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GM to spend more on electric vehicles, add 2 battery plants

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DETROIT — General Motors will raise its spending on electric and autonomous vehicles and add two U.S. battery factories as it gambles that consumers...

Brazil: 41 COVID-19 cases connected to Copa America event

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SAO PAULO — Brazil's health ministry has documented 41 cases of COVID-19 related to the Copa America, including 31 players or staffers and 10...

NE Indiana ice cream plant closing, eliminating 176 jobs

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DECATUR, Ind. — An ice cream producer has notified the state it will close a northeastern Indiana plant by the end of the year,...

Delicate task for Fed: When to pull back on low-rate support

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WASHINGTON — With inflation rising in a fast-rebounding economy, the Federal Reserve is poised this week to discuss when it will take its first...

Pandemic relapse spells trouble for India’s middle class

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NEW DELHI — Ram Babu moved from his village to the Indian capital New Delhi in 1980, to clean cars. Soon, he learned to...

Tempur Sealy plans Crawfordsville plant with 300 workers

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CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. — Bedding manufacturer Tempur Sealy International Inc. said Tuesday it will build a foam-pouring plant in western Indiana that will employ about...

Stores enlist shoppers to stop bad behavior against workers

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NEW YORK — A dozen retailers including Gap and H&M are collaborating on a campaign this fall to enlist customers to combat bad behavior...

US economy: Plenty of growth, not enough workers or supplies

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WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy is sparking confusion and whiplash almost as fast as it’s adding jobs. ...

EXPLAINER: 5 key takeaways from the May jobs report

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WASHINGTON — The American economy delivered 559,000 added jobs in May. ...

Asylum-seekers help produce Italy’s famous Brunello wine

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CASALE DEL BOSCO, Italy — Summer is arriving in Italy's wine country in Tuscany, and the leaves on the vines shimmer in gold and...