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Judge tosses Houston hospital workers' lawsuit over vaccine requirement

Jun 14 2021

A U.S. federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by 117 workers at a Texas hospital over its requirement that they be vaccinated against COVID-19.

Judge tosses Houston hospital workers' lawsuit over vaccine requirement

Jun 13 2021

June 13 A U.S. federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by 117 workers at a Texas hospital over its requirement that they be vaccinated against COVID-19.

Biden drops Trump attempt to ban TikTok, WeChat; orders new review

Jun 10 2021

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -President Joe Biden on Wednesday withdrew a series of Trump-era executive orders that sought to ban new downloads of WeChat and TikTok, and ordered a Commerce Department review of security concerns posed by those apps and others. | Video

Biden drops Trump attempt to ban TikTok, WeChat; orders new review

Jun 09 2021

WASHINGTON President Joe Biden on Wednesday withdrew a series of Trump-era executive orders that sought to ban new downloads of WeChat and TikTok, and ordered a Commerce Department review of security concerns posed by those apps and others.

Biden to issue order to address data collection in apps like WeChat, TikTok - sources

Jun 09 2021

U.S. President Joe Biden is close to issuing a new executive order targeting personal data collection by apps like Chinese-owned WeChat and TikTok, according to people familiar with the matter.

Analysis: More Chinese companies could fall under Biden's broader investment ban

Jun 07 2021

President Joe Biden's order last week banning U.S. investment in certain Chinese companies is broader than a similar one signed by his predecessor Donald Trump and has a lower bar, making it easier to add more companies later.

Biden order bans investment in dozens of Chinese defense, tech firms

Jun 04 2021

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -President Joe Biden signed an executive order on Thursday that bans U.S. entities from investing in dozens of Chinese companies with alleged ties to defense or surveillance technology sectors. | Video

U.S. agency not doing its job to halt tech to China's military -congressional report

Jun 01 2021

The U.S. Commerce Department is failing to do its part to protect national security and keep sensitive technology out of the hands of China's military, according to a U.S. congressional advisory report seen by Reuters.

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