Cheddar morning business report 11/10: Disney announces new ‘Star Wars’ trilogy

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Top morning business and technology headlines for Nov. 10, 2017:

  • Worry on Wall Street over the Republican plan to reform the tax code. The Senate's plan delays tax cuts for businesses until 2019. Stock markets have been rallying since President Donald Trump got elected on expectations that he'll ease regulation on businesses and slash corporate taxes as a top priority.
  • Dara Kazrashah, Uber's new CEO, says he wants the company to go public in 2019. Uber's currently valued at $17 billion. Uber is also testing a premium support hotline for its more frequent riders.
  • Disney has announced plans to release a new “Star Wars” trilogy once the current saga wraps up. The new trilogy will have “new characters from a corner of the galaxy that ‘Star Wars’ lore has never before explored.” Disney also says its new streaming service will include an original “Star Wars” series.

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  • Jubilant customers light up as pot sales begin in Canada

    Jubilant customers light up as pot sales begin in Canada

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:38 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:38:03 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:41 AM EDT2018-10-18 09:41:17 GMT
    (Paul Daly/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2018, file photo, Thomas Clarke poses for a photo outside his cannabis store, THC Distribution, in Portugal Cove-St. Philip's, Newfoundland and Labrador. On Wednesday, Oct. 17, Canada ...(Paul Daly/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2018, file photo, Thomas Clarke poses for a photo outside his cannabis store, THC Distribution, in Portugal Cove-St. Philip's, Newfoundland and Labrador. On Wednesday, Oct. 17, Canada ...
    And they're off: Canada starts legal marijuana sales and becomes world's largest national pot marketplace.
    And they're off: Canada starts legal marijuana sales and becomes world's largest national pot marketplace.
  • UK prime minister: Post-Brexit transition could be extended

    UK prime minister: Post-Brexit transition could be extended

    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:18 AM EDT2018-10-18 08:18:36 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:40 AM EDT2018-10-18 09:40:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. EU leaders meet for a second day on Thursday to discuss migration, cybersecurity and to try and move ah...(AP Photo/Olivier Matthys). British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. EU leaders meet for a second day on Thursday to discuss migration, cybersecurity and to try and move ah...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May says she is considering a European Union proposal that would keep Britain bound to the bloc's rules for more than two years after Brexit.
    British Prime Minister Theresa May says she is considering a European Union proposal that would keep Britain bound to the bloc's rules for more than two years after Brexit.
  • French finance minister cancels trip to Saudi conference

    French finance minister cancels trip to Saudi conference

    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:20 AM EDT2018-10-18 08:20:22 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 5:40 AM EDT2018-10-18 09:40:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). A Turkish forensic officer arrives at the Saudi consulate to conduct a new search over the disappearance and alleged slaying of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, in Istanbul, early Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. Pro-government newspaper Y...(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel). A Turkish forensic officer arrives at the Saudi consulate to conduct a new search over the disappearance and alleged slaying of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, in Istanbul, early Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. Pro-government newspaper Y...
    France's finance minister has canceled his attendance at an upcoming investment conference in Saudi Arabia amid doubts over the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
    France's finance minister has canceled his attendance at an upcoming investment conference in Saudi Arabia amid doubts over the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
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