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13Nov/17

Shawn Mendes, Eminem and U2 among winners at MTV Europe Music Awards

LONDON, ENGLAND, UK (NOVEMBER 12, 2017) (MTV NETWORKS EUROPE) – Canadian pop singer Shawn Mendes led the pack at the MTV Europe Music awards on Sunday night, taking home “Best Song,” “Best Artist,” and “Biggest Fans” awards, in a show that featured performances from French Montana, The Killers and Kesha. Continue reading

09Jan/17

Fiat Chrysler CEO says U.S. expansion plan predates Trump, expresses concern about tariffs

CEO Sergio Marchionne says he has not met with Donald Trump and that the company’s plans to expand in Michigan and Ohio have been years in the making, hours after the U.S. President-elect tweeted his thanks to Fiat.

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20Aug/16

Uber to roll out driverless car service in Pittsburgh

Uber is launching a self-driving car service later this month in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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18Jan/16
Civil rights activist Jesse Jackson

Jackson: Flint residents “betrayed” by their government

Civil rights activist Jesse Jackson says Michigan’s governor needs to be held accountable for the city of Flint’s contaminated water.

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17Jan/16

Michael Moore calls for federal help for Flint water crisis

Film maker Michael Moore called on President Barack Obama to make federal aid available for the city of Flint which is struggling with lead-contaminated drinking water.

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11Jan/16
Mercedes-Benz Chairman, Dr. Dieter Zetsche, talks about Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Detroit auto show showcases technology

Technology, design, and safety were highlighted at the North American International Auto Show as Mercedes and Buick rolled out new cars. Fred Katayama reports. Continue reading

19Jul/15

Flag dispute triggers clash at South Carolina capitol

A Ku Klux Klan chapter and an African-American group held overlapping demonstrations outside the South Carolina State House, where state officials removed the Confederate battle flag last week.

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