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Microsoft Bing search engine blocked in China, report says

MICROSOFT BING SEARCH ENGINE BLOCKED IN CHINA, REPORT SAYS

The Chinese government seems to be working to further strengthen its notorious Great Firewall of censorship. Or at least that's the...

Can Federal Employees Strike During A Shutdown? Not So Fast

CAN FEDERAL EMPLOYEES STRIKE DURING A SHUTDOWN? NOT SO FAST

At this point, the partial government shutdown has arguably dragged on longer than anyone expected. In its 33rd day, it's by far the...

 
 
 
Pelosi Tells Trump SOTU Is Officially Postponed

PELOSI TELLS TRUMP SOTU IS OFFICIALLY POSTPONED

Nancy Pelosi is officially postponing President Trump's State of the Union address until the government is fully reopened. The California...

Nicolás Maduro tells US diplomats to leave Venezuela within 24 hours after Trump recognizes opposition leader as interim president

NICOLÁS MADURO TELLS US DIPLOMATS TO LEAVE VENEZUELA WITHIN 24 HOURS AFTER TRUMP RECOGNIZES OPPOSITION LEADER AS INTERIM PRESIDENT

Nicolás Maduro said he is breaking Venezuela's diplomatic relationship with the US soon after Donald Trump's government announced its...

 
 
 
9 Loves: NH animal hospital offers free exams for pets of furloughed federal workers

9 LOVES: NH ANIMAL HOSPITAL OFFERS FREE EXAMS FOR PETS OF FURLOUGHED FEDERAL WORKERS

A local veterinary hospital is offering free exams for sick or injured pets of workers affected by the government shutdown.

APPLICATION DEVELOPER -DATA TRANSFORMATION

Xpanxion is looking to add a Application Developer. These teams can expect to use data as a strategic enabler of corporate goals. The...

 
 
 
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was the only Democrat to vote 'no' on a bill to reopen the government because it would fund ICE

ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ WAS THE ONLY DEMOCRAT TO VOTE 'NO' ON A BILL TO REOPEN THE GOVERNMENT BECAUSE IT WOULD FUND ICE

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was the only House Democrat to vote against a bill to reopen the government on Wednesday. In an Instagram...

‘Oh bless you, thank you'; Employees affected by shutdown receive free groceries

‘OH BLESS YOU, THANK YOU'; EMPLOYEES AFFECTED BY SHUTDOWN RECEIVE FREE GROCERIES

Food drives are being held for federal workers affected by the government shutdown.

 
 
 
Shutdown Squeezes IRS Workers Just As The Tax-Filing Season Is About To Start

SHUTDOWN SQUEEZES IRS WORKERS JUST AS THE TAX-FILING SEASON IS ABOUT TO START

Tax season is more stressful this year for filers and IRS workers alike, because of new tax law changes and the partial government...

Trump signals government shutdown will ‘go on for a while' after Pelosi cancels State of the Union address

TRUMP SIGNALS GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN WILL ‘GO ON FOR A WHILE' AFTER PELOSI CANCELS STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday called off President Donald Trump's State of the Union address. Trump subsequently signaled...

 
 
 
Trump's Shutdown Has Led To A ‘Slow Strangling' Of American Science

TRUMP'S SHUTDOWN HAS LED TO A ‘SLOW STRANGLING' OF AMERICAN SCIENCE

The longest government shutdown in history has kept the National Science Foundation from divvying out grants that were worth nearly...

CBS News Poll: Pelosi Has Edge Over Trump On Budget Negotiations

CBS NEWS POLL: PELOSI HAS EDGE OVER TRUMP ON BUDGET NEGOTIATIONS

Seven in 10 Americans don't think the issue of a border wall is worth a government shutdown, which they say is now having a negative...

 
 
 
Shutdown Day 33: Senate to vote on dueling bills to end impasse

SHUTDOWN DAY 33: SENATE TO VOTE ON DUELING BILLS TO END IMPASSE

The Senate will vote on two competing proposals this week to end the partial government shutdown, but neither seems to have enough...

Republican Congressman slammed by fellow passenger for flying first-class during government shutdown

REPUBLICAN CONGRESSMAN SLAMMED BY FELLOW PASSENGER FOR FLYING FIRST-CLASS DURING GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

Rodney Davis' decision to fly first class was questioned by a fellow passenger. In a clip taken on board the flight, a man asks whether...

 
 
 
Apple Continued to Spend Near-Record Amounts of Money Lobbying the Trump Administration in 2018

APPLE CONTINUED TO SPEND NEAR-RECORD AMOUNTS OF MONEY LOBBYING THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION IN 2018

Apple spent $6.6 million on lobbying the U.S. government in 2018, after spending a record $7.1 million in 2017, according to disclosure...

Nasdaq says the shutdown is paralyzing the IPO market - and the huge bottleneck of firms waiting to go public is getting worse

NASDAQ SAYS THE SHUTDOWN IS PARALYZING THE IPO MARKET - AND THE HUGE BOTTLENECK OF FIRMS WAITING TO GO PUBLIC IS GETTING WORSE

In an interview with Business Insider, the president of the Nasdaq Stock Exchange has warned that the US government's record-breaking...

 
 
 
Trial of former Barclays CEO whom prosecutors allege made 'dishonest' payments to Qataris during financial crisis begins in London

TRIAL OF FORMER BARCLAYS CEO WHOM PROSECUTORS ALLEGE MADE 'DISHONEST' PAYMENTS TO QATARIS DURING FINANCIAL CRISIS BEGINS IN LONDON

The fraud trial against the former CEO of Barclays and three other senior directors or executives began in London Wednesday. The defendants,...

Rally outside Sen. Pat Toomey's office in downtown Pittsburgh demands an end to the government shutdown

RALLY OUTSIDE SEN. PAT TOOMEY'S OFFICE IN DOWNTOWN PITTSBURGH DEMANDS AN END TO THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

A demonstration against the ongoing government shutdown was held outside the Grant Building in downtown Pittsburgh, where Sen. Pat...

 
 
 
The CEO of secretive big data startup Palantir, which is looking to IPO this year, says he finds out about a stopped terror attack once a week

THE CEO OF SECRETIVE BIG DATA STARTUP PALANTIR, WHICH IS LOOKING TO IPO THIS YEAR, SAYS HE FINDS OUT ABOUT A STOPPED TERROR ATTACK ONCE A WEEK

Big data startup Palantir works with government organizations, and its technology has been used to investigate terror attacks. Palantir...

State Department calls off border security conference due to 'very limited funding' amid government shutdown

STATE DEPARTMENT CALLS OFF BORDER SECURITY CONFERENCE DUE TO 'VERY LIMITED FUNDING' AMID GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

The Department of State is postponing an international conference on border security and export control "due to the partial US government...