US natgas jumps nearly 9% to 3-week high on colder weather outlook
US natural gas futures jumped almost 9% on Monday to a three-week high on forecasts for colder weather and higher heating demand over the next two weeks.
Fauci: US should consider vaccine mandate for US air travel
The top US infectious disease expert says the US should consider a vaccination mandate for domestic travel
3 dead, 1 critically hurt in shooting at Texas gas station
Police say three people were killed and a fourth was critically injured when a gunman opened fire inside a Dallas-area gas station. Read more
Ethiopia unhappy as US ends its duty-free access
Ethiopia says it is unhappy with the US decision to revoke duty-free access for the East African country’s exports.
Snow blasts California and freezes Pacific Northwest
Blowing snow in mountains of Northern California and Nevada closed key highways over the weekend, while an arctic blast brought frigid temperatures to the Pacific Northwest and unusually warm weather settled over.
5th US Circuit sets January 7 argument date in Texas Abortion case: Court
In a virtual meeting hosted by the White House with a couple dozen state governors and top health advisors, Biden stressed that the rapid spread of the Omicron variant would not have the same impact as the initial outbreak of Covid-19 a year ago or the Delta surge this year.
The country is generally well prepared to meet the latest surge and Americans need not panic, says Biden
US President Biden signs $770 billion defence bill
No ‘panic’, but Covid to ‘overrun’ some US hospitals: Biden
President Joe Biden on Monday said some US hospitals could be “overrun” by Covid cases, but the country is generally well prepared to meet the latest surge and Americans need not panic.
The CDC said Covid-19 cases on 68 ships had met its threshold for an investigation.
Jury signals verdict not near at Ghislaine Maxwell trial
China says 18 US officials have filed visa requests to visit Beijing Winter Olympics
US CDC investigating nearly 70 cruise ships hit by Covid-19 cases
US economy shows strength heading into Covid-19 winter wave
Edward O Wilson, the trailblazing US scientist, professor and author whose study of insects and clarion call to protect Earth earned him the nickname “Darwin’s natural heir”, has died at age 92
Russian diplomats and military to hold security talks with US next month
US stocks: S&P 500 hits all-time high on retail sales cheer; travel stocks slide
US steps up probe into Hyundai-Kia engine failures and fires
The US Covid-19 infections are increasing, with 205,509 new infections reported on average each day, a Reuters tally showed.