Uber's High-Powered Global Policy Board Born Amid Legal Battles, Regulation StrugglesAn eight-person global policy board has been assembled by Uber to increase their chances of winning over governments around the world.
First Nonstop Flight From Silicon Valley To London Set For Take OffThe first nonstop flight from Silicon Valley to London, a long-sought destination for many workers in the tech industry, is set to take off Wednesday night, airport officials said.
Tesla 1st Quarter Net Loss Widens Over Model X WoesElectric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. racked up a big loss in the first quarter because of production problems with its new SUV, but investors cheered the news that it's on target to meet its delivery goals this year and bring its new, low-cost car to market by 2017.
Feds: North Carolina LGBT Law Violates Civil RightsA North Carolina law limiting protections to LGBT people violates federal civil rights protections and can't be enforced, The U.S. Justice Department said Wednesday.
Takata Air Bag Recall, Largest In U.S. History, Doubles In SizeTakata will recall another 35 million to 40 million air bag inflators, a stunning increase that will more than double what is already the largest automotive recall in American history, the federal government announced Wednesday.
Hulu To Live-Stream Sports, News In 2017Hulu will offer a live-streaming service in 2017 that will offer a mix of cable and broadcast programming as well as news, sports and events.
Cheese Overload: U.S. Sitting On 1.2 Billion PoundsAn abundance of milk in Europe, combined with high demand in the United States is adding up to a cheese surplus in America.
Facebook Rewards 10-Year-Old $10K For Hacking InstagramFacebook rewarded a computer wiz kid from Finland $10,000 for finding a security flaw in Instagram.
Apple Loses Lawsuit In China Over iPhone NameApple Inc. has lost a legal fight with a Chinese company that a Beijing court says is allowed to use the iPhone name on wallets and handbags.
Facebook Friend Allegedly Stole Elderly Woman's $78,000 Life SavingsPennsylvania State Police say an elderly woman's Facebook friend stole her $78,000 life savings by convincing her that they needed the money to import BMWs into the United States.
Deadline Looms For Gov. Brown On Raising Tobacco Age To 21Gov. Jerry Brown faces a midnight deadline to act on six bills to restrict tobacco use in California, including a bill to raise the minimum age to buy cigarettes to 21.
California Measure Legalizing Recreational Marijuana Use Headed To November BallotBackers of a marijuana legalization initiative say they have collected enough signatures for the measure to qualify for the California ballot this November.