August 19, 2022

Sanctions War: Russia Cuts Off Gas Supply to Latvia

(AFP) ‚Äď Russian energy giant Gazprom suspended gas supplies to Latvia on Saturday following tensions between Moscow and the West over the conflict in Ukraine and sweeping European and U.S. sanctions against Russia. The declaration came a day after Moscow and Kyiv accused each other of bombing a jail holding Ukrainian prisoners of war in…

Royals without 10 players in series against Blue Jays due to vaccination status

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The Kansas City Royals will be without 10 of the 26 players on their active roster for their upcoming trip to Toronto due to Canadian restrictions on travelers who aren’t vaccinated against COVID-19. Manager Mike Matheny said Wednesday the club will be without hitters Andrew Benintendi, Hunter […]

Tom Brady reveals he has not talked to Trump in ‘a lot of years’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Tom Brady cracked the door open on his relationship with former President Trump in a wide-ranging interview on Thursday. Brady was asked in an interview with Variety about his relationship with Trump. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback told the magazine he and Trump have not spoken in […]

Rooftop Parking Lot Collapses Into Office Space Below in Vancouver

Police cars are seen parked outside Vancouver Police Department headquarters in Vancouver, on Jan. 9, 2021. (The Canadian Press/Darryl Dyck) Emergency crews are on scene in Vancouver where a rooftop parking lot has collapsed into office space below, sending at least two people to hospital. Asst. Chief Dan Moberg of Vancouver Fire Rescue says structural […]

Ripudaman Singh Malik, Man Acquitted in Air India Bombing, Killed in BC: Son

Ripudaman Singh Malik, one of two men acquitted in the 1985 Air India terrorist bombing, has been killed in a targeted shooting in Surrey, B.C. The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team released a statement Thursday confirming Malik‚Äôs death, saying the shooting appears to have been targeted and there was believed to be no further risk to […]

SpaceX Starship Booster ‚ÄėProbably‚Äô Returning to Pad After Explosion‚ÄĒElon Musk

WASHINGTON‚ÄĒThe Starship rocket booster SpaceX plans to use for an inaugural flight to orbit will ‚Äúprobably‚ÄĚ return to its launch mount in Texas next week following a testing explosion on Monday, the company‚Äôs chief executive, Elon Musk, told Reuters. ‚ÄúDamage is minor, but booster will be transferred back to the high bay for inspections, returning […]

Demand for Monkeypox Vaccine Rises as Biden Admin Fails to Supply

The demand for the monkeypox vaccine has steadily increased throughout the United States as the Biden administration has failed to keep up the supply. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says that the ‚Äúnumber of monkeypox vaccine doses distributed across the United States has more than tripled since last week,‚ÄĚ according to CNN,¬†but…

16 State AGs Ask Biden to Restart Keystone Pipeline to Secure Domestic Oil Supply

Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP Attorneys General from 16 states are asking Joe Biden to restart the Keystone XL Pipeline as oil supplies are threatened by Russia‚Äôs ongoing war on Ukraine. Before Biden took office, the United States under President Donald Trump was energy independent. One of Biden‚Äôs earliest actions as president was to…

Tesla Supplier Looks to Invest $5B on EV Batteries, Supply Chain Software

The logo of Japan’s Panasonic is displayed in Tokyo, on May 10, 2021. (Philip Fong/AFP via Getty Images) Tesla Inc. battery supplier¬†Panasonic Corp.¬†looked to invest¬†¬•600 billion ($4.9 billion) in automotive batteries, supply chain software, and other areas it considered core to its growth. Panasonic looked to invest ¬•400 billion in growth segments, including electric-vehicle cells,…

Report: Russian Invasion of Ukraine May Further Strain Chip Supply for Tech, Auto Industries

The Russian invasion of Ukraine may cause further strain on the supply of semiconductor chips already cut short by the worldwide chip shortage according to reports. Potential shorts of neon gas and palladium, mined in Ukraine, could cause significant production delays for tech firms and automakers, amongst other industries. CNBC reports¬†that the recent invasion of…

