European shares slide, oil recovers, merchants await US jobs information

LONDON, August 5 (Reuters) – European stocks fell slightly on Friday but are still set for weekly gains, while traders await US jobs data late in the session to provide clues to the health of the world’s largest economy. The MSCI World Stock Index, which tracks stocks in 47 countries, was up 0.2% and is … Read more

US fees 4 Kentucky law enforcement officials in Breonna Taylor homicide

WASHINGTON, August 4 (Reuters) – U.S. prosecutors on Thursday charged four current and former Louisville, Kentucky police officers with their roles in the 2020 raid that killed Breonna Taylor, a black woman, is in her home in a case that has sparked nationwide protests. The charges represent the latest effort by the Justice Department to … Read more

US declares monkeypox outbreak a public well being emergency

4 (Reuters) – The United States has declared monkeypox a public health emergency, the health secretary said on Thursday, a move expected. ​will free up more funds and tools to fight this disease. The United States topped 6,600 cases on Wednesday, nearly all cases of men having sex with men. “We’re prepared to take our … Read more

UK union says tons of of Amazon warehouse employees have handed wages

The Amazon logo is seen at the company’s logistics center in Boves, France, August 8, 2018. REUTERS / Pascal Rossignol Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, August 4 (Reuters) – Hundreds of Amazon workers at a warehouse in Tilbury, southeastern England have taken to the streets to protest against pay, … Read more

US Congressman Walorski, two staff die in automobile crash in Indiana

WASHINGTON, Aug. 3 (Reuters) – U.S. Representative Jackie Walorski and two of her staff members died on Wednesday when the vehicle they were traveling in collided head-on with a car entering their lane. them, Indiana police and her office said. Walorski, 58, a Republican representing Indiana’s 2nd constituency in the US House of Representatives, was … Read more

Greenback jumps in opposition to yen as Fed officers trace extra price hikes to come back

NEW YORK, Aug. 2 (Reuters) – The dollar strengthened against the Japanese yen on Tuesday as remarks by U.S. Federal Reserve officials hinted that more rate hikes are imminent in the coming weeks. next time. A trio of Fed officials from across policy suggested Tuesday that they and their colleagues remain firm and united in … Read more

Asian shares slide with US yields on Pelosi jitters; Aussie drops

A man wearing a face mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, walks past a screen showing the Shanghai Composite, Nikkei and Dow Jones Industrial Average outside a company brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, February 14, 2022. REUTERS / Kim Kyung-Hoon Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, Aug 2 (Reuters) – … Read more

Biden assessments constructive for COVID once more, says he feels positive

WASHINGTON, July 30 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden tested positive for COVID-19 again on Saturday in what the White House doctor describes as a “recovering” case seen in the United States. a small percentage of patients taking the antiviral drug Paxlovid. Biden, 79, who came out of COVID isolation on Wednesday after testing positive … Read more

Chinese language rocket falls to Earth, NASA says Beijing doesn’t share info

A Long March-5B Y3 rocket, carrying the Wentian laboratory module for China’s space station under construction, takes off from the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Ground in Hainan province, China May 24 July 2022. China Daily via REUTERS / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, July 30 (Reuters) – A … Read more

Indonesia blocks Yahoo, Paypal, gaming websites as a result of license violations

The PayPal app logo is seen on a mobile phone in this illustration October 16, 2017. REUTERS / Thomas White / Illustration Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register JAKARTA, July 30 (Reuters) – Indonesia has blocked search engine site Yahoo, payment company PayPal (PYPL.O) and some gaming sites for not complying … Read more