Iowa’s anger over Trump’s ethanol policy gives Democrats opening

NEW YORK (Reuters) – In a speech last month to farmers in Texas, President Donald Trump won applause as he talked up recent U.S. trade agreements. When he tried... Read more »

New York State pension fund puts 27 coal companies under review

BOSTON (Reuters) – New York state’s top pension fund official said it was reviewing whether to divest from 27 coal companies and could make decisions on $98 million in... Read more »

Electric vehicle maker Rivian: expect prices lower than previously announced

MILL VALLEY, California (Reuters) – Electric vehicle startup Rivian on Saturday displayed its pickup truck and SUV at an event in San Francisco’s Bay Area and said that when... Read more »

EU plans more protectionist antitrust rules, data sharing in policy shake-up

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The EU plans to adopt more protectionist antitrust rules and encourage businesses to share data as part of an industrial policy overhaul aimed at giving European... Read more »

Oil market shrugs off Libya crisis amid ample global supply

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices fell on Tuesday on expectations that a well-supplied global market, including supplies from growing record U.S. production, would be able to absorb disruptions... Read more »

Oil market shrugs off Libya crisis

LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices fell more on Tuesday on expectations that a well-supplied market would be able to absorb disruptions that have cut Libya’s crude production to a... Read more »

Qatar condemns storming of Libya’s eastern Zueitina port

FILE PHOTO: A general view of the Zueitina oil terminal in Zueitina, west of Benghazi April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Esam Omran Al-Fetori DUBAI (Reuters) – Qatar condemned the storming of... Read more »

Sixty killed in Houthi attack on camp in Yemen’s Marib: Saudi state TV

CAIRO (Reuters) – Iran-aligned Houthis attacked a military training camp in the Yemeni city of Marib on Saturday, killing‮ ‬60 military personnel and wounding dozens others, Saudi state television... Read more »

Eastern Libyan protesters close Zueitina oil port

BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) – Eastern Libyan forces closed down major oil ports, a spokesman for an oil protection force allied to eastern-based commander Khalifa Haftar said on Friday, escalating... Read more »

Phase 1 commodity targets likely more than China can chew: analysts

BEIJING/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Commodity traders and analysts are struggling to map out how China will reach the eye-popping amounts it is committing to buy from the United States under... Read more »