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Industry, Transportation & Infrastructure

Hyundai to invest $5.54B into first fully dedicated electric vehicle, battery manufacturing facility in Georgia

May 24, 2022

Via: Transportation Today

Hyundai Motor Group recently announced plans to build a new smart factory at the Bryan County Megasite in Georgia, which will invest billions of dollars and attention to the state’s first fully dedicated electric vehicle (EV) and battery manufacturing facility. […]


Defense, Industry

Biden: US would intervene with military to defend Taiwan

May 23, 2022

Via: Washington's Top News

President Joe Biden said Monday that the U.S. would intervene militarily if China were to invade Taiwan, saying the burden to protect Taiwan is “even stronger’ after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. It was one of the most forceful presidential statements […]


Health Care, Industry

Beijing extends work-from-home order as COVID-19 cases rise

May 23, 2022

Via: Washington's Top News

Beijing extended orders for workers and students to stay home and ordered additional mass testing Monday as cases of COVID-19 rose in the Chinese capital. Numerous residential compounds in the city have restricted movement in and out, although conditions remain […]


Defense, Industry

Pentagon says more high-tech weapons going to Ukraine

May 23, 2022

Via: Washington's Top News

Nearly 50 defense leaders from around the world met Monday and agreed to send more advanced weapons to Ukraine, including a Harpoon launcher and missiles to protect its coast, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin told reporters. And Gen. Mark Milley, chairman […]


Defense, Industry

Senate set to pass $40B Ukraine aid bill

May 19, 2022

Via: POLITICO

The Senate is on track to pass a $40 billion emergency aid package to buttress Ukraine with weapons and other military help as the Eastern European country fends off the Russian invasion. The chamber is expected to clear the legislation […]


Defense, Industry

Will Turkey upend NATO expansion? US officials seek clarity

May 18, 2022

Via: Federal News Network

With Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan taking an increasingly tough line against the NATO membership bids of Finland and Sweden despite far less strident statements from some of his top aides, U.S. officials are trying to determine how serious the […]


Energy & Environment, Industry

UN floats plan to boost renewables as climate worries mount

May 18, 2022

Via: Federal News Network

The United Nations chief on Wednesday launched a five-point plan to jump-start broader use of renewable energies, hoping to revive world attention on climate change as the U.N.’s weather agency reported that greenhouse gas concentrations, ocean heat, sea-level rise, and […]


Defense, Federal, Industry, Policy

US, banks unveil plan to ease food crisis from Russia’s war

May 18, 2022

Via: Washington's Top News

The U.S., several global development banks and other groups unveiled a multi-billion dollar plan Wednesday meant to address a worldwide food security crisis exacerbated by Russia’s war in Ukraine. The Treasury Department announced that several global development banks are “working […]


Education, Industry

U.S. Department of Education to Amend Section 504 Regulations

May 17, 2022

Via: JD Supra

The U.S. Department of Education recently announced its intent to amend the regulations implementing Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 to “strengthen and protect rights for students with disabilities.” While the ADA Amendments of 2008 broadened the definition […]


Defense, Industry

Biden to host leaders of Sweden, Finland amid NATO bids

May 17, 2022

Via: Washington's Top News

President Joe Biden will host Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson of Sweden and President Sauli Niinistö of Finland at the White House for a meeting Thursday amid their push to join NATO in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The […]