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Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 03:16 PM EDT

US Stocks Rally Ahead of China Trade Talks; Walmart Surges

US Stocks Rally Ahead of China Trade Talks; Walmart Surges

Stocks are surging on Wall Street Thursday as China and the U.S. prepare to hold their first trade discussions in months, a potential sign of progress toward ending the trade war between them. Walmart is...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 03:43 PM EDT

Market Testing: Kroger Trying Driverless Grocery Deliveries

Market Testing: Kroger Trying Driverless Grocery Deliveries

At a time when big-box retailers are trying to offer the same conveniences as their online competitors, the biggest U.S. grocery chain is testing the use of driverless cars to deliver groceries in a Phoenix...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 02:35 PM EDT

FDA Approves Teva’s Generic EpiPen After Yearslong Delay

FDA Approves Teva’s Generic EpiPen After Yearslong Delay

U.S. regulators cleared the first generic competitor to Mylan's EpiPen, after a yearslong delay that many said contributed to the emergency allergy drug's rapid rise in price. Teva Pharmaceuticals received...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 08:50 AM EDT

Honda Odyssey Tops Minivan Crash Test List

Honda Odyssey Tops Minivan Crash Test List

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has released new crash ratings for minivans.

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 07:47 AM EDT

Sen. Elizabeth Warren: Trade Deals Help Companies, Not Workers

Sen. Elizabeth Warren: Trade Deals Help Companies, Not Workers

Sen. Elizabeth Warren believes that U.S. trade policies "have not been written to enrich Americans." In an interview with CNBC's Jim Cramer, the Massachusetts Democrat criticized trade deals that prioritize...

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018 at 11:22 PM EDT

Tesla Whistleblower Tweets About Allegedly Flawed Cars

Tesla Whistleblower Tweets About Allegedly Flawed Cars

Tesla whistleblower Martin Tripp is tweeting internal emails, photos and vehicle identification numbers that he says are evidence of flawed manufacturing practices at Tesla's battery factory, and product sold by...

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018 at 04:20 PM EDT

Dow Falls More Than 100 Points as Tech Stocks, Macy's Slide

Dow Falls More Than 100 Points as Tech Stocks, Macy's Slide

U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday as declines in tech shares and Macy's dampened investor sentiment. Equities also followed overseas stocks lower. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 136 points, while the S&P...

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018 at 12:26 PM EDT

Rising Concern? After Straws, Balloons Get More Scrutiny

Rising Concern? After Straws, Balloons Get More Scrutiny

Now that plastic straws may be headed for extinction, could Americans' love of balloons be deflated? The joyous celebration of releasing balloons into the air has long bothered environmentalists, who say the...

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018 at 12:08 PM EDT

MoviePass Parent Company Lost $100 Million in the Second Quarter

MoviePass Parent Company Lost $100 Million in the Second Quarter

MoviePass' parent company, Helios and Matheson Analytics, lost $100 million in the second quarter, according to its most recent quarterly report filed late Tuesday, on pace to blow through its remaining...

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018 at 09:19 AM EDT

Ford to Spend About $740M to Redevelop Detroit Train Depot

Ford to Spend About $740M to Redevelop Detroit Train Depot

Ford Motor Co. plans to spend roughly $740 million renovating Detroit's long vacant train depot and redeveloping other area properties for research and development of self-driving vehicles. The Dearborn-based...

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