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United Auto Workers Official Charged in Widening Federal Probe

Vance Pearson, director of the UAW’s Region 5 office in Missouri, was charged with embezzlement of union money in an expanding federal corruption investigation just as co...

United Auto Workers Official Charged in Widening Federal Probe

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Federal Agents Search Home of United Auto Workers President Federal agents searched the home of United Auto Workers President Gary Jones and the home of his predecessor, widening a multiyear criminal investigation into alleged corruption in the UAW’s top ranks...
23:24, 08/28/2019

Former United Auto Workers union official pleads guilty to taking kickbacks As leaders with the United Auto Workers union negotiate a new contract this week with General Motors executives, a former union negotiator admitted in court to receiving at least $1.5 million in kickb...
20:48, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 2-Former United Auto Workers official gets 15 months in labor corruption case A federal judge in Detroit on Monday sentenced the former United Auto Workers union vice president in charge of relations with Fiat Chrysler to 15 months in federal prison for misusing funds intended ...
00:48, 08/06/2019

Ex-UAW official charged in widening corruption scandal Jeffery Pietrzyk, who was an assistant to former UAW-GM Vice President Joe Ashton, is the 11th person charged in an ongoing federal corruption investigation....
00:25, 09/21/2019

US prosecutors charge ex-UAW official with conspiracy in widening union corruption probe The former top aide of retired United Auto Workers Vice President Joe Ashton, a former member of GM's board, was charged Friday with conspiracy to commit wire fraud and money laundering....
00:48, 09/21/2019

United Auto Workers union calls national strike against GM, 46,000 workers to stay out The UAW contract with GM expired at midnight Saturday and the union on Sunday called for a strike of all 46,000 GM workers in the US.       ...
23:36, 09/15/2019

49,000 United Auto Workers strike against GM Over 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday as contract talks with the company deteriorated into a strike. Workers shut ...
11:24, 09/16/2019

United Auto Workers Authorize a Strike The United Auto Workers voted to authorize a strike amid contract negotiations. The union represents about 150,000 workers at Ford, General Motors, and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, with GM as the target...
06:00, 09/04/2019

United Auto Workers Calls for Strike at GM's U.S. Factories The United Auto Workers has called for a strike at General Motors’ U.S. factories, its first major work stoppage in more than a decade. Union leadership is instructing roughly 46,000 factory workers t...
04:24, 09/16/2019

GM CEO to United Auto Workers: 'Our collective future is at stake' General Motors CEO and Chairman Mary Barra on Tuesday pleaded for United Auto Workers union leaders to assist, not hinder, the company's ongoing restructuring efforts to better position GM for th...
19:36, 07/16/2019

United Auto Workers to Target GM First in Labor Negotiations The United Auto Workers said it would target General Motors first in negotiating a new labor contract, aiming to reach a deal with the Detroit auto maker that can be used to set the pattern for talks ...
20:12, 09/03/2019

More than 49,000 United Auto Workers strike against General Motors Union members shut down 33 manufacturing plants in nine states across the US after contract talks with the company deterioratedMore than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Mo...
18:36, 09/16/2019

United Auto Workers Call First National Strike Against GM Since 2007 In US The United Auto Workers (UAW) said on Sunday that its roughly 48,000 hourly workers at General Motors Co facilities would go on strike as of midnight Sunday after U.S. labor contract talks reached an....
19:01, 09/16/2019

49,000 United Auto Workers Union Members at General Motors to Strike (DETROIT) — The United Auto Workers union announced that its roughly 49,000 members at General Motors plants in the U.S. will go on strike Sunday night because contract negotiations with the aut...
22:02, 09/15/2019

Europe would respond to United States auto tariffs, EU official says Sabine Weyand, the European Commission's director general of trade, struck a conciliatory but firm tone in remarks during her first official visit to Washington since taking on her new role a month ag...
10:36, 07/23/2019

United Auto Workers Union Takes Another Shot at Organizing Volkswagen's U.S. Factory The United Auto Workers union is taking another shot at organizing Volkswagen AG’s U.S. auto factory, holding a vote in June that could determine whether it will be successful in achieving a long-soug...
01:48, 05/30/2019

Bernie Sanders backs United Auto Workers on General Motors strike 49,000 members at GM plants to go on strike on Sunday Car giant ‘disappointed’ by move which will cripple productionThe United Auto Workers union has said its 49,000 members at General Motors plants i...
00:24, 09/16/2019

United Auto Workers union opens tense labor talks with Ford, GM, Fiat Chrysler The talks are expected to be the most contentious in a decade amid "America first" policies from the Trump administration, a tight labor market and thousands of job cuts and cost reductions as the ind...
19:36, 07/15/2019

Former UAW Official Pleads Guilty in Federal Probe of Union Corruption A former top aide at the United Auto Workers union pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges, the latest development in a federal investigation into corruption within the union’s leadership ranks....
23:12, 09/04/2019

Former UAW official becomes 9th person charged in corruption probe Michael Grimes is the first former union official not connected to either the UAW-Chrysler National Training Center or the union's FCA department to be charged in the widening federal investigation....
07:48, 08/15/2019

United Auto Workers union calls national strike against GM, first broad strike since 1982 The UAW contract with GM expired at midnight Saturday and the union on Sunday called for a strike of all 46,000 GM workers in the US.       ...
19:12, 09/15/2019

FDA says widening probe on generic drug impurities The U.S. Food and Drugs Administration said on Wednesday it was expanding its investigation into impurities in U.S. generic drugs beyond a class of medicines for high blood pressure known as angiotens...
19:48, 08/28/2019

Factbox: Highlights from criminal complaint in widening UAW corruption probe A senior United Auto Workers (UAW) official was arrested on Thursday and charged with conspiring with other union leaders to embezzle hundreds of thousands of dollars in a mushrooming corruption scand...
02:36, 09/13/2019

Auto workers strike against GM in contract dispute More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walk off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines as contract talks with the company deteriorate into a strike (Sept. 16)   &...
14:36, 09/16/2019

The US auto workers union just decided to walk out on GM — here's why they're striking (GM) GM The UAW ordered its membership to strike General Motors on Sunday night after contract negotiations broke down. GM's 46,000 UAW-represented workers could take to the picket lines. The UAW has been...
20:24, 09/15/2019

Former auto plant worker indicted in federal mail fraud case GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted a former Kentucky auto plant worker accused of stealing parts from the facility and selling them online, profiting more than $250,000. News out...
00:12, 06/15/2019

Top U.S. auto safety official to depart The top U.S. auto safety official, a key player in efforts by President Donald Trump's administration to rollback the nation's vehicle fuel efficiency requirements, will step down at the end of the mo...
02:48, 08/13/2019

Top U.S. auto safety official to step down Heidi King, a key player in efforts by the Trump administration to roll back the nation's light-vehicle fuel-efficiency rules, will step down at the end of the month as acting administrator of the Nat...
01:36, 08/13/2019

Auto workers union to strike against General Motors at midnight The United Auto Workers union announced Sunday morning it will strike against General Motors at midnight after its members failed to reach a new labor agreement 24 hours....
04:49, 09/16/2019

Auto workers to strike over GM contract talks impasse, union says 49,000 members at General Motors plants will go on strike on Sunday night after negotiations had broken downThe United Auto Workers union has said its 49,000 members at General Motors plants in the US...
20:48, 09/15/2019

'A strike for the little guy': auto workers hope a deal will change the industry In their first strike in over a decade, union members are prepared to settle in for the long haul: ‘If we win, everyone wins’“This is a strike for the little guy,” D’Andre Jackson said, as he held a b...
18:24, 09/20/2019

Ford Workers Question Auto Maker's Path to Turnaround More of the auto maker's workers are feeling unsure about its strategy and looking for clearer communication from the company’s leadership team, according to employee-survey results....
01:00, 04/30/2019

Europe would respond to U.S. auto tariffs, top EU official says Retaliatory measures if the United States imposed tariffs on European vehicles would result in a negative situation for both economies, the EU's new trade chief said....
19:48, 07/22/2019

Auto Slowdown Causing Job Losses, Temporary Factory Workers Face The Axe Workers of factories say that companies have told them that more job losses will take place going ahead, adding to fears that even permanent workers will start getting affected soon....
12:48, 08/10/2019

GM strike: auto workers accept ‘sacrifice’ to fight management 'greed’ United Auto Workers called a strike on Sunday for the first time in over a decade as contract negotiations reached an impasseUncertainty, apprehension and stress were the words people picketing Genera...
14:01, 09/17/2019

Auto Industry United In Seeking Reduction Of GST Rate On Vehicles The automotive industry is currently facing a daunting challenge of a deep slowdown that urgently needs some form of stimulus from the Government to supplement the efforts being made by the industry.....
11:00, 06/22/2019

General Motors strike: auto workers hope a deal will change the industry In their first strike in over a decade, union members are prepared to settle in for the long haul: ‘If we win, everyone wins’“This is a strike for the little guy,” D’Andre Jackson said, as he held a b...
15:12, 09/20/2019

Federal workers sue for the right to criticize Trump, political candidates The nation's largest union of federal workers filed a lawsuit against the United States to protect employees' First Amendment rights to criticize President Donald Trump and other political candidates....
02:12, 08/15/2019

Federal raids on auto union set stage for unprecedented contract talks with Ford, GM, Fiat Chrysler Federal raids on the homes of United Auto Workers leaders and properties owned by the union thrusted the union's collective bargaining with the Detroit automakers this year into unprecedented ter...
17:24, 08/30/2019

U.S. EPA top career auto official moving to head climate office The top career official at the Environmental Protection Agency in charge of the office overseeing vehicle emissions and biofuel standards will swap roles at the agency on Aug. 4, an EPA spokesman said...
00:12, 06/07/2019

Top career U.S. EPA auto official moving to head climate office: memo The top career official at the Environmental Protection Agency in charge of the office overseeing vehicle emissions and biofuel standards will swap roles at the agency on Aug. 4, according to an inter...
23:36, 06/06/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. EPA top career auto official moving to head climate office The top career official at the Environmental Protection Agency in charge of the office overseeing vehicle emissions and biofuel standards will swap roles at the agency on Aug. 4, an EPA spokesman said...
00:24, 06/07/2019

Top career U.S. EPA auto official moving to head climate office -memo The top career official at the Environmental Protection Agency in charge of the office overseeing vehicle emissions and biofuel standards will swap roles at the agency on Aug. 4, according to an inter...
00:24, 06/07/2019

House moving to provide paid family leave for federal workers Up to 12 weeks of leave available for parental or other family purposes would switch from unpaid to paid time under an amendment attached to defense spending bill....
21:12, 07/10/2019

Federal Workers’ Children Born Abroad May Not Receive Automatic Citizenship Under a Trump administration policy, certain service members and other federal employees will have to apply for citizenship on the children’s behalf before they turn 18....
04:36, 08/29/2019

Federal workers’ unions increasingly at odds over replacing Phoenix pay system The federal team charged with finding a replacement for the government's troubled Phoenix pay system will present the Liberals with options within weeks....
20:36, 05/19/2019

Texas man becomes first person ever charged under federal bump stock ban A Texas man was arrested for owning a bump stock device — making him the first person to be charged under the federal ban. The device, which is used to transform a semi-automatic firearm into a ...
07:12, 09/06/2019

Florida charged with threatening to bomb federal buildings PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a Florida inmate made several bomb threats that led to evacuations at two federal buildings. An FBI complaint says 24-year-old Noah Stirn faces federal charges of int...
12:12, 05/21/2019

