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  • Americans Ditch Planes for Trains this Thanksgiving Wednesday, 25 Nov 2009 | 4:48 AM ET
    A Union Pacific steam.

    The Miles family is changing it up this year in the annual American race to make it to the table for Thanksgiving dinner. Instead of booking plane tickets, they opted to take the 1,100-mile trip by train.

  • Hitachi Eyes UK High-Speed Rail Project By March Monday, 23 Nov 2009 | 10:13 PM ET

    Japan's Hitachi  said on Tuesday it expects a delay of a few months in clinching a British high-speed railway deal worth over $5.6 billion -- a deal it hopes will add momentum to its push into the overseas market for eco-friendly trains.

  • Nordic American: Sinking Ship or Titan Tanker? Monday, 23 Nov 2009 | 7:44 PM ET

    Cramer interviews CEO Herbjørn Hansson.

  • Analyst Predicts Small Auto Sales Comeback in 2010 Monday, 23 Nov 2009 | 12:26 PM ET

    A top industry analyst says the U.S. auto industry will recover only a little next year because of a weak economy.

  • Cramer: 9 Stocks That Work Right Now Thursday, 19 Nov 2009 | 7:00 PM ET

    Having a hard time figuring out what to buy in this market? The Mad Money host highlights his top picks.

  • Soros Hedge Fund Takes Stake in Ford Motor Wednesday, 18 Nov 2009 | 4:21 AM ET

    Soros Fund Management, the hedge fund run by billionaire investor George Soros, increased its holdings in U.S. stocks to $6.2 billion from $4.2 billion and bought a stake in Ford Motor.

  • 2 Trades on Global Trade Tuesday, 17 Nov 2009 | 9:10 PM ET

    These companies help to satisfy China’s voracious appetite for commodities.

  • A Constitutional Case in a Box of Cash Tuesday, 17 Nov 2009 | 12:58 PM ET
    Stephen Bierfeldt

    Steve Bierfeldt had a little tin box, packed in plain view in his carry-on bag, when he went through airport security in St. Louis last March. He often carried the little box, he later told me. But this time, the box would become a big deal.

  • Airline Tests Retail Sales at 35,000 Feet Tuesday, 17 Nov 2009 | 10:36 AM ET
    American Airlines

    The still financially troubled airline industry is experimenting with selling more products and services to fliers, the New York Times reports.

  • Will Returning Consumers Help Boost Harley-Davidson? Tuesday, 17 Nov 2009 | 7:45 AM ET

    Harley-Davidson looked like a runaway bike down a steep mountain not long ago, but consumers may be returning as the economy recovers and luxury spending turns more positive.

  • Build Your Portfolio by Investing in Infrastructure Tuesday, 17 Nov 2009 | 5:44 AM ET
    Construction Highway

    As the economic slowdown peters out and recovery shoots arise, governments are still making good on their promises of infrastructure spending in their massive stimulus packages. And it may be just the time for investors to make money off these government-initiated projects.

  • Airplane Takeoff

    This recession isn’t to be taken lightly. But even though the airline industry is evolving, demand for air travel will rebound and increase. When it does, we will need the infrastructure in place to meet that future demand.

  • Texas Man Drives Bugatti Into Pond; Blames Bird Friday, 13 Nov 2009 | 10:01 AM ET

    Police say a low-flying pelican distracted a driver in Texas, causing him to veer off a road and drive his million-dollar sports car into a salt marsh.

  • Different sectors are taking turns pushing stocks higher. Find out who’s waiting around the bend.

  • What's in a name? They found out in Proctor, Minn., this week when the motorized chair, formerly known as La-Z-Boy, sold for just a fraction of what it was going for before La-Z-Boy made them stop using their name.

  • Party’s Over: A New Tone for Chrysler Thursday, 5 Nov 2009 | 10:35 AM ET
    Sergio Marchionne

    The old Chrysler was famous for its aggressive marketing and auto-show stunts, like running a cattle drive down the streets of Detroit to publicize a new pickup. But for its coming-out party on Wednesday, the new Chrysler stuck to a far more serious and subdued script, says the New York Times.

  • GM Monthly US Sales Bounce, Hyundai Soars Tuesday, 3 Nov 2009 | 6:38 PM ET

    General Motors posted its first monthly sales increase in nearly two years as a rebound in industrywide U.S. auto sales in October pointed toward a gradual recovery for the battered sector. 

  • Could Buffett’s Bet Trigger A Technical Rally? Tuesday, 3 Nov 2009 | 5:38 PM ET

    After looking at the action in the Dow Transports, investors are wondering if Warren Buffett may have sent the bulls off to the races!

  • How can you invest along the same principles as Warren Buffett? James Altucher, managing director of Formula Capital, shared his insights.

  • GM Monthly Sales Increase; Ford Sales Edge Lower Tuesday, 3 Nov 2009 | 3:52 PM ET
    2010 Ford Taurus

    General Motors reported an increase in auto sales last month while rival Ford Motor saw sales decline, as market watchers look for an industry-wide increase from September's levels, which were hurt by a Cash for Clunkers hangover.