Kyle Ziemnick

Kyle is a WORLD Digital news reporter. He is a World Journalism Institute and Patrick Henry College graduate. Kyle resides in Purcellville, Va. Follow him on Twitter @kylezim25.

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Politicians continue careful dance on stimulus

by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 10/20/20, 06:23 pm

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin met again on Tuesday over the phone to try to reach a deal on a COVID-19 relief package. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he would bring any bill arising from those talks to a vote.

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U.S. sues Google for antitrust violations

by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 10/20/20, 03:25 pm

WASHINGTON—The tech giant holds a monopoly over the search engine industry and acts as the “gateway to the internet,” U.S. Deputy Attorney General Jeff Rosen said. The Justice Department on Tuesday hit Google with its largest antitrust lawsuit since a 1998 case against Microsoft. Many Republicans and Democrats have accused Google of crushing competition through abusive practices. “In recent years, a small group of technology platforms have tightened their grip over commerce and communications in America,” President Donald Trump said last month.

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Intelligence chief: Russians not behind Hunter Biden story

by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 10/19/20, 05:21 pm

WASHINGTON—Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, on Friday accused Russian intelligence of generating corruption allegations against Hunter Biden, former Vice President Joe Biden’s son. “We know that this whole smear on Joe Biden comes from the Kremlin,” he told CNN.

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