Lyft to Develop Self-Driving Car Technology in New Silicon Valley Facility
The ride-hailing company is opening a research center in Palo Alto, Calif., and plans to collaborate with automakers and tech companies.
The Shift: As Self-Driving Cars Near, Washington Plays Catch-Up
Congress is taking its first steps to regulate autonomous vehicles, as the technology moves closer to fruition.
Wall St. Opens Lower as GE's Weak Earnings Weigh
U.S. stock indexes opened lower on Friday, as industrial heavyweight General Electric's tepid results weighed on investor sentiment.
Street Scene: Silence Equals Complicity in Workplace Sexism
As Arianna Huffington showed at Uber, more need to speak up to change a sexist culture, like the one in the Oval Office now.
Audi to Modify Up to 850,000 Diesel Vehicles as Carmakers Face Backlash
The German automaker, along with its rivals Daimler and BMW, is trying to fend off inquiries related to the emissions scandal.
Private Equity Bid for Paysafe Stokes Payments M&A Boom
Private equity firms Blackstone and CVC Capital Partners [CVC.UL] joined a rush to snap up payments companies on Friday with a 2.9 billion pound...
Siemens Stops Turbine Sales to Russia in Sanctions Dispute
The German company has accused a Russian customer of moving power generation machinery to the disputed territory of Crimea against its wishes.
Wealth Matters: From Massages to ‘Pawicures,’ These Resorts Have It All for Pets
Some people who take luxury vacations feel the need to give equal treatment to their dogs and cats, who now have resorts of their own.
Australia Seeks to Extend Commercial Fishing in Protected Waters
The government wants to allow fishing in 80 percent of the country’s protected maritime reserves, up from the current 64 percent.
Your Money Adviser: How to Make Your Credit Card Act Like a Debit Card
Debitize, a new service aimed at millennials, helps people gain the perks of credit cards while still keeping their spending in check.
Trump May Turn to TV Defender for White House Communications Post
Anthony Scaramucci, who successfully rebutted a CNN story about the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia, may lead the White House’s communications...
Economic View: When the (Empty) Apartment Next Door Is Owned by an Oligarch
Foreign money is flowing into neighborhoods in North America. But what does that mean for the neighbors?