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Viasat, Myovant rise; Tesla, Twitter fall

Oct. 03, 2022 16:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Tesla Inc., down $22.85 to $242.40. The electric vehicle maker’s third-quarter delivery figures disappointed Wall Street. Exxon Mobil Corp., up $4.61 to $91.92. Energy stocks gained ground along with rising U.S. crude oil prices. ...

Wall Street soars toward best day in months, S&P 500 up 3%

Oct. 03, 2022 15:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street is roaring into October, and stocks are rallying toward their best day in months Monday as falling bond yields ease some of the pressure that’s battered markets. The S&P 500 was 3% higher in afternoon trading, the latest swing for a scattershot...

US auto sales to fall a bit in 3Q, even with September gains

Oct. 03, 2022 15:34 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — New vehicle sales in the U.S. are expected to have fallen slightly in the third quarter, even with improvement in September. But there are warning signs that consumers' appetite for expensive new cars, trucks and SUVs may be waning. Edmunds.com says it expects sales...

What if Musk loses the Twitter case but defies the court?

Oct. 03, 2022 13:53 PM EDT

Twitter wants a Delaware court to order Elon Musk to buy the social media service for $44 billion, as he promised back in April. But what if a judge makes that ruling and Musk balks? The Tesla billionaire's reputation for dismissing government pronouncements has some worried that he...

Tesla sales bounce back in Q3 but fall short of estimates

Oct. 02, 2022 13:11 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Tesla’s sales rose 35% in the July-September period compared to the second quarter as the company's huge factory in China got past supply chain issues and pandemic restrictions. The electric vehicle and solar panel company said Sunday it sold 343,830 cars and...

Tesla robot walks, waves, but doesn't show off complex tasks

Oct. 01, 2022 09:45 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — An early prototype of Tesla Inc.'s proposed Optimus humanoid robot slowly and awkwardly walked onto a stage, turned, and waved to a cheering crowd at the company's artificial intelligence event Friday. But the basic tasks by the robot with exposed wires and...

Musk and Twitter CEO Agrawal were briefly pals, texts show

Sep. 30, 2022 00:14 AM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Newly disclosed text messages between Elon Musk and Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal showed that the two men briefly bonded in the spring over their love of engineering — at least until Musk publicly tweeted this message early on April 9: ‘ Is Twitter dying? ’” ...

Fentanyl features in Colorado's first gubernatorial debate

Sep. 28, 2022 23:31 PM EDT

PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) — Colorado’s Democratic governor, Jared Polis, and his GOP challenger, Heidi Ganahl, offered differing versions of the state with the economy, crime, education and post-pandemic recovery among the top issues in their first debate Wednesday night. Ganahl, a...

In court brief, Musk says the SEC is unlawfully muzzling him

Sep. 28, 2022 09:46 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. Securities regulators are unlawfully muzzling Tesla CEO Elon Musk, violating his free speech rights by continually trying to enforce a 2018 securities fraud settlement, Musk's lawyer contends in a court brief. The document, filed late Tuesday with the federal...

Prototype electric airplane takes first flight

Sep. 27, 2022 19:25 PM EDT

MOSES LAKE, Wash. (AP) — A prototype, all-electric airplane took its first flight Tuesday morning in central Washington state. The Seattle Times reports that if the Federal Aviation Administration eventually certifies the small airplane to carry passengers, it could become the...