Afghan Muslim Arrested in Homicide That Rocked New Mexico’s Islamic Group

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Aug 9 (Reuters) – A Muslim immigrant from Afghanistan has been arrested as the main suspect in the serial killings of four Muslim men that rocked the Islamic community in New Mexico’s largest city, police said on Tuesday. After days of beefing up security around Albuquerque-area mosques in an effort to quell fears … Read more

Musk Sells $6.9 Billion in Tesla Shares, Citing Threat of Pressured Twitter Deal

Tesla CEO Elon Musk attends the Tesla Shanghai Gigafactory groundbreaking ceremony in Shanghai, China January 7, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug. 10 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) Chief Executive Elon Musk sold $6.9 billion worth of shares in the electric car maker, saying the funds could be … Read more

Nasdaq closes decrease as chipmaker Micron’s warning renews know-how

Micron falls on lowered revenue forecast Semiconductor shares fall for third session Novavax falls after halving revenue outlook NEW YORK, Aug 9 (Reuters) – Nasdaq closed lower on Tuesday after a gloomy forecast from Micron Technology dragged down chipmakers and tech stocks as investors await U.S. inflation data that could prompt the Federal Reserve to … Read more

Singapore-based crypto lender Hodlnaut suspends withdrawals

Representations of the virtual currencies Ripple, Bitcoin, Etherum and Litecoin are seen on a PC motherboard in this illustration photo, February 14, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG, Aug 8 (Reuters) – Hodlnaut, a Singapore-based cryptocurrency lender and borrower, has suspended withdrawals, swaps and deposits, the … Read more

Tesla’s gross sales of Chinese language-made vehicles fall in July resulting from manufacturing unit line upgrades

Tesla China-made Model 3 vehicles are seen during a delivery event at its factory in Shanghai, China January 7, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SHANGHAI, Aug 9 (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) sold 28,217 Chinese-made vehicles in July, nearly two-thirds less than a month earlier as a planned … Read more

Google backs up after brief outages – Down detector

Broken Ethernet cable is seen in front of the Google logo in this illustration taken March 11, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register August 8 (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O) Google services appeared to be back after facing a brief global outage on Monday, according to outage tracking website … Read more

With money, Pfizer buys World Blood Therapeutics for $5.4 billion

Aug 8 (Reuters) – Pfizer Inc agreed on Monday to pay $5.4 billion in cash for sickle cell disease drugmaker Global Blood Therapeutics (GBT.O)as it looks to benefit from a boost in revenue from its COVID-19 vaccine and treatment. Pfizer will pay $68.50 per GBT share, representing a 7.3% premium to its Friday closing price … Read more

The unwitting winners of France’s drought: salt farmers

LE POULIGUEN, France, Aug 8 (Reuters) – Through blistering heat waves and drought that have parched the French countryside in recent weeks, one group has emerged a reluctant winner: salt farmers in the northwestern region of Guerande. Guerande’s snow-white Fleur de Sel (‘salt flower’), which crystallizes on the surface of the water, is one of … Read more

Senate Democrats battle to move $430 billion local weather, drug invoice

WASHINGTON, Aug 6 (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Saturday began debating a Democratic bill to tackle key parts of President Joe Biden’s agenda – tackling climate change, lowering the cost of medication for the elderly and energy, while businesses and the rich are forced to pay more taxes. The debate began after the Senate … Read more

Un exhalación en Washington DC que mató a tres da advertencia climática

5 ago (Reuters) – Los científicos dicen que el cambio climático está aumentando la probabilidad de que caigan rayos en todo Estados Unidos, después de que un rayo cayera en una plaza cerca de la Casa Blanca, dejando tres muertos y otro en estado crítico. Las condiciones cálidas y húmedas en Washington, DC el jueves … Read more