LOS ANGELES— Six years ago, the company that owns California's last operating nuclear power plant announced it would seek an extended lifespan for its aging reactors. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. envisioned Diablo Canyon as a linchpin in the state's green energy future, with its low-carbon electricity illuminating homes to nearly midcentury.» Read More
Lotte Group's Shin Kyuk-ho is making his mark with Seoul's tallest tower, amidst the crumble of public faith in corporate giants over safety fears and mistrust.
Prototypes of driverless cars are set to get the go-ahead on a stretch of Germany's busy A9 autobahn, NBC News reports.
D.R. Horton reported a higher-than-expected 37 percent jump in quarterly revenue as it delivered more homes.
AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes tells CNBC he gave his cellphone number to relatives of victims because he wanted to help comfort the families.
Bill Nye, "The Science Guy" weighs in on how to fix the US's problem of not being able to fill millions of STEM jobs.
Lennar reported a better-than-expected 50 percent jump in quarterly profit as it sold more homes at higher prices.
KB Home on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit had a dramatic rise to $852.8 million.
The U.S. Navy unveiled the Ghostswimmer, a sharklike surveillance drone capable of swimming in waters as deep as 300 feet.
Debbie Sterling's story-based GoldieBlox construction sets and action figures are being sold in 6,000 stores worldwide, two years after taking Kickstarter by storm.
Caterpillar reported quarterly earnings that surged past analysts' expectations on Thursday.
"Big Bang" actress Mayim Bialik is a self-proclaimed science geek (she has a Ph.D.) and wants to get kids excited about math and science.
Morgan Stanley plans to build and run a U.S. compressed natural gas export facility, even as it sells its physical oil business.
The U.S. lacks a plan to save coastal cities from hurricanes and rising sea levels, and getting there may not be easy.
Ron Napier, Head of Napier Investment Advisors, describes his worries over China's construction sector.
AECOM Technology said it will pay $4 billion to acquire URS in an acquisition that is expected to complete in October.
One of the most expensive high school football stadiums in America will be closed this fall because its concrete is cracking.
Robert Noel, CEO of Land Securities tells CNBC that the group is beginning to "reap the rewards" from the "bold call" it made to build new buildings with no rental agreements in place.
There is a lot of capital from around the world flowing into real estate and the fundamentals are good, explains Robert Sulentic, CBRE Group president & CEO, sharing his outlook on the nation's real estate market. And Robert Wolf, 32 Advisors CEO, wants to know about the uptick in new construction. Don't expect a dramatic amount of new supply over the next couple of years, says Sulentic.
CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight on the latest ISM Index number, construction spending from March and initial jobless claims.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports April's ISM Index resulted at 54.9, and March construction spending was up 0.2 percent.