Abe’s killer wielded homemade gun, grudge over his mother’s financial ruin, police say

NARA, Japan, July 9 (Reuters) – The man arrested for the murder of Shinzo Abe believed the former Japanese leader was linked to a religious group he blamed for his mother’s financial ruin and spent months planning the attack with a homemade weapon. police told local media. on Saturday. Tetsuya Yamagami, an unemployed 41-year-old, was … Read more

Mars, birth rates, but not Twitter: Elon Musk captivates Sun Valley tycoons

SpaceX owner and Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks at the E3 gaming convention in Los Angeles, California, U.S., June 13, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake/ Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record Jul 9 (Reuters) – Elon Musk avoided discussing the failed Twitter deal when he addressed an audience of tycoons in Sun Valley … Read more

Rogers service restored after Canada-wide outage, blames router malfunction

General view of the Rogers Building, Rogers Communications neighborhood in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 22, 2021. REUTERS/Carlos Osorio Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record July 9 (Reuters) – Rogers Communications (RCIB.TO) it said on Saturday that its services were almost fully operational after a massive outage it blamed on a router … Read more

Russia Threatens Widespread Ukraine Offensive as US Presses China for War Posture

US Blinken expresses concern over China’s alignment with Moscow Governors of Lugansk and Donetsk report clashes and strikes Kharkiv hit by a missile, three injured – governor Ukraine’s foreign minister echoes Western arms orders Kyiv, July 9 (Reuters) – Ukrainian defenders struggled to contain Russian forces on several fronts on Saturday, officials said, as the … Read more

Sri Lankan Protesters Angered by Economic Collapse Storm President’s House

Thousands of protesters storm the president’s house and office Protesters, angry about the economic crisis, demand the resignation of the president Prime Minister calls an emergency meeting of party leaders At least 39 people injured in protests COLOMBO, Jul 9 (Reuters) – Thousands of protesters in Sri Lanka’s commercial capital Colombo stormed the official residence … Read more

US, Chinese foreign ministers hold in-person talks for first time since October

NUSA DUA, Indonesia, July 9 (Reuters) – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi met on Saturday for the first in-person talks since October after to attend a G20 summit where the top US diplomat led efforts to pressure Russia. for his war in the Ukraine. US officials say Blinken’s … Read more

Twitter Vows Legal Fight After Musk Withdraws From $44 Billion Deal

July 8 (Reuters) – Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla (TSLA.O) and the world’s richest person, said on Friday he would terminate his $44 billion deal to buy Twitter. (TWTR.N) because the social media company had breached multiple provisions of the merger agreement. Twitter Chairman Bret Taylor said on the microblogging platform that the board plans … Read more

Rogers Network Outage in Canada Affects Banks, Businesses and Consumers

General view of the Rogers Building, Rogers Communications neighborhood in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 22, 2021. REUTERS/Carlos Osorio Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record TORONTO, July 8 (Reuters) – A major service outage at Rogers Communications Inc. (RCIB.TO) Mobile and internet networks caused widespread outages across Canada on Friday, hitting banks, … Read more

European stocks struggle ahead of US jobs data.

LONDON, July 8 (Reuters) – European stocks opened slightly lower on Friday and struggled for gains after the shooting of Japan’s former prime minister sent Asian stocks sliding as investors awaited key jobs data. in the United States later in the session. Investor sentiment had been positive earlier in the session, which analysts said was … Read more

Indonesia urges G20 to help end war in Ukraine as Russia’s Lavrov watches

Russian Foreign Minister attends G20 meeting in Bali Ukrainian Foreign Minister to speak virtually at meeting Indonesia warns food prices will hit low-income nations hardest UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss cuts short trip to Bali NUSA DUA, Indonesia, July 8 (Reuters) – Indonesia urged the G20 on Friday to help end the war in Ukraine, … Read more