Mechanics' union encouraged by new contract with Chicago-area dealerships

The union representing Chicago-area mechanics is encouraged by its new contract with local dealerships. The contract, signed Sunday, ended a seven-week strike.

Fake charity was tied to UAW-FCA scam, prosecutors say

Federal prosecutors seized $292,000 funds they allege were laundered through a fake hospice center in connection to corruption scandal by UAW and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles executives.

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French probe alleges 2 million PSA cars had emissions-cheating software, report says

The French investigation into alleged emissions cheating by PSA and other automakers found suspect software had been used on almost 2 million vehicles sold by PSA, a report said.