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Volkswagen to build electric vehicles at Tennessee plant

Volkswagen to build electric vehicles at Tennessee plant

German automaker Volkswagen said Monday its factory in Tennessee will be the focus of an $800 million investment in the company's manufacturing of electric vehicles in North America, a sign of a growing push into the electric car market by European c

Woman drinking wine from Pringles can banned from Walmart

WICHITA FALLS, Texas — Police in northern Texas say a woman has been banned from a local Walmart after she spent several hours driving an electric shopping cart around the store's parking lot while drinking wine from a Pringles can.
Freedom Mobile drives Shaw's revenue growth; cable video, internet grow margin

Freedom Mobile drives Shaw's revenue growth; cable video, internet grow margin

Shaw Communications Inc. beat analyst estimates for profit and revenue in its fall quarter, powered by its Freedom Mobile wireless business.
Spin Master settles lawsuit against Chinese company over Bakugan toys

Spin Master settles lawsuit against Chinese company over Bakugan toys

TORONTO — Spin Master Corp. has settled its lawsuit against Chinese company Alpha Group Co. Ltd. over its Bakugan toys in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom.
Lower expenses and taxes send Citigroup's profits higher

Lower expenses and taxes send Citigroup's profits higher

NEW YORK — Citigroup said Monday its profits rose in the last three months of 2018, helped by a lower tax rate and lower expenses, which offset a drop in bond trading revenue. Citi said it earned $4.31 billion in the last three months of 2018, or $1.
2 top auto awards go to Hyundai, 1 to Ram 1500

2 top auto awards go to Hyundai, 1 to Ram 1500

DETROIT — Hyundai scored two out of three wins on Monday in the North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year awards, as the Detroit auto show's press previews officially got underway.
Detroit show has SUVs, horsepower, but electric cars are few

Detroit show has SUVs, horsepower, but electric cars are few

DETROIT — Automakers have promised to start selling hordes of electric cars in the next few years, but only two will be unveiled at the big Detroit auto show that kicks off this week — and those aren't even ready for production.
Doubts greet Macron's 'grand debate' to quell French anger

Doubts greet Macron's 'grand debate' to quell French anger

PARIS — Anti-government protesters and political rivals of President Emmanuel Macron criticized a sweeping "letter to the French" he issued after two months of weekly demonstrations, saying Monday his response was inadequate to quell anger over his e
Lululemon Athletica raises revenue and profit guidance for fourth quarter

Lululemon Athletica raises revenue and profit guidance for fourth quarter

VANCOUVER — Lululemon Athletica Inc. says its preliminary estimate indicates revenue and earnings per share were higher in the fourth quarter to than the company had expected.
Aurora Cannabis buying Whistler Medical Marijuana in deal worth up to $175M

Aurora Cannabis buying Whistler Medical Marijuana in deal worth up to $175M

EDMONTON — Aurora Cannabis Inc. has signed a deal to buy Whistler Medical Marijuana Corp. in an all-stock deal worth up to $175 million, including certain milestone payments.