RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

North America

A collection of news and information related to North America published by this site and its partners.

Top North America Articles

Displaying items 37-48
  • Toyota to move 3,000 jobs from Southern California to Texas

    Toyota to move 3,000 jobs from Southern California to Texas
    Toyota Motor Corp. said it will move 3,000 jobs from Torrance to new North American headquarters in Plano, Texas, over the next three years. The move will affect 2,000 workers in Toyota's U.S. sales and marketing arm and 1,000 positions in its financial...
  • Local Voices West: April 3

     Local Voices West: April 3
    Letters to the Editor from La Grange Park, Hinsdale and Naperville. Election judges I voted at the Village Hall in La Grange Park on March 18. I was asked to present an ID or a voter card, which I cannot recall ever being asked for before. I had my...
  • MipTV: Banijay Taps Former Endemol Exec David Goldberg To Launch Banijay Studios North America

    Banijay Group has tapped former Endemol North America boss David Goldberg to launch the L.A.-based Banijay Studios North America and develop original content across multiple genres. Serving as CEO of Banijay North America and as Banijay Group prexy,...
  • Jeb Bush's immigration gaffe

    In calling Jeb Bush's comments about illegal immigration a gaffe in my headline, I'm using the term in the way Michael Kinsley famously defined it. A gaffe, he said, is not when a politician tells a lie but when he tells the truth. It may be that the...
  • Massive recall expenses slash General Motors' first-quarter profit

    Massive recall expenses slash General Motors' first-quarter profit
    Heavy spending to repair more than 6 million vehicles in the first quarter triggered an 88% plunge in General Motors Co. earnings for the period, compared to a year earlier. The nation’s largest automaker said it earned just $108 million, or 8...
  • BMW weighing new North American plant

    BMW weighing new North American plant
    FRANKFURT, Germany — BMW, the world's biggest maker of luxury vehicles, is progressing with plans for a second North American factory to meet increased demand for its vehicles in the region. "We will decide this in the next months," Harald...
  • Endemol's 51 Minds Banner Taps Christian Sarabia As President

    Christian Sarabia has been upped to president of Endemol North America's 51 Minds production imprint. The change at the top follows the elevation in October of 51 Minds topper Cris Abrego to the co-chairman/CEO post at Endemol's U.S. division alongside...
  • SXSW Full Lineup Includes Seth Rogen and Zac Efron's 'Neighbors'

    The South by Southwest Film Conference and Festival has announced its full features lineup, including a new episodic section highlighting the influence of smallscreen programming. Five films will headline SXSW, including Universal's work-in-progress...
  • Endemol North America Hires Jacob Shwirtz to Lead Social Media for Internet Video Push

    Jacob Shwirtz, formerly head of social TV at Viacom's MTV Networks, will join Endemol North America as chief social media officer for its Internet-video division, Endemol Beyond USA. The global TV production firm last fall created Endemol Beyond USA,...
  • Endemol Alum David Goldberg to Launch Banijay Studios North America

    Former Endemol North America chief David Goldberg has teamed with French media conglom Banijay to launch a Los Angeles-based shingle focusing on projects for the U.S. market. Banijay Studios North America aims to produce content for numerous platforms in...
  • FremantleMedia North America Makes David Luner its Main Brand Man (EXCLUSIVE)

    After helping raise the profile of shows like "American Idol" and "The X Factor," David Luner has been promoted to president, brand partnerships and franchise management at FremantleMedia North America. The longtime exec oversees all of FMNA's...
  • GM posts small fourth-quarter profit gain, but annual earnings fall

    GM posts small fourth-quarter profit gain, but annual earnings fall
    General Motors Co. posted a small increase in fourth-quarter profit but its results for the period disappointed Wall Street as business deteriorated in Asia and South America and the costs of restructuring operations in Europe mounted. The nation’...