BP confirmed that Bob Dudley is now in charge of efforts to clean up the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, replacing Chief Executive Tony Hayward, who has been heavily criticized.
A few sturdy species of weed resistant to Roundup have evolved, forcing farmers to return to some of the less environmentally safe practices they abandoned decades ago.
Fresh walkouts?are slowing output and adding to costs at a time when both Toyota and Honda have been ramping up production to meet strong demand.
Company said because early orders for the new iPhone were so high, it will fullfill those orders first and won't start selling the iPhone in stores until June 29.
Japanese conglomerate said it will begin building motors for electric and hybrid vehicles at its plants in Texas after Ford awarded the company a contract.
Automaker vowed to work with unions in Italy to gain concessions so it can move production of?Panda hatchback from Poland to a plant outside Naples often troubled by labor issues.
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SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Birds use their bills to regulate body heat, meaning climate plays a role in the size of their beaks, scientists say.
DETROIT/TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese electronics conglomerate Toshiba Corp said on Tuesday it will supply drive motors for Ford Motor Co hybrid vehicles, aiming to cash in on surging demand for green cars.
The Obama administration scrambled to resurrect a ban on deepwater oil drilling after a U.S. judge declared that its six-month moratorium was too broad and arbitrary.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Hurricane Celia, the first hurricane of the 2010 eastern Pacific season, weakened on Tuesday as it continued on a westward path out to sea and away from Mexico, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said.
CHICAGO (Reuters) - As much as 1 million times the normal level of methane gas has been found in some regions near the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, enough to potentially deplete oxygen and create a dead zone, U.S. scientists said on Tuesday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Private forecaster Weather Services International (WSI) said on Tuesday its latest forecast called for a more active 2010 Atlantic hurricane season.
LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists and international health organizations from around the world called on Europe's food safety watchdog on Wednesday to regulate against exposure to a potentially harmful chemical found in plastic containers.
VANCOUVER (Reuters) - Canada, which has a disputed sovereignty claim to the Northwest Passage, will require all larger ships plying the Arctic sea route to register starting on July 1, the government said on Tuesday.