Friday, January 15, 2016
A potato genetically engineered to resist the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine is as safe as any other potato on the market, the Food and Drug Administration says.
Survey the latest at the Detroit Auto Show and you will find fibers from water bottles in car seats, hemp in the dashboards and citrus peel in the tires.
Thursday, January 14, 2016
It looked like a marriage that could bring together the storied history of a century-old magazine and the culture-changing dynamism of Facebook.
U.S. employers advertised slightly more jobs in November as overall hiring edged up and more Americans quit their jobs in signs of a healthier environment for workers.
The Senate on Tuesday blocked legislation calling for tougher audits of the U.S. Federal Reserve, rebuffing an attempt by Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul to give lawmakers greater oversight of the U.S. central bank's moves on interest rates.
Beneath the hoods of the cars showing in Detroit this week lie engines that are as powerful as ever, but are smaller and, helped by direct injection, guzzle less gas.
Monday, January 11, 2016
In the future world of mobility, you might be traveling in a car, on a bike or a personal air transporter -- with a range of new possibilities raised by connected technology.
Saturday, January 9, 2016
Workers are saving more for retirement, and the youngest -- not exactly known for squirreling money away -- are boosting their savings rates faster than any other age group.
Friday, January 8, 2016
Minutes of the U.S. Federal Reserve's December meeting showed Wednesday that the participants foresaw only a "gradual" series of interest rate hikes following the first one unanimously agreed at that meeting.
Thursday, January 7, 2016
The U.S. trade deficit dropped to the lowest level in nine months in November as exports fell to a nearly four-year low.