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Talking Biz News Today – May 12, 2022

May 12, 2022

Posted by Mariam Ahmed

Some of Thursday’s top business news stories:

The Associated Press

California lays out plan to drastically cut fossil fuel use, by Kathleen Ronayne

Crypto comes to Washington. Will the millions buy influence?, by Brian Slodysko and Fatima Hussein


Google announces new smartphones, a watch and tablet at its I/O developer conference, by Rishi Iyengar and Rachel Metz

Tesla’s stock slide raises doubts about Elon Musk’s Twitter purchase, by Paul R. La Monica

The Wall Street Journal

Disney Reports Jump in Disney+ Subscribers in Latest Quarter, by Robbie Whelan

SoftBank Reports $13 Billion Annual Loss, Hit by Tech-Share Slump, by Megumi Fujikawa


Bitcoin plunges below $27,000, erases 2021 gains as crypto sell-off intensifies, by Ryan Browne

Apple is no longer the world’s most valuable company, by Kif Leswing


Nasdaq falls more than 3% as U.S. inflation data gives little relief to investors, by Caroline Valetkevitch

Apple supplier Foxconn sees challenges ahead in China COVID curbs, inflation, by Yimou Lee and Sarah Wu

News about business journalism:

National Press Foundation names international trade fellows

E&E News hires Plautz to cover the West

Detroit News hires Livengood from Crain’s Detroit

WSJ hires USA Today’s Gilbertson to be its travel columnist

WSJ hires Passy as travel beat reporter

Sapunar to cover business for the Salt Lake Tribune

DeRosa swaps Hearst for Law360

Insider hires Davis as director of business news

Vogue Business names McGregor senior European editor















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