Illinois father arrested and facing charges for allegedly sexually abusing, battering his own child

A father in Illinois is facing several criminal charges after his child accused him of physical and sexual abuse. Lake Villa resident Ariel Carrasco was arrested on Wednesday after his child told school officials they were molested and battered by him. The minor said the incidents took place between December 2022 and March 2023. Police … Read more

Fed Facing A Blurrier Outlook As It Meets To Weigh Rate Increase

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is grappling with a hazier economic picture clouded by turmoil in the banking industry and still-high inflation just as it meets to decide whether to keep raising interest rates or declare a pause. Yet the Fed will not only have to decide whether to extend its year-long streak of … Read more

California weather: How residents are facing the onslaught of flooding, downpours and rough winds as the season’s 12th atmospheric river takes aim

CNN  —  Brightly colored toys buried in mud. Brown murky water where cars once parked. Family photos floating through a neighborhood. This is what one Southern California community looked like last week, lifelong Ventura resident Angie Thompson said, after the state’s 11th atmospheric river this winter wrought hurricane-like winds and catastrophic flooding. “We’re tired,” Monterey … Read more

Britons facing ‘disastrous decade’ – report — RT Business News

Households will get poorer and pay more tax over the coming years, a think tank projects Real wages in the UK will not return to their 2008 level until 2026 despite an easing of inflation, the Resolution Foundation, an independent think tank, reported this week in its analysis of the new budget. According to the report, … Read more

Facing Arrest Warrant, Russian President Putin Visits Annexed Crimea

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin traveled to Crimea to mark the ninth anniversary of the Black Sea peninsula’s annexation from Ukraine on Saturday, the day after the International Criminal Court issued an arrest warrant for the Russian leader accusing him of war crimes. Russian state news agency RIA Novosti said Putin visited … Read more

People and the planet are facing unprecedented challenges. Nature is the solution

The opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not represent in any way the editorial position of Euronews. The local waste company in Odder, Denmark, has found an innovative way to reduce the amount of garden waste that has to be transported and processed into compost: they work with local … Read more

Are the problems facing Credit Suisse and SVB related?

Credit Suisse’s shares were trading down nearly 22% in Zurich on Wednesday, and the cost of buying insurance against the risk of a Credit Suisse default hit a new record high, according to S&P Global Market Intelligence. The crash spilled over into other European banking shares, with French and German banks such as BNP Paribas, … Read more

Germany facing LNG shortage – official — RT Business News

The EU’s biggest economy is a long way from replacing Russian pipeline supplies, data shows Germany could be facing a shortage of liquefied natural gas (LNG) next winter as volumes secured under existing contracts are falling short of demand in the country, Bild am Sonntag reported on Sunday, citing Mark Helfrich, a member of the … Read more