U.S. Fed announces fourth straight 0.75 point rate hike

U.S. Federal Reserve announced on Wednesday a fourth consecutive, steep interest rate hike, and said while more increases will be needed to tame inflation, it opened th


Western US, Europe facing devastating wildfires

Wildfires are burning through much of the Western U.S., with thousands of firefighters trying to battle blazes that have destroyed homes and forced thousands to evacuate.Countries in Europe have been


Mexico reports 5,351 more coronavirus cases

MEXICO CITY, Sept. 8 (Xinhua) -- Mexico reported 5,351 COVID-19 cases with 703 deaths on Tuesday, taking its national caseload to 642,860 with 68,484 deaths, according to the data released by the Hea


Mexico "managing to tame" pandemic, says president

MEXICO CITY, Sept. 8 (Xinhua) -- Mexico has not registered new outbreaks of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and the number of deaths is in decline, Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador sai

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