Crime

FedEx loses bid to undo $366 million racial bias verdict, files appeal

  • February 03, 2023 07:38 AM PST | Reuters
 FedEx loses bid to undo $366 million racial bias verdict, files appeal

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) - A U.S. judge rejected FedEx Corp's request to throw out or reduce a jury's $366 million damages award to a Black former employee who said the package delivery company

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COLUMN-3M foes act fast to capitalize on J&J’s talc bankruptcy defeat

COLUMN-3M foes act fast to capitalize on J&J’s talc bankruptcy defeat

  • February 02, 2023 02:42 PM PST | Reuters

(The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.) By Alison Frankel Feb 2 (Reuters) - When a U.S. appeals court ruled on Monday that Johnson & Johnson can’t use the U.S.

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McCarthy says he will meet Biden again on U.S. debt ceiling

McCarthy says he will meet Biden again on U.S. debt ceiling

  • February 02, 2023 02:29 PM PST | Reuters

(Adds details, paragraphs 5-6) WASHINGTON, Feb 2 (Reuters) - Republican U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Kevin McCarthy said on Thursday that he and President Joe Biden have agreed to meet again

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 U.S. prosecutors probe Silvergate's dealings with FTX, Alameda - Bloomberg News

U.S. prosecutors probe Silvergate's dealings with FTX, Alameda - Bloomberg News

  • February 02, 2023 02:22 PM PST | Reuters

(Adds details, background) Feb 2 (Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors in the Justice Department's fraud unit are looking into Silvergate Capital Corp's dealings with bankrupt crypto exchange FTX and Alameda

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Sam Bankman-Fried in talks to resolve bail dispute, lawyer says

Sam Bankman-Fried in talks to resolve bail dispute, lawyer says

  • February 02, 2023 02:03 PM PST | Reuters

By Luc Cohen NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sam Bankman-Fried is in talks with U.S. prosecutors to resolve a dispute over the FTX cryptocurrency exchange founder's bail conditions, his lawyer said on Thursday.

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Silvergate faces U.S. fraud probe over FTX and Alameda dealings - Bloomberg News

Silvergate faces U.S. fraud probe over FTX and Alameda dealings - Bloomberg News

  • February 02, 2023 02:00 PM PST | Reuters

Feb 2 (Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors in the Justice Department's fraud unit are looking into Silvergate Capital Corp's dealings with collapsed crypto exchange FTX and Alameda Research, Bloomberg News

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Google tees up venue clash over U.S. advertising antitrust lawsuit

Google tees up venue clash over U.S. advertising antitrust lawsuit

  • February 02, 2023 11:00 AM PST | Reuters

By Mike Scarcella (Reuters) - Lawyers for Alphabet Inc's Google LLC on Wednesday said they will ask a federal judge in Virginia to move the U.S. Justice Department's antitrust lawsuit to Manhattan

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McCarthy says he will meet Biden again on U.S. debt ceiling

McCarthy says he will meet Biden again on U.S. debt ceiling

  • February 02, 2023 10:59 AM PST | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Kevin McCarthy said on Thursday that he and President Joe Biden have agreed to meet again for talks on raising the U.S.

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McCarthy says he will meet Biden again on U.S. debt ceiling

McCarthy says he will meet Biden again on U.S. debt ceiling

  • February 02, 2023 10:43 AM PST | Reuters

(Adds fresh quotes, details and background) WASHINGTON, Feb 2 (Reuters) - Republican U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Kevin McCarthy said on Thursday that he and President Joe Biden have agreed

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U.S. FTC denies Meta petition to recuse Khan from Within Unlimited review

U.S. FTC denies Meta petition to recuse Khan from Within Unlimited review

  • February 02, 2023 10:35 AM PST | Reuters

(Adds source confirming judge's ruling, background) By David Shepardson WASHINGTON, Feb 2 (Reuters) - The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) rejected a petition filed by Facebook-parent Meta seeking the

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COLUMN-Adani Group threatens, but Hindenburg Research rarely sued in U.S

COLUMN-Adani Group threatens, but Hindenburg Research rarely sued in U.S

  • February 02, 2023 10:13 AM PST | Reuters

By Alison Frankel (Reuters) - In the midst of a market rout last week that stripped Indian conglomerate Adani Group of $65 billion in market capitalization, Adani announced that it was contemplating “

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