Oil gains 1.5% and posts another weekly gain on supply issues

Workers walk as oil pumps are seen in the background at the Uzen oil and gas field in the Mangistau region of Kazakhstan November 13, 2021. REUTERS/Pavel Mikheyev Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register EU modifies Russian sanctions plan to convince reluctant states US plans to buy back 60 million barrels for … Read more

Musk’s $44 billion Twitter takeover challenged in shareholder lawsuit

May 6 (Reuters) – Elon Musk and Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) were sued on Friday by a Florida pension fund seeking to prevent Musk from completing its $44 billion takeover of the social media company before 2025. In a proposed class action lawsuit filed in Delaware Chancery Court, the Orlando police pension fund said Delaware law … Read more

Yelp, other companies take a stand on abortion rights with travel benefits

May 6 (Reuters) – Yelp Inc, Amazon.com and Citigroup are among a small but growing number of companies rolling out policies to cover the costs of U.S. employees who must travel out of state for an abortion. Yelp Inc (YELP.N) was one of the first to offer support to its employees who may need to … Read more

Biden announces new $150 million arms package for Ukraine

U.S. President Joe Biden enters the Rose Garden during a ceremony at the White House in Washington, U.S., March 29, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, May 6 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday signed a new $150 million arms package for Ukraine, providing additional artillery … Read more

UN Security Council, including Russia, expresses concern over Ukraine

Members of the United Nations Security Council sit during a meeting on the situation amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine, at the United Nations Headquarters in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, on May 5, 2022. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UNITED NATIONS, May 6 (Reuters) – … Read more