Oil

Graphic: Oil majors cut 2020 spending by 22% after prices slump

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

The world's biggest oil and gas companies are cutting spending this year following a collapse in oil prices driven by a slump in demand because of the coronavirus crisis and a...
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Last but not least: Exxon chops spending by 30%

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

Exxon Mobil Corp on Tuesday throttled back a multi-year investment spree in shale, LNG and deep water oil production and will cut planned capital spending this year by 30% as...
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As Crude Oil Collapses, So Petrol Pump Prices Plummet

1 hour ago   |   Forbes

The link between the price of crude oil and the cost of petrol at U. K. filling stations can at times appear to only be correlated when commodity prices rise.
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Coronavirus, low oil prices to hit Azeri economy

2 hours ago   |   National Post

BAKU - Azerbaijan's economy will take a serious hit from decline in global oil prices and the coronavirus pandemic, but economists and officials say reforms undertaken since a...
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What soap does to coronavirus, bacteria

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Health experts at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention continue to drive home the message that excellent hand-washing is the most effective way to prevent illnesses...
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Size of OPEC+ oil cuts will depend on how much others cut: source

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Any final agreement for how much OPEC and its allies, a group know as OPEC+, will cut during their talks on Thursday would depend on the volumes that other producers such as...
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Oil rises as hopes build for global production cut

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Oil prices clawed their way into positive territory on Tuesday as hopes that the world's biggest producers will agree to cut output outweighed analyst fears that a global...
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Will Trump use tariffs to protect US oil?

Will Trump use tariffs to protect US oil?

3 hours ago   |   RT

“I would use tariffs, if I had to. I don't think I'm going to have to,” US President Trump told media on Sunday as quoted by CNBC, in response to questions regarding his next...
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Trump Urges Saudi Arabia And Russia To End Oil War

3 hours ago   |   NPR

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Russian President Vladimir Putin are at the center of the devastating oil price war. President Trump has inserted himself...
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Oil higher as hopes build for production cut amid coronavirus threat to demand

5 hours ago   |   Reuters

Oil rose on Tuesday amid hope that the world's biggest producers of crude will agree to cut output as the coronavirus pandemic crushes demand, even as analysts warn a global...
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Body of Robert F. Kennedy's Granddaughter Found After Maryland Canoeing Accident

Body of Robert F. Kennedy's Granddaughter Found After Maryland Canoeing Accident

The body of the daughter of former Lt. Gov. Kathleen Kennedy Townsend was located in about 25 feet of water and recovered, authorities said Monday, and they will keep searching... Read more ...

President Trump and Joe Biden speak by phone about coronavirus outbreak

President Trump and Joe Biden speak by phone about coronavirus outbreak

The president said Biden offered suggestions on how to address the pandemic. Read more ...

Wisconsin supreme court rules gov can't postpone Tuesday's primary

Wisconsin supreme court rules gov can't postpone Tuesday's primary

Wisconsin's presidential primary will proceed on Tuesday - despite a last-ditch effort by the governor to postpone voting amid the coronavirus pandemic. The state Supreme Court... Read more ...

Rep. John Lewis endorses Joe Biden's presidential bid

Rep. John Lewis endorses Joe Biden's presidential bid

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British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

One day after being hospitalized with coronavirus symptoms, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been taken to an intensive care unit after his condition worsened. Read more ...

WhatsApp limits message-forwarding worldwide after influx of fake news amid...

WhatsApp limits message-forwarding worldwide after influx of fake news amid Covid-19 pandemic

Online instant messaging service WhatsApp said it will limit its users' ability to forward messages, in a bid to curb the spread of fake news at the time of the global... Read more ...

Wisconsin governor orders delay of Tuesday's election due to coronavirus...

Wisconsin governor orders delay of Tuesday's election due to coronavirus; court challenge expected

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has issued an executive order to delay the state's scheduled Tuesday presidential primary election for two months because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

UFC getting private island to hold weekly fights amid coronavirus crisis

UFC getting private island to hold weekly fights amid coronavirus crisis

If you didn't fully grasp just how desperate Dana White is to run UFC fights amid the coronavirus pandemic, you will now. Not only is UFC 249 set to happen on April 18, but... Read more ...

India lifted its ban on the export of hydroxychloroquine - Trump's unproven...

India lifted its ban on the export of hydroxychloroquine - Trump's unproven coronavirus 'cure' - hours after the president threatened 'retaliation' if it didn't do so

India has lifted its partial ban on the export of hydroxychloroquine, the anti-malarial drug that President Donald Trump has repeatedly touted as a coronavirus prevention and... Read more ...

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson Moved to Intensive Care

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson Moved to Intensive Care

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab will step in for the prime minister while he is incapacitated, but it's not known how long Johnson's hospital stay will be. Read more ...