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  • "I've never felt that we should legalize marijuana," Sessions said in response to a question from a reporter during a press conference in San Diego announcing record-breaking narcotics seizures by the U.S. Coast Guard in fiscal 2017.. Since taking over the helm of the Justice Department in February, Sessions has made drugs, violent crime and illegal immigration...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 15- As the U.S. Congress moves quickly to pass the first federal law governing self-driving cars, some state and city officials are pushing back over fears that the measure will limit their ability to regulate vehicle safety at the local level. "If Congress preempts state and local governments from enacting smart safety protections, the adoption of...

  • When Uber began operating in Portland in December 2014, it did not have any permits, so it used a software tool it had created called Greyball to block regulators from booking rides. Uber stopped using the software after it received approval to operate its service in Portland in April 2015. Portland launched its investigation after the New York Times reported in...

  • Canyon Bridge Capital Partners' planned $1.3 billion acquisition of Lattice Semiconductor Corp was one of the largest attempted by a Chinese-backed firm in the U.S. microchip sector and was the first announced deal for the buyout fund, which launched last year with a focus on technology investment. Trump's decision chimes with the views of the Committee on...

  • Canyon Bridge Capital Partners' planned $1.3 billion acquisition of Lattice Semiconductor Corp was one of the largest attempted by a Chinese-backed firm in the U.S. microchip sector and was the first announced deal for the buyout fund, which launched last year with a focus on technology investment. Trump's decision chimes with the views of the Committee on...

  • President Donald Trump blocked a Chinese-backed private equity firm from buying a U.S.-based chipmaker on Wednesday, sending a clear signal to Beijing that Washington will oppose takeover deals that involve technologies with potential military applications. Canyon Bridge Capital Partners' planned $1.3- billion acquisition of Lattice Semiconductor...

  • President Donald Trump blocked a Chinese-backed private equity firm from buying a U.S.-based chipmaker on Wednesday, sending a clear signal to Beijing that Washington will oppose takeover deals that involve technologies with potential military applications. Canyon Bridge Capital Partners' planned $1.3- billion acquisition of Lattice Semiconductor...

  • President Donald Trump blocked a Chinese-backed private equity firm from buying a U.S. chipmaker on Wednesday, sending a clear signal to Beijing that Washington will oppose deals that involve technologies with potential military applications. Canyon Bridge Capital Partners planned $1.3- billion acquisition of Lattice Semiconductor Corp was one of the...

  • President Donald Trump blocked a Chinese-backed private equity firm from buying a U.S. chipmaker on Wednesday, sending a clear signal to Beijing that Washington will oppose deals that involve technologies with potential military applications. Canyon Bridge Capital Partners planned $1.3- billion acquisition of Lattice Semiconductor Corp was one of the...

  • Sept 8 (Reuters)- Equifax Inc faced a storm of criticism on Friday over a hack that may have compromised personal data for some 143 million Americans, with consumers clamoring for answers and cyber security experts questioning the response to the massive breach. The hack, among the largest ever recorded, was especially alarming due to the richness of the...

  • Sept 8- Equifax Inc faced a storm of criticism on Friday over a hack that may have compromised personal data for some 143 million Americans, with consumers clamoring for answers and cyber security experts questioning the response to the massive breach. The hack, among the largest ever recorded, was especially alarming due to the richness of the information...

  • Sept 8- Equifax Inc faced a storm of criticism on Friday over a hack that may have compromised personal data for some 143 million Americans, with consumers clamoring for answers and cyber security experts questioning the response to the massive breach. The hack, among the largest ever recorded, was especially alarming due to the richness of the information...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 8- Days after President Donald Trump's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, Mayara Pena still has a lot of unanswered questions. On Tuesday, Pena, who came to the United States from Brazil as a teenager, learned that her authorization to work and protection from deportation under DACA will lapse in 2019, before the car...

  • The hack, among the largest ever recorded, was especially alarming due to the richness of the information exposed, which included names, birthdays, addresses and Social Security and driver's license numbers, cyber researchers said. At least five state attorneys general, including New York and Illinois, said they were formally investigating the breach.

  • The hack, among the largest ever recorded, was especially alarming due to the richness of the information exposed, which included names, Social Security numbers, birthdays, addresses and driver's license numbers, cyber researchers said. The New York and Illinois state attorneys general said they had opened separate formal investigations into the breach.

  • Sept 8- At least two proposed federal class-action lawsuits have been filed against Equifax Inc after the credit reporting company disclosed a hacking that may have compromised personal information for 143 million American consumers. One lawsuit filed in Equifax's hometown of Atlanta accused the company of negligence and willfully violating the...

  • Sept 8- Equifax Inc shares tumbled as much as 18 percent on Friday as cyber security experts and customers criticized the consumer credit score provider's response to a hack that may have stolen personal details of up to 143 million Americans. "Another day, another dumpster fire in cyber security, said Ryan Kalember, senior vice president of the cyber security...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 8- The U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee passed a spending bill on Thursday evening that includes $10 million to help fund the United Nations' climate change body that oversees the Paris Climate Agreement, despite President Donald Trump's decision to stop funding it. The 30- member Senate panel, which allocates federal funds to various...

  • District Judge Beth Labson Freeman in San Jose, California, said the plaintiffs could pursue claims for damages over Craft Brew Alliance Inc's packaging for six- and 12- packs of Kona. She said this was despite a disclaimer on Kona packaging saying the beer was brewed in New Hampshire, Oregon, Tennessee and Washington state, as well as Hawaii.

  • Computer chip semiconductor

    Trump will decide soon whether to block a Chinese-backed private equity firm from buying a U.S. chip maker.