Tuesday, September 22, 2020
There is ample spare capacity in other oil producers and strategic reserves to compensate for a loss of Venezuela's crude exports, helping explain the tepid reaction of global oil prices to U.S. sanctions announced a week ago. Venezuela exports around...
Serena Williams, three months before her 38th birthday, remains the best hope for an American to win a singles title at Wimbledon this year, assuming the betting odds are a reasonable guide.  Williams, who has won 23 Grand Slam singles...
Former world number one Tiger Woods has been approached by the organisers of the Premier Golf League - a proposed competition to rival the PGA Tour. The grand prix-style, 18-event world tour would feature 48 top players and have a...
It's a dark day in America. The House of Representatives is set to impeach an elected President accused of violating the nation's trust and his oath to preserve, protect and defend bedrock constitutional values. Donald Trump will be only the...
Brazil’s Foreign Ministry on Monday ordered its ambassadors in Europe and other G7 countries not to take vacation for the next two weeks in order to coordinate a diplomatic response to global concerns over the fires raging in the...
British Prime Minister Theresa May has "secured legally-binding changes to the Brexit deal", Cabinet Minister David Lidington announced on Monday evening from London, as May met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Strasbourg. May made an eleventh-hour dash to...
Good morning. Here’s what we are watching ahead of the market open in Europe: Fri-yay! European earnings take a breather on Friday, with just four constituents of the Stoxx Europe 600 Index due to give updates. In fact, next week is...

German recession

Talarming speed and any mistake by policy-makers could push the country into a full-blown slump, a leading economic institute has warned. “The danger of recession has increased markedly. It is a notably more critical picture than a month ago,” said the...
When "Pac-Man" debuted in Tokyo 40 years ago, no one could have predicted it would become the most successful arcade game of all time. Though video games were a relatively new medium, the recipe for success at the time was...
Democrat Andy Beshear claimed victory in Kentucky's governor vote, after a tight race in the conservative-leaning state. Meanwhile, Democrats seized full control of the legislature in Virginia for the first time in over 20 years. The results are being viewed as...

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