Hurricane Fiona slams the Turks and Caicos Islands as a Category 3 storm and heads for Bermuda

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) – Hurricane Fiona hit the Turks and Caicos Islands on Tuesday, dumping torrential rain and causing flooding in the Caribbean archipelago after cutting a path of destruction through the Dominican Republic. and Puerto Rico. US officials said the storm killed four people in Puerto Rico. A fifth person was killed … Read more

Germany seizes Russian refinery amid energy crisis

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register German energy industry reeling since war in Ukraine The German regulator now controls the Schwidt refinery The Schwedt refinery is a major fuel source for Berlin PKN interested in taking control of a stake in a refinery – sources BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany seized a … Read more

The Northeast US faces potential power shortages as rails begin to close

Unused oil tanker cars appear on the New York West Pennsylvania Railroad outside Hinsdale, New York, August 24, 2015. Photo taken August 24, 2015. REUTERS/Lindsey Diddario/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK (Reuters) – Some trains carrying fuel components to the northeastern United States have been halted in … Read more

Russian TV recognized Kiev’s “big victory” after Ukraine’s breakthrough

Zelensky says the troops have retaken towns and villages Blinken visits Kyiv with new US aid package Kyiv (Reuters) – Russian state television broadcast an interview on Friday in which it acknowledged Kyiv had scored a “big victory” after Ukrainian forces stormed the front line in a lightning advance. The Ukrainian breach near Kharkiv was … Read more