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VW independent monitor: Company is trying to change

WOLFSBURG, Germany (AP) — The independent monitor overseeing Volkswagen's efforts to prevent a repeat of its diesel emissions scandal said Tuesday …

Southeast Asia Finds China Love as Xi Pushes 'One Belt, One Road' Dream

Dominated by Japanese investment since the 1980s, Southeast Asia has found a new source of funds in China.<p>Chinese companies poured a record $14.6 …

China

Uber Fires Former Google Engineer at Heart of Self-Driving Dispute

SAN FRANCISCO — Uber said Tuesday that it had fired Anthony Levandowski, a star engineer brought in to lead the company’s self-driving automobile efforts who was accused of stealing trade secrets when he left a job at Google.<p>What Mr. Levandowski did when he quit Google to start his own company, …

San Francisco

If You Bought $14,000 Of Amazon Stock In 2001 You'd Be A Millionaire Today

With the company's stock hitting $1,000, if you bought $14,000 worth of Amazon stock in 2001, you'd be a millionaire this morning.<p>Amazon shares crossed the $1,000 mark in trading on Tuesday morning, valuing the company at $480 billion. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is now worth $85 billion, according …

Think Twice About Going Cashless

No one's talking about the real motivations behind demonetization.<p>Even now, after the chaos caused by India's decision last November to eliminate nearly 90 percent of its banknotes, few people would argue with the policy's underlying assumption: Going cashless is, if handled well, a good thing. Yet …

Boeing inks defense, passenger jet deal with Saudi Arabia

U.S. aerospace and defense giant Boeing said Sunday it had reached agreements to sell both military and passenger aircraft to Saudi Arabia, a move it says will strengthen its ties with the Saudis, create jobs and enhance security in that region of the world.<p>The announcement comes amid a flurry of …

Baby boomers are making it harder for millennials to buy homes

Housing inventory has rached historic lows across the country, and competition is heating up.<p>According to an analysis conducted by real-estate site Zillow in April, there are 3% fewer homes on the market than there were a year ago. Homes are also spending less and less time on the market. …

Online Retailers' New Warehouses Heat Up Local Job Markets

Retailers and logistics companies have been opening warehouses at a record pace to ensure online orders reach customers as quickly as possible. Now they’re struggling to find workers to staff them.<p>Amazon.com Inc., Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and other e-commerce giants rely on armies of “pickers” to grab …

Hard times for Sears as retailer notes doubt about future

NEW YORK (AP) — Sears, a back-to-school shopping destination for generations of kids, has said that after years of losing money that there is …

3D Printing Is Already Starting To Threaten The Traditional Spare Parts Supply Chain

The race is on to use 3D printing to produce small-series parts, on demand and on location, for industries from aerospace to automotive. At stake is the shape of a $400 billion market for spare parts manufacturing and logistics. And those changes are not 20, or even 10, years out — they are …

3D Printing

Poll: How do you feel about the Samsung heir's arrest?

February 17th, 2017<p>How do you feel about the latest debacle plaguing Samsung: yesterday's arrest of Samsung chief Lee Jae-yong on bribery charges?<p>Were you temped to create a hashtag and campaign against the company on Twitter in the spirit of #DeleteUber? Or maybe you felt a palpable sense of …

iOS 10.3 Previous Betas Said To Drain iPhone 6s Plus Battery Fast; Apple Rolls Out Third Beta To Developers

Apple rolled out the third pre-release version of the upcoming iOS 10 major update, iOS 10.3, to developers this Monday. Although the details of this …

Apple macOS Sierra 10.12.4 Beta Features Night Shift, App Store Touch Bar Support And More

Apple is hard at work in perfecting its next software update for its Mac devices. While there is still no word on when MacBook and iMac users can …

Grocery Stores Are Getting Rid of ‘Sell By’ Dates on Food

In an effort to cut down on confusion about labels on food items, grocery manufacturers and retailers are being urged to get rid of terms like ‘sell …

Here comes the next wave of the U.S. oil boom

After a painful two-year price war with OPEC, the worst may finally be over for the American oil industry.<p>U.S. oil companies didn't merely survive OPEC's attempt to drown them in low prices. The energy industry is emerging from this dark period of bankruptcies and job cuts much leaner and ready to …

The "Myth" Of Factory Jobs Coming Back To America

Economist Jeffrey Sachs says the US economy is capable of another jobs boom — but they won't be on the factory floor, and they probably won't pay very well.<p>Donald Trump has made clear that he wants his presidency to be about jobs — more specifically, his "bold plan to create 25 million new American …

Leaders of American Airlines pilots' union blast CEO

DALLAS (AP) — Support from labor unions was critical when Doug Parker's US Airways forced a merger with American, but now the CEO of the world's …