Jeffrey Epstein charged with federal sex trafficking crimes Some victims were just 14 years old, prosecutors allegeBillionaire sex offender pleads not guilty in New York courtThe billionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein has pleaded not guilty to charges of sex...
01:48, 07/10/2019

Federal watchdog agency: Misclassifying workers as independent contractors is not a labor violation Misclassifying an employee as an independent contractor is not itself a violation of federal law, the National Labor Relations Board ruled Thursday in a victory for employers....
02:12, 08/30/2019

Federal workers’ union rejects government offer, setting up possible strike vote The Public Service Alliance of Canada — the civil service's biggest union — has walked away from talks aimed at reaching new contracts affecting more than 100,000 workers....
01:24, 05/11/2019

MTA to hire ex-federal prosecutor to probe overtime abuse The MTA plans to hire a former federal prosecutor to probe the agency’s rampant overtime abuse issues, a source said. The agency is seeking board approval to retain Carrie Cohen, who co-chairs w...
03:24, 06/12/2019

More than 40 charged in federal court from Mississippi ICE raid, but no company officials So far, more than 40 arrest warrants have been filed in federal court resulting from the Aug. 7 immigration raid.        ...
01:24, 08/18/2019

United Electrical Workers union endorses Bernie Sanders The United Electrical Workers union endorsed Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders on Monday, praising him for challenging corporate America....
00:12, 08/27/2019

United Nations condemns car bomb that killed workers in Benghazi The United Nations Security Council has strongly condemned a car bomb attack in Benghazi, Libya, that killed three staff members and injured dozens of others, including civilians....
17:52, 08/11/2019

Alice Rivlin, Authority on Federal Budget, Former Fed Official, Dies Alice Rivlin, the first director of the Congressional Budget Office and a leading authority for decades in Washington budget and policy circles, died Tuesday. She was 88....
23:24, 05/14/2019

Corruption probe on striking UAW workers' minds Striking General Motors workers say they wonder about their union’s leadership in the midst of a federal corruption investigation (Sept. 17)       ...
03:36, 09/18/2019

3 ex-workers charged with animal cruelty at Indiana dairy Three former employees of a large northwestern Indiana dairy have been charged with animal cruelty following the release of undercover video showing workers kicking and throwing young calves, official...
01:12, 06/11/2019

Brazil federal prosecutors open probe into Rio army killing Brazilian federal prosecutors have opened a probe into a botched army operation in Rio de Janeiro that killed two innocent civilians, arguing that a decision to have military prosecutors investigate t...
22:12, 05/08/2019

Accused California synagogue shooter charged with federal hate crimes A California nursing student accused of a deadly shooting spree in a San Diego-area synagogue and arson at a nearby mosque was charged on Thursday with 109 counts of federal hate crimes and civil righ...
03:12, 05/10/2019

Trump would have been charged with obstruction were he not president, hundreds of former federal prosecutors assert The bipartisan group signed a statement saying that “to look at these facts and say that a prosecutor could not probably sustain a conviction for obstruction of justice . . . runs counter to logic and...
01:36, 05/07/2019

Hundreds of Their Workers Were Arrested In Mississippi ICE Raids, But No Employers Have Been Charged Yet Hundreds of employees at seven worksites across Mississippi were swept up Wednesday in the largest immigration raid in at least a decade. Their employers are yet to be charged. They might never be. Th...
04:48, 08/10/2019

Federal probe launched into fatal collision of Alaska tourist planes Federal investigators are due in Alaska on Tuesday to try to find out why two sightseeing planes collided in mid-air over open water during daylight hours, killing at least four tourists....
13:12, 05/14/2019

California synagogue shooting suspect charged with 109 counts of federal hate crimes A California man accused of killing one person and injuring three others in a shooting at the Chabad of Poway Synagogue last month was charged with 109 hate crimes violations, officials said Thursday....
02:00, 05/10/2019

Former Waymo And Uber Self-Driving Guru Anthony Levandowski Charged With Federal Crimes Anthony Levandowski, the self-driving car wunderkind at the center of one of the most high-profile lawsuits in Silicon Valley history, was indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury with 33 counts of th...
06:12, 08/28/2019

Suspect in Louisiana Black Church Arsons Charged With Federal Hate Crimes Prosecutors in Louisiana have charged suspect Holden Matthews, 21, with federal hate crimes for allegedly burning several black churches in the St. Landry Parish region earlier this year, according to...
05:48, 06/13/2019

20 jail workers subpoenaed in Jeffrey Epstein suicide probe The probe into the Manhattan jail suicide of multimillionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein has intensified, with as many as 20 corrections workers getting slapped with grand jury subpoenas, according to ...
21:24, 08/22/2019

Indictments of workers mount after the Mississippi immigration raids, but no employers have been charged As federal indictments stack up against dozens of undocumented immigrants rounded up in workplace raids in Mississippi, no charges have been filed against employers who immigration officials believe k...
15:24, 08/22/2019

Bulgarian official charged with espionage for Russia Bulgarian prosecutors charged the head of a non-governmental organization (NGO) on Tuesday with spying for Russia as part of a scheme they said aimed to draw Bulgaria away from its Western allies and ...
17:48, 09/10/2019

Bulgarian NGO official charged with spying for Russia Bulgarian prosecutors charged the head of a non-governmental organization (NGO) on Tuesday with spying for Russia as part of a scheme they said aimed to draw Bulgaria away from its Western allies and ...
21:24, 09/10/2019

Husband charged with murder of United Nations aid worker, report The husband of a United Nations worker killed at her family home in Fiji last month has been charged with one count of murder, according to Suva police....
20:01, 08/12/2019

Federal probe launched into Alaska float plane crash that killed at least 4 people A team of federal accident investigators is expected to arrive in Alaska Tuesday to try to piece together what caused a deadly midair collision between two sightseeing planes....
13:24, 05/14/2019

Facebook to pay $5 billion fine, submit to new federal oversight to settle privacy probe The agreement between the Federal Trade Commission and Facebook alleges that the tech giant misled users about the way it handled their private data....
22:12, 07/24/2019

Man suspected of setting fires at Louisiana black churches charged with federal hate crimes The man suspected of setting fire to three churches in St. Landry Parish has been indicted on federal hate crime charges.        ...
01:36, 06/13/2019

Trump says war will mean 'official end of Iran,' warns 'never threaten the United States again' President Trump fired a social media shot at the Iranian regime Sunday afternoon, vowing that war between Washington and Tehran would result in "the official end of Iran" before warning, "[n]ever thre...
09:00, 05/20/2019

Important for Europe to stay united on Iran: French official The three major European powers - Britain, France and Germany - must stay united on Iran, said a French official on Friday, speaking as world powers prepared to discuss relations with that country and...
14:12, 08/23/2019

2 Sikh Youth Charity Workers Arrested In Counter-Terrorism Probe In UK Two persons, including a woman -- having links with a Sikh youth group, have been arrested by Britain's counter-terrorism police in connection with an alleged fraud relating to the group's charitable....
19:36, 07/04/2019

Feds probe MTA overtime king, over a dozen other LIRR workers: report Federal prosecutors in Manhattan have subpoenaed pay records for a recently retired Long Island Rail Road official who has emerged as the MTA reigning overtime king — as well as more than a dozen othe...
20:48, 05/17/2019

4 Florida nursing home workers charged in patient deaths after Hurricane Irma At least three Florida nursing home workers were charged this week with aggravated manslaughter after 12 patients died in stifling conditions when Hurricane Irma cut power to the facility, according t...
17:48, 08/27/2019

UAW official charged with conspiring to embezzle union funds A senior member of the United Auto Workers (UAW) union was arrested on Thursday and charged with conspiring with other union officials to embezzle hundreds of thousands of dollars in union money as a ...
22:12, 09/12/2019

Ex-NSA official charged with leaking classified drone documents Daniel Hale is accused of giving top secret files on drone warfare to a journalist at an online news outletLive: follow the latest US politics newsA former National Security Agency (NSA) official has ...
16:36, 05/09/2019

Top Canadian Intelligence Official Charged With Leaking Secrets Cameron Ortis, a senior official with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police’s intelligence unit, faces three charges under a 2012 security of information law....
18:24, 09/14/2019

Criminal sentencing of former JP Morgan Chase metals trader delayed as federal probe continues His sentencing has been postponed twice, suggesting he is continuing to cooperate with prosecutors in their investigation. No one else has been charged....
14:12, 05/03/2019

Federal corruption probe hits home for UAW boss, contract talks under 'storm cloud' The FBI on Wednesday conducted searches at the home of United Auto Workers President Gary Jones, a union retreat and multiple other locations as part of a corruption probe into illegal payments to uni...
01:00, 08/29/2019

Federal prosecutors, regulators broaden market manipulation probe beyond precious metals trades Federal prosecutors and commodity regulators have broadened their investigation into spoofing activity after receiving information from traders questioned for spoofing-related charges....
16:03, 09/20/2019

Federal criminal probe tied to 'microcap fraud' case may include former Riot Blockchain CEO Federal authorities have launched an investigation into a group of "microcap fraudsters," according to court documents. The investigation is parallel to an SEC civil case against the alleged "fraudste...
22:48, 05/22/2019

The Latest: UK official faces probe after ejecting protester Britain’s Conservative Party says one of its lawmakers will face an investigation after he ejected a climate protester seeking to interrupt a speech by the nation’s Treasury chief at a gala dinner...
13:12, 06/21/2019

Railway Official Charged For Alleged Fraud Worth Over Rs 2 Crore The CBI has filed a case against a railway official and three companies in Telangana's Secunderabad for allegedly siphoning off Rs 2.20 crore from railways accounts to fake firms using fraudulent......
13:00, 06/04/2019

BeIN media group CEO charged in corruption probe in France A judicial official says the chief executive officer of media group beIN has been handed preliminary charges of corruption as part of an investigation into the bidding process for the 2019 track world...
18:48, 05/22/2019

RCMP acknowledges concern from allies after senior intelligence official charged Lucki told reporters that international security partners have not placed any data-sharing restrictions on Canada since the charges against Cameron Ortis were filed....
22:24, 09/17/2019

'A couple of dozen' states are considering an antitrust probe of Big Tech, says DOJ official Makan Delrahim, of the antitrust division, said state attorneys general have spoken to Justice about starting their own probe into technology companies....
23:24, 08/20/2019

The Latest: Union official criticizes social media probe PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on Philadelphia police officers’ social media posts (all times local): 10:40 p.m. A Philadelphia police union official says Police Commissioner Richard Ross’...
04:48, 06/20/2019

Former CBI Official To Probe Cafe Coffee Day Owner VG Siddhartha's Letter Former CBI official Ashok Kumar Malhotra will investigate the letter that Cafe Coffee Day (CCD) owner VG Siddhartha allegedly wrote to the company's board on July 27, two days before he went missing.....
01:00, 09/01/2019

Former Hong Kong Exchange Official Arrested in Graft Probe Hong Kong’s anticorruption watchdog arrested a former high-ranking official at the city’s stock exchange for allegedly rigging the approval system for companies applying to go public....
14:24, 06/27/2019

Senior EPA official steps down amid House ethics probe WASHINGTON (AP) — A top Environment Protection Agency official who helped lead the Trump administration’s rollback of Obama-era restrictions on carbon emissions is resigning amid a congressional...
19:12, 06/26/2019

White Mississippi man who burned cross near black residents' home has been charged in federal hate crime case A man faces federal charges in a 2017 cross burning outside the home of African American residents in a small Mississippi town.        ...
20:00, 07/01/2019

