Biden to sign massive climate and health care legislation
President Joe Biden is preparing to sign Democrats’ landmark climate change and health care bill.
4 hrs 41 mins ago
Kenya's Odinga says he'll challenge close election loss
Kenya is calm a day after the declaration of Deputy President William Ruto as the winner of the narrow presidential election over longtime opposition figure Raila Odinga.
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Explosions rock Crimea in suspected Ukrainian attack
Local officials say a fire at an ammunition storage site on Crimea left two people injured.
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Europe drought: German industry at risk as Rhine level falls
Germany’s main industry lobby group has warned that factories may have to throttle production or halt it completely because plunging water levels on the Rhine are making it harder to transport cargo on the river.
1 hr ago
US futures turn around on strong performance from retailers
Asian shares are mostly rising after a rebound on Wall Street, despite regional investor risks reflected in negative economic data out of China.
1 hr 30 mins ago
Clarification: Capri Sun-Recall story
Kraft Heinz is recalling thousands of pouches of Capri Sun after some cleaning solution accidentally mixed with the juice on a production line.
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Home Depot posts record profit, revenue; sticks to outlook
Home Depot’s sales rose in its fiscal second quarter, buoyed by continued demand for items related to home improvement projects.
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Walmart tops Q2 expectations as Americans continue spending
Walmart reported better-than-expected second quarter results as more Americans looked to cut costs on groceries at the nation’s largest retailer in the face of surging inflation.
2 hrs 10 mins ago
Germany: 1 dead, 9 injured after test car veers into traffic
Police in Germany say that one person has died and nine were seriously injured after a self-driving test car veered into oncoming traffic.
3 hrs 10 mins ago
Companies facing 1st tax on stock buybacks in Biden bill
Democrats have pulled off a quiet first in legislation passed this month: the creation of a tax targeting stock buybacks.
4 hrs 36 mins ago
Far-right Italian leader Meloni rides popular wave in polls
Giorgia Meloni is riding a wave of popularity that next month could see her become Italy’s first female prime minister and its first far-right leader since World War II.
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Ukraine's Black Sea deal also helps Russian farmers, economy
Agreements to unblock Ukrainian grain stuck at Black Sea ports for nearly six months of war also gave a boost to Russia's food and fertilizer.
7 hrs 33 mins ago
Asian shares mostly higher, echoing Wall Street rebound
Shares are mixed in Asia after China cut a key interest rate and Japan reported its economy expanded at a faster pace in the last quarter.
10 hrs 49 mins ago
New climate deal spurs hopes of more carbon storage projects
A project in the country's top coal-producing area seeks to pump the carbon dioxide produced by burning that coal back underground.
14 hrs 49 mins ago
Buffett's firm buys more Apple, Amazon while betting on oil
Warren Buffett’s company bet more on high-tech darling Apple and e-commerce giant Amazon during the second quarter.