Twitch, a live-streaming giant, comes under scrutiny after Buffalo shooting

Gabby Jones/Bloomberg/Getty Images CNN Business — Twitch, the livestreaming giant popular among video gamers, has been thrust into the national spotlight after the suspect in the Buffalo grocery store mass shooting tried to broadcast the attack on the platform. Twitch removed the livestream less than two minutes after the violence began on Saturday, a spokesperson … Read more

Stock Market Today: Dow Futures Rise, Tech Outperforms, China Lockdowns to Ease

text size Fed Chair Jerome Powell is one of six officials from the central bank speaking Tuesday. Tim Williams/Getty Images Stocks rose as China moved to curb Covid-19 lockdowns that have threatened global disruption, with a wave of US economic data and Federal Reserve speakers in the day ahead as investors continue to focus on … Read more

Atlassian: Tech companies tipped to face more share market pain

Atlassian and other technology companies have already endured months of pain on the share market, but experts warn there is more to come. Tech companies such as Australian-founded Atlassian are nursing deep wounds after months of pain on the sharemarket, and experts are warning the damage could get worse before they bounce back. Atlassian, founded … Read more

Stock Market Today: Dow Wavered, Oil Prices Slipped After Weak Chinese Data

text size Stocks have sold off in recent weeks amid investor worries over inflation and growth. Ed Jones/AFP via Getty Images The stock market was mostly lower Monday, as investors digested a rally to close out last week. Markets are awaiting economic data out Tuesday. Tea Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up 27 points, or … Read more

Madrid nurses on indefinite strike against temp work, poor conditions

For a week now, 11,000 doctors and health workers in Madrid, Spain’s capital and most densely populated region, have been striking in defense of staffing levels and services, as well as for better pay and conditions in the sector. Around the world, strikes are erupting against conditions created by over two years of the COVID-19 … Read more

Russia down satellite internet in Ukraine: Western officials | Russia-Ukraine war News

Officials say Moscow was behind cyberattack that caused a communication blackout in central Europe. Russia was behind a massive cyberattack against a satellite internet network that took thousands of modems offline at the onset of the war in Ukraine, the United States, Britain, Canada and the European Union have said. The digital assault against Viasat’s … Read more

US, Western Europe freight over uncertain Ukraine war endgame

WASHINGTON (AP) — An interminable and unwinnable war in Europe? That’s what NATO leaders fear and are bracing for as Russia’s war in Ukraine grinds into its third month with little sign of a decisive military victory for either side and no resolution in sight. The possibility of a stalemate is fueling concerns that Ukraine … Read more

Live updates | Pipeline operator stops gas in 1 Ukraine hub

Ukraine’s natural gas pipeline operator has stopped Russian shipments through a key hub in the east of the country. Wednesday’s move was the first time natural gas supply has been affected by the war that began in February. It may force Russia to shift flows of its gas through territory controlled by Ukraine to reach … Read more

Belarus is moving special forces to border with Ukraine

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba speaks during a joint news conference with German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock, in Kyiv, Ukraine, on May 10. (Valentyn Ogirenko/Reuters) German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock had an “open, friendly conversation with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, together with Dutch Foreign Minister Hoekstra, “a source in the German delegation said. “The conversation … Read more