October 20, 2021
Shipping containers are unloaded from ships at a container terminal at the Port of Long Beach-Port of Los Angeles complex in Los Angeles, California, U.S., April 7, 2021. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson LOS ANGELES, Oct 19 (Reuters) – Southern California’s Los Angeles and Long Beach ports handle the most ocean cargo of any ports in the United […]
The Federal Reserve building is set against a blue sky in Washington, U.S., May 1, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo Oct 20 (Reuters) – The U.S. economy grew at a “modest to moderate” rate in September and early October, as the latest surge of coronavirus cases crested and began to recede, the Federal Reserve said on […]
WASHINGTON, Oct 20 (Reuters) – Federal prosecutors on Wednesday are expected to ask a judge to jail a former U.S. Navy nuclear engineer and his wife while they await trial on charges they attempted to sell secrets about nuclear submarines to a foreign power. Jonathan Toebbe and his wife, Diana, were arrested on Oct. 9 […]
A petrol station attendant prepares to refuel a car in Rome, Italy, January 4, 2012. REUTERS/Max Rossi EIA shows expected fall in U.S. crude stocks Oil supplies continue to tighten worldwide NEW YORK, Oct 20 (Reuters) – Oil prices edged higher on Wednesday, rebounding from early losses after . . .
Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud speaks during a joint news conference with EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, October 3, 2021. REUTERS/Ahmed Yosri Oct 20 (Reuters) – Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan al-Saud and U.S. Special Envoy for Iran Robert Malley met in Riyadh on Wednesday […]
When Jim Lewis was told earlier this month that his 90-year-old mother, who lives in a nursing home outside of Boise, Idaho, tested positive for Covid-19, he wondered if she had gotten the virus from an unvaccinated employee. And he had reason to worry. A little more than half of the workers in the home, […]
Send tips and thoughts to [email protected]. Follow Ryan on Twitter. “You are not a man — men don’t wear masks!” That’s what the protestors screamed as I walked out of the Beverly Hills Hilton. It was the sort of protest that was as absurd as it was loud: Instead of achieving change, the anti-vax protestors […]
A general view shows a manufacturing plant of Universal Electronics Inc in Qinzhou, Guangxi Autonomous Region, China, April 13, 2021. REUTERS/Thomas Peter WASHINGTON, Oct 20 (Reuters) – A group of Democratic and Republican U.S. senators wrote to remote-control maker Universal Electronics Inc (UEIC.O) on Wednesday about concerns the Arizona-based company . . .
Cars drive along Highway 50 in heavy smoke from Caldor Fire, in Sacramento, CA, U.S., August 28, 2021. REUTERS/Fred Greaves AUSTIN, Texas, Oct 20 (Reuters) – U.S. policies of expanding highways to ease congestion are misguided and lead to an increase in traffic and pollution, environmental advocacy groups said, urging lawmakers to instead invest more […]
The logo of U.S. memory chip maker MicronTechnology is pictured at their booth at an industrial fair in Frankfurt, Germany, July 14, 2015. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach Oct 20 (Reuters) – Micron Technology Inc (MU.O) said on Wednesday it is considering building a new memory factory in the United States but that state and . . .