Nevada Researchers Trying To Turn Roadside Weed Into BiofuelScientists who've been cultivating gumweed on the University of Nevada campus think they are on the verge of producing diesel fuel, and perhaps someday jet fuel, from a sticky cousin of the sunflower that grows across much of Nevada's high desert.
A Look At The Hot Toys For This YearWhich toys will warm the hearts of parents and kids for the holiday 2015 shopping season?
Costco: Salinas Farm May Be Linked To E.Coli Outbreak Testing has pointed toward a vegetable mix from a California food wholesaler as the source of E. coli in Costco chicken salad that has been linked to an outbreak that has sickened 19 people in seven states, according to a Costco official.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Running Out Of Time To Turn Things AroundLike her predecessors as Yahoo CEO, Marissa Mayer has been unable to snap the company out of a financial funk despite spending billions on acquisitions and new projects.
California Demands Fixes For 16,000 More VW CarsCalifornia air quality regulators are demanding fixes for up to 16,000 additional Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche diesels as the Volkswagen Group emissions scandal widens.
Signed Editions of Harper Lee Novel Offered For $1,500Lee's publisher is offering a special edition of "Go Set a Watchman" for...
TV Buying Guide: Get Out Tape Measure Before ShoppingIf you're shopping for a TV, get out a tape measure and do some quick calculations before you head to the store. And count the number of gadgets you'll want to connect to your screen.
First Reusable Space Rocket Lands Successfully, Revolutionizing Commercial Space FlightThere was a giant leap for mankind Tuesday in the quest to make the dream of affordable commercial space flight a reality. Blue Origin, the company owned by Amazon's Jeff Bezos, successfully landed a reusable rocket in the desert of West Texas.
Tesla Releases Price Of Model X Crossover SUVTesla released the price of their new crossover SUV, the Model X, with its distinct "falcon-wing doors."
Chrysler Changing How It Notifies Owners About RecallsOne of the nation's biggest carmakers is promising to change the way it notifies drivers about recalls, following a KPIX 5 ConsumerWatch investigation.
Volkswagen CEO: Details Of Fix For Emissions-Rigging Software By Month's EndVolkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller says the company will have technical details on fixing cars fitted with emissions-rigging software to German regulators by month's end, and most will not need major work.
Ford Recalls 450,000 Cars Over Fuel LeakFord is recalling nearly 452,000 midsize cars because the gas tanks potentially can leak fuel.