Apple announced a $1 billion new campus in the Texas capital, and new sites in Seattle, San Diego and Culver City, Calif. The tech giant also said it expects to add hundreds of jobs in Pittsburgh, New York and Boulder, Colo. in the next three years.
A day after the president said he would take ownership of a partial government shutdown if he doesn’t get the wall money he wants, GOP lawmakers were forced to find a way out of a dilemma: They don’t want a shutdown, and they don’t have the votes for the wall.
The Government Accountability Office, which rules on bid protests, has struck down an earlier challenge brought by the computing giant IBM. The decision comes just weeks after it struck down a similar protest brought by Oracle.