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Musk begins his Twitter ownership with firings, declares the 'bird is free'

Musk begins his Twitter ownership with firings, declares the ‘bird is free’

Musk says the “bird is free” after the $44 billion deal Musk fires Twitter CEO, CFO, policy chief Some Twitter users flag willingness to walk away Poll shows employee job concerns EU warns: “This bird will fly by our rules” Oct 28 (Reuters) – Elon Musk has taken ownership of Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) with brutal …

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Exclusive: Tesla faces US criminal probe over self-driving claims

Exclusive: Tesla faces US criminal probe over self-driving claims

Oct 25 – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) is under criminal investigation in the United States over claims that the company’s electric vehicles can drive themselves, three people familiar with the matter said. The US Department of Justice launched the previously undisclosed probe last year following more than a dozen crashes, some of them fatal, involving Tesla’s …

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EXCLUSIVE Korean auto giant Hyundai investigating child labor in its US supply chain

EXCLUSIVE Korean auto giant Hyundai investigating child labor in its US supply chain

DETROIT, Oct 19 (Reuters) – Hyundai Motor Co (005380.KS), Korea’s top automaker, is investigating child labor violations in its US supply chain and plans to “sever ties” with Hyundai suppliers in Alabama found to have relied on underage workers , the company’s global chief operating officer Jose Munoz told Reuters on Wednesday. A Reuters investigative …

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Biden awards $2.8 billion to boost US minerals output for EV batteries

Biden awards $2.8 billion to boost US minerals output for EV batteries

WASHINGTON, Oct 19 (Reuters) – The Biden administration said on Wednesday it is awarding $2.8 billion in grants to boost US production of electric vehicle batteries and the minerals used to build them, part of a bid to wean the country off supplies from China. Albemarle Corp (ALB.N) is among the 20 manufacturing and processing …

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More US companies charging employees for job training if they quit

More US companies charging employees for job training if they quit

WASHINGTON, Oct 17 (Reuters) – When a Washington state beauty salon charged Simran Bal $1,900 for training after she quit, she was shocked. Not only was Bal a licensed esthetician with no need for instruction, she argued that the trainings were specific to the shop and low quality. Bal’s story mirrors that of dozens of …

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Credit Suisse pays $495 million to settle legacy US case

Credit Suisse pays $495 million to settle legacy US case

Settlement ends bank’s largest outstanding RMBS case Credit Suisse says settlement is fully covered by provisions The bank still has five cases to resolve Expects to resolve outstanding cases in next six months ZURICH, Oct 17 (Reuters) – Credit Suisse (CSGN.S) has agreed to pay $495 million to settle a case related to mortgage-linked investments …

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BlackRock assets fall below $8, profit beats on strong ETF demand

BlackRock assets fall below $8, profit beats on strong ETF demand

Oct 13 (Reuters) – BlackRock Inc (BLK.N) posted a smaller-than-expected drop in quarterly profit on Thursday as strong demand for exchange-traded funds and other low-risk products cushioned the hit to fee income from a global market rout, but its assets under management fell below expectations. The threat of a recession, surging interest rates and the …

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