• Musk denies sexually harassing flight attendant on private jet

    Elon Musk speaks at the Automotive World News Congress at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan January 13, 2015. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook//File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register OAKLAND, May 19 (Reuters) – Billionaire Elon Musk took to Twitter on Thursday night to denounce claims in a news report that he sexually […]

  • After delay, US Senate overwhelmingly approves $40 billion in aid to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON, May 19 (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Thursday overwhelmingly approved nearly $40 billion in new aid to Ukraine as it sent the bill to the White House for President Joe Biden to sign into law as Washington rushes to maintain military aid nearly three months after Russia invaded. The Senate voted 86 to […]

  • Allianz to pay $6 billion in US fraud case, fund manager charged

    NEW YORK/MUNICH, May 17 (Reuters) – Germany’s Allianz SE (ALVG.DE) has agreed to pay more than $6 billion and its U.S. asset management unit will plead guilty to criminal securities fraud following to the collapse of its Structured Alpha funds earlier this year. Covid19 pandemic. Allianz’s settlements with the US Department of Justice and the […]

  • California church shooter upset over Taiwan-China tensions – police

    May 16 (Reuters) – The man accused of killing a doctor and injuring five others in a shooting at a Taiwanese-American church banquet in California methodically planned the attack because he was upset by Sino-Taiwanese tensions, authorities said on Monday. The suspect, David Chou, 68, chained the doors and placed glue in the locks of […]

  • U.S. Supreme Court to hear SEC bid to avoid challenging domestic judges

    May 16 (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court agreed on Monday to hear the Securities and Exchange Commission’s request to block a constitutional challenge to its domestic court brought by a Texas accountant whom the agency punished after criticizing its audits of listed companies. businesses. The justices took up the SEC’s appeal of a lower […]

  • After a shooting in California, a gunman in a tie kills

    LOS ANGELES, May 15 (Reuters) – A gunman opened fire at a Southern California church during a lunch on Sunday, killing one and injuring five, before worshipers arrested the suspect and tether his legs with an electrical cord, authorities said. . Police responded to the incident which unfolded around 1:30 p.m. local time (2039 GMT) […]

  • Racist Buffalo shooting suspect questioned after being threatened last year

    BUFFALO, NY, May 15 (Reuters) – A white teenager who killed 10 people in a racist attack at a Western New York grocery store in a black neighborhood was arrested last year and given an assessment of his mental health after he made a threat to his high school, authorities said. New details, including the […]

  • Gunman kills 10 in livestreamed racial attack on New York State supermarket

    BUFFALO, NY, May 14 (Reuters) – An 18-year-old white gunman shot and killed 10 people and injured three at a grocery store in a black upstate New York neighborhood on Saturday, before turning himself in after what authorities called an act of “racially motivated violent extremism”. Authorities said the suspect, who was armed with an […]

  • Burial sites discovered at 53 Native American boarding schools, US government says

    May 11 (Reuters) – A U.S. government investigation into the dark history of Native American boarding schools has uncovered “marked and unmarked burial sites” at 53 of them, Interior Secretary Deb Haaland said on Wednesday. Haaland, the first Native American cabinet member, announced the inquiry last year. As she released preliminary findings at a press […]

  • Court says Musk recklessly tweeted ‘funding secured’ for Tesla privatization

    SAN FRANCISCO, May 10 (Reuters) – A court has ruled that Elon Musk’s 2018 tweets saying funding had been secured to take Tesla private were inaccurate and reckless, saying “there was nothing concrete” concerning the financing of the Saudi sovereign wealth fund at the time. The ruling by U.S. District Judge Edward Chen of San […]