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  • COVID public health emergency in the US to stay in place

    Two Biden administration officials said Friday that the United States will maintain a public health emergency for the COVID-19 pandemic, allowing millions of Americans to get free tests, vaccines and treatments. One of the officials said the possibility of an increase in coronavirus cases in the winter and the need for more time to transition […]

  • Exclusive: Tesla considering exporting Chinese-made electric cars to US sources

    SHANGHAI, November 11 (Reuters) – TESLA (TSLA.O) Two people familiar with the planning are considering exporting electric cars made in China to the United States, a reversal that would reflect the automaker’s deep cost advantage at its Shanghai plant and sluggish demand from Chinese consumers. Tesla is studying whether parts made by its suppliers in […]

  • Musk warns of Twitter bankruptcy as more CEOs resign

    (Reuters) – Twitter’s new owner Elon Musk on Thursday raised the possibility of the social media platform’s bankruptcy, capping a chaotic day that included a warning from the US privacy regulator and the exit of the company’s trust and safety leader. In his first conference call with employees, the billionaire said he couldn’t rule out […]

  • Netanyahu is looking forward to a return in the Israeli elections, driven by the far-right bloc

    JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israelis voted for the fifth time in less than four years on Tuesday, with former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu trying to return in a race likely to reverse the performance of a far-right party that has grown from the sidelines. Set to a potential kingmaker. After years of stalemate, voter discontent with […]

  • European debt market pressures force some governments to rewrite trading rules

    Oct 31 (Reuters) – Some euro zone countries have relaxed rules for banks that handle the circulation of their government debt to help them weather some of the toughest market conditions in years, officials told Reuters. Of the 11 major eurozone debt agencies contacted by Reuters, officials in the Netherlands and Belgium told Reuters they […]

  • Students defy Iran’s protest alarm, unrest enters more serious phase

    The protests show no signs of abating amid severe warnings from the state Clashes between university students and security forces Journalists demand the release of their imprisoned colleagues Rights groups talk about arrests of activists and students DUBAI (Reuters) – Videos on social media showed that weeks of protests in Iran entered a more violent […]

  • Russia says the US lowered the “nuclear threshold” with new bombs in Europe

    Russia warns US about new B61s The Pentagon: The update has been planned for a long time Russia says NATO has reinforced its nuclear plans Pentagon: B61 upgrades not linked to Ukraine Russia: Newer Bombs Have Strategic Importance LONDON (Reuters) – Russia said on Saturday that the rapid deployment of US B61 tactical nuclear weapons […]

  • Russia strikes Ukrainian homes, evacuates Kherson, and warns of escalation

    A rocket hit an apartment building in Mykolaiv Ukrainian forces on the offensive in the Kherson region Kherson is a gateway to the Crimea, annexed by Russia Mykolaiv, Ukraine (Reuters) – Under pressure in southern Ukraine, Russia fired missiles and drones at the Ukrainian-controlled city of Mykolaiv on Sunday, destroying an apartment building in the […]

  • Russia is largely preparing to avoid the new G7 oil price ceiling

    LONDON (Reuters) – Russia can access enough tankers to ship most of its oil beyond the new Group of Seven price ceiling, industry players and a U.S. official told Reuters, underlining the limits of the most ambitious plan yet to rein in Moscow. Wartime proceeds. The Group of Seven agreed last month to limit Russian […]

  • Russia launches new deadly attacks on central Kyiv using drones

    The center of Kyiv was hit by Russian drones, at least four dead The attacks come after a week of massive cruise missile strikes Zelensky vows ‘just punishment’ for Russian invaders Europe’s largest nuclear power plant has been separated again Kyiv (Reuters) – Russia attacked Ukrainian cities with drones on Monday, killing at least four […]