Biden administration urges unions, railroads to avoid shutdown

The United States Chamber of Commerce building is seen in Washington, DC, U.S., May 10, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES, Sept 12 (Reuters) – The Biden administration has urged railroads and unions to reach a deal to avoid a rail work stoppage, saying on Monday it … Read more

Exclusive: Gazprom says Nord Stream 1 takeover depends on Siemens Energy

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Gazprom says the ball is in Siemens Energy’s court Siemens Energy: we don’t understand Gazprom Germany discusses energy rationing Russia: We will send our oil to Asia VLADIVOSTOK, Russia, September 6 (Reuters) – Russia’s biggest gas pipeline to Europe will not resume pumping until Siemens Energy … Read more

Wall Street ends well as Powell speech affirms hawkish rate stance

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., August 15, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Fed will continue to tighten until inflation is under control – Powell Core PCE rises 0.1% in July compared to a rise of 0.6% … Read more

Musk demands documents from Jack Dorsey as part of Twitter deal

WILMINGTON, Delaware, Aug 22 (Reuters) – Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk is seeking documents from Twitter Inc.(TWTR.N) Co-founder Jack Dorsey as CEO of Tesla and SpaceX is continuing his legal fight to back out of his $44 billion deal for the social media company, according to a court filing. Dorsey, who resigned as Twitter’s chief executive … Read more

Explosions hit Crimea, Russian missile injures 12 near nuclear power plant in southern Ukraine

Aug 20 (Reuters) – Fresh explosions erupted across Russia’s annexed Crimean peninsula on Saturday and a Russian missile hit a residential area in a southern Ukrainian town not far from a nuclear power plant, injuring 12 civilians, Russian and Ukrainian officials said. This strike at the Pivdennukrainsk nuclear power plant (southern Ukraine) and the new … Read more

The Nord Stream 1 pipeline will be closed for three days in the latest fuel blow in Europe

Pipeline shutdown from August 31 to September 31. 2 for maintenance The disclosure comes as gas flows have fallen to 20% This decision increases the energy impasse of Europe and Moscow FRANKFURT/BERLIN, Aug 19 (Reuters) – Russia will cut off natural gas supplies to Europe for three days at the end of the month through … Read more

Musk’s tweet about buying Manchester United is no joke for fed up fans

Aug 17 (Reuters) – Elon Musk, the world’s richest person, briefly lifted the gloom over Manchester United (MANU.N) actions and fans on Wednesday saying he was buying the English football club – only to say later that it was all part of a “long running joke”. One of the most successful football clubs in the … Read more

US spares western states from Colorado River water cuts – for now

Aug 16 (Reuters) – The U.S. government has so far spared seven western states from mandatory Colorado River water cuts, but warned on Tuesday that drastic conservation was needed to protect declining reservoirs from overdraft and severe drought exacerbated by climate change. In June, the US Bureau of Reclamation had given states 60 days, until … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Biden’s emergency board calls for railroad wage hikes to resolve contract talks

U.S. President Joe Biden rides Air Force One as he departs for Washington, DC from Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina, U.S., August 16, 2022. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES, Aug 16 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden’s emergency council tasked with helping major freight railroads and unions … Read more

Asia shares mixed shares, China cuts rates as data disappoints

FILE PHOTO – People walk past an electronic screen showing Japan’s Nikkei stock price index at a conference room in Tokyo, Japan June 14, 2022. REUTERS/Issei Kato Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 Nikkei edge higher, S&P 500 futures plunge PBOC lowers key rates, Chinese data sorely lacking in forecasts Eyes … Read more