Saturday, February 27, 2021

Americas

U.S. gives China 72 hours to shut Houston consulate as spying charges mount

The United States has told China to close its consulate in Houston, both countries said on Wednesday, deepening a deterioration in bilateral relations, and a source said Beijing was considering shutting down the U.S. consulate in Wuhan.

The Big Hack: How China Used a Tiny Chip to Infiltrate U.S. Companies

Nested on the servers’ motherboards, the testers found a tiny microchip, not much bigger than a grain of rice, that wasn’t part of the boards’ original design.

2 Dams Burst In Michigan USA, Forcing Thousands to Evacuate

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has declared a state of emergency after two dams collapsed following days of heavy rain. Thousands of residents are evacuating as the governor warns one town could soon be nine feet under water.