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1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com
Starting today, VH1 began exclusively streaming Jennifer Hudson 's album, JHUD, in its entirely at JenniferHudson.VH1.com. Check it out below! The third studio album from the Grammy and Academy Award winner Hudson will be available globally at JenniferHudson.VH1.com from Tuesday, September 16th until the album officially hits stores on Tuesday, September 23rd via RCA Records .
5 hrs ago | South China Morning Post
China questions executives from Toyota about luxury brand's parts policies as foreign players are fined for anti-competitive behaviour China's regulator has summoned executives from Toyota Motor Corp over pricing policies and practices for spare and replacement parts at its luxury Lexus division, sources with direct knowledge of the matter said. The questioning coincided with the first-ever punishments of foreign carmakers for price fixing this month, when fines were imposed on the Chinese venture of Volkswagen and the China sales unit of Fiat's Chrysler.
9 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger
Washington Fire Department was called at about 10:30 a.m. Monday to Modine Manufacturing to reports of smoke in the building. On arrival, firefighters discovered an indoor smoke stack had caught fire.
13 hrs ago | FindLaw
General Motors has offered to pay compensation for 19 deaths caused by faulty ignition switches in the company's vehicles. The dollar amounts of the automaker's offers weren't announced.
15 hrs ago | Detroit News
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration made a series of critical mistakes and had 'ample information' that should have allowed the agency to discover General Motors' ignition switch defect linked to at least 19 deaths and 54 crashes, a congressional report released late Monday found. The auto safety agency came under withering criticism from GOP staff of the House Energy and Commerce Committee in a 44-page report based on a review of millions of pages of records and interviews with key NHTSA officials.
17 hrs ago | Automotive News
Hyundai Motor Co. plans to build two factories in China instead of one, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters today.
The agreement that ended a one-day strike at a Lear Corp. seat plant supplying Ford Motor Co. in Chicago would get rid of a wage structure that pays new-hires less than their veteran colleagues, a union official said.
Microsoft's decision to spend $2.5 billion for the creator of the hit game "Minecraft" could help the Xbox maker grab attention on mobile phones, a new priority for the company. But the move carries risks, as gamers can be fickle.
The death toll tied to faulty ignition switches in General Motors small cars has risen to 19, according to a compensation expert hired by the company. The number is likely to go higher.
FWT, Inc., a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of wireless communication infrastructure products, announced today that it has received ISO-9001 certification from the International Standards Organization for the design and manufacturing of communications towers. ARLINGTON, Texas, Sept.
General Motors Co. will pay compensation for 19 deaths linked to a faulty ignition switch, according to the lawyer overseeing the process, more than the 13 deaths the automaker had previously admitted were caused by the now recalled part.
GM hasn't offered any recent figure on the number of injuries it believes are connected. The independent compensation fund overseeing claims from General Motors ignition switch recall has approved applications for 19 deaths in its first six weeks of operation - significantly more deaths than the Detroit automaker has acknowledged.
Google Inc., with its vision for a future where cars drive themselves, is putting itself at odds with an auto industry that shares its desire for safer, less- congested roads -- yet won't abide the "driverless" part. Google Inc., with its vision for a future where cars drive themselves, is putting itself at odds with an auto industry that shares its desire for safer, less- congested roads -- yet won't abide the "driverless" part.
VANCE, Ala. - Mercedes-Benz has increased production capacity for its year-old CLA entry-level sedan, aiming to alleviate tight supplies that have limited sales.
Editor's note: Chris Best is the Assistant News Director for WMC Action News 5. He's also a motorcycle enthusiast and member of the Memphis Chapter of the Harley Davidson Owner's Group. - I'll start off by saying I'm a motorcycle guy, a Harley guy to be more specific.
Is there any remaining doubt that Rough Crafts is one of the world's top custom Harley builders? On the evidence of this new Dyna, I don't think so. 'Urban Cavalry' is not your typical Harley build.
A deal has been reached to end a strike at the Lear Corp. plant in Hammond, Ind. after nearly 800 employees walked off the job Saturday morning.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 09:30 pm
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