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  • Toyota Promises Camry Safety Fix

     
    We already know that Toyota is planning to update its midsize sedan for the 2015 model year, and now we know why. The Detroit News is reporting that the automaker plans to change its best-selling sedan to address the Camry's......
  • GM Makes Detroit Three History With First Female CEO

     
    Back in September, GM CEO Dan Akerson told a leadership diversity conference that it's "inevitable" a woman would eventually lead one of the Detroit Three automakers. Today, GM made that official. Mary Barra, who heads up global product development,...
  • U.S. Sells Remaining GM Stock

     
    Remember TV commercials in early 2010 where GM's then-CEO Ed Whitacre proclaimed the automaker had paid back its loans in full? Though technically accurate ??? the automaker repaid $8.1 billion in loans from the U.S. and Canadian government in April......
  • Judge OKs Detroit bankruptcy filing but questions selling DIA art

    The bad news for the Detroit Institute of Arts today is that a bankruptcy judge has authorized the city that owns the museum to declare bankruptcy, giving its creditors a legal forum for insisting that the most valuable masterpieces from the DIA's admired...
  • Toyota Plans Updated Camry Next Year

     
    Expect significant updates to the Toyota Camry in what's likely to be a 2015 model-year freshening. That's what Bill Fay, Toyota division's general manager, told the Detroit News at this month's 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show. The seventh-generation Camry...
  • Fisker Files Bankruptcy; Taxpayers Lose $139 Million

     
    Fisker Automotive's travails hit its direst ??? and possibly final ??? note Friday when the troubled plug-in startup filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Investment group Hybrid Technology LLC purchased what remains of the automaker's loan from the...
  • What's next in the racially charged Renisha McBride shooting case?

    Michigan prosecutors in the Renisha McBride shooting case, which is becoming the latest example of questions about race and guns, are reviewing whether to charge a white man who fatally shot McBride, a black woman who was reportedly seeking help after a...
  • Renisha McBride, killed on porch while seeking help, buried in Detroit

    Less than a week after she was killed by a shotgun blast to the face while seeking help for a car accident, Renisha McBride went to her final resting place on Friday, the latest civil rights figure in a panoply of slain young African Americans. A steady...
  • Recall Alert: 2012-2013 Ford Focus EV, 2013 C-Max

     
    Vehicles Affected: Approximately 22,000 model-year 2012-2013 versions of the Ford Focus electric car and model-year 2013 versions of the Ford C-Max hybrid and C-Max Energi electric crossover. The Problem: The Detroit News is reporting that Ford is...
  • Difficult holiday season this year

    I thought the world was supposed to end last Friday, which would have very conveniently got me out of doing any Christmas shopping. But here we all are on Dec. 24, with me getting decked at the malls. So, thanks for nothing, Mayans. That's all the humor...
  • Funny Money: Light up, folks - it's time for Stock-tober

    Today kicks off the first Funny Money STOCK-TOBER, when we'll look at you and the stock market, which is now on such a wicked comeback that the S&P 500 index is down just 1.5 percent since New Year's Eve 1999. Some call it a "lost decade," but that's...
  • Don't let spending on coffee drain you dry

    I've been thinking about kopi luwak, the Indonesian coffee beans that sell for $20 an ounce. These beans are supposed to taste great because -- and I'm not making this up -- they're deliciously fermented as they pass through the digestive system of the...