Tesla chief executive Elon Musk (centre) arriving at Friday’s hearing. Photograph: Mark J Terrill/AP

Tesla Inc boss Elon Musk emerged victorious on Friday from a closely watched defamation trial as a federal court jury swiftly rejected the $190 millio(...)

Tesla CEO Elon Musk (centre)  arriving  at US district court in Los Angeles. Photograph: Mark J Terrill/AP

Jurors were expected to begin deliberating in Los Angeles on Friday in the lawsuit brought against Elon Musk by a British cave explorer who says the T(...)

Tesla chief executive Elon Musk will have to go before a federal jury and defend calling a British caver a “pedo guy.” Photograph: Bloomberg

It all boils down to what, exactly, Elon Musk meant when he called a British cave explorer “pedo guy.” In a Los Angeles court on Tuesday, Mr Musk and (...)

Tesla co-founder and CEO Elon Musk introduces the newly unveiled all-electric battery-powered Tesla Cybertruck at Tesla Design Center in Hawthorne, California on November 21, 2019. Photograph:  Frederic J Brown/AFP

Elon Musk is going on trial on Tuesday for his troublesome tweets in a defamation case pitting the billionaire against a British diver he allegedly br(...)

Tesla chief executive Elon Musk. Photograph: Bobby Yip/File Photo/Reuters

Elon Musk will have to go to trial in December after a federal judge rebuffed his latest request to throw out a defamation lawsuit filed by a UK cave(...)

Elon Musk, ceo SpaceX, left, shakes hands with Yusaku Maezawa, who will be the first private passenger on a rocket around the moon. Photograph: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg

Elon Musk plans to launch Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa on a rocket around the moon, the embattled SpaceX CEO announced on Monday. Maezawa, a 4(...)

Elon Musk apologised for his tweet. Photograph:  Brendan Smialowski/AFP

A British diver who helped rescue youth football players trapped in a cave in Thailand is suing Tesla chief Elon Musk for libel. Vernon Unsworth clai(...)

Elon Musk: tweeted that he thought it was strange he hadn’t been sued, “even after he [Unsworth] was offered free legal services”. Photograph: Toru Hanal/Reuters

Just when Tesla’s board members thought it was safe to go back on Twitter, bigmouth strikes again. Having faced widespread criticism last month over c(...)

Elon Musk was responding to another critic on Twitter on Tuesday night when he appeared to reaffirm the accusation.  Photograph: Reuters

Tesla boss Elon Musk appears to have doubled down on his claim that a British explorer who was instrumental in freeing a group of Thai boys trapped in(...)

Tesla founder Elon Musk caused an international news sensation when he made vile allegations without any foundation against one of the divers involved in the Thai cave rescue. Photograph: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty

Why is it that some people who become famous for their ability to innovate and invent can also sometimes become famous for other less savoury reasons?(...)

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