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United Auto Workers president resigns amid corruption probe: source

5 hours ago   |   Reuters

United Auto Workers President Gary Jones resigned ON Wednesday after being linked to an ongoing corruption probe by U.S. federal officials, a union source confirmed to Reuters.
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UAW president steps down as GM sues rival over union bribery

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

By TOM KRISHER DETROIT - United Auto Workers President Gary Jones abruptly resigned Wednesday, capping a tumultuous day that saw union leaders move to oust him and General...
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United Auto Workers accuse union president of false accounting

8 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

The United Auto Workers said on Wednesday it has filed charges under its bylaws against its president, accusing him of "false, misleading and inaccurate expense records" and...
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GM sues Fiat Chrysler, alleging union bribes cost it billions

8 hours ago   |   Reuters

General Motors Co on Wednesday filed a racketeering lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV , alleging that its rival bribed United Auto Workers union officials over many...
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GM accuses Fiat Chrysler of bribing UAW to get lower costs

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

DETROIT - General Motors is suing Fiat Chrysler, alleging that its crosstown rival got an unfair business advantage by bribing officials of the United Auto Workers union. The...
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General Motors Sues Fiat Chrysler Over Alleged Auto Union Bribes

9 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

General Motors is suing Fiat Chrysler, alleging that its crosstown rival got an unfair business advantage by bribing officials of the United Auto Workers union. The lawsuit...
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U.S. regulator proposes splitting auto safety spectrum to boost Wi-Fi

10 hours ago   |   Reuters

A little-used block of spectrum set aside for auto safety should be split to accommodate the rapidly growing number of wireless devices, the chairman of the U.S. telecoms...
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Aston Martin just unveiled its $189,000 DBX SUV in China. Here's a closer look

Aston Martin just unveiled its $189,000 DBX SUV in China. Here's a closer look

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Aston Martin pulled the cover off its highly touted DBX SUV. The DBX is the first SUV from the 106-year-old luxury brand. It's on sale now, starting at $189,000. Sign up for...
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Continental to cut 5,040 jobs as combustion engine demand falls

16 hours ago   |   Reuters

German auto supplier Continental on Wednesday said it would pare back its engine manufacturing activities as more stringent emissions rules threaten demand for combustion...
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Auto body shop burning near downtown Grafton

Auto body shop burning near downtown Grafton

17 hours ago   |   WISN

Several area fire departments are fighting a fire in an auto body shop near downtown.
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