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U.S. tariffs

China says Trump forces its hand, will retaliate against new U.S. tariffs

China said on Tuesday that it has no choice but to retaliate against new U.S. trade tariffs, raising the risk that President Donald Trump...
Oyster Creek nuclear plant

High noon was the end for Oyster Creek nuclear plant

The Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station stopped sending power to the electric grid at noon Monday, after using nuclear energy to power about 600,000...
washington dc

Congress seeks to postpone funding fight over Trump’s border wall until after midterms to...

Congressional leaders from both parties have finalized a plan to avert a government shutdown at month's end over President Donald Trump's demands to fund...
trump

FEMA Will Test an Emergency System That Lets President Trump Send You Text Alerts

You may be getting text messages from President Donald Trump soon. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced last week that it will conduct a...
U.S. Congress

U.S. Congress Aim to Delay Border Wall Funding Fight Until December

U.S. Congress negotiators on Thursday moved to put off until after the Nov. 6 elections decisions on future funding for President Donald Trump's multibillion-dollar...

Calling all young dreamers and problem-solvers: Google Science Fair is open

Asking “what if,” and using technology to find the answer, has always been a part of what we do at Google. In 2011, we...
Hurricane Florence

Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina, slamming state with ‘life-threatening’ rainfall

Hurricane Florence continued sweeping across part of the southeastern United States on Friday, bringing powerful winds along with warnings of “life-threatening” storm surge and...
Hurricane

Hurricane Florence’s assault begins as wind gusts top 105 mph on Outer Banks, waters...

The rain bands of Florence, a large and dangerous hurricane, landed on the North Carolina coast Thursday, plowing closer to shore with ever-increasing vigor. Through...
California mandates 100 percent clean energy by 2045

California mandates 100 percent clean energy by 2045

In a major environmental milestone, Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday signed a law requiring California to obtain 100 percent of its electricity from clean...

20 things you didn’t know you could do with Search

Search has been helping you settle bets since 1998 (turns out there is some caffeine in decaf coffee), but now that we’re 20 years...