Briana Greer: After another mentally ill person dies in police custody, experts call for widespread health training and resources

Jarrett said Phoenix police shot Michelle Couso in her apartment after she threatened officers with a hammer. Garrett said the police were not properly trained to respond to someone like Koso, who had schizophrenia. “The police are not a mental health or mental illness specialist,” Garrett told CNN. “A person with schizophrenia panics and the … Read more

Fed officials say more rate hikes are needed, despite slowing inflation

A picture of the Federal Reserve building in Washington, DC, US, August 22, 2018. REUTERS/Chris Watty/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Kashkari sticks to his view on the 3.9% fed funds rate at the end of 2022 Evans sees 3.4% policy rate this year Both are pushing back market … Read more

Disney beats Netflix in streaming subscribers, sets higher prices

A smartphone screen showing the “Disney +” logo in front of the phrase “The Streaming Service” in this illustration taken on March 24, 2020. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Los Angeles (Reuters) – The Walt Disney Company (DIS.N) Beat Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) With a total of … Read more

Ukraine calls for a demilitarized zone around the bombed nuclear plant

Ukraine and Russia blamed each other for the strikes on the Zaporizhzhya plant Kyiv warns of a Chernobyl-style disaster unless the region is secured UN’s Guterres says any attack on nuclear plant is ‘suicide’ Two Ukrainian grain ships leave ports, 12 since last week Kyiv (Reuters) – International alert over the weekend of artillery attacks … Read more

Dollar falls as currency markets pull back from Friday’s moves

Dollar dips Aussie, Kiwi and Pound gains Traders 69% expect the Fed to rise by 75 basis points in September LONDON (Reuters) – The dollar fell on Monday, losing some gains from Friday’s US jobs data, as currency markets rolled back their initial reaction and waited for inflation data on Wednesday to give more clues … Read more

Taiwan says Chinese planes and ships are carrying out simulated attack drills

Chinese ship planes perform simulated attack Blinken calls China’s halt to dialogue ‘irresponsible’ China calls on US to “correct mistakes” TAIPEI (Reuters) – Chinese planes and warships rehearsed for an attack on the island on Saturday, Taiwan officials said, as part of Beijing’s retaliation for a visit there by U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, which … Read more

Family criticizes Fairfax police for shooting mentally ill man

Fairfax County Police Releases Body Cam Video for July OIS Newly released Bodycam footage shows Fairfax County police shooting 26-year-old Jasper Aaron Lynch inside the McLean, Virginia home. The visual, released Thursday by the department, begins with redacted 911 calls from the July 7 incident. Fairfax County, Virginia. – Newly released Bodycam footage shows Fairfax … Read more

The United States calls China’s military action on Taiwan unjustified, and Beijing punishes Pelosi

Taiwan downplays concerns China conducts unprecedented military exercises around Taiwan It comes on the heels of US House Speaker Pelosi’s visit to Taipei China says it will punish Pelosi for her ‘evil’ actions Pelosi, in Japan, joins Prime Minister Kishida in condemning China TAIPEI (Reuters) – US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken said China’s missile … Read more

Stocks steady as markets bet on Bank of England massive rally

Market bets on a 50 basis point BoE hike Fed official: 50 basis points increase in September ‘reasonable’ Oil bounces back from six-month low Lufthansa returns to operating profit Credit Agricole expects a jump in profits LONDON (Reuters) – Strong earnings at Credit Agricole and Lufthansa lifted shares on Thursday as tension over Nancy Pelosi’s … Read more

Zelensky says the first grain ship “nothing” and the economy is in a coma

Inspection of a ship carrying grain from Ukraine in Turkey The shipment is the first of its kind to leave Ukraine in wartime But the Ukrainian leader says more is needed Kyiv urgently needs to ship 10 million tons to cut the deficit Kyiv/ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky denied the significance of his … Read more