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LONDON | The Latest: German government approves Brexit legislation

LONDON  — The Latest on political turmoil in Britain (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Germany’s Cabinet has approved legislation to protect British residents’ rights in the country in the event of a no-deal Brexit and to make the country a more attractive location for banks seeking to relocate. Chancellor Angela Merkel’s spokesman, Steffen Seibert, said … Continue reading LONDON | The Latest: German government approves Brexit legislation

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Justices seem open to Apple app case going ahead

WASHINGTON— The Latest on Supreme Court arguments over iPhone apps (all times local): 11:20 a.m. The Supreme Court sounds open to allowing a lawsuit to go forward that claims Apple has unfairly monopolized the market for the sale of iPhone apps. The court has heard arguments in Apple’s effort to shut down an antitrust lawsuit. … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Justices seem open to Apple app case going ahead

PHOENIX | Democratic candidates focus on health care as midterms near

PHOENIX — In a windowless conference room, Republican Senate candidate Martha McSally was asking executives at a small crane manufacturing company how the GOP tax cut has helped their business when one woman said: “I want to ask you a question about health care.” Marylea Evans recounted how, decades ago, her husband had been unable … Continue reading PHOENIX | Democratic candidates focus on health care as midterms near

Shareholders must vote on Musk’s return as Tesla chairman

If Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants to return as chairman, shareholders will have to vote on it. The requirement is detailed in a court brief filed jointly on Thursday by Tesla and the Securities and Exchange Commission. The brief was required by a federal judge who must approve a securities fraud settlement reached with Musk … Continue reading Shareholders must vote on Musk’s return as Tesla chairman

WASHINGTON | Trump asks SEC to consider ending required quarterly reports

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says he’s asking federal regulators to consider scrapping the requirement for public companies to report quarterly results, after business executives told him twice-yearly reports would make better economic sense. In a tweet early Friday, Trump said that after speaking with several top business leaders, he’s asking the Securities and Exchange … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump asks SEC to consider ending required quarterly reports