Elon Musk: Tesla worker admitted to sabotage

Elon Musk: Tesla worker admitted to sabotage

Tesla’s attempt to ramp up Model 3 production may have hit a new stumbling block — employee sabotage. In an email to Tesla employees late Sunday night, CEO Elon Musk says that an unnamed employee admitted to sabotaging the company’s Freemont, California plant. The problem comes as Tesla scrambles to boost production of its Model […]

Intel has paths around Trump's China tariffs, analysts say

Intel has paths around Trump's China tariffs, analysts say

(Reuters) – Intel Corp, the world’s biggest chipmaker by revenue and a prominent U.S. manufacturer, could avoid the most severe effects of a new list of Chinese tariffs proposed by U.S. President Donald Trump by shifting its production among its facilities, analysts said Monday. FILE PHOTO: The Intel logo is shown at E3, the world’s […]

California Today: The LA Times's New Owner Takes the Helm

California Today: The LA Times's New Owner Takes the Helm

Good morning. (Want to get California Today by email? Here’s the sign-up.) LOS ANGELES — After years of turmoil and out-of-town management, The Los Angeles Times is returning to local ownership. Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong, the billionaire biotech entrepreneur who in February announced he would buy the paper — and The San Diego Union-Tribune — for […]

Flights delayed again at CLT, leaving frustrated passengers to wonder: What happened?

Flights delayed again at CLT, leaving frustrated passengers to wonder: What happened?

Passengers on flights headed to Charlotte Douglas International Airport faced delays and frustration Sunday, as technical problems with one of American Airlines’ regional carriers continued. Flights coming to the airport were placed under ground stops for hours Sunday, once in the morning and again in the afternoon ending at 4 p.m., according to the Federal […]

Airport-to-city tunnel in works for Chicago

Airport-to-city tunnel in works for Chicago

CHICAGO — Entrepreneur Elon Musk wants to build a high-speed transportation system that will whisk people between downtown Chicago and O’Hare International Airport at speeds of up to 150 mph and said last week that it could be operational in about three years. Musk joined Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Thursday to formally announce that […]

American to pay $45M to settle airfare collusion lawsuit

American to pay $45M to settle airfare collusion lawsuit

NEW YORK (AP) — American Airlines has agreed to pay $45 million to settle a lawsuit that says it and other major U.S. airlines colluded to drive up the price of airfares. In settling the case, American denied any wrongdoing. The company, in a statement, said fighting the case in court would be costly. Earlier […]

California officials move to reject court ruling on coffee and cancer risk

California officials move to reject court ruling on coffee and cancer risk

LOS ANGELES — California officials bucked a recent court ruling Friday and offered reassurance to concerned coffee drinkers that their fix won’t give them cancer. The unprecedented action by the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment to propose a regulation to essentially clear coffee of the stigma that it could pose a toxic risk followed […]

Recode Daily: Facebook's communications chief Elliot Schrage exits

Recode Daily: Facebook's communications chief Elliot Schrage exits

Facebook’s policy and communications head, Elliot Schrage, is stepping down after a decade with the social media giant. Schrage will stay on to help hire his replacement before transitioning to the role of an adviser to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg. He has been criticized for the company’s response to the Cambridge […]

AT&T Closes Acquisition of Time Warner

AT&T Closes Acquisition of Time Warner

AT&T announced it had completed its $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner on Thursday, shortly after the Justice Department said it would not seek an injunction to stop the deal. The merger gives AT&T a vast media and entertainment portfolio belonging to Time Warner, including HBO and CNN, rights to major sports leagues and valuable […]

Saudis Say Deal to Gradually Boost OPEC Output `Inevitable'

Saudis Say Deal to Gradually Boost OPEC Output `Inevitable'

Saudi Arabia’s oil minister said it’s “inevitable” that OPEC and its allies will agree to boost oil output gradually, giving the most definitive signal yet that the cartel will alleviate high prices for consumers. “I think we’ll come to an agreement that satisfies most importantly the market,” Khalid Al-Falih told reporters in Moscow on Thursday, […]

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