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September 6, 2018 12:12 PM Ford recalls 2 million trucks to address seat-belt fire concerns

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co (F.N) said Thursday it would recall 2 million F-150 pickup trucks in North America to address fire and smoke concerns in seat-belt pretensioners. The second-largest U.S. automaker said it was aware of 17 reports of smoke or fire in the United States and six in Canada relating to the issue, but was not aware of any accidents 53

September 4, 2018 1:39 PM U.S. SUV sales surge again in August

(Reuters) - Ford Motor Co (F.N) reported a nearly 4.1 percent rise in U.S. auto sales in August, helped by higher demand for its sport utility vehicles and pickup trucks. The No. 2 U.S. automaker said on Tuesday it sold 218,504 vehicles in August, compared with 209,897, a year earlier when Hurricanes Harvey and Irma depressed sales. Sales of Ford brand 65

September 2, 2018 3:24 PM Police disperse protesters at entrance to Iraq's Nahr Bin Omar oilfield

BASRA, Iraq (Reuters) - Police used tear gas to disperse around 150 protesters at the main entrance to Iraq’s giant Nahr Bin Omar oilfield on Sunday, police sources said, amid growing unrest in southern cities over poor public services and corruption. Officials at the field in the southern oil hub of Basra said operations were running normally 74

August 23, 2018 7:00 AM Readers sound off on scooters, Asia Argento and robots

Brooklyn: To City Councilmen Ydanis Rodriguez and Rafael Espinal (“City pols push for e-scooters,” Op-Ed, Aug. 22): New York has enough traffic trouble without adding scooters into the mix. Delivery scooters drive down streets the wrong way, and don’t stop for stop signs, red lights or pedestrians crossing the street. It would be a travesty to not take into account 63

August 21, 2018 12:58 PM Mortar Attacks Hit Kabul During President’s Speech

Ashraf Ghani was delivering his holiday message for Eid al-Adha at the presidential palace KABUL—Suspected militants unleashed a barrage of mortars near the presidential palace and Defense Ministry in the Afghan capital on Tuesday, as President Ashraf Ghani delivered a speech marking the start of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha. In a multipronged strike 48

August 15, 2018 10:56 AM Italy says collapsed bridge's operator must help fund rebuild

GENOA, Italy (Reuters) - Italian Transport Minister Danilo Toninelli said on Wednesday that the private operator of a collapsed bridge near Genoa will have to contribute the cost of its reconstruction. An 80-metre-long span of the bridge, made of reinforced concrete, collapsed in heavy rain on Tuesday, bringing down dozens of cars and trucks and killing 49

August 13, 2018 2:01 PM Workhorse planning to beat Tesla to market with all-electric pickup

FoxNews.com Automotive Editor Gary Gastelu talks to Workhorse CEO Steve Burns about the company's hybrid pickup trucks, plans for electric pickup trucks and the company's SureFly hybrid-electric personal helicopter. The Ohio-based commercial truck company is introducing a plug-in hybrid pickup next year, and now company CEO Steve Burns tells Fox News that battery 87

August 12, 2018 8:00 AM HGTV's 'Brady Bunch' House Expansion Plans are Pissing Off Neighbors

HGTV -- the house remodeling network with wholesome hosts -- is PISSING OFF neighbors with their 'Brady Bunch' house expansion plans ... 'cause they fear lasting chaos. Various neighbors on the San Fernando Valley street where the iconic house sits are fuming at the prospect of HGTV's production turning their sleepy enclave into a massive construction 92

August 11, 2018 7:21 PM France fumes at proposed post-Brexit EU sea trade links

PARIS (Reuters) - France deems unacceptable a European Commission proposal to exclude French ports from a re-routing of a strategic trade corridor between Ireland and mainland Europe after Brexit, the government said. At the moment much of Ireland’s trade with the continent goes via Britain in trucks. However, with less than eight months to go until 75

August 7, 2018 7:06 AM Daimler abandons Iran expansion plans as sanctions bite

BERLIN (Reuters) - German car and truck manufacturer Daimler (DAIGn.DE) on Tuesday said it has dropped plans to expand its Iran business in reaction to renewed U.S. sanctions, which come into effect on Tuesday. “We have ceased our already restricted activities in Iran in accordance with the applicable sanctions”, Daimler told Reuters in a statement 60