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Oil prices soar 10% after attack on Saudi facilities hits global supply

Sun, 2019-09-15 21:15
Oil prices retreated on Monday after hitting their highest since May at the open, on fears over supply disruptions following an attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities on Saturday that cut more than 5% of global oil supply.
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North Korea leader Kim invited Trump to Pyongyang in new letter: report

Sun, 2019-09-15 21:10
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un invited U.S. President Donald Trump to visit Pyongyang in a letter sent in August, a South Korean newspaper reported on Monday, citing diplomatic sources.
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Trump says U.S. 'locked and loaded' for potential response to Saudi oil attack

Sun, 2019-09-15 21:00
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that the United States was "locked and loaded" for a potential response to the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, after a senior official in his administration said Iran was to blame.
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Trump rebuffs Kavanaugh impeachment calls after new sexual misconduct report

Sun, 2019-09-15 19:57
U.S. President Donald Trump rejected Democrats' calls for impeaching Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Sunday after a new report involving sexual misconduct allegations, encouraging Kavanaugh to sue for libel and suggesting the Justice Department could "rescue" him.
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Oil prices surge 15% after attack on Saudi facilities hits global supply

Sun, 2019-09-15 19:40
Oil prices surged more than 15% to their highest level in nearly four months at the open on Sunday after an attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities on Saturday that knocked out more than 5% of global oil supply.
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Exclusive: WeWork considers dramatic valuation cut in IPO

Sun, 2019-09-15 19:35
WeWork owner The We Company may seek a valuation in its upcoming initial public offering of between $10 billion and $12 billion, a dramatic discount to the $47 billion valuation it achieved in January, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.
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Trump says U.S. is 'locked and loaded' for potential response to Saudi oil attack

Sun, 2019-09-15 19:24
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that the United States was "locked and loaded" for a potential response to the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, after a senior official in his administration said Iran was to blame.
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Trump says 'incorrect' he is willing to meet Iran with 'no conditions'

Sun, 2019-09-15 19:20
U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday appeared to play down the chances that he might be willing to meet with Iranian officials, saying reports that he would do so without conditions were not accurate.
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As talks falter, UAW calls first national strike against GM since 2007

Sun, 2019-09-15 19:19
The United Auto Workers (UAW) said on Sunday that its roughly 48,000 hourly workers at General Motors Co facilities would go on strike as of midnight on Sunday after U.S. labor contract talks reached an impasse, the first nationwide strike at GM in 12 years.
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U.S. 'locked and loaded' after attacks on Saudi Arabia: Trump

Sun, 2019-09-15 19:15
The United States believes it knows who was behind the attacks on Saudi oil facilities and is "locked and loaded," but is waiting for verification and for a Saudi assessment of responsibility before deciding how to proceed, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday.
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Trump urges GM, UAW to resolve contract dispute

Sun, 2019-09-15 19:10
U.S. President Donald Trump said Sunday that General Motors Co and the United Auto Workers union should "get together and make a deal." Trump tweeted about five hours before the union is set launch its first nationwide strike at GM in 12 years.
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Exclusive: Australia concluded China was behind hack on parliament, political parties – sources   

Sun, 2019-09-15 19:07
Australian intelligence determined China was responsible for a cyber-attack on its national parliament and three largest political parties before the general election in May, five people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
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Explainer: Attack on Saudi leaves world without spare oil capacity

Sun, 2019-09-15 19:06
The strike on the heartland of Saudi Arabia's oil industry, including damage to the world's biggest petroleum-processing facility, has driven oil prices to their highest level in nearly four months.
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Trump authorizes release of U.S. oil reserves if needed because of Saudi attacks

Sun, 2019-09-15 18:15
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he authorized the release of oil from the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) if needed in a quantity to be determined because of Saturday's attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities.
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EU businesses warn no-deal Brexit would be disaster

Sun, 2019-09-15 18:08
Britain's exit from the European Union without a divorce agreement would be a disaster and must be ruled out, Europe's biggest business organization said on Monday, as EU officials warn this worst-case scenario is increasingly likely.
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Abu Dhabi crown prince condemns Saudi oil attack: SPA

Sun, 2019-09-15 17:37
Abu Dhabi's crown prince called Saudi Arabia's crown prince on Sunday to condemn an attack on Saudi oil facilities a day earlier that has threatened global oil supplies, Saudi state news agency SPA said.
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Tunisian political newcomers say they are leading presidential vote

Sun, 2019-09-15 16:58
Two political outsiders said they believed they had advanced to the second round of Tunisia's presidential election on Sunday, citing exit polls, though no official results have been announced.
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New York to ban flavored e-cigarettes after illnesses, deaths

Sun, 2019-09-15 16:45
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced a ban on all flavored e-cigarettes besides tobacco and menthol in response to a recent nationwide spate of sometimes deadly lung illnesses that U.S. health officials have linked to vaping.
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Scope, precision of Saudi oil attacks show Iran to blame: U.S. officials

Sun, 2019-09-15 16:42
The scope and precision of drone attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities show they were launched from a west-northwest direction rather than from Yemen to the south, where Houthi rebels claimed responsibility, senior U.S. administration officials said on Sunday.
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Iran dismisses U.S. claim it was behind Saudi oil strikes, says ready for war

Sun, 2019-09-15 16:40
Iran rejected accusations by the United States that it was behind attacks on Saudi oil plants that risk disrupting world energy supplies and warned on Sunday that U.S. bases and aircraft carriers in the region were in range of its missiles.
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