SAN FRANCISCO A former Peruvian first lady was dragged out of a courtroom in San Francisco on Thursday as she cursed a judge's decision to keep her husband, ex-president Alejandro Toledo, in jail pending extradition proceedings.
SAN FRANCISCO The California State Senate voted on Tuesday to pass a bill that would make it much more difficult for gig economy companies like Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc to classify workers as independent contractors rather than employees. | Video
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SHANGHAI/SAN FRANCISCO Tesla Inc has always shown disdain for marketing, with CEO Elon Musk boasting his company does not advertise, instead using the money it would have spent to develop products.
Anthony Levandowski, a pioneer in self-driving car technology, was criminally charged on Tuesday with stealing trade secrets from his former employer Google before joining rival Uber Technologies Inc . | Video
Aug 27 The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday
filed criminal charges accusing Anthony Levandowski, a former
high-ranking engineer at Alphabet Inc, of stealing the
company's self-driving car technology before joining rival Uber
SAN FRANCISCO A Tesla Inc owner has filed a lawsuit against the electric vehicle maker, claiming the company limited the battery range of older vehicles via a software update to avoid a costly recall to fix what plaintiffs allege are defective batteries.
Uber Technologies Inc reported a record $5.2 billion (£4.2 billion) loss and revenue that fell short of Wall Street targets on Thursday as growth in its core ride-hailing business slowed, sending its shares down 6%. | Video