Russia, U.S. keep door open to Ukraine diplomacy, but big gaps remain

Moscow says US response ignores its main concerns ‘Serious’ dialogue still possible on some topics Ukraine expects diplomacy to continue for next two weeks China calls for calm on all sides MOSCOW/WASHINGTON, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Russia said on Thursday it was clear the United States was not willing to address its main security concerns … Read more

Liberal U.S. Supreme Court Justice Breyer to retire, letting Biden pick successor

Democrats plan speedy confirmation of Breyer successor Breyer, 83, has served since 1994, authoring key rulings WASHINGTON, Jan 26 (Reuters) – Liberal US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer plans to retire, lawmakers said on Wednesday, giving President Joe Biden the opportunity to fulfill a campaign promised to nominate the first Black woman to the nation’s … Read more

One body found, 38 still missing from capsized migrant boat off Florida

MIAMI, Jan 26 (Reuters) – Rescue teams have recovered one body, but hopes have dimmed for 38 others lost at sea over the weekend to a capsized boat off the coast of Florida during a an incident treated as an ill-fated attempt at human smuggling, the US Coast Guard said. said Wednesday. The search and … Read more

New York judge strikes down state mask mandate

Jan 24 (Reuters) – A New York judge overturned the state’s mask mandate on Monday, a week before it expired, ruling that the governor exceeded his authority by imposing a rule that needed to be passed by the state legislature. ‘State. Judge Thomas Rademaker of the New York State Supreme Court on Long Island found … Read more

Three U.S. states, D.C. sue Google over location-tracking

WASHINGTON, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Texas, Indiana, Washington State and the District of Columbia sued Alphabet Inc’s Google (GOOGL.O) on Monday over what they called deceptive location-tracking practices that invade users’ privacy. “Google falsely led consumers to believe that changing their account and device settings would allow customers to protect their privacy and control what … Read more

Tesla countersues JPMorgan, claims bank sought ‘windfall’ after Musk tweet

The company and law firm names described above are automatically generated based on the article text. We are working on improving this feature as we continue with testing and beta development. We welcome feedback that you can provide using the Feedback tab on the right of the page. NEW YORK (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) … Read more

Mexican reporter killed, had told president she feared for her life

MEXICO CITY, Jan. 23 (Reuters) – A Mexican reporter who told the president three years ago that she feared for her life was shot dead on Sunday, the second journalist to be killed in the same area in a week, underscoring the status of the country as one of the deadliest for journalists outside a … Read more

Sarah Palin’s positive COVID test clouds start of NY Times defamation trial

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin speaks during a rally endorsing U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump for president at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa January 19, 2016. REUTERS/Mark Kauzlarich/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register NEW YORK, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Sarah Palin, the 2008 Republican U.S. vice-presidential candidate and … Read more

Assailed by scandal, UK’s Johnson fights for his job

Johnson fights to defend premiership Johnson faces anti-Muslim discrimination claims Police have provided evidence for investigation into lockdown party Cummings to speak to research LONDON, Jan. 24 (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson fought to bolster his premiership on Monday when he faced publication later this week of an investigation into drunken parties at … Read more

UK lawmaker says she was fired from ministerial job for her ‘Muslimness’

MP Nusrat Ghani speaks at a session of Parliament in London, UK 12 May 2021. UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register Former British Muslim minister says her faith was a problem Party enforcer denies allegations Johnson under pressure over lockdown rallies Legislator meets with police over ‘blackmail’ … Read more