US debt ceiling talks, discrepancies over $70 billion discretionary spending ‘close to agreement’ = sources | Reuters

Negotiations between President Biden and House Speaker McCarthy over raising the US debt ceiling are nearing a deal, with a difference of just $70 billion between the two on “discretionary spending,” excluding social security and other items. (2023 REUTERS/Craig Hudson) [ワシントン 25日 ロイター] – Talks between President Biden and Speaker of the House McCarthy over […]

WSJ Russia reporter detained, ‘shameless act’ = World Bank president | Reuters

World Bank President Malpass said on Thursday that Russia’s detention of Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovic was a “shameless act” and that he called it essential, including for the safety of the journalist, who had been accused of infringe on the freedom of the press. World Bank President Malpass attends the Reuters Next event […]