Volkswagen surpassed Toyota as the world's largest automaker in the first half of 2015, fulfilling a long-held goal, but the achievement came at a cost.
Fiat Chrysler could be required to lay out billions of dollars to get potentially defective Ram pickups and older Jeeps off the road under a deal with safety regulators to settle claims that the automaker mishandled nearly two dozen recalls.
The Ford Motor Company reported strong profits well above expectations on Tuesday, saying that quarterly earnings were $1.9 billion, up 44 percent compared with a year earlier.
Supervalu Inc. SVU 14.54 % said Tuesday that it is considering spinning off its Save-A-Lot chain to better focus on its other segments, as the discount chain reported better-than-expected results for the June quarter.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen presides over a meeting in Washington on July 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). As the first Federal Reserve interest rate hike in nearly a decade nears, so does the importance of every Fed meeting, policy ...