Roy Lunn, father of the modern SUV, dies at 92

Roy Lunn, a mechanical and aeronautical engineer who led development of the first Jeep Cherokee and Ford's original GT40, helped pioneer unitized vehicle construction to help meet fuel-economy requirements.

U.S. too slow to require rear seat belt warnings, lawsuit says

A new lawsuit accuses the federal government of being too slow to implement rules requiring that rear seat vehicle passengers be warned when they fail to buckle their seat belts.

U.S. takes hard line as NAFTA talks kick off

The U.S. government isn't interested in incremental changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement and instead will pursue a major overhaul of the treaty that includes tighter rules of origin, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said.

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