Al Jazeera journalist killed during Israeli raid in West Bank

Al Jazeera journalist killed during Israeli raid in West Bank

Deadly shooting occurred during Israeli raid Israel says troops exchanged fire with Palestinians Israeli defense chief says unclear who killed reporter JENIN, West Bank, May 11 (Reuters) – A prominent Palestinian-American Al Jazeera reporter was shot dead during an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank on Wednesday, and Israel said it was launching an … Read more

Explainer: Can Elon Musk renegotiate a lower price for his Twitter deal?

Explainer: Can Elon Musk renegotiate a lower price for his Twitter deal?

May 11 (Reuters) – Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) shares have plunged to their lowest level since the social media company agreed to sell itself to Elon Musk for $ 44 billion on April 25, raising questions about whether the world’s richest person will try to renegotiate the deal. On Tuesday, the implied probability of the deal … Read more

Shares hold up, yields drop before US inflation data

Shares hold up, yields drop before US inflation data

MILAN, May 11 (Reuters) – World shares rose on Wednesday and bond yields slipped further below recent peaks ahead of inflation data in the United States that will offer a guide to how aggressively the Federal Reserve will raise rates. European equities extended their bounce from two-month lows and US futures also gained before the … Read more

How outlawing abortion could worsen America’s maternal mortality crisis

How outlawing abortion could worsen America’s maternal mortality crisis

“I was standing there watching her hemorrhage out, waiting for permission to do the termination. It is a disgusting feeling. It is a sad feeling. And you’re sitting there literally watching her blood pressure going down while you’re waiting for permission , “the Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of South Florida told … Read more

CPI, PPI: Markets look for signs of US inflation peak

CPI, PPI: Markets look for signs of US inflation peak

NEW YORK, May 10 (Reuters) – In the wake of the 50-basis-point interest rate hike by an increasingly hawkish Federal Reserve, markets have gyrated wildly ahead of this week’s US economic data, which will be closely parsed for signs that inflation is peaking. Price growth has soared to the highest level since the early 1980s … Read more

Musk says he would reverse Twitter ban on Donald Trump

Musk says he would reverse Twitter ban on Donald Trump

May 10 (Reuters) – Billionaire Elon Musk said on Tuesday he would reverse Twitter’s ban on former US President Donald Trump when he buys the social media platform, the clearest signal yet of Musk’s intention to cut moderation of the site. Musk, the world’s richest person and chief executive of electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc … Read more

Tesla stutters during tighter Shanghai lockdown; Beijing keeps hunting COVID

Tesla stutters during tighter Shanghai lockdown;  Beijing keeps hunting COVID

SHANGHAI / BEIJING, May 10 (Reuters) – Tesla operated its Shanghai plant well below capacity on Tuesday, showing the problems factories face trying to ramp up output during a tightening COVID-19 lockdown, while China’s capital kept up its fight with a small but stubborn outbreak. Many of the hundreds of companies reopening factories in Shanghai … Read more

Cryptoverse: Buying the dip? Bitcoin’s a rookie rates

Cryptoverse: Buying the dip?  Bitcoin’s a rookie rates

A Bitcoin and Dollar note are seen in this illustration picture taken September 27, 2017. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 10 (Reuters) – Bitcoin has scant experience with rising interest rates, posing perils for investors looking to capitalize on its dramatic drop. The cryptocurrency has tanked … Read more

Mario Batali: Woman who accused the celebrity chef of groping her testifies in criminal trial

Mario Batali: Woman who accused the celebrity chef of groping her testifies in criminal trial

Natali Tene said she posed for photos with Batali while, out-of-frame, he took advantage of the star-struck patron as she was standing close to him for the photos. “His right hand is all over my breasts, all over my rear end, all between my legs,” Tene said. “I’ve never been grabbed like that before … … Read more

Rapper Young Thug, associates arrested for violating the RICO act

Rapper Young Thug, associates arrested for violating the RICO act

article Young Thug performs onstage at ‘Samsung Galaxy + Billboard’ during the 2022 SXSW Conference and Festivals at Waterloo Park on March 17, 2022 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Amy E. Price / Getty Images for SXSW) ATLANTA – A popular Atlanta rapper, who was arrested Monday in Buckhead, was among 28 people listed in … Read more