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Tesla FireX? Musk ridiculed online for offering to help with California wildfires

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Twitter users have come up with names and even blueprints for something to “help” tackle the raging California wildfires after Elon Musk invited the public to ask Tesla for assistance. Enormous fires visible even from space have gripped the state of California in recent days, forcing tens of thousands to flee. The disaster has already Read More

A better way to 'live forever,' even for nonbillionaires

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CHICAGO (Reuters) – Is there a cure for death? FILE PHOTO: People enjoy a walk at sunset past beach cabin on the pebbled beach in Cayeux-sur-Mer, France, October 13, 2018. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File Photo Some Silicon Valley billionaires are looking for it – or at least a way to extend life spans dramatically, perhaps by hundreds Read More

Leicester players arrive at Thai temple for owner's funeral

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Leicester City footballers have arrived at a Thai temple to pay respects to the club’s owner who died in a helicopter crash last week. Many of the club’s star players – including England defender Harry Maguire, striker Jamie Vardy and goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel – left the UK for Bangkok shortly Leicester beat Cardiff 1-0 on Read More

Steve Gray Appointed as Range Director

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FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — RANGE RESOURCES CORPORATION (NYSE: RRC) announced today that Steve Gray has been appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Gray’s appointment is effective October 30, and was mutually agreed upon by the Company’s Board of Directors and SailingStone Capital Partners, LLC. Mr. Gray will serve on the Board’s Read More

Early bitcoin investors count winnings after volatile decade

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NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) – Seven years ago, Marshall Hayner gave his grandfather one bitcoin, worth about $30. On the paper wallet he fashioned to commemorate the gift, the U.S. entrepreneur and software developer wrote: “Do not open until $100,000.” FILE PHOTO: A collection of Bitcoin (virtual currency) tokens are displayed in this picture illustration taken Read More

FBI looking into whether Tesla deceived investors – report

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Tesla has confirmed that it had provided documents to the Department of Justice amid reports the FBI is probing whether the automaker misled investors by stating and then repeatedly missing its weekly production goals. Less than a month after Elon Musk agreed to step down as Tesla chairman and pay a hefty $20 million to Read More

Dyson chooses Singapore over Britain to build electric car

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LONDON (Reuters) – James Dyson, the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner, has chosen to build his electric car in Singapore to be close to Asian customers, supply chains and a highly skilled workforce. FILE PHOTO: A Dyson logo is seen on one of company’s products presented during an event in Beijing, China Read More

SoftBank's Son cancels Saudi conference speech: sources

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DUBAI/TOYKO (Reuters) – SoftBank Group Corp Chief Executive Masayoshi Son, whose $93 billion Vision Fund drew nearly half its money from Saudi Arabia, canceled a speaking engagement at the kingdom’s investment conference this week, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters. FILE PHOTO: SoftBank Group Corp Chairman and CEO Masayoshi Son speaks during their Read More

Brazil's frontrunner Bolsonaro accused of 'fraud & fake news campaign' ahead of runoff

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Brazil’s trailing Workers Party candidate Fernando Haddad has accused the right-wing Jair Bolsonaro of organizing an illegal multi-million-dollar defamation campaign via WhatsApp ahead of next week’s runoff presidential polls. “We have identified a campaign of slander and defamation via WhatsApp and, given the mass of messages, we know that there was dirty money behind it, Read More