U.S. Attorney General defends backing Trump claim in defamation case

U.S. Attorney General defends backing Trump claim in defamation case
Attorney General Merrick Garland testifies before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 9, 2021. Susan Walsh/Pool via REUTERSU.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland on Wednesday defended a decision by the Justice Department to continue to defend Donald Trump against a lawsuit… Read More

Meat-free diet may lower severe disease risk; no serious problems found with AstraZeneca shot in Scotland

Meat-free diet may lower severe disease risk; no serious problems found with AstraZeneca shot in Scotland
The ultrastructural morphology exhibited by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), which was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China, is seen in an illustration released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. January 29, 2020. Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM/CDC/Handout… Read More

U.S. Fed’s reverse repo volume surges to record half a trillion dollars

U.S. Fed’s reverse repo volume surges to record half a trillion dollars
U.S. one hundred dollar notes are seen in this picture illustration taken in Seoul February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Lee Jae-WonThe Federal Reserve's reverse repurchase window on Wednesday took in $503 billion in cash, hitting a record peak for a third consecutive session, as financial institutions flush with liquidity flocked to the Fed facility to park their… Read More

Spain backtracks on nightlife rules after regional complaints

Spain backtracks on nightlife rules after regional complaints
People take pictures and watch the sunset from a lookout by the Royal Palace in Madrid, Spain, June 7, 2021. REUTERS/Susana Vera/File PhotoSpain's health ministry on Wednesday scrapped a nationwide plan to gradually reopen nightlife just a week after introducing it, following widespread complaints from regional authorities who dismissed it as either too strict or… Read More

Turkey says Iraq’s Makhmour camp must be cleared of Kurdish militants

Turkey says Iraq’s Makhmour camp must be cleared of Kurdish militants
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu speaks during a joint news conference with his Greek counterpart Nikos Dendias at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Athens, Greece, May 31, 2021. REUTERS/Costas BaltasTurkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday that northern Iraq's Makhmour camp, where Turkish air strikes killed at least three people at the weekend,… Read More

U.S. deeply concerned Iran still has not provided necessary nuclear information to IAEA

U.S. deeply concerned Iran still has not provided necessary nuclear information to IAEA
The logo of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is seen at their headquarters during a board of governors meeting, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Vienna, Austria, June 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leonhard FoegerThe United States on Wednesday said it was deeply concerned Iran has yet to provide the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) with… Read More

UPDATE 1-Campbell Soup cuts annual profit forecast as costs rise

UPDATE 1-Campbell Soup cuts annual profit forecast as costs rise
(Reuters) -Campbell Soup Co on Wednesday slashed its forecast for annual earnings after the company’s quarterly results fell short of estimates, hurt by higher costs related to raw materials and transportation.FILE PHOTO: Cans of Campbell's Soup are displayed in a supermarket in New York City, U.S. February 15, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File PhotoThe canned soupmaker’s shares… Read More