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  • Chrysler CEO Predicts $1.6 Billion Loss this Year: WSJ Thursday, 6 Dec 2007 | 3:07 AM ET

    Chrysler Chief Executive Robert Nardelli expects the automaker to lose $1.6 billion this year, the Wall Street Journal reported in its online edition, citing sources familiar with the matter.

  • GM Bids for 'Significant' Stake in Russian Automaker Tuesday, 4 Dec 2007 | 1:45 PM ET
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    GM said it's interested in exploring further cooperation with automaker AvtoVaz as one way to "expand our footprint in Russia."

  • Airlines Issue Warnings Amid High Fuel Prices Tuesday, 4 Dec 2007 | 11:25 AM ET
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    Airlines are continuing to face challenges from high fuel prices and slowing passenger demand, prompting Southwest Airlines and Delta Air Lines to issue warnings.

  • GM US Sales Fall as Toyota,  Ford Report Gains Monday, 3 Dec 2007 | 3:38 PM ET
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    General Motors said its U.S. light vehicle sales fell 11 percent in November as consumer demand softened, while Toyota Motor and Ford Motor defied expectations by reporting small sales increases for the month.

  • JetBlue Lists Airline Tickets on Travel Web Sites Monday, 26 Nov 2007 | 2:42 PM ET
    JetBlue planes wait at terminal gates at JFK Airport in New York, Friday, Feb. 16, 2007. JetBlue travelers continued to experience delays and cancellations Friday as the airline struggled for a third day to recover from an operational meltdown at John F. Kennedy International Airport. (AP Photos/Bebeto Matthews)

    Low-cost U.S. carrier JetBlue Airways has begun selling tickets through online travel agencies Travelocity, Orbitz Worldwide, and Priceline.com, the companies said Monday.

  • Nissan Recalls US Cars, Engine May Stop Running Friday, 23 Nov 2007 | 1:32 PM ET
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    Japan's Nissan Motor said on Thursday it will recall 713,986 Altima and Sentra cars in North America, mostly in the United States, because their engines may suddenly stop running.

  • Negotiations in France Strikes Begin Wednesday, 21 Nov 2007 | 6:22 AM ET

    Long-awaited negotiations with striking transit workers began Wednesday, the eighth full day of a walkout that has paralyzed train traffic throughout France.

  • Fill'er Up? For Some Big Cars, It Now Costs $100 Tuesday, 20 Nov 2007 | 4:43 PM ET

    Nearly 32 million Americans will take to the roads this week for the Thanksgiving holiday, seemingly undeterred by retail gasoline prices over $3 a gallon — a figure that is translating to $100 fill ups for some.

  • Sarkozy Calls for End to French Transport Strikes Tuesday, 20 Nov 2007 | 12:29 PM ET
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    French President Nicolas Sarkozy urged transport workers on Tuesday to end a seven-day national strike over pension reform and give negotiations a chance.

  • On the Line: CSX CEO Michael Ward Friday, 16 Nov 2007 | 6:53 PM ET

    If shareholders aren't nagging the homebuildiers, banks and mortgage insurers, then why bother a railroad company?Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Court Rejects Federal SUV Fuel Standards Thursday, 15 Nov 2007 | 1:53 PM ET

    A U.S. federal appeals court Thursday threw out planned federal fuel economy standards for many sport-utility vehicles, minivans and pickup trucks.

  • $3 Gasoline Can't Stop Thanksgiving Travel, AAA Says Thursday, 15 Nov 2007 | 1:23 PM ET
    Drivers on Interstate 580 approach the MacArthur Maze interchange in heavy traffic on Tuesday, May 1, 2007, near Oakland, Calif. A portion of the interchange collapsed Sunday morning after a tanker truck carrying 8,600 gallons of gasoline overturned and burst into flames. Despite worries about commute nightmares stemming from the closure of two main arteries, Interstate 580 traffic was only slightly worse than normal on Tuesday morning.    (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

    Millions of Americans will drive their cars to visit family and friends over the Thanksgiving holiday, even though gasoline is above $3.00 per gallon, travel and leisure group AAA said Thursday.

  • Delta Reviews Options, Denies UAL Merger Talk Wednesday, 14 Nov 2007 | 5:59 PM ET

    Delta Air Lines, the No. 3 U.S. carrier, said it has established a special board committee to help management review its strategic options, including mergers.

  • Strikes Hit France as Unions Fight Sarkozy Reforms Wednesday, 14 Nov 2007 | 12:24 AM ET
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    France faces travel chaos on Wednesday as transport unions broaden a nationwide strike against pension changes that President Nicolas Sarkozy has pledged as part of an ambitious plan to reform the economy.

  • Beijing 2008: Hotels Building A Big Presence In China Tuesday, 13 Nov 2007 | 2:00 PM ET
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    Major companies such as Chicago-based Marriott International, the Intercontinental Group of Britain, Accor of France and Shangri-La of Hong Kong, have built networks and are expanding aggressively through the country. 

  • Beijing 2008: US Airlines Look To Land Of Opportunity Tuesday, 13 Nov 2007 | 2:00 PM ET
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    The Olympic games in Beijing are a prime opportunity for US carriers to prove their worth and thus gain greater access to a key growth market.

  • Beijing 2008: Major Hotel Groups Gearing Up Tuesday, 13 Nov 2007 | 1:58 PM ET
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    Top Western hotel brands are already well established in Beijing and Shanghai – as well as smaller cities – and are boosting their presence, looking to capitalize on the games, which are expected to draw an estimated 2 million visitors.

  • Ford Narrows Jaguar, Land Rover Suitors to 3 Monday, 12 Nov 2007 | 1:26 PM ET
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    Ford Motor has narrowed the auction of its Jaguar and Land Rover brands to three bids, two of them involving Indian companies, people familiar with the matter said Monday.

  • Chrysler plans to offer a new round of rebates in December in preparation for what is expected to be a tough sales year in 2008, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday citing people familiar with the matter.

  • US Airline Stocks Follow Market Slide Thursday, 8 Nov 2007 | 5:47 PM ET

    Shares of US Airways Group led major U.S. airline stocks lower on Thursday, as the sector matched a steep decline in the broader market.