Ford shareholders reject stock proposal Ford Motor Co. shareholders are again rejecting a proposal to dilute the Ford family's control over the company. At its annual meeting in Wilmington, Del., Thursday, Ford said 67 percent of shareholders voted against the proposal to make each Ford share worth one vote. More
Stocks surge to new highs after hiring climbs A big gain in the job market is lifting the stock market to new milestones. The Dow Jones industrial average crossed 15,000 for the first time early Friday, and the Standard and Poor's 500 index, a broader market measure, broke through 1,600 for the first time. More
Unemployment falls to 7.5%; job creation solid in April The job market plugged along steadily, and unemployment fell in April, according to new data out Friday, suggesting that the U.S. economy is still expanding. The nation added 165,000 jobs in April as the unemployment rate fell to 7.5 percent, from 7.6 percent in March, the Labor Department said on Friday. More
U.S. Jobless Claims Fall to 5-Year Low The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in more than five years, a positive signal for the labor market ahead of Friday's April jobs report. More
The Great Recession, Six Years Later: Uneven Recovery, Flawed ... - Common Dreams It hit its highest point ever in ... and has been breaking records ever ... one in which what's good for GM isn't ... rates of profit (not ... 11/7/2014 - 7:27 am | View Link
Canada sets more auto sales records in October - Yahoo! Finance October 2014 Chrysler Group LLC Sales in USA - BusinessWeek 11/3/2014 - 5:01 am | View Link
With fuel cheaper, small-vehicle sales see slump - Concord Monitor ... to 17.5 million, the highest since ... new miles-per-gallon records and ... GM reported third-quarter profit that beat estimates in part ... 11/2/2014 - 12:00 pm | View Link
Small-Car Sales Languish as Low Fuel Prices Benefit SUVs - BusinessWeek Small-vehicle sales slump as low fuel prices benefit SUVs - Chicago Daily Herald 10/30/2014 - 1:18 pm | View Link
GM records its highest profit ever: $7.6 billion DETROIT (AP) — General Motors earned its largest profit ever in 2011, two years after it nearly collapsed. Strong sales in the U.S. and China helped the carmaker turn a profit of $7.6 billion, beating its old record of $6.7 billion in 1997 during the ... 02/16/2012 - 1:07 pm | View Link
GM records its highest profit ever: $7.6 billion DETROIT - General Motors (GM) earned its largest profit ever in 2011, two years after it nearly collapsed into financial ruin. Strong sales in the U.S. and China helped the 103-year-old carmaker turn a profit of $7.6 billion, beating its old record of $6.7 ... 02/16/2012 - 5:42 am | View Link
GM records its highest profit ever DETROIT – General Motors earned its largest profit ever in 2011, two years after it nearly collapsed into financial ruin. Strong sales in the U.S. and China helped the 103-year-old carmaker turn a profit of $7.6 billion, beating its old record of $6.7 ... 02/16/2012 - 1:34 am | View Link
GM Records Its Highest Profit Ever DETROIT (AP) — General Motors earned its biggest profit ever in 2011, but signs are emerging that its momentum could slow. Strong sales in the U.S. and China helped the carmaker turn a profit of $7.6 billion, beating its old record of $6.7 billion in ... 02/15/2012 - 8:19 pm | View Link
GM records its highest profit ever: $7.6 billion DETROIT -- General Motors earned its highest profit ever last year. The 103-year-old company made $7.6 billion in 2011, up 62 percent from 2010. Full-year revenue rose 11 percent to $105 billion. North America led the way with a $7.2 billion pretax profit. 02/15/2012 - 6:03 pm | View Link
BMW, Nissan, Ford, GM All Set Records To Pace August EVs ... Eleven plug-in vehicles set new yearly highs for August in America, pushing US EV sales to their 45th consecutive record month. 11/18/2014 - 11:12 pm | View Website
GM Stock Quote Updated stock quote for gm - including gm stock price today, earnings and estimates, stock charts, news, futures and other investing data. 11/18/2014 - 9:00 am | View Website
GM Media Online GM Media Online delivers General Motors press releases, press kits, product information, videos and photography to journalists globally. 11/18/2014 - 6:30 am | View Website
Business News, Personal Finance and Money News Find the latest business news on Wall Street, jobs and the economy, the housing market, personal finance and money investments and much more on ABC News 11/17/2014 - 1:26 pm | View Website
General Motors General Motors Company, commonly known as GM, is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, that designs, manufactures, markets and ... 11/15/2014 - 10:47 pm | View Website
More details are now public about the deal Apple reached in June to settle claims that it engaged in price-fixing in the e-book market. That settlement was approved by a federal judge on Friday. It's an unusual one, in which Apple essentially bets the outcome in its class-action lawsuit on the outcome of another case.
In 2011, Apple got sued in a class-action case, where a class of e-book buying consumers was ultimately joined by attorneys general of various states.
After searching for months to find an attorney who would take their case, House Republicans made good on their threat to sue the Obama administration Friday, filing a lawsuit challenging the president's authority to enact key parts of the Affordable Care Act.
Netflix has scooped up Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, a Tina Fey and Robert Carlock collaboration that was supposed to run on NBC — until NBC's "drama-heavy mid-season schedule" got in the way
The new comedy produced by Universal Television stars The Office and Bridesmaids alum Ellie Kemper as Kimmy, who is trying to start over in New York City after living in a doomsday cult for 15 years.
I finally got around to seeing Chef, the Jon Favreau film about a chef who (SPOILER ALERT) starts a food truck. Food trucks and Twitter go together like Korean BBQ and tacos but in this film the tweet-integration was ridiculously blatant—really, to the point of distraction. So much so that when the film came out earlier this year, tons of people were asking: Did Twitter pay for all that promotion?