Official: Initial U.S. Assessment Blames Iran for United Arab Emirates Ship Attacks WASHINGTON — An American military team’s initial assessment is that Iranian or Iranian-backed proxies used explosives Sunday to blow large holes in four ships anchored off the coast of the...
01:24, 05/14/2019

DOJ official Bruce Ohr awarded $28G bonus amid Russia probe, records indicate Bruce Ohr, the Justice Department official whose connection to the opposition research firm responsible for the anti-Trump “dossier” led to his eventual demotion, was awarded a $28,000 performance bon...
21:24, 06/07/2019

U.S. to probe border agents' online anti-immigrant chatter: official The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has ordered an investigation into a secret Facebook group where border agents joked about immigrants dying, he said on Wednesday....
16:24, 07/03/2019

U.S. corruption probe involving lavish parties, champagne hits another top UAW official Just two days before the UAW's contracts with Detroit automakers were due to expire, U.S. prosecutors arrested and charged a senior union official on Thursday with embezzlement, releasing a complaint ...
02:36, 09/13/2019

Former FBI official defends investigation of Russia probe's origins: 'When you leak, you have an agenda' Attorney General William Barr's investigation into the Russia probe's origins was "entirely appropriate" and brought hope for finally getting to the bottom of a controversy that dominated the country'...
22:36, 05/17/2019

Brazil to extend probe into Vale dam disaster into early 2020 - official Brazil's mining secretary said on Friday he expects the sector's main regulator to extend its investigation until January 2020 into the causes of the Vale SA mining dam collapse that killed at least 2...
02:00, 07/20/2019

Mueller probe witness George Nader charged with trafficking child pornography George Nader, a Lebanese-American businessman who cooperated with Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation and whose name appeared more than 100 times in Mueller’s Russia report, was arrested Mo...
04:00, 06/04/2019

Probe Agency Arrests Top Official In Multi-Crore Bank Fraud Case The Enforcement Directorate said on Saturday it has arrested the CMD of an Ahmedabad-based company in connection with a money laundering case linked to alleged multi-crore bank fraud....
20:00, 09/21/2019

UPDATE 4-U.S. corruption probe involving lavish parties, champagne hits another top UAW official Just two days before the UAW's contracts with Detroit automakers were due to expire, U.S. prosecutors arrested and charged a senior union official on Thursday with embezzlement, releasing a complaint ...
02:36, 09/13/2019

More GSA debauchery: Probe finds ex-official had sex on agency’s roof with White House staffer The same agency that sparked a firestorm during the Obama administration for lavish spending at a Vegas conference – complete with a widely mocked photo of a grinning fed lounging in a hot tub – is ba...
16:36, 08/23/2019

Cummings schedules testimony from ex-White House security official in clearance probe House Oversight Chairman Elijah Cummings, D-Md., scheduled an interview for this upcoming Wednesday with former White House Personnel Security Director Carl Kline amid the Congressional investigation ...
23:12, 04/28/2019

Interior demands ethics probe of House staffer’s clash with agency official The Interior Department is playing hardball with its claim that a Democratic staffer with the House Appropriations Committee harassed and bullied a top agency official....
22:01, 09/13/2019

Rahul Bose Charged 442 Rupees For Two Bananas, Deputy Commissioner Of Chandigarh Orders Probe Following the actor's viral video, Deputy Commissioner of Chandigarh, Mandeep Singh Brar, has ordered a probe into the matter, demanding an explanation from the hotel...
14:24, 07/25/2019

Sir Kim Darroch latest: Met launch probe into leak of official communications which led to ambassador's resignation The Metropolitan Police has launched a criminal investigation into the leaking of official communications writtten by Britain's former ambassador to the US Sir Kim Darroch....
06:36, 07/13/2019

Dominican tourism official vows 'disciplinary action' if U.S. tourist death probe finds negligence The Dominican Republic's tourism minister said on Friday that if the investigation into the rash of deaths of U.S. tourists finds wrongdoing or negligence, those responsible will face "disciplinary me...
09:12, 06/22/2019

'Inexcusable failure': Chicago schools mishandled sex abuse claims, federal probe finds An investigation by the Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights found that Chicago Public Schools mishandled sex abuse claims.        ...
22:36, 09/12/2019

Iraqi official: Rocket hits oil site, wounds 3 Iraqi workers Iraqi officials say a rocket hit an oil-drilling site in southern Basra province, striking a camp housing energy giant Exxon Mobil and wounding three local workers, one seriously....
10:12, 06/19/2019

Trump delays imposing auto tariffs on auto imports and parts WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is delaying any decision to impose auto tariffs on car and auto part imports, deciding against ratcheting up trade disputes or impacting talks with European na...
19:00, 05/17/2019

13 vintage photos of the auto industry during America's first auto boom Bettmann/ Getty Henry Ford's Model T automobile created an auto boom in the US in the early 1900s. There were less than 200,000 cars on the road before Ford released the Model T. At its peak, the Mo...
17:24, 05/01/2019

Auto Industry Welcomes FMs Support To Revive Auto Sales While the auto industry is happy with the announcements made by the Finance Minister today, there's still a lot more that the industry expects from the government and dialogues to bring down the GST.....
20:36, 08/23/2019

WeWork shows widening losses in IPO filing WeWork owner The We Company on Wednesday filed with regulators for an initial public offering and published detailed financial statements for the first time that showed it lost almost $700 million in ...
15:24, 08/14/2019

Sri Lanka Attack Signals ISIS’ Widening Reach A month after losing the last of its territory in Iraq and Syria, the Islamic State is believed to have pulled off one of its deadliest attacks. It may be the way of the future....
19:12, 04/28/2019

WeWork to test IPO investor appetite with widening losses WeWork owner The We Company published detailed financial statements for the first time on Wednesday, revealing breakneck revenue growth and soaring losses, as it prepares for an initial public offerin...
04:12, 08/15/2019

Enbridge says gap widening beneath Great Lakes oil pipeline The Calgary-based company said the opening between the pipe and the bottom of the Straits of Mackinac poses "no safety or integrity risk,'' an assessment that state regulators said they couldn't immed...
11:36, 08/08/2019

WeWork preps for IPO with growing revenues and widening losses WeWork owner The We Company on Wednesday published detailed financial statements for the first time, showing it lost more than $900 million in the first half of 2019 while revenue doubled, as it steps...
16:36, 08/14/2019

How anger over taxes and conscription is widening split among Israel’s Jews After a row over military service ended Netanyahu’s efforts to form a government, Israelis speak of the resentments behind the crisisIt’s Thursday night at the Mahane Yehuda market in west Jerusalem, ...
16:48, 06/01/2019

Spanish Election Reflects Europe's Widening Political Fragmentation Spain’s parliamentary vote produced no clear winner, the latest example of Europe’s fragmenting political landscape in which upstarts siphon votes from traditional parties, making it harder to build g...
03:12, 04/29/2019

Hong Kong’s Civil Servants Join a Widening Protest Movement Hong Kong’s civil servants symbolically turned against the city’s government Friday evening, joining forces with the protest movement that has rocked Asia’s financial center this sum...
23:24, 08/02/2019

John Bolton's firing won't fix Trump's widening foreign policy holes President Trump was clear about why he fired national security adviser John Bolton. "I disagreed strongly with many of his suggestions, as did others in the administration, and therefore I asked John ...
20:12, 09/10/2019

East Libyan forces carry out air strike on central city, widening front Eastern Libyan forces on Monday mounted an air strike on the central city of Sirte held by the internationally recognised government, an official and residents said, widening a conflict engulfing the ...
15:48, 09/16/2019

FBI issues subpoenas as part of widening sports trading card fraud investigation Several subpoenas have been issued as part of a federal investigation into potentially doctored trading cards that have sold for millions.       ...
02:24, 08/07/2019

Car Sales June 2019: Mahindra Auto's Positive Sales Growth Spells Good News For Auto Industry Mahindra's new launches like the XUV300 and Marazzo have helped the company to post positive growth in the time when other major carmakers are struggling with sales....
14:12, 07/01/2019

Federal watchdog agency recommends removal of Kellyanne Conway from federal office for violating the Hatch Act The report found that Conway violated the Hatch Act by “disparaging Democratic presidential candidates while speaking in her official capacity during television interviews and on social media.”...
20:00, 06/13/2019

Peloton reveals IPO documents showing widening losses of $245.7 million on sales of $915 million Peloton, which previously said it had filed the paperwork confidentially, makes cycles and treadmills with screens for users to join live and recorded fitness classes from their homes, hotel rooms or ...
23:48, 08/27/2019

Former Manchester United star Wayne Rooney scores blistering 70-yard goal for DC United Wayne Rooney rekindled his Manchester United form when he scored a decisive 70-yard screamer in D.C. United’s 1-0 win over Orlando City Wednesday night....
21:24, 06/27/2019

Atlanta United scores late goals to beat DC United 2-0 Gonzalo Martínez had a goal and an assist in the closing minutes to help Atlanta United beat D.C. United 2-0       ...
00:48, 07/22/2019

An anonymous Democratic group leaked a poll that shows swing voters deeply dislike Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the left-wing, widening the party's rift Susan Walsh/AP Images An anonymous Democratic group leaked an internal poll to Axios on Sunday that shows "swing voters" deeply dislike prominent progressive lawmakers, deepening a public rift within...
00:12, 07/16/2019

North Korea official tells U.S. counterpart talks to begin soon: senior U.S. official A North Korean official told a White House National Security Council counterpart last week that working-level talks to revive denuclearization negotiations with North Korea would start very soon, a se...
23:48, 07/30/2019

Karl Rove says John Durham could probe Comey, McCabe, Strzok role in Russia probe origins Fox News political contributor Karl Rove said Tuesday that U.S. Attorney John Durham could extend the investigation into the Russia probe's origins well beyond the scope of Justice Department Inspecto...
23:24, 05/14/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-People's United Financial to buy United Financial Bancorp for $743 mln in stock People's United Financial Inc said on Monday it would buy United Financial Bancorp Inc , the holding company for United Bank, for about $743 million in stock....
00:24, 07/16/2019

The official Twitter for Square Enix’s Studio Istolia is M.I.A., and the studio’s official site is g The official Twitter for Square Enix’s Studio Istolia is M.I.A., and the studio’s official site is gone. In March, former Tales producer Hideo Baba, who had been working on a new game for Studio Istol...
16:00, 05/13/2019

Are Auto Makers the New Value Stocks? Ford and General Motors possess an unusual pairing of superlatives: They boast two of the highest dividend yields in the S&P 500 while also having two of the lowest price-to-earnings ratios on a forwa...
19:48, 07/08/2019

Android Auto To Get A New Interface With connected cars and inbuilt eSIM technologies coming in, chances are that smartphone connectivity in cars is the next big thing. However, Google is going the whole hog and is making Android Auto a...
18:00, 05/07/2019

The best auto racing helmets you can buy If you want to race, you need a helmet. The choices — and price tags — can be intimidating, but they don't have to be. We're here to help you pick something safe, functional, and affordabl...
07:36, 08/07/2019

Android Auto gets a big UI revamp The new Android Auto. The big change is the system bar at the bottom, which can now show tiny app controls. Here are music controls. [credit: Google ...
15:00, 05/07/2019

Auto execs not so sure that change is necessary What also emerges from IBM's survey is how many executives do not feel a sense of urgency about the massive changes expected to occur in the auto industry in the near future....
08:36, 09/12/2019

Detroit auto show home gets new name TCF Bank, which recently merged with Chemical Bank to form Michigan's largest bank by deposits, bought the 22-year naming rights to the home of the Detroit auto show for $33 million from the Detroit R...
00:12, 08/28/2019

