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  1. Fiat Chrysler CEO approached GM about a merger, was rebuffed: NYTRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    As part of his quest for a mega merger, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne sent an email to General Motors Co Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra in March suggesting combining the automakers but was rebuffed, the New York Times reported on Saturday. Quoting two people with knowledge of the email, the Times said it detailed how global carmakers needed to consolidate to save money and suggested a merged GM and Fiat Chrysler would cut billions of dollars in costs and create an automotive giant.

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  2. America needs a Prius-beaterRead the original story

    Yesterday | Computing Unplugged Magazine

    ... it appears the Big Three aren't quite hip to that yet -- and they might not be for some time. What American automakers need to produce, and what American consumers are clamoring for, are smaller hybrid cars to compete with fuel-efficient offerings ...

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  3. #ScootinAmerica; A man, his dog, and the open roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Cruising 48 states on a Harley Davidson, one man and his dog are breaking world records while raising money for children who've lost their parents in active duty. Adam Sandoval and his dog named Scooter are visiting all 696 Harley Davidson Dealerships in the U.S., selling all of his possessions to make the journey possible.

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  4. NHTSA's Rosekind lays down the law, and the industry is rattledRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    ... With the latest actions, he is invoking extraordinary powers and tools to clear up logjams on recalls, pressure automakers and get unsafe cars off the road. Said Joan Claybrook, who ran the agency under President Jimmy Carter and has been a frequent ...

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  5. Now, Nissan will build up products, techRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    YOKOHAMA, Japan -- After several years of opening factories, Nissan Motor Corp. now will channel investment into new products and technologies, said CEO Carlos Ghosn. Top priorities will be electrified drivetrains, fuel cell technologies, autonomous drive systems and connected-car products, Ghosn told a small group of reporters last week.

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  6. Redesigned Mazda2 hatchback sits out U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    The 2016 Scion iA, a sedan based on the Mazda2, will be built at Mazda's Salamanca, Mexico, plant and sold in the U.S. LOS ANGELES -- Cheap gasoline and tight supplies from a new factory in Salamanca, Mexico, have persuaded Mazda Motor Corp. to forgo selling the redesigned Mazda2 in the U.S., a top executive said. Last year, as Mazda's international sales offices jostled for allocation of the fuel-sipping subcompact hatchback, U.S. executives decided it wasn't a priority, Rob-ert Davis, senior vice president of U.S. operations at Mazda, said in an interview.

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  7. GM passes on merger offer from Fiat ChryslerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne made a direct approach to General Motors about a merger last March, according to the New York Times . An e-mail from the CEO pitched the strategic advantages of a combination of the two auto heavyweights, but was rebuffed by GM.

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  8. Mellowes' steely vision helped build Charter ManufacturingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues.

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  9. Evercore ISI Reaffirms Buy Rating for LearRead the original story

    Saturday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "buy" rating reissued by equities research analysts at Evercore ISI in a research note issued to investors on Saturday. They currently have a $160.00 price target on the stock.

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  10. VW Golf SportsWagen: A Special Kind of LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Wall Street Journal

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  11. The winds of Waco are blowing in WichitaRead the original story

    Saturday | The Wichita Eagle

    Grizzly, left, and Sticks, riders with the group Bikers Against Child Abuse, have been riding since they were young. Sticks was 5 and crashed into a tree.

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  12. Daimler, Qualcomm to develop in-car tech, wireless chargingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Automotive News

    Daimler AG is forming a partnership with mobile technologies company Qualcomm Inc. to explore wireless recharging of mobile phones in cars as well as recharging of electric cars without cables. The move forms part of a broader push by Daimler, parent company of Mercedes-Benz, as well as rival German carmakers BMW and Audi to build their expertise in software and telecommunications to bolster their status as high-tech carmakers in an era when tightening emission rules force them to downsize engines, once a mainstay of profit.

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  13. Volkswagen AGRead the original story

    Saturday | StockMarketsReview.com

    Volkswagen AG is a Germany-based automobile manufacturer. The Company consists of four business segments namely: the Passenger Cars and Light Commercial Vehicles segment, engaged in the development of vehicles and engines, the production and sale of passenger cars and light commercial vehicles, and the genuine parts business; the Trucks and Buses segment, engaged in the development, production and sale of trucks and buses from the Scania and MAN brands, the corresponding genuine parts business and related services; the Power Engineering segment, that combines the large-bore diesel engines, turbo machinery, special gear units, propulsion components and testing systems businesses, and the Financial Services segment, that comprises dealer and customer financing, leasing, banking and insurance activities, as well as fleet management.

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  14. League: Knights asked to sit at trust tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The New Zealand Herald

    Sir Owen Glenn has approached two fellow knights to run the trust that will oversee his shareholding in the Warriors. The Herald on Sunday understands Sir Ralph Norris and Sir Peter Leitch are among several high-profile individuals who have been invited to be trustees in Glenn's latest endeavour, which will see his half share of the Warriors transferred into a charitable trust.

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  15. Daimler and Qualcomm Announce Strategic Collaboration on Connected Car TechnologiesRead the original story

    Saturday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    In the first phase of the collaboration, the companies will focus on transforming future vehicles with mobile technologies that enhance in-car experiences and vehicle performance such as 3G/4G connectivity, wireless charging technology for in-vehicle use and implementation of the Qualcomm Haloa Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging technology. In addition, the companies are jointly assessing the application of Qualcomm Technology's newly developed Automotive Solutions.

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  16. RECAP: Week 11 of 'Your Face Sounds Familiar'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | ABS-CBN News

    Now down to its last two weeks, the celebrity contestants of ''Your Face Sounds Familiar'' decided to take their performances up a notch. During Saturday's episode, all five contestants managed to impress the judges -- Sharon Cuneta, Gary Valenciano, and Jed Madela -- with their respective impersonations.

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  17. Sir Owen Glenn ready to fulfil pledge to hand New Zealand Warriors stake to fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Stuff.co.nz

    Sir Owen Glenn says his plans to hand his New Zealand Warriors' shareholding to the NRL club's fans have got the go-ahead - even though he will retain control of his 50 per cent stake in the club. The multi-millionaire is placing his share of the club into a trust and he will have ultimate say over how it is run.

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  18. Diesel loco named on Dorset branch lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    HARD work by several generations of railway campaigners and pioneers across more than 40 years has been recognised as a powerful Class 66 mainline diesel-electric freight locomotive was named ' Swanage Railway '. The historic ceremony in the presence of GB Railfreight managing director John Smith and Swanage Railway Trust chairman Gavin Johns at the station.

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  19. Video Brunch: Week of 5.18.15Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Autoblog

    Senior editor Greg Migliore test drives the 2016 Chevy Camaro prototype hours after the sports car was revealed on Belle Isle in Detroit. Senior editor Greg Migliore shows off the 2016 Chevy Camaro prototype at the first drive of the iconic sports car.

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  20. U of M Dearborn profileRead the original story

    Friday | The Michigan Daily Online

    Though it is entirely a University of Michigan campus, student life on the Dearborn campus differs greatly from life on the Ann Arbor campus - especially in the areas of minority enrollment and socioeconomic status. The Dearborn campus was erected in the mid-1950s, when the Ford Motor Company found it advantageous to have a campus in Southeast Michigan to harvest talent in fields such as engineering and business.

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