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  • SALT LAKE CITY— A Tesla that crashed while in Autopilot mode in Utah this month accelerated in the seconds before it smashed into a stopped firetruck, according to a police report obtained by The Associated Press. Data from the Model S electric vehicle show it picked up speed for 3.5 seconds before crashing into the firetruck in suburban Salt Lake City, the report...

  • Alabama: O. B. Grayson Hall Jr., Regions Financial, $9.4 million. Arkansas: C. Douglas McMillon, Walmart, $22.8 million. Arizona: Richard C. Adkerson, Freeport-McMoRan, $16.2 million.

  • NEW YORK— The publication of allegations of sexual misconduct against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein sparked a national reckoning. On Friday, Weinstein was arrested on rape charges in New York. —Celebrity chef Mario Batali— The New York Police Department is investigating Batali after a woman told "60 Minutes" that he drugged and sexually assaulted her in 2005.

  • Alabama: O. B. Grayson Hall Jr., Regions Financial, $9.4 million. Arkansas: C. Douglas McMillon, Walmart, $22.8 million. Arizona: Richard C. Adkerson, Freeport-McMoRan, $16.2 million.

  • SALT LAKE CITY— A Tesla that crashed while in Autopilot mode in Utah this month accelerated in the seconds before it smashed into a stopped firetruck, according to a police report obtained by The Associated Press. Data from the Model S electric vehicle show it picked up speed for 3.5 seconds before crashing into the firetruck in suburban Salt Lake City, the report...

  • NEW YORK— Flinching when he heard himself described as a man who used power to prey on women, Harvey Weinstein was charged Friday with rape and another sex felony in the first prosecution to result from the wave of allegations against him that sparked a national reckoning over sexual misconduct. "This defendant used his position, money and power to lure young...

  • SALT LAKE CITY— A Tesla that crashed while in Autopilot mode in Utah this month accelerated in the seconds before it smashed into a stopped firetruck, according to a police report obtained by The Associated Press Thursday. Data from the Model S electric vehicle show it picked up speed for 3.5 seconds shortly before crashing into a stopped firetruck in suburban...

  • NEW YORK— Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to authorities Friday to face charges involving at least one of the women who have accused him of sexual assault, two law enforcement officials told The Associated Press. The two officials said the criminal case involves allegations by then-aspiring actress Lucia Evans, who told a magazine...

  • LAS VEGAS, May 24- The increasing popularity of electric vehicles may create a crunch for supplies of cobalt in the early-to-mid 2020 s, miners and analysts say, adding that small operators trying to start up mines outside Africa could play a bigger role over time in satisfying demand for the metal used in rechargeable batteries. More than 100 companies mining or...

  • MIDVALE, Utah _ Sportsman's Warehouse Holdings Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $5.8 million in its fiscal first quarter. For the current quarter ending in August, Sportsman's Warehouse expects its per-share earnings to range from 14 cents to 17 cents. Sportsman's Warehouse expects full-year earnings in the range of 55 cents to 64 cents per share, with...

  • The difference between the produce at farmers markets and supermarkets is more than "tomayto" versus "tomahto." And buying fresh fruit and vegetables at farmers markets offers opportunities to save money in ways you might not find at a grocery store. The produce sold at most supermarkets is typically harvested before it's ripe, says Chris Curtis, executive...

  • California Highway Patrol spokesman Daniel Jacowitz said rescuers pulled the Tesla Model S from the pond early Monday and found the man's body inside. The driver was identified as Keith Leung, 34, of Danville, California, said Sgt. Ray Kelly, spokesman for the Alameda County Sheriff's office.

  • Among major oil- and gas-producing states, New Mexico added three rigs and Texas tacked on two. Alaska, Colorado, Louisiana, North Dakota and Ohio each shed one rig. Arkansas, California, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Utah, West Virginia and Wyoming saw their rig levels unchanged this week.

  • DETROIT— For years, Tesla has boasted that its cars and SUVs are safer than other vehicles on the roads, and CEO Elon Musk doubled down on the claims in a series of tweets this week. The electric vehicles are under intense scrutiny from federal investigators, who have been looking into post-crash battery fires and the performance of Tesla's Autopilot...

  • WASHINGTON, May 16- The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said on Wednesday that it was sending a team to investigate the crash of a Tesla Inc vehicle last week in Utah that occurred while the car was in Autopilot mode. Police in Utah said a Tesla report of the vehicle showed that the driver of the Model S enabled Autopilot about 1 minute and 22...

  • CHICAGO, May 16- Bartlett and Company, which says it is a top exporter of U.S. grain to Mexico, will merge with logistics provider Savage Companies, the firms said on Wednesday, in the latest round of consolidation to hit the struggling agriculture sector. Officials for Missouri- based Bartlett and Utah- based Savage declined to release financial terms of the deal,...

  • WASHINGTON, May 16- The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said on Wednesday that it was sending a team to investigate the crash of a Tesla Inc vehicle last week in Utah that the driver said occurred while the car was in autopilot mode. "The agency has launched its special crash investigations team to gather information on the South Jordan, Utah,...

  • SALT LAKE CITY— A Utah driver turned on the semi-autonomous functions of her Tesla vehicle and then didn't touch the steering wheel again for 80 seconds before slamming into a firetruck stopped at a red light last week, a summary of data from the car released Wednesday showed. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has sent its special crash...

  • May 16- The initial public offering of online learning platform PluralSight Inc was priced at $15 per share, sources familiar with the matter said on Wednesday, above a raised range. The Farmington, Utah- based company on Tuesday increased its expected IPO price range to between $12 and $14 per share, from the prior $10 to $12 per share range on the back of strong...

  • CHICAGO, May 16- Bartlett and Company, which says it is a top exporter of U.S. grain to Mexico, will merge with logistics provider Savage Companies, the firms said on Wednesday, in the latest round of consolidation to hit the struggling agriculture sector. Officials for Missouri- based Bartlett and Utah- based Savage declined to release financial terms of the deal,...