Love Songs and Tear Gas in a Tense Sudan Ramadan

KHARTOUM, Sudan — Friday night by the Nile, and a love song wafted on the warm breeze that blew across Tuti Island, a crescent of land at the confluence of…

Your Thursday Briefing: Russia Cuts Gas Supplies

Good morning. A gas crisis looms over Europe, anger grows in Shanghai and Singapore executes an intellectually disabled man. Infrastructure: Ukrainians are blowing up their own bridges and dams in…

Poland and Bulgaria are receiving gas from EU neighbors, European Commission president says

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen makes a statement in Brussels, Belgium, on April 27, following the decision by Russian energy giant Gazprom to halt gas shipments to Poland…

Biden to Allow Higher-Ethanol E15 Gas to Be Sold All Summer

WASHINGTON — President Biden will announce on Tuesday a suspension of a summertime ban on sales of higher-ethanol gasoline blends, a move that White House officials said was aimed at…

Biden Officials Weigh Russian Oil Ban as Gas Prices Soar

But that cross-border cooperation could stop with oil. Chancellor Olaf Scholz of Germany said his country could not simply turn off the spigot. “Europe has deliberately exempted energy supplies from…

Ontario Town Still Searching for Answers in Gas Leak Explosion

It’s not a disaster scene like those left by the recent destructive flooding or wildfires in British Columbia. But the effects of an explosion last August in Wheatley, Ontario, have…