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Israel to use anti-terror tech to counter coronavirus ‘invisible enemy’

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel plans to use anti-terrorism tracking technology and a partial shutdown of its economy to minimize the risk of coronavirus transmission,...

Guatemala bans arrivals from U.S., Canada to fight coronavirus

GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - Guatemala will from Monday widen travel restrictions to fight the spread of coronavirus, banning arrivals from the United...

As coronavirus chaos spreads globally, Trump declares U.S. emergency

WASHINGTON/GENEVA (Reuters) - President Donald Trump declared a U.S. national emergency over the quickly spreading coronavirus on Friday, opening the door to more government...

IATA urges governments to support airlines in wake of U.S. travel...

GENEVA (Reuters) - The airlines industry body called on governments on Thursday to support transatlantic carriers hit by cash-flow problems due to...

Australian regulator files privacy suit against Google alleging location data misuse

SYDNEY (Reuters) - An Australian regulator has filed a lawsuit against Alphabet Inc's Google, accusing it of misleading smartphone users about how it collected...

U.S. allows Chevron to drill for oil in Venezuela for three...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury Department on Monday renewed a license allowing Chevron, the last U.S. operating energy company in Venezuela, to continue...

Google, Reddit defend tech legal protections ahead of Congress hearing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A 23-year-old law giving technology companies legal protection from lawsuits over user-generated content remains critical to the internet's future, Alphabet Inc's...

Pompeo says China’s treatment of Muslims ‘enormous human rights violation’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that China's treatment of Muslims, including the Uighurs, in western China was...

Facebook’s Zuckerberg to testify before U.S. House panel on Oct. 23

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook () chief executive Mark Zuckerberg will testify before the U.S. House Financial Services Committee on Oct. 23 as...

Goldman evaluating role in China’s Megvii IPO after U.S. blacklist

NEW YORK/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc () said on Tuesday it was reviewing its involvement in Megvii Technology Ltd's planned initial...