Nissan Motor Co. will have vehicles packed with autonomous driving technology by 2020 but whether people will be able to drive them on roads is up to government regulators, Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn said Monday.
Minnesota is one step closer to enacting the nation's strictest ban on fire retardant chemicals.
Blue Bell Creameries will lay off more than a third of its workforce following a series of listeria illnesses linked to its ice cream that prompted a nationwide recall of all its products, the Texas company announced.
A plunge in energy-related drilling and sluggish manufacturing sent U.S. industrial output down for a fifth straight month in April.
The new Chevy Camaro, the sixth generation of the car, is going to be outfitted with a four-cylinder engine making it slimmer and more efficient than its predecessors.
The latest version of Google's self-driving car will make its debut on public roads this summer. Google's mission is to have driverless cars available to consumers in the next five years.
Post Holdings will merge two of its cereal businesses, headquarter them in Minnesota and close a New Jersey office as it separately grapples with a widening bird flu outbreak.
For nearly three decades Krishan Luthra stubbornly labored away in a General Electric research lab on a long-shot effort to cook up a new type of ceramic that few consumers will ever see or use.
A new survey says China leads other top manufacturing nations when it comes to joining the industrial Internet of Things.
The U.S. Senate on Thursday voted to move forward with legislation that would give the White House greater authority over new trade agreements.
Federal work-safety agents have cited DuPont for 11 safety violations relating to a toxic gas leak last November that killed four workers at a Houston-area plant.
Like an underachieving student, the U.S. economy isn't living up to the high hopes it began the year with.
Factory activity in New York increased slightly in May, as manufacturers are beginning to adapt to the challenges caused by a stronger dollar, lower oil prices and restrained consumer spending.
A massive new recall from Honda of vehicles with Takata air bags Thursday has brought the total recalls for the potentially deadly devices to more than 33 million.
The Agriculture Department has developed a new government certification and labeling for foods that are free of genetically modified ingredients.
Brand Finance released their annual Brand Finance Top 500 U.S. Brands this week.
The deadly Amtrak derailment near Philadelphia appears to be yet another accident that didn't have to happen.
Missouri lawmakers this week easily passed legislation that would make it the 26th "right-to-work" state. But the vote totals, if they hold, would be insufficient to override an expected veto from Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon.
The death toll from a fire at a Filipino footwear factory stands at 72 as officials work to identify victims and investigate the blaze.
Apple and battery manufacturer A123 appear close to a settlement over allegations that the tech company poached employees for a secret electric car project.