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Elon Musk seems to beg Tesla's board to save him from himself

Tesla short sellers received a sizable payday hours after The New York Times published an eye-opening interview with an emotional Elon Musk , the electr...


Nvidia Q219 results: record revenue from all platforms

NVIDIA's shares took up to a 5% hit following a drop in GPU interested from the cryptocurrency mining market. That would fall short of analysts' average est...


Trump Asks SEC to Review Practicality of Quarterly Corporate Reports

Many U.K. businesses have shifted to a six-month reporting schedule after the country's regulators eased requirements for quarterly reports . The SEC requi...


NAFTA Talks Hit One-Year Mark as Trump Keeps Canada Hanging

Adam Austen, a spokesman for Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland, who is leading NAFTA trade talks for Canada , said the minister was in regular contac...


Two Serie A matches postponed after Genoa bridge collapse

Cardinal Bagnasco told the mourners that Pope Francis had called him Friday evening to express closeness to all those suffering. Among the coffins was that of a...


Watchdog subpoenas Tesla over Musk go-private tweet

On Wednesday, news of a Tesla subpoena hit the market, served by the only and only SEC. Musk also tweeted late Monday night he was working with Goldman Sa...


Tesla's Musk says stress, overwork taking heavy toll

Musk told the Times on Thursday that he has been under vast pressure from his workload. In the interview , Mr Musk revealed he had sacrificed family mile...


Trump Says U.S. Won't Pay Turkey for Pastor's Release

The Turkish lira has lost almost 40 percent of its value against the dollar this year. "They should have given him back a long time ago, and Turkey has in m...


Turkish finance ministry says credit channels to remain open

China said that a delegation led by its vice commerce minister would travel to the United States for talks on August 21 and 22, raising hopes that Beiji...


Google not close to launching censored search engine in China

Google services, including its search engine, Gmail and Google Drive, are all blocked in China . China has the world's largest Internet audience but has frus...


U.S. stocks rise as Turkey worries ease, Companies & Markets News & Top Stories

The S&P 500 posted 23 new 52-week highs and three new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 86 new highs and 71 new lows. The Nasdaq composite added 51.19 p...


Turkey and France agree to work together against U.S. economic moves

Global investors have been anxious by Turkey's high levels of foreign debt and Erdogan's refusal to allow the central bank to raise interest rates to support th...


Turkish lira firms despite US warning of more sanctions

The currency has recovered from record lows earlier this week. With Turkey's economy already in a downward spiral, the president's treasury secretary, Steve...


Qatar pledges $15 billion to invest in Turkey

Before he spoke, the lira strengthened more than 3 percent, despite signs that the dispute with the United States is as wide as ever. The crisis has prompte...


US sanctions hurting its own reputation | Turkey

Russian Federation hopes that a reasonable approach will prevail in worldwide relations and countries will return to a depoliticized dialogue, Lavrov said. In r...


Trump says his steel tariffs will save the US industry

The Trump administration in January announced it was imposing "Safeguard tariffs" over four years, with a 30 percent tariff in the first year reduced gradually ...


Bitcoin falls through $6,000 mark as cryptocurrencies suffer

Many digital currencies lost witnessed losses from 30 to 40 percent of their price within 12 days. It was last down 3.5 percent at $6,036.74. YTD Bitcoin ha...


Turkish firms cancel iPhone orders amid USA products boycott

Tariffs were also doubled on goods such as cosmetics, rice and coal. Erdogan said on Tuesday the country will boycott U.S. electronic goods in response to...


U.S. threatens more Turkey sanctions if pastor not freed

The lira has lost almost 40 percent of its value against the dollar this year, driven by worries over Erdogan's growing influence on the economy and his refusal...


Court rejects appeal for American pastor's release from detention, Turkish media says

A slide in the value of the Turkish lira turned into a rout last Friday when US President Donald Trump tweeted that his administration was doubling aluminiu...


U.S., China to Resume Trade Talks as Tariffs Bite

China will dispatch Vice Commerce Minister Wang Shouwen to the U.S. for trade talks in late August, the first official exchanges since earlier negotiations brok...


Canopy Growth (CGC) Stock: Flying On C$5 Billion Investment

It is targeting C$1 billion in overseas acquisitions over the next six to 12 months, Canopy Chief Executive Bruce Linton said on the call. Just a couple of ...


Erdogan says Turkey will boycott United States electronics, lira steadies

Turkey has been rocked in recent days by a sharp decline in the value of its lira after US President Donald Trump tweeted last Friday that Washington was do...


Genoa bridge collapse: 35 dead as minister calls for resignations

Some of the debris that rained down from the bridge landed in a dry stream bed, while other wreckage came crashing down perilously close to apartment buildings....


United Kingdom inflation RISES for first time in 2018 - ‘Cost of living SQUEEZE’

In England, house prices increased by 2.7% over the year to June, taking the average property value there to £245,000. The Consumer Price Index rose to 2.5 ...