Mormon school stops honor-code reviews of sex abuse victims
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) ? Students at Brigham Young University who report sexual assault will no longer be investigated for possible violations of the strict honor code that bans drinking and premarital sex, the Mormon-owned school announced Wednesday in a major reversal to a practice that drew widespread scrutiny.
No. 1 pick Simmons says no timetable on 76ers returnPHILADELPHIA (AP) ? No. 1 overall draft pick Ben Simmons says there is no timetable for his return from a broken bone in his right foot.
Tesla turns profit, Musk says no new capital needed for Model 3
By Narottam Medhora and Alexandria Sage SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Tesla Motors Inc reported its first quarterly net profit in more than three years on Wednesday, buoyed by nearly $139 million in sales of clean car credits, and Chief Executive Elon Musk said the company could turn a profit again in the fourth quarter. Musk told analysts the company's current plan "does not require any capital raise for the Model 3 at all." The tech billionaire said Tesla could still raise capital to "account for uncertainty ... and de-risk the business," however. The third quarter profit and a leaner capital spending plan could help grease the wheels for Musk if he does seek to tap the markets for cash.
May's office plays down pre-referendum remarks to Goldman Sachs
Prime Minister Theresa May's office played down the significance of comments she made before the referendum warning that companies would leave Britain if the country backed Brexit, after the Guardian newspaper published a recording of a private meeting she held with Goldman Sachs. At the time, she was interior minister and campaigning, albeit quietly, for Britain to remain in the EU. "I think if we were not in Europe, there would be firms and companies who would be looking to say, do they need to develop a mainland presence in Europe rather than the UK," May said in the recording obtained by the Guardian.
ACC looks to keep strong 2-year NCAA run going in 2017
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) ? The Atlantic Coast Conference has shaken off a four-year Final Four drought with strong back-to-back postseason runs that have included winning one national title, playing for another and putting three teams in the national semifinals.
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Tense standoff at Dakota Access protest encampment
CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) ? The prospect of a police raid on an encampment protesting the Dakota Access pipeline faded as night fell Wednesday, with law enforcement making no immediate move after protesters rejected their request to withdraw from private land.
Tesla Motors surprises with 3rd-quarter profit
Electric car maker Tesla Motors posted its first quarterly profit in three years on Wednesday, giving investors reason to cheer after months of doubt. Tesla's shares have fallen since the summer as some ...
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