the Senate confirms the reappointment of Jerome Powell as Fed Chairman for a second term

The US Senate confirmed on Thursday May 12 the reappointment as chairman of the central bank (Fed) of Jerome Powell, chosen by Joe Biden for a second term, in the midst of a series of rate hikes in the face of high inflation. Read alsoIn the United States, employees in a position of strength The … Read more

weekly jobless claims are on the rise again

Weekly jobless claims in the United States increased again last week, passing the 200,000 mark, mainly due to seasonal adjustments, say economists who rule out large layoffs for the moment. From May 1 to 7, 203,000 people applied for unemployment benefit, 1,000 more than the previous week, the number of which was also revised upwards, … Read more

A Cuvier’s beaked whale discovered on a Corsican beach

A 6-meter, one-ton Cuvier’s beaked whale ran aground on a beach in Sainte-Lucie de Porto-Vecchio (Corse-du-Sud), we learned on Wednesday from the town and CARI association. Read alsoSeawater desalination creates too much pollution “She was seen drifting Monday and discovered yesterday (Tuesday) late morning in the town of Sainte-Lucie de Porto-Vecchio“, told AFP Catherine Cesarini, … Read more

A Cuvier’s beaked whale discovered on a Corsican beach

A 6-meter, one-ton Cuvier’s beaked whale ran aground on a beach in Sainte-Lucie de Porto-Vecchio (Corse-du-Sud), we learned on Wednesday from the town and CARI association. Read alsoSeawater desalination creates too much pollution “She was seen drifting Monday and discovered yesterday (Tuesday) late morning in the town of Sainte-Lucie de Porto-Vecchio“, told AFP Catherine Cesarini, … Read more

Bayer suffers a legal setback in the USA, the action loses more than 6%

Bayer suffered a legal setback in the United States on glyphosate, the general counsel at the Supreme Court having given an unfavorable opinion in a lawsuit against the agrochismiste, with the effect of a sharp decline in the title on Wednesday. Read alsoBayer raises its head, but remains weighed down by Monsanto The title ended … Read more

mixed result for Trump in local primaries

Republican voters in West Virginia on Tuesday (May 11) chose a supporter of Donald Trump to represent them in the midterm elections in November, but the former president saw one of his proteges lose the primary in Nebraska. Read alsoHow Donald Trump is planning his revenge These two less urbanized states lean frankly on the … Read more

zoo owner ordered to transfer wolves due to ‘unacceptable disorder’

The Tarn prefecture gave notice on Tuesday, May 10, to an animal park from which nine wolves had escaped in December, to transfer these animals to other establishments following “inadmissible disordersand public endangerment. Read alsoHow Pets Can Be a Balancer The Trois Vallées zoo in Montredon-Labessonnié has been closed by prefectural decision since December 22, … Read more

Inflation, Ukraine and China, risks for financial stability in the United States, worries the Fed

The risks for financial stability in the United States have increased over the past six months, the American central bank (Fed) warned on Monday May 9 in a report, citing inflation, the war in Ukraine or the difficulties of the real estate sector. in China. Read alsoAccording to INSEE, inflation will soar to 5.4% over … Read more

20 internet service providers pledge to cut costs

The White House announced Monday that it has reached an agreement with 20 internet providers, including AT&T, Comcast and Verizon, to reduce subscription costs and guarantee broadband access to low-income households. Read alsoEmmanuel Macron wants to impose automatic parental controls on Internet service providers “The Biden-Harris administration has obtained commitments from the top 20 internet … Read more

Four new starred restaurants in the city of Washington

The famous Michelin guide awarded four new restaurants in the American capital on Wednesday, May 4, illustrating the dynamism of the American capital’s gastronomic scene, where only one establishment shines in the firmament. Read alsoMichelin Guide 2022: who are the starred in Paris? In the prestigious three-star category, the “Inn at Little Washington”, by American … Read more