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July 25, 2018 12:27 PM The trade war is starting to hurt American automakers

The trade war is making things difficult for American automakers. General Motors and Fiat Chrysler reported lower profit Wednesday and cut their forecasts. GM (GM) cited rising commodity prices. Steel and aluminum prices have gone up since the Trump administration imposed tariffs on those imports. That includes domestic steel and aluminum, which are more expensive 46

July 18, 2018 8:10 PM U.S. court blocks EPA decision not to enforce 'glider truck' limits

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Wednesday temporarily blocked a decision by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that would have lifted strict limits on the number of remanufactured heavy duty vehicles known as “glider trucks” that could be sold. The vehicles have a used engine in a new frame and rules introduced under former President 73

July 18, 2018 12:27 AM Nicaragua Cracks Down on Rebel City

Hundreds of police and paramilitary forces loyal to President Daniel Ortega entered the city of Masaya in a violent effort to quell protests MANAGUA, Nicaragua—Hundreds of heavily armed police and paramilitary forces loyal to President Daniel Ortega swarmed Masaya on Tuesday, recovering control of the city’s last rebel neighborhood after fighting for hours 76

July 17, 2018 10:31 PM Manufacturing Sector Hits a Sweet Spot

Output resumed its long climb in June after a plant fire depressed May results The manufacturing sector staged a quick turnaround in June after a fire at the plant of a Ford pickup-truck supplier knocked output lower the previous month, extending a solid run of growth for U.S. industrial activity. The fire, which occurred May 2 at a parts plant in Michigan 61

July 16, 2018 8:20 PM Ford agrees to $299.1 million U.S. Takata air bag settlement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co (F.N) agreed to a so-called economic loss settlement of $299.1 million covering at least 6 million U.S. vehicles with potentially faulty Takata air bag inflators, court documents filed in a federal court in Miami on Monday show. The settlement covers several forms of economic damages linked to the inflators, including 66

July 15, 2018 9:36 AM Aid convoy reaches southwest Syria: Syrian Arab Red Crescent

BEIRUT (Reuters) - A humanitarian aid convoy reached government-held parts of southwest Syria on Sunday, a Syrian Arab Red Crescent statement said. Nine trucks carrying 3,000 food parcels reached the towns of Nassib and Um al-Mayathen in Deraa province near a border crossing with Jordan. The Syrian government, backed by the Russian military, has captured 56

July 13, 2018 12:23 AM NASCAR notebook: Haley ready to rebound from Xfinity near miss

Yes, the 19-year-old nearly scored his first NASCAR Xfinity Series victory with a last-lap pass at Daytona International Speedway last Friday. TV and radio broadcasters proclaimed Haley the winner, but upon further review, the driver of the No. 24 GMS Chevy was penalized for going below the double-yellow line to advance his position. He was scored 18th, the last driver 87

July 11, 2018 10:03 PM Papa John's Founder Apologizes for Using N-Word on a Conference Call

Papa John’s founder John Schnatter is under fire after he used the n-word on a conference call in May. Forbes reported that the former face of the pizza chain used the racial slur during a call between Papa John’s executives and a marketing agency called Laundry Service. In November 2017, Schnatter faced backlash after he blamed Papa John’s’ sales decline 62

July 11, 2018 9:33 PM 'Jersey Shore' denied filming permit in New Jersey township

“Jersey Shore: Family Vacation” won’t be filming in one New Jersey location, according to local media. A request from 495 Productions to film the reality series at a Brick Township home has been rejected, the Asbury Park Press reported on Tuesday. The township’s mayor, Brian John Ducey, said filming would have greatly disrupted the neighborhood 75

July 11, 2018 5:54 PM May’s Brexit Plan Comes Just in Time for Supply Chains

British leader’s proposal to tie U.K. to EU rules heartens some businesses but upsets advocates of a decisive break LONDON—At the Channel Tunnel terminal in Folkestone, southeast England, trains arrive every seven minutes carrying trucks packed with goods from across Europe, spilling vehicles directly onto motorways that lead to Britain’s industrial 55