Will Germany’s ‘Debt Brake’ Stop Their Green Passion?

BERLIN — Nearly 200 people died in extreme flooding in Germany, amid Germany’s election campaign. Four months later, the fight against climate change became the main theme of the new post-Merkel government. Most of the roofs will be fitted with solar panels and more than 1,000 windmills will be built, which will nearly double the […]

Biden seeks harder line in new order at Big Tech, says FTC needs to brake

President Biden will ask the Federal Trade Commission on Friday to take a tougher stance against Big Tech companies, examining how dominant internet players thwart competition from other platforms through “lethal buyouts” and drafting rules that restrict how sensitive information they can collect. The moves are part of an expanding scheme designed to encourage competition […]