies, illegally engaged in anti-competitive behavior in an effort to build a “moat around its smartphone monopoly” and maximize its profits, the Justice Department alleged in a blockbuster antitrust lawsuit filed Thursday. In the suit filed in federal district court in New … Read more

Biden says he would sign TikTok bill that could ban app

[ad_1] Washington — President Biden said Friday he would sign legislation that could lead to a ban of TikTok, an immensely popular video-sharing app that is owned by the China-based company ByteDance.  “If they pass it, I’ll sign it,” Mr. Biden, whose 2024 campaign recently joined the app, told reporters.  The bill, known as the Protecting … Read more