Camila Domonoske

Camila Domonoske appears in the following:

Why Safer Cars Don't Lead To Cheaper Car Insurance ... Yet

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Many new cars have optional features that can help prevent accidents. But those same features also make repairs more expensive. The result? Premiums can go up for cars that are less likely to crash.

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News Brief: Mexico Border Policy, Abortion Poll, Car Emissions Standards

Friday, June 07, 2019

Mexico appears willing to adopt U.S. terms on a number of key changes to its border policy. Also, a new poll on abortion, and automakers are talking about emissions standards.

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Automakers Call For One Set Of Emissions Standards

Friday, June 07, 2019

A long list of global automakers sent a letter to the White House on Thursday, urging the administration to reconsider plans to roll back fuel efficiency standards.

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Carmakers To White House: Work With California On Rules For Greenhouse Gases

Thursday, June 06, 2019

Seventeen automakers signed a letter to the Trump administration and California Gov. Gavin Newsom saying they want one set of policies to reduce greenhouse gases and make cars more fuel efficient.

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Ohio To Juárez And Back Again: Why Tariffs On Mexico Alarm The Auto Industry

Wednesday, June 05, 2019

The U.S. auto industry opposes President Trump's threatened tariffs on goods imported from Mexico. It says the taxes would increase the cost of vehicles and play havoc with supply chains.

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Uber Lost $1 Billion In 1st Quarter, Hopes Profit-Slashing Price Cuts Ease Up Soon

Friday, May 31, 2019

Uber had told investors to be prepared for it to lose even more than that; its first earnings report as a public company came in on the better end of Uber's projected range.

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A Fiat Chrysler Merger With Renault Would Create 3rd Biggest Car Maker

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

French car maker Renault is considering a merger proposal from Fiat Chrysler, which has been looking for a partner for a while — and there are limited partners available.

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U.S. Postal Service Tests Self-Driving Trucks

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

The two-week pilot program will put five autonomous semitrucks on the road, making the journey between Phoenix and Dallas.

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Teens Who Don't Buckle Up: Chevy Has A Surprise For You

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

A new feature in some 2020 models will kick in if "Teen Driver" mode is on. If a driver turns on the car without wearing a seat belt, the car will temporarily refuse to shift out of park.

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Ford Slashes 10% Of Its Global Salaried Workforce

Monday, May 20, 2019

About 7,000 white-collar jobs are being eliminated as part of Ford's massive organizational restructuring. The automaker says it will save $600 million per year as a result.

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Trump Delays Auto Tariffs For 6 Months

Friday, May 17, 2019

The Trump administration announced Friday that it will delay tariffs on cars and auto parts imports while it negotiates trade deals with Japan and the European Union.

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Auto Industry Waits (And Waits) To See Whether Trump Will Slap New Tariffs On Cars

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

President Trump's tariff tit-for-tat with China is not the only trade tension in town. The White House is weighing the possibility of tariffs on cars and car parts from Europe and Japan.

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Why China's Tariffs On U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas Aren't Likely To Have A Huge Impact

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

China is raising tariffs on U.S. liquefied natural gas — a rapidly growing industry. But in the short term, this isn't likely to have much effect on U.S. producers because of previous tariffs.

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Uber's Stock Dips After Highly Anticipated Initial Public Offering

Thursday, May 09, 2019

Uber had a rocky debut on the stock market. Despite taking a relatively conservative approach to its share price, the company saw its stock go down immediately as trading began.

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Uber's Eye-Popping IPO Approaches. Is It Really Worth $90 Billion?

Thursday, May 09, 2019

Uber has never been profitable, yet the ride-hailing company may be valued at as much as $90 billion when it goes public Friday. It will be one of the largest tech IPOs ever.

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City Dwellers Don't Like The Idea Of Congestion Pricing — But They Get Over It

Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Most New York City residents oppose a plan to charge a fee to drivers who enter the crowded city center. But studies show that once such charges are in place, public opinion shifts in favor.

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Boeing Continues To Defend 737 Max Amid Criticism From Experts And Shareholders

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Boeing's problems continue to mount in the aftermath of two 737 Max jet crashes. The company faces a new shareholder lawsuit and fresh criticism from airlines.

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Even In The Robot Age, Manufacturers Need The Human Touch

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

At modern auto plants, some tasks, like welding together a car's body, are entirely automated. But other essential jobs, including major portions of final assembly, are still best left to people.

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Tesla's Whirlwind April

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Tesla announced troubling first quarter earnings on Wednesday. The electric car company said that it had lost $702 million and its revenue had also dropped 37% compared to the previous quarter.

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To Fight Climate Change, New York City Will Push Skyscrapers To Slash Emissions

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

A law — the first in the world — will require retrofits of large buildings, with a price tag in the billions. Buildings are responsible for about 70% of the city's greenhouse gas emissions.

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