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FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2019 file photo, a Fiat logo is pictured on a car in Bayonne, southwestern France. The United Auto Workers union has begun to focus bargaining on Fiat Chrysler, raising the possibility of another strike against a Detroit automaker. (AP Photo/Bob Edme, File)
Associated Press
November 18, 2019 - 3:06 pm
DETROIT (AP) — The United Auto Workers union on Monday turned its bargaining focus to Fiat Chrysler, raising the possibility of another strike against a Detroit automaker. Ford workers ratified their contract Friday night, while the union settled with General Motors last month after a 40-day strike...
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FILE- In this Feb. 14, 2019, file photo a wheel on a 2019 Ford Expedition 4x4 is displayed at the 2019 Pittsburgh International Auto Show in Pittsburgh. Members of the United Auto Workers union at Ford Motor Co. have voted to approve a new contract with the company. The union says in a statement Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, that 56.3% of workers who voted were in favor of the deal. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
WWJ News
November 15, 2019 - 9:57 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Members of the United Auto Workers union at Ford Motor Co. voted Friday to approve a new contract with the company. The union said in a statement that 56.3% of workers who voted were in favor of the deal. The four-year agreement reached Oct. 31 gives workers a mix of pay raises and...
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Nissan
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WWJ News
November 15, 2019 - 1:40 pm
Nissan says an antilock brake pump can leak fluid onto a circuit board, causing electrical shorts and fires.
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WWJ News
November 14, 2019 - 8:45 am
The all-electric SUV will also don the iconic pony badge.
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In this Nov. 6, 2019, file photo Rory Gamble, acting head of the United Auto Workers union answers questions in Southfield, Mich. The United Auto Workers union will tighten financial controls, ban contributions from employers and vendors to charities run by its officers, and hire an ethics officer in the wake of a federal corruption investigation. Gamble said in a statement Wednesday, Nov. 13, that the reforms also will include a commitment to recover misused money. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
WWJ News
November 14, 2019 - 6:38 am
The reforms include a commitment to recover misused union money.
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Uber self driving SUV
This file photo provided by the Tempe Police Department shows an Uber SUV after hitting a woman on March 18, 2018, in Tempe, Ariz. (Tempe Police Department via AP, File)
Associated Press
November 08, 2019 - 7:41 am
A self-driving Uber SUV that ran down a pedestrian last year apparently wasn't ready to be on public roads.
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(AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Associated Press
November 06, 2019 - 7:13 pm
Gamble, a former director of a union region based in Detroit, has a tough job to do.
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FILE - This June 25, 2019, file photo shows the entrance to a Walmart in Pittsburgh. Walmart and Tesla have settled a lawsuit filed by the retail giant alleging that Tesla installed rooftop solar panels that caught fire. The companies say in a joint statement issued Wednesday, Nov. 6, that both sides have resolved issues raised by Walmart in the case. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
WWJ News
November 06, 2019 - 4:07 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart and Tesla have settled a lawsuit filed by the retail giant alleging that Tesla installed rooftop solar panels that caught fire. Lawyers for both sides filed documents in New York Supreme Court discontinuing the legal action. The companies say in a joint statement that both...
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In this June 17, 2010 file photo, United Auto Workers Vice President Joe Ashton addresses the autoworker's convention in Detroit. The retired vice president is the latest to be charged in a corruption scandal at the United Auto Workers union. Ashton is accused of getting thousands of dollars in kickbacks from a contractor who made watches for union members. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio File)
WWJ News
November 06, 2019 - 10:41 am
He's the thirteenth person to face criminal charges in connection with the case.
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In this July 16, 2019, file photo, Gary Jones, United Auto Workers President, speaks during the opening of their contract talks with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in Auburn Hills, Mich. Jones is taking a paid leave of absence amid a federal investigation of corruption in the union. The UAW said Jones requested the leave, which is effective Sunday, Nov. 3. The federal government has been investigating fraud and misuse of funds at the UAW for more than two years. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
WWJ News
November 02, 2019 - 1:42 pm
UAW Vice President Rory Gamble will serve as acting president.
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