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Faraday sues ex-execs for alleged trade secrets theft

Electric carmaker Faraday Future is suing a startup founded by its former chief financial and technology officers for allegedly poaching talent and stealing valuable intellectual property. ... Read More »

VW suspends chief lobbyist over diesel fume tests

VW suspended chief lobbyist Thomas Steg. He is the first executive who has been linked to a controversial experiment on monkeys that German politicians quickly condemned as "despicable." ... Read More »

How Silicon Valley startup Nuro envisions delivery van of the future

The future of driverless driving looks like a giant toaster with a funny hat. That's an approximation of a new autonomous vehicle unveiled by Nuro, a Silicon Valley startup that's been cryptic about its business plan. ... Read More »

FTC to Provide Refunds to Victims of Tech Support Scam

The Federal Trade Commission is mailing refund checks totaling more than $668,000 to victims of a tech support scam that claimed to be associated with major tech companies to trick people into buying tech support services.In May 2017, the FTC and the state of...

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American Guardian Announces 2018 Growth Plan, Promotion of Key Executives

WARRENVILLE, Ill. — F&I product provider American Guardian Warranty Services Inc. (AGWS) announced the promotion of several key executives, including the appointment of Jon A. Anderson as president and COO. The moves are part of the company’s 2018...

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Waymo, FCA expand partnership to ‘thousands’ of Chrysler Pacifica minivans

FCA agreed to supply "thousands" of Chrysler Pacifica minivans to Waymo, Google's self-driving affiliate, for its ride-hailing pilot and public road testing. ... Read More »

Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet: An outlier still in high demand

The taxonomy of the auto industry these days mostly breaks down to three branches: big, fast and green. A fourth class all but vanished in 2014: really weird vehicles. ... Read More »

Know your data: Our latest list of consumer reporting companies

You know your credit report is important, but other companies also collect information on you—and you have a right to see those reports. Our latest list of consumer reporting companies gives you the details you need to take action. ... Read More »

U.S. pushes for quick NAFTA breakthrough amid modest optimism

The United States is pushing for a breakthrough on its touchiest NAFTA proposals within a month, underscoring a fragile mood of optimism after Canada and Mexico came forward with fresh ideas. ... Read More »

Adient posts ‘unacceptable’ $216 million net loss for quarter

Seating supplier Adient reported a net loss of $216 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2018, compared with a profit of $99 million during the year-earlier quarter. ... Read More »