Getting under the hood of Amazon’s auto ambitions While Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has said little about the company's automotive ambitions, the strategy is aimed at leveraging Amazon's strengths in logistics, cloud computing and digital services together...
23:48, 07/31/2019

Auto Industry May Further Cut Production: Report After denting the auto sector's profitability, the consumption slowdown along with the upcoming shift to BS VI standards will further decelerate production, leading to eventual job losses. Industry......
13:12, 08/04/2019

Another Six Months of Uncertainty for the Auto Industry President Trump’s dispute with China is hogging the headlines, with good reason, but he also has other targets in his sights, notably the German and Japanese car industries. These got a reprieve Wedne...
18:36, 05/16/2019

Auto jobs still appeal to students A recent study found that among values would-be workers say they want in a future employer, trustworthiness, a strong reputation and a history of innovation topped the list. That's hard to come by if ...
04:00, 08/07/2019

Auto Consolidation Is Vital but Needs a Crisis Most successful auto mergers are born of crisis. Even if Fiat Chrysler finds a deal with Renault, investors shouldn’t expect a broader consolidation wave until industry profits look a lot shakier....
17:24, 06/15/2019

This week's issue of Auto Express News 1 May, 2019 This week we have exclusive images of the new BMW M3 and we test the SEAT Tarraco against the Skoda Kodiaq and Peugeot 5008...
14:12, 05/02/2019

Android Auto is getting a new look this summer, and it’s about time Ahead of Google I/O 2019 getting under way in earnest starting Tuesday, one early announcement the company decided to go ahead and tee up on Monday was a long overdue redesign for Android Auto —...
14:24, 05/07/2019

EPA's top auto regulator to head climate office Chris Grundler, the head of the EPA's transportation office who oversaw the rollout of some of the agency's most important rules, including greenhouse gas standards for light-duty vehicles, as well as...
04:36, 06/07/2019

The 2020 Lexus RX Finally Gets Android Auto and Not a Whole Lot Else Updates to the 2020 Lexus RX and RXL aren’t huge, but they matter to the people actually buying the cars. There’s more tech now, it should drive slightly better and it looks marginally different. The ...
19:48, 05/30/2019

$42 Billion Slump For India's Auto Sector - And It May Not Be Over A gauge of automobile companies has fallen 30 percent since reaching a record in December 2017, and is the worst-performer among 19 sector indexes in the nation's equity market this year. That's as......
09:48, 05/03/2019

FCC allows phone companies to auto-block robocalls The FCC voted Thursday to allow phone companies to block robocalls automatically for their customers. The vote would allow phone service providers like Verizon to switch on technology that blocks robo...
04:24, 06/07/2019

Lee Iacocca, auto industry icon, dead at 94 Iacocca was one of the most powerful — and best known — executives in the automobile industry, rising to become president of Ford Motor before leading a turnaround at Chrysler....
04:00, 07/03/2019

Famed Auto Executive Lee Iacocca Dies at 94 Lee Iacocca, the tough-talking, cigar-chomping auto executive who saved Chrysler in the early 1980s and became America’s first big-time, celebrity CEO, has died at 94....
10:36, 07/03/2019

Up Garage Is the Auto Parts Store of Your Dreams Have you ever woken up and told yourself you need the instrument cluster cover from a Honda CR-Z? Have you ever walked into an auto parts store with a front bumper of a Mustang hanging from the wall? ...
02:48, 07/26/2019

The Morning After: Google delivers a new look for Android Auto Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. July is almost over. So after you double-check your UltraViolet account, it's time to look over quarterly results from Apple and Samsung to find out what�...
17:48, 07/31/2019

April showers on retail auto demand Volume likely will rise thanks to a favorable calendar -- April has an extra selling day -- but the light-vehicle SAAR probably dropped year over year, analysts say, with weaker retail demand offset b...
00:24, 04/30/2019

Auto Industry Legend Lee Iacocca Dead at 94 Lee Iacocca, one of the true legends of the auto industry died at 7:30 this morning at his home in the Bel Air neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. Iacocca was known for many things, but is probab...
03:36, 07/03/2019

2020 Auto Expo Dates Announced The 2020 Auto Expo dates are out, and the country's top auto show will be organised from February 7 to February 12 at the Indian Expo Mart, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh....
17:36, 08/08/2019

Lidar maker's sensors auto-ready Unlike others, Luminar has focused on automotive readiness since its early days, integrating Toyota's kaizen manufacturing practices into its manufacturing facility in Orlando....
00:12, 08/26/2019

Google will soon let you auto-delete your location and web history Like Facebook, Google has been hounded by privacy advocates to improve its data collection policies, and has received particular criticism for indefinitely holding on to users’ geo-location inf...
06:24, 05/02/2019

Auto Chess on mobile is improving … but confusing Drodo's mobile Auto Chess is a significantly better way to play the original great mod if you already know the original, and for that, should be a successRead More...
11:12, 05/31/2019

Auto industry legend Lee Iacocca dies at 94 Father of the Mustang, midwife to the minivan, rescuer of Chrysler Corp., Lee Iacocca changed the course of automotive history.       ...
07:00, 07/03/2019

Argentina auto industry, hit hard by recession In the midst of the recession, the Argentine automotive industry is struggling to both sell and produce cars and so far the latest statistics from the chamber of concessionaires reveals that sales hav...
04:48, 05/01/2019

Auto Chess Took Over My Life In A Single Afternoon I had plans, darn it. Grand plans. I was going to go outside, probably. I might have picked a flower. Maybe it would’ve slipped from between my fingers, only for me to bend down and find three stray k...
07:48, 06/21/2019

Bumpy Ride For Auto Ancillaries: Report Domestic and global downturn in the automobile industry, uncertainty in government policy and aggressive play by the Chinese in the international markets are impacting the $57 billion auto ancillary.....
21:16, 08/11/2019

PSA: You can now auto-delete your location and web history on Google It’s no secret that, unless you explicitly opt out, Google keeps an extensive record of your every activity on its digital real estate. From your location history to the searches you perform on Google...
09:36, 05/02/2019

The coolest cars from the Detroit auto show From a reborn Toyota Supra to the muscle-car favorite Ford Shelby GT 500, here are the models that will turn heads at the Detroit auto show.        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Dota Underlords is Valve’s take on Auto Chess Dota Underlords is the official Valve version of Auto Chess. It's for PC and mobile and will be on Steam before heading to iOS and Android in open beta.Read More...
03:36, 06/14/2019

Verizon will now auto-block spam calls Hatred of spam calls and robocalls is one of the few certainties of life you could put right up there with the inevitability of death and taxes. They’re universally despised, while also metastas...
00:12, 08/28/2019

GST Panel Unlikely To Favour Tax Rate Cut For Auto Sector India's goods and services tax (GST) panel is unlikely to approve lowering the tax for the auto and allied components sector this week, as a study has warned of major revenue losses, two government......
11:24, 09/18/2019

Google unveils new design for Android Auto Android Auto now supports more than 500 car models from 50 different brands, Google said Monday, unveiling new design features like a darker color palette that should improve visibility....
01:00, 05/07/2019

U.S. Stocks Little Changed on Auto Tariff Delay U.S. stocks opened lower, then turned positive after the Trump administration said it would put off for 180 days a final decision on whether to impose broad tariffs on automobile and auto-part imports...
18:00, 05/17/2019

Israel becomes latest hotbed for auto tech Since General Motors opened an Israeli r&d center in 2008, dozens of automakers and Tier 1 suppliers have followed to tap into the country's high-tech talent, with Ford Motor Co. planting its flag the...
08:24, 06/17/2019

EPA, DOT say California actions on auto emissions appear to be 'unlawful' The top lawyers at the Environmental Protection Agency and Transportation Department told the California Air Resources Board Friday that the state's actions in connection with a voluntary emissions de...
20:00, 09/06/2019

U.S. auto sales seen slipping 2.1% in May: J.D. Power, LMC Automotive U.S. auto sales are expected to drop 2.1% in May from the year-ago period, as higher prices keep buyers at bay, according to industry consultants J.D. Power and LMC Automotive....
22:36, 05/28/2019

Volkswagen Confirms Participation At The 2020 Auto Expo After missing out on the Auto Expo in 2018, Volkswagen India has confirmed that it will participate in the 2020 Auto Expo which is all set to be held from February 7 2020....
10:01, 08/14/2019

Android Auto redesign helps you focus on the road As helpful as Android Auto is, it's hard to deny that it feels a bit dated when you can still see some of its 2014 roots. Thankfully, it's about to get a serious makeover. Google has unveile...
23:12, 05/06/2019

Government Blinks, Announces Measures To Help Auto Sector Relenting to some of the automobile industry's demands, the Finance Minister has announced some sops to revive the automobile industry that has been caught in an unprecedented slowdown. The key demand...
20:36, 08/23/2019

Faurecia holds course in 'tougher-than-expected' auto market The supplier maintained first-half profitability and reaffirmed its full-year guidance despite a decline in global auto production and the loss of seating contracts with Daimler and Citroen....
16:00, 07/23/2019

Google improved Android Auto by making it act more like your phone Every year, Android gets a chance to reinvent itself on smartphones with new features and new design flourishes. The same can't be said of Android Auto, Google's phone-powered in-car interfa...
04:12, 05/09/2019

Get a Free Copy of 'Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC)' Right Now PC gamers have plenty of launchers they can install to play all their games—including Steam, Epic Games, Battle.net, and GOG Galaxy, to name a few. The Rockstar Games Launcher is the latest app to joi...
00:48, 09/18/2019

Google starts rolling out redesigned Android Auto Google today started rolling out a redesigned Android Auto. If your car supports Android Auto, you’ll start to see the new design “over the next few weeks.” In March 2015, Google lau...
20:36, 07/30/2019

Valve's New Auto Chess Game Is Already Way More Popular Than Artifact Ever Was The failure of Dota-themed trading card game Artifact might have left Valve with egg on its face, but the company has now scraped off that egg and made an omelette with Dota Underlords. Valve’s take o...
09:24, 06/22/2019

Frankfurt auto no-shows highlight budget pressures No-shows at the Frankfurt auto show highlighted the budget realities global automakers face as they cope with the dual pressures of electrification and the autonomous future....
11:50, 09/23/2019

Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto: Which cars have it and which ones are getting it? Apple CarPlay and Android Auto have sparked significant tech upgrades in cars, but most models require a USB connection.       ...
20:36, 08/15/2019

Factbox: Auto, other industries' manufacturing presence in Mexico U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday a tariff of 5% would be imposed on all goods coming from Mexico, increasing gradually each month until reaching 25% on Oct. 1, unless Mexico takes immediat...
09:36, 05/31/2019

Google now lets you auto-delete your location history Google is following through on its promise to let you auto-delete your activity and location data. It's now rolling out location history deletion tools to Android and iOS, giving you a relativel...
20:24, 06/26/2019

Trump administration to delay decision on auto tariffs The White House will delay for up to six months a decision on whether it will impose tariffs on cars and auto parts. The Trump administration put the decision on hold following meetings with auto indu...
00:24, 05/16/2019

Auto Industry Warns of More Job Losses If Slowdown Continues Seeking urgent stimulus from the government in the form of GST reduction, the auto industry on Thursday cautioned that if the current slowdown in the sector continued, there would be further job......
17:36, 09/05/2019

Japan, France to explore cooperation on auto tech The two governments agreed to start talks to expand cooperation in areas such as automated driving, batteries and electric vehicles in a move that could also be aimed at repairing the strained allianc...
17:00, 09/02/2019

