FILE PHOTO: Solar installers from Baker Electric place solar panels on the roof of a residential home in Scripps Ranch, San Diego, California, U.S. October 14, 2016. Picture taken October 14, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Blake (Reuters) – There are now more than 2 million solar installations in the United States, a milestone reached just three years
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Over the past two years, Uber Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi has used his peace-making and political skills to settle battles with lawmakers and rivals and endear himself to employees who had suffered through a wretched period of corporate scandal. FILE PHOTO: Logo of the Uber is seen on a smartphone screen
(Reuters) – Golden State Warriors’ title defence may now hobble along with their leader Kevin Durant who suffered a calf injury on Wednesday that makes him doubtful for the playoffs. May 8, 2019; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) dunks the basketball against the Houston Rockets during the first half in
FILE PHOTO: Cyclists ride over a bridge in the center of Amsterdam, Netherlands January 29, 2019. REUTERS/Yves Herman AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch greenhouse gas emissions in 2018 fell by 2.2 percent to 189.5 billion kg of carbon dioxide and equivalents helped by lower emissions by power companies, the country’s statistical office said on Thursday. Emissions
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives to meet with Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May at Downing Street in London, Britain May 8, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah Mckay LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has postponed his visit to Greenland because he needs to return to Washington, the State Department said on Thursday. “Secretary
(Reuters) – Walt Disney Co’s theme parks lifted quarterly earnings past Wall Street targets on Wednesday, helping offset big investments to support the media and entertainment company’s bid to draw audiences to streaming media. FILE PHOTO: The entrance to Walt Disney studios is seen in Burbank, California, U.S. August 6, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo Shares
Tennis – WTA Premier Mandatory – Madrid Open – The Caja Magica, Madrid, Spain – May 8, 2019 Japan’s Naomi Osaka in action during her third round match against Belarus’ Aliaksandra Sasnovich REUTERS/Susana Vera MADRID (Reuters) – World number one Naomi Osaka delivered an improved display to reach the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open on
FILE PHOTO: Migrants approach the Bravo river at the border line between Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, and El Paso in Texas, U.S., as seen from Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 7, 2019. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. border officers apprehended nearly 99,000 people crossing the U.S. southern border in April, the highest figure since
NEW YORK (Reuters) – A lawyer for Donald Trump said committees controlled by House Democrats have agreed to provide “substantial portions” of subpoenas issued to Deutsche Bank AG and Capital One Financial Corp for the president’s financial records. FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Capitol building reflected in water at sunrise on the day of the U.S.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union’s 28 countries consume the Earth’s resources much faster than they can be renewed, and none of them has sustainable consumption policies, a report released on Thursday said, as EU leaders meet to discuss priorities for the next five years. FILE PHOTO: People walk past an EU flag design umbrella
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Intel Corp shares declined 2.5 percent on Wednesday after executives forecast modest profit growth over the next three years, signaling it is likely to lag big rivals as the once-dominant chipmaker catches up in technology. FILE PHOTO: A sign outside the Intel corporate campus in Hillsboro, Oregon, U.S., April 25, 2018.
CASTLE ROCK, Colorado (Reuters) – The older of two students accused of opening fire in a suburban Denver high school, killing one classmate and injuring eight others, made his initial court appearance on Wednesday, facing murder and attempted-murder charges. The 18-year-old suspect being charged as an adult, Devon Erickson, sat silently at a small table
Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at the House of Commons in London, Britain May 8, 2019. ©UK Parliament/Roger Harris/Handout via REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May has offered to meet the executive of an influential Conservative Party group next week to address growing calls for her to cut short her premiership,
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Twenty years after he left medical drama “ER”, George Clooney returns to television this month with an adaptation of Joseph Heller’s “Catch-22”, a novel whose complexity the actor said made it ideal for a six-part series. George Clooney arrives with his wife Amal at the premiere of “Catch 22”, a limited
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Walt Disney Co on Tuesday pushed back the release of James Cameron’s sequel to box-office champion “Avatar” by a year, to December 2021, and announced debut dates for new “Star Wars” films starting in December 2022. FILE PHOTO: World Premiere of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” – Arrivals – Los Angeles,
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A fossil unearthed in northeastern China of a feathered dinosaur a bit bigger than a blue jay that possessed bat-like wings represents a remarkable but short-lived detour in the evolution of flight and the advent of birds, scientists said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: A Jurassic Period dinosaur Ambopteryx longibrachium, which flew with