Improving the US-Saudi Relationship Is Key to Stabilizing Oil Markets

Text size An employee at the Khurais Processing Department in the Khurais oil field in Saudi Arabia. Maya Siddiqui/Bloomberg About the authors: David H.Rundell is the author of Vision or Mirage, Saudi Arabia at the Crossroads and a former chief of mission at the US in Riyadh. Ambassador Michael Gfoeller is a former political advisor … Read more

Texas school shooting: A dying Uvalde teacher was on the phone with her husband — a school police officer whose boss decided not to enter her classroom, report says

CNN — In the 77 minutes of bloodshed at a Texas elementary school, teacher Eva Mireles spent some of her final breaths on the phone with her husband, telling him she was dying, a Uvalde County official told The New York Times. But her husband – school district police officer Ruben Ruiz – wasn’t able … Read more

Stocks Fall, Oil Prices Gain as EU Commits to Partial Russian Crude Ban

US stocks fell on Tuesday, resuming their downward trajectory after last week’s rally, while a pledge among European Union leaders to curb oil purchases from Russia lifted crude prices. The S&P 500 dropped about 0.6% in morning trading, a day after US markets were closed for Memorial Day. The benchmark index had risen 0.6% for … Read more