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Presidential candidate for the far-left New Anticapitalist Party Philippe Poutou attends a television debate at French private TV channels BFM TV and CNews, in La Plaine-Saint-Denis, outside Paris, France, Tuesday, April 4, 2017. The 11 candidates in France's presidential race are preparing to face off in a crucial debate Tuesday evening, less than three weeks before the first round of the election. (Lionel Bonaventure/Pool Photo via AP)
April 05, 2017 - 7:55 am
PARIS (AP) — A messy-haired Ford car factory worker in a baggy sweater stole the limelight during France's heated presidential election debate. The man, Philippe Poutou, was not a member of the audience. He's a candidate from the far-left New Anticapitalist Party (NPA), on stage with 10 other...
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Presidential candidate for the far-left New Anticapitalist Party Philippe Poutou attends a television debate at French private TV channels BFM TV and CNews, in La Plaine-Saint-Denis, outside Paris, France, Tuesday, April 4, 2017. The 11 candidates in France's presidential race are preparing to face off in a crucial debate Tuesday evening, less than three weeks before the first round of the election. (Lionel Bonaventure/Pool Photo via AP)
April 05, 2017 - 7:52 am
PARIS (AP) — A messy-haired Ford car factory worker in a baggy sweater stole the limelight during France's dheated presidential election debate. The man, Philippe Poutou, was not a member of the audience. He's a candidate from the far-left New Anticapitalist Party (NPA), on stage with 10 other...
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April 04, 2017 - 5:38 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Automaker Daimler AG and parts supplier Bosch Group are teaming up to make driverless cars that they say could be on city streets at the start of the next decade. The companies would combine expertise in car making, sensors and software so that people in a specific part of...
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FILE - In this Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, file photo, a man walks towards the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are edging higher in early trading on Wall Street, Monday, April 3, 2017, with the biggest gains going to materials and industrial companies. The early gains follow a solid first quarter for U.S. stocks. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
April 03, 2017 - 10:24 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mostly lower in early trading Monday, the first day of trading in the second quarter. Tesla is rising after it disclosed a jump in quarterly deliveries, but other car makers are slipping after reporting March sales figures that disappointed investors. Banks and...
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April 03, 2017 - 9:39 am
DETROIT (AP) — America's love affair with SUVs and trucks continued in March as Ford, Honda and Nissan all reported big increases for both. But that's being offset by falling car sales, pushing overall sales for Honda and Ford down compared with last year. Ford experienced the biggest drop, falling...
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April 03, 2017 - 9:15 am
DETROIT (AP) — Honda says its March sales fell just under 1 percent, dragged down by sagging demand for its Acura luxury brand. The automaker sold just over 137,000 vehicles, with the Honda brand up 2 percent, and Acura sales down more than 21 percent. Sales were led by SUVs and trucks. The company...
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April 01, 2017 - 11:05 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Ford is recalling 53,000 2017 F-250 trucks because they can roll away even when they are parked due to a manufacturing error. Ford says drivers should use the parking brake to make sure that parked cars don't move. Dealers will also replace the defective part for free, but Ford...
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April 01, 2017 - 10:51 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Ford is recalling 53,000 2017 F-250 trucks because they can roll away even when they are parked due to a manufacturing error. Ford says drivers should use the parking break to make sure that parked cars don't move. Dealers will also replace the defective part for free, but Ford...
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FILE - In this July 1, 2013, file photo, smoke rises from the Colstrip Steam Electric Station, a coal burning power plant in Colstrip, Mont. President Trump's latest move to support coal mining is unlikely to turn around the industry's prospects immediately. Experts say the biggest problem faced by the mining industry today isn't a coal shortage of coal or even the prospect of climate change regulations, but an abundance of cheap natural gas. (AP Photo/Matthew Brown, File)
April 01, 2017 - 8:23 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump took steps on coal regulation and broader energy policy during a week also marked by shadow-boxing over health care and Russian intrigue. False advertising and rhetorical feints went into the mix. Here are some statements by the president and his spokesman...
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April 01, 2017 - 6:47 am
BERLIN (AP) — Volkswagen board chairman Hans Dieter Poetsch says he doesn't expect an internal investigation into the German automaker's cheating of U.S. diesel emissions standards, which became public in September 2015, to be wrapped up by year's end. Poetsch, who was quoted in Saturday's edition...
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