Safety And Regulation

Rhetoric yields to reality ahead of NAFTA talks

The reality of NAFTA after 23 years of integration is that no single country can dictate new terms for the deal, because all have much to lose, from manufacturing in Mexico and agricultural exports in the U.S. Midwest to dairy products and lumber streaming out of Canada.

Ford transforms design leadership

Ford Motor Co. has overhauled its design team amid new CEO Jim Hackett's quest to transform the automaker into a leaner, quicker-thinking organization.

UPDATED: 07/24/17 4:30 am - adds fall in share prices

U.S. lawyers suing Volkswagen get $300 million in fees, costs

A U.S. judge approved $125 million for lawyers who sued VW on behalf of owners of 88,000 3.0-liter diesel vehicles over excess emissions. Lawyers got another $175 million in a previous related case.

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