The Justice Department is suing Google for digital advertising dominance

The Justice Department is suing Google for digital advertising dominance

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department and eight states filed an antitrust suit against Google on Tuesday, seeking to quash its alleged monopoly over the entire online advertising ecosystem as a painful burden on advertisers, consumers and even the U.S. government. The government claimed in the complaint that Google is trying to “neutralize or eliminate” … Read more

The AP interview: Envoy says Taiwan is learning from war in Ukraine

The AP interview: Envoy says Taiwan is learning from war in Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — Taiwan has learned important lessons from the war in Ukraine that would help it deter any attack by China or defend itself if it were invaded, the self-governed island’s top envoy to the U.S. said Friday in an interview with The Associated Press. One of the lessons: do more to prepare military … Read more

US, Chinese officials discuss climate, economy, relationship

US, Chinese officials discuss climate, economy, relationship

ZURICH (AP) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen met with its Chinese counterpart on Wednesday, pledging an effort to manage differences and “prevent competition from ever coming close to conflict” as the two nations try to thaw relations. Yellen’s first face-to-face meeting with Vice Premier Liu He in Zurich is the highest contact between the … Read more

The Netherlands says it will send Patriot aid to Ukraine

The Netherlands says it will send Patriot aid to Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — Prime Minister Mark Rutte of the Netherlands said on Tuesday his country plans to join efforts by the US and Germany to train and arm Ukraine with advanced Patriot defense systems. Rutte signaled the intentions of the Netherlands at the start of a meeting in the White House with President Joe Biden. … Read more