China’s Manufacturing Slows In October
October 31 2014 10:15 PM
The country’s Purchasing Managers Index came in at 50.8. Economists had expected better performance.
New Takata Air Bag Problem Identified
October 31 2014 9:01 PM
Nissan says some Infiniti SUVs have airbags that explode for a different reason than one identified in 16.5 million vehicles.
MH17: More Human Remains Found
October 31 2014 7:25 PM
Remains found Friday from the downed Malaysia Airlines plane are making their way to the Netherlands for identification.
Kimberly-Clark’s Surgical Gowns Fail Ebola Protection: Lawsuit
October 31 2014 5:47 PM
A suit filed this week claims Kimberly-Clark has known since last year that its gowns don’t offer maximum protection from infectious disease.
Self-Driving Cars Inspire Excitement But Also Anxiety
October 30 2014 5:42 PM
Chinese and Indian respondents were the most enthusiastic while the British were the most critical. The Japanese were the most indifferent.
Volkswagen Is Ready To Roll Into China's Tiny Electric Car Market
October 30 2014 1:50 PM
The German owner of Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche wants to have 20 electric and plug-in hybrid electric models in China soon.
Why Fiat Chrysler Is Spinning Off Ferrari
October 29 2014 3:48 PM
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will lower its brand load to seven after Ferrari becomes a standalone company.
Ford Recalls 2007-08 Edge, Lincoln Crossovers
October 29 2014 2:04 PM
Ford Motor Co. says corrosion of fuel tank brackets is the culprit in its voluntary recall.
381,000 Ram Pickups Recalled For Fuel-Leak Issue
October 29 2014 11:59 AM
Recalls announced Tuesday include 2010-14 Ram trucks, as well as 2014 Dodge Durangos and Jeep Grand Cherokees.
Billions Of Dollars In Federal Aid Still Unpaid
October 29 2014 8:04 AM
Of the $15.2 billion in federal aid allocated to help homeowners rebuild, only $1.7 billion has be paid out. What's the hold up?
Elon Fires Back Over Tesla Sales Numbers
October 28 2014 4:13 PM
Tesla CEO Elon Musk disputes reported Model S sales estimates. The company has been elusive with monthly sales figures.
Consumer Reports Slams US Cars
October 28 2014 12:34 PM
Annual reliability survey says new models from Fiat, Jeep, Ram and Dodge rank below average, followed by Mercedes-Benz and Ford.
Elon Musk Warns (Again) About Artificial Intelligence
October 27 2014 11:55 AM
The billionaire inventor of the Tesla Model S says artificial intelligence is like “summoning a demon.”
China Now Has 30 Robotics Factories
October 27 2014 10:24 AM
The Asian giant is playing catch-up in industrial robotics as its labor costs rise and automation costs drop.
Prosecutors Take Aim At Takata, Again
October 22 2014 5:13 PM
U.S. prosecutors are investigating if a Japanese supplier made misleading air bag claims a year after it settled separate antitrust charges.
Boeing Soars In Q3 On Commercial Aircraft Back Orders
October 22 2014 10:52 AM
The world’s top aerospace giant says military aircraft orders up 3 percent. Company has 5,500 commercial aircraft on back order.
Will Tesla Make $3.5M In Its Third Quarter?
October 21 2014 10:43 AM
Tesla Motors will announce the results of its recently ended quarter on Nov. 5. Here’s what to look for.
Libyan Leader Seeks To Leash Militias
October 18 2014 11:35 PM
The country’s internationally recognized leader pledges to ‘soon’ retake Tripoli and Benghazi.
Ebola: Making Two Old Conspiracy Theories New Again
October 18 2014 11:01 PM
Two familiar accusations about viruses and their cures have emerged as Ebola hysteria spreads.
Family, Friends Mourn Ebola Victim Duncan
October 18 2014 7:55 PM
Relatives remember Duncan, the first known Ebola fatality in the U.S., as a man whose compassion might have killed him.