Sequans Q4 Revenue Tops Consensus; Supply Chain Issues Lead to Flat Q1 Outlook

Sequans Communications SA. reported a fourth-quarter¬†FY21 revenue decline of 12.5 percent year-on-year to $13.8 million, beating the consensus of $13.7 million. Product revenue declined 42.6 percent Y/Y to $6.9 million, and Services and license revenue rose 84.8 percent to $6.9 million. The gross margin expanded by 1,200 bps to 57.1 percent…

Nebraska governor to assert eminent domain over Colorado in fight over water supply

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is planning to use eminent domain to take land in Colorado to build a canal off the South Platte River, claiming that a 99-year-old agreement allows him to do it. The two states signed the South Platte River Compact in April 1923, granting […]

SUPPLY CHAIN CRISIS?

Maybe Bernie AND Trump were right. Can “buying American” solve our political divide and supply chain problems? American Giant founder and CEO Bayard Winthrop believes so ‚ÄĒ and his company is living proof. He created what many in the press have dubbed ‚Äúthe best hoodie ever made,‚ÄĚ and as others deal with a global supply […]

Exclusive ‚ÄĒ Steve Cortes Predicts ‘Biden Blue Christmas’ with Inflation, Supply Chain Breakdowns

JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP via Getty Steve Cortes, co-host of Newsmax‚Äôs Cortes & Pellegrino, predicted on Monday‚Äôs edition of SiriusXM‚Äôs Breitbart News Daily with host Alex Marlow that inflation and global supply chain breakdowns would yield what he dubbed a ‚ÄúBiden Blue Christmas‚ÄĚ for Americans. Increased costs of goods and services ‚ÄĒ including for expenses such as…

Congestion at Ports of Los Angeles Could Last Until Next Summer, Unless Supply Chain Gets Fixed | Noel Hacegaba

The ships that are anchored around ports of Los Angeles, waiting to get in, ‚Äúare effectively serving as warehouses on the water. I mean, that‚Äôs what they‚Äôre doing. They‚Äôre storing these containers,‚ÄĚ said Noel Hacegaba, the deputy executive director of the Port of Long Beach. The ports are having a serious backlog…

Labor Strikes Are Exploding Across The US Amid Supply Chain Chaos, Vax Mandates

Labor strikes are exploding across the U.S. as the country faces severe supply chain chaos and divisive COVID-19 vaccine mandates, potentially painting a grim picture for consumers about to start their holiday shopping.The COVID-19 pandemic, supply chain backlogs and inflation have given workers across the country both the opportunity and incentive to push for higher…

Amazon Releases Pete Buttigieg Documentary Trailer as His Paternity Leave, Supply Chain Crisis Explodes

Amazon Prime released a trailer for Mayor Pete,¬†a documentary on Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg (D)‚Äôs failed White House run. The trailer comes amid controversy over the Biden administration official taking paid paternity leave since mid-August as the U.S. faces a massive supply-chain crisis. The documentary¬†details his rise from an Indiana mayor, to a failed Democrat…

Water District Partnership Brings Increased Water Supply, Habitat Restoration 

The Orange County Water District (OCWD) has¬†entered into¬†a partnership with the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers¬†(USACE)¬†that will allow¬†for increased water storage and habitat restoration behind the Prado Dam near¬†Corona, Calif. It made the announcement May 5. The change comes as¬†Lt. General Scott A. Spellmon¬†signed off on¬†a feasibility study¬†April 22 that proposed an update to the…

Limited Supply and Uncertain Distribution as Vaccine Rolls Out

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. High stakes and big challenges await as the U.S. prepares to roll out vaccines against COVID-19, with front-line health care workers and vulnerable nursing home residents recommended as the top priority. Doses could be on their way very soon. An independent…

Israel analysts shocked by Obama’s comments on sanctions, S-300 supply

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, left, looks toward US President Barack Obama as he speaks to reporters in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, March 2013 (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File) Israeli analysts expressed shock¬†and amazement Friday night at¬†US President Barack Obama‚Äôs stated openness to Iran‚Äôs demand for the immediate lifting of all economic […]

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