Volkswagen to invest $577 million in Brazil auto plant Volkswagen will invest 2.4 billion reais ($577 million) in one of its Brazil factories, Sao Paulo state governor Joao Doria said on Thursday during a visit to the automaker's headquarters in Germany....
23:00, 08/29/2019

Auto Industry Slowdown Cause For Concern, Say Dealers And Manufacturers The slowdown in the Indian auto industry has left most automobile manufacturers as well as dealers in a pessimistic and sombre mood, as sales continue to elude dealerships. At the second conclave of.....
07:12, 09/05/2019

Auto, Energy Industries Among Most Exposed to Mexico Tariffs President Trump’s plan to impose escalating tariffs on Mexican imports threatens to increase costs for auto makers, raise prices at the gas pump for American consumers and disrupt shipments between th...
20:48, 06/01/2019

Auto Industry Slowdown Hits Lakhs Of Jobs The slowdown in auto sector has rendered an estimated three lakh and a fifty thousand people jobless due to spiraling lay offs in the automobile industry. In Chennai's Amabattur industrial estate the....
08:48, 08/09/2019

BMW's Auto Business Posts Loss Following Antitrust Charge BMW said its core automotive business swung to a loss on a $1.6 billion charge against potential fines from a European antitrust probe and rising costs to develop new technology for electric and self-...
11:00, 05/07/2019

Valve is making its own version of 'Dota Auto Chess' Dota 2's hugely popular custom game mode Dota Auto Chess is set to get not one but two standalone spin-offs. Dota 2's publisher Valve made the announcement on its blog this week, noting that...
16:48, 05/22/2019

Trump hails recent Japanese auto investments in the U.S. Although the president has labeled Japan's automakers a looming national security threat, he is now hailing them for their sizable spending on "magnificent plants" across the U.S....
07:12, 07/15/2019

Auto racing: How to wager on Memorial Day weekend races LAS VEGAS — Memorial Day weekend brings about barbecues, parades and good times with family and friends, but most importantly taking time to remember the fallen who made the ultimate sacrifice in our ...
01:12, 05/25/2019

U.S. auto sales expected to slip 5th-straight month The U.S. auto industry is limping into the usually robust summer selling season, analysts say, as rising new-vehicle prices and affordability concerns continue to outweigh strong employment growth and...
00:36, 06/01/2019

Researchers create eye-tracking glasses that auto-focus where you look Researchers at Stanford University have created glasses that track your eyes and automatically focus on whatever you're looking at. The so-called autofocals, detailed in a paper published in the ...
20:12, 07/02/2019

New auto safety technology leaves insurers in the dark Automakers are accelerating the rollout of technology designed to avoid crashes, but insurance companies are waving a caution flag at consumers eyeing discounts for buying collision-avoiding brakes or...
13:36, 07/26/2019

League Of Legends' Version Of Auto Chess Has Taken Over Twitch We have a habit, in the gaming industry, of declaring things “The Year Of ___.” 2013 was The Year Of Luigi. 2014 was The Year Of Luigi’s Death Stare. 2019 is The Year Of Gooigi. However, if Gooigi had...
11:24, 06/20/2019

Bajaj Auto Profit Grows 1 Per Cent At Rs. 1,126 Crore Profit from the fourth quarter of FY 2018-19 (Jan - March, 2019) was recoded at Rs. 1,306 crore. The first quarter profit of FY 2020 slipped 14 per cent to Rs. 1.012 crore....
14:12, 07/26/2019

Retail report: Auto sales drove U.S. growth in May U.S. retail sales rose 0.5 percent in May, led by a sharp increase in auto sales -- but nearly all sectors showed growth, the Commerce Department reported Friday....
18:24, 06/14/2019

Auto Sales Slipped in First Half as Prices Surged Major auto makers’ U.S. new-vehicle sales slipped in the first six months of 2019 as higher interest rates and rising car prices dulled demand and sent many buyers to the used-car lot....
20:36, 07/02/2019

EV Deadlines May Disrupt Industry: Auto Component Manufacturers ACMA, the apex body of auto component manufacturers, has now cautioned the government that the deadlines to bring in electrification in the Indian auto industry could be highly disruptive to the......
08:00, 06/13/2019

Valve Is Making Its Own Version Of Dota Auto Chess Late last year, Valve launched the collectible card game Artifact, a spinoff of Dota 2. It flopped so hard that Valve is now revamping it from the ground up. Earlier this year, Dota’s community beat V...
09:12, 05/22/2019

Android Auto is getting a redesigned interface and Dark Mode Google last month announced an update for Android Auto that would change the way the app looks and works, and it is now finally rolling out to some regions. Google says that the refreshed interface wa...
14:00, 06/26/2019

BMW 3 Series 318d Sport auto 2019 UK review Entry-level diesel is likeable addition to range but doesn't live up to the best of the 3 Series line-up Many of you might remember a fascinating 1990s documentary – From A to B: Tales of Modern Mot...
02:36, 07/18/2019

SKODA AUTO has sights firmly set on Indian car market They laconically call it the INDIA 2.0 project — on behalf of Germany's Volkswagen Group, Czech-based Skoda Auto is out to secure a stronger foothold on the subcontinent. Doing things locally is its p...
14:48, 05/07/2019

'NBA 2K', 'Grand Theft Auto V' help Take-Two surge past estimates Videogame publisher Take-Two Interactive Software Inc raised its full-year revenue forecast on Monday, boosted by the success of its games "NBA 2K", "Grand Theft Auto V" and "Red Dead Redemption 2", ...
06:24, 08/06/2019

Europe renews pledge to retaliate against any U.S. auto tariffs The Trump administration faces a self-imposed deadline of mid-November to decide whether to curb imports of vehicles and auto parts from the European Union....
18:24, 09/20/2019

More Jobs In Auto Lost, Toyota And Hyundai Cut Production Japanese carmaker Toyota Motor and South Korea's Hyundai Motor are the latest in a string of companies to briefly halt some parts of production at plants to combat slumping sales, according to company...
11:00, 08/30/2019

U.S. to pledge not to raise auto tariffs on Japan, report says The pledge will be part of a joint statement on trade due to be released following a meeting between President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe next week in New York, the Tokyo Shim...
16:12, 09/16/2019

DOJ Investigating Auto Makers Over California Emissions Agreement The Justice Department has launched an antitrust investigation into Ford, Honda, BMW and Volkswagen after they forged an agreement with California on vehicle-emissions standards....
20:24, 09/06/2019

Adjudicator says any security defence of US auto tariffs at WTO "very difficult" The United States will find it "very difficult" to defend President's Donald Trump's proposed car tariff against any challenge at the World Trade Organization, a veteran trade adjudicator who has rule...
18:36, 05/27/2019

Google will soon let you auto-delete activity and location data If you're worried about your Google data history coming back to haunt you, you'll be glad to hear that there's now an easy way to keep that history brief. Google is rolling out auto-del...
19:48, 05/01/2019

UPDATE 1-Canada auto sales fall 3.5 pct in April Canada's auto sales dropped 3.5 percent in April from a year earlier, according to industry data released on Wednesday, marking the 14 straight month of declines....
22:48, 05/01/2019

Android Auto’s biggest upgrade ever is finally rolling out The new Android Auto. The big change is the system bar at the bottom, which can now show tiny app controls. Here are music controls. [credit: Google ...
10:12, 08/01/2019

Adjudicator says any security defense of U.S. auto tariffs at WTO 'very difficult' The United States will find it "very difficult" to defend President's Donald Trump's proposed car tariff against any challenge at the World Trade Organization, a veteran trade adjudicator who has rule...
17:48, 05/27/2019

Auto Sales Revved Up August Retail Spending Spending on vehicles drove strong retail sales in August, suggesting American shoppers continue to support the economy at a time of heightened global uncertainty....
02:00, 09/14/2019

NBA 2K, Grand Theft Auto V help Take-Two surge past estimates Videogame publisher Take-Two Interactive Software raised its full-year revenue forecast on Monday, based on the success of its games NBA 2K, Grand Theft Auto V and Red Dead Redemption 2....
03:36, 08/06/2019

Google users can now auto-delete location data Though Google is releasing the auto-delete feature to heighten privacy safeguards, the collection of user data is the heart of the company’s business model....
20:48, 06/27/2019

U.S. auto sales seen dropping in June: J.D. Power, LMC Automotive U.S. auto sales are expected to drop 1.5% in June from a year earlier, as higher prices continue to keep buyers away, according to industry consultants J.D. Power and LMC Automotive....
19:24, 06/27/2019

The Morning After: Android Auto's first full redesign in five years Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Morning! We're getting close to finding out what's up with the Galaxy Fold, but right now we're focused on the upcoming Android Auto redesign and ...
14:24, 05/09/2019

GTA 6: all the latest news and rumors for Grand Theft Auto 6 With Red Dead Redemption 2 out of the way, we can now start thinking about the inevitable game in the Grand Theft Auto franchise: GTA 6.How can we be so confident about Rockstar's next move? Gran...
00:48, 05/02/2019

Warning light flashing for Slovakia's auto industry When David landed an assembly line job at Volkswagen's Bratislava factory, his colleagues congratulated him on securing a well-paid position he could ride to retirement....
23:36, 07/05/2019

Trump says auto tariffs never off the table in EU trade talks President Donald Trump on Friday blasted the European Union for its use of trade barriers and revived his threat to impose U.S. tariffs on European automobiles if he does not see progress in stalled n...
04:12, 08/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Canada auto sales fall 7.2% in June Auto sales in Canada fell 7.2% in June from a year earlier, hit by a drop in passenger car sales, according to industry data released on Wednesday, marking a decline for the sixteenth straight month....
00:24, 07/04/2019

Government In Talks With States On Auto Sector GST: Nitin Gadkari the country's automobile industry, which has been heavily dented by the consumption slowdown, has been demanding a reduction in GST from 28 to 18 per cent....
13:36, 09/11/2019

Factbox: Auto industry consolidation - mega-mergers and alliances Italian-American carmaker Fiat Chrysler on Monday proposed a merger of equals with France's Renault in a deal that could create the world's third-biggest carmaker and trigger a fresh round of industry...
16:24, 05/27/2019

FRANKFURT AUTO SHOW PREVIEW: Charging into an electric future The VW ID.3 and Porsche Taycan will battle for the limelight in a show chock-full of electrification. But not to be overlooked will be the next-gen Land Rover Defender....
10:12, 09/02/2019

Can Grand Theft Auto V help your mental health? Yes, say role-players In a virtual world best known for its crime and violence, gamers are using San Andreas as a safe space to cope with grief, gambling and addictionIt isn’t the tumbling, 360-degree views of San Andreas ...
16:00, 05/01/2019

Trump fight on California auto emissions could outlast presidency The expected legal battle over President Donald Trump's plan to revoke California's authority to set stiff vehicle emissions standards separate from those established by the U.S. government appears un...
03:48, 09/19/2019

The Latest: Deal reached to lower Michigan auto insurance LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on Michigan’s auto insurance legislation (all times local): 8:30 a.m. Michigan’s Democratic governor and Republican leaders say they’ve reached a bip...
21:24, 05/24/2019

Trump rejects new tariffs on Japanese auto imports ‘at this moment’ President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced an agreement in principle on a trade deal over the weekend, with Tokyo making concessions on agriculture and Washington maintain...
06:12, 08/27/2019

Bajaj Auto Gets Ready With First Electric Scooter Under Urbanite Brand Bajaj Auto is getting ready to launch its electric scooter under the Urbanite brand. The first electric vehicle from Bajaj will be an electric scooter, followed by other products....
09:48, 06/03/2019

