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NEW YORK (AP) — Shares in several major sports chains hit 52-week lows on word that Nike may soon be selling its gear directly on Amazon.com. Goldman Sachs said Wednesday it believed the deal would give Nike better exposure to Amazon's huge retail channel and customer base,...
DETROIT (AP) — Kia has claimed the top spot in a survey of new vehicle quality for the second straight year. Genesis — a luxury brand owned by Hyundai Motor Co. — was second in J.D. Power's annual initial quality survey. Porsche, Ford and Ram rounded out the top five. The lowest...
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares a several major sports chains are hitting 52-week lows on word that Nike may soon be selling its gear directly on Amazon.com. In the past week, sporting goods stores, big grocery chains and department stores have all been walloped over fears that Amazon...
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A telecom company in the Netherlands has developed a bicycle lock that also blocks its mobile network, in a move aimed at protecting young riders who regularly pedal through busy streets while looking at their phone. An app opens the lock and...
PARIS (AP) — There are flying cars and Concorde's would-be supersonic successor, a company offering to deliver cargo to the Moon — for a mere $1.2 million per kilogram — and the latest in funky futuristic aviation ideas, both big and small. No doubt about it: the Paris Air Show...
MOSCOW (AP) — The leaders of Russia and Brazil have agreed to enhance coordination of their foreign policy moves. Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Brazilian counterpart Michel Temer signed a statement on "strengthening a strategic dialogue on foreign policy issues"...
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A telecom company in the Netherlands has teamed up with the country's traffic safety authority to develop a bicycle lock that also locks mobile phones, in a move aimed at protecting young riders who regularly pedal through busy streets while looking...
DETROIT (AP) — Travis Kalanick, the combative and troubled CEO of ride-hailing giant Uber, resigned under pressure from investors. The company's board confirmed the move early Wednesday, saying in a statement that Kalanick is taking time to heal from the death of his mother in a...
Uber has had a rough year, largely of it its own making. There have been lawsuits, allegations of sexual harassment and a profanity-laced outburst by its CEO that was caught on video. On Wednesday, Uber CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick resigned under pressure from investors...