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  1. Musk's SolarCity Offer Wipes Out His Cousins' Stock OptionsRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Tesla Motors Inc.'s $2.6 billion offer for SolarCity Corp. is wiping out stock awards given to Elon Musk's cousins. Lyndon and Peter Rive, who serve as the chief executive and chief technology officer of SolarCity, were granted combined stock options of about $128 million in the San Mateo, California-based solar company in September, placing them among the 15 highest-paid U.S. executives in 2015, according to the Bloomberg Pay Index.

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  2. Tesla Opens Gigafactory to Expand Battery Production, SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | The Washington Post

    It's Tesla Motors' biggest bet yet: a massive, $5 billion factory in the Nevada desert that could nearly double the world's production of lithium-ion batteries. Tesla officially opened its Gigafactory on Tuesday, a little more than two years after construction began.

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  3. Theranos Hires Compliance, Quality Chiefs in Effort to ReformRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Bloomberg

    Embattled blood-testing startup Theranos Inc. hired two executives to oversee regulatory, quality and compliance standards as the company seeks to reform itself after receiving heavy sanctions from U.S. regulators. Dave Wurtz, who formerly worked at Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., was named vice president, regulatory and quality, and will oversee standards for laboratories and device development.

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  4. Toyota Gets an Uber Blowback From Outraged Japanese Taxi DriversRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | Bloomberg

    Toyota Motor Corp. turned heads in the automotive world in late May when it struck a strategic alliance with ride-sharing leader Uber Technologies Inc. At home, the move touched off a firestorm with a major constituency: Japan's taxi drivers. The Japan Federation of Hire-Taxi Associations, which represents about 200,000 taxis nationwide, rebuked Toyota's collaboration with and investment in Uber during its annual meeting last month.

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  5. Latest Tesla Crash Draws More Scrutiny to Autopilot SystemRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2016 | The Washington Post

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration asked the Pennsylvania State Police for information about a July 1 Tesla Motors Co. rollover crash, the latest incident that puts a spotlight on the safety of its Autopilot driver assist technology.

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  6. Latest Tesla Crash Draws Additional Scrutiny to Autopilot SystemRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2016 | The Washington Post

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has asked the Pennsylvania State Police for information about a July 1 Tesla Motors Co. rollover crash, the latest incident that puts a spotlight on the safety of its Autopilot driver assist technology.

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  7. Tesla Deliveries Miss Forecast Due to Production RampRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Tesla Motors Inc. delivered 14,370 vehicles in the second quarter, missing its forecast of 17,000 units because of what it called "extreme" ramp up in production. The maker of electric cars and energy storage devices now expects to deliver 50,000 cars in the second half, according to a statement Sunday.

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  8. Obama Commits to Tech, Making Entrepreneurship Summit EnduringRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Washington Post

    U.S. President Barack Obama told the Global Entrepreneurship Summit -- a hodgepodge of international investors, startup founders and technology executives gathered on Stanford University's Palo Alto campus -- that he would make this annual conference endure beyond his presidency. As Obama's second term winds down, he has an eye towards locking in some of the programs created under his watch.

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  9. Obama Commits to Tech, Making Entrepreneurship Summit EnduringRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Washington Post

    U.S. President Barack Obama told the Global Entrepreneurship Summit -- a hodgepodge of international investors, startup founders and technology executives gathered on Stanford University's Palo Alto campus -- that he would make this annual conference endure beyond his presidency. As Obama's second term winds down, he has an eye towards locking in some of the programs created under his watch.

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  10. Obama Says Brexit Outcome Shows Challenges of Globalized EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Bloomberg

    President Barack Obama said Friday that Britain's vote to exit the European Union is a demonstration of the challenges of globalization, and he reiterated that the U.S. "special relationship" with the country would persist. Obama said that he spoke with U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel earlier in the day about Britain's transition from the EU.

