May 29 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
- U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Thursday targeting legal protections that keep people from suing social media websites. nyti.ms/3esTMmN
- California regulators on Thursday approved a plan that would allow the state's biggest utility, PG&E Corp, to emerge from the bankruptcy case it filed last year, clearing the last major hurdle the company faced. nyti.ms/3caFVjK
- Ignoring threats from Washington, China stripped another layer of autonomy from Hong Kong on Thursday, plowing ahead with a plan that would ban any form of dissent deemed subversive in the territory reclaimed from Britain more than two decades ago. nyti.ms/2XDL7qV
- Simon & Schuster, one of the major publishing houses in the United States, named Jonathan Karp its new chief executive on Thursday, succeeding Carolyn Reidy, who died earlier this month. nyti.ms/3eGJyj9 (Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom)