Cheddar morning business update 9/14: Tesla to unveil electric semi-truck

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Top morning business and technology headlines for Sept. 14, 2017:

Ex-”pharma bro” Martin Shkreli has been jailed after he offered $5,000 on Facebook to anyone who could “grab a hair” from Hillary Clinton during her book tour. Before the stunt, Shkreli was free on $5 million bail as he awaits sentencing on his securities fraud conviction.

Get ready for self-driving trucks. Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the company will unveil an electric semi-truck next month.

In honor of the re-launch of the hit TV show “Will and Grace,” Shake Shack is launching two new milkshakes at select locations in New York and Los Angeles.

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