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Tesla shares recharged by Chinese demand for Model 3

Model 3 sales in the world's second-largest economy, expected to represent 40% or more of global electric-vehicle sales by early 2022, have higher margins and will help Tesla achieve increased profitability over the next few years, an analyst says.

NYC became too political: Business leader

Partnership for New York City President and CEO Kathryn Wylde discusses the issues from the coronavirus pandemic shutdown to economic displacement and protests that have impacted the quality of life.

The Musk Method: Learn from partners, then go it alone

Elon Musk is hailed as an innovator and disruptor who went from knowing next to nothing about building cars to running the world’s most valuable automaker in the space of 16 years. But his record shows he is more of a fast learner who forged alliances with firms that had technology Tesla lacked, hired some of their most talented people, and then powered through the boundaries that limited more risk-averse partners.

Amazon coming to a suburb near you: report

The proposed expansion will allow the company to take on rivals like Walmart and Target, who have been able to offer same-day delivery of online orders to customers through their brick-and-mortar stores.

Patagonia clothing gets political: 'Vote the a--holes out'

The company says it directly refers to politicians "from any party who deny or disregard the climate crisis and ignore science, not because they aren’t aware of it, but because their pockets are lined with money from oil and gas interests."