A Porsche 911 on display during Volkswagen's annual shareholders general meeting last week in Hanover. The carmaker agreed on Tuesday to pay nearly $15 billion to settle claims in the United States.
WASHINGTON—The U.S. economy expanded more than previously thought in the first three months of the year, but the subdued pace overall suggests it remains vulnerable to a new round of global economic turmoil.
Midland-based Dow Chemical Co. said today that it will cut 700 jobs in the Great Lakes Bay Region, including Michigan, as a result of its takeover of its Dow Corning amid a pending merger with rival Dupont.
The U.S. Consumer and Product Safety Commission produced this video, which illustrates why parents should "anchor" large pieces of furniture, televisions and appliances to prevent curious children from suffering serious injuries or death.
World stock benchmarks calm down Tuesday after days of stomach-churning swings as investors started shaking off the jitters from Britain's vote to quit the European Union and its messy aftermath.