The plane, which was carrying 430 passengers to Frankfurt, Germany, was in the air about three hours when crew reported a surge in one of its four Rolls-Royce engines.
A hydrogen release triggered a brief fire that injured two workers at a new Air Products and Chemicals Co. plant in Luling, La.
An executive at Japanese auto parts supplier Denso Corp. will serve a one-year prison sentence for price fixing.
Research In Motion's international sales are slowing and the BlackBerry maker doesn't have new smartphones for the competitive North American market, say analysts.
Facebook raised alarms about privacy, warning employers not to ask job applicants for their passwords. The company threatened legal action against applications that violate its long-standing policy against sharing passwords.
Shares of A123 Systems tumbled by double digits to an all-time low after the maker of batteries for electric cars estimated that it would spend about $55M to replace battery modules and packs that might be defective.
The company says that a battery cable covering in the trunk was incorrectly installed. The defect could prevent the car from starting and in extreme cases could lead to a fire.
Westlake Chemical Corp. crews were clearing chemicals Sunday from a tower damaged by an explosion and fire last week at the plant in Geismar, La.
Unions have warned General Motors that they won't engage in restructuring talks on the auto group's Opel and Vauxhall plants in Europe on a local level.
The Finnish phone manufacturer is counting on Microsoft Corp.'s software to turn its fortunes around and provide it with an entry into the U.S. market.
Bernanke said the combination of modest economic growth and rapid declines in unemployment is something of a puzzle.
Due to a series of delays in the Dreamliner's development by Boeing, delivery of the aircraft to JAL and other airlines was more than three years later than originally planned.
General Motors is recalling more than 6,000 big vans and SUVs because their steering can fail.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda and his Canadian counterpart, Stephen Harper, said they would also seek to boost economic, energy and security relations between the two countries.
Dow Chemical Co. plans to invest an undisclosed amount in a new manufacturing plant in Saudi Arabia that will make coating materials for use in that country and for export to markets worldwide.
Canadian Solar Japan K.K. said it will build and operate a solar power plant in Tsu, Mie Prefecture, becoming the first foreign solar-cell manufacturer in Japan with a mega photovoltaic plant of its kind.
Facebook has acquired patents from IBM as it girds itself for litigation, including a lawsuit by Yahoo.
Electric car owners who prided themselves on being green now find themselves in a bind as Japan's government maneuvers to restart dozens of nuclear power plants idled after last year's meltdowns.
The Conference Board says its index of leading economic indicators rose 0.7 percent in February, after a 0.2 percent increase in January.
The aerospace giant broke ground on the helicopter plant in 1982. The facility was designed to build Apache helicopters for the U.S. Army.