The agency declined to comment. Investigators in the Securities and Exchange Commission's San Francisco office are also scrutinizing Musk's moves. Musk on Monday gave his most detailed vision of how a take-private deal could work, but shares ended flat, indicating investor scepticism.
He handled baggage for the airline. On social media pages, Russell said he lived in Sumner, Washington , and was married in 2012. The FBI is now investigating, while Alaska Air is cooperating with authorities and their own safety team to make sense of exactly what went down.
The U.S. government last week reinstated a raft of economic sanctions that had been waived as part of the Iran JCPOA nuclear deal of 2015. " More than the sanctions, economic mismanagement (by the government) is putting pressure on ordinary Iranians".
Musk last week shocked investors with his announcement on Twitter to take Tesla private for $72 billion, but provided no details on funding except that it was "secured". The Saudi wealth fund's current stake in the company is valued at about $2 billion. Wall Street is awash with speculation on who might team up with Musk to do a deal.
The S&P 500 index slipped after coming within spitting distance of a record high following a four-day rise. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks fell 4.08 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 1,686.80. The S&P 500 was up 0.59 points, or 0.02 percent, at 2,858.29. Rite Aid (RAD.N) fell 11.5 percent after the drug store chain and USA grocer Albertsons Cos ABS.N agreed to terminate their merger agreement.
In a statement the company said: " Bayer is confident, based on the strength of the science, the conclusions of regulators around the world and decades of experience, that glyphosate is safe for use and does not cause cancer when used according to the label".