Android Auto gets new look, dark mode and lots of nifty improvements Google announced a major update for Android Auto is now available for download. Since its launch back in 2015, Android Auto has expanded to support more than 500 car models from no less than 50 brands...
08:00, 05/07/2019

U.S. Auto Sector Outlook Is Softening, Says Analyst John Kemp U.S. motor manufacturing has been a rare bright spot amid a worldwide slowdown in the auto sector and a cooling in the rest of U.S. industry, but there are signs U.S. automakers could now be running.....
09:12, 08/17/2019

Auto Companies Cut More Jobs, Halt Production To Tackle Slowdown Toyota Motor and Hyundai Motor are the latest in a string of companies to halt production at plants to combat slumping sales, according to company memos....
11:24, 08/23/2019

Wall Street gains on optimism over possible delay in auto tariffs U.S. stocks gained ground on Wednesday after a report that President Donald Trump was set to delay a decision to impose auto tariffs, offering respite to markets worried about slowing global growth af...
20:36, 05/15/2019

Still In Talks With PMO On What Steps To Take: Finance Minister On Auto Sector's Revival Following the auto industry's request made to the Government to help revive the auto sector, Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman has now said that they are still in talks with PMO (Prime Minister's.....
09:12, 08/17/2019

Revival Of The Auto Industry Likely To Start In The Third Or Fourth Quarter: RC Bhargava The crisis in the automotive industry has been the talk of town lately and we are just not talking about the sales slowdown anymore, we are talking about the larger economic impact and of course jobs....
23:00, 08/14/2019

How Auto Supplier Harman Learned To Fight Cyber Carjackers The expensive efforts have prevented another public breach and helped it become a key player in automotive cyber security, but they show the strain suppliers and automakers face in dealing with this.....
20:48, 09/21/2019

Low Demand Continues To Take A Toll On Auto Retail Sales In May 2019 FADA has reported a decline of 1 per cent in passenger vehicles' (PV) sales in the month of May. Carmakers retailed 251,049 units in May 2019 as compared to 253,463 units which were retailed in the......
15:24, 06/15/2019

California, other states take Trump to court over auto emissions rules A group of 23 states on Friday sued to block the Trump administration from undoing California's authority to set strict car pollution rules, one of the biggest U.S. battles over climate change....
22:00, 09/20/2019

Toyota will add automatic engine shut off and auto-park to all new vehicles Beginning with model year 2020, Toyota will include automatic engine shut off and auto-park features in its new vehicles. If a vehicle is left running for a predetermined amount of time, the engine wi...
04:36, 06/14/2019

Asian shares win reprieve as Trump seen delaying auto tariffs Asian shares steadied on Thursday on news that U.S. President Donald Trump is planning to delay tariffs on auto imports, providing much needed relief to markets hit by a flare-up in trade tensions and...
05:00, 05/16/2019

California and 23 other states sue Trump to stop ban on auto emissions standards Governor Gavin Newsom said the state “won’t bend to the president’s reckless attacks” on the state’s clean car waiverCalifornia and 23 other states have filed a lawsuit to stop the Trump administratio...
22:24, 09/20/2019

Auto lobby tries to steer Colorado clear of California ZEV rules The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers met with Colorado Gov. Jared Polis on April 15 in a bid to convince him that voluntary efforts to boost electric vehicles make more sense....
14:24, 05/07/2019

UPDATE 1-"NBA 2K", "Grand Theft Auto V" help Take-Two surge past estimates Videogame publisher Take-Two Interactive Software Inc raised its full-year revenue forecast on Monday, boosted by the success of its games "NBA 2K", "Grand Theft Auto V" and "Red Dead Redemption 2", s...
00:48, 08/06/2019

Auto sector scrambles after Trump threatens Mexican tariffs Global auto and parts manufacturers scrambled on Friday to make contingency plans and look at ways of speeding some deliveries after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened new tariffs on all Mexican i...
02:00, 06/01/2019

Auto Component Makers Register A Growth Of 14.5 Per Cent In FY2019 At a time when the Indian Automakers are witnessing a prolonged decline in sales across segments, the auto component industry has recorded a revenue growth of 14.5 per cent at Rs. 3.95 lakh crore in.....
14:48, 07/24/2019

Trump Prods General Motors Over Its Auto Plants In China U.S. President Donald Trump, who is engaged in a trade war with Beijing, said on Friday that the largest U.S. automaker, General Motors Co, should begin moving its operations back to the United......
16:36, 08/31/2019

France's Renault Role Limits Auto Maker's Boss In declining to back Fiat Chrysler’s plan to merge with Renault, the French government risks weakening its chief negotiator in any future talks, Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard....
05:48, 06/12/2019

Tesla, auto stocks hammered by China trade war fears Tesla shares fell 5.2 percent to $227.01 after China defied U.S. President Donald Trump by announcing plans to raise duties on $60 billion worth of American imports starting June 1. Most other auto st...
23:24, 05/13/2019

European Auto Makers Are Under Pressure to Sell More Electric Cars As a tougher new carbon-emissions target looms, European Union car makers have few options other than to sell more fully-electric and hybrid cars, despite low market demand....
22:12, 06/21/2019

Skoda Auto takes a shine to eco-friendly paint shops Czech-based carmaker Skoda Auto has a new paint shop that it says is Europe's most modern and among the most environmentally friendly. As Hardy Graupner reports, technology from southern Germany plays...
16:36, 08/27/2019

Indian Government Working On A Revival Plan For Auto Industry Over 3.5 lakh people have lost their jobs across the Indian auto industry, with 2 lakh people losing jobs from auto dealerships and one lakh people losing jobs from the components industry....
15:13, 08/13/2019

Veteran auto journalist missing since California test drive A well-known U.S. automobile journalist has not been seen for almost a week since taking a motorcycle for a test-drive in mountainous northern California, police and industry media said....
06:24, 06/12/2019

California and 22 other states sue Trump administration over auto emissions rules A group of 23 states on Friday sued to undo the Trump administration's determination that federal law bars California from setting stiff tailpipe emission standards....
07:36, 09/21/2019

Skoda Auto's May deliveries drop 6.6% on weaker Chinese market Global deliveries for Skoda Auto, part of the Volkswagen group, dropped by 6.6% to 104,900 vehicles in May, pulled down by a weaker overall market in China, its biggest sales destination, the company ...
13:12, 06/12/2019

Tate's Auto Group toppled by financial, legal troubles The Southwest dealership group has closed its doors after years of financial problems, battles with lenders and accusations of deceptive business practices culminated in a March bankruptcy filing....
06:36, 05/06/2019

GTA 6 Release Date UPDATE: Next Grand Theft Auto could look like THIS remarkable PC mod Rockstar isn't likely to release Grand Theft Auto 6 until we're well into the next generation of games consoles, but we could already have had a peek at what GTA 6 could look like....
12:36, 07/21/2019

Climate change protests hit Frankfurt as auto show opens Thousands of people are demonstrating in Frankfurt to demand more action against climate change as the German city’s auto show opens to the public, with some cycling into the city along highways that ...
16:00, 09/14/2019

Pros and cons to using Android Auto on a 2019 Honda Passport The future of all autonomous driving will rely, at least in part, on your smartphone. There’s no question about it, because as humans, we already rely on our phones (sometimes to a degree that ...
13:48, 06/18/2019

UPDATE 1-Trump says auto tariffs never off the table in EU trade talks President Donald Trump on Friday blasted the European Union for its use of trade barriers and revived his threat to impose U.S. tariffs on European automobiles if he does not see progress in stalled ...
07:00, 08/03/2019

Tempers flare as German auto industry meets eco-activists Environmental activists accused Germany's auto industry of failing to do enough to help avert a climate crisis as executives sought on Thursday to build bridges with their detractors ahead of the Fran...
11:12, 09/06/2019

UPDATE 1-EU redoubles threat to retaliate if U.S. raises auto tariffs The European Union is keen to work with Washington to reform the World Trade Organization and cooperate on common challenges to global trade, but will retaliate if Washington makes good on its threat ...
20:48, 07/22/2019

AMS sparks bidding war for Osram, shines spotlight on auto business Osram said on Monday it would consider a takeover by Austrian sensor maker AMS that trumps a competing bid by Bain and Carlyle with a cash offer valuing the German lighting group at 4.3 billion eur...
00:00, 08/13/2019

FCA India Ties Up With Orix Auto To Offer Its Vehicles On Lease Fiat Chrysler Automobiles India (Jeep's parent company) has partnered with Orix Auto Infrastructure to offer its vehicles on lease. The service won't be limited to the Jeep Compass or any particular.....
10:36, 05/10/2019

PSA, Dongfeng To Drop 2 China Auto Plants, Halve Workforce in China and drop two of their four shared assembly plants, according to a document seen by Reuters, in a last-ditch bid to curb mounting losses as the world's largest auto market loses steam.......
21:16, 08/11/2019

As China Auto Sales Slow, Industry Braces for New Regulations China’s auto sales declined for an 11th straight month in May as a prolonged downturn in the country’s automotive sector showed no sign of easing and the industry braced for losses stemming from new e...
13:36, 06/12/2019

Threat or promise? E-auto boom could cost some industry jobs ZWICKAU, Germany (AP) — Over 115 years the auto industry in the east German town of Zwickau has lived through wrenching upheavals. Now it’s facing more change: top employer Volkswagen’s to...
11:24, 05/22/2019

Infineon revs up auto business with $10 billion Cypress deal Germany's Infineon has agreed to buy Silicon Valley-based Cypress Semiconductor for $10 billion, in an expensive move by Europe's largest chip-maker to expand further in next-generation automobiles an...
17:12, 06/03/2019

Italy's auto show moves to Monza racetrack in reboot Organizers hope a low-cost exhibition based around the famous Monza racetrack near Milan will attract automakers that are abandoning auto shows in increasing numbers....
00:25, 09/21/2019

‘We’re Full,’ Car Dealers Say as Auto Sales Slow After a Long Boom After seven years of strong growth, carmakers are selling fewer cars, cutting production and laying off workers as even inventories of unsold S.U.V.s rise....
01:12, 07/24/2019

A Single Image That Helped Lead To Grand Theft Auto Mike Dailly, of Lemmings and GTA fame, shared something very cool on Twitter over the weekend: an image he made in 1994 that, in a very direct way, led to the creation of the original Grand Theft Auto...
01:24, 09/02/2019

Sensex Falls Over 250 Points; Auto, Pharma Stocks Down: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets started Friday's session on a lower note amid a mixed trend in Asian peers. The S&P BSE Sensex index fell as much as 270.64 points to 39,330.99 and the NSE Nifty moved to......
10:36, 06/21/2019

Blue collar no more: Skilled auto technicians are in high demand The tight labor market, while frustrating for employers, can be a boon for blue-collar workers: They are more likely to find good-paying jobs and experience rapid wage growth....
18:48, 04/28/2019

Only PM, Finance Minister Can Help: Maruti Suzuki Chairman On Auto Crisis Industry stalwart R C Bhargava, Chairman, Maruti Suzuki India believes that despite reluctance seen until now, the government is finally ready to help the auto sector that has been reeling under an......
10:01, 08/14/2019

Randstad CEO attributes earnings miss to European auto slowdown Dutch staffing giant Randstad on Tuesday reported underlying earnings slipping 4% in the second-quarter, slightly missing analyst forecasts due to a slowdown in Europe....
08:48, 07/23/2019

