Key Words: Michael Avenatti, a legitimate candidate in 2020? Steve Bannon seems to think so

Key Words: Michael Avenatti, a legitimate candidate in 2020? Steve Bannon seems to think so
‘He’s got a fearlessness. And he’s a fighter. I think he’ll go through a lot of that field, if he decides to stick with it, like a scythe through grass.’ That’s Republican strategist and former senior White House adviser Steve Bannon sharing his thoughts with Bill Maher on the prospect of Michael Avenatti making a run at the White House... Read More

MarketWatch First Take: SEC settlement forces Tesla to give Elon Musk adult supervision

MarketWatch First Take: SEC settlement forces Tesla to give Elon Musk adult supervision
The Securities and Exchange Commission didn’t want to potentially damage Tesla Inc. by permanently barring Elon Musk from the company he has built from virtually nothing, but had to do something to punish him for foolish and misleading tweets that manipulated the financial markets and ensure it did not happen again. The regulators hope a settlement announced Saturday between the... Read More

Elon Musk settles with SEC, will remain Tesla CEO but resign as chairman

Elon Musk settles with SEC, will remain Tesla CEO but resign as chairman
The Securities and Exchange Commission reached a settlement of fraud charges on Saturday with Tesla Inc. and Elon Musk that forces Musk’s removal as chairman of the Tesla board and the payment of $40 million in penalties. Musk will pay $20 million of the penalty personally, without using insurance or other assistance, and will be ineligible to be re-elected chairman... Read More

Capitol Report: Elon Musk settles with SEC, will remain Tesla CEO but resign as chairman

Capitol Report: Elon Musk settles with SEC, will remain Tesla CEO but resign as chairman
The Securities and Exchange Commission reached a settlement of fraud charges on Saturday with Tesla Inc. and Elon Musk that forces Musk’s removal as chairman of the Tesla board and the payment of $40 million in penalties. Musk will pay $20 million of the penalty personally, and will be ineligible to be re-elected chairman for three years. Tesla will pay... Read More

Capitol Report: Elon Musk settlement with SEC costs him Tesla chairmanship and $20 million fine

Capitol Report: Elon Musk settlement with SEC costs him Tesla chairmanship and $20 million fine
The Securities and Exchange Commission reached a settlement of fraud charges on Saturday with Elon Musk, CEO and chairman of Tesla Inc., and with the company that forces Musk’s removal as chairman of the Tesla board and the payment of $40 million in penalties, $20 million by Musk personally and $20 million by Tesla. Musk will be ineligible to be... Read More

The Wall Street Journal: White House bars FBI from investigating sexual-misconduct claim by third Kavanaugh accuser

The Wall Street Journal: White House bars FBI from investigating sexual-misconduct claim by third Kavanaugh accuser
The Federal Bureau of Investigation has been instructed by the White House to interview two of the women who have alleged sexual misconduct by Brett Kavanaugh, according to people familiar with the matter. The parameters of the FBI probe don’t include interviewing Julie Swetnick, who said this week the Supreme Court nominee attended a party decades ago where she was... Read More

Fans remember Marty Balin, founder of Jefferson Airplane and Starship

Fans remember Marty Balin, founder of Jefferson Airplane and Starship
American rock group Jefferson Airplane performs on stage at the Central Park band shell in New York City in August 1969. Showwn from left to right are guitarist Paul Kantner, drummer Spencer Dryden, singer Grace Slick, guitarist Jorma Kaukonen, bassist Jack Casady and singer Marty Balin, who died Thursday. Marty Balin, who co-founded psychedelic rock band Jefferson Airplane in 1965... Read More

U.K. Prime Minister May’s party conference app’s security flaws exposed personal details of government officials

U.K. Prime Minister May’s party conference app’s security flaws exposed personal details of government officials
British Prime Minister Theresa May ‘I think people will see a really impressive conference all round this year.’ Brandon Lewis, Conservative Party That was U.K. Conservative Party Chairman Brandon Lewis, speaking to Sky News about the Tories’ annual party conference before a columnist with the Guardian newspaper discovered that the conference app allowed anyone to log in as any attendee.... Read More