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  • GM Won't Buy Advertising for 2009 Academy Awards Monday, 18 Aug 2008 | 12:03 PM ET
    General Motors Headquarters

    General Motors has pulled out of its longtime sponsorship of the Academy Awards, one of the biggest annual events on broadcast television, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday.

  • Electric Bikes Selling Briskly as Gas Prices Climb Friday, 15 Aug 2008 | 10:34 AM ET

    When Honora Wolfe and her husband moved to the outskirts of Boulder, Colorado, she wanted an environmentally friendly way to commute to her job as a bookshop owner in the city.

  • Electric Bikes: A Shopper's Guide Friday, 15 Aug 2008 | 10:32 AM ET

    Electric bikes range in price from a couple hundred dollars to several thousand. The types that are available vary depending on the country. Some models available in the U.S. and France:

  • License to Economize: 007 to Drive Ford Minicar? Friday, 15 Aug 2008 | 4:41 AM ET

    Ford Motor said Thursday its redesigned Ka city car would debut in the upcoming Bond film "Quantum of Solace," scheduled for release in North America on Nov. 7.

  • FAA Accuses American Airlines of Safety Violations Thursday, 14 Aug 2008 | 4:30 PM ET

    The Federal Aviation Administration has accused American Airlines of safety and drug-testing violations.

  • Pickens: Oil May Hit $110, but Won't Go Below $100 Thursday, 14 Aug 2008 | 12:19 PM ET
    Boone Pickens

    Texas oil billionaire T. Boone Pickens said on Thursday crude prices may soon fall as low as $110 a barrel amid falling gasoline demand, but should not sink below $100 because the United States depends heavily on oil imports.

  • GM Explores Selling Hummer to Russian 'Oligarch' Wednesday, 13 Aug 2008 | 5:46 PM ET

    General Motors has had preliminary contact with Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska on a possible sale of its Hummer brand, sources familiar with the matter said.

  • Toyota Sees Mild Recovery in US Auto Market Wednesday, 13 Aug 2008 | 2:39 PM ET

    Toyota Motor sees an opportunity to increase sales through vehicle leasing as U.S. automakers pull back, Toyota U.S. sales chief said on Wednesday.

  • GM Revs Up 'Significant Interest' in Asset Sale Wednesday, 13 Aug 2008 | 5:33 AM ET
    GM auto dealership with sign.

    GM chief Rick Wagoner said there was significant interest in the auto maker's planned sale of up to $4 billion of assets as it battles record losses and falling sales, but no deals were expected soon.

  • Mad Mail: Why Are the Rails Getting Crushed? Wednesday, 13 Aug 2008 | 2:25 AM ET

    Plus, Cramer makes calls on Nucor, Apache, Cleveland-Cliffs and more

  • UPS Dismisses Talk of Possible Bid for Dutch Rival Monday, 11 Aug 2008 | 11:34 AM ET

    Top global logistics firm United Parcel Service, playing down talk it will pay more than $15 billion for all or part of TNT, said buying the smaller rival would devalue its own shares and called such takeover speculation a "rumor."

  • Boeing Sees First 787 Cancellation, Lags Airbus Thursday, 7 Aug 2008 | 3:44 PM ET
    In this hand hout computer-generated image provided by Boeing shows the company's new series Boeing 787 Dreamliner, Wednesday, April; 27, 2005.  A senior Boeing Co. official on Wednesday brushed off the threat of European rival Airbus SAS's "superjumbo," saying orders for Boeing's smaller, more fuel-efficient Dreamliner were robust. (AP Photo/Boeing) ** EDITORIAL USE ONLY **

    Boeing has announced the first cancellation of an order for its delayed 787 Dreamliner, signaling that airlines may be getting impatient for deliveries of the new, fuel efficient plane.

  • Contributor Blog: How You Can Commute for Free Wednesday, 6 Aug 2008 | 4:35 PM ET

    Don't just pay less to get to work. Pay nothing. Here's what you need to know about casual carpooling.

  • GM Board Throws Support Behind CEO: WSJ Tuesday, 5 Aug 2008 | 3:16 PM ET

    The board of directors at General Motors remains supportive of Chief Executive Rick Wagoner, despite the company's recent, unexpected $15.5 billion loss, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday.

  • US Airways CEO: Airlines Must 'Change the Rules' Tuesday, 5 Aug 2008 | 12:51 PM ET

    Airlines must "change the rules" in order to survive high oil prices and the other challenges the industry faces, said Doug Parker, chairman and CEO of US Airways Group.

  • Automakers Expected to Post Big Drop in July Sales Thursday, 31 Jul 2008 | 5:32 PM ET
    Auto Sales Drop

    Automakers are expected to report on Friday that U.S. auto sales fell for a ninth consecutive month in July, as the industry hits its worst showing in 15 years.

  • Clean Tech Opportunities Abound Thursday, 31 Jul 2008 | 12:37 PM ET

    Beijing’s ‘Green’ Olympics are going to be one of the most smog-ridden Games ever but this offers tremendous opportunities for clean technology suppliers, where American firms excel.

  • GM Talking to Mahindra, Others on Hummer Sale Thursday, 31 Jul 2008 | 10:18 AM ET

    General Motors is in talks with Indian automaker Mahindra & Mahindra to sell its iconic Hummer brand, sources familiar with the matter said.

  • Oil Majors Make Big Profits, But Not at the Pumps Thursday, 31 Jul 2008 | 9:58 AM ET

    Furious motorists faced with high pump prices have accused oil majors of profiteering, but as the firms announced bumper profits this week, they said they were making little gasoline sales.

  • Yes, the Market Has Bottomed Wednesday, 30 Jul 2008 | 7:10 PM ET

    Cramer means it when he says it. Our great national nightmare is over.