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Column: A few bunkers in the market if Russia invades Ukraine: Mike Dolan

Column: A few bunkers in the market if Russia invades Ukraine: Mike Dolan

LONDON, Jan 21 (Reuters) – Are you out of the frying pan into the fire? It is hard to imagine a Russian military invasion of Ukraine being seen as anything other than a major geopolitical shock. However, global investors have so far shown little inclination to freeze funds in traditional safe havens despite weeks of …

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US panel investigating January 6 attack seeks interview with Ivanka Trump

US panel investigating January 6 attack seeks interview with Ivanka Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives committee investigating the deadly Jan. 6, 2021 attack on the Capitol Building requested an interview on Thursday with former U.S. President Donald Trump’s daughter and White House aide Ivanka Trump. In a letter to Ivanka Trump, lawmakers said they are seeking her voluntary cooperation as part of …

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Analysis: As Haiti investigation stalls, US investigates president’s murder

Analysis: As Haiti investigation stalls, US investigates president’s murder

A portrait of late Haitian President Jovenel Moise hangs on a wall before a press conference for interim Prime Minister Claude Joseph at his home, nearly a week after his assassination, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti on July 13, 2021. REUTERS/Ricardo Arduengo/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) – The …

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US Senate Democrats have launched an attempt to pass voting rights by amending the opt-out rule

US Senate Democrats have launched an attempt to pass voting rights by amending the opt-out rule

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democrats in the U.S. Senate launched late on Wednesday an attempt to change the House’s faltering rule after Republicans used it to block legislation demanded by President Joe Biden to expand voting rights. The Republican wall of opposition, for the fifth time in less than a year, dealt a new blow to …

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US and UK launch talks to resolve steel and aluminum dispute;  American producers are cautious

US and UK launch talks to resolve steel and aluminum dispute; American producers are cautious

A worker cuts a piece of a steel coil at the Novolipetsk Steel PAO steel plant in Farrell, Pennsylvania, US, March 9, 2018. REUTERS/Aaron Josefchik Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register The two countries said in a joint statement that the United States and Britain agreed on Wednesday to start talks …

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US distributes 400 million free N95 masks at CVS and Walgreens in fight against COVID

US distributes 400 million free N95 masks at CVS and Walgreens in fight against COVID

A White House official said the US government will make 400 million non-surgical N95 masks from its Strategic National Stockpile free to the public starting next week. He is trying to curb the COVID-19 pandemic. The official said N95 face masks, so named because they filter at least 95% of particles from the air, will …

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Airlines scramble to realign schedules amid concerns over the rollout of 5G networks in the US

Airlines scramble to realign schedules amid concerns over the rollout of 5G networks in the US

Emirates’ Boeing 777-300ER aircraft at Dubai International Airport in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 15, 2019. REUTERS/Christopher Pike/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register (Reuters) – Major international airlines scrambled to reschedule or cancel flights to the United States ahead of a 5G wireless rollout on Wednesday that raised safety …

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US Democrats have begun a standoff over voting rights with no clear path to victory

US Democrats have begun a standoff over voting rights with no clear path to victory

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Joe Biden’s Democrats took steps to protect US voting rights in the Senate on Tuesday, with legislation expected to fail entirely in the face of opposition from a united Republican Party. Democrats argue that the legislation, backed by civil rights groups, is needed to counter a Republican-led campaign to make statewide …

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Top US airline executives warn 5G could disrupt some planes and wreak havoc

Top US airline executives warn 5G could disrupt some planes and wreak havoc

A Southwest Airlines plane approaches landing at San Diego International Airport as US carriers, airlines and the Federal Aviation Administration continue to discuss the potential impact of 5G wireless services on aircraft electronics in San Diego, California, US Jan. 6, 2022. REUTERS/Mike Blake. Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register The chief …

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US Federal Aviation Administration wipes 45% of commercial aircraft fleet after 5G deployment

US Federal Aviation Administration wipes 45% of commercial aircraft fleet after 5G deployment

Planes on the tarmac at Columbia Metro Airport in West Columbia, South Carolina, US, January 8, 2022. REUTERS/Sam Wolf Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said on Sunday it has cleared an estimated 45% of the U.S. commercial aircraft fleet to perform …

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