Video shows Albanian opposition leader Sali Berisha being punched in the face during anti-government protest

The 78-year-old leader of Albania’s opposition Democratic Party was punched in the face on Tuesday during an anti-government protest in the country’s capital, video shows. The leader of Albania’s opposition party Sali Berisha was punched in the face on Tuesday as he was walking through Tirana, leaving a visible bruise. Berisha, a former president and … Read more

The EU shouldn’t borrow more to compete with US green subsidies

BRUSSELS — Germany said Europe should refrain from borrowing more money to compete with US green subsidies or its competitiveness will be threatened. The EU has been vocal about its concerns over the US Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), saying its subsidies for North American car manufacturers breach international trade rules and threaten European businesses. European … Read more

EU ministers insist it’ll work despite the Kremlin’s opposition

G7, the EU and Australia implemented on December 5 a cap on Russian oil prices. Market players have doubts the measure will be effective. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images BRUSSELS — A price cap on Russian seaborne oil will work, EU ministers told CNBC, despite attempts from the Kremlin to escape sanctions and a … Read more

Trump ex-advisor John Bolton says he’s mulling 2024 presidential bid

John Bolton, who was former President Donald Trump’s national security advisor for more than a year, said Monday he is “absolutely” considering launching a 2024 presidential bid — in large part to challenge Trump. Bolton, speaking on NBC News’ “Meet The Press Now,” said the “one thing” that would spur him to run would be … Read more

CDC encourages people to wear masks to prevent spread of Covid, flu, RSV

The Centers for Disease Control Prevention on Monday encouraged people to wear masks to help reduce the spread of respiratory illnesses this season as Covid, flu and RSV circulate at the same time. CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky, in a call with reporters, said wearing a mask is one of several everyday precautions that people … Read more

Oil prices rise as much as 2% on signs of China’s Covid easing

A pump jack on an oil field owned by Bashneft company near the village of Nikolo-Berezovka, northwest from Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russia, in 2015. The Group of Seven’s price cap of $60 for Russian seaborne oil and a ban on Russian crude kicked in on Monday. Sergei Karpukhin | Reuters Oil prices climbed as much as … Read more

Full interview: Secretary of State Antony Blinken on “Face the Nation with Margaret Brennan”

Full interview: Secretary of State Antony Blinken on “Face the Nation with Margaret Brennan” – CBS News Watch CBS News Watch the full version of an interview with Secretary of State Antony Blinken that aired on Dec. 4, 2022, on “Face the Nation with Margaret Brennan.” Be the first to know Get browser notifications for … Read more

OPEC+ Keeps Oil Curbs Despite Russia Price Cap

OPEC+ said Sunday it would keep output steady ahead of a momentous week in global energy markets, as wealthy nations impose a price cap on Moscow’s petroleum exports, the European Union launches a ban on Russian oil and Chinese leader Xi Jinping visits Saudi Arabia. The decision on Sunday allows the Organization of the Petroleum … Read more

Warnock and Walker make final pitch ahead of Georgia Senate runoff

Warnock and Walker make final pitch ahead of Georgia Senate runoff – CBS News Watch CBS News CBS News congressional correspondent Nikole Killion reports from Atlanta on what’s at stake in Tuesday’s runoff election for the Senate in Georgia. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. … Read more