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Inside the Democratic Strategy on the GOP
Inside the Democratic Strategy on the GOP's New COVID Origins Panel

Illustration by Luis G. Rendon/The Daily Beast/GettyIn the new House GOP majority, subcommittees are all the rage, with House Speaker Kevin McCarthy and his ...

The One Lie That Could Get George Santos in the End
The One Lie That Could Get George Santos in the End

Photo Illustration by Luis G. Rendon/The Daily Beast/ReutersOf all the falsehoods and fabrications surrounding GOP Rep. George Santos (R-NY), which one will ...

Pentagon says tracking Chinese spy balloon over US
Pentagon says tracking Chinese spy balloon over US
  • World
  • 2023-02-03 09:40:53Z

The Pentagon said Thursday it was tracking a Chinese spy balloon flying high over the United States, just days ahead of a rare visit to Beijing by the top US...

Europe looks to geothermal energy as gas alternative
Europe looks to geothermal energy as gas alternative

The heating plant in Munich's southern Sendling neighbourhood has been run for more than a century on gas, often imported from far away.Nonetheless, the...

Willie Kimani: Kenya ex-policeman sentenced to death for lawyer
Willie Kimani: Kenya ex-policeman sentenced to death for lawyer's murder
  • World
  • 2023-02-03 09:22:12Z

Willie Kimani, his client and driver were abducted, tortured, killed and their bodies dumped in a river.

China hotel, catering job openings surge on post-COVID demand recovery - survey
China hotel, catering job openings surge on post-COVID demand recovery - survey

Chinese hotels and restaurants are seeking employees amid demand recovery in the services sector after the end of Beijing's zero-COVID protocols, with a...

Pakistan
Pakistan 'will have to agree' to IMF conditions for bailout: PM

Pakistan's Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif said Friday the government would have to agree to IMF bailout conditions that are "beyond imagination".The...

ECB Plan for Next Big Hike Makes Lagarde Last Hawk Standing
ECB Plan for Next Big Hike Makes Lagarde Last Hawk Standing

(Bloomberg) -- Late to the global interest-rate hiking party, the European Central Bank is trying to convince everyone that it will also be one of the last...

Euro zone business activity returned to growth in January - PMI
Euro zone business activity returned to growth in January - PMI

Business activity in the euro zone bounced back to growth in January, according to a survey which suggested the bloc's economy might again escape a...

World food prices decline for 10th month running in January, says FAO
World food prices decline for 10th month running in January, says FAO

World food prices fell in January for a 10th consecutive month, and are now down some 18% from a record high hit last March following Russia's invasion of...

Tesla sales of China-made electric vehicles up 18% in January
Tesla sales of China-made electric vehicles up 18% in January

Tesla Inc sold 66,051 China-made electric vehicles in January, data published by the China Passenger Car Association showed on Friday. Tesla's Shanghai...

China should avoid tightening macro-economic policies prematurely - IMF
China should avoid tightening macro-economic policies prematurely - IMF

China should avoid a premature tightening of macro-economic policies as its economy is still not performing at its full potential despite rebounding from...

Neo-Nazis in Ohio: How a home-school group slipped through the cracks
Neo-Nazis in Ohio: How a home-school group slipped through the cracks

An Ohio couple reportedly supplied neo-Nazi curriculum to home-schooling parents. State law makes that hard to prevent.

Air raid sirens sound across Ukraine as EU summit begins
Air raid sirens sound across Ukraine as EU summit begins

Air raid alerts sounded in Kyiv and across Ukraine on Friday as a summit of European Union and Ukrainian leaders was due to begin in the country's capital. ...

Euro zone companies to slow price increases this year, ECB poll shows
Euro zone companies to slow price increases this year, ECB poll shows

Euro zone companies expect to slow the pace of price increases this year as their outlook for costs and demand becomes less clear, a survey by the European...

Thyssenkrupp top-20 investor calls for sale of defense division
Thyssenkrupp top-20 investor calls for sale of defense division

A top-20 investor of Thyssenkrupp on Friday called for a fast disposal of the German industrial group's warship and submarine division, saying the risks...

SunFi aims to be the fastest way for Nigerians to find, finance and manage solar
SunFi aims to be the fastest way for Nigerians to find, finance and manage solar

SunFi, the Nigerian clean tech startup that connects people and businesses who want solar energy access to payment plans that match their needs, has raised $...

