Trump Trade Plans Tempered by Cohn and Mnuchin, Woodward Writes

President Donald Trump made a sweeping decision in August 2017 that could have rocked the global economy: the U.S. would pull out of Nafta, the World Trade Organization, and its trade deal with South Korea. Alarmed, Trump’s top staffers scrambled to stop him, according to Bob Woodward’s new book, “Fear.” Bloomberg News obtained a copy…

Tesla executive exits, CEO smokes pot on webcast, shares reel

Shares of the electric carmaker tumbled as much as 10 percent on Friday, with investors on edge after a tumultuous August during which Musk proposed and then abruptly pulled the plug on a go-private deal. Chief Accounting Officer Dave Morton resigned because of discomfort with the attention on the company and pace of work during…

Here's why Ashton Kutcher thinks it's 'absurd' if you have a problem with the scooters that were littering San Francisco's sidewalks

Electric scooter companies like Lime, Bird, and Spin faced regulatory issues after introducing their pay-as-you-go scooter services to the streets of San Francisco earlier this year. Ashton Kutcher, who invested in Bird through his venture firm Sound Ventures, says that the regulatory issues facing the electric scooter companies is 'absurd.'During an onstage conversation at TechCrunch Disrupt,…

Aeglea Plunges On Updated Data For Arginase 1 Deficiency Candidate, Wells Fargo Downgrade

Shares of Aeglea Bio Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: AGLE) were slumping Tuesday following the release of data from an early-to-mid- stage trial of its lead product candidate pegzilarginase for treating Arginase 1 deficiency, or ARG1-D. ARG1-D is a debilitating urea cycle disorder caused by deficiency of a key arginine metabolizing enzyme, leading to neurological abnormalities, hyperammonemia and early…

T-Mobile’s Sprint Deal Gets Tailwind From Chinese M&A Talks

A potential megadeal between Chinese wireless carriers could give a boost to two companies half a world away: T-Mobile US Inc. and Sprint Corp. China United Network Communications Group Co. is said to be exploring a merger with China Telecommunications Corp., a transaction that would unite the country’s second- and third-largest carriers. The Chinese deal…