No plans to go back to Congress to change inflation act - White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - There are no plans to go back to Congress to push for changes to the Inflation Reduction Act, the White House said Friday, a day after President Joe Biden said it could be

Venezuela signs contracts with Chevron to reanimate, expand oil output

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's oil minister and top representatives of companies PDVSA and Chevron Corp on Friday signed contracts aimed at reviving crude output and expanding operations in the U.S.-

France to release 5 bln euros of SDRs to vulnerable countries under G20 programme

PARIS, Dec 2 (Reuters) - France will release some 4 billion International Monetary Fund (IMF) Special Drawing Rights (SDRs), worth about 5 billion euros ($5.26 billion), to the world's most vulnerable

Press Release: UPDATE 1-U.S., EU to address Inflation Reduction Act fears constructively -draft

(Adds European Commission comment) By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS, Dec 2 (Reuters) - The United States and the European Union will seek to tackle EU concerns about a new U.S. green energy subsidy package in

LIVE MARKETS-Global value still more attractive than growth

* Main U.S. indexes down, but well off lows * Tech down most among S&P 500 sectors; materials biggest gainer * Dollar, gold, bitcoin all roughly flat; gold dips * U.S. 10-Year Treasury yield edges up

Press Release: U.S., EU to address Inflation Reduction Act fears constructively -draft

By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS, Dec 2 (Reuters) - The United States and the European Union will seek to tackle EU concerns about a new U.S. green energy subsidy package in a constructive way, officials from

UPDATE 4-Twitter suspends Kanye West's account again

(Adds reactions of politicians on Ye's remarks on Alex Jones' show) By Maria Ponnezhath and Eva Mathews Dec 2 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc on Friday suspended the account of Ye, the artist formerly known

LIVE MARKETS-Bulls dip to a 6-week low -AAII

* Main U.S. indexes fall, but well off lows * Tech down most among S&P 500 sectors; materials biggest gainer * Euro STOXX 600 index ends down ~0.2% * Dollar, gold, bitcoin all roughly flat; gold dips

UPDATE 1-Brazil's Lula mulls U.S. trip before January inauguration

(Adds details, quotes) BRASILIA, Dec 2 (Reuters) - Brazilian President-elect Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva said on Friday he is considering traveling to the United States to meet President Joe Biden after

UPDATE 2-Florida mulls U-turn on move to strip Disney theme-parks of self-governing status - FT

(Adds response from DeSantis' office) Dec 2 (Reuters) - Florida lawmakers are mulling plans to reverse a move that would strip Walt Disney Co of its right to operate a private government around its