Texas AG to halt most of Citigroup’s municipal choices on gun legislation row

Jan 18 (Reuters) – Citigroup Inc (C.N) has discriminated towards the firearms sector, the workplace of Texas Lawyer Basic Ken Paxton stated, making a call that “has the impact” of Texas halting Citi’s capacity to underwrite most municipal bond choices within the state. Republicans have been ramping up strain on the finance trade over environmental, … Read more

U.S. deep freeze forecast to interrupt Christmas Eve information

Dec 24 (Reuters) – An arctic blast gripped a lot of the USA on Saturday driving energy outages, flight cancellations and automotive wrecks, as plummeting temperatures have been predicted to convey the coldest Christmas Eve on file to a number of cities from Pennsylvania to Georgia. Temperatures are forecast to high out on Saturday at … Read more

Storm cuts U.S. oil, gasoline, energy output, sending costs increased

Dec 23 (Reuters) – Frigid chilly and blowing winds on Friday knocked out energy and reduce vitality manufacturing throughout the USA, driving up heating and electrical energy costs as folks ready for vacation celebrations. Winter Storm Elliott introduced sub-freezing temperatures and excessive climate alerts to about two-thirds of the USA, with chilly and snow in … Read more

El Paso mayor declares state of emergency over inflow of migrants from Mexico border

Dec 17 (Reuters) – The mayor of the Texas border metropolis of El Paso declared a state of emergency on Saturday, citing the lots of of migrants sleeping on the streets in chilly temperatures and the 1000’s being apprehended on daily basis. Mayor Oscar Leeser, a Democrat, mentioned the emergency declaration would give metropolis authorities … Read more

In final midterm push, Biden warns of threats, Trump hints at another run

YONKERS, N.Y., Nov 6 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden warned that a Republican win in Tuesday’s midterm elections could weaken U.S. democracy, while former President Donald Trump hinted at another White House bid, two days before votes in which Republicans could gain control of both chambers of Congress. The comments, made at dueling rallies held … Read more