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Lawsuit accuses GM of rigging diesel truck emissions

General Motors Co was accused in a lawsuit on Thursday of rigging hundreds of thousands of diesel trucks with so-called "defeat devices," similar to those used by Volkswagen AG , to ensure they pass required emissions tests.

Nigeria's Senate passes long-awaited oil governance bill

Nigeria's Senate passed a long-awaited oil governance bill on Thursday which the president of parliament's upper chamber said would improve transparency in the OPEC member's energy industry and stimulate growth in the sector.

New Ford CEO relies on veterans to reboot profits

Ford Motor Co on Thursday reshuffled senior management and brought back a former executive from Uber Technologies Inc, signalling its new chief executive officer will rely on tested company veterans to turn Ford around rather than outside talent.