• WHO calls emergency meeting as monkeypox cases top 100 in Europe

    Rare outbreak of viral disease outside of Africa Cases in the UK, Spain, Belgium, France and North America cause still uncertain WHO holds emergency meeting to discuss cases As cases top 100, Germany declares highest on record in Europe LONDON, May 20 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization was due to hold an emergency meeting […]

  • Oklahoma lawmakers pass near-total abortion ban

    May 19 (Reuters) – Oklahoma lawmakers on Thursday gave final approval to a bill that would ban nearly all abortions and allow private citizens to sue anyone who helps women terminate a pregnancy. The bill would go into effect upon its signature by Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt, making it the most restrictive abortion ban in […]

  • Musk says ‘Tesla is on my mind 24/7’ amid concerns over Twitter distraction

    SAN FRANCISCO, May 19 (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) CEO Elon Musk said on Thursday that “Tesla is on my mind 24/7” trying to assuage public concerns. investors about being distracted by a Twitter (TWTR.N) deal that depressed stocks of the electric car company. Posting a photo showing a woman (Tesla) upset by her boyfriend (Elon) […]

  • 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 […]

  • Massachusetts identifies first US case of monkeypox infection in 2022

    An electron microscope (EM) image shows oval-shaped mature monkeypox virus particles as well as crescents and spherical particles of immature virions, obtained from a clinical sample of human skin associated with the prairie dog outbreak from 2003 in this undated image obtained by Reuters on May 18, 2022. Cynthia S. Goldsmith, Russell Regnery/CDC/Handout via REUTERS […]

  • Tesla’s Musk Says He ‘Can’t Support’ Democrats Anymore, ‘Will Vote Republican’

    Elon Musk attends the opening ceremony of the new Tesla Gigafactory for electric cars in Gruenheide, Germany, March 22, 2022. Patrick Pleul/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SAN FRANCISCO, May 18 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) CEO Elon Musk said on Wednesday that if he had voted for […]

  • US agency opens investigation into fatal Tesla vehicle crash that killed three

    A Tesla logo on a Model S is pictured inside a Tesla dealership in New York, U.S., April 29, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, May 18 (Reuters) – A U.S. auto safety agency said on Wednesday it had opened an investigation into a fatal crash involving a […]

  • Google’s Russian subsidiary to file for bankruptcy after bank account seizure

    May 18 (Reuters) – Google’s Russian subsidiary is considering filing for bankruptcy after authorities seized its bank account, making it impossible to continue operations, a Google spokesman said on Wednesday. Alphabet Inc’s Google (GOOGL.O) Google has been under pressure in Russia for months for not removing content Moscow deems illegal and for restricting access to […]

  • China Eastern crash investigation considers intentional action – sources

    WASHINGTON, May 17 (Reuters) – Investigators investigating the crash of a China Eastern Airlines plane (600115.SS) are examining whether it was due to intentional action taken in the cockpit, with no evidence to date of a technical malfunction, two people briefed on the matter said. The Wall Street Journal reported earlier Tuesday that flight data […]

  • Polls end in North Carolina in Senate primary testing Trump’s influence

    PHILADELPHIA, May 17 (Reuters) – Polls ended on Tuesday night in North Carolina, where voters were selecting candidates in a critical race for the U.S. Senate, while residents of Pennsylvania still voted in the races for the Senate and the office. governor who feature another test of former President Donald Trump. swing with the Republicans. […]