Technology

Sweden charges ex-telecom execs in Uzbek corruption scandal

Sep 22, 2017

Sweden's prosecution authority says three former executives with Swedish telecom company Telia have been charged with corruption involving contracts in Uzbekistan

Canadian retailers see potential NAFTA change as threat

Sep 22, 2017

Canadian retailers fear their survival is at stake if a change to the North American Free Trade Agreement that is being pushed by Washington leads to online U.S. retailers being able to sell their goods into Canada free of tax and duty

California hits Gatorade in court for "anti-water" videogame

Sep 21, 2017

California's attorney general has reached a $300,000 settlement with Gatorade over allegations the company made "anti-water" statements in a cellphone video game

Facebook to release Russia ads, beef up election 'integrity'

Sep 21, 2017

Facebook says it will release the Russia-backed, potentially illegal election ads that ran on its platform to congressional investigators

The Latest: Warner eyes social-media political-ad regulation

Sep 21, 2017

The Latest: Warner eyes regulation of political ads on social media

When nearly everything's a winner, gold investors get antsy

Sep 21, 2017

In a world where nearly every investment is rising, so is gold

Facebook says CEO Mark Zuckerberg will provide to Congress the contents of 3,000 ads bought by a Russian agency

Sep 21, 2017

Facebook says CEO Mark Zuckerberg will provide to Congress the contents of 3,000 ads bought by a Russian agency

Mercedes to invest $1B in Alabama for electric SUVs

Sep 21, 2017

Mercedes-Benz says it will invest $1 billion in Alabama facilities as it launches a new line of electric SUVs

Mercedes-Benz to invest $1 billion in Alabama, add 600 jobs

Sep 21, 2017

Carmaker Mercedes-Benz announced Thursday that it will invest $1 billion to set up electric vehicle production at its Tuscaloosa, Alabama plant and to build a battery factory nearby, moves it said would create 600 new jobs

Tesla denies claims that it tried to block unionizing effort

Sep 21, 2017

Tesla denies claims that it tried to block unionizing effort at its California factory