| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Titan Salvage, the Pompano Beach outfit that helped to upright the crippled Costa Concordia cruise ship off the coast of Italy in September, has relocated its headquarters to Houston.
A subsidiary of Jacksonville-based Crowley Maritime Corp., Titan...
| Nov 10, 2013
On the list of U.S. military priorities, Africa has always ranked right smack at the bottom. Now that appears to be changing. As Eric Schmitt recently reported in the New York Times, "thousands of soldiers once bound for Iraq or Afghanistan are now...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 8:00 AM
When Madonna declared herself fed up over the "death of creativity" after a world tour in which religious conservatives protested her concert in Poland, fascist skinheads heckled her in France and she received terrorist threats in Russia, the pop...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:35 AM
Tesla Motors shares plunged in early trading Wednesday after the electric car maker said a battery shortage was limiting sales and that it is spending heavily on research and development to bring new models to market.
Shares of the automaker dropped 16%...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 8:29 AM
Nicolas Ghesquière has been confirmed as the new artistic director of Louis Vuitton.
Ghesquière, who turned Balenciaga into the hottest brand in French fashion during his tenure there, succeeds Marc Jacobs, who left last month after 16 years at the...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 5:00 AM
In recent days, disclosures of electronic surveillance by the U.S. National Security Agency, including allegations that it spied on foreign leaders, have threatened to cause significant damage to the United States' relations with some of its closest...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 12:02 PM
The Chinese TV-set manufacturer that bought the naming rights to the venerable Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood is partnering with Canadian big-screen company Imax Corp. to make a premium home theater system.
TCL Multimedia Technology, part of...
| Oct 26, 2013
Q: For years I have been driving a Pontiac Grand Prix with a head-up display. Trust me, once you get used to this feature, the idea of driving without it is unthinkable. What has happened to it?
— L.M., Oswego, Ill.
A: Once only found in the...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 1:05 AM
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The World Food Prize Foundation confronted both opposition to genetically modified crops and the divisive issue of global warming as it gathered hundreds of experts and national leaders last week talking about how to feed a growing...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:42 PM
WASHINGTON — The job market weakened in September amid a slowdown in key growth engines such as healthcare and leisure — a worrisome sign given that the employment picture probably worsened this month with the partial federal government...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 2:17 PM
That Stephan Schmidheiny has played a huge role in environmental matters around the world over the last 37 years is not up for debate.
What is hotly contested about the Swiss industrialist-turned-philanthropist and author is whether he's rightly...