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S&P 500 falls to two-year low, bear market rally dies out

S&P 500 falls to two-year low, bear market rally dies out

Sep 27 (Reuters) – The S&P 500 (.SPX) fell to its lowest level in nearly two years on Tuesday on concerns over the Federal Reserve’s super-aggressive policy tightening, trading below its June low and letting investors gauge how many more shares would need to fall before leveling off. Stocks have been under pressure since late …

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More than 96% said they were in favor of joining Russia in the results of the first vote of the occupied Ukrainian regions

More than 96% said they were in favor of joining Russia in the results of the first vote of the occupied Ukrainian regions

A member of pro-Russian troops fires a mortar towards Avdiivka during the Russian-Ukrainian conflict, outside Donetsk, Ukraine September 17, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermoshenko Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 27 (Reuters) – Early partial voting results in four Russian-occupied regions of Ukraine showed majorities of more than 96% in favor of …

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Gas from Russia's Nord Stream 2 pipeline leaks into Baltic Sea

Mysterious leaks hit Russian undersea gas lines, raising Europeans’ suspicions

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register None of the Nord Stream pipelines were pumping gas at that time Both pipelines still contained gas under pressure Operator says damage to Nord Stream 1 ‘unprecedented’ Russian gas crisis sends prices skyrocketing Europe scrambled to find alternative supplies STOCKHOLM/COPENHAGEN, Sept 27 (Reuters) – European countries …

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In defiance of the West, Russia deploys its plan to annex entire swathes of Ukraine

Medvedev raises the specter of a Russian nuclear strike on Ukraine

Russian Security Council Deputy Chairman Dmitry Medvedev attends a Victory Day military parade, which marks the 77th anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany in World War II, in Red Square in the center of Moscow, Russia, May 9, 2022. REUTERS / Maxim Shemetov Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Medvedev warns …

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Twitter will interview Elon Musk, known for his combative testimonies

Twitter will interview Elon Musk, known for his combative testimonies

WILMINGTON, Del., Sept 26 (Reuters) – Billionaire Elon Musk’s tendency to slur while being questioned under oath will be tested again this week, when lawyers for Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) are set to interview Tesla Inc ( TSLA .O) CEO on his abrupt decision in July to drop his $44 billion contract for the social media …

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Heavy fighting as Ukraine annexation vote enters final day

Heavy fighting as Ukraine annexation vote enters final day

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Heavy fighting as Russian referendums enter final day Russian conscription sparks protests and exodus No decision made on Russian border closure, Kremlin says KYIV, Ukraine, September 27 (Reuters) – Ukrainian and Russian forces clashed in fierce fighting in different parts of Ukraine on Tuesday as Russian-sponsored …

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NASA's DART spacecraft hits target asteroid in first planetary defense test

NASA’s DART spacecraft hits target asteroid in first planetary defense test

September 26 (Reuters) – NASA’s DART spacecraft successfully slammed into a distant asteroid at hypersonic speed on Monday in the world’s first test of a planetary defense system, designed to prevent a possible apocalyptic meteorite collision with the Earth. Humanity’s first attempt to alter the motion of an asteroid or any celestial body took place …

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Home to 28,000 US troops, South Korea is unlikely to avoid conflict in Taiwan

Home to 28,000 US troops, South Korea is unlikely to avoid conflict in Taiwan

U.S. President Joe Biden has an ice cream as he salutes U.S. troops during his visit to the Air Operations Center at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea May 22, 2022. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, Sept 26 (Reuters) – Tensions around Taiwan have raised the thorny …

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Fed officials eye markets down, say inflation is priority

Fed officials eye markets down, say inflation is priority

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 26 (Reuters) – U.S. Federal Reserve officials on Monday put an end to rising volatility in global markets, from falling U.S. stocks to currency turmoil overseas, and said their priority remained control. domestic inflation. “There are interactions there,” said Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester, …

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