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Monday, November 20, 2017

AT&T Statement on Latest Developments in Proposed Acquisition of Time Warner, Inc.

AT&T Statement on Latest Developments in Proposed Acquisition of Time Warner, Inc.

DALLAS, Nov. 20, 2017 -- The following is attributed to David R. McAtee II, Senior Executive Vice President and General Counsel, AT&T Inc.: "Today's DOJ lawsuit is a radical and inexplicable departure from decades of antitrust precedent.  Vertical mergers like this one are routinely approved because they benefit cons ... Continue reading

BC's TransLink places firm order for an additional 106 buses with New Flyer

BC's TransLink places firm order for an additional 106 buses with New Flyer

WINNIPEG, Nov. 20, 2017 /CNW/ - (TSX: NFI) New Flyer Industries Canada ULC ("New Flyer"), the Canadian subsidiary of New Flyer Industries Inc. ("NFI Group"), the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor in North America, today announced that the South Coast British Columbia Transportation ... Continue reading

Equifax to Meet With Investors in Atlanta

Equifax to Meet With Investors in Atlanta

ATLANTA, Nov. 20, 2017 -- Equifax Inc. today announced that Paulino Barros, Interim Chief Executive Officer, John Gamble, Chief Financial Officer, and Douglas Brandberg, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations, will be meeting with investors on Thursday, November 30th at Equifax Headquarters in Atlanta, GA. ... Continue reading

New Competition to Find “Seattle’s Safest Driver”

New Competition to Find “Seattle’s Safest Driver”

SEATTLE—The City of Seattle, in partnership with PEMCO Insurance and Cambridge Mobile Telematics (CMT), announces the launch of the “Seattle’s Safest Driver” competition. The competition is part of Seattle’s Vision Zero efforts to end traffic deaths and serious injuries on city streets by 2030. ... Continue reading

Overwhelming Majority Of Millennials Want Tax Reform, GenFKD Survey Shows

Overwhelming Majority Of Millennials Want Tax Reform, GenFKD Survey Shows

NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The overwhelming majority of young adults want tax reform, according to the Millennial Tax Survey conducted last week by the financial literacy group GenFKD. ... Continue reading

Wounded Warrior Project Announces Broad Coalition of Support for FAIR Heroes Act

Wounded Warrior Project Announces Broad Coalition of Support for FAIR Heroes Act

WASHINGTON, Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fifteen veteran and military service organizations have joined a coalition led by Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) to urge Congress to quickly pass S. 2117, the Fair Access to Insurance for Retired (FAIR) Heroes Act. ... Continue reading

2017 Ford Fusion Energi 610 MiIe Range - Larry Nutson Review

2017 Ford Fusion Energi 610 MiIe Range - Larry Nutson Review

I spent a mid-October long weekend in Florida’s Tampa/St. Pete area to help celebrate the marriage of close friend’s daughter. ... Continue reading

First phase of CITGO Aruba Refinery Man Camp almost complete

First phase of CITGO Aruba Refinery Man Camp almost complete

SAN NICOLAS, Aruba, Nov. 20, 2017 -- The first phase of an envisioned 1,500-bed man camp that will house workers needed to support the CITGO Aruba Refinery refurbishment project on the island is almost complete. ... Continue reading

Holiday Driving: Safety Tips from a Racing Champion

Holiday Driving: Safety Tips from a Racing Champion

MELBOURNE, Fla., Nov. 20, 2017 -- They have a rule at Larsen Motorsports. ... Continue reading

IAC Wins Two 2017 SPE Automotive Innovation Awards

IAC Wins Two 2017 SPE Automotive Innovation Awards

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 20, 2017 -- International Automotive Components (IAC), a global automotive and mobility leader in light-weight and new-material interior solutions, won two 2017 Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Automotive Innovation Awards in the Body Interior category. ... Continue reading

India Premium Motorcycles Market Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2022 - Market is Projected to Grow at a CAGR of Over 20% Till 2022 - Research and Markets

India Premium Motorcycles Market Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2022 - Market is Projected to Grow at a CAGR of Over 20% Till 2022 - Research and Markets

DUBLIN—The "India Premium Motorcycles Market By Cubic Capacity (500-800cc, 800-1600cc & >1600cc), Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2022" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. Various companies are launching new motorcycle models in India, thus providing more options for consumers to choose fro ... Continue reading

Mahindra Automotive North America Opens New HQ and Manufacturing Facility in Metro Detroit as Part of North American Growth Strategy

Mahindra Automotive North America Opens New HQ and Manufacturing Facility in Metro Detroit as Part of North American Growth Strategy

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Nov. 20, 2017 -- As a strong indication of its growing presence in North America, Mahindra Automotive North America (MANA) opened a new North American HQ and manufacturing operation today, the first such new OEM facility in Southeast Michigan in over 25 years. ... Continue reading

Neste US, Inc. Forges Exclusive Partnerships with Four Distributors to Provide Neste MY Renewable Diesel to California

Neste US, Inc. Forges Exclusive Partnerships with Four Distributors to Provide Neste MY Renewable Diesel to California

