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US, SKorea open to expanded military drills to deter North

May. 21, 2022 07:20 AM EDT

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.S. President Joe Biden and South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol said after meeting Saturday that they will consider expanded joint military exercises to deter the nuclear threat from North Korea at a time when there's little hope of real diplomacy on the matter. ...

Biden: SKorean chip plant a model for deeper ties to Asia

May. 20, 2022 12:07 PM EDT

PYEONGTAEK, South Korea (AP) — President Joe Biden opened his trip to Asia on Friday by touring a South Korean computer chip factory that will be the model for a plant in Texas, holding it out as an illustration of how deeper ties with the Indo Pacific can fuel technological innovation and foster...

Secret Service workers for Biden Asia trip sent home

May. 20, 2022 11:33 AM EDT

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Two U.S. Secret Service employees in South Korea to prepare for President Joe Biden’s visit have been sent home after being involved in a confrontation with locals that led to a police investigation. An agent and an armed physical security specialist...

Japan's SoftBank sinks to losses as investments sour

May. 12, 2022 05:33 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — SoftBank Group sank into losses in the past fiscal year as the value of its global investments declined, the Japanese technology company reported Thursday. SoftBank Group Corp. reported red ink totaling 1.7 trillion yen ($13 billion) for the fiscal year through March,...

Editorial Roundup: Ohio

May. 09, 2022 12:28 PM EDT

Akron Beacon Journal. May 8, 2022. Editorial: Ohio primary winners, redistricting vote and leaked opinion on abortion leave many on edge Donald J. Trump served one term before losing in 2020, but the effects of his reign and his win-at-any-cost attitude continue. ...

Biden plugs manufacturing initiative at Ohio metal company

May. 06, 2022 16:39 PM EDT

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — President Joe Biden pledged Friday that 3D printing technology would help return factory jobs to the U.S. and reduce inflationary pressures as he traveled to an industrial Midwestern state with a Senate seat in play to make his case for the future of manufacturing. ...

Live updates l Midterm results show strong Trump influence

May. 03, 2022 23:27 PM EDT

The midterm election season began in earnest Tuesday with primaries in Indiana and Ohio. Ohio's hotly contested Republican Senate race tested the enduring power of former President Donald Trump's influence, as his endorsed candidate, JD Vance, defeated six others for the GOP nomination for the seat...

Ohio Republican Gov. DeWine will face Nan Whaley this fall

May. 03, 2022 22:45 PM EDT

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Republican Gov. Mike DeWine on Tuesday won his party’s nomination for a second term in office and will face Democrat Nan Whaley this fall after he overcame conservative anger of his strict pandemic policies and notable rifts with former President Donald Trump. ...

Biden visits Lockheed plant as weapons stockpile strained

May. 03, 2022 18:15 PM EDT

TROY, Ala. (AP) — President Joe Biden on Tuesday credited the assembly line workers at a Javelin missile plant for doing lifesaving work in building the antitank weapons that are being sent to Ukraine to stifle Russia's invasion as he made a pitch for Congress to approve $33 billion so the U.S....

Activision, Hilltop Holdings rise; Jeld-Wen, Moody's fall

May. 02, 2022 16:27 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Monday: Hilltop Holdings Inc., up $4.73 to $30.22. The insurance holding company is buying back up to $400 million of its own stock. On Semiconductor Corp., up $3.51 to...