WASHINGTON -- U.S. tech giants would get a huge windfall under the Republican tax plan, but economists say the companies are more likely to reward shareholders with higher dividends and stock buybacks than directly ...Read more
Alaska Airlines cited new travel restrictions imposed by the Trump administration as the main reason it plans to end service from Los Angeles to Cuba.
Alaska began its daily Los Angeles-to-Havana flights Jan. 5 and plans ...Read more
Hours before the 2017 Progressive International Motorcycle Show opened its doors at the Long Beach Convention Center, a cabal of industry veterans met to discuss troubled U.S. motorcycle sales.
Organized by power sports ...Read more
James Damore, the former Google engineer who published a screed against Google's diversity initiatives, says he isn't using autism as an excuse.
But he says being on the spectrum means he "sees things differently." And ...Read more
MEXICO CITY -- Mexico is signaling both flexibility and doubt about the latest demands from Washington as the fifth round of talks on the future of the North American Free Trade Agreement formally opened Friday in the ...Read more
In the latest shake-up in its executive ranks, Wells Fargo said Friday that it fired the head of its consumer lending unit, effective immediately.
Franklin Codel, based in Des Moines, Iowa, was terminated for "acting in a...Read more
Hiring in Texas oil and gas fields is rising sharply as the industry steadily recovers from its most recent downturn.
The number of workers exploring for oil and gas in Texas hit more than 222,000 in September, nearly 31,...Read more
CHICAGO--The Chicago Tribune will move next year, ending a 93-year run in the newspaper's namesake tower on North Michigan Avenue.
Parent company Tronc Friday confirmed that the newspaper will move to One Prudential ...Read more
Employment levels in Florida recovered in October, the state said Friday, after September's Hurricane Irma, which sharply reduced that month's payroll count.
"Getting a report that's very normal is a good sign. The South...Read more
A University of Wisconsin-Madison study shows that the shift of more than 7 million acres into cropland led to huge releases of carbon emissions into the atmosphere after a 2007 federal law mandated ethanol in gasoline.
HAWTHORNE, Calif. -- Tesla CEO Elon Musk Thursday night sprung a surprise on the world, using the launch of a new electric semi-truck to announce what he said will be the world's fastest production car, a new Tesla ...Read more
For would-be television buyers, the most wonderful weekend of the year is almost here, thanks to special deals available from Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday.
Top-tier makers -- Samsung, Sony, and LG -- will offer ...Read more
HAWTHORNE, Calif. -- Tesla announced the new Tesla Semi Thursday night -- and surprised everybody with a working prototype of a new Roadster sports car.
CEO Elon Musk claims the car will do 60 mph in 1.9 seconds -- the ...Read more
President Donald Trump's deregulation efforts have touched the cars and trucks Americans may buy in the years ahead, how the electricity in our homes and businesses is generated and, in the week ahead, how we connect to ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Boutique hotel group Standard International and cannabis-infused confection maker Lord Jones have announced a partnership that includes opening a retail shop in the lobby of the Standard Hollywood early next...Read more
Cyber Monday is the Monday after Thanksgiving. But many holiday shoppers hunt for deals via their smartphones and laptops long before the family cook preps the turkey for the oven or deep fryer.
Why wait for Black Friday ...Read more
Alex Azar, President Donald Trump's pick to serve as Health and Human Services secretary, represents everything wrong with the incestuous relationship that often exists between government officials and the industries they ...Read more
Investors have been shaking off periodic stock market jolts as the bull marches on, but what about those planning to retire in 2018?
Soon-to-be retirees sometimes start to panic about increased market volatility in the ...Read more
Hospitals, university buildings and affordable housing projects could become much more expensive to develop if the tax plan approved Thursday by the Republican-controlled House becomes law.
The plan calls for eliminating ...Read more
Humans aren't worth much anymore – at least when it comes to employment.
At one time, after flipping through a mail order catalogue, you'd call an 800 number and place an order. Now, you browse ...Read more
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