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Microsoft to Harness Unused TV Channels to Help Get More of Rural America Online

Silicon Valley has dreamed up hot air balloons, drones and constellations of mini-satellites to connect the world to the internet. Now Microsoft is adding its own moonshot to solve the digital divide into that mix. (more…)

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WATCH: Ivanka Trump Says She is Surprised by ‘Viciousness’, ‘Ferocity’ of Washington

Ivanka Trump, in an interview Monday with “Fox & Friends,” said she has been surprised by the “viciousness” and “ferocity” that greeted her father’s presidency -- but also said President Trump felt “very vindicated” by former FBI Director James Comey's recent Senate testimony. (more…)

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President Trump Promises First-Class Infrastructure System for US

President Donald Trump promised Wednesday to create a "first-class" system of roads, bridges and waterways by using $200 billion in public funds to generate $1 trillion in investment to pay for construction projects that most public officials agree are badly needed and long overdue. (more…)

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Congress Balking at Trump’s Infrastructure Plan

Repairing the nation's crumbling roads and bridges was supposed to be an area ripe for bipartisan compromise between congressional Democrats and President Donald Trump. Instead, Democrats are panning Trump's proposed $1 trillion overhaul and even Republicans are balking at some aspects of the emerging plan. (more…)

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New Zealand Scientists Stumple Upon New Energy Source Underground

When researchers in New Zealand drilled deep into an earthquake fault, they stumbled upon a discovery they say could provide a significant new energy source for the South Pacific nation. (more…)

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Automakers Betting on Potential Boost from Trump’s New Infrastructure Program

Automakers could be betting on a potential boost in demand from a new federal infrastructure program to boost sagging sales and clear inventories of cars and trucks, the head of Toyota Motor Corp's North American operations said on Thursday. (more…)

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THAAD Missile System Goes Live in South Korea

An American missile-defense system deployed to counter growing threats from North Korea has gone into operation in South Korea, officials said on Tuesday. (more…)

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Tesla Overtakes General Motors as Most Valuable U.S. Car Maker

For the first time in the era of the modern automobile, the most valuable U.S. car maker is not based in Detroit. (more…)

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Trump to Discuss Infrastructure Spending With Elon Musk and Other Business Leaders

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday will discuss the administration's plans to boost infrastructure spending with Elon Musk, who heads Tesla Inc and Space X, and other business leaders, a White House official said. (more…)

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Paul Ryan on Working With Trump, Russia Sanctions and GOP Goals

https://youtu.be/8zCe9pTQHE4 Speaker of the House Paul Ryan sits down with Judy Woodruff for an extended interview. They discuss Ryan’s relationship with President Trump, why he would never support a Muslim ban, finding common purpose with Steve Bannon, why he thinks restarting a relationship with Russia won't work, plus Republican plans for

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Paul Ryan on Working With Trump, Russia Sanctions and GOP Goals

https://youtu.be/8zCe9pTQHE4 Speaker of the House Paul Ryan sits down with Judy Woodruff for an extended interview. They discuss Ryan’s relationship with President Trump, why he would never support a Muslim ban, finding common purpose with Steve Bannon, why he thinks restarting a relationship with Russia won't work, plus Republican plans for

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Paul Ryan on Working With Trump, Russia Sanctions and GOP Goals

https://youtu.be/8zCe9pTQHE4 Speaker of the House Paul Ryan sits down with Judy Woodruff for an extended interview. They discuss Ryan’s relationship with President Trump, why he would never support a Muslim ban, finding common purpose with Steve Bannon, why he thinks restarting a relationship with Russia won't work, plus Republican plans for

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Senate Easily Confirms Elaine Chao to Lead Transportation Department

President Trump’s nominee for Transportation secretary easily won confirmation on Tuesday, even amid fallout from the administration’s temporary ban on travelers from seven majority-Muslim nations. (more…)

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Senate Democrats Propose $1 Trillion Infrastructure Plan

Senate Democrats on Tuesday offered a plan to spend $1 trillion on transportation and other infrastructure projects over 10 years, challenging President Donald Trump to join them on an issue where they hope to find common ground. (more…)

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