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Crypto crash threatens North Korea's stolen funds as it ramps up weapons tests

Crypto crash threatens North Korea’s stolen funds as it ramps up weapons tests

SEOUL, June 29 (Reuters) – The nosedive in crypto markets has wiped out millions of dollars in funds stolen by North Korean hackers, four digital researchers say, threatening a key source of funding for the sanctions-hit country. and its weapons programs. North Korea has poured resources into cryptocurrency theft in recent years, making it a …

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Airlines cancel over 700 U.S. flights as labor crunch, bad weather weigh

Airlines cancel over 700 U.S. flights as labor crunch, bad weather weigh

June 27 (Reuters) – Airlines canceled more than 700 flights in the United States on Monday as bad weather and staff shortages hit their ability to keep up with surging demand for summer travel. Total flight cancellations into, into or out of the United States as of 1:07 p.m. ET was 747, according to flight-tracking …

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Disney, other U.S. companies offer abortion travel benefit after Roe decision

Disney, other U.S. companies offer abortion travel benefit after Roe decision

NEW YORK, June 24 (Reuters) – U.S. companies including Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) and Facebook parent Meta Platforms Inc (META.O) said on Friday they will cover female employees’ expenses if they have to travel for receive abortion services after the The United States Supreme Court overturned Roe v Wade. The US Supreme Court on Friday …

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Breakingviews: Germany’s gas action plan pulls its punches

Breakingviews: Germany’s gas action plan pulls its punches

Pressure gauges are seen at the Zsana storage site in Zsana, Hungary, May 20, 2022. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record LONDON, June 24 (Reuters Breakingviews) – Germany is facing a sudden acceleration of its gas crisis. A 60% drop in Russian supplies since the beginning of June threatens …

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Exclusive: After pressure from Toyota chief, Japan emphasized support for hybrids

Exclusive: After pressure from Toyota chief, Japan emphasized support for hybrids

TOKYO, June 24 (Reuters) – The head of Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) has pressed the Japanese government to make it clear that it supports hybrid vehicles as much as battery-electric ones or it will lose support from the auto industry, a report said. senior legislator at a meeting of the ruling party. The lobbying by …

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Toyota recalls first mass-produced EVs less than 2 months after launch

Toyota recalls first mass-produced EVs less than 2 months after launch

The 2023 Toyota bZ4X all-electric SUV is displayed during the 2021 Los Angeles Auto Show in Los Angeles, California, U.S., November 17, 2021. REUTERS/Mike Blake Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record TOKYO, June 23 (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) said on Thursday it will recall 2,700 of its first mass-produced …

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Germany triggers gas alarm stage, accuses Russia of 'economic attack'

Germany triggers gas alarm stage, accuses Russia of ‘economic attack’

Pipes at the landfall facility of the ‘Nord Stream 1’ gas pipeline are shown in Lubmin, Germany, March 8, 2022. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke//File photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record The West and Russia in an energy confrontation since the invasion of Ukraine German minister warns of ‘rocky road’ ahead Minister does …

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Biden administration leans on Tesla for guidance in renewable fuel policy reform

Biden administration leans on Tesla for guidance in renewable fuel policy reform

June 23 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden rarely mentions electric carmaker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) in public. But privately, his administration has leaned on the company to help craft a new policy that allows electric vehicles (EVs) to benefit from the nation’s lucrative renewable fuel subsidies, according to emails reviewed by Reuters. . Tesla was …

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Amazon has a plan to make Alexa mimic anyone's voice

Amazon has a plan to make Alexa mimic anyone’s voice

Amazon’s DOT Alexa device is shown inside a home in this illustration taken on October 1, 2021. REUTERS/Mike Blake/Illustration Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record LAS VEGAS, June 22 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) wants to give customers the opportunity to make Alexa, the company’s voice assistant, sound like their grandmother …

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Oil slumps nearly 3% as investors eye U.S. Fed rate hikes

Oil slumps nearly 3% as investors eye U.S. Fed rate hikes

A sticker says crude oil on the side of a storage tank in the Permian Basin in Mentone, Loving County, Texas, U.S. November 22, 2019. Picture taken November 22, 2019. REUTERS/Angus Mordant/ Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record Powell says Fed is ‘strongly committed’ to curbing inflation Biden to urge suspension …

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