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FTC Returns More than $1 Million to Victims of Bobby J. Robinson’s Work-at-Home Scheme

The Federal Trade Commission is mailing checks totaling nearly $1.1 million to 87,256 consumers who paid for work-at-home opportunities based on the allegedly deceptive advertising practices of Bob Robinson, LLC and other related defendants. The defendants operated...

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Nissan said to quietly scrap CEO’s office in post-Ghosn era

A committee singled out the Office of the CEO as one of the reasons why it was difficult to detect misconduct at the highest levels of the automaker. ... Read More »

Nio teases upcoming sedan with ET Preview

Nio, the Chinese electric vehicle startup with swappable batteries and a bobble-headed digital assistant on the dash, aims to expand its lineup. ... Read More »

Tesla’s new Model Y is a no-show at Shanghai auto show

The Model Y will be shown at an event in the U.S. later this month, a spokeswoman said. Still, Tesla is showcasing two Model 3 cars, a Model X and a Model S at its booth in Shanghai. ... Read More »

A luxury van? Lexus says yes with LM 350

Lexus aims to pioneer a fresh premium segment with the LM 350 people mover van, an entry trying to tap burgeoning demand for palatial limousine transport in Asia by luring industrious high rollers with thrown-like seating in an on-the-go office space. ... Read More »

Toyota sells EV technology to Chinese startup Singulato

Toyota will have preferential rights to purchase green-car credits that Singulato will generate under China's new quota system for all-electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. ... Read More »

F&I Tip of the Week: Listening to Books

Lifelong learners excel in the business office, where there is always a new skill, best practice, or motivational technique to learn and apply. UDS’s John Tabar tells you how to devote time to developing the soft skills that sell F&I products without sacrificing...

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Storms damage dealerships in Texas, Ohio

The National Weather Service said that more than a dozen tornadoes have been confirmed in the South after a weekend of destructive weather that left at least eight people dead. ... Read More »

Time is right for GM to bring back Tiger Woods

Everyone loves a good comeback story, and now General Motors and Tiger Woods both have one. ... Read More »

Unifor, FCA execs to meet as union aims to save jobs at minivan plant

FCA executives and union leaders will be discussing upcoming job cuts at the automaker's minivan plant in Canada. The union will demand FCA give the factory new product to save 1,500 jobs. ... Read More »