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Elon Musk took to a witness stand to defend his company’s 2016 acquisition of a troubled group called SolarCity against a shareholder lawsuit. Photograph: Matt Rourke/AP Photo

Elon Musk on Tuesday defended his handling of Tesla Inc’s $2.6 billion (€2.21 billion) merger negotiations with SolarCity, denying claims that he dict(...)

Some Tesla board members have told company founder Elon Musk in recent days to stop tweeting. To date, he has not heeded that advice. Photograph: Kiichiro Sato/AP Photo

Members of Tesla’s board are scrambling to control a chief executive who some directors think is out of control. Elon Musk, the electric-car maker’s(...)

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. Photograph: KENA BETANCUR/AFP/Getty Images

Complacent markets bruised by Brexit Markets have a reputation of pricing in risks long before they become reality, but they got it badly wrong on Br(...)

The unveiling of the Tesla Energy Powerwall Home Battery   during an event in Hawthorne, California. Photograph: Patrick T Fallon/Reuters

Electric car company Tesla has announced plans to expand into battery technology to power homes and businesses.The firm’s CEO, Elon Musk, unveiled the(...)