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 2022-06-29 05:35 

Reuters

Moscow-administered Kherson prepares referendum on joining Russia-TASS...

The Moscow-imposed military-civilian administration in Ukraine's Kherson region said it had begun preparations for a referendum on joining Russia, Russian state news agency TASS reported on Wednesday....

 2022-06-29 05:31 

Reuters

Japan's June heatwave sizzles into hottest day, crunch time for power supply...

Japan braced on Wednesday for its hottest day yet of a record-breaking June heatwave as fears grew about a shortage of electricity to keep air conditioners whirring and Prime Minister Fumio Kishida called for a ramp-up of nuclear power use....

 2022-06-29 05:23 

Reuters

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Tesla closes an office as layoff hits Autopilot jobs, including hourly ones | Reuters...

Tesla has shuttered its office in San Mateo, California and laid off roughly 200 employees working on its Autopilot driver-assistant system there, one of the people told Reuters, in a move seen as accelerating cost-cutting....

 2022-06-29 05:13 

Reuters

Norway must prepare for faster drop in oil demand on road to 2050 -IEA...

Norway must do more to prepare for a decline in its dominant oil and gas industry in the coming decades as other nations start to free themselves from petroleum dependence, the International Energy Agency (IEA) says in a new report....

 2022-06-29 05:05 

Reuters

ECB weighs whether to put number on bond-fighting scheme, sources say...

European Central Bank policymakers are weighing up whether or not they should announce the size and duration of their upcoming bond-buying scheme, designed to curb financing costs for Italy and other debt-laden countries, sources told Reuters....

 2022-06-29 05:05 

Reuters

Two killed by strike on residential building in Ukraine's Mykolaiv...

Two people were killed and three wounded by a Russian strike on a residential building in Ukraine's southern city of Mykolaiv on Wednesday morning, regional governor Vitaly Kim said....

 2022-06-29 05:04 

Reuters

Latest U.S. stocks bounce tests skepticism that rally can last...

Investors are assessing a recent U.S. stock market bounce after similar rallies have fizzled in 2022, a year that is on track for the biggest S&P 500 percentage drop in the first half of a year in over a half century....

 2022-06-29 05:03 

Reuters

U.S. power companies face supply-chain crisis this summer...

U.S. power companies are facing supply crunches that may hamper their ability to keep the lights on as the nation heads into the heat of summer and the peak hurricane season....

 2022-06-29 04:54 

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Reports: Knicks clear cap space in deal with Pistons | Reuters...

The New York Knicks reportedly agreed to deal two veteran players on Tuesday, all part of their expected pursuit of free agent guard Jalen Brunson....

 2022-06-29 04:48 

Reuters

Japan's Renesas, India's Tata Motors partner to develop chip solutions...

Japanese chipmaker Renesas Electronics Corp and India's Tata Motors have formed a strategic partnership to design, develop and manufacture semiconductor solutions for domestic and global markets, the companies said on Wednesday....

 2022-06-29 04:37 

Reuters

S.Korea violated the rights of deported N.Korean fishermen - U.N. investigator...

South Korea's 2019 decision to deport without legal process two North Korean fishermen suspected of murdering their shipmates violated human rights principles, a U.N. investigator said on Wednesday, after prosecutors reopened the case....

 2022-06-29 04:34 

Reuters

U.S. mass shooting insurance rates jump as incidents rise...

The cost of buying insurance protection against mass shootings has spiked more than 10% in the United States this year following a string of deadly events, insurers said....

 2022-06-29 04:33 

Reuters

Toyota misses May global production target, third month of shortfall...

Toyota Motor Corp on Wednesday said it missed its already downgraded global production target for May, falling short for the third month running, as China's COVID-19 lockdowns and semiconductor shortages continued to bite....

 2022-06-29 04:18 

Reuters

Indian shares slide on inflation fears, rupee at record low...

Indian shares fell on Wednesday after a four-session rally, weighed down by losses across sectors, as worries about high oil prices and inflation returned to the forefront....

 2022-06-29 04:17 

Reuters

Indian rupee hits record lows, traders see more weakness...

The Indian rupee weakened further on Wednesday, touching record lows against the U.S. dollar as losses in domestic shares and other Asian currencies weighed on sentiment....

