Biden says deal with telecoms avoids flight disruptions

Biden says deal with telecoms avoids flight disruptions

AT&T and Verizon have agreed to delay the launch of a new slice of 5G service by two weeks after airlines and the nation’s aviation regulator complained about potential interference with systems... Read more »

Live updates: Biden pledges full support to states | News

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Monday pledged the full support of the federal government to states facing surges in COVID-19 cases from the more-transmissible omicron variant and a run on at-home... Read more »
Congress sends Biden $2.5T debt limit hike, avoiding default

Congress sends Biden $2.5T debt limit hike, avoiding default

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress averted a catastrophic debt default early Wednesday morning after Democratic majorities in both chambers voted to send a $2.5 trillion increase in the nation’s borrowing authority to President... Read more »

Biden says shots will ‘accelerate’ nation’s path out of pandemic

Madeleine Strickland, 11, receives the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine as her mother Monica and brother Liam, 6, look on during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at Rady’s Children’s hospital vaccination clinic... Read more »
Biden cites 'overwhelming obligations' of US on climate

Biden cites ‘overwhelming obligations’ of US on climate

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — In a markedly more humble tone for a U.S. leader, President Joe Biden acknowledged at a U.N. summit Monday that the United States and other energy-gulping developed nations... Read more »
Biden arrives in Rome as domestic agenda still unfulfilled

Biden arrives in Rome as domestic agenda still unfulfilled

ROME (AP) — President Joe Biden promised to show the world that democracies can work to meet the challenges of the 21st century. As he prepares to push that message at a... Read more »
Apple backs Biden clean energy standard

Apple backs Biden clean energy standard

Apple supports a clean energy standard proposed by the Biden administration that would eliminate greenhouse gases from power plants by 2035, said Lisa Jackson, Apple’s VP of environment, policy, and social initiatives.... Read more »
Anger mounts as Biden, Congress allow eviction ban to expire

Anger mounts as Biden, Congress allow eviction ban to expire

WASHINGTON – Anger and frustration mounted in Congress over the weekend as a nationwide eviction moratorium expired during a surge in the COVID-19 pandemic. One Democratic lawmaker even camped outside the Capitol... Read more »
Ex-Detroit chief all but launches Michigan governor campaign | National

Ex-Detroit chief all but launches Michigan governor campaign | National

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Republican ex-Detroit Police Chief James Craig all but launched his campaign for governor on Wednesday, seeking to become Michigan’s first Black governor with a “law-and-order” message and emphasis... Read more »
Boom in Native American oil complicates Biden climate push

Boom in Native American oil complicates Biden climate push

NEW TOWN, N.D. — On oil well pads carved from the wheat fields around Lake Sakakawea, hundreds of pump jacks slowly bob to extract 100 million barrels of crude annually from a... Read more »