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Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday

Dec. 28, 2018 10:02 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday: Tesla (TSLA) Tesla named two independent board members as part of a settlement with regulators who demanded oversight of CEO Elon Musk. Sears (SHLDQ) Sears faced an end-of-day deadline to avoid going out of business after 130 years....

Dutch court refuses to order criminal tobacco investigation

Dec. 6, 2018 8:25 AM EST

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch appeals court on Thursday refused to order public prosecutors to open a criminal investigation of tobacco companies, in a major setback for anti-smoking activists. In a written ruling that upheld an earlier decision by prosecutors not to open an investigation, The...

Marlboro maker Altria the latest big company to explore pot

Dec. 4, 2018 8:06 PM EST

The maker of Marlboro cigarettes is joining some of the biggest names in beer in exploring the budding cannabis marketplace. Altria Group Inc., which owns Philip Morris USA, is the latest big company to show interest in marijuana. Late Monday, Canadian medical marijuana company Cronos Group Inc. confirmed talks...