EU sets price cap for Russian oil

EU sets price cap for Russian oil

Comment this story Comment BRUSSELS – After months of lobbying by the United States and days of tense negotiations, Ukraine’s allies are closer to implementing a plan to cap the price of Russian oil from next week, but European ambassadors on Friday proposed a cap so close to current prices that it is unclear whether … Read more

GM and LG invest $275 million to expand Tennessee EV battery plant

GM and LG invest 5 million to expand Tennessee EV battery plant

General Motors unveiled its all-new modular platform and battery system, Ultium, on March 4, 2020 at its Tech Center campus in Warren, Michigan. Photo by Steve Fecht for General Motors General Engines and LG Energy Solution will spend an additional $275 million at their joint venture battery plant in Tennessee to increase production by more … Read more

FBI director raises national security concerns over TikTok

FBI director raises national security concerns over TikTok

WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director Chris Wray is raising national security concerns about TikTok, warning Friday that control of the popular video-sharing app is in the hands of a Chinese government “which does not share our values”. Wray said the FBI is concerned that the Chinese have the ability to control the app’s recommendation algorithm, … Read more

3 takeaways from the large numbers of early votes in the Georgian Senate’s second round

3 takeaways from the large numbers of early votes in the Georgian Senate’s second round

This is the second consecutive run-off for Warnock, who won his seat in a January 2021 special election against Sen. Kelly Loeffler. This victory, associated with Sen. Jon OssoffThe Senate victory on the same day gave Democrats control of the Senate for the past two years. This time, the second round takes place earlier – … Read more

Ukrainian embassies receive ‘bloody packages’ containing animal eyes – Kyiv

Ukrainian embassies receive ‘bloody packages’ containing animal eyes – Kyiv

KYIV/MADRID, Dec 2 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s embassy in Madrid received a package containing animal eyes on Friday, the latest in a series of similar “bloody packages” sent to its diplomatic missions across the country. Europe, Ukrainian and Spanish officials said. Police cordoned off the Spanish capital compound and began searching the area with sniffer dogs. … Read more