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new FCA plant
Rendering (credit: City of Detroit)
May 21, 2019 - 3:12 pm
"It's not the best deal in my opinion, as I've said before, it's the best deal we have right now," Councilman Andre Spivey said.
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ADDS LOCATION - In this Sunday, May 19, 2019, photo released by the U.S. Navy, the fast combat support ship USNS Arctic transports cargo to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln during a replenishment-at-sea in the Arabian Sea. (Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jeff Sherman/U.S. Navy via AP)
May 20, 2019 - 11:21 pm
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran quadrupled its uranium-enrichment production capacity amid tensions with the U.S. over Tehran's atomic program, nuclear officials said Monday, just after President Donald Trump and Iran's foreign minister traded threats and taunts on Twitter. Iranian officials made a point...
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fight for $15
Photo: Mike Campbell/WWJ FILE
May 20, 2019 - 11:53 am
From liberal firebrands Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren to moderates Joe Biden and John Hickenlooper, nearly the entire 2020 Democratic presidential field agrees that the federal minimum wage should be more than doubled, to $15 an hour. That near-unanimity reflects the success of an unorthodox...
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ford logo getty
(credit: Sean Gallup / Getty)
May 20, 2019 - 9:52 am
Ford is undergoing an organizational redesign process helping it to "create more dynamic, agile and empowered workforce, while becoming more fit as a business."
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Vickie Thomas/WWJ
May 20, 2019 - 9:01 am
(WWJ) A full court press on auto insurance rate reform is happening throughout Michigan as the state House and Senate continue to try to reach common ground on a plan. Today, Dan Gilbert is reportedly looking at a petition drive to bring down auto insurance rates, while Detroit mayor Mike Duggan is...
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President Donald Trump
President Donald Trump arrives at John F. Kennedy Airport Thursday, May 16, 2019, in New York. Trump is in New York for a fundraiser. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 17, 2019 - 3:01 pm
The new trade deal — the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement — needs approval the legislatures in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
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© Eric Seals, Detroit Free Press
May 17, 2019 - 2:53 pm
The recall is to begin June 28.
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This undated poster released by the FBI includes five Russian fugitives that have been charged in connection with malicious software attacks that infected tens of thousands of computers worldwide and caused more than $100 million in financial losses. (FBI Pittsburgh Field Office via AP)
May 16, 2019 - 4:26 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ten people, including five Russian fugitives, have been charged in connection with malicious software attacks that infected tens of thousands of computers worldwide and sought to steal $100 million from victims, U.S. and European authorities announced Thursday. The malware enabled...
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car insurance
May 16, 2019 - 1:49 pm
Under the current no-fault system, Michigan has the highest auto insurance rates in the nation.
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FILE- This Oct. 3, 2018, file photo shows the logo of Tesla model 3 at the Auto show in Paris. The National Transportation Safety Board says Tesla’s Autopilot semi-autonomous driving system was in use when one of its cars drove beneath a semitrailer in Florida in March, killing the driver. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)
May 16, 2019 - 12:09 pm
DETROIT (AP) — A Tesla Model S involved in a fatal crash with a semitrailer in Florida March 1 was operating on the company's semi-autonomous Autopilot system, federal investigators have determined. The car drove beneath the trailer, killing the driver, in a crash that is strikingly similar to one...
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