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13  août     11h29
Special Report: As schools shut down, 911 drug calls for youth skyrocketed
   LA HONDA Cal Reuters This April a friend of high school ice hockey player Sequoyah Klingele became concerned when Sequoyah wasn t responding to messages The friend went looking for the year old and found him unresponsive in a house in La Honda California a small town in the Santa Cruz
14  août     00h09
Inconvenient truth: Droughts shrink hydropower, pose risk to global push to clean energy
   SACRAMENTO Calif BRASILIA SHANGHAI Reuters Severe droughts are drying up rivers and reservoirs vital for the production of zero emissions hydropower in several countries around the globe in some cases leading governments to rely more heavily on fossil fuels The emerging problems with
12  août     11h19
Special Report-How the pandemic laid bare America’s diabetes crisis
   WEST ALEXANDRIA Ohio Reuters It took the deadly disruption of the COVID pandemic to expose a deeper more intractable U S public health crisis For more than a decade the world s richest nation has been losing the battle against diabetes Long before the pandemic Kate Herrin was among the
05  août     22h48
Special Report-How a little-known G7 task force unwittingly helps governments target critics
   Reuters In late when Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni faced a fresh challenge to his year rule a new tool helped to silence his critics anti money laundering legislation promoted by the G The Financial Action Task Force established by the G group of advanced economies to protect
30  juillet     17h06
Special Report-In Russian city haunted by 1962 protest massacre, Navalny gains little traction
   NOVOCHERKASSK Russia Reuters Spring in Novocherkassk a small city in Russia s south is rich Acacias bloom the town thick with the smell of their waterfalls of flowers White fluff flies off poplar trees in flurries gets caught in hair lands in soup Asphalt melts a little underfoot and
29  juillet     17h12
Selling out: America’s local landlords. Moving in: Big investors
   NEW YORK Reuters Beset by COVID and its fallout local landlords are offloading their properties to cash rich institutional investors and America s real estate market may never be the same Before the pandemic boyhood friends Michael Murano and Richard Tyson owned rental units in their
Special Report-The Recycling Myth: Big Oil’s solution for plastic waste littered with failure
   BOISE Idaho Reuters In early residents of Boise Idaho were told by city officials that a breakthrough technology could transform their hard to recycle plastic waste into low polluting fuel The program backed by Dow Inc one of the world s biggest plastics producers was hailed locally
22  juillet     18h42
Culture war on education rages in Virginia governor’s race
   Changes terminology in paragraph McLEAN Virginia Reuters Suparna Dutta an Indian immigrant is incensed that new admissions standards aimed at boosting Black and Latino enrollment at her son s Alexandria Virginia high school have resulted in fewer Asian Americans being admitted Across town
Flush from Reddit rally, GameStop plots store revival
   Reuters When GameStop Corp shares surged by more than in January some customers joked to store staff they should thank the investors who fueled the video game retailer s extraordinary rally for their paychecks Employees such as Gianna Pandiscio Ferrero were not amused The year old
21  juillet     08h01
Floods wreck towns, but Europe’s wind power goals tangled in red tape
   EVIA Greece Reuters Climber Tassos Baltas points up at a metre high mast which is monitoring wind speeds on the summit of a rocky hillside on the Greek island of Evia and declares This mast which has been installed next to us is an omen of catastrophe The mountaineer s views are one of
20  juillet     12h55
Special Report: Wipeout of an Olympic dream for a godfather of Japanese surfing
   ISUMI Japan Reuters Whenever Teruo Adegawa arrives at Taito Beach other surfers recognize him right away Dressed in a Hawaiian shirt and shorts the year old steps out of his car leaving his walking stick by the passenger seat Taichi Horimoto still wet from surfing comes over He
SOS: Stranded and shattered seafarers threaten global supply lines
   LONDON SINGAPORE Reuters I ve seen grown men cry says Captain Tejinder Singh who hasn t set foot on dry land in more than seven months and isn t sure when he ll go home We are forgotten and taken for granted he says of the plight facing tens of thousands of seafarers like him stranded
Running low on battery power: Brexit Britain faces an acid test
   LONDON Reuters Britain has set a fast pace in the electric vehicle race with its ban on sales of new fossil fuel powered cars and has offered billion pounds billion to jump start its battery industry and associated supply chain But the cash and the headline grabbing deadline
19  juillet     19h31
A scandal cost Brazil billionaire bank CEO his job, but not control
   SAO PAULO NEW YORK Reuters Twenty three days in a Rio de Janeiro jail and getting stripped of his chief executive role were enough to make billionaire banker Andre Esteves consider leaving both Brazil and BTG Pactual the investment bank he founded Six years later Esteves whose stake in the
China frictions steer electric automakers away from rare earth magnets
   LONDON Reuters As tensions mount between China and the United States automakers in the West are trying to reduce their reliance on a key driver of the electric vehicle revolution permanent magnets sometimes smaller than a pack of cards that power electric engines Most are made of rare
14  juillet     20h59
On an Alaskan island, a mayor fights for fur seals - and a new future
   Changes wording in paragraphs and in July story to show islanders would have more say in decisions on fishing not powers to regulate it ST GEORGE ISLAND Alaska Reuters Fifty years ago Patrick Pletnikoff spent his summers stripping blubber from the carcasses of seals clubbed to death
South African farmers dream of drought cover on climate front line
   JOHANNESBURG Reuters Happy Letsitsa hasn t paid off the money he borrowed to survive a drought that ravaged his maize and sunflower farm in the South African province of Free State He has no drought insurance If rains fail again they could spell the end of his business which supports
13  juillet     23h22
Can Reddit’s silver apes beat the market?
