WNBA’s Griner’s wife told The Associated Press that the scheduled call never happened

Sheryl Greiner said Monday that Britney Greiner tried to call her wife nearly a dozen times through the US Embassy in Russia on the couple’s fourth anniversary on Saturday, but they never called because the embassy’s phone line was not staffed. . The pair have not spoken on the phone in the four months since … Read more

Associated Press interview: Biden says recession ‘not inevitable’

Washington (AFP) – President Joe Biden said Thursday that the American people are “really, really disappointed” after two turbulent years with the coronavirus pandemic.fluctuations in the economy Now the price of gasoline is going up that criticize family budgets. But he stressed that recession was “not inevitable” and hoped to give the country a greater … Read more

US Open allows Russian tennis players to enter after Wimbledon ban

The US Open will allow tennis players From Russia and Belarus to competition this year despite the ongoing war in UkraineWhich prompted Wimbledon to ban These athletes. US Tennis Association CEO and CEO Lou Cher, whose group runs the US Open, said in a phone interview with The Associated Press on Tuesday that the US … Read more

Biden tells refiners: Produce more gas, lower profits

President Joe Biden on Wednesday called on US oil refiners To produce more gasoline and diesel, saying that their profits tripled during the period of the war between Russia and Ukraine While Americans struggle with record price hikes at the pump. “The crisis families are facing deserves immediate action,” Biden wrote in a draft letter … Read more

Explosion at Texas plant injects uncertainty into global energy market

Last week’s explosion at the Freeport LNG terminal in Texas led to more chaos in international energy markets as the United States ramped up to replace Russian gas exports to Europe. Experts said Friday that while the facility is offline, it will likely keep about 1.33 billion cubic feet of liquefied natural gas (LNG) off … Read more

India and China are growing markets for shunned Russian oil

New Delhi (AFP) – India and other Asian countries are becoming an increasingly vital source of oil revenue for Moscow despite strong pressure from the United States not to increase their purchases, such as the European Union and other allies Cut energy imports from Russia in line with sanctions due to its war on Ukraine. … Read more

Associated Press interview: Sri Lanka’s prime minister says he’s open to Russian oil

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) – Sri Lanka may have to buy more oil from Russia as the island nation desperately searches for fuel amid an unprecedented economic crisisThe newly appointed prime minister said. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said he would first look to other sources, but would be open to buying more crude from Moscow. … Read more

Russia and Ukraine live news: ‘Endless convoy of death’ in Mariupol | war news between russia and ukraine

The governor of Luhansk says that Severodonetsk is largely under the control of Russian forces. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky claimed that the city’s defenders were inflicting heavy losses on Russian forces. Russia and Turkey have expressed support for a safe passage in the Black Sea to allow Ukraine’s grain exports, but Kyiv has rejected the … Read more

Concern about stagflation, a return to the 1970s, has begun to grow

Washington (AFP) – stagflation. It was the dreaded “bad word” of the ’70s. For Americans of a certain age, it evokes memories of the agonizing long queues at gas stations, shuttered factories, and President Gerald Ford’s so much derided “whip swell now” buttons. Stagflation is the most bitter economic pill: high inflation mixes with a … Read more

‘Only God can help’: Hundreds die as Somalia faces famine

Mogadishu, Somalia (Associated Press) – A mother must not lose her child. Olio Hassan Salah watched four die this year. The drought of the Horn of Africa engulfed them one by one. Now she cuddles her frail and restless child, 3-year-old Ali Osman, whom she has carried the 90-kilometre (55-mile) walk from her village to … Read more