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

Exclusive: Medical journals expand investigation into potential misconduct in cardiac research

WASHINGTON, Sept 13 (Reuters) – Three medical journals recently launched independent investigations into possible manipulation of data in cardiac studies by Temple University researchers, Reuters has learned, adding a new scrutiny to an investigation into the misconduct by the university and the US government. The Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology and the Journal of … Read more

Twitter whistleblower reveals employees fear Chinese agent is collecting user data

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sep 13 (Reuters) – Disclosures from a former Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) An executive-turned-whistleblower shows Twitter was made aware that at least one Chinese agent worked for the social media company, U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley said in his opening remarks at a Senate hearing on Tuesday with … Read more

Swedish election puts anti-immigration Sweden Democrats centre stage

Moderate party leader Ulf Kristersson delivers a speach at the Moderate party election watch at the Clarion Sign Hotel, in Stockholm, Sweden, September 11, 2022.TT News Agency/Fredrik Sandberg via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Right wing in slim lead in parliamentary election Sweden Democrat gains give edge to right Moderates … 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

King Charles addresses parliament and travels to Scotland for the Queen’s Vigil

The new king goes to Parliament for a message of condolences Charles then flew to Edinburgh to watch Queen Elizabeth’s coffin will move from the palace to the cathedral Prince Harry pays personal tribute Details announced of the lie in the state of the late queen EDINBURGH, Sept 12 (Reuters) – King Charles has called … 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

Xi leaves China for first time since COVID pandemic began to meet Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing, China February 4, 2022. Sputnik/Aleksey Druzhinin/Kremlin via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON/BEIJING, Sept 11 (Reuters) – Xi Jinping will leave China this week for … Read more

Queen Elizabeth’s coffin travels through Scotland, mourners line the streets

The Queen’s coffin leaves Balmoral Castle where she died The coffin will be taken to Edinburgh, Crowd Line route The funeral will take place on September 19 EDINBURGH, Scotland, September 11 (Reuters) – The coffin of Queen Elizabeth was carried from her summer home in the Scottish Highlands to Edinburgh on Sunday, past tens of … Read more

Swedes go to the polls in close election

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Social Democrat Prime Minister Andersson facing right-wing opposition Kristersson of the Moderates has allied with the Swedish Democrats Campaigns focus on crime and cost of living crisis Opinion polls show the blocs are neck and neck Polling stations close at 6:00 p.m. GMT STOCKHOLM, Sept 11 … Read more