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Payday is here for Elon Musk

Tesla’s CEO has cleared a milestone that will allow him to buy 1.7 million company shares at a much lower than market price, making a paper profit of more than $700 million. Claudia Assis...

Talking Biz News Today — May 29, 2020

Some of Friday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Debate over $600 in jobless aid to intensify as claims rise, by Christopher Rugaber VW spending $2.2B to expand in China’s electric car market, by...

Talking Biz News Today — May 28, 2020

Some of Thursday’s top business news stories: Associated Press CEO pay has topped $12.3M. Can it keep rising post-pandemic?, by Stan Choe Boeing cuts 12,000 jobs, resumes production of grounded jet, by David Koenig...

Uber and Lyft drivers sue New York

Drivers from Uber and Lyft are suing New York state for refusing or delaying unemployment payments. Sonia Moghe reported the news for CNN: A federal lawsuit alleges that New York State has refused to...

Talking Biz News Today — May 27, 2020

Some of Wednesday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Congress shifts attention to overhauling small-business aid, by Andrew Taylor, Lisa Mascaro Citgo sues Miami firm over millions lost in Venezuela fraud, by Joshua Goodman...