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Todays Top Business News
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Judge approves Takata's U.S. bankruptcy plan
35 minutes ago
WILMINGTON, Del. (Reuters) - Takata Corp's U.S. unit received court approval for its bankruptcy exit plan, a plaintiffs' law firm said on Saturday, clearing the way for a $1.6 billion sale of Takata assets and providing compensation for those injured by the company's deadly air bags.
[From Reuters: Business News]
Tesla delays, tax credit concerns spur sales of Chevy Bolts
2 hours ago
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Some potential buyers of Tesla's long-delayed Model 3 sedan are concerned that they will miss out on big federal tax breaks and are looking for alternatives, including General Motors Co's Chevrolet Bolt, according to postings by would-be Tesla buyers on websites and interviews with GM dealers.
[From Reuters: Business News]
Exclusive: Indian banks may take more than $3 billion hit from PNB fraud - ta...
2 hours ago
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian banks could take a hit of more than $3 billion from loans and corporate guarantees provided to diamond companies at the center of a massive alleged fraud at the state-run Punjab National Bank, the tax department has estimated.
[From Reuters: Business News]
Once near death, Tropicana now No. 2 casino in Atlantic City
by By WAYNE PARRY
2 hours ago
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Ten years ago, Atlantic City's Tropicana casino was on the verge of death, having been stripped of its casino license after its then-owners laid off vast swaths of the workforce, leading to filthy rooms, insect infestations, hourlong waits for slot machine payouts and food and drink orders that often never arrived....
[From AP Top Business News at 11:32 a.m. EST]
Even as markets shook, many investors held steady
by By STAN CHOE
4 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- This month's sell-off for stocks marked the first big test of investors' mettle in years. And many ended up doing exactly what the experts were recommending: hold steady....
[From AP Top Business News at 11:32 a.m. EST]
Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau begins weeklong India visit
4 hours ago
NEW DELHI (AP) -- Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrived in India on Saturday for a weeklong visit aimed at enhancing business ties between the two countries....
[From AP Top Business News at 11:32 a.m. EST]
UK prime minister seeks post-Brexit EU security alliance
by By GEIR MOULSON and DAVID RISING
7 hours ago
MUNICH (AP) -- British Prime Minister Theresa May urged her country's European Union partners on Saturday not to let "rigid institutional restrictions" get in the way of a wide-ranging post-Brexit security alliance, warning that there would be "damaging real-world consequences" if none can be agreed....
[From AP Top Business News at 11:32 a.m. EST]
Indictment: Social media firms got played by Russian agents
by By MATT O'BRIEN and MAE ANDERSON
13 hours ago
Friday's election-interference indictment brought by Robert Mueller, the U.S. special counsel, underscores how thoroughly social-media companies like Facebook and Twitter were played by Russian propagandists....
[From AP Top Business News at 11:32 a.m. EST]
The Latest: 13 Russians accused of plot to disrupt election
16 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on the indictments in the special counsel's Russia probe (all times local):...
[From AP Top Business News at 11:32 a.m. EST]
Facebook forges ahead with kids app despite expert criticism
by By BARBARA ORTUTAY
18 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Facebook is forging ahead with its messaging app for kids, despite child experts who have pressed the company to shut it down and others who question Facebook's financial support of some advisers who approved of the app....
[From AP Top Business News at 11:32 a.m. EST]
Stock volatility: back with a bang and here to stay
18 hours ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock markets are unlikely to return to the unusually calm conditions seen last year, even though equities have already recovered more than half the ground lost in the recent selloff and traders have rapidly dialed down fear.
[From Reuters: Business News]
ADM, Syngenta settle lawsuit over biotech corn exports to China
18 hours ago
CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. grain merchant Archer Daniels Midland Co has settled a lawsuit with Syngenta over the seed company's launch of a biotech corn strain that roiled grain exports to China, according to regulatory documents filed on Friday.
[From Reuters: Business News]
Exclusive: GE exploring industrial gas engine business sale - sources
19 hours ago
(Reuters) - General Electric Co is exploring a sale of its industrial gas engine business that could be worth as much as $2 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.
[From Reuters: Business News]
U.S. seeks to block AT&T from citing Trump opposition in merger lawsuit
19 hours ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice on Friday moved to prevent AT&T Inc from arguing that politics played a role in the government's decision to stop its merger with Time Warner Inc , a deal that President Donald Trump had publicly criticized.
[From Reuters: Business News]
Food box idea draws criticism from Democrats, advocates
by By JULIET LINDERMAN
21 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration is pushing what it calls a "bold new approach to nutrition assistance": replacing the traditional cash-on-a-card that food stamp recipients currently get with a pre-assembled box of canned foods and other shelf-stable goods dubbed "America's Harvest Box."...
[From AP Top Business News at 11:32 a.m. EST]
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