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Ford to add 2,000 jobs to Kentucky plant

Ford is adding 2,000 new jobs to its truck plant in Louisville, Kentucky, with a $1.3 billion investment to build the next-generation Super Duty truck.

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2015 set to be warmest on record; cities consider going car-free

Oslo is the first major city to announce ambitions to go car-free by 2019, pledging a comprehensive and permanent ban in the Norwegian capital -- but it's not the only urban hub trying to reduce its reliance on cars.

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Volkswagen is giving workers a very long holiday

Volkswagen is giving its German workers nearly a month off over Christmas and the New Year in the wake of an emissions scandal that has hurt sales and staff morale.

A spokesman for the automaker confirmed that production at all Volkswagen's plants in ...

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Fiat Chrysler will put workers' kids through college

How's this for a job perk? Fiat Chrysler is giving dealership workers and their family members a free ride to college. The new benefit is supposed to woo the best workers.

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Marines to spend $225M on amphibious vehicles

The U.S. Marine Corps is spending $225 million as it takes another stab at replacing its aging fleet of amphibious assault vehicles.

The Marine Corps on Tuesday awarded two contractors -- BAE Systems and SAIC -- contracts to develop 13 prototypes of ...

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Volkswagen emissions scandal: German officials open tax probe

German prosecutors have launched another investigation into Volkswagen -- this one about possible tax issues stemming from the emissions scandal.

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Ford recalls half a million vehicles over fuel tank issue

Ford is recalling nearly half a million vehicles over a potential fuel tank issue.

The 451,865 affected vehicles include 2010 and 2011 models of Ford Fusions and Mercury Milans made and sold in North America, according to a company statement.

Some of ...

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Ford recalls 450k cars

Ford is recalling nearly a half million cars because of possible fuel leaks.

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UAW ratifies contract with Ford

Nearly 150,000 autoworkers are getting a raise.

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Hyundai recalls Sonatas over brake light issue

More than 300,000 Hyundai Sonata cars have been recalled because of a brake light problem

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UAW approves GM contract

The United Auto Workers union has given the final OK to a new four-year contract with General Motors.

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Tesla recalling Model S Sedans

The entire fleet of Tesla Model S sedans have been recalled


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