Ukraine separatists seek Russian help as US says attack is ready

Ukraine separatists seek Russian help as US says attack is ready

Explosions heard in Donetsk Kyiv declares state of emergency, calls up reservists Blinken says still time for diplomacy UN Security Council to meet Wednesday KYIV / DONETSK, Feb 23 (Reuters) – Separatists in Ukraine asked Moscow to help repel “aggression” on Wednesday and explosions rocked the breakaway eastern city of Donetsk as the United States … Read more

Elon Musk, Tesla attack SEC for ‘unrelenting’ harassment

Elon Musk, Tesla attack SEC for ‘unrelenting’ harassment

NEW YORK, Feb 17 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) and its Chief Executive Elon Musk on Thursday accused the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of harassing them with an “endless” and “unrelenting” investigation to punish Musk for being an outspoken critic of the government. The accusation came in a letter to US District Judge … Read more

Lockheed scraps $ 4.4 bln deal to buy Aerojet amid regulatory roadblocks

Lockheed scraps $ 4.4 bln deal to buy Aerojet amid regulatory roadblocks

Lockheed Martin’s logo is seen during Japan Aerospace 2016 air show in Tokyo, Japan, October 12, 2016. REUTERS / Kim Kyung-Hoon Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Feb 13 (Reuters) – US arms maker Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N) called off plans on Sunday to acquire rocket engine maker Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings Inc … Read more

US-Canada bridge to reopen Sunday after police clear protesters

US-Canada bridge to reopen Sunday after police clear protesters

WINDSOR, Ontario / WASHINGTON / OTTAWA, Feb 13 (Reuters) – North America’s busiest trade link will reopen for traffic on Sunday, ending a six-day blockade, a top US official said, after Canadian police cleared the protesters fighting to end COVID- 19 restrictions. Canadian police made several arrests on Sunday and cleared protesters and vehicles that … Read more

Canada police in standoff with protesters blocking bridge to US

Canada police in standoff with protesters blocking bridge to US

WINDSOR, Ontario, Feb 12 (Reuters) – Canadian police made the first arrest of a protester blocking a key bridge to the United States on Saturday, more than a day after authorities moved in seeking to end the blockade of the important trade corridor. Demonstrators opposing government pandemic restrictions have occupied the Ambassador Bridge for the … Read more

US, Canada warn of economic hit from trucker protests

US, Canada warn of economic hit from trucker protests

US and Canada working to reroute traffic Copycat protests in Australia, New Zealand and France Ford suspends output at one site, reduced schedule at another Headway in one area, another protest elsewhere -minister WINDSOR / OTTAWA / WASHINGTON, Feb 9 (Reuters) – Truckers opposed to coronavirus mandates risk hurting the auto sector and agriculture as … Read more