Once Struggling U.s. Auto Market Now Industry Bedrock


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  • Ford shareholders reject stock proposal
    Ford Motor Co. shareholders are again rejecting a proposal to dilute the Ford family's control over the company. At its annual meeting in Wilmington, Del., Thursday, Ford said 67 percent of shareholders voted against the proposal to make each Ford share worth one vote. More
  • For some Detroit services, call the D.I.Y. Dept.
    Detroit may be broke but it will soon have a first-rate motor pool, featuring 23 new ambulances and a fleet of 100 new police cars. Some city parks also are getting tender loving care. New fruit trees and shrubs have been planted, and mowing crews are beginning to make the rounds to keep the green spaces tidy. More
  • Spain education sector hit by strike against cuts
    Thousands of students and teachers staged a strike across Spain on Thursday to protest government austerity measures and a planned new education reforms. More
  • Porn and movies, not tech secrets, found on Chinese spy suspect's NASA laptop
    The Chinese national taken into custody on an airplane waiting to take off for home had pornography and illegally downloaded movies on his NASA computer, not government secrets, reports say. He is now set to plead guilty to a misdemeanor charge of violating NASA computer rules. More
  • In Germany, a U.S. beer invasion
    Almost 65 years after Allied planes flew Western supplies into blockaded Berlin, a new American import is arriving by air: craft beer. The beer is being flown in as part of a new surge of German interest in American brewing, upending a centuries-old relationship in which German beer defined the golden standard for brewing and Americans emulated it. More
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    ... is expected to continue struggling this ... industry's profits will narrow as rubber prices in the market are forecast to slip to VND31,000 ...
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    What to Watch in the Week Ahead and on Monday, Jan. 26 - Reuters UK
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  • Euro plunges, but European brands are not on sale in US - Miami Herald
    Euro plunges, but European brands are not on sale in US - KansasCity.com
    01/22/2015 - 7:23 am | View Link
  • Text of Del. Gov. Jack Markell's State of the State speech - Miami Herald
    Text of Del. Gov. Jack Markell's State of the State speech - Modesto Bee
    01/22/2015 - 5:16 am | View Link
  • Toyota still world’s top automaker with record sales in 2014 - Arab News
    Toyota Expects Sales to Slip - Wall Street Journal
    01/21/2015 - 4:32 am | View Link
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  • REVEALED: 'Struggling' mom whose letter to Obama got her invited to SOTU address is a former Democratic organizer
    If only we had known,' Rebekah wrote to me last spring, 'what was about to happen to the housing and construction market.' As the crisis worsened ... due to the comeback of Detroit and the U.S. auto industry.
    01/22/2015 - 6:53 am | View Link
  • A Struggling Automotive Market Harm Many Other Companies in 2014
    The impact of that unpredictability, especially relating to the auto sector, could be felt all the way down to the struggling mining and material's industry. Here's why ... At least in the U.S., demand for aluminum in vehicles, especially from companies ...
    01/19/2014 - 6:10 am | View Link
  • Minivan sales struggling amid auto industry recovery
    Despite a drop in U.S. sales last month, the North American auto ... the industry’s overall growth, say analysts. The minivan segment has been shrinking throughout the year, and September was no exception. Last month, the U.S. minivan market was down ...
    10/1/2013 - 3:00 am | View Link
  • China's struggling automakers look to SUV boom to drive sales
    The fatter profit margins for SUVs are a financial lifeline to a Chinese industry that ... managing director of Auto Foresight, a research firm in Shanghai. That would be double the size of SUVs' 12.5 per cent share of the U.S. market last year.
    05/7/2013 - 7:51 am | View Link
  • Why the new U.S. battery industry is still struggling
    Last month, the company announced that it would take a major cash infusion by a Chinese auto-parts-maker ... As long as electric vehicle sales remain in a torpor, the U.S. battery industry will struggle along with it. What's more, as Bullis reports ...
    10/3/2012 - 3:17 am | View Link
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    UAW (International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) 8000 East Jefferson Detroit, Michigan 48214 U.S.A. Telephone ...
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  • Front Page -- Automotive News
    Automotive News is the leader in covering the North American industry, covering international auto shows, monthly U.S. sales, quarterly and annual earnings, new ...
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    See the latest automotive industry news, product and vehicle releases, and other car related news from Motor Trend.
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  • WardsAuto | Automotive Industry News, Data and Statistics
    WardsAuto.com covers the latest news, data and analysis for today's auto industry provided by the trusted and experienced editors of Ward's Automotive Reports, Ward's ...
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