They may not be ready to buy one, but Americans, on the whole have a positive view of electric vehicles, according to a new survey.
Buffalo Wild Wings says it's switching from Coke to Pepsi, noting that it also plans to tap into PepsiCo snacks such as Doritos to create new menu offerings.The Minneapolis-based chain, which has more than 975 locations in the U.S., said the switch will take place starting in the new year.
OAKLAND, Calif. — The Beastie Boys are firing back after an Oakland toy company sued them over a video parody of their song "Girls.
As one part of the federal government looks to remove restrictions on making phone calls from airplanes, another agency is apparently considering its own prohibition.
Feel like you speed without even realizing it? You aren't alone. A new study by the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration found that more than a quarter of those surveyed said "speeding is something I do without feeling.
He looks and sounds like many other young, highly qualified teachers.Nathaniel Hannan, a 33-year-old Indiana native, went to Notre Dame and got his masters at Oxford in philosophy and geology before becoming a high school teacher in Washington, D.C.
Stocks declined on Thursday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 extending losses into a third session, as investors considered the timing of any reductions in the Federal Reserve's monetary stimulus.
A labor group monitoring three Chinese factories that make iPhones and other Apple products says once-oppressive working conditions have steadily improved in the last 18 months, but more must be done to reduce the amount of overtime that employees work.
Prices posted at a cafe in France suggest that a spoonful of politesse will sweeten the prices for a cup of joe.Ordering simply "a coffee" at the Le Petite Syrah cafe in Nice runs you 7 euros, about nine-and-a-half dollars, according to the prices on the chalkboard menu.
Looking back, 2013 sure had its moments. From emotional to inspirational, we found these 20 moments to be the most energizing of the year.
JetBlue Airwayswill launch its in-flight Wi-Fi service Fly-Fi Thursday morning with three inaugural flights. It will be the first to use high-speed satellite connectivity powered by ViaSat and JetBlue subsidiary LiveTV.A basic version of the Wi-Fi called Simply Surf will be free until June 2014.
Health savings accounts have been around for a decade and more people are using them, but comparing the features of various accounts can still be challenging.
The economy threw out conflicting signals Thursday when the government reported that retail sales rose solidly in November, but the ever-volatile jobless claims rose sharply last week.
American consulting firm Bain & Company has been ranked as the best place to work in 2014, according to an annual survey of employee satisfaction, knocking Facebook off the top spot.
It’s the holiday shopping advice you hear every year at this time: Skip the extended warranties. Consumer advocates have repeated this mantra for decades.“They’re basically a waste of money,” said Anthony Giorgianni, an associate editor at Consumer Reports.
Ready for year-end tax planning? In between holiday parties and last-minute shopping, it's worth making sure that you are minimizing your 2013 tax bill.
Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus, and he’s just paid off your layaway bill.So-called "Layaway Santas" aren’t new, but they have been growing ever since an Associated Press story pointed out the phenomenon in 2011.
In little more than two weeks, 1.3 million Americans who have been without work long term will likely see their unemployment benefits stop.
LOS ANGELES — The Southern California-based maker of Sriracha says it can't ship any more of its popular hot sauces to food distributors until next month because the state Department of Public Health is now enforcing stricter guidelines.
SAN FRANCISCO — The company that manages a fleet of airplanes owned and leased by Google Inc executives Larry Page, Sergey Brin and Eric Schmidt improperly bought fuel from the government at below-market rates, for a savings of up to $5.
Standard & Poor's on Wednesday said Facebook Inc. will join its S&P 500 stock index after the close of trading Dec. 20, cementing the social media network's rise into one of the biggest, most powerful U.S. companies.
LEBANON, N.H. — A former Fortune 500 executive told police he was trying to kill himself when he drove his pickup truck across the grassy median of a highway and slammed into an SUV, killing an expectant couple inside, prosecutors said Wednesday.
Just in time for the holidays, an airfare watchdog says the major airlines have raised fares as much as $10 each way, although it is not yet clear whether the price hike will stick.Rick Seaney of FareCompare.
Stocks dropped for a second day on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq seeing their biggest losses in nearly five weeks, as the provisional budget deal in Washington raised speculation that the Federal Reserve could pull back on its stimulus program soon.
384 Delfern Dr, Los Angeles, CAFor sale: $75 millionCalifornia architect Wallace Neff was the 1930s “architect to the stars” and is best known for designing “Pickfair,” the grand estate of silver screen stars Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks.
Standard & Poor's (S&P) credit ratings agency has lowered its U.S. growth forecast, warning of "significant downside risks" from federal spending cuts."We've lowered our forecast for U.S.
TORONTO — Canada's postal service said Wednesday it will phase out home delivery in urban centers within the next five years, facing continued financial losses as Canadians send less mail and go online instead.
Zero percent balance transfer credit cards are a brilliant idea. Think of them as a loss leader for the credit card industry. A credit card issuer offers below-market rates in exchange for getting a new cardholder who may use the card for years to come.
There is no mistaking the medium-security unit of the Butner Federal Correctional Complex, in Butner, N.C., for anything other than a prison. But Bernard Madoff could have done much worse.
If "Lean In" is the new watchword for women and their careers, then the one for GM's new CEO, Mary Barra, may be "drive forward." Barra is used to proving women belong in a man’s world.