Google Steps Into Crowded Wearables Field - Buys Fitbit For $2.1BGoogle's parent company is acquiring FitBit. For about $2.1 billion Google is wading into the crowded field of smartwatches and fitness technology.
Striking Workers At General Motors Plant In Arlington Approve Contract DealStriking workers at the General Motors factory with the most employees -- in Arlington, Texas -- have approved a new contract with the company.
Southwest Airlines 3rd Quarter Profits Spike Despite Grounding Of 737 Max JetsSouthwest Airlines is holding its own through the grounding of its Boeing 737 Max aircraft fleet, reporting a 7% jump in profits.
ExxonMobil's Climate-Change Accounting Goes On TrialA trial is underway to establish whether Exxon Mobil, the largest U.S. fossil fuel company, lied to investors about the cost of carbon emissions to its business.
Boeing Replaces Executive Kevin McAllister Who Oversaw 737 MaxKevin McAllister is being replaced by Stanley Deal. Deal is currently head of Boeing Global Services which has its headquarters at Legacy West in Plano, Texas.
Just In Time For Christmas, The Toys 'R' Us Brand Is Being Revived Online At TargetKids don't have to grow up this holiday season, because the Toys "R" Us brand is getting a restart online.
Southwest Airlines Pilots Association Sues Boeing Over Grounding Of 737 MAXThe Southwest Airlines Pilots Association filed a lawsuit against Boeing for "deliberately misleading the organization and its pilots about the 737 MAX aircraft."
GM-UAW Contract Talks Hit Snag; Union Official Says Settlement Not NearUnited Auto Workers with General Motors have been on strike for 21 days and now a union official says contract talks have taken a turn for the worse.
In Dallas, Ivanka Trump, Google's CEO Sundar Pichai Announce Expansion Of High-Tech Training ProgramIvanka Trump watched as Google's CEO Sundar Pichai signed a White House pledge to provide 250,000 training and education opportunities during the next five years.
Expert: UAW Strike Has Cost GM $1B; Forced Mexican Plant ClosureA JP Morgan analyst says the 16-day strike by the United Auto Workers Union has cost General Motors about $1 billion.
UPS Gets Approval Will Become 1st American Company To Run Drone AirlineWhat can brown do for you? Apparently, deliver your package by drone. UPS says it has won government approval to run a drone airline.
Low-Price Fashion Store Forever 21 Files For Chapter 11 BankruptcyIt was once a hot destination for teen shoppers, but fashion chain Forever 21 has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Southwest Airlines Expanding Air Service To Hawaii Ahead Of ScheduleDallas-based Southwest Airlines expects to soon more than quadruple its daily number of seats flying into and between the Hawaiian islands.
DoorDash Data Breach Exposes Nearly 5 Million AccountsDoorDash, the popular food-delivery startup, announced that nearly 5 million accounts have been hacked.
Thousands Already Calling New American Airlines Fort Worth Headquarters HomeThe new American Airlines headquarters campus in Fort Worth will eventually have eight main sections and be home to 12,000 workers.