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July 25- Tesla Inc’s Model S sedan regained Consumer Reports’ top safety rating, the magazine said on Tuesday, after the automaker updated the emergency braking system on the vehicle. Tesla provided an over-the-air update in July to its software on the Model S to include automatic emergency braking at highway speeds, Consumer Reports said.
LONGER-DATED TREASURY YIELDS’ RISE ACCELERATES, 30- YEAR YIELD BRIEFLY BREAKS ABOVE 2.90 PCT- REUTERS DATA.
NEW YORK— An activist investor has bought a “meaningful” stake in Barnes& Noble Inc. and is urging the bookseller to sell itself. Sandell Asset Management Corp. CEO Thomas E. Sandell, in a letter to Barnes& Noble’s board, said “the public market for retail stocks is contributing to a risky and inhospitable environment” and the company would be better served if it were.
July 25- United Technologies Corp, maker of Otis Elevators, Pratt& Whitney engines and Carrier air conditioners, on Tuesday reported a 2.7 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by higher sales in three of its four business units. But the company reported narrowing profit margins and slowing sales in some regions as it tries to sell elevators amid tough.
MILAN/ PARIS, July 24- France’s Vivendi has tightened its grip on Telecom Italia by removing its CEO Flavio Cattaneo and paving the way for a joint venture between its own pay-TV Canal+ and the Italian group, in a boost to the French firm’s ambitions to become a southern European media powerhouse. Telecom Italia said late on Monday after a board meeting that.
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WASHINGTON, July 25- The chairman of the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee asked the chief executives of Alphabet Inc, Facebook Inc, Amazon.com Inc, AT ?>