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The Latest: Biden nominee says intel won't be politicized

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Senate confirmation hearings for President-elect Joe Biden’s nominees for his administration (all times local): 6 a.m. President-ele...

Trump administration takes one last swipe at Huawei before change over

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Trump administration has notified American companies that it will be revoking licenses to supply Chinese telecoms giant Huawei and that it plans to reject dozens of ot...

Diary shows how quest for love landed Navy vet in Iran jail

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael White's long-anticipated trip to Iran was already a disappointment. The love interest he'd gone to visit had stopped seeing him and he'd idled away hours in his hotel room by...

Confirmation hearing postponed for Biden's intel chief pick

WASHINGTON (AP) — A confirmation hearing for President-elect Joe Biden's pick for national intelligence director has been postponed until next week, according to leaders of the Senate Intelligence Com...

Afghan intel agency says it killed council member in battle

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan forces killed a provincial council member suspected of ties with the Taliban during a gunbattle in western Ghor province, the Afghan intelligence service said late Thu...

Business Highlights

___ Report: Companies donated $170M to GOP election objectors WASHINGTON (AP) — Corporations and industry groups have donated at least $170 million in recent years ...

Intel, KB Home rise; Big Lots, Urban Outfitters fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Wednesday: Target Corp., down $2.28 to $196.82. The retailer said its online sales doubled over th...

Intel replaces its chief executive after 2 years

Intel is replacing its CEO after only two years, but it has been a rough stretch for the chipmaker. Bob Swan, who became the company's chief executive in early 2019, will be replaced...

US Navy Triton drone flies deep into Taiwan's ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Multiple aircraft spotters on Wednesday (Jan. 13) detected a U.S. Navy surveillance drone flying just off the coast of southwestern Taiwan, well within the country's a...

Intel discusses outsourcing chips with Taiwan’s TSMC and Samsung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Intel has had discussions with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) and Samsung Electronics Co. about outsourcing some of its chip production. Despite being hi...

US intel community expands with Space Force unit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. intelligence community got larger on Friday with the addition of the U.S. Space Force. The Space Force Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Enterp...

Army head says Nat. Guard may be allowed to carry guns in DC

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense leaders are reviewing restrictions on the use of force by National Guard members and could allow troops to carry batons or guns in Washington, D.C., as they brace for more pr...

TSMC, other foundries' revenue expected to reach new high in 2021

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Revenue for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) and other global foundries is expected to have reached US$84.6 billion in 2020, representing 23.7 percent yea...

Fujitsu Launches Secured and Full-Featured LIFEBOOK U9311 Business Notebook Redefine Lightweight Business Ultraportable

Fujitsu unveils the ultra-mobile business notebook LIFEBOOK U9311, the ultralight LIFEBOOK that weighs from approximately 756 g, it offers convenient mobility and superior security with the super-ligh...

Exxon Mobil, Intel down; JPMorgan Chase, Nike rise

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Monday: Tesla, down $45.14 to $649.86 The electric car marker formally joined the S&P 500 stoc...