St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard expressed optimism that the United States and China will reach a deal to end their trade war.World Economyread more
Qualcomm unlawfully suppressed competition in the market for cellphone chips and used its dominant position to impose excessive licensing fees, a U.S. judged ruled.Technologyread more
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Homeowners are taking advantage of lower interest rates, rushing to refinance their mortgages before rates potentially turn higher again.Real Estateread more
Tesla shares are careening out of control this year, and charts suggest another double-digit drop before hitting their next level of support.Trading Nationread more
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Brazilian makeup brand Natura Cosmeticos agreed to buy Avon Products, according to two media reports early on Wednesday.Retailread more
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A U.S. judge on Wednesday issued a proposed order to restrict utility PG&E from using power lines deemed to be unsafe during high winds in the 2019 California fire season, according to a court filing.
U.S. District Judge William Alsup in San Francisco also proposed that PG&E be required to re-inspect its grid and "remove or trim all trees that could fall onto its power lines."
The judge is overseeing conditions of PG&E's probation following a 2010 gas pipeline explosion, and ordered the company to respond to his proposed order by Jan. 23.