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UAW releases details of new contract with FCA
12:02, 10/10/15

All current entry-level workers will be paid traditional wages within eight years

Attention to detail, fine motor skills give girls edge at Choffin
12:01, 10/10/15

Shirley Simpson, a junior in the auto collision repair program at Choffin Career and Technical Center, sands a fender in the center’s paint booth. Shirley is one of the girls in three programs traditionally dominated by male students at the school and by male workers in the workforce.

VW diesel owners may be compensated
12:00, 10/10/15

Associated Press DETROIT Volkswagen could compensate owners of diesel-powered cars that emit

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12:00, 10/10/15

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2 Fed officials: Hike in rates is likely
12:00, 10/10/15

Associated Press WASHINGTON It’s a question whose answer seems to be in constant flux: When

Officials to clamp down on multinational tax evasion
12:00, 10/10/15

Associated Press LIMA, Peru Finance officials from the world’s 20 biggest economies have

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12:00, 10/9/15

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12:10, 10/8/15

Associated Press DETROIT Fiat Chrysler has avoided an expensive strike at its U.S. plants after

Youngstown council delays raising sanitary rates, repeals anti-begging law
12:07, 10/8/15

Members vote to replace the city’s anti-begging law

Experts: Top managers probably knew about cheating on emissions
12:00, 10/8/15

Associated Press DETROIT Auto-industry insiders strongly suspect the emissions cheating scandal

12:00, 10/8/15

CD RATES The table shows the annual percentage yield as of Wednesday. All yields given in percent.

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12:00, 10/8/15

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VW to stop delivery of 2016 diesel models
12:00, 10/8/15

Associated Press WASHINGTON Volkswagen plans to withdraw applications seeking U.S. emissions

South carolina Flooding devastates shoddy infrastructure
12:00, 10/8/15

Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. Long before the historic floods of the past week, crumbling

12:10, 10/7/15

Associated Press DETROIT The United Auto Workers union is threatening to go on strike against

Land transfer OK’d in effort to attract electric-car plant
12:09, 10/7/15

By SEAN BARRON EAST LIVERPOOL East Liverpool’s Community Improvement Corp.

Mother wrote about guns, autism on forum
12:00, 10/7/15

Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. The mother of a gunman who killed nine people and himself at an

Lower heating bills expected this winter
12:00, 10/7/15

Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine Some U.S. households can expect to save hundreds of dollars

Auto-safety technology leaves drivers confused
12:00, 10/7/15

Associated Press WASHINGTON Many Americans buying new cars these days are baffled by a torrent

East Liverpool CIC takes step to bring electric car plant to Valley
11:10, 10/6/15

East Liverpool’s Community Improvement Corp. Board of Trustees has signed a letter of intent that is a major first step toward allowing a Baltimore-based electric-car-design business to produce small battery-operated cars in the area.