Ken Ritter, Associated Press | Posted Dec 7th - 1:30am
On the theory that a driver who knows when a red light will turn green is more relaxed and aware, vehicle manufacturer Audi is unveiling this week in Las Vegas a technology that enables vehicles to "read" traffic signals ahead and tell the motorist how long the wait will be.
Andrew Taylor, Associated Press | Posted Dec 7th - 1:13am
Lawmakers are spending plenty of money and are greasing the way for retired Gen. James Mattis to be President-elect Donald Trump's secretary of defense as they race toward adjourning the battle-scarred Congress.
Julie Pace and Chad Day, Associated Press | Posted Dec 7th - 1:10am
President-elect Donald Trump sold all of his stocks in June as he plunged into the costly general election campaign, his transition team abruptly announced Tuesday. His advisers provided no proof of the transactions and would not explain the apparent sell-off.
Hyung-Jin Kim, Associated Press | Posted Dec 7th - 12:10am
South Korean President Park Geun-hye, who faces impeachment this week, rose to power with the support of conservatives enamored of the economic growth ushered in by her late dictator father decades ago.
Josh Boak and Tali Arbel, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 9:02pm
After meeting with Donald Trump on Tuesday, Japanese tech billionaire Masayoshi Son said he will invest $50 billion in new startups in the United States, committing to creating 50,000 new jobs over an unspecified time period.
Stephen Wright, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 7:41pm
Indonesia has strengthened its moratorium on converting peat swamps to plantations in a move a conservation research group says will help prevent annual fires and substantially cut the country's carbon emissions if properly implemented.
Rod McGuirk, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 7:21pm
Australia's economy contracted in the September quarter for the first time since early 2011, the government said Wednesday, as the economy adjusts to weaker Chinese demand for its biggest exports, iron ore and coal.