5G is 'the connectivity fabric for future innovations' say developers in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — 5G will completely revolutionize systems of interaction between people, communities and businesses, said various tech enterprise leaders at a Smart Cities conference today...

Ford repackages factory investment plan, will add 900 jobs

DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. is repackaging a previously announced manufacturing investment in the Detroit area and now says it will spend $900 million and create 900 new jobs over the next four year...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, March 18, the 77th day of 2019. There are 288 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 18, ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, March 18, the 77th day of 2019. There are 288 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 18, ...

Firm wins passenger OK for self-driving cars in California

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Self-driving car startup Zoox Inc. has won permission to start offering rides to passengers in California. The Public Utilities Commission granted Zoox a permit ...

Grocery delivery, with no human drivers, is underway

The nation's largest grocery chain is leaping into the driverless delivery market, announcing Tuesday that it is now ready to bring milk, eggs and apples to some customers' homes in a vehicle with nob...

Salaried workers beware: GM cuts are a warning for all

DETROIT (AP) — For generations, the career path for smart kids around Detroit was to get an engineering or business degree and get hired by an automaker or parts supplier. If you worked hard and didn'...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Nov. 26 The Washington Post on a new federal climate change report: ...

BMW earnings fall amid market turmoil over emissions tests

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Germany luxury automaker BMW says net profit fell 24 percent in the third quarter as the company faced market disruptions caused by other companies failing to get vehicles ce...

Uber wants to resume self-driving car tests on public roads

DETROIT (AP) — Nearly eight months after one of its autonomous test vehicles hit and killed an Arizona pedestrian, Uber wants to resume testing on public roads. The company has filed...

Toyota, SoftBank setting up mobility services joint venture

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's No. 1 automaker Toyota Motor Corp. and technology giant SoftBank Group Corp. say they are setting up a joint venture to create mobility services. The companies s...

General Motors and Comerica climb; Century Aluminum drops

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday: General Motors Co., up 70 cents to $34 Honda said it will invest $2.75 billion in GM's ...

US stocks jump after jobs report; Italy debt worries ease

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are climbing Wednesday morning after a survey by payroll processor ADP showed strong hiring by private businesses in September. Banks are rising as interest rates move high...

Markets Right Now: Stocks open higher on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are broadly higher on Wall Street in early trading as technology...

GM, Honda team up to produce self-driving vehicles

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — General Motors and Honda are teaming up on self-driving vehicle technology as big automakers and tech giants race to be first in their development. Honda Motor C...