US should send Ukraine weapons now to sway war, experts say

US should send Ukraine weapons now to sway war, experts say

The US should send Ukraine all the weapons it asks for as Russia’s invasion reaches a pivotal moment that could change the outcome of the war, some policy analysts and lawmakers said Friday. Ukrainians have mounted a fiercer resistance to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s invading forces than expected — and the West could sway the … Read more

US hits Russia with ‘war crimes’ sanctions, Europe following

US hits Russia with ‘war crimes’ sanctions, Europe following

WASHINGTON (AP) — The US rolled out a new wave of financial sanctions on Wednesday against Russia that President Joe Biden said would place a lasting penalty on the country’s economy. The United Kingdom quickly followed suit, and more pain was coming from the European Union as the allies pressed forward with an escalating campaign … Read more

US, allies to impose Russia sanctions following outrage over Bucha

US, allies to impose Russia sanctions following outrage over Bucha

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a joint news conference with Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko in Moscow, Russia February 18, 2022. Sergey Guneev | Kremlin | sputnik | via Reuters WASHINGTON — The Biden administration on Wednesday is set to announce additional sanctions targeting Russian financial institutions, as well as Kremlin officials and their family members, … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday, April 5

5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday, April 5

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Wall Street looks lower after two-session winning streak Traders on the floor of the NYSE, April 4, 2022. Source: NYSE US stock futures dipped Tuesday after back-to-back gains on Wall Street. The Nasdaq advanced nearly 2% to … Read more

Treasury yields rise and remain inverted

Treasury yields rise and remain inverted

US Treasury yields rose and remained inverted on Tuesday morning, amid concerns that recession may be on the horizon. The yield on the 2-year Treasury note climbed 3 basis points to 2.461% at 3:30 am ET, while the benchmark 10-year Treasury yield gained 2 basis points at 2.4413%. The yield on the 5-year US government … Read more

Russia faces global outrage over bodies in Ukraine’s streets

Russia faces global outrage over bodies in Ukraine’s streets

BUCHA, Ukraine (AP) — Moscow faced global revulsion and accusations of war crimes Monday after the Russian pullout from the outskirts of Kyiv revealed streets, buildings and yards strewn with corpses of what appeared to be civilians, many of them evidently killed at close range. The grisly images of battered or burned bodies left out … Read more

Biden: Putin should face war crimes trial for Bucha killings

Biden: Putin should face war crimes trial for Bucha killings

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Monday called for a war crimes trial against Russia President Vladimir Putin and said he’d seek more sanctions after reported atrocities in Ukraine. “You saw what happened in Bucha,” Biden said. He added that Putin “is a war criminal.” Biden’s comments to reporters came after Ukraine President Volodymyr … Read more

Russia claims Bucha civilian massacre faked as a “provocation” as outrage builds over Ukraine war atrocities

Russia claims Bucha civilian massacre faked as a “provocation” as outrage builds over Ukraine war atrocities

Dnipro, Ukraine — Russian forces have drawn from around Ukraine‘s capital Kyiv, but there has been no celebration in the country. What they’ve left behind is difficult to understand, and even more difficult to see. CBS News warns our readers that both the video report above and the article below contain disturbing material. Independent journalists … Read more

Joe Manchin opposes SEC climate disclosure rule

Joe Manchin opposes SEC climate disclosure rule

Chairman Joe Manchin, DW.Va., conducts a Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on domestic and international energy price trends, in Dirksen Building on Tuesday, November 16, 2021. tom williams | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty Images Sen. Joe Manchin said Monday that he is “deeply concerned” about the new climate disclosures proposed by the … Read more

The West needs to end its reckless war on energy

The West needs to end its reckless war on energy

Maybe now the West will wake up to the foolishness of its war on energy, which has left it badly dependent on the Kremlin Killer and other scum for oil and gas. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is creating ginormous energy-related headaches for Europe, with Germany moving to ration natural gas amid looming shortages, along with … Read more