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Egypt collector preserves hundreds of classic cars

CAIRO (AP) — The past frequently collides with the present in Cairo, with traffic snarling next to ancient sites. Cars in the city can take a beating — between soaring temperatures, ...

First electric bus from Taiwan’s Foxconn hits the road in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The first electric bus manufactured by Foxtron, the subsidiary of Taiwanese electronics maker Foxconn (Hon Hai), began services in Kaohsiung on Wednesday (March 16). Th...

Taiwan’s Foxconn delivers first electric bus to Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn Technology Group delivered its first Model T electric bus to Kaohsiung City Thursday (March 3), with regular services scheduled to start on March 16. The Model ...

Taiwan’s Kaohsiung hopes EV companies will follow Foxconn Technology

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A decision by Foxconn Technology Group to base part of its electric vehicle (EV) manufacturing operations at Qiaotou Science Park should bring about 5,000 new jobs in Kaoh...

Taiwan’s Foxconn to manufacture electric vehicles in Europe, India, South America by 2024

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Foxconn Technology Group will start manufacturing its electric vehicles (EV) in Europe, India, and South America by the end of 2024, company Chairman Young Liu (劉揚偉) s...

Smartphone producer Foxconn announces electric car venture

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The Taiwanese company that manufactures smartphones for Apple Inc. and other global brands announced plans Monday to produce electric cars for auto brands under a similar contrac...

Foxconn rolls out three new EV models at Hon Hai Tech Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn unveiled three new e-vehicles at its annual Hon Hai Tech Day event on Monday (Oct. 18), the Model C, Model E, and Model T. The new series, made in partnership w...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Oct. 1, the 274th day of 2021. There are 91 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 1, 2...

Central Florida lands hub for Jetsons-like 'flying cars'

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The nation's first regional hub for “flying cars" is being built in central Florida and once completed in five years, the vehicles will be able to take passengers from Orlando to ...

World waits nervously, impatiently for US vote count

From Ford Model T cars that popped off the assembly line in just 90 minutes to 60-second service for burgers, the United States has had a major hand in making the world a frenetic and impatient place,...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, Oct. 1, the 275th day of 2020. There are 91 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 1,...

Japan's 'flying car' gets off ground, with a person aboard

TOKYO (AP) — The decades-old dream of zipping around in the sky as simply as driving on highways may be becoming less illusory. Japan’s SkyDrive Inc., among the myriads of “flying c...

Business Highlights

___ Jobless claims rise as cutoff of extra $600 benefit nears WASHINGTON (AP) — The virus pandemic’s resurgence caused the number of Americans seeking unemployment ...

Review fast tracked for Nevada vanadium mine, 1st in the US

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Invoking President Trump’s executive order streamlining environmental reviews of projects critical to U.S. security, federal land managers have launched an expedited permitting proce...

How faxes and email are slowing the U.S. COVID-19 response

You’d hardly know the U.S. invented the internet by the way its public health agencies are collecting vital pandemic data. While health-care industry record-keeping is now mostly el...