HOUSTON, Nov. 20, 2017 -- Neste US, Inc. has announced exclusive partnerships with four fuel distributors in California: IPC (USA), Inc.; Ramos Oil Company, Van De Pol Petroleum; and Western States Oil. ... Continue reading

PPG Earns Prestigious R&D 100 Awards for Paints, Coatings and Adhesives Technologies for Automotive and Building Construction

PPG Earns Prestigious R&D 100 Awards for Paints, Coatings and Adhesives Technologies for Automotive and Building Construction

PITTSBURGH—PPG today announced that two of its paints, coatings and adhesives technologies have earned 2017 R&D 100 awards in the Mechanical Devices/Materials category. PPG’s Premium Compact Process Primer and LIQUID NAILS® FUZE*IT® All Surface adhesive received top marks according to judges for the 55th annual a ... Continue reading

Statement from the Honourable Jim Carr on the Keystone XL Pipeline

Statement from the Honourable Jim Carr on the Keystone XL Pipeline

OTTAWA, Nov. 20, 2017 /CNW/ - "Nebraska's decision today to approve the permit for the Keystone XL pipeline will result in good, middle-class jobs for workers on both sides of the Canada–U.S. border. "Our government has always supported the Keystone XL project. ... Continue reading

Driving2Save.com Launches Innovative Platform to Provide Drivers with Tips and Tools to Save

Driving2Save.com Launches Innovative Platform to Provide Drivers with Tips and Tools to Save

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Nov. 20, 2017 -- The upcoming Thanksgiving holiday marks the beginning of the holiday travel season – meaning more vehicles on the road than any other time of year across the country. ... Continue reading

Goodyear Blimp 'Santa Claus Express' Returns to Town for Toys for Tots

Goodyear Blimp 'Santa Claus Express' Returns to Town for Toys for Tots

AKRON, Ohio, Nov. 20, 2017 -- The Goodyear Blimps and the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve will conduct their seventh joint maneuver next month benefitting the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation at the company's airship base in Florida. ... Continue reading

Mazda and Auto Industry Mourn the Loss of Jay Amestoy Vice President of Public Relations

Mazda and Auto Industry Mourn the Loss of Jay Amestoy Vice President of Public Relations

IRVINE, Calif. (November 20, 2017) – Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) mourns the passing of Jay Amestoy, the company’s long-serving Vice President of Public and Government Relations. ... Continue reading

NHTSA TIRE RECALL: Antares Comfort A5 tires

NHTSA TIRE RECALL: Antares Comfort A5 tires

Please click on the following NHTSA Recall ID links to view the recall information. NHTSA Recall ID Number : 17T018 Synopsis : Zhaoqing Junhong Co., Ltd. ... Continue reading

NHTSA WEEKLY RECALL INDEX: - Mitsubishi, Ford, Nissan, Volkswagen, Chevrolet, GMC, Thomas, Van.Con, IC

NHTSA WEEKLY RECALL INDEX: - Mitsubishi, Ford, Nissan, Volkswagen, Chevrolet, GMC, Thomas, Van.Con, IC

Click on the NHTSA Recall ID Number below to read more about the safety issue and the reason for the recall. ... Continue reading

Customer Celebrates 50 Years Of Volkswagen Ownership

Customer Celebrates 50 Years Of Volkswagen Ownership

MILTON KEYNES, England - November 20, 2017: A Volkswagen customer from York has recently reached half a century of owning and driving a wide variety of the manufacturer’s vehicles. With the total now standing at 16 Volkswagen over those 50 years, Mrs Karin Wilson has been looking back over her half century of motorin ... Continue reading

Fiat Fullback Cross Video Review

Fiat Fullback Cross Video Review

Different to the previous Fiat Fullback models, the Fullback Cross presents itself with black applications, a bar above the cargo area and so with a significantly refreshed look. In addition, there is an extensive basic equipment and the 181 hp 2.4 liter turbo diesel plus four-wheel drive. ... Continue reading

New 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet

New 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet

Now on sale at U.S. dealers, the all-new E-Class Cabriolet is poised for any change in season. Available for the first time with 4MATIC all-wheel drive, the E-Class Cabriolet also boasts AIRCAP® wind deflector and AIRSCARF® neck-level heating technology to enhance comfort when driving with the top down. ... Continue reading

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan - Fun and Smart Review By Larry Nutson

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan - Fun and Smart Review By Larry Nutson

Not to confuse you, but the current 5-passenger Tiguan will continue to be offered for at least a couple years. Rebadged as the Tiguan Limited, the product program for this model will be simplified in terms of features and options, and pricing will reflect a strong value position for a buyer. ... Continue reading

2018 KIA NIRO Review By Steve Purdy

2018 KIA NIRO Review By Steve Purdy

The new 2018 Kia Niro has much to admire and should be on your shopping list. 2018 KIA NIRO The Newest Little Hybrid Review by Steve Purdy The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau Looking for a really small, efficient crossover? Well, here’s a brand new one just out of the box – the 2017 Kia Niro, a hybrid subcompact, fron ... Continue reading

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