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Musk: Tesla Sabotaged

Tesla Factory

Tesla CEO Elon Musk told employees in an email that a disgruntled employee has admitted committing sabotage at the company’s Fremont, Calif., auto plant. Tesla has been struggling to meet production demands for its Model 3 sedan, and scrambling to get production to 5,000 a week by early July. Musk …

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Tesla Cutting Nearly 10 Percent of Workforce

Tesla Headquarters Palo Alto

Tesla is cutting about 9 percent of its workforce, mostly among its salaried staff, CNBC reported today. Tesla is trying to boost Model 3 production to get to 5,000 cars per week by the end of the month after struggling to meet production goals. The company currently employs about 46,000 …

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Boring Co. LA Tunnel Nearly Complete

Hawthorne Tunnel

The first of a series of planned tunnels to provide rapid electric transportation under the city of Los Angeles is nearly complete, the digging company building the tunnels said this week. Elon Musk’s Boring Co. released video showing an almost-completed tunnel, and Musk said on Instagram it wold be offering …

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Tesla Pausing Model 3 Production

Tesla Factory

The troublesome Tesla Model 3 is on hold, as the company tries to correct what company founder Elon Musk has said was “over-automation.” “Humans are under-rated,” Musk said on Twitter earlier this week. BuzzFeed reported Tuesday that production on the company’s first mid-priced, mass-produced electric car would pause for four or …

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SpaceX Satellite Launch Delayed

Falcon 9 Rocket

SpaceX Won’t Launch Today Because of High Winds. Hoping to Go Thursday David Royse | LedeTree Elon Musk’s SpaceX said early Wednesday it was postponing a planned launch until at least Thursday because of high winds. The launch will take into orbit satellites that are part of the company’s effort …

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