Stock futures flat in overnight trading after S&P 500 posts 4-day losing streak

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A man walks near the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on August 31, 2020 at Wall Street in New York City.

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Stock futures held steady in overnight trading on Monday following a steep sell-off on Wall Street.

Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell about 10 points. The S&P 500 futures were flat and the Nasdaq 100 futures dipped slightly.

The market’s September sell-off intensified on Monday with the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropping 500 points, suffering its worst day since Sept. 8. The S&P 500 lost 1.2%, posting its first four-day

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Nikola — Shares of Nikola fell about 1% in extended trading, adding to steep losses on Monday. The decline came after Nikola founder and executive chairman Trevor Milton announced his resignation overnight. Milton’s departure follows short seller Hindenburg Research’s report accusing him of making false statements about the company’s technology to attract investors and partnerships with other automakers. Milton agreed to forfeit up to roughly $166 million of equity as well as a two-year, $20 million consulting contract as part

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American Airlines plans pilot training on Boeing 737 Max in November

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An American Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 flight from Los Angeles lands at Reagan National Airport shortly after an announcement was made by the FAA that the planes were being grounded by the United States in Washington, March 13, 2019.

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American Airlines is planning to start training its pilots on the still-grounded Boeing 737 Max this November, according to a company memo sent Monday.

The jets were grounded worldwide in March 2019 after two crashes killed 346 people, prompting software and other changes on the aircraft. The Federal Aviation Administration is going through some of the

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Trump’s coronavirus vaccine czar says U.S. could immunize ‘most susceptible’ Americans by December

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The United States could immunize Americans “most susceptible” to Covid-19 by December if a vaccine is approved before then, President Donald Trump’s coronavirus vaccine czar told CNBC on Monday.

The U.S. could also immunize “most of the elderly” and health-care workers in January, Dr. Moncef Slaoui, who is leading the Trump administration’s Covid-19 vaccine program Operation Warp Speed, said in a “Squawk on the Street” interview. The rest of the public would get a vaccine sometime in January, February, March and April, he added.

Covid-19 vaccine development is progressing “very well,” he said, with the U.S. already investing in 25

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