Euro zone inflation seen just above ECB
Euro zone inflation seen just above ECB's target in 2025, poll shows

Euro zone inflation is set to decline to 2.1% in 2025, just a shade above the European Central Bank's target, an ECB poll of economists forecast on Friday. ...

Freetown woman accused of stabbing is in sibling
Freetown woman accused of stabbing is in sibling's custody; tragic arrest details emerge
  • US
  • 2023-02-03 09:00:47Z

Angel-Leah Duarte of Freetown was found dangerous but released into a sibling's custody, as further details into the shocking incident emerged.

Editorial: Getting Fed up: Federal Reserve's continuing rate hikes may be too much

The Federal Reserve shocked no one Wednesday when it announced another 25 basis-point hike to interest rates. Yet our lack of surprise doesn't mean a lack of...

Editorial: Seeing for ourselves: Press should be allowed access to migrant shelter facility

As the federal government has kept sitting on its hands in response to asylum seekers' immense needs, cities including New York have had to continue stepping...

A running club in Chicago mobilized to help tamaleras who had been robbed. The event's success inspired other efforts

CHICAGO -- Sundays are special for David Pasqual Ruiz. He honors the memory of his father by inviting others to run through the neighborhood where he once...

Butterflies in major decline in Northern Ireland, says report
Butterflies in major decline in Northern Ireland, says report

Several species of butterfly are struggling and scientists are warning that time is running out.

German services sector activity rose in January - PMI
German services sector activity rose in January - PMI

S&P Global's final services Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) rose to 50.7 from 49.2 in December, going above the 50.0 threshold that separates growth from...

Trump Now Claims Ron DeSantis Cried As He Begged For An Endorsement
Trump Now Claims Ron DeSantis Cried As He Begged For An Endorsement

The battle between the former president and his one-time acolyte is getting uglier.

Total Says Adani Exposure Is Just 2.4% of Capital Employed
Total Says Adani Exposure Is Just 2.4% of Capital Employed

(Bloomberg) -- France's TotalEnergies SE said its exposure to Adani Group companies was $3.1 billion of capital employed at the end of December, a small...

We Might See A Profit From hVIVO plc (LON:HVO) Soon
We Might See A Profit From hVIVO plc (LON:HVO) Soon

hVIVO plc ( LON:HVO ) is possibly approaching a major achievement in its business, so we would like to shine some light...

Kering recruits Estee Lauder exec for push into cosmetics
Kering recruits Estee Lauder exec for push into cosmetics

French luxury goods group Kering said Friday it was entering the cosmetics business, with the announcement that it has recruited seasoned Estee Lauder...

China Stock Rally Falters as Investors Seek Fresh Impetus
China Stock Rally Falters as Investors Seek Fresh Impetus

(Bloomberg) -- Chinese stocks saw their worst week in more than a month as investors looked for further catalysts to sustain a world-beating rally since the ...

ECB set to raise rates again in May, policymakers say
ECB set to raise rates again in May, policymakers say

The European Central Bank is likely to raise interest rates again in May after an already signalled hike in March, two policymakers said on Friday, with one ...

Japanese enraged by sushi diner food prank videos
Japanese enraged by sushi diner food prank videos

A video of a teenage boy covertly licking communal soy sauce bottles has sparked a national outcry.

Exclusive-China eyes help for shell-shocked consumers but big stimulus unlikely-sources
Exclusive-China eyes help for shell-shocked consumers but big stimulus unlikely-sources

China's policymakers plan to step up support for domestic demand this year but are likely to stop short of splashing out big on direct consumer subsidies...

Dutch slavery exhibition to open at UN headquarters
Dutch slavery exhibition to open at UN headquarters
  • US
  • 2023-02-03 08:28:16Z

A landmark exhibition on slavery in the Dutch colonial era that was first staged at Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum is going on display at the United Nations in New ...

Pope heads to South Sudan to urge peace as fighting kills 27
Pope heads to South Sudan to urge peace as fighting kills 27
  • World
  • 2023-02-03 08:09:25Z

Pope Francis opened the second and final leg of his African pilgrimage by heading to South Sudan on Friday, hoping to encourage the young country's stalled...

Satellite photos: Damage at Iran military site hit by drone
Satellite photos: Damage at Iran military site hit by drone
  • World
  • 2023-02-03 08:00:55Z

Satellite photos analyzed by The Associated Press on Friday showed damage done to what Iran describes as a military workshop targeted by Israeli drones, the ...

