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  • CHICAGO, May 21- April, typically a big revenue month for U.S. states that levy personal income taxes, was especially robust this year, making up for subpar collections in prior months, but analysts cautioned the tax surge underscores how state budgets face greater volatility from federal tax law changes and the stock market. In California, where personal income...

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    CNBC's Diana Olick looks at how homebuilders in hurricane-prone areas are trying to build houses that can better withstand extremely strong storms.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, May 20- Tesla's stock and bonds tumbled on Monday as investors worried about the automaker's cash burn and problems with an Autopilot system that CEO Elon Musk has held out as key to the electric car maker's future. Tesla's stock fell 3.8% to $203.03, bringing its loss to 11% since the National Transportation Safety Board said on Thursday that the...

  • May 20- Little Caesars will use meatless sausages made by Impossible Foods in some of its pizzas, making it the latest food chain to tap into growing demand for plant-based alternatives to meat. Little Caesars said it would offer Impossible supreme pizza, in three test markets, including Florida, New Mexico and Washington state. "This is likely just the beginning...

  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., May 16- A SpaceX launch already scrubbed once due to inclement weather was postponed again nearly 24 hours later on Thursday, this time for "about a week," in order to update satellite software and "triple-check everything," Elon Musk's rocket company said. The delayed mission is designed to carry into low-Earth orbit an initial batch of 60...

  • WASHINGTON, May 16- Tesla Inc's Autopilot system was engaged during a fatal March 1 crash of a 2018 Model 3 in Delray Beach, Florida, in at least the third fatal U.S. crash reported involving the driver-assistance system, the National Transportation Safety Board said on Thursday. The crash renews questions about the driver-assistance system's ability to detect...

  • *U.S. adds China's Huawei to trade blacklist. NEW YORK, May 16- Wall Street extended its rally in afternoon trading on Thursday as upbeat earnings and strong economic data put investors in a buying mood, with technology companies leading the charge. While the escalating U.S.- China tariff war continued to be a concern for market participants, upbeat quarterly...

  • Donald J. Trump looks out after a meeting with military leadership at the Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, FL

    The filing reveals that Trump in 2018 had a minimum of $434 million in revenue from all sources. That's a slight drop from the at least $452 million he reported as his minimum revenue in 2017.

  • WASHINGTON, May 16- Tesla Inc's Autopilot feature was engaged during a fatal March 1 crash of a 2018 Model 3 in Delray Beach, Florida, in at least the third fatal U.S. crash reported involving the driver-assistance system, the National Transportation Safety Board said on Thursday. In May 2016, a Tesla Model S driver was killed near Williston, Florida, while Autopilot...

  • WASHINGTON, May 16- Tesla Inc's Autopilot feature was engaged during a fatal March 1 crash of a 2018 Model 3 in Delray Beach, Florida, in at least the third fatal U.S. crash reported involving the driver-assistance system, the National Transportation Safety Board said on Thursday. In May 2016, a Tesla Model S driver was killed near Williston, Florida, while Autopilot...

  • WASHINGTON, May 16- The National Transportation Safety Board said on Thursday that Tesla Inc's Autopilot feature was engaged during a fatal March 1 crash of a 2018 Model 3 in Delray Beach, Florida, in the latest serious crash reported involving the driver-assistance system. In May 2016, a Tesla Model S driver was killed near Williston, Florida, using Autopilot...

  • SPACEX POSTPONES PLANNED WEDNESDAY LAUNCH OF FIRST STARLINK INTERNET SATELLITES, CITING EXCESSIVE WINDS AT FLORIDA LAUNCH SITE.

  • WASHINGTON/ CARACAS, May 15- The U.S. Department of Transportation on Wednesday ordered the suspension of all commercial passenger and cargo flights between the United States and Venezuela, citing reports of unrest and violence around airports in the South American country. In a letter to the Transportation Department requesting the halt, the Department of...

  • WASHINGTON, May 15- The U.S. Department of Transportation on Wednesday ordered the suspension of all commercial passenger and cargo flights between the United States and Venezuela, citing reports of unrest and violence around airports in the South American country. In a letter to the Transportation Department requesting the halt, the Department of Homeland...

  • May 15- U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, as a clutch of weak economic data from the United States and China sparked worries of slowing global growth against the backdrop of a bitter trade dispute that has roiled financial markets. Meanwhile data from China also showed surprisingly weak growth in retail sales and industrial output for April, adding pressure on the...

  • May 15- Wall Street was set to open lower on Wednesday, as a surprise fall in domestic retail sales and underwhelming data from China raised growth concerns, while investors waited for more developments on the U.S.- China trade dispute. Government data showed U.S. retail sales unexpectedly fell in April as motor vehicle purchases slumped, while data from China...

  • NEW YORK, May 15- JPMorgan Chase& Co will provide $125 million over the next five years to nonprofit groups in the United States and abroad that help people save, pay down debt and improve their credit scores, the bank said on Wednesday. The bank has committed more than $800 million in grants, donations and loans to promote urban renewal in cities including Paris,...

  • CEO of the New England Patriots Robert Kraft attends the Super Bowl LIII Pregame at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on February 3, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia.

    Prosecutors also were informed that a woman accused of sexually servicing Kraft for cash will refuse to testify against him.

  • DETROIT/ TOKYO, May 14- Nissan Motor Co Ltd said on Tuesday it had hit "rock bottom" with a 45% drop in annual operating profit. The automaker's troubles in the United States, including a failure to deliver on a slew of promises to dealers, are a major reason why. Under ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn, Nissan's U.S. operations gunned for ambitious sales goals by pitting...

  • *U.S., China hold talks to salvage trade deal. WASHINGTON May 9- Top U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators concluded the first of two days of talks on Thursday to rescue a trade deal that is close to collapsing as Washington prepares to go ahead with plans to hike tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars of goods imported from China. Tension between Washington and...