In China’s’zero-Covid’ lockdowns, a daughter’s struggle to get her father medicine hits a nerve

In China’s’zero-Covid’ lockdowns, a daughter’s struggle to get her father medicine hits a nerve

Editor’s Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Meanwhile in China newsletter, a three-times-a-week update exploring what you need to know about the country’s rise and how it impacts the world. Sign up here. CNN — — What was meant to be a simple errand, a daughter driving her aging father to the … Read more

The Average Electric Car Now Costs $ 54,000

Photo:: Christopher Furlong ((Getty Images) The average cost of buying an electric car is now $ 10,000 more than purchasing a gas-powered vehicle, Japanese lawmakers want to cut targets for zero-emission vehicles, and the Hyundai Ioniq 5. All that and more in The Morning Shift for June 27, 2022. 1st Gear: The Average Cost of … Read more

The Average Electric Car Now Costs $ 54,000

Photo:: Christopher Furlong ((Getty Images) The average cost of buying an electric car is now $ 10,000 more than purchasing a gas-powered vehicle, Japanese lawmakers want to cut targets for zero-emission vehicles, and the Hyundai Ioniq 5. All that and more in The Morning Shift for June 27, 2022. 1st Gear: The Average Cost of … Read more

‘I’ve never experienced pain like that’: Influencers recount harrowing experiences with Daily Harvest crumbles, blast company’s handling of recall

CNN — — Instagram-friendly meal kit service Daily Harvest is facing a firestorm of online backlash over the voluntary recall of one of its products, after a slew of people who consumed it reported becoming ill with mysterious symptoms, including extremely elevated liver enzymes. The direct-to-consumer brand has long utilized a network of online influencers … Read more

Russia’pouring fire’ on Ukrainian city as offensive mounts

SLOVIANSK, Ukraine (AP) — Russia was mounting an all-out assault on the last Ukrainian stronghold in the eastern Luhansk region, “pouring fire” on the city of Lysychansk from the ground and air, the local governor said Monday, as Western leaders met to discuss ways of bolstering support for Kyiv. Luhansk Gov. Serhiy Haidai said Russian … Read more

Premarket: Price cap on Russian oil could shake up the market

A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here. You can listen to an audio version of the newsletter by clicking the same link. London CNN Business — — Europe and the United States have barred the import of Russian oil to … Read more

US and allies look for ways to’starve’ Russia of energy revenues as Zelensky speaks to G7

Telfs-Buchen, Austria CNN — — President Joe Biden and fellow world leaders, huddling in the Bavarian Alps, heard Monday from Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky as they mull the next phase of his country’s grinding war with Russia. The conflict has been at the center of the Group of 7 summit being held inside a century-old … Read more

G-7 set to back pursuing Russian oil price cap, tariff hikes

ELMAU, Germany (AP) — The Group of Seven economic powers are set to announce an agreement to pursue a price cap on Russian oil, aiming to curb Moscow’s energy revenues, a US official said Monday. The move is part of a joint effort of support for Ukraine that includes raising tariffs on Russian goods and … Read more

Destruction everywhere, help scarce after Afghanistan quake

GAYAN, Afghanistan (AP) — When the ground heaved from last week’s earthquake in Afghanistan, Nahim Gul’s stone-and-mud house collapsed on top of him. He doesn’t know how many hours of digging passed before he caught a glimpse of their bodies under the ruins. They were dead. He doesn’t know how many hours of digging passed … Read more

Did corporate greed fuel inflation? It’s not biggest culprit

WASHINGTON (AP) — Furious about surging prices at the gas station and the supermarket, many consumers feel they know just where to cast blame: On greedy companies that relentlessly jack up prices and pocket the profits. Responding to that sentiment, the Democratic-led House of Representatives last month passed on a party-line vote — most Democrats … Read more