By Matthew Goldstein Carl C. Icahn, the billionaire investor who was a close confidant of President Trump, has received a second subpoena from federal prosecutors in Manhattan, this one related to a series of stock trades last year. Icahn Enterprises, one of Mr. Icahn’s main investment companies, disclosed in a regulatory filing on Thursday that it […]
By Stephen Grocer and Peter Eavis Greetings from Omaha where the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting just wrapped up. I questioned Warren Buffett and Charlie Mungeralong with other journalists, analysts and shareholders. Here’s a cheat sheet to the day’s highlights. (Was this email forwarded to you? Sign up here.) Welcome to the ‘Woodstock for Capitalists’ It’s that time of year again […]
By The Associated Press A California judge has overturned a $128 million award for punitive damages to the former stars and producers of the long-running Fox crime drama “Bones” in a clash over profits, delivering a major victory to Twentieth Century Fox Television.
By David Gelles and Natalie Kitroeff When Boeing began delivering its 737 Max to customers in 2017, the company believed that a key cockpit warning light was a standard feature in all of the new jets. But months after the planes were flying, company engineers realized that the warning light worked only on planes whose customers had bought […]
By Jack Ewing WIESBADEN, Germany — A team of international investigators said Friday that they had shut down an online marketplace for illegal drugs, weapons, stolen data and other contraband with more than one million customer accounts, illustrating how crime fighting has increasingly become a battle in cyberspace. Investigators from the F.B.I., I.R.S. and Drug Enforcement […]