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Nissan board to question CEO on house purchase, report says

Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa will be asked whether date restrictions on selling compensation-linked stock were altered in 2013, earning him a higher profit and facilitating payments for a house he bought in Tokyo, Bloomberg reported.   ... Read More »

Jaguar Land Rover readies electric XJ, Range Rover

Jaguar Land Rover, aiming to pad profit margins and earnings while reducing complexity, is expected to use its new electric-capable modular platform for the next-generation Range Rover SUV and the replacement for the Jaguar XJ sedan. ... Read More »

David Johnson, automotive journalist, found dead at 43

Johnson's body was discovered in the Mokelumne River in California on Thursday by searchers from the Calaveras County Sheriff's Department. He went missing on June 5. ... Read More »

Russia’s Yandex plans bold step for self-driving cars

Starting in August, the company intends to remove human safety drivers from five of its autonomous vehicles now operating in the Russian city of Innopolis and conduct completely driverless commercial operations. ... Read More »

Japan played a hidden role in breakdown of Fiat Chrysler, Renault deal, report says

Details on Japan's role highlight the obstacles to a quick resumption in merger negotiations between Renault and FCA. ... Read More »

In bitter talks over fuel economy, California and EPA chiefs shun same table

The public flash of tensions -- erupting on Capitol Hill -- revolves around the Trump administration’s proposal to cap fuel economy and tailpipe carbon emissions standards at 2020 levels, instead of rising annually. ... Read More »

FTC Stops Operators of Fake Credit Repair Scheme

Alleges scammers charged upfront fees and falsely promised to improve credit scores At the Federal Trade Commission’s request, a federal court has temporarily halted and frozen the assets of Grand Teton Professionals, an alleged credit repair scheme that charged...

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The Essential Steps to Close on your Home with Confidence

The essential steps for closing on a new home. ... Read More »

Trump to award Roger Penske Presidential Medal of Freedom

President Trump praised Roger Penske's racing achievements. Last month, Penske became the most decorated racing owner. ... Read More »

Supplier to Ford, FCA, Tesla faces possible strike Friday

Nearly 2,000 UAW hourly workers at a Faurecia plant in Saline, Mich., are prepared to strike at 12:01 a.m. Friday as contract talks continue into the night. The plant supplies plastic interior parts to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Ford Motor Co. and Tesla Inc., the...

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