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Will and Jaden Smith create eco-friendly water company: Just

Will and Jaden Smith create eco-friendly water company: Just

LOS ANGELES — Will Smith and his 19-year-old son, Jaden, are announcing their latest collaboration, but it has nothing to do with music or movies.

To get a ride, Uber says take a walk

DETROIT — The latest variation of an Uber ride will require a short walk. In eight U.S. cities, the ride-hailing company is rolling out a service called "Express Pool," which links riders in the same area who want to travel to similar destinations.
Asian retailer Lotte accepts resignation from jailed co-CEO

Asian retailer Lotte accepts resignation from jailed co-CEO

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — Asian retail and chewing gum giant Lotte has accepted the resignation of its co-CEO after he was convicted of bribery and embezzlement in a wide-ranging corruption scandal that brought down South Korea's president.
Luxury property ad blitz heralds Trump son's visit to India

Luxury property ad blitz heralds Trump son's visit to India

NEW DELHI — "Trump has arrived. Have you?" shout the barrage of glossy front-page advertisements in almost every major Indian newspaper.

California law that blocked posting actors' ages struck down

LOS ANGELES — A California law that sought to prevent age discrimination in the entertainment industry by blocking a popular Hollywood website from posting the ages of actors was struck down Tuesday as unconstitutional. U.S.
Some fear California drought cuts could erase water rights

Some fear California drought cuts could erase water rights

SACRAMENTO, Calif.
Report: Hawaii wasn't ready to handle missile threat alert

Report: Hawaii wasn't ready to handle missile threat alert

HONOLULU — Hawaii's nuclear missile scare showed that the state began testing alerts before fully developing a plan to address the ballistic missile threat and that a public outreach campaign months earlier wasn't effective, said a report released Tu
Canadian solar module makers fight U.S. tariffs as Trump administration defends itself

Canadian solar module makers fight U.S. tariffs as Trump administration defends itself

TORONTO — U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to hit imports of Canadian solar energy modules with staggering tariffs, starting this month, has sparked another court battle over the extent of his powers to push through his America First agenda.
NY touts economic boom with South African photo

NY touts economic boom with South African photo

ALBANY, N.Y. — A New York economic development agency report meant to show the state's growth was illustrated with an 8-year-old photo showing construction cranes in South Africa.
3M to pay $850 million to settle suit over chemical disposal

3M to pay $850 million to settle suit over chemical disposal

MINNEAPOLIS — 3M Co.