   Adds dropped million in section LONDON Reuters Kerry Kraker has worked in kitchens all his life Since March he s spent around a week half his spare cash on silver coins He s part of a growing social media movement who say they are buying bars and coins for protection from a
09  juillet     12h59
Retail workers in unions reap higher wages even as U.S. organizers suffer setbacks
   CHICAGO Reuters Wally Waugh a front end manager at a Stop amp Shop supermarket in Oyster Bay New York makes over a week He is a union member Adam Ryan a sales clerk at a Christiansburg Virginia Target makes to a week He is not While the gap in how much they
Special Report-Afghan pilots assassinated by Taliban as U.S. withdraws
   KABUL Reuters Afghan Air Force Major Dastagir Zamaray had grown so fearful of Taliban assassinations of off duty forces in Kabul that he decided to sell his home to move to a safer pocket of Afghanistan s sprawling capital Instead of being greeted by a prospective buyer at his realtor s office
How Vietnam’s ’influencer’ army wages information warfare on Facebook
   HANOI Reuters In Vietnam where the state is fighting a fierce online battle against political dissent social media influencers are more likely to be soldiers than celebrities Force as the Vietnamese army s online information warfare unit is known consists of thousands of soldiers who
07  juillet     13h32
Special Report: China’s gene giant harvests data from millions of women
   Reuters A Chinese gene company selling prenatal tests around the world developed them in collaboration with the country s military and is using them to collect genetic data from millions of women for sweeping research on the traits of populations a Reuters review of scientific papers and
01  juillet     10h13
Concrete makers face heavy lift on climate pledges
   MEXICO CITY Reuters Cemex North America s biggest concrete producer has vowed to slash carbon dioxide emissions by before and to eliminate them by ambitious goals reflecting growing pressure on the industry from regulators and investors But steep challenges in technology cost
29  juin     12h00
Special Report-In Iraq, an old U.S. foe grows his political power
   BAGHDAD Reuters On a tense February night thousands of militiamen loyal to Shi ite Muslim cleric Muqtada al Sadr took to the streets of Baghdad and southern Iraqi cities parading in gun laden pick up trucks while state security forces stood by It was the biggest show of force by the populist
How Beijing humbled Britain’s mighty HSBC
   HONG KONG SHANGHAI Reuters On a rainy day last November China Baowu Steel Group the world s largest steel maker gathered its finance department for a training session on the outskirts of Shanghai One highlight was a presentation featuring a sensitive slide a black list of lenders that
25  juin     12h42
Special Report: A family’s vaccine hopes shattered in Brazil
   SAO PAULO Brazil Reuters Ana Coelho da Cunha rose early on the last Wednesday of February picked out a smart outfit and spritzed herself with a favorite perfume It was a special day The year old was getting vaccinated Relief spread through the matriarch s tight Brazilian family who had
23  juin     15h23
Special Report: A power tycoon, while Venezuela goes dark, brightens his image abroad
   MADRID Reuters A group of Spaniards drove up a private road on the dry plateau west of Madrid The four entrepreneurs hungry for cash for their promising startup were headed to meet a wealthy young Venezuelan owner of the hilltop castle ahead The meeting according to three people familiar
U.S. solar developers see opportunity in America’s post-industrial lands
   HURLEY Virginia Reuters On a recent spring morning coal mine operator Dale Murray stood atop a stretch of land in western Virginia that had been dozed flat by mountaintop strip mining and he enjoyed the panoramic view it afforded of the surrounding Appalachian hills Murray s company CM
22  juin     16h56
How Reuters compared U.S. corporations’ taxes with their foreign rivals
   Reuters Reuters analyzed the filings of hundreds of U S and foreign companies to compare their tax bills finding that the U S firms currently pay far lower taxes and would likely continue to pay lower taxes under a tax hike proposed by U S President Joe Biden To identify comparable
Even after Biden tax hike, U.S. firms would pay less than foreign rivals
   Reuters U S companies pay less income tax than their overseas competitors and would likely continue to do so under a tax hike proposed by President Joe Biden according to a Reuters analysis of filings by hundreds of U S and international firms The analysis undercuts arguments by some company