China says it
China says it's looking into report of spy balloon over US
  • World
  • 2023-02-03 07:56:31Z

China said Friday it is looking into reports that a Chinese spy balloon has been flying in U.S. airspace and urged calm, adding that it has "no intention of ...

Man reverses -- again -- on idea of Capitol riot plea
  • US
  • 2023-02-03 07:46:00Z

Feb. 3-Less than three weeks before his trial on charges in the Jan. 6, 2021, riot at the U.S. Capitol is due to start, a Trinity man now says he wants a new...

New Zealand floods add to inflation challenge for new prime minister ahead of vote
New Zealand floods add to inflation challenge for new prime minister ahead of vote
  • US
  • 2023-02-03 07:19:37Z

The worst flooding in New Zealand's biggest city Auckland is heaping more inflationary pressure and is posing a fresh cost-of-living headache for prime...

Three men charged in fatal shooting on West 18th Avenue
Three men charged in fatal shooting on West 18th Avenue
  • US
  • 2023-02-03 07:04:03Z

Police have arrested three men for allegedly killing two people in a shooting at a home on West 18th Avenue, according to Eugene Police.

'The system hasn't changed': a family reflects on their tragedy in the wake of Tyre Nichols's death
  • US
  • 2023-02-03 07:00:04Z

The recent killing reopens a family's wounds from the death of Steven Askew 10 years ago at the hands of the Memphis police

Sanofi forecasts moderate profit growth on Dupixent demand
Sanofi forecasts moderate profit growth on Dupixent demand
  • US
  • 2023-02-03 06:54:21Z

(Reuters) -Sanofi forecast moderate earnings growth that undershot expectations, saying demand for bestselling asthma and eczema drug Dupixent would be...

Israel probes legality of US giving artifact to Palestinians
Israel probes legality of US giving artifact to Palestinians
  • US
  • 2023-02-03 06:45:22Z

An ivory spoon dating back 2,700 years that was recently repatriated to the Palestinian Authority from the United States has sparked a dispute with Israel's ...

Prices of some Tesla models cut in South Korea -official
Prices of some Tesla models cut in South Korea -official

Tesla Inc has cut prices of some of its car models in South Korea, a local Tesla sales official said on Friday, the second straight month the U.S. electric...

Low immunity, overwhelmed hospitals fuel Covid-19 deaths in ageing Japan
Low immunity, overwhelmed hospitals fuel Covid-19 deaths in ageing Japan

Deaths in the country, which for long had one of the lowest Covid death rates, peaked earlier this month.

Jarvis Securities (LON:JIM) shareholders have endured a 42% loss from investing in the stock a year ago
Jarvis Securities (LON:JIM) shareholders have endured a 42% loss from investing in the stock a year ago

The simplest way to benefit from a rising market is to buy an index fund. Active investors aim to buy stocks that...

Students mercilessly assault 9-year-old girl on school bus, parents pressing charges: video
Students mercilessly assault 9-year-old girl on school bus, parents pressing charges: video
  • US
  • 2023-02-03 06:26:31Z

At least two students assaulted a 9-year-old girl on a bus in Florida and a video captured the incident. Her parents are pressing charges against the school ...

US seeks to expel Russian mercenaries from Sudan, Libya
US seeks to expel Russian mercenaries from Sudan, Libya
  • World
  • 2023-02-03 06:25:07Z

The United States has stepped up pressure on Middle East allies to expel the Wagner Group, a military contractor with close ties to Russia's president, from ...

World Wetlands Day: Events to be held in Alderney and Herm
World Wetlands Day: Events to be held in Alderney and Herm

People are invited to learn about a range of marine life for World Wetlands Day 2023.

Portland memorial dedicated to city
Portland memorial dedicated to city's fallen police officers vandalized: 'Startling and ugly'
  • US
  • 2023-02-03 06:20:05Z

A memorial honoring the lives of Portland, Oregon police members who died while serving the city was defaced this week. The vandalism included scratched out ...

Asian shares trade mixed ahead of US jobs report
Asian shares trade mixed ahead of US jobs report
  • US
  • 2023-02-03 06:20:05Z

Asian shares were trading mixed Friday ahead of a closely watched U.S. jobs report that may affect global interest rates. Weaker than expected earnings...

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