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Government says GM owner site was faulty

DETROIT (AP) -- The government and General Motors are warning vehicle owners that GM's recall Web site may not be listing all the cars that need recall repairs....

GM boosted June sales with discounts to dealers

As General Motors tackles a safety crisis, a look its numbers from June show just how intent the company is on keeping new-car sales on the rise during a record spate of safety recalls....

Ford's US sales up 10 percent in July

DETROIT (AP) -- Ford's U.S. sales jumped 10 percent in July on strong demand for its SUVs....

Ford raising prices on new F-150

DETROIT (AP) -- Ford is raising the price of its new aluminum-sided pickup truck, but still trying to stay competitive with rivals....

Numbers on GM recall for faulty ignition switches

Ignition switches have presented General Motors with significant safety issues this year. Here are details of the switch problems by the numbers, including new information filed Thursday in GM's second-quarter report to securities regulators:...

Ford 2Q net profit up 6 percent to $1.3 billion

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) -- Ford Motor Co. beat Wall Street's expectations in the second quarter as it chalked up a record profit in North America and made money in Europe for the first time in three years....

FDA warns of compounded drug recall by Texas firm

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Food and Drug Administration warned doctors Wednesday not to use compounded drugs from a Texas specialty pharmacy due to potential risks of contamination....