WILLISTON, N.D. -- Snowflakes and tumbleweeds whip past dismantled stacks of steel that used to be hundreds of oil workers' livelihoods.
Four massive drilling rigs, idled on the windswept prairie near the North Dakota-...Read more
ATHERTON, Calif. -- In 2011, Jules and Alan Nolet bought a house on a flat, sunny lot of just over an acre here. "It had a split-level house built in the '70s with massive, overgrown lawns in the front and back," Jules ...Read more
SEATTLE -- When the Bullitt Center opened in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood two years ago, the six-story office building was hailed as one of the greenest on the planet.
Now, Bullitt has the data to prove it. Last ...Read more
From my seat in the belly of an industry wracked by declining print circulation and ad revenue, Jennifer Padova Gallagher's name choice for her startup company -- GoPaperboy.com -- first struck me as endearingly nostalgic....Read more
COCKEYSVILLE, Md. -- David MacCubbin cut the wolf pawprints and laid the mother-of-pearl into the ebony fretboard.
The neck will be fitted, glued and bolted to the body of the acoustic guitar, which is made of rosewood ...Read more
WASHINGTON--Pay-television leader Comcast Corp. withdrew its $45-billion bid for Time Warner Cable Inc. in the face of a long fight with federal regulators, sending the smaller cable firm on its own in a churning ...Read more
SEATTLE -- Starbucks' latest offering appears to be free coffee -- the result of a systemwide glitch Friday in its computer system.
At a Seattle coffee shop, a barista declined to charge for an 8-ounce cup of drip coffee,...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- For Los Angeles Dodgers fans, the long wait to see games televised again may be headed into extra innings.
An estimated 70 percent of Los Angeles-area households don't get the SportsNet LA channel that ...Read more
Federal agents have seized $109 million in cash and securities during an ongoing investigation of the businesses and individuals behind the 1-800-GET-THIN ad campaign for weight-loss surgery -- and lawyers are fighting to ...Read more
Los Angeles city prosecutors will use a highly valued social media app to post about their efforts to combat polluters, school violence and illegal medical dispensaries and to field grievances.
But they won't use Snapchat...Read more
A company that raised millions of dollars in an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign is headed to court.
Entrepreneur Storm Sondors and his Sondors E-Bike have been sued by Agency 2.0, the public relations firm that mounted ...Read more
Harley-Davidson has recalled about 46,000 of its big-bore road motorcycles.
The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration reported Friday that Harley had recalled some 2014 and 2015 models of its Electra Glide...Read more
Chevrolet is making good on its promise to produce a faster Z06 supercar. The company will introduce a 650-horsepower Corvette later this year.
The 500-unit limited run of the "road-going, track-capable" Z06 C7.R will be ...Read more
BRUSSELS -- European Union regulators have proposed giving individual EU countries the authority to ban imports of genetically modified food and animal feed, risking a renewed trans-Atlantic trade dispute.
The European ...Read more
DETROIT -- General Motors paid chief Mary Barra $16.2 million in total compensation for 2014 in the first year the company's executive pay was free from government oversight, according to a government filing released today...Read more
MENLO PARK, Calif.--Venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers paid nearly $1 million in court costs and expert witness fees during the sex-discrimination trial brought by former employee Ellen Pao. Now Pao, ...Read more
When Defense Secretary Ashton Carter asked Silicon Valley for help in a speech at Stanford University on Thursday, he didn't say what he'd offer in return.
He didn't have to.
Allusions to patriotism were made, and Carter...Read more
Like a desperate team in the final seconds, time was running out one afternoon in my 2015 Kia Soul EV.
Heading home from a racetrack in South Florida, the remaining charge on the plug-in electric Soul was shrinking by the...Read more
It's been four years since Fiat re-entered the U.S. market. Yet despite new showrooms and provocative advertising campaigns, Fiat's brand awareness seems as small as the diminutive 500 it sells, which is nicknamed "...Read more
When Scarlett Johanssen, as Black Widow, drops out of the bottom of a jet fighter, astride a motorcycle, in the new "Avengers: Age of Ultron," the weirdest thing about the scene is the bike she's riding.
It's a Harley-...Read more