Threatened by power cuts, the United States relies more on coal

The coal-fired power plant of the electrician Ameren, in Labadie, Missouri (United States). David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP Hit by the energy crisis, the country risks going backwards for its electricity production. In Washington The demand for electricity is increasing while production capacities cannot keep up. The United States is preparing for a summer … Read more

of companies will cover travel costs for their employees wishing to have an abortion

Published on : 06/25/2022 – 16:45 Following the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the 1973 Roe vs. Wade decision that paved the way for the legalization of abortion in the United States, several American companies announced on Friday June 24 that they were committed to covering the travel expenses of their employees who would have … Read more

Toblerone chocolate will no longer be produced exclusively in Switzerland

AFP, published on Friday, June 24, 2022 at 10:00 p.m. Toblerone chocolate, whose triangular bars recall the peaks of the Alps, will no longer be produced exclusively in Switzerland from 2023, which will force it to remove the mention “Switzerland” from its packaging. Toblerone intends to open a production line in Slovakia at the end … Read more

a recession is definitely a possibility, admits Fed boss

So far, Jerome Powell had always said loud and clear that he could achieve a soft landing for the economy. US Federal Reserve (Fed) Chairman Jerome Powell admitted to Congress on Wednesday that a rapid rise in interest rates could cause a recession even if it is not the desired effect. “It’s definitely a possibilityMr. … Read more

Lawsuit claims 258 billion USD from Elon Musk for his support of dogecoin

Complaints from investors who feel cheated by the promises of virtual currencies are currently increasing in the United States. An investor who lost money betting on dogecoin, a cryptocurrency originally parody inflated in particular by the interest of Elon Musk, filed a lawsuit on Thursday claiming $ 258 billion from the multi-billionaire and his companies … Read more

US cosmetics maker Revlon files for bankruptcy

The company is suffering from supply problems but also from the inflation that is rampant in the United States. US nail polish, lipstick and perfume maker Revlon filed for bankruptcy by filing Chapter 11 proceedings to reduce its debt. In a document filed late Wednesday in a New York court, the company said the total … Read more

Fed raises rates by three-quarters of a point, biggest hike since 1994

The US central bank now expects inflation to be 5.2% this year, down from 4.3% projected in March, and will therefore make further hikes at upcoming meetings in 2022. The central bank of the United States, surprised by the acceleration of inflation in May, at its highest for more than forty years, raised its key … Read more

Fed kicks off meeting, could make biggest rate hike since 1994

The monetary policy committee meeting, which began at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, is primarily aimed at finding solutions to runaway inflation in the United States. The monetary committee of the American central bank began its meeting on Tuesday, during which it could, to fight against galloping inflation, raise its key rates by three quarters of … Read more

the procrastination of Elon Musk in five dates

The soap opera of the takeover of Twitter by Elon Musk is experiencing a new twist. On Monday June 6, the billionaire threatened to withdraw his offer, accusing the company of not giving him the information he is asking for on the number of fake accounts on the platform. Back in five dates on the … Read more

why americans are always buying more guns

DECRYPTION – Despite the repetition of the killings, the Americans continue to arm themselves massively. Each mass killing pours salt into the sore of the still heated debate over gun control in the United States. The death of nineteen children and two teachers by the bullets of an 18-year-old killer in Uvalde, Texas, is yet … Read more