Exclusive: Europe braces for mobile network blackouts

PARIS / STOCKHOLM / MILAN, Sept 29 (Reuters) – Once unthinkable, mobile phones could go dark around Europe this winter if power cuts or energy rationing knocks out parts of the mobile networks across the region. Russia’s decision to halt gas supplies via Europe’s key supply route in the wake of the Ukraine conflict has … Read more

Sosie Bacon Anchors A Terrifying Film

Caitlin Stasey in Parker Finn’s Smile. Photo: Paramount Make sure the liquor cabinet at home is well stocked, because you might just want a stiff drink after seeing Smile. The feature debut of writer-director Parker Finn, expanded from his SXSW award-nominated short Laura Hasn’t Slept, is designed to work your last nerves… in a good … Read more

Timothée Chalamet Cannibal Road Trip Film

Timothée Chalamet and Taylor Russell star in Bones and All.Image: MGM Bones and All is a movie that defies easy categorization. It’s the latest film from Luca Guadagninothe director of Call Me By Your Name and Suspiria, who to date has quite the pristine reputation. It stars Timothée Chalamet, one of the biggest young stars … Read more

Exclusive: Italy and Intel pick Veneto as preferred region for new chip plant

The Intel Corporation logo is seen at a temporary office during the World Economic Forum 2022 (WEF) in the Alpine resort of Davos, Switzerland May 25, 2022. REUTERS / Arnd Wiegmann / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Intel to build advanced packaging and assembly site in Italy Draghi’s successor … Read more

Yen spikes after Japan intervention, stocks slump

Japan intervenes after dollar / yen breaks 145 Central bank bonanza as UK, Swiss, Norway hike Stocks slump on Wall Street, in Europe, Asia Bond yields rise after Fed rate hike NEW YORK / LONDON, Sept 22 (Reuters) – The yen spiked higher on Thursday after the Federal Reserve’s strong stance on rates the day … Read more

European stocks extend losses as slowdown warnings weigh

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 16 (Reuters) – European stocks dipped on Friday and Europe’s benchmark German 10-year bond yield hit its highest since mid-June as investors braced for a US rate hike while warnings from the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund fanned fears of a slowdown. … Read more

US stocks slip while yields rise, Fed in focus

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Fed looms over broader markets, dollar rises Oil tumbles on demand concerns, US rail strike averted Treasury yields climb while oil gold tumbles NEW YORK, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Wall Street indexes were firmly in the red after a choppy start to Thursday’s session while bond … Read more

Biden, unions, rail executives struggle for deal as shutdown looms

DETROIT / LOS ANGELES, Sept 14 (Reuters) – Biden administration officials hosted labor contract talks late on Wednesday to avert a potential rail shutdown that could disrupt cargo shipments and impede food and fuel supplies, but one small union rejected a deal and Amtrak canceled all long-distance passenger trips. Railroads including Union Pacific (UNP.N), Berkshire … Read more

Biden hops into Corvette, declares Detroit ‘back’ at EV-focused auto show

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DETROIT, Sept 14 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden took a victory lap on Wednesday at the Detroit auto show as he highlighted automakers’ electric-vehicle push, including billions of dollars in investments in battery plants, on the back of new government support. Self-declared “car guy” Biden climbed … Read more

European shares, euro jump on Ukrainian advances in northeast

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 12 (Reuters) – European shares jumped on Monday after Ukrainian forces made a rapid advance in Kharkiv province in Russia’s worst setback since its Kyiv push was abandoned in March, while the euro extended on last week’s European Central Bank inspired gains. On Saturday, … Read more