GameStop CEO George Sherman to Step Down by July 31 
 

GameStop, which has retained a third-party firm to evaluate executive leadership, said CEO George Sherman will step down by July 31.

 
Elon Musk's Satellite Internet Project Is Too Risky, Rivals Say 
 

Elon Musk's internet satellite venture has spawned an unlikely alliance of competitors, regulators and experts who say the billionaire is building a near-monopoly that is threatening space safety and the environment.

 
Lithium Miners Ink $3 Billion Merger as Demand for Electric Vehicles Booms 
 

Orocobre agreed to buy rival Australian miner Galaxy Resources in an all-stock deal that would create one of the world's biggest producers of lithium, a commodity used in batteries for electric vehicles and other high-tech products.

 
Shell, Exxon Look to Profit From Capturing Customers' Carbon Emissions 
 

Oil companies have for decades made money by extracting carbon from the ground. Now they're trying to make money putting it back.

 
Expedia CFO Plans a Bigger Marketing Budget 
 

Expedia Group's finance chief plans to spend more on marketing while keeping overall costs under control.

 
J&J Vaccine Pause Driven by Risk of Mistreating Clots 
 

Officials decided behind the scenes that strong action was needed to alert the public and doctors to unusual cases and their nonstandard treatment.

 
BioNTech, Pfizer to Supply Additional 100 Mln Covid Vaccine Doses to EU 
 

BioNTech and Pfizer said that they will supply the European Union with an additional 100 million doses of their coronavirus vaccine in 2021, after the European Commission opted to purchase those doses as part of a previously signed agreement

 
Fatal Tesla Crash in Texas Believed to Be Driverless 
 

Two men died after a Tesla vehicle that authorities believe was operating without anyone in the driver's seat crashed into a tree Saturday night north of Houston.

 
BP Aims to Stop Flaring Gas in America's Top Oil Field 
 

The U.K. oil giant burns off more unwanted natural gas than its peers in the Permian Basin, but it is now investing heavily to phase out the controversial practice.

 
Danske Bank CEO Resigns Amid Dutch Probe Into Money Laundering at ABN AMRO 
 

Danske Bank said that Chief Executive Officer Chris Vogelzang has resigned after Dutch authorities named him a suspect in connection with their investigation into potential violations relating to the prevention of money laundering at ABN AMRO Bank N.V.

 
 

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