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Workers, Car Owners, Dealers and GM feel Pinch from Strike

Workers, Car Owners, Dealers and GM feel Pinch from Strike

By Tom Krisher | Sep 25
As the United Auto Workers' strike against General Motors stretches into a second week, it's not just the company and striking workers getting pinched.

Australia Uses New Technology to Catch Drivers on Phones

Australia Uses New Technology to Catch Drivers on Phones

By Rod McGuirk | Sep 25
An Australian state is attempting to persuade people to put down their smartphones while driving by rolling out cameras to prosecute distracted motorists.

Germany: Volkswagen Bosses Charged with Market Manipulation

Germany: Volkswagen Bosses Charged with Market Manipulation

Sep 24
German prosecutors say they have charged Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess and chairman Hans Dieter Poetsch, along with former CEO Martin Winterkorn, with market manipulation.

UAW Strike Puts Trump, GOP in Political Bind in Key States

UAW Strike Puts Trump, GOP in Political Bind in Key States

By David Eggert and Sara Burnett | Sep 23
Democrats were quick to back working-class United Auto Workers in their strike against General Motors, delivering doughnuts and holding picket signs outside factories to show solidarity. There were no doughnuts from Republicans.

AP Source: GM's Offer to UAW Would Add Lower-Paying Jobs

AP Source: GM's Offer to UAW Would Add Lower-Paying Jobs

By Tom Krisher | Sep 20
A General Motors offer to invest $7 billion in U.S. facilities includes $2 billion from joint ventures and suppliers for new plants that would pay workers less than the top union wage, a person briefed on the matter said.

AP Fact Check: Trump Team Distortions on Fuel Economy Rules

AP Fact Check: Trump Team Distortions on Fuel Economy Rules

By Michael Biesecker Tom Krisher | Sep 20
President Donald Trump and his team are distorting the facts in explaining the administration's decision to stop California from setting its own emission standards for cars and trucks.

Could Electric Cars Help California Preserve Environmental Clout?

Could Electric Cars Help California Preserve Environmental Clout?

By Adam Beam and Michael Biesecker | Sep 19
One California lawmaker is already working on a way to preserve at least some of the state's environmental muscle: Rebates for electric cars.

Volkswagen to Pay Up to $87 Million in Australia for Scandal

Volkswagen to Pay Up to $87 Million in Australia for Scandal

By Rod McGuirk | Sep 17
Volkswagen has agreed to pay up to 127 million Australian dollars ($87 million) to settle an Australian class action stemming from the 2015 diesel emissions scandal, the German automaker and a lawyer said Monday.

Talks Carry On but No Deal Yet in UAW Strike Against GM

Talks Carry On but No Deal Yet in UAW Strike Against GM

By Tom Krisher and Mike Householder | Sep 17
Talks continued into the night but there was no end to the strike against General Motors.

No Deal: Auto Workers Strike Against GM in Contract Dispute

No Deal: Auto Workers Strike Against GM in Contract Dispute

By Tom Krisher and Mike Householder | Sep 16
More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday as contract talks with the company deteriorated into a strike.

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