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Chevron Fined $2.7M for Kern County Oil Leaks

BAKERSFIELD  — California regulators have fined Chevron $2.7 million for violations at a facility in Kern County where there have been multiple oil leaks. The Department of Conservation’s Division of Oil, Gas and Geothermal Resources said Wednes...
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Justice Department OKs T-Mobile’s $26.5B Sprint Deal

WASHINGTON — U.S. regulators are approving T-Mobile's $26.5 billion takeover of rival Sprint, despite fears of higher prices and job cuts. Sprint and T-Mobile combined would now approach the size of Verizon and AT&T. The companies have argued that bulki...
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California Regulators Approve $373M PG&E Rate Hike

SAN FRANCISCO — California regulators have approved a $373 million rate hike for Pacific Gas & Electric to pay costs related to a series of wildfires. KTVU-TV says the California Public Utilities Commiss...
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Regulators Challenge Boeing to Prove Its Max Jets Are Safe

Aviation regulators worldwide laid down a stark challenge for Boeing to prove that its grounded 737 Max jets are safe to fly amid suspicions that faulty software might have contributed to two crashes that killed 346 people in less than six months. In a key ...
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Tesla Walks Back Its Plan to Close Most Showrooms

DETROIT — Tesla is walking back plans to close most of its showrooms worldwide and announced price hikes for most of its electric vehicles. "As a result of keeping significantly more stores open, Tesla will ...