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Volkswagen-Microbus-082117.jpg German auto giant Volkswagen has announced that it will produce an electric version of its Microbus and will start shipping in 2022. "The Volkswagen brand's big electric offensive begins in the year 2020 with a completely new vehicle architecture," says Herbert Diess, chairman of the board of management...

JNJ-lawsuit-082117.jpg Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) has been ordered to pay $417 million to a woman who claims to have developed ovarian cancer after using the company's talc products for feminine hygiene. The Los Angeles Superior Court jury passed the verdict in favor of California resident Eva Echeverria. It is the largest...

wallstreet-112814_21Aug17.jpg After recovering from an early move to the downside, stocks showed a lack of direction over the course of the trading session on Monday. The major averages spent much of the day bouncing back and forth across the unchanged line.

Android-oreo-082117.jpg Google Monday officially announced that its next version of mobile operating system Android will be called Android Oreo, named after the popular cookie. Google has always named each successive Android release after a dessert, like Doughnut, Eclair, Ice Cream Sandwich, KitKat and most recently Nougat....

Southwest-Airline-082117.jpg Southwest Airlines has been voted as the airline of choice for both travel industry professionals and travel rewards program members, according to new data from YouGov. About 35% of professionals in travel-related industries said they preferred to fly Southwest, more than twice as many as the nearest...

waltDisney-082117.jpg Walt Disney World is offering its annual passholders an opportunity to buy park tickets for friends and family at a discounted rate. The offer is available only through September 30. Using the "Bring-a-Friend" offer, an annual passholders can purchase one-day Magic Your Way Park Hopper tickets for...

VW-Microbus-082117.jpg Volkswagen AG's all electric Microbus might be available in market by 2022. As per the plan it would be available first in California.

wallstreet-112014_21Aug17.jpg After moving to the downside early in the session, stocks have rebounded over the course of the trading session on Monday. The major averages have climbed well off their worst levels of the day and are now lingering near the unchanged line.

GreatWallMotor-jeep-082117.jpg Chinese auto giant Great Wall Motor Co. reportedly plans to buy the Jeep brand from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. According to Automotive news, Great Wall Motor told it has reached out to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles to see whether a deal can be negotiated. Great Wall President Wang Fengying wrote in...

Trumps-approval-082117.jpg President Donald Trump's job approval rating is below 40 percent in three crucial Midwest states — Michigan, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin — that helped him secure the presidency, according to a new national poll. Trump enjoys the support of only 36 percent of respondents in Michigan who were surveyed...

BuildaBeer-082117.jpg Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. said its board of directors has completed its previously announced review of strategic alternatives and authorized a share repurchase program of up to $20 million. Under the share repurchase program, Build-A-Bear Workshop currently intends to purchase the shares of its common stock in the open market, or through privately negotiated transactions.

wallstreet-111914_21Aug17.jpg Stocks have moved mostly lower in morning trading on Monday, adding to the losses posted last week. The major averages have all moved to the downside, although selling pressure has remained somewhat subdued.

HTC-ViveVR-082117.jpg HTC Corp. has cut the price of its Vive virtual reality headset by $200, bringing down the system's cost to $599. The company noted that the new entry price will make the system more accessible to the mass market across the globe. The price cut for the Vive VR headset comes after the Oculus Rift's $200 price cut recently.

Confederatestatue-UT-082117.jpg University of Texas has relocated three prominent Confederate statues from a main area of the Austin campus, saying that Confederate monuments have become symbols of modern white supremacy and neo-Nazism. Work crew late Sunday night began removing the statues depicting Confederate leaders Gen. Robert...

DonaldTrump-082117.jpg President Donald Trump is scheduled to deliver a prime-time address to the nation on his administration's strategy for Afghanistan on Monday. The White House announced Sunday that Trump will deliver remarks from Fort Myer, in Arlington, Virginia, at 9 pm ET. The scheduled address by Trump comes...

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