HOUSTON/NEW YORK, Sept 3 (Reuters) — Colonial Pipeline Co,
the biggest U.S. fuel system, delayed reopening a segment of its
system in Texas that was shut due to Hurricane Harvey,
increasing worries about rising retail prices and the domestic
distribution of gasoline and distillates.
HOUSTON (Reuters) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Sunday challenged Congress to raise the government’s debt limit in order to free up relief spending for Hurricane Harvey, a disaster that the governor of Texas said could require up to $180 billion.
(Reuters) — Walter Becker, co-founder of the influential jazz-rock band Steely Dan, died on Sunday at age 67, according to his website, which did not disclose the cause of death.
ZURICH, Sept 3 (Reuters) — The vast majority of Clariant’s
shareholders support the Swiss chemical maker’s planned
$20 billion merger with American peer Huntsman,
Huntsman’s Chief Executive told Swiss newspaper NZZ am Sonntag.
MOSCOW, Sept 3 (Reuters) — Russian oil major Rosneft
said on Sunday it signed a cooperation agreement with
CEFC China Energy Company for joint exploration in Siberia.
VENICE (Reuters) — Breaking the brittle veneer of the picture-perfect suburbs of 1950s America, George Clooney’s new satire tackles racial prejudice which the actor and director said on Saturday continues to erupt in today’s angry society.
SEOUL (Reuters) — North Korea said it successfully tested an advanced hydrogen bomb on Sunday, marking a dramatic escalation in the isolated state’s stand-off with the United States over its nuclear weapons program.
NAIROBI (Reuters) — Al Shabaab militants attacked a military base near Somalia’s southern port city of Kismayu early on Sunday, a Somali army officer said, adding that he did not immediately have details of any casualties.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) — U.S., Canadian and Mexican negotiators are zeroing in on ways to enshrine Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto’s sweeping energy reforms into a modernized North American Free Trade Agreement, Mexico’s chief negotiator said on Saturday.
HOUSTON, Sept 2 (Reuters) — Union Pacific Corp said
on Saturday repairs to a rail line damaged by Tropical Stormy
Harvey are being hindered by a fire at an Arkema
chemical plant in Crosby, Texas.