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American Airlines has a contract deal with flight attendants, and President Biden is happy about it

American Airlines has a contract deal with flight attendants, and President Biden is happy about it

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — American Airlines and the union representing its flight attendants said Friday they have reached agreement on a new contract that includes pay raises, and President Joe Biden said the deal avoids a strike that would have hurt
Trump uses false claim about Chinese auto plants in Mexico to call for UAW president to be fired

Trump uses false claim about Chinese auto plants in Mexico to call for UAW president to be fired

DETROIT (AP) — Donald Trump made a pitch for votes from key swing state autoworkers during his acceptance speech for the Republican presidential nomination, using false claims to call on them to fire their union president.
Firefighter killed at Trump rally honored with bagpipes, gun salute and a bugle sounding taps

Firefighter killed at Trump rally honored with bagpipes, gun salute and a bugle sounding taps

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Ford to produce F-Series pickup trucks, not electric vehicles, at Oakville plant

Ford to produce F-Series pickup trucks, not electric vehicles, at Oakville plant

Ford Motor Co. says it plans to assemble its F-Series Super Duty pickup trucks at its Oakville, Ont., assembly plant beginning in 2026, a move that comes amid delays to the start of planned electric vehicle production at the site. The U.S.
Newly arrived migrants encounter hazards of food delivery on the streets of NYC: robbers

Newly arrived migrants encounter hazards of food delivery on the streets of NYC: robbers

NEW YORK CITY (AP) — Brad Song thought he was about to get his e-bike stolen a second time in a less than a month after delivering an order for Chinese food app Fantuan Delivery.
Auto theft drops 17 per cent in six months, industry report finds

Auto theft drops 17 per cent in six months, industry report finds

TORONTO — Auto thefts were down 17 per cent during the first six months of 2024 compared with the same period last year, an insurance fraud prevention group said in its report.
Islamic State attacks on track to double in Iraq and Syria compared to last year, US military says

Islamic State attacks on track to double in Iraq and Syria compared to last year, US military says

BAGHDAD (AP) — The U.S. Central Command said Wednesday that the Islamic State group is trying "to reconstitute” as the number of attacks in Syria and Iraq is on track to double this year, compared to the year before.
Tight budget? Edmunds highlights the least expensive cars and SUVs for 2024

Tight budget? Edmunds highlights the least expensive cars and SUVs for 2024

The average transaction price for a new vehicle was $46,992 in the first quarter of this year, according to Edmunds transaction data. That’s out of reach of a lot of car shoppers.
With Haitian migration growing, a Mexico City family of doctors is helping out

With Haitian migration growing, a Mexico City family of doctors is helping out

CIUDAD NEZAHUALCOYOTL, Mexico (AP) — Last year, the Hernández Pacheco family began to notice a number of Haitians arriving at an apartment across the street from their medical clinic on the outskirts of Mexico City.
Trump's economic plans include proposed tariffs, tax cuts and no taxes on tips. Details are scarce

Trump's economic plans include proposed tariffs, tax cuts and no taxes on tips. Details are scarce

WASHINGTON (AP) — The first night of the Republican National Convention kept its official focus on the economy Monday even after Saturday’s shooting at a rally in Pennsylvania in which former President Donald Trump was injured.