The growth of ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft so far has not been hindered by limits from government regulators and campaigns by taxi cab competitors. A bigger threat to the new industry’s impressive start could come from customers — if enough people stop using the services over fears that drivers aren’t safe.
Hyundai is recalling nearly 43,000 luxury cars in the U.S. because the brake lights can fail to illuminate.
Japan’s Takata Corp. rejected federal regulators’ demand Wednesday for an expanded, nationwide recall of millions of air bags, setting up a possible legal showdown and leaving some drivers to wonder about the safety of their cars.
Survey finds that majority of Americans don’t take into account how holiday shopping with credit cards can affect their credit scores.
A year ago, Amazon.com workers like 34-year-old Rejinaldo Rosales hiked miles of aisles each shift to “pick” each item a customer ordered and prepare it for shipping.
CNet poll also finds techies planning to spend $710 on holiday shopping this year, most of that online.
Stores are welcoming a second wave of shoppers in what has become a two-day kickoff to the holiday shopping season.
Barbie has been replaced as the top toy for girls as characters from Disney’s “Frozen” including, Queen Elsa, have managed to dethrone the famous Mattel doll.
A light-up bow whose arrows are advertised as flying up to 145 feet and the “Catapencil” — a pencil with a miniature slingshot-style launcher on its end — are on an annual list of unsafe toys released Wednesday by a Massachusetts-based consumer watchdog group.
The Honda Odyssey was the only minivan to earn the highest safety rating in new crash tests by the insurance industry.