A proposal to curtail the nation's food stamp program would pinch families struggling to pay for groceries and ripple through other areas of the economy, including supermarkets and discounters, as people shuffle...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 07:02 AM EDT
Serena Williams Accepts a New Challenge - in Silicon Valley
Tennis star Serena Williams has 39 Grand Slam titles, four Olympic medals, major endorsement deals and her own line of clothing and accessories. Now she is embarking on a new mission: She says she wants to help...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 03:50 AM EDT
21 Uber Drivers Arrested in Latest Crackdown in Hong Kong
Hong Kong police launched a fresh crackdown Tuesday on Uber, arresting 21 drivers suspected of working for the ride-hailing giant in the Asian financial center.
It's the latest regulatory headache for Uber,...
Monday, May 22, 2017 at 06:32 PM EDT
Fields Out at Ford; New CEO Hackett Known for Turnarounds
The job of Ford's new CEO won't be easy: He will have to shore up the 114-year-old company's traditional auto business, but also invest in self-driving cars and other projects that could one day make that...
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 04:20 PM EDT
Oil Company Watches Over Pregnant Polar Bear Under Bridge
A pregnant polar bear seeking to dig her maternity den chose an unlikely spot: a snow drift along a bridge leading to an artificial production island off the north coast of Alaska.
As a threatened species,...
Ford is pumping $350 million into a plant outside of Detroit where a new transmission for fuel-efficient vehicles will be built.
The Dearborn, Michigan, automaker said Friday that the investment in the Livonia...
Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 09:48 PM EDT
Tesla Workers Suffer Fainting Spells, Dizziness: Report
Workers at Tesla's car factory in California have been fainting, experiencing dizziness and even having seizures, often requiring medical attention.
The symptoms have led to more than 100 calls for ambulances...
The U.S. dollar suddenly surged against the British pound and other currencies Thursday after the reemergence of former FBI Director James Comey saying Trump never asked to end the probe, reported CNBC.
Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 05:08 PM EDT
Roger Ailes, Fox News Founder and Political Strategist, Dies
Roger Ailes, the communications maestro who transformed television news and America's political conversation by creating and ruling Fox News Channel for two decades before being ousted last year for alleged...
Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 08:11 AM EDT
Companies Stashing Bitcoin in Anticipation of Cyberattacks
Companies are stockpiling bitcoins in preparation of future "ransomware" attacks, which have grown exponentially over the past few years, NBC News reported.
According to cybersecurity experts and firms, about...