Takata plans to boost production of parts needed to replace potentially deadly air bag inflators that could spray vehicle occupants with metal shards.
U.S. industrial production fell for a fifth straight month in April, weighed down by declines in mining and utilities output.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, and producer prices resumed their downward trend in April.
Toyota Motor and Nissan Motor are expanding their recalls over problem air bags made by Japanese supplier Takata by another 6.5 million vehicles.
Blue Bell ice cream had evidence of listeria bacteria in its Oklahoma manufacturing plant as far back as March 2013, a government investigation shows.
Manufacturing expansion held steady in April, but a jump in consumer sentiment and strong vehicle sales suggest the economy was regaining footing.
Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Ford Motor Co. is expanding a recall of small and midsize cars to fix door latches that may not stay closed.
GM, Ford, Fiat Chrysler and Nissan all reported sales gains last month as Americans continued to choose small and midsize SUVs and pickup trucks over cars.
General Motors plans to spend $5.4 billion to improve its U.S. factories during the next three years, creating about 650 new jobs.
Economic growth braked more sharply than expected in the first quarter as harsh weather dampened consumer spending and energy companies slashed spending.
Tyson plans to eliminate the use of human antibiotics in its chicken flocks by 2017 -- one of the most aggressive timelines yet set by a poultry company.
Ford Motor Co.'s net income fell 6.5 percent to $924 million in the first quarter, hurt by lower sales and the impact of a stronger U.S. dollar.
Durable goods orders increased by the largest amount in eight months in March, but a key category that tracks business investment plans dropped again.
Strong pickup and SUV sales helped boost GM's earnings, but troubles overseas took a bite out of those profits.
GM posts weaker-than-expected quarterly profit as weakness in South America and Russia hurt demand and the company's tax rate came in higher than expected.
Federal regulators say they're now aware of 10 listeria illnesses linked to ice cream and other products made by Blue Bell Creameries over the last 5 years.
Blue Bell Creameries says it's recalling all of its ice cream and frozen treat products from stores due to continuing problems with Listeria bacteria.
U.S. businesses expect sales to rebound in the next three months after a sluggish first quarter, and they also plan to boost hiring and pay, a survey shows.
The all-new 2016 Chevrolet Malibu could be the car that finally vaults GM to the head of this very competitive class -- at least for a while.
Industrial output posts its biggest drop in nearly 3 years, highlighting the negative impact of lower crude prices and a strong dollar on the economy.
The number of people sickened by a foodborne illness linked to some Blue Bell ice cream products has grown to include three others in Texas, officials say.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, suggesting the labor market continues to expand at a solid clip.
Private employers added the smallest number of workers in more than a year in March and factory activity hit a near two-year low, signaling a weak economy.
A U.S. District Court imposes a permanent injunction on a Los Angeles-based seafood company after inspectors find contamination by the listeria bacteria.