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In this Nov. 19, 2015, photo, a row of new Ford Fusions are for sale on the lot at Butler County Ford in Butler, Pa.
Keith Srakocic/AP Photo, File
May 15, 2019 - 10:15 am
DETROIT (AP) — Ford is adding 270,000 vehicles to a recall in North America to fix a gearshift problem that could cause them roll away unexpectedly. The addition covers certain 2013 through 2016 Fusion midsize cars with 2.5-liter engines. The company is urging drivers to always use the parking...
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In this Nov. 10, 2018, file photo, Canada goaltender Shannon Szabados watch as U.S. players celebrate a win during the Four Nations Cup hockey gold-medal game in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.
Liam Richards/The Canadian Press via AP
May 02, 2019 - 1:02 pm
By John Wawrow and Stephen Whyno, AP Hockey Writers Unhappy with the status quo, more than 200 of the world's top female hockey players declared Thursday they will not compete in North America next season in a dramatic attempt to establish a single, economically viable professional league. The...
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A 552-carat yellow diamond was recently unearthed in Canada -- the largest ever found in North America.
Dominion Diamond Mines via CNN
December 15, 2018 - 10:20 am
By Gisela Crespo (CNN) -- A 552-carat yellow diamond was recently unearthed in Canada -- the largest ever found in North America. Mining company Dominion Diamond Mines said in a press release on Thursday the diamond was discovered in October at the Diavik Diamond Mine in Canada's Northwest...
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In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Brian May, from left, Adam Lambert, and Roger Taylor of Queen + Adam Lambert pose for a photo at the "The Crown Jewels" residency press conference at the MGM Resorts aviation hanger in Las Vegas.
Al Powers/Powers Imagery/Invision/AP, File
December 03, 2018 - 10:21 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Queen and Adam Lambert are launching a six-week North American tour following the release of the Freddie Mercury biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody." Live Nation announced the 23-date tour Monday. It will feature original band members Brian May and Roger Taylor with Adam Lambert singing...
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President Donald Trump, center, reaches out to Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto, left, and Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as they prepare to sign a new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement that is replacing the NAFTA trade deal.
AP Photo/Martin Mejia
November 30, 2018 - 8:09 am
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — President Donald Trump joined the leaders of Canada and Mexico at a global meeting in Argentina on Friday to sign a revised North American trade pact that he called "groundbreaking" and a benefit for "working people." The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement is meant to...
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Trump says he was 'very tough' on GM's Barra over plant closures
Susan Walsh/AP
November 27, 2018 - 9:50 am
By Kevin Liptak, CNN (CNN) -- President Donald Trump publicly chastised General Motors CEO Mary Barra on Monday over her decision to close four plants in the US because of sagging demand for sedans. The President, speaking to reporters on his way to a pair of campaign stops in Mississippi, said he'...
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In this June 10, 2011, file photo, a worker checks the paint on a Camaro at the GM factory in Oshawa, Ontario.
Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP, File
November 26, 2018 - 11:05 am
By Tom Krisher and Rob Gillies, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — General Motors will lay off 14,700 factory and white-collar workers in North America and put five plants up for possible closure as it restructures to cut costs and focus more on autonomous and electric vehicles. The reduction includes...
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'Downton Abbey' movie release date announced
Nick Briggs/Carnival Film and TV/Masterpiece/PBS
September 19, 2018 - 8:51 pm
By Sandra Gonzalez, CNN (CNN) -- Your return trip to 'Downton Abbey' has been booked. Focus Features on Wednesday announced the film continuation of the beloved award-winning series will hit North American theaters on September 19, 2019. Internationally, the film will debut on September 13, 2019,...
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President Donald Trump waves to members of the media after arriving on Air Force One, Friday, Aug. 31, 2018 at Andrews Air Force Base in Md. Watching is Air Force Col. Samuel Chesnut.
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais
September 01, 2018 - 12:54 pm
By Luis Alonso Lugo, Paul Wiseman and Rob Gillies, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump warned Canada on Saturday that it "will be out" of a revised North American trade agreement unless it's "fair" to the United States, and he threatened to scrap the current deal should...
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Phil Collins is shown performing in 2010
Ian Bush-KYW Newsradio
Ian Bush
May 07, 2018 - 2:51 pm
Phil Collins is "not dead yet." That's the cheeky name of the pop-rock superstar's first North American concert tour in a dozen years -- and he's bringing it to Philadelphia. Collins will be at the Wells Fargo Center on Oct. 8 for a show that's billed as a celebration of a career that's seen 100...
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