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9:01 a.m. Nov. 27, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Workers' paradise? Portugal's new teleworking law takes flakPortugal's new law on working from home makes the European Union country sound like a workers' paradise.
7:30 a.m. Nov. 27, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
UK plans new measures to combat omicron coronavirus variantThe U.K. government on Saturday said that it was planning new measures to combat the omicron COVID-19 variant, including mandatory PCR tests for all arriving international travelers and ramping up the use of face masks.
5:53 a.m. Nov. 27, 2021 - By William Watts
OPEC+ has excuse to pause oil production increases after COVID variant sparks crude plungeA plunge in crude-oil futures sparked by the discovery of a new COVID variant raises the probability OPEC+ will pause production increases next week.
3:44 a.m. Nov. 27, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
World scurries to contain new COVID variantWith each passing hour, new restrictions were being slapped on travel from countries in southern Africa as the world scurried Saturday to contain a new variant of the coronavirus that has the potential to be more resistant to the protection offered by vaccines.
1:44 p.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
Covid Shows It Can Still Rock Markets A troubling new variant triggered a global selloff. But past market shocks caused by Covid have tended to be short-lived.
10:23 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - By Vivien Lou Chen
Treasury yields post their biggest one-day decline in well over a year amid investor worries about COVID-19 variantTreasury yields were lower Friday amid fears of a fast-spreading variant of the coronavirus, which may be more resistant to the current batch of vaccines.
9:42 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - By William Watts
U.S. oil benchmark plunges 13% as new COVID variant sparks shutdown fearsInvestors pushed the sell button on crude Friday, on concerns a new strain of COVID will cut into demand for the commodity.
9:00 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - By Robert Schroeder
White House announces restrictions on travel from South Africa, 7 other countries The White House on Friday announced the U.S. will restrict travel from South Africa and seven other African nations starting Monday. Senior administration officials said the policy is being put in place "out of an abundance of caution in light of a new COVID-19 variant circulating in Southern Africa." The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell about 900 points on Friday on concerns over the new variant, which the World Health Organization . The seven other countries are Botswana, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Lesotho, Eswatini, Mozambique and Malawi. Administration officials said the new policy doesn't apply to U.S. citizens or permanent residents. A White House official said President Joe Biden has been briefed on the new COVID variant.
8:51 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - By Mark DeCambre
Dow plunges 905 points in Black Friday selloff, books worst day in over a year as WHO declares new COVID 'variant of concern'U.S. stock benchmarks suffer withering losses on Friday as stock and commodity markets plunge, after scientists detected a new COVID variant in South Africa.
5:31 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
Why Winter’s Covid Wave Won’t Hit as Hard as Before Northeastern states have high vaccination rates—and an uptick in cases. That could slow the economic recovery, but not as much as feared.
4:14 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - By Rachel Koning Beals
American families throw out $1,500 in uneaten groceries every year as food insecurity worsens --- here's how to reduce waste this ThanksgivingBetween Thanksgiving and New Year’s, 25% more trash, including wasted food, is produced than during the rest of the year.
3:39 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
As Europe virus cases surge, UK plows on with its new normalThe bars are shut in Vienna, and the Christmas market is empty in Munich, as several European nations tighten up or even lock down to combat a spike in coronavirus infections.
12:10 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - By Andrew Keshner
Will the Biden administration releasing 50 million barrels of oil lower gas prices? Don't hold your breathThe national average price for a gallon of gas was $3.40 as of Tuesday --- more than a $1 increase from a year ago, according to AAA.
2:59 a.m. Nov. 25, 2021 - Barrons.com
Oil Prices Hover Near Year-Highs as OPEC Mulls Output Freeze Prices remain at around $80 a barrel as U.S. decision to release strategic reserves fizzles out
11:30 p.m. Nov. 23, 2021 - Barrons.com
This Fund Makes It Hard to Say No to Sustainable Investing The $3.9 billion American Century Sustainable Equity fund has beaten the S&P 500 and its category peers on a one-, three- and five-year basis.
7:05 p.m. Nov. 23, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Asian markets decline amid inflation, oil price worriesAsian shares fell Wednesday as worries about inflation set off expectations the U.S. Federal Reserve might raise interest rates.
2:23 p.m. Nov. 23, 2021 - By Bianca Flowers
Apple exec: No one is safe from climate change until the ‘most vulnerable’ communities are protected‘You can’t separate justice from environmental health and environmental protection anymore,’ says Lisa Jackson, an Apple vice president and former EPA chief.
4:23 a.m. Nov. 23, 2021 - Barrons.com
U.S.-Led Oil Release Is a New Wild Card for Crude Markets The Energy Department will release 50 million barrels of oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve as part of efforts to lower gasoline prices.
9:58 a.m. Nov. 22, 2021 - By William Watts
Oil ends higher on report OPEC+ could rethink production increasesOil futures ended higher Monday after a news report said the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies may not stick to a plan to continue slowly boosting production in a possible response to the Biden administration's efforts to organize a coordinated release of crude from reserves of major oil-consuming nations. West Texas Intermediate crude for January delivery rose 81 cents, or 1.1%, to close at $76.75 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Bloomberg reported that OPEC+ members were poised to rethink their timetable for raising output, which has proceeded in monthly increments of 400,000 barrels a day, if there is a release from strategic reserves. Bloomberg also reported that President Joe Biden could announce an SPR release as early as Tuesday.
9:01 a.m. Nov. 22, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin vows in Bahrain visit to keep Iran from developing a nuclear weaponThe former four-star U.S. Army general tells annual Manama Dialogue that ‘friends and foes both know that the United States can deploy overwhelming force at the time and place of our choosing.’
