Tensions between President Trump and big tech reach a boiling point. Asian American health-care workers are fighting racism as well as the coronavirus. And, how air travel has changed during the pandemic.
Judge Emmet G. Sullivan’s decision not to immediately dismiss the case of President Trump’s former national security adviser has led to an extraordinary situation in which the District Court judge in Washington is under orders to defend his actions.
A top official at the Environmental Protection Agency informed the U.S. Corps of Engineers in Alaska that the EPA would not formally object to the Corps moving ahead with a permit for the Pebble Mine, which could affect the world’s largest sockeye salmon fishery.
President Trump is set to outline measures against China on Friday, as the political fallout over the novel coronavirus spurs a broader power struggle between Beijing and Washington on trade, finance and the fate of Hong Kong.