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Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in June for the 30th consecutive month, and the overall economy grew for the 73rd consecutive month, say the nation’s supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM Report On Business.
The U.S. Department of Justice filed a civil lawsuit Wednesday in an effort to block Electrolux's purchase of General Electric's appliance business.
General Motors has halted production at its single assembly plant in Russia as sales have plummeted amid an economic downturn.
A technician died from injuries sustained while working on a robot at Volkswagen's factory in Kessel, Germany, according to media reports.
Toyota, Nissan and Honda are working together to get more fuel cell vehicles on roads in what they call Japan's big push toward "a hydrogen society."
Fiat Chrysler on Wednesday touted its best June sales in the U.S. in nearly a decade, while Ford reported a modest sales increase and General Motors sales fell.
China's legislature passed sweeping legislation on Wednesday that reinforces government controls over cyberspace, as the nation's leaders try to address what they see as growing threats to Chinese networks and national security.
Union workers at Allegheny Technologies Inc. will stay on the job under the terms of their previous labor contract after it expired late Tuesday.
The U.S. subsidiary of a Brazilian-based international meat processor is buying the pork division of Cargill Inc.
Unions representing about 16,500 General Electric employees voted Tuesday to ratify new four-year labor contracts.
Tesla's second-quarter deliveries surged 52 percent to set a company record exceeding 11,000 vehicles.
Hewlett-Packard is moving forward with plans to split into two companies, filing paperwork to create a new entity that will sell commercial technology, while a separate spinoff will sell personal computers and printers.
Ryan Popple, CEO at Proterra, discusses the advent of electric buses being deployed in U.S. cities as funding grows to expand the technology.
Chinese company Huawei is the fourth largest smartphone producer in the world, but it faces challenges expanding overseas.
Rethink Robotics CEO Scott Eckert and Steve Jurvetson, a partner at Draper Fisher Jurvetson, discuss how robots are changing manufacturing
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Federal health officials are considering new warnings and child-resistant packaging on liquid nicotine packets used with e-cigarettes and other next-generation tobacco products.
The Obama administration on Monday unveiled long-anticipated rules that would make millions of additional workers eligible for overtime pay.
United Airlines says it is investing $30 million in a biofuels company to reduce its vulnerability to oil-price shocks and limits on carbon emissions from planes.