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Shale oil wells in California
OPEC Nations Blame 'Newcomers' for Plunging Oil Prices
OPEC is pointing to shale and sand oil output from North America and other emerging energy markets as contributors to the oil supply glut.
Obama press conference
Obama Says Keystone Pipeline Supporters Exaggerate Its Benefits
The president said the pipeline would not necessarily reduce oil prices in the U.S. and that the country would benefit more from other infrastructure investments.
Steve Wozniak
Apple Co-founder Wozniak Has No Love for Smartwatches, Google Glass
He also praised Apple chief executive Tim Cook for breaking free from Steve Jobs' "dogma" by allowing a big-screen iPhone to be made.
Takata's Hiroshi Shimizu
Takata Vows to Boost Airbag Safety Effort in Open Letter
Chairman Shigehisa Takada said his family company understood public concerns and was "saddened" by the deaths of at least five motorists in the U.S. and Malaysia.
Ford Expands Takata Airbag Recall Nationwide
Ford Expands Takata Airbag Recall Nationwide
The action will add 447,310 vehicles to the recall for defective Takata driver-side airbag inflators, bringing the total to nearly 539,000, Ford said.
Car Manufacturer Spyker Declares Bankruptcy
Car Manufacturer Spyker Declares Bankruptcy
Spyker's bankruptcy comes after years of financial struggles, which was exacerbated after it bought flagging Saab from General Motors in 2010 for $1.5 billion.
Airbags Could Have Expiration Dates Says Japan Auto Chief
Airbags Could Have Expiration Dates Says Japan Auto Chief
Amid worries that maker Takata still does not know the root cause of the airbag problem, the finger of suspicion is pointing at a gradual deterioration, rather than a manufacturing fault.
President Obama
US-Cuba Thaw: Trade Relations Remain Under Tight Controls
Laws passed by Congress and Cuba's own restrictions will hold off moves to enter the Cuban market by industries from oil companies to U.S. hoteliers and automakers.
Andrew Cuomo
No Fracking in New York State, Governor Cuomo Says
The announcement extends a de facto New York ban on the practice.
Canada Court Orders Apple to Hand Over iPhone Documents
Canada Court Orders Apple to Hand Over iPhone Documents
A federal court in Canada orders Apple's Canadian unit to hand over documents as part of an anti-competition probe into iPhone sales.
SpaceX to Try to 'Precision-Land' Rocket in Ocean
SpaceX to Try to 'Precision-Land' Rocket in Ocean
SpaceX announces it will for the first time try to land its Falcon 9 rocket on a floating platform in the ocean after launching cargo to the International Space Station.
'Anyone But the Chinese': Madagascar Workers Demand New Masters
'Anyone But the Chinese': Madagascar Workers Demand New Masters
Workers at an embattled Chinese-owned sugar refinery in Madagascar say they are no longer willing to work with the owners and are asking the state to intervene.
Chrysler cars on sales lot
Auto Manufacturers Optimistic About US Market Prospects in 2015
Survey data show cars figure big in consumers' spending plans, driving possibly 2% growth in unit sales next year.
Honda logo
Honda Recalls Almost 570,000 Vehicles in China
The recall was prompted by a possibly defective front airbag on the driver's side.
Apple Halts Russia Online Sales as Ruble Tumbles
Apple Halts Russia Online Sales as Ruble Tumbles
Apple has halted online sales of iPhones, iPads and computers in Russia as the ruble's plunge makes it difficult for sellers of imported goods to fix local prices.
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