Sen. Manchin is calling on the government's top health official to overturn the approval of a powerful painkiller, arguing that the pill could add to the national epidemic of prescription drug abuse.
Inspections of Bangladesh garment factories under a new safety initiative has found many problems.
Global growth is likely to remain sluggish as a slowdown in the developing world undercuts gains in Europe and the United States, a leading international economic body warned Tuesday.
There is concern about whether the industry can produce all of the gas their old and new customers need, and deliver it to them through a pipeline system that hasn't been able to keep up with the new demand.
More than 35 states are considering drone legislation this year, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures. The bills include ways to attract an industry that could generate billions and restrictions on drone use and data collection.
Fruit supply companies Chiquita of the United States and Fyffes of Ireland said they had agreed to merge to create the world's biggest banana supplier.
Obama's top economists say the nation is on track to make economic progress over the next two years, but say it would do even better if Congress would enact the additional spending he proposed in his most recent budget.
About 1,500 factories in Bangladesh are on track to be inspected by the end of August as part of a safety pact signed by more than 150 clothing brands and 20 countries.
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Just like some states competed for Boeing's 777x production line, states are now trying to woo Tesla over it's proposed battery Gigafactory.
The airplane manufacture grapples with production delays as the world waits for news on a 777 lost in the Asia-Pacific.
The most dangerous parts of a flight are takeoff and landing. Rarely do incidents happen when a plane is cruising seven miles above the earth.
Chaotic Moon Studios shows off a drone that can remotely stun a person, but its creators say it has applications beyond law enforcement.
Visa and MasterCard want banks and retailers to work together on securing customer data and stop blaming each other after a massive data breach during the holiday season.
The city of Tucson recently submitted a formal proposal to become the headquarters for the 10 million-square-foot massive battery factory Tesla wants to build in the U.S.
Hairline cracks have been discovered in the wings of some 787s that are being built.
China's exports plunged larger than expected, possibly denting hopes trade will help drive the slowing economy while communist leaders push ambitious promised reforms.
Henry's Turkey Service of Goldthwaite, Texas, has yet to pay nearly $6 million in judgment money and fines against the company.
Twenty employees of an Austin-based technology company on board the missing Malaysia Airlines flight were en route to a business meeting in China.
At one time Dell Computers had 11 factories - each operating with a unique IT system. This led to high operating costs, complex infrastructure demands, and added difficulties in handling any changes. There was also a higher level of unreliability due to the slower and less effective manner in which all of these factories, with their different systems, could communicate.