| Apr 28, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Toyota Motor Corp. said it will move 3,000 jobs from Torrance to new North American headquarters in Plano, Texas, over the next three years.
The move will affect 2,000 workers in Toyota's U.S. sales and marketing arm and 1,000 positions in its financial...
| May 29, 2014
| 11:33 AM
DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co said on Thursday it is recalling a total of 1.1 million SUVs in North America for the possible loss of power steering.
Ford said 195,527 Explorer SUVs in North America from the 2011 to 2013 model years are to be...
| May 29, 2014
| 3:06 PM
It tells you everything you need to know about the U.S. healthcare system that you can get more comprehensive coverage for a dog than you can for a human being.
I found this out when I delved recently into the nearly $600-million pet insurance market to...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 4:30 PM
TV production firm FremantleMedia North America has formed Tiny Riot, a digital content studio that consolidates its original Internet-video initiatives under a new name.
The new studio label comprises FMNA's different digital businesses, including The...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Heavy spending to repair more than 6 million vehicles in the first quarter triggered an 88% plunge in General Motors Co. earnings for the period, compared to a year earlier.
The nation’s largest automaker said it earned just $108 million, or 8...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 8:51 AM
We drove the Tesla Model S P85+ on an intrastate tour of superchargers in Illinois. Our route bisects a green-gold sea of soybean fields, blows by endless rows of withering corn crowned with green husks, and passes broccoli forests bunched on muddy...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Coca-Cola Co. has announced that it will split its North America business into two units as it aims to return to a traditional franchising model.
The Atlanta-based beverage giant also announced changes in its top leadership.
The company said...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:39 AM
Field Museum scientists have discovered a new "top predator" dinosaur in North America, a significant precursor to Tyrannosaurus rex and an important part of an emerging fossil record for the continent, the museum announced early Friday.
The 4-ton, 30-...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 2:28 PM
NEW YORK — For years, the New York Film Festival was a quaint afterthought on the fall festival circuit, good for locals to catch up on prestige titles but devoid of much Hollywood fizz.
The Lincoln Center event has become an...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 8:07 AM
General Motors Co. said its profit fell in the third quarter, but the automaker’s results also demonstrated that its troubled European operations are improving.
GM’s profit fell 53% to $698 million in the quarter compared with the same...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Think of a map of North America, and then turn it upside down so that Mexico and Texas are at the top and near the middle, and New England drips down like an appendage, nearly falling off the edge at the bottom.
Felipe Fernández-Armesto has done...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Meet the king of gore, a "bad grandpa" of Tyrannosaurus rex that tore through flesh with banana-shaped, meat-cleaver teeth.
Lythronax argestes, which translates roughly as Southwestern king of gore, appeared on the ancient island continent of...