Stubbornly high rents and food prices boost US inflation in August

The consumer price index increases by 0.1% in August Rents, food and health care explain the rise in the CPI Core CPI jumped 0.6%; increased 6.3% year-over-year WASHINGTON, Sept 13 (Reuters) – U.S. consumer prices rose unexpectedly in August and core inflation accelerated amid rising rent and health care costs, giving the Federal Reserve ammunition … Read more

Ukraine pushes to take back all land from Russia, demands Western weapons

Ukraine took over dozens of cities in rapid advance Many fleeing Russian soldiers have left Ukraine – US official Zelenskiy asks for anti-aircraft systems from the West ON THE WAY TO BALAKLIIA, Ukraine, September 13 (Reuters) – Ukraine said on Tuesday it intended to liberate all of its territory after pushing back Russian forces in … Read more

Biden administration urges unions, railroads to avoid shutdown

The United States Chamber of Commerce building is seen in Washington, DC, U.S., May 10, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES, Sept 12 (Reuters) – The Biden administration has urged railroads and unions to reach a deal to avoid a rail work stoppage, saying on Monday it … Read more

Ukraine and Russia: what you need to know right now

Firefighters work at the site of a thermal power plant damaged by a Russian missile attack, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, in Kharkiv, Ukraine, on September 11, 2022. Press service of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine/Handout via REUTERS Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record Sept 12 (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces … Read more

Ukrainian troops advance after Russia’s collapse in the northeast

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Ukraine says it is taking back 20 more settlements in one day Britain says Moscow probably ordered a retreat across the river Months of Russian gains unraveled in days KYIV/KHARKIV, Ukraine, September 12 (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces swept through territory seized from fleeing Russian troops on … Read more

Ukrainian troops raise flag at rail hub as advance threatens to turn into rout

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Ukraine breakthrough is fastest progress in months Thousands of Russian soldiers risk being surrounded KYIV/HRAKOVE, Ukraine, September 10 (Reuters) – Ukrainian officials shared photos on Saturday showing troops hoisting the national flag above the main railway town that supplied Russian forces in northeastern Ukraine , as … Read more

EU divided over capping Russian gas price amid ‘energy war’

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Countries resist EU proposal to cap Russian gas price Broader support seen for cash aid to energy firms Ministers to discuss windfall levy, electricity use cut BRUSSELS, Sept 9 (Reuters) – European Union energy ministers were split on Friday over whether to cap Russian gas prices, … Read more

Kyiv’s ‘substantial victory’ recognized on Russian TV after Ukraine breakthrough

Zelenskiy says forces have taken over towns and villages Blinken heads to Kyiv with new US aid package KYIV, Sept 9 (Reuters) – Russian state television aired an interview on Friday acknowledging that Kyiv had won a “substantial victory” after Ukrainian forces stormed across the frontline. The Ukrainian breakthrough near Kharkiv was the fastest advance … Read more

Oil settles below $90 as recession fears grow

An oil pump jack pumps oil in a field near Calgary, Alberta, Canada, July 21, 2014. REUTERS/Todd Korol/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sep 7 (Reuters) – Oil prices slumped on Wednesday, falling below levels seen before Russia invaded Ukraine as downbeat Chinese trade data fueled investor worries about recession … Read more

Apple unveils iPhone 14 with SOS satellite, Ultra Watch for outdoors

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register September 7 (Reuters) – Apple Inc. (AAPL.O) introduced new iPhone 14 models capable of using satellites to send emergency messages and an adventure-focused Ultra Watch for sports like diving and triathlons. Outward-focused products will test whether Apple’s relatively affluent customer base will continue to spend in … Read more