Tag: Gene

September 30, 2022

US consumer spending is recovering, but high inflation is cooling demand

Consumer spending rises 0.4% in August Personal income increases by 0.3%; Savings rate stable at 3.5% Core PCE Price Index Jumps 0.6%; 4.9% more than in the previous year WASHINGTON, Sept 30 (Reuters) – US consumer spending rose more-than-expected in August, but stubbornly high inflation […]

September 28, 2022

US Supreme Court resumes audio live stream of arguments

September 28 (Reuters) – The US Supreme Court said on Wednesday it will continue to provide a live audio feed of its arguments during his new term, which begins October 3, while retaining a feature he introduced in 2020 when the COVID-19 pandemic prompted the […]

September 27, 2022

The drought is killing Kenya’s endangered wildlife

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com to register NAIROBI, Sept 27 (Reuters) – Kenya’s worst drought in four decades has killed nearly 2% of the world’s rarest zebras in three months and 25 times more elephants than normal over the same period. […]

September 21, 2022

US home sales decline for seventh straight month, home price growth slows

Existing home sales fall 0.4% in August Average home price up 7.7% year-over-year At 1.28 million, the supply of apartments remained unchanged compared to the previous year WASHINGTON, Sept 21 (Reuters) – U.S. existing home sales fell for the seventh straight month in August as […]

September 16, 2022

Corn growing in Argentina has stalled as fears of a ‘major drought’ mount

Corn plants are seen on a farmland in Chivilcoy on the outskirts of Buenos Aires, Argentina, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian/File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com to register BUENOS AIRES, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Argentina’s main growing regions are facing […]

September 15, 2022

US retail sales rise unexpectedly but inflation hampers spending

Retail sales up 0.3% in August July data revised down to show sales down 0.4% Core Retail Sales Flat; July sales revised down Weekly jobless claims fall 5k to 213k Manufacturing output rose 0.1% in August WASHINGTON, Sept 15 (Reuters) – US retail sales unexpectedly […]

September 12, 2022

Column: Funds bracing for lower US corn crop ahead of USDA forecast

Corn is harvested in a field at Hodgen Farm in Roachdale, Indiana, U.S., October 29, 2019. Picture taken October 29, 2019. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston/File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com to register NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept 11 (Reuters) – Since late July, speculators […]

September 7, 2022

Repsol CEO: Europe needs to rethink its energy transition

Josu Jon Imaz, Chief Executive Officer of Repsol, delivers a speech at the company’s annual general meeting in Madrid, Spain May 19, 2017. REUTERS/Paul Hanna Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com to register MADRID, Sept 7 (Reuters) – Europe must reconsider its […]

August 30, 2022

UN appeals for $160 million to help Pakistan amid ‘epochal’ floods

The deluge killed at least 1,100 people and affected 33 million The climate catastrophe in Pakistan needs the focus of the world – Guterres The devastation is “internationally driven” – Harneis of the UN Pakistan is “Ground Zero for Global Warming” – Bhutto-Zardari CHARSADDA, Pakistan, […]