5:21 a.m. Nov. 22, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Democrats confident on methane fee despite Manchin opposition, as budget bill moves to SenateA Democratic plan for a fee on methane emissions has cleared a key hurdle, but it faces opposition from the oil and gas industry and Sen. Joe Manchin.
4:45 a.m. Nov. 22, 2021 - Barrons.com
Carbon Capture Won't Save Oil and Gas The industry is leaning into carbon capture. But it is a temporary solution to a persistent problem, writes energy consultant Ian Palmer.
3:01 a.m. Nov. 22, 2021 - By Abby Schultz
J.P. Morgan Offers a “Reimagined” World for Its 2022 List of Books and ExperiencesThe annual offering of recommendations once again includes actual things to do 
2:55 a.m. Nov. 22, 2021 - Barrons.com
China’s Transition Is Risky. How to Navigate the Changes. As China emphasizes broader prosperity over rapid growth, the impact will be felt worldwide. Our international roundtable highlights the dangers and opportunities—and 13 investment picks.
11:12 a.m. Nov. 21, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Sudan military leaders reinstate deposed prime ministerSudan’s deposed prime minister signed a deal with the military on Sunday that will see him reinstated, almost a month after a military coup put him under house arrest. A key pro-democracy group that has mobilized dozens of protests had dismissed the deal as “a form of betrayal."
2:14 p.m. Nov. 19, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Blinken pushes Africa to turn back tide of extremism, authoritarianism and corruptionDemocracy, human rights and the future of a massive portion of the world's population are on the line, says U.S. secretary of state.
4:34 a.m. Nov. 19, 2021 - By Chris Matthews
Crypto can 'destabilize nations' and 'undermine' U.S. dollar dominance, Hillary Clinton saysFormer U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Friday warned nations across the globe to take the growing popularity of cryptocurrencies seriously, because these instruments have the potential to undermine the power of nation states and the role of the U.S. dollar in the global economy.
4:26 a.m. Nov. 19, 2021 - Barrons.com
FDA Authorizes Pfizer and Moderna Covid-19 Boosters for All Adults Moderna and Pfizer both said the FDA had expanded its emergency use authorizations for the companies' Covid-19 vaccines to allow booster doses for all adults ages 18 and above.
2:35 a.m. Nov. 19, 2021 - By Steve Goldstein
Here's how Wall Street has already captured the climate-change movement, this critic says. An examination of what happened at the U.N. conference in Glasgow comes from Daniela Gabor, a professor at UWE Bristol.
10:16 p.m. Nov. 18, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Brazil's Amazon lost 13,235 square kilometers of rainforest in a year, the most since 2026The National Institute for Space Research's Prodes monitoring system showed the Brazilian Amazon lost 13,235 square kilometers of rainforest in the 12-month reference period from Aug. 2020 to July 2021. That's the most since 2006.
3:07 p.m. Nov. 18, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Biden praises Canada, Mexico as leaders discuss strains at 3-way summitReviving three-way North American summitry after a five-year break, President Joe Biden on Thursday joined with the leaders of Canada and Mexico to declare their nations can work together and prove “democracies can deliver” even as they sort out differences on key issues.
10:06 a.m. Nov. 18, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Danny Glover on activism, being a citizen, and his path through this worldThe actor talks about his new film ‘The Drummer,’ his role as an activist, his parents' influence and the death of his brother, a Vietnam vet.
1:17 p.m. Nov. 17, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Russia rejects claim it put lives of International Space Station astronauts in perilBiden administration says Moscow missile test in which an old satellite was blown to pieces threatens activities in space ‘for years to come.’
12:33 p.m. Nov. 17, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Pentagon chief Austin calls on Russia to explain latest troop buildup near Ukraine"We're not sure exactly what Mr. Putin is up to," says Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin.
12:25 p.m. Nov. 17, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Secretary of State Antony Blinken mounts appeal for peace and democracy in AfricaBlinken in Kenya on his first official visit to Africa amid worsening crises in neighboring Ethiopia and Sudan.
3:23 a.m. Nov. 17, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
Pfizer and Moderna announce moves to help get vital COVID medicines to low-income countries, and Arkansas joins U.S. states expanding booster program to all adultsPfizer and Moderna announced moves early Tuesday that will support the effort to get vital medicines to lower-income countries to help them battle COVID-19, securing supplies of the former's antiviral treatment and the latter's vaccine.
1:30 a.m. Nov. 17, 2021 - Barrons.com
Nvidia Earnings Are a Big Deal. But There’s Something More Important. The real driver for Nvidia’s recent stock surge has been the metaverse—a virtual environment seen as the future of the internet. Plus, five more things to know today.
6:30 p.m. Nov. 16, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Australia aims to protect and promote critical technologies, including AI and 5GAustralian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Wednesday announced a new plan to protect and promote technologies critical to the national interest, including quantum technologies, in a challenge to China’s emerging dominance in key strategic fields.
8:55 a.m. Nov. 16, 2021 - By Brian Price
‘Society's very existence could have been threatened’: Gen. Stanley McChrystal says the U.S. needs to ‘go to school’ on pandemics before we’re hit again‘We should have had a win. Instead, we lost hundreds of thousands of Americans and millions more around the world.’
6:07 a.m. Nov. 16, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
'Reckless' Russian missile test creates debris field threatening space stationA Russian weapons test created more than 1,500 pieces of space junk that is now threatening the seven astronauts aboard the International Space Station, U.S. officials said Monday.
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