 2022-06-29 04:09 

Reuters

Salvadoran president vows tougher war on gangs after police killed...

President Nayib Bukele of El Salvador pledged on Tuesday that his government will "intensify" already tough efforts to combat gangs after three police officers were gunned down earlier in the day....

 2022-06-29 04:06 

UPI

Nebraska, Oklahoma voters look to fill empty Congressional seats Tuesday...

Oklahoma, Utah and South Carolina will hold primaries Tuesday night while Nebraska will hold a special election....

 2022-06-29 03:59 

Reuters

Aeromexico shareholders back Mexico stock exchange exit in bankruptcy restructuring...

Aeromexico said on Tuesday that a majority of its shareholders approved a proposal to exit the main Mexican stock exchange as part of the airline's bankruptcy restructuring....

 2022-06-29 03:58 

UPI

U.S. targets Russia's 'war machine' with sweeping punitive measures...

The United States on Tuesday unveiled sweeping punitive measures targeting what it called "Russia's war machine" over its invasion of Ukraine....

 2022-06-29 03:49 

Reuters

China's June factory activity likely expanded for first time in 4 months: Reuters poll...

China's factory activity likely expanded in June for the first time in four months, driven by a faster recovery in production and an easing of supply chain snags as manufacturing hubs emerged from lockdowns, a Reuters poll showed on Wednesday....

 2022-06-29 03:16 

Reuters

Fashion group Shandong Ruyi's creditors take full control of Lycra...

U.S. fiber maker Lycra has gained new ownership, with creditors of its former parent company Shandong Ruyi Technology Group (Ruyi) taking full equity control after the Chinese fashion conglomerate defaulted on a $400 million loan....

 2022-06-29 03:07 

Reuters

Sony accelerates PC gaming push with Inzone gear...

Sony Group Corp said on Wednesday it's launching a new line of headphones and monitors targeting the growing PC market for videogames as the Japanese conglomerate looks beyond its core PlayStation console gaming audience....

 2022-06-29 03:04 

Reuters

Japan's activists chip away slowly but unsurely...

Companies like to tout milestones, but not necessarily the sort at scandal-plagued Toshiba . The $18 billion industrial conglomerate's shareholders on Tuesday voted to add representatives from Elliott Management and Farallon Capital to its board, a la...

 2022-06-29 02:59 

Reuters

Asian stocks lose bounce from shorter China quarantine, slip on inflation fears...

Stocks fell across Asia on Wednesday morning, extending overnight losses on Wall Street amid concerns over recession, inflation and high oil prices, which also boosted the safe-haven dollar....

 2022-06-29 02:43 

Reuters

Dollar falters as U.S. yields retreat amid recession risks...

The dollar slipped against most major peers on Wednesday as a decline in U.S. yields took some of the sheen off the currency, with investors mulling the risk of a recession from aggressive Federal Reserve rate hikes....

 2022-06-29 02:35 

Reuters

Trump-endorsed U.S. Rep. Mary Miller wins Republican primary in Illinois...

U.S. Representative Mary Miller, a candidate endorsed by former President Donald Trump, defeated moderate fellow Republican Representative Rodney Davis in an Illinois House primary that pitted two incumbents against one another due to redistricting, Ediso...

 2022-06-29 02:16 

Reuters

Reports: Deshaun Watson's hearing will continue Wednesday...

The disciplinary hearing for Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson began Tuesday and is expected to resume Wednesday, multiple media outlets reported....

 2022-06-29 02:16 

Reuters

Vietnam Q2 GDP growth up 7.72% vs 5.05% expansion in Q1 -stats office...

Vietnam's gross domestic product growth in the second quarter quickened to 7.72%, compared with an expansion of 5.05% in the first quarter, government data released on Wednesday showed....

 2022-06-29 02:08 

Reuters

U.S. Rep. Casten wins Democratic primary in Illinois...

U.S. congressman Sean Casten defeated fellow Democratic U.S. Representative Marie Newman in an Illinois primary that pitted the two incumbents against one another due to redistricting, Edison projected on Tuesday....

 2022-06-29 02:04 

Reuters

Oil prices take breather after three-day rally...

Oil prices fell on Wednesday after rising in the previous three sessions but losses were limited on the view that global supply tightness will continue as there is limited room for major producers such as Saudi Arabia to boost production....

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