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U.S. prosecutors charge three men in $364 million Ponzi scheme

19 Sep 2018

WASHINGTON Federal prosecutors have accused three men of portraying themselves as investment professionals and using a phony portfolio of consumer debt to defraud hundreds of unwary investors out of tens of millions of dollars as part of a $364 million Ponzi scheme.

Trump accuses Sessions of hurting U.S. Republican congressional races

04 Sep 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday launched a fresh attack on Attorney General Jeff Sessions, accusing him of jeopardizing the chances of re-election for two Republican congressmen by bringing criminal charges against them just before the midterm elections.

On Labor Day, Trump hits back at largest union leader

04 Sep 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Labor Day hit back at Richard Trumka, president of the United States' largest federation of labour unions, after Trumka said on Sunday that the president's policies had hurt American workers. | Video

Drones and stakeouts: how Tesla 'haters' put pressure on CEO Musk

30 Aug 2018

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON An online army of skeptics and amateur sleuths that has spent years promoting bets against Tesla Inc senses an opportunity to renew pressure on the electric carmaker after the failure of Chief Executive Elon Musk’s plan to take it private. | Video

Musk's U-turn on Tesla deal could intensify his legal, regulatory woes

27 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk's decision to abruptly abandon a plan to take his electric carmaker private will not resolve his mounting regulatory and legal woes, and may even make them worse, some securities lawyers said.

RPT-Musk's U-turn on Tesla deal could intensify his legal, regulatory woes

27 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON, Aug 26 Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk's decision to abruptly abandon a plan to take his electric carmaker private will not resolve his mounting regulatory and legal woes, and may even make them worse, some securities lawyers said.

RPT-Musk's U-turn on Tesla deal could intensify his legal, regulatory woes

27 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON, Aug 26 Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk's decision to abruptly abandon a plan to take his electric carmaker private will not resolve his mounting regulatory and legal woes, and may even make them worse, some securities lawyers said.

SEC to review decision rejecting bitcoin ETFs

24 Aug 2018

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Thursday it will review a decision by its staff to block nine bitcoin-based exchange-traded funds from coming to market.

'Fintechs' sound cautious note on offer of U.S. bank charter

14 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON Financial technology companies that lend online are sounding a cautious note on a U.S. banking regulator's plan to offer them special federal charters because of concerns over legal challenges and requirements that are more onerous than expected.

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