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  11. In SolarCity Bid, Tesla's Musk Targets Customers Wanting AllRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Tesla Motors Inc.'s offer to buy SolarCity Corp. would combine two already deeply linked companies to offer clean energy enthusiasts a one-stop shop. According to billionaire Elon Musk, Tesla electric vehicles would return nightly to homes powered by SolarCity's rooftop power systems.

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  12. Tesla Said to Eye Shanghai for Plant; Jinqiao Denies Deal SignedRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Shanghai has emerged as the front-runner to become the production base for Tesla Motors Inc. in China in an investment that may be valued at about $9 billion, according to a person with knowledge of the matter. Jinqiao Group, a Shanghai government-owned company, has signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding with Tesla on building its production facilities in the municipality, said the person, who asked not to be identified because the negotiations are private.

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  13. Tesla Said to Target Shanghai as Front-Runner for ProductionRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Shanghai has emerged as the front-runner to become the production base for Tesla Motors Inc. in China in an investment that may be valued at about $9 billion, according to a person with knowledge of the matter. Jinqiao Group, a Shanghai government-owned company, has signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding with Tesla on building its production facilities in the municipality, said the person, who asked not to be identified because the negotiations are private.

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  14. Tesla Said to Eye Shanghai as Front-Runner for China ProductionRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Shanghai has emerged as the front-runner to become the production base for Tesla Motors Inc. in China in an investment that may be valued at about $9 billion, according to a person with knowledge of the matter. Jinqiao Group, a Shanghai government-owned company, has signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding with Tesla on building its production facilities in the municipality, said the person, who asked not to be identified because the negotiations are private.

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  15. Shanghai Said to Be Front-Runner for Tesla China Production SiteRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Shanghai has emerged as the front-runner to become the production base for Tesla Motors Inc. in China in an investment that may be valued at about $9 billion, according to a person with knowledge of the matter. Jinqiao Group, a Shanghai government-owned company, has signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding with Tesla on building its production facilities in the municipality, said the person, who asked not to be identified because the negotiations are private.

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  16. Shell Gas Director Says World Isn't Oversupplied With LNG YetRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2016 | The Washington Post

    For months, banks including Citigroup Inc. have talked about a massive oversupply in the global market for liquefied natural gas. The head of natural gas at Royal Dutch Shell Plc, one of the world's biggest producers of the fuel, would beg to differ.

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  17. Shell Gas Director Says World Isn't Oversupplied With LNG YetRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | The Washington Post

    For months, banks including Citigroup Inc. have talked about a massive oversupply in the global market for liquefied natural gas. The head of natural gas at Royal Dutch Shell Plc, one of the world's biggest producers of the fuel, would beg to differ.

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  18. Tesla Brings Back Smaller-Battery Model S at Lower PriceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Bloomberg

    Tesla Motors Inc. is bringing back a 60 kilowatt-hour version of its Model S sedan that costs less than the one it discontinued last year as the electric-car maker seeks to increase sales before the arrival of its smaller Model 3. The new Model S 60 begins at $66,000 before federal or state incentives and can travel 208 miles per charge, the electric-car maker said Thursday. The previous 60-kWh car, introduced in 2012, started at $69,900.

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  19. Tesla Challenger in China Plans to Debut $106,000 E-RoadsterRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | The Washington Post

    One of China's biggest homegrown automotive design firms is taking the plunge into producing its own electric roadster, seeking to stand out from the gaggle of Chinese electric vehicle startups, as well as Tesla Motors Inc., by making a car with materials found more commonly in business jets and mega-yachts. Qiantu Motor, set up by car design company Beijing CH-Auto Technology Co., is currently building a factory in the eastern city of Suzhou to produce the electric car with a carbon-fiber body and aluminum frame, Chairman Lu Qun said in an interview.

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  20. Theranos Accused in Group Lawsuit of Misleading ConsumersRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Theranos Inc. was accused in a lawsuit of misleading consumers about the accuracy of its blood test results and reliability of its technology. The suit is the latest setback for the startup since the Wall Street Journal last year raised questions about its test results.

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