WASHINGTON -- With President Donald Trump set to meet with China's top economic envoy Friday at the White House, signs are pointing to a mini trade deal: China buying more American farm goods, among other limited ...Read more
Wage inequality has risen more in California cities than in the metropolitan areas of any other state, with seven of the nation's 15 most unequal cities located in the Golden State.
San Jose, with its concentration of ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- A federal court judge in San Diego has tentatively ruled against SeaWorld in a shareholder lawsuit alleging that the theme park company misled investors early on when it denied that fallout from the critical ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- In the fall of 2017, Todd Carmichael, CEO of the coffee company La Colombe, a national brand based in Philadelphia, came out swinging at Sen. Pat Toomey.
The Pennsylvania Republican, Carmichael said, doesn...Read more
DETROIT -- Made in America tops the list of sticking points to be resolved between the UAW and General Motors to get to a tentative contract agreement.
For the 46,000 UAW members in the fourth week of nationwide strike ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Warner Bros.' "Joker" maintained the top spot at the box office for a second weekend in a row, adding $55 million (a drop of just 43%) for a cumulative $192.7 million, according to estimates from measurement...Read more
WASHINGTON -- A series of letters from state energy regulators asking the Trump administration to act on coal plant closures was orchestrated by a coal lobbying group, emails show, raising questions about the independence ...Read more
Somewhere between the constitutional right to free speech and California's law against unfair business practices reside all those mailers we receive that look like official government correspondence but turn out to be ...Read more
General Motors' sales in China fell by 17.5% in the third quarter from the same period in 2018, the company's fifth consecutive quarterly decline in the world's largest auto market.
The company said it delivered 689,531 ...Read more
Q: After a recent storm, an owner of a new BMW 540 told me his car was heavily damaged by hail. He was at work during the storm, and his car was in the parking lot. The worst part, according to him, was that not all the ...Read more
Q: I just had my car serviced and was told I need new struts. It's a 2014 Honda Accord with 47,000 miles. The man pushed me very strongly saying it's a "safety concern" and I should have them done right away. I figured I'd...Read more
Mark Tuttle cuts straight to the point when describing the field and weather conditions he has faced this year on his farm in southern DeKalb County.
"In one word, I'd say: 'miserable,' " said Tuttle, who grows corn, ...Read more
Two weeks ago, the head of NASA seemed sick of waiting for SpaceX and Boeing Co. to finish developing the capsules that are supposed to carry U.S. astronauts to and from the International Space Station.
As SpaceX Chief ...Read more
Investors, economists and the news media are quick to characterize market indicators as early signals of economic changes. After more than 10 years of a bull market and expanding economy, there's high interest in finding a...Read more
The 2019 BMW 330i sport sedan explores how to meld the brand's claim to be "ultimate driving machine" with rising levels of driver assistance, but it locks down the title for "ultimate display of gall by an automaker."
Boeing Co. hopes one day you can ditch the terrestrial street traffic and fly through the clouds in your own airborne vehicle.
The Chicago-based aircraft manufacturer and Porsche, the German sports car automaker, ...Read more
Is the sports car dead?
It's a fair question to ask. While many scribes are moaning about the demise of the sedan, they still account for 30 percent of the American car market. In reality, it's the sports car that is ...Read more
For 2019, the Ford F-150 pickup from America's truck leader has some exciting upgrades and additions.
Tough, smart and capable, the F-150 has class-leading capability, outperforming others whether hauling cargo in the bed...Read more
An epic battle is brewing in the entertainment industry. In the coming months, most of the biggest media conglomerates will launch their own streaming services in a high-stakes effort to remain relevant by selling movies, ...Read more
Q: We are getting ready to close on our new house and discovered that the seller removed several things we thought we were buying, including the bathroom mirrors and a chandelier. Can they do this? --Anonymous
A: Property...Read more
- Coal industry pushed state regulators to lobby for power rescue
- Motormouth: Paintless dent repair might be the ticket for hail-damaged car
- Westwood is once again California's priciest spot for renters, study finds
- Target's chief merchant leaves to take CEO role at Bed Bath & Beyond
- Key sticking point: GM and UAW at odds over what will be made in America