EU targets Big Tech with sweeping new antitrust rules

Executive Vice President of the European Commission for a Europe Fit for the Digital Age Margrethe Vestager. Thierry Monasse | Getty ImagesNews | Getty Images The European Union agreed on landmark new antitrust regulations that could reshape the business models of US technology giants Meta, Apple, Amazon and Google dramatically. The rules are expected to … Read more

Trump sues Hillary Clinton, DNC and others, alleging conspiracy to link his campaign to Russia

CNN — Former President Donald Trump filed a sprawling federal lawsuit on Thursday against Hillary Clinton, the Democratic National Committee and 26 other people and entities that he claims conspired to undermine his 2016 campaign by falsely tying him to Russia. The lawsuit names a wide cast of characters that Trump has accused for years … Read more

Biden says he would be ‘fortunate’ if Trump ran against him again

The remarks are especially notable coming during an emergency overseas trip with Western allies, many of whom fear a return to the America First — and largely anti-NATO — politics of Trump at a time of heightened anxiety about European security. Between meetings with world leaders in Brussels to coordinate the global response to Russia’s … Read more

Dells attractions still face staffing issues with delay in student travel program | Coronavirus

WISCONSIN DELLS (WKOW) — Wisconsin Dells area tourism leaders are facing challenges finding enough workers for the summer, as an international student work program is still in limbo. Wisconsin leads the nation in bringing college students to the state to work and learn about the culture in the US. “I love this place,” said Diego … Read more

Biden Meets NATO Allies Seeking More Support for Ukraine

BRUSSELS—President Biden met with NATO leaders Thursday to agree on new measures to help Ukraine battle Russia’s invasion and address growing concerns Moscow might use chemical, biological or other unconventional weapons in its monthlong war. The North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s emergency summit is the first in a day-long string of gatherings Mr. Biden has planned … Read more

Ketanji Brown Jackson hearing: 5 takeaways from Wednesday

Though there were plenty of lines of contentious questioning from Republicans on Tuesday, some GOP committee members took an even more aggressive approach on Wednesday, repeatedly interrupting Jackson, dismissing her attempts to answer their questions and squabbling with Democrats about whether they were being fair to the nominate. “To see what this highly qualified, remarkable … Read more

5 key questions for Biden’s emergency summits on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

During his time in Belgium, the White House says, Biden is scheduled to visit NATO headquarters and deliver remarks at a summit of the alliance’s leaders. He’ll also attend and deliver remarks at a G7 leaders meeting, hold a bilateral meeting with European Council President Charles Michel, and join and deliver remarks at a European … Read more

Madeleine Albright, first female US secretary of state, dies

CNN — Madeleine Albright, the first woman US secretary of state, who helped steer Western foreign policy in the aftermath of the Cold War, has died of cancer. She was 84 years old. Albright’s family announced her death in a statement Wednesday. Albright was a central figure in President Bill Clinton’s administration, first serving as … Read more

Ketanji Brown Jackson’s confirmation hearing Day 3

A woman watches a television on Capitol Hill that was streaming Jackson’s hearing on Tuesday. (Sarah Silbiger for CNN) The third day of Ketanji Brown Jackson’s confirmation hearing is starting soon and Senate Judiciary Committee members will continue to question the Supreme Court nominee. On Tuesday, Jackson’s first full day of questioning featured explanations of … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday, March 23

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stock futures drop, a day after Wall Street had resumed its upswing Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, March 21, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters 2. Moderna … Read more