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How Ford plans to use its new digs in Detroit's Corktown neighborhood

The business strategy of Ford's big bet on a future of selling electric and autonomous vehicles will be devised inside a former hosiery factory in Detroit's Corktown neighborhood.

UPDATED: 1/20/18 7:16 am ET - adds overnight news
UPDATED: 1/18/18 5:17 pm ET
GM avoids $1 billion stock payout as U.S. judge throws out settlement

The trust set up to handle GM's bankruptcy claims acted in bad faith in reaching a $15 million class-action settlement that would have forced the company to contribute as much as $1 billion in new stock, a judge ruled in throwing out the accord.

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