A Guide To Auto Chess, 2019’s Most Popular New Game Genre Over the weekend, Dota Underlords lured 200,000 concurrent players onto its checkered battlefield of swords, sorcery, and slot machines. Meanwhile, Riot’s Teamfight Tactics continued to duel with Fort...
00:48, 06/26/2019

Google now lets users auto-delete their location and web history Back in May, Google announced it would be introducing an option for users of its services to automatically delete their online history, and today the tech giant has begun rolling out the update around...
05:12, 06/28/2019

Auto industry says cybersecurity is a significant concern as cars become more automated But the auto industry is downplaying a report that a hacker’s use of GPS trackers allowed him to monitor the location of thousands of vehicles in commercial fleets and even turn off their engines....
01:00, 05/01/2019

EPA chief hints agency may soften auto mileage rollback The 2018 proposal from the EPA and Department of Transportation recommended capping emissions and mileage requirements at 2020 levels, along with several options that would require annual improvements...
20:36, 09/10/2019

Exterior airbag could be the next big thing in auto safety. Here's how it works An external airbag could reduce the severity of occupant injuries by 40%, according to German car parts maker ZF.       ...
19:00, 06/10/2019

Worst Downturn Ever For Indian Auto Industry, 350,000 Lay-Offs: Report Within this previously unreported figure, car and motorcycle makers have laid off 15,000 and component manufacturers 1,00,000, with the remaining job losses at dealers, many of which have closed, the....
08:24, 08/07/2019

Toyota sharply criticizes Trump designation on auto imports Toyota Motor Corp on Friday criticized U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to declare some auto sector imports a national security threat, saying it sends a message to the Japanese automaker that "...
00:48, 05/18/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazil auto production jumps 14.2% in July from June Automobile production in Brazil jumped 14.2% and sales grew 9.1% in July from June, the best performance for the month since 2014, the national automakers' association Anfavea said on Tuesday....
18:48, 08/06/2019

Biden says Trump destroying auto industry he helped save Speaking in Iowa on the same day as Donald Trump, Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden denounced the Republican U.S. president's trade policies, saying they were easy for Trump to push when farme...
19:36, 06/11/2019

Sensex Falls Over 100 Points, Nifty Below 11,700 As Auto Stocks Sink Sensex, Nifty today: Top laggards on the 50-scrip index, Nifty50, were Tata Motors, Eicher Motors, Hindalco and Maruti Suzuki India. On the Sensex, ICICI Bank, Infosys and Tata Consultancy Services......
07:36, 05/02/2019

The 2019 Acura NSX is a supercar built for everyday auto nerds By law, I have to mention the 1990 Acura NSX before telling you about the 2019 NSX. It was a big deal -- supercars were supposed to be from Europe, not Japan. The NSX changed that with an outstanding ...
23:24, 05/23/2019

Mahindra Warns Of Job Losses In Auto Sector, Seeks Government Help A slump in sales is also triggering massive job cuts in the sector that employs 35 million people directly and indirectly. M&M's heavy goods segment, which makes trucks and tippers, saw its worst......
20:48, 08/07/2019

Trump readying ultimatum to EU, Japan on auto tariffs: Report The White House has drafted an ultimatum to Japan and the European Union regarding trade in autos and auto parts: agree to limits on exports to the U.S. within 180 days or face tariffs. The ultimatum ...
01:48, 05/16/2019

Lee Iacocca, auto executive who saved Chrysler from bankruptcy, dies at 94 Lee Iacocca, the charismatic U.S. auto industry executive who gave America the Ford Mustang and was celebrated for saving Chrysler from going out of business, has died at the age of 94, Fiat Chrysler ...
09:12, 07/03/2019

Auto stocks fall as Trump threatens Mexico tariffs Railing against a surge of illegal immigrants across the southern U.S. border, President Trump said he would hit all goods coming from Mexico with a 5 percent tariff, and would increase that each mont...
15:00, 05/31/2019

U.S., European shares strengthen after Trump auto-tariff delay U.S. and European stock indexes erased losses and turned positive on Wednesday after news that U.S. President Donald Trump planned to delay tariffs on auto imports, outweighing earlier pressure on equ...
17:36, 05/15/2019

Bajaj Auto Hikes Prices Across Motorcycle Range In India We recently told you about the Bajaj Dominar 400 receiving a price hike of nearly Rs. 6000. Now, Bajaj Auto has revised the prices across most motorcycles in its line-up by up Rs. 2950. This includes....
18:12, 07/31/2019

California Sues the Trump Administration in Its Escalating War Over Auto Emissions California, joined by 23 other states, sued to block the administration’s unprecedented reversal of the state’s authority to set its own rules on climate-warming car emissions....
19:12, 09/20/2019

China’s auto sales fall 17.7% in April, extending slump BEIJING (AP) — China’s auto sales sank 17.7% in April from a year earlier, extending a slump amid trade tension with Washington and an economic slowdown. An industry group, the China Association...
08:48, 05/14/2019

German economy minister remains hopeful on U.S. auto tariffs German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said he sees a 50-50 chance of averting U.S. tariffs on vehicles and automotive parts from Europe, adding that a meeting with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Li...
21:12, 07/11/2019

White House Delays Decision on Auto Tariffs for 180 Days The Trump administration said it would put off for 180 days a decision on whether to impose broad tariffs on auto and auto-part imports, as discussions with the EU and Japan continue....
18:24, 05/17/2019

Czech international Sural killed in auto crash in Turkey Czech Republic international Josef Sural was killed and six other Alanyaspor players were injured when their van crashed on the way home from a Turkish league soccer match     ...
19:36, 04/29/2019

Lee Iacocca, auto industry icon known for saving Chrysler, dead at 94 American auto industry tycoon Lee Iacocca — known for helping develop the Ford Mustang, saving Chrysler and raising money to restore the Statue of Liberty — died early Tuesday at his California home. ...
05:00, 07/03/2019

Auto Makers Push Trump to Reach Fuel Compromise GM, Ford, Toyota and others are urging the president to find a middle ground between stricter, Obama-era economy standards and a plan from his administration essentially freezing regulations at 2020 l...
09:48, 06/07/2019

Need An Effective Scrappage Policy To Help Auto Industry: Daimler India CEO Daimler India Commercial Vehicles MD and CEO, Satyakam Arya, says that GST cut will not be enough to help the auto industry recover from the current slowdown. Instead, Arya says that the government......
23:12, 09/11/2019

Google’s new privacy feature auto-deletes location history We had our first hint this was coming thanks to a beta version of Google Maps from a few months ago, inside of which code was found that revealed Google was considering an excellent new privacy featur...
22:12, 05/02/2019

German auto suppliers downbeat as trade dispute simmers German automotive suppliers Continental and Bosch do not expect a speedy recovery of the global auto market, as an escalating trade conflict between the United States and China threatens to compound a...
14:12, 05/09/2019

Wells Fargo to pay customers $386 million over unwanted auto insurance Wells Fargo & Co will pay at least $386 million to settle class-action claims by customers who said the bank signed them up for auto insurance they did not want or need when they took out car loans....
18:36, 06/07/2019

Trump Delays Imposing Tariffs On Auto Imports, Parts WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is delaying any decision to impose auto tariffs on car and auto part imports, deciding against ratcheting up trade disputes or impacting talks with European na...
16:00, 05/17/2019

FCA's Manley steps on accelerator as global auto market stalls FCA CEO Mike Manley is trying to keep the automaker on track in North America, which generates most of FCA’s profits, while rebooting the company’s money-losing business in Europe and China. He also h...
19:24, 07/29/2019

Trump to delay auto tariff decision by 6 months, report says A formal announcement is expected by Saturday, the due date for President Trump to make a decision on recommendations by the Commerce Department to protect the U.S. auto industry from imports on natio...
17:48, 05/15/2019

Facebook auto-generates videos celebrating extremist images WASHINGTON (AP) — The animated video begins with a photo of the black flags of jihad. Seconds later, it flashes highlights of a year of social media posts: plaques of anti-Semitic verses, talk of retr...
12:36, 05/09/2019

Facebook still auto-generating Islamic State, al-Qaida pages WASHINGTON (AP) — In the face of criticism that Facebook is not doing enough to combat extremist messaging, the company likes to say that its automated systems remove the vast majority of prohibited c...
19:48, 09/18/2019

Government Open To Take Auto Industry Proposal To GST Council: Minister At present, the entire auto sector suffers from a sales downturn due to several factors like high GST rates, farm distress, stagnant wages and liquidity constraints....
21:12, 09/06/2019

Auburn announcer Rod Bramblett, wife killed in auto accident AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Rod Bramblett, the longtime radio announcer for Auburn football and basketball games, and his wife were killed in a two-vehicle accident. Lee County Coroner Bill Harris says in a s...
15:48, 05/26/2019

Czech international Sural killed in auto accident in Turkey Czech Republic international Josef Sural was killed and six other Alanyaspor players were injured when their van was involved in an accident on the way home from a Turkish league soccer match  &...
12:00, 04/29/2019

FOCUS-New auto safety technology leaves insurers in the dark Automakers are accelerating the rollout of technology designed to avoid crashes, but insurance companies are waving a caution flag at consumers eyeing discounts for buying collision-avoiding brakes or...
12:48, 07/26/2019

Auto Makers Raise Bets in China Despite Market Slowdown China, despite falling car sales, remains the industry proving ground for electric vehicles as Volkswagen, General Motors and Toyota—plus Chinese startups—pour in....
20:12, 06/08/2019

Thousands of climate protests target Frankfurt auto show The IAA motor show in Frankfurt was disrupted by crowds of climate protesters. They demanded an overhaul of transport policy with environmental concerns at the forefront....
00:48, 09/15/2019

Asian shares mixed as auto tariff tensions said to take a breather U.S. President Donald Trump plans to postpone auto tariffs by up to six months, according to reports. The news sent auto stocks stateside higher overnight....
03:12, 05/16/2019

Intel and the auto industry pen first safety rules for self-driving cars Intel and a team of automotive companies have teamed up to create new guidelines for autonomous vehicles. The intention of the "Safety First Automated Driving" paper, published today, is to establish ...
19:48, 07/02/2019

Auto theft rises in the summer. Here's how to prevent your car from getting stolen Car theft peaks in the summer, according to the National Insurance Crime Bureau. So follow these tips to maximize your chances at avoiding theft.       ...
17:24, 07/31/2019

U.S., European shares gain after Trump auto-tariff delay U.S. and European stock indexes gained on Wednesday after news that U.S. President Donald Trump planned to delay tariffs on auto imports, offsetting earlier pressure on equities and government bond yi...
20:36, 05/15/2019

Trump's Mexican tariffs threaten to disrupt auto sector Shares of global automakers and suppliers tumbled on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on imports from Mexico, potentially upending a global manufacturing business ...
19:48, 05/31/2019

Wells Fargo will pay customers $386 million over unwanted auto insurance Wells Fargo & Co will pay customers at least $386 million to settle class-action claims that the bank signed them up for auto insurance they did not want or need when they took out car loans....
02:12, 06/08/2019

GTA 6 Release Date Update: Next Grand Theft Auto map could be HUGE if it does this Looking at Rockstar's previous GTA games seems to suggest we're going to get more cities than ever in next-gen Grand Theft Auto game - but is it realistic to expect many cities?...
14:24, 05/19/2019

U.S. Auto Makers Sweat Under Threat of Tariffs on Mexican Imports President Trump’s threat to impose escalating tariffs on Mexican imports foists fresh bad news on the U.S. auto industry, which had pinned hopes on a tentative deal reached last year to preserve free ...
19:48, 05/31/2019

