Musk’s company aims to soon test brain implant in people

Tech billionaire Elon Musk said his Neuralink company is seeking permission to test its brain implant in people soon

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Vaping company Juul cuts 400 jobs amid growing setbacks

WASHINGTON — Embattled vaping company Juul Labs announced hundreds of layoffs Thursday as the company weathers lawsuits, government bans and increasing competition for its electronic cigarettes. Juul said it has…

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Cabin company featured on reality show settles lead claims

The company featured on the cable TV show “Maine Cabin Masters” has settled claims that it violated lead safety and exposure rules

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German energy company RWE to end coal use by 2030

German energy company RWE says it will phase out the burning of coal by 2030, saving 280 million metric tons of climate-changing greenhouse gas emissions

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New rocket company fails to achieve launch on 2nd attempt

A year after its first rocket launch failed, a new aerospace company has been unsuccessful in its second attempt to place multiple satellites into orbit

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US railway companies, unions reach tentative agreement

American railway companies and unions have reached a tentative labor agreement amid the threat of strikes. U.S. Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh announced the news on Twitter early Thursday, saying…

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Drug company CEO pleads guilty to selling tainted medicine

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A former owner and CEO of a South Florida drug manufacturing company has been sentenced to three years and one month in federal prison for lying…

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Toyota invests in EV battery production in Japan, US

Toyota is investing 730 billion yen ($5.6 billion) in Japan and the U.S. to boost production of batteries for electric vehicles

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Buffett’s company trims its stake in Chinese EV maker BYD

Warren Buffett’s company has trimmed its investment in Chinese electric car and battery maker BYD for the first time since it bought 225 million shares in 2008, an investment that has soared in value

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