Larry Neumeister

Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel, Autonomous

Nikola Founder Trevor Milton Charged With Misleading Investors

Trevor Milton exits courtroom July 29 Trevor Milton exits the courtroom July 29 after entering not guilty plea. (Angus Mordant/Bloombreg News)

NEW YORK — Trevor Milton, the founder and one-time executive chair of Nikola Corp., surrendered July 29 in New York to face charges alleging he lied about the electric and hydrogen-powered truck startup, duping some financially struggling novice investors looking for income during the pandemic.

Larry Neumeister | Associated Press
July 29, 2021
Government, Business, Logistics

N.Y. Judge: Postal Service Must Process Election Mail in Timely Manner

A customer deposits mail into a USPS mail collection box outside a post office in Burbank, Calif. USPS mail collection boxes sit outside a post office in Burbank, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg News)

The U.S. Postal Service must live up to its responsibilities to timely process election mail by treating it as a priority, a New York judge ordered Sept. 21, adding that the agency’s workers should be permitted to make extra deliveries and work overtime near the November presidential election.

Larry Neumeister | Associated Press
September 21, 2020