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

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Elon Musk to step down as Tesla chairman and he and the company will pay a combined fine of $40 million to settle fraud charges. See full story.

Republican leaders agree to delay final Kavanaugh vote to allow for FBI probe

Senate Republican leaders agreed Friday to delay by as much as a week the final vote on Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court, to allow for an FBI probe of allegations of sexual assault. See full story.

Snap and Tesla are for sale, and here’s who will buy them

Evan Spiegel and Elon Musk, your companies are gone, writes Scott Galloway. See full story.

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Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland postponed a U.N. speech to focus on negotiations with the United States See full story.

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