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UAW bolsters financial controls in the wake of embezzlement scandal

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 14:22

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The United Auto Workers union has replaced its auditing firm, added four internal auditors and hired a big accounting firm to study its financial controls in an effort to prevent a repeat of the embezzlement and bribery discovered in a federal probe of the union. The moves announced Monday by Secretary-Treasurer Ray Curry come after last month’s resignation of President Gary Jones, who has been implicated in the scandal. Several other union officials have been charged or implicated in the prob

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Iveco and Nikola unveil Tre semi truck in electric and hydrogen forms

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 13:40

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CNH Industrial's truck unit Iveco on Tuesday unveiled its first electric vehicle, the Nikola Tre, built in partnership with U.S. startup Nikola Motor Co.. The heavy truck will be built for the European market under a deal announced by the two groups in September and is expected to give a boost to Iveco, which as the smallest of Europe's traditional truck makers competes with the might of Volkswagen , Daimler and Volvo Group. "Just three months after we signed our partnership we have

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Elon Musk 'pedo guy' jurors to be queried about billionaires, Thailand

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 13:12

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Elon Musk is going on trial Tuesday for his troublesome tweets in a defamation case pitting the billionaire against a British diver he allegedly branded a pedophile. The Tesla CEO will be called to testify early in the case in Los Angeles federal court to explain what he meant when he called Vernon Unsworth, who helped rescue youth soccer players trapped underwater in a Thailand cave, “pedo guy” in a Twitter spat more than year ago. Musk later apologized for lashing out at Unsworth on Twitter

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W Series winner Chadwick to compete in Asian F3

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 00:25

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Jamie Chadwick, winner of this year's inaugural all-female W Series, will race in the Asian F3 championship that starts in Malaysia on Dec. 14, the Absolute Racing team said on Monday. The 15-race series, which also ends at Malaysia's Sepang circuit, includes rounds in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Thailand between December and February with three races at each location. The FIA-sanctioned regional championship, like next year's W Series, also offers points towards the Super Licence that drivers need

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Great RC truck gifts for the holidays

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 18:21
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