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UPS buys stake in TuSimple, testing self-driving trucks in Arizona

15 Aug 2019

DETROIT UPS said on Thursday it has bought a minority stake in self-driving company TuSimple, and the world's largest package delivery company has been testing the startup's autonomous trucks since May on a busy freight route in Arizona.

'Truck, truck and away': Pickups drive GM's profit beat

01 Aug 2019

DETROIT General Motors Co posted a better-than-expected net profit on Thursday as high-margin pickup trucks, SUVs and crossovers helped overcome slowing sales in the United States and China, and reiterated its full-year earnings forecast. | Video

Ford results dented by restructuring, gives weaker-than-expected forecast

25 Jul 2019

DEARBORN, Mich. Ford Motor Co on Wednesday reported a lower-than-expected profit, weighed down by charges to restructure its units in Europe and South America, and the automaker gave a full-year earnings forecast that fell short of analysts' expectations. | Video

Ford to upgrade Chicago plant for SUVs, hire 450 workers

22 Jul 2019

DETROIT Ford Motor Co said on Monday it would invest $50 million upgrading a Chicago facility to partially assemble hybrid electric SUVs and vehicles for police use, creating 450 jobs.

UAW president to GM: We invested in you, now invest in us

16 Jul 2019

DETROIT The UAW and General Motors Co on Tuesday formally kicked off contract talks, with the union's president calling on the automaker to keep open plants it has slated for closure and to invest in its workforce after the union helped it through a government-led bankruptcy a decade ago.

UAW head to GM: we invested in you, now invest in us

16 Jul 2019

DETROIT, July 16 The UAW and General Motors Co on Tuesday formally kicked off contract talks, with the union's president calling on the automaker to keep open plants it has slated for closure and to invest in its workforce after the union helped it through a government-led bankruptcy a decade ago.

UAW head wants union to share in profits of U.S. automakers

15 Jul 2019

DEARBORN, Mich. The head of the labor union representing most hourly workers at the U.S. automakers struck an adversarial tone on Monday, vowing in likely contentious talks for new four-year deals that they want to share in the companies' profits.

Ford, UAW to kick off contentious contract talks

15 Jul 2019

DETROIT The United Auto Workers and Ford Motor Co will officially launch talks on a four-year contract on Monday that are expected to be contentious, with rising healthcare costs, job security and the use of temporary workers expected to be major sticking points.

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