Blame Game Starts As Wheels Come Off India's Auto Sector When Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman claimed that a preference by millennials for ride-hailing apps was contributing to a painful slump in car sales, it sparked an online backlash from furious......
08:24, 09/15/2019

Trump announces elimination of California auto emissions authority President Trump announced Wednesday that his administration will eliminate California's authority to set greenhouse gas emissions limits for passenger cars stricter than federal regulations....
23:24, 09/18/2019

Don't Let Alexa, Siri, or Google Assistant Auto-Dial Companies We’ve talked about how fake business listings can show up on Google Maps despite Google’s regulations, and use the appearance of legitimacy to exploit customers and other business. As it turns out, it...
00:24, 08/20/2019

Honda to shift Mexico auto output to newer plant Beginning in early 2020, all local HR-V production will be done at Honda's second Mexican plant, which opened in Celaya, Guanajuato, in 2014 to build the Fit and HR-V....
04:36, 09/13/2019

Government Departments To Start Buying New Cars Again To Support The Auto Sector Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has announced lifting the ban on government departments buying new cars for all officials. This comes as a major relief for the Indian auto sector, which is......
14:36, 08/24/2019

UPDATE 1-Wells Fargo will pay customers $386 million over unwanted auto insurance Wells Fargo & Co will pay customers at least $386 million to settle class-action claims that the bank signed them up for auto insurance they did not want or need when they took out car loans....
21:12, 06/07/2019

Japan seeks to confirm no additional tariffs on auto exports to U.S.: Motegi Japan plans to reconfirm in the final stage of trade talks with the United States that Washington will not impose additional tariffs on Japanese vehicles and auto parts, Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Mo...
09:00, 09/17/2019

American Fugitive review – homage to old-school Grand Theft Auto PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch; Fallen Tree Games/Curve DigitalThis top-down retro journey into the 1980s criminal underworld pairs car chases and con artistryWill Riley has made some ba...
20:36, 05/21/2019

Trump to deal fatal blow to California auto emissions authority The Trump administration is expected to announce plans Wednesday to eliminate California's authority to set limits stricter than federal regulations for greenhouse gas emissions limits for passenger c...
11:24, 09/18/2019

Japan auto group says 'profoundly disappointed' by Trump's import stance Although the comments were unusually strong, the source is no surprise: Toyota President Akio Toyoda is also chairman of JAMA, the influential trade group....
18:36, 05/21/2019

Wells Fargo Agrees to Settle Auto Insurance Suit for $386 Million The deal would resolve a case brought by customers who took out car loans and were forced to pay for unnecessary auto insurance without their knowledge....
00:24, 06/08/2019

Mechanic suffers burns after flames at Queens auto body shop A mechanic was seriously burned Tuesday morning at a Queens auto body shop when his co-worker started the car he was repairing, an FDNY spokesman and sources said. The man was working near the gas pum...
03:12, 05/08/2019

GTA Online 5 Casino SCREENSHOTS: Next Grand Theft Auto DLC revealed in over 30 images GTA Online players will finally be able to experience the Diamond Casino & Resort when it launches July 23. For now, here's 30 images giving you your best look yet at Rockstar's new GTA 5 add on....
18:36, 07/18/2019

Body of auto journalist recovered from northern California river: sheriff The body of a well-known U.S. automobile journalist who went missing in mountainous northern California after taking a motorcycle for a test-drive is believed to have been recovered, a local sheriff s...
09:24, 06/22/2019

Trump Delays Auto Tariffs in Press for Deal With Japan, Europe President Trump stepped back from opening yet another front in a global trade war by delaying tariffs on automobiles until later this year as his administration presses for deals with Europe and Japan...
16:12, 05/17/2019

Google now allows users to auto-delete location history and activity data Google is making it possible for Android and iOS users to auto-delete location history and activity data starting today. Although the search giant already provided the ability to turn on or off the Lo...
03:12, 06/27/2019

NDP’s Singh vows auto industry revival with focus on spending in Canada Singh promised to resurrect a $300-million automotive innovation strategy to encourage the development of zero-emission vehicles, but with a catch: manufacturers and auto-parts suppliers would be requ...
03:36, 09/15/2019

Google explains how it created dark theme on three apps and Android Auto A post put up today on the Google Design website shares how Google developed dark themes for three separate apps and Android Auto. The apps include Photos, Calendar, and News. Just in case you don't k...
00:36, 06/29/2019

Automakers expect White House to delay decision on auto tariffs Administration officials say Trump could still opt to impose the tariffs by May 18 but believe that after a series of investment announcements by automakers, he will likely delay the tariffs amid a tr...
03:00, 05/09/2019

Chrome auto-fills your credit card details even without syncing browsers In a way, Chrome can enable your impulse buying habits by automatically filling out your payment details when you shop online. You used to have to sync your browser to access those details on all your...
08:24, 07/03/2019

Veteran US Auto Journalist Goes Missing After Test-Drive On Cold Terrain A well-known U.S. automobile journalist has not been seen for almost a week since taking a motorcycle for a test-drive in mountainous northern California, police and industry media said....
16:36, 06/11/2019

Trump Administration Set to End California’s Ability to Regulate Auto Emission Standards WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is poised to revoke California’s authority to set auto mileage standards, asserting that only the federal government has the power to regulate greenho...
04:24, 09/18/2019

Lawmakers urge Trump to back away from ultimatum to world on auto imports Lawmakers urged President Trump on Friday to pull back from a threat to impose tariffs on auto imports. Their warnings followed Trump declaring a national emergency to protect the domestic auto indust...
22:12, 05/17/2019

Iconic auto executive, Ford Mustang creator Lee Iacocca dies at 94 Automobile icon Lee Iacocca, the man credited with jump starting the American "pony car" market with his invention of the Ford Mustang, died Tuesday at his California home. He was 94....
19:36, 07/03/2019

Android Auto Interface Revamped by Google to Include Dark Mode Google is rolling out a redesign for its driver assisting mobile app -- Android Auto -- with a default dark mode, colourful accents, and readable fonts....
15:48, 05/07/2019

Strong SUV, truck demand drive U.S. auto sales higher in June Automakers including Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and Hyundai Motor Co on Tuesday reported a rise in U.S. sales for June, lifted by strong demand for sport utility vehicles and trucks. Automaker...
17:24, 07/02/2019

11 Killed, 6 Injured After Speeding Truck Hits Auto-Rickshaw In Gujarat Eleven people including three children were killed and six others injured in a road accident near Bhuj in Gujarat's Kutch district today, the police said....
17:12, 07/15/2019

Tata Motors Launches TACNet 2.0 To Collaborate With Auto Tech Startups Tata Motors is looking for business opportunities in the people and cargo mobility space and the theme of TACNet 2.0 is based on the areas which are of immediate interest to Tata Motors....
03:00, 09/19/2019

President Trump Has Decided Not to Impose New Tariffs on Cars and Auto Parts – for Now (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump is delaying any decision to impose auto tariffs on car and auto part imports, deciding against ratcheting up trade disputes or impacting talks with European...
17:36, 05/17/2019

UPDATE 2-White House delays decision on imported auto tariffs The White House said on Friday that President Donald Trump is delaying a decision by up to six months on whether to impose tariffs on imported cars and parts to allow for more time for trade talks wit...
15:36, 05/17/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazil auto output growth slows down in May, in line with economy Automobile production in Brazil grew 3.1% in May from April, slower growth than in the previous month, along with a slowing of manufacturing output in Latin America's largest economy....
18:12, 06/06/2019

How ‘Grand Theft Auto’ kingpin Robert Alexander gambled his fortune away Robert Alexander blew thousands in nightclubs, bet even more at craps and bragged about winning $7.8 million at the Golden Nugget. But last month, Alexander was hoping a judge would not revoke his $10...
00:00, 07/14/2019

Lee Iacocca, auto executive who helped create Ford Mustang, dies at age 94 American business icon dies of complications from Parkinson’s, his daughter tells Washington PostThe auto industry executive Lee Iacocca has died at age 94, his daughter Lia Iacocca Assad told the Was...
04:36, 07/03/2019

Biden says Trump destroying auto industry, but president hits back Speaking in Iowa on the same day as Donald Trump, Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden denounced the Republican U.S. president's trade policies, saying they were easy for Trump to push when farme...
21:36, 06/11/2019

Android Auto's new interface, featuring dark mode, is rolling out from today Revealed last month at Google's IO 2019, a refreshed interface for the search giant's car-connected Android Auto platform has started rolling out to users from today, as reported by Android ...
06:00, 06/26/2019

GTA 6 release date update: Will next-gen Grand Theft Auto have these incredible graphics? Rockstar isn't likely to release Grand Theft Auto 6 until we're well into the next generation of games consoles, but we could already have had a peek at what the game could look like....
10:36, 05/08/2019

Politician duped into thinking ‘Grand Theft Auto’ stunt was real A Pakistani politician got duped into believing a commercial pilot pulled off a “miraculous save” by narrowly missing an oil tanker on the runway — not realizing the stunt was a simulation from ...
17:36, 07/11/2019

China mulls relaxing curbs on auto sales to spur market As new-vehicle demand remains weaker, the State Council said local governments that have restrictions on auto sales should explore gradually relaxing or removing them, and encourage purchases of new-e...
21:00, 08/27/2019

President Donald Trump Delays Decision On Auto Tariffs For Up To 6 Months President Donald Trump on Friday announced a six-month delay in imposing steep tariffs on auto imports, seeking to pressure Europe and Japan into bargaining table concessions on trade....
09:36, 05/18/2019

China Scraps List Of Recommended Auto Battery Suppliers: Ministry China, the world's largest new energy vehicle (NEV) market, has seen increased investment from South Korean battery makers LG Chem Ltd and Samsung SDI Co Ltd amid expectations for a gradual change in....
14:12, 06/24/2019

UAW-represented janitors at some GM plants go on strike; impact on auto production unclear The United Auto Workers had told GM that autoworkers would report for their shifts Sunday even though the union's contract expired at midnight.       ...
15:12, 09/15/2019

Auto Companies Cut More Jobs, Halt Production To Tackle Slowdown: Report Toyota Motor and Hyundai Motor are the latest in a string of companies to halt production at plants to combat slumping sales, according to company memos....
15:24, 08/22/2019

German trade minister places 50-50 odds on resolving auto tariffs German Economic Minister Peter Altmaier said Thursday there were even odds that the U.S. and the European Union could reach a deal that would avoid the Trump administration imposing tariffs on autos a...
01:24, 07/12/2019

China will retaliate with tariffs on $75 billion more of US goods and resume auto duties China says the new tariffs will begin Sept. 1 and Dec. 15. That's when President Trump's latest tariffs on Chinese goods are to take effect....
21:00, 08/23/2019

Trump declares some auto imports pose national security threat U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday declared that some imported vehicles and parts pose a national security threat but delayed a decision for as long as six months on whether to impose tariffs to al...
03:36, 05/18/2019

Google Enables Auto-Delete Feature for Location History on Android, iOS Google's My Activity section has included the anticipated auto-delete feature to let users remove location history and activity data using an Android or iOS device....
13:36, 06/27/2019

'League of Legends' take on 'Auto Chess' reaches open beta this week Riot Games isn't going to let Dota Underlords capitalize on the Auto Chess trend without offering a fight. The developer is rolling out the open beta test for its League of Legends equivalent, Te...
06:48, 06/26/2019

Wells Fargo agrees to pay customers $386M over unwanted auto insurance The settlement covers class-action claims that Wells Fargo signed customers up for unwanted or unneeded auto insurance policies when they took out car loans. ...
00:24, 06/11/2019