New U.S. Medicare cards prompt warnings about phone scams

New U.S. Medicare cards prompt warnings about phone scams

CHICAGO (Reuters) – (The writer is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.) FILE PHOTO: A cake to celebrate the 52nd Anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid is seen on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., July 27, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/File Photo Navigating Medicare can be complicated, but one big change recently introduced requires that […]

Trump, Trudeau discuss trade, economic issues over phone call

Trump, Trudeau discuss trade, economic issues over phone call

BEDMINSTER, N.J./OTTAWA (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump spoke with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau late on Friday to discuss trade and other economic issues, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump shakes hands with Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (R) in a bilateral meeting during the […]

U.S. bans American companies from selling to Chinese phone maker ZTE

U.S. bans American companies from selling to Chinese phone maker ZTE

LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Commerce has banned American companies from selling components to leading Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp for seven years for violating an agreement in a sanctions violation case, U.S. officials said on Monday. The U.S. action, first reported by Reuters reut.rs/2H3p0Vl, could be devastating to ZTE since American […]

Supreme Court justices signal in favor of cell phone privacy

Supreme Court justices signal in favor of cell phone privacy

A string of robberies could end up having a major impact on technological privacy rights in the US, after Supreme Court justices expressed concern over warrantless cell phone tower data usage during a hearing on the case. Supreme Court justices heard a case on Wednesday in which authorities obtained 127 days of information from cell […]