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  • April 26- Slack Technologies Inc, operator of the popular workplace instant-messaging app, reported a loss of $140.7 million in the fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2019, the company said on Friday in a regulatory filing ahead of its planned public market debut. The company said its daily active users exceeded 10 million in the three months ended Jan. 31, 2019.

  • Jay Clayton, chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

    SEC Chairman Jay Clayton is making awareness of the retirement crisis a priority for the agency.

  • *FTSE 100 down 0.3 pct; FTSE 250 down 0.2 pct. April 26- The FTSE 100 slipped on Friday as Glencore dropped after disclosing it was being investigated in the United States by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, while RBS and Just Eat tumbled after quarterly reports and Ferrexpo slumped after its auditor quit amid an accounting probe. The FTSE 100 was 0.3...

  • OTTAWA, April 25- Facebook Inc broke Canadian privacy laws when it collected the information of some 600,000 citizens, a top watchdog said on Thursday, pledging to seek a court order to force the social media giant to change its practices. Privacy Commissioner Daniel Therrien made his comments while releasing the results of an investigation, opened a year ago,...

  • Amazon's first-quarter net income more than doubled to $3.56 billion, or $7.09 per share, while analysts were only expecting $4.72, according to IBES data from Refinitiv. Chief Financial Officer Brian Olsavsky told reporters that Amazon saw no material impact in India from actions the company took to comply with new regulations there affecting foreign...

  • Shares of the Bellevue, Washington- based operator rose about 1 percent after hours to $73.45. Net income surged to $908 million, or $1.06 per share, in the three months ended March 31, from $671 million, or 78 cents per share, a year earlier. The FCC and the U.S. Justice Department have yet to approve the deal.

  • The FAA said the meeting "is intended to provide participants the FAAs safety analysis that will inform its decision to return the 737 MAX fleet to service in the U.S. when it is made." The FAA, which did not disclose where the meeting will take place, said that at the May 23 meeting it will "provide safety experts to answer any questions participants have related to...

  • OTTAWA, April 25- Facebook Inc broke Canadian privacy laws when it collected the information of some 600,000 citizens, a top watchdog said on Thursday, pledging to seek a court order to force the social media giant to change its practices. Privacy Commissioner Daniel Therrien made his comments while releasing the results of an investigation, opened a year ago,...

  • OTTAWA, April 25- Facebook Inc broke Canadian privacy laws when it collected the information of some 600,000 citizens, a top watchdog said on Thursday, pledging to seek a court order to force the social media giant to change its practices. Privacy Commissioner Daniel Therrien made his comments while releasing the results of an investigation, opened a year ago,...

  • DUBLIN, April 25- Facebook's lead regulator in the European Union, Ireland's Data Protection Commissioner, on Thursday said it had launched an inquiry into whether the company violated EU data rules by saving user passwords in plain text format on internal servers. The probe is the latest to be launched out of Dublin into the social network giant.

  • Craig Irwin, senior research analyst at Roth Capital, and Tim Higgins, an auto reporter for the Wall Street Journal, join "Squawk Box" to discuss Tesla's earnings as well as CEO Elon Musk's ongoing court dispute with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

  • NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 4: Tesla CEO Elon Musk arrives at federal court, April 4, 2019 in New York City. A federal judge will hear oral arguments this afternoon in a lawsuit brought by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that seeks to hold Musk in contempt for violating a settlement deal. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

    The deadline for Tesla's Elon Musk's contempt of court dispute to be resolved is today, but there's a chance it could be extended yet again. Jeff Sonnenfeld from the Yale School of Management, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss the battle. CNBC's Phil LeBeau also joins the conversation.

  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during the F8 Facebook Developers conference on May 1, 2018 in San Jose, California.

    Facebook reported 286 million daily active users in Europe in the first quarter of this year, 4 million more than in the prior quarter.

  • April 25- British American Tobacco Plc expects another year of good earnings growth in 2019, despite concerns of tighter regulations in the U.S., Chairman Richard Burrows said at the company's annual general meeting on Thursday. The world's second-largest tobacco company, in February, forecast "another year of high single figure adjusted constant currency...

  • Elon Musk, chief executive officer of Tesla Inc., arrives at federal court in New York, on Thursday, April 4, 2019.

    The deadline for Tesla's Elon Musk's contempt of court dispute to be resolved is today, but there's a chance it could be extended yet again. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the latest on the court dispute as well as recaps the auto company's

  • BEIJING/ SINGAPORE, April 25- Chinese banks have extended more loans at lower interest rates to small firms in the first quarter, heeding Beijing's call to support the economy, banking regulators told a news briefing on Thursday. The amount of outstanding loans to small enterprises at China's five largest state lenders rose to 1.99 trillion yuan by the end of...

  • Analyst: Liquidity is 'not an issue' for Boeing

    Ken Herbert of Canaccord Genuity weighs in on Boeing's earnings and the uncertainty around the 737 MAX.

  • April 24- Facebook Inc on Wednesday blew away Wall Street profit estimates in the first quarter as it kept a lid on the costs of making its social networks safer, and set aside $3 billion to cover a settlement with U.S. regulators, calming investors who had worried about the outcome of a months-long federal probe. Facebook set aside $3 billion to cover anticipated...

  • NEW YORK, April 24- New York- based startup Chainalysis said on Wednesday it has expanded its real-time transaction monitoring service to cover 10 cryptocurrencies as part of an initiative to help reduce global anti-money laundering activities. The launch of additional cryptocurrencies comes as investors await global regulatory guidance that will...

  • Scott Gottlieb, former Commissioner of the FDA

    Former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb joins "Squawk Box" to discuss the charges that have been filed against one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the country, Rochester Drug Cooperative, regarding the ongoing opioid crisis.