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Column: The global oil market is tight despite what producers say

A worker collects a sample of crude oil at an oil well operated by Venezuela’s state oil company PDVSA in Mauritius, Venezuela, July 28, 2011. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rollins LONDON (Reuters) – Global oil stocks fell…

The United States accepts mixed doses of vaccines from international travelers

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said late Friday that it will accept mixed-dose coronavirus vaccines from international travelers, a boost for travelers from Canada and elsewhere. The Center…

An Apple worker says she was fired after she led a movement against harassment

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – An Apple employee who led her co-workers to report on what they called harassment and discrimination at the company said on Thursday she was fired. Janneke Parrish, Apple’s director of programs,…

S Korea targets Apple over new App Store regulations

SEOUL, Oct. 15 (Reuters) – Apple Inc. (AAPL.O) was on the verge of clashing with South Korea over new requirements on Friday when it stopped forcing app developers to use the payment system. IPhone maker…

Vulnerable US homeowners face uncertainty as mortgage patience ends

A real estate sign advertises a home “under contract” in Vienna, Virginia, outside Washington, October 20, 2014. REUTERS/Larry Downing (Reuters) – Nearly half a million low-income homeowners in the United States, many of them minorities,…

Higher prices help boost US retail sales in September

People shop for clothes at retail chain Target in Westbury, New York, US, May 20, 2021. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton Retail sales rose 0.7% in September Higher prices contributed to an increase in revenues Core retail sales…

Higher prices help boost US retail sales in September

People shop for clothes at retail chain Target in Westbury, New York, US, May 20, 2021. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton Retail sales rose 0.7% in September Higher prices contributed to an increase in revenues Core retail sales…

Exclusive China looks to lock up US LNG as energy crisis raises concerns

SINGAPORE/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Major Chinese energy companies are in advanced talks with US exporters to secure long-term supplies of liquefied natural gas, as rising gas prices and domestic power shortages heighten concerns about the…

A blast at a Shiite mosque in the Afghan city of Kandahar has caused heavy casualties.

KABUL, Oct 15 (Reuters) – A massive blast ripped through a Shiite mosque in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar during Friday prayers, killing at least 33 people and wounding 73 others. From a minority…

Coal prices in China have reached record levels, and early winter cold exacerbates energy problems

Fishermen sail on a boat in front of a power station of the State Development and Investment Corporation (SDIC) outside Tianjin, China, October 14, 2021. REUTERS/Thomas Peter Thermal coal prices in China hit a record…

Make it fake until you make it: 5G goes beyond the reality of a marketing service.

A man walks through an ad promoting a 5G data network at a mobile phone store in London, UK on January 28, 2020. Reuters / Toby Mail Will / File photo WASHINGTON, Oct. 14 (Reuters)…

Record high US exit scale, millions of jobs created as labor market tightens

Restaurant advertising jobs seeking to attract workers in Oceanside, California, US, May 10, 2021. REUTERS/Mike Blake Jobs decreased by 659,000 to 10.4 million in August Voluntary quitting increases from 242,000 to 4.3 million Biggest drop…

Exclusive, major coffee buyers face losses as farmers in Colombia fail to do so

Roasted coffee beans are on display at Juan Valdez store in Bogota, Colombia, June 5, 2019. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez Traders say as many as 1 million bags of the Colombian coffee crop have yet to be…

Steelmakers warn of a looming crisis in Britain

Stainless steel pipes are stored ready to be turned into exhaust at the Eminox plant, during an after-budget visit by British Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond, in Gainsborough, Britain, October 30, 2018. Christopher Furlong…

risk of serious blood clots associated with mild COVID-19 virus; It can prevent blood clots with a high dose of clots

A medical worker takes a blood sample from a female vendor during a voluntary rapid antigen test drive for coronavirus disease (Covid-19) at the Sobocachi market in La Paz, Bolivia, December 26, 2020. REUTERS/David Mercado…