General Motors is knocking nearly $1,200 off the price of the 2016 Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid car.
Dow Chemical will cut about 3 percent of its global workforce as it prepares to break off a significant part of its chlorine operations in a deal announced earlier this year with Olin Corp.
U.S. safety regulators have rejected a Rhode Island man's request for an investigation into low-speed unintended acceleration problems with Toyota Corolla compact cars.
Dean Foods will place all of its regional milk labels under one brand as part of a move to boost its business and tout the quality of its product.
Democratic lawmakers will again seek an increase in the nation's minimum wage for the first time since 2009.
Manufacturing in China barely grew in April, continuing sluggish recent performance in the world's second biggest economy.
Hot sales of small and midsize SUVs drove auto sales higher last month as General Motors, Ford, Toyota, Fiat Chrysler and Nissan all reported U.S. sales gains.
The company on the leading edge of electric car manufacturing this week officially entered the world of large-scale batteries for homes and businesses.
A South Korean company accused of stealing trade secrets involving Kevlar technology has pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy charges and settled separate civil litigation filed by the DuPont Co., officials said Thursday.
A bipartisan group of senators this week introduced legislation targeting so-called "patent trolls."
Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Ford is expanding a recall of small and midsize cars to fix door latches that may not stay closed.
Problems with a component of the Apple Watch could exacerbate a shortage of the much-hyped wearable technology.
General Motors Canada says it will cut about 1,000 positions from its Oshawa manufacturing operations this year.
A top labor union this week named North Dakota as the nation's most dangerous state for workers for the third consecutive year.
General Motors plans to spend $5.4 billion to improve its U.S. factories during the next three years, creating about 650 new jobs.
The Federal Reserve downgraded its view of the U.S. economy Wednesday after a winter in which growth nearly froze. The Fed offered no sign that a rate increase might be coming soon.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says flares at refineries and chemical plants emit far more pollution than regulators previously indicated.
BP recently announced plans to sell its stake in a large gas pipeline in the North Sea.
A french fry supplier to the McDonald's restaurant chain in China has been issued Beijing's biggest-ever pollution fine for releasing dirty wastewater, state media reported.
The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid plummeted to the lowest level in 15 years last week, evidence that employers are laying off few workers despite a sharp slowdown in economic growth.