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Ford, US Bancorp fall; Bank of America, Tegna rise

Jan. 19, 2022 16:24 PM EST

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Wednesday: Alliance Data Systems Corp., down $3.37 to $65.69. BJ's Wholesale is reportedly ending its co-branded credit card partnership with the marketing services and customer loyalty program company. ...

Ford, ADT form venture to make vehicle security products

Jan. 18, 2022 15:04 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Ford and security company ADT have formed a joint venture that will help businesses protect vehicles and expensive equipment they carry from theft. The first product from the venture called Canopy is a system that uses cameras, radar, global positioning and...

Text of Gov. Beshear's State of the Commonwealth speech

Jan. 05, 2022 21:43 PM EST

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Following is the text of Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear's State of the Commonwealth speech given Wednesday night: President Stivers, Speaker Osborne, Members of the General Assembly, Lieutenant Governor Coleman, constitutional officers, Chief Justice Minton and...

New auto sales up in 2021, but long way before full recovery

Jan. 04, 2022 18:50 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. new vehicle sales rebounded slightly last year from 2020′s dismal numbers, but were still about 2 million below the years before the coronavirus pandemic. The reason? Although there are plenty of customers who want to buy new vehicles at hefty prices, there...

Ford, Hess rise; Blackbaud, Avrobio fall

Jan. 04, 2022 16:27 PM EST

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday: ASGN Inc., up $7.20 to $131.26. The staffing company announced a $350 million stock buyback program and several leadership changes. Blackbaud Inc., down $1.31 to $78.08. ...

Ford jacks up production of electric F-150, cites big demand

Jan. 04, 2022 14:23 PM EST

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford says it will nearly double the annual production of its electric F-150 Lightning pickup truck based on a high number of advance reservations. The company said Tuesday that it will be able to build at a rate of 150,000 pickups per year at its electric...

Edmunds: Understanding new car trim levels and options

Dec. 29, 2021 07:21 AM EST

A key part of the car buying process is familiarizing yourself with some of the key terms you’ll encounter on automaker websites or on the dealership lot. You want to ensure that you’re getting the right features in your new vehicle. But if you’re new to buying cars or aren’t familiar with...

NLRB to review order blocking Nissan plant small union vote

Dec. 22, 2021 12:17 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A federal labor board is reviewing a decision by one of its regional officials to deny a union from trying to organize fewer than 100 of the thousands of employees at Nissan's auto assembly plant in Tennessee. A 3-2 decision Tuesday by the National Labor...

Rivian praises Georgia's education system, resources, talent

Dec. 16, 2021 18:30 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Rivian Automotive was attracted to Georgia's education system, resources and talent when choosing a site for its $5 billion battery and assembly plant, a company official said Thursday as the project was officially announced. The Irvine, California-based electric...

Sources: Rivian to build $5B electric truck plant in Georgia

Dec. 15, 2021 14:36 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Electric vehicle maker Rivian Automotive will announce Thursday that it's building a $5 billion battery and assembly plant east of Atlanta that's projected to employ 7,500 workers, sources briefed on the decision told The Associated Press. Rivian, based in Irvine,...