Don't Take Jobs Data At Face Value
December 19 2014 2:22 PM
Department of Labor data released Friday paint a rosy picture of state labor markets, but they ignore important considerations.
A Russian 'TARP' To Rescue Its Banks
December 19 2014 11:13 AM
Russian lawmakers approve a measure to rescue country’s banks that’s similar to 2008 Troubled Asset Relief Program in the U.S.
China's Economy Is $308B Bigger Than We Thought
December 19 2014 9:56 AM
The world’s second-largest economy is $308 billion bigger than previously imagined, but its debt is still more than twice its economic output.
An Automotive 'Gold Mine' In Cuba
December 19 2014 8:23 AM
For more than a half-century Cuba’s American-made vehicles have taken an isolated beating. Now they may be easy pickings for classic car lovers.
More Ford Muscle Cars Have Exploding Air Bags
December 18 2014 2:23 PM
Ford expands recall of Mustang and GT models with faulty Takata air bags.
Switzerland Will Begin Charging Banks To Park Their Money
December 18 2014 11:23 AM
For the first time in decades, Switzerland will charge commercial banks to park money.
Russia Is Creating Headaches For Multinationals
December 17 2014 2:12 PM
Russia is the world’s seventh largest economy, and that means almost every major multinational has been touched in some way by the country’s crisis.
Taxpayer-Funded Outsourcing In North Carolina
December 16 2014 4:08 PM
One of the country’s largest outsourcing firms has received taxpayer subsidies in North Carolina. What could go wrong?
Chrysler Group Now Alphabet Soup
December 16 2014 10:33 AM
FCA US LLC, the new name for the Chrysler Group LLC, separates the brand from the storied company name established in 1925.
Jaguar Land Rover Is Curing Blind Spots
December 15 2014 1:53 PM
The British luxury carmaker is touting camera technology that allows drivers to see through the "pillars."
BMW’s Self-Parking i3 Premieres At CES 2015
December 15 2014 11:01 AM
The German automaker will show off a BMW i3 that drops drivers off and finds its own parking garage space.
Ford To Microsoft: Your 'Infotainment' System Is So 2011
December 12 2014 2:07 PM
The U.S. automaker is betting a QNX product will be a big step up from Microsoft's problem-plagued in-vehicle communications system.
Foxconn Eying Closed India Nokia Plant: Report
December 10 2014 11:53 AM
China’s largest private employer, FoxConn, could buy an Indian facility that was once the world’s biggest mobile phone factory.
How Many Defective Air Bags Are Out There?
December 09 2014 4:23 PM
Takata is getting heat from lawmakers, lawyers and now Honda itself over its handling of the air bag recall crisis.
Renault Poised To Make Ultra-Low-Priced Cars For India
December 09 2014 12:50 PM
Renault, Europe’s third-largest car company, hopes to grab market share in India with a slate of cars priced under $5,000.
Stagnant Wage Growth Hampers Auto Sales Rebound
December 08 2014 3:56 PM
The nation's economic recovery has a lot less bounce than previous recoveries, at least from the carmakers' point of view.
Why Foreign Automakers Aren't Worried About China’s Auto Sales Slowdown
December 08 2014 12:49 PM
China, the world's largest, fastest-growing car market, is cooling a lot. Here's why foreign automakers remain bullish on long-term growth.
Can Ford's Hybrid Pickup Be Both Mean And Green?
December 07 2014 8:27 AM
The Ford Motor Co. is working on a hybrid version of America's iconic workhorse truck, the F-150 pickup. Will loyalists make the change?
Ford, Chrysler Expand Air Bag Recalls, But Add To Consumer Confusion
December 04 2014 2:23 PM
Ford expands recall nationwide while Chrysler says it will replace passenger-side air bags in some regions. Confused?
Carter Wants A Military That Uses More Cutting-Edge Technology
December 03 2014 4:14 PM
The White House's choice to replace Chuck Hagel has long lauded the quick embrace of commercial technology in defense strategies.