• F1 halo device moves step closer to implementation in 2017

    MONACO (AP) — Further tests on the protective halo device for drivers will take place in June with a view to implementing it in time for the 2017 Formula One season.

  • Google-backed Magic Leap alleges workers stole its secrets

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Artificial reality startup Magic Leap is accusing two Silicon Valley employees of stealing the closely guarded secrets behind its technological tricks.

  • In this Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, a customer uses an ATM at a branch of Chase Bank, in New York.  JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo and other big banks are upgrading their online payment services to let customers make instant transfers of money to others who bank elsewhere, often at no cost.  The move comes as traditional banks face pressure from payment companies like Venmo and Square Cash that that offer ways to split the bill.  (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

    Fast money: Banks making it easier to split the tab

    NEW YORK (AP) — Splitting the bill for those pizzas you shared with your buddies or that utility bill that is suddenly due is going to get easier and faster even if you don’t all use the same bank.

  • In this Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014 photo, a worker arranges engine blocks at the General Motors assembly plant in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. General Motors Co.'s main Chinese joint venture is recalling 2.2 million cars to deal with insufficient corrosion resistance on crankcase valves. The recall was ordered after Shanghai-GM received complaints about engine damage, according to the country's product quality regulator. The automaker is a joint venture between GM and state-owned Shanghai Automotive Industries Corp. (Chinatopix via AP) CHINA OUT

    GM recalls 2.2 million cars in China

    BEIJING (AP) — General Motors Co.’s main Chinese joint venture is recalling 2.2 million cars to deal with insufficient corrosion resistance on crankcase valves.

  • Larger crowd means tighter security at this year’s Indy 500

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An anticipated record-breaking crowd at this year’s 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 has officials cautioning attendees to be ready for heightened security.

  • This Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, file photo, shows a Twitter app on an iPhone screen, in New York. Twitter is giving users more room to express themselves. Photos, videos and other media won’t count toward Twitter’s 140-character limit in the coming months, giving users more space to write tweets, the company announced Tuesday, May 24, 2016. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

    Coming soon to Twitter: More room to tweet

    NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter is making some big changes, at least in the context of 140 characters or fewer.