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Apple announces ‘speed’ event next week, new iPhones expected

Apple Inc AAPL.O said on Tuesday it would hold a special event on Oct. 13, which most analysts believe will be used to unveil new iPhones with 5G capabilities. Apple

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Southwest flight attendants reject call for pay cuts, urge federal aid

CHICAGO – The union representing Southwest Airlines’ LUV.N flight attendants on Tuesday rejected management’s call for negotiated pay cuts to avoid furloughs and renewed calls for more airline aid from

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GE receives notice from U.S. regulator of possible civil action

General Electric said on Tuesday it has received a notice from U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission staff, warning that the company could face a civil action for possible violations of

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Tesla’s quarterly report could land Musk another $3 billion

Tesla’s TSLA.O upcoming quarterly report could put another $3 billion (£2.32 billion) in Chief Executive Elon Musk’s pocket. The electric car maker on Tuesday saw the six-month average of its

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McAfee software creator jailed in Spain, sources say

BARCELONA – John McAfee, an anti-virus software creator indicted for fraud in the United States, was in a Spanish jail on Tuesday pending extradition procedures after being arrested in Barcelona

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Torn U.S. tech investors debate buy or sell in wake of shakeout

NEW YORK – Investors are grappling with how to play heavyweight U.S. technology shares, which are trading well above long-term valuations despite a sell-off last month that took some air

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U.S. judge to hold November 4 hearing on Commerce Dept TikTok ban

WASHINGTON – A U.S. judge said on Tuesday he would hold a Nov. 4 hearing on whether to allow the U.S. government to bar transactions with TikTok, a move that

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