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December 9, 2018
Tesla chief Elon Musk speaks during a Boring Co. event in Los Angeles, California.  Bloomberg photo by Patrick T. Fallon.
Tesla may consider buying idle GM plants
December 9, 2018 - 11:38am
December 5, 2018
Smithfield Foods fined over $53K for water quality violations
December 5, 2018 - 6:53pm
November 29, 2018
Employees work on a Ford Expedition sports utility vehicle on the assembly line in Louisville, Kentucky, on Oct. 27, 2017.  Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg
Why Ford will keep plants humming and Trump happy
November 29, 2018 - 11:28am
November 28, 2018
Cottage Grove, Minn., houses one of the east metro's 3M sites. Katie Nelson / Forum News Service
Minnesota-based 3M keeping close eye on group representing those born after 2000
November 28, 2018 - 4:53pm
November 27, 2018
Signage at the General Motors Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant in Detroit on Nov. 26, 2018. Anthony Lanzilote/Bloomberg
Thousands lost their homes in epic fight to build GM's Detroit plant. Now it's closing.
November 27, 2018 - 10:39am
November 26, 2018
The GM metal fabricating division stands at the Oshawa Assembly Plant in Oshawa, Ontario. The plant is part of the larger GM Autoplex and is one of the largest plants in the world. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Brent Lewin
GM layoffs, plant shutdowns suggest US economy may be starting to slow
November 26, 2018 - 7:27pm
October 8, 2018
Clark Breitag is the Human Resources Manager at Trail King Industries in Mitchell. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Breaking down the language barrier
October 8, 2018 - 8:12am
August 29, 2018
Newspapers are bundled after being printed in Louisville, Ky., June 26, 2018. (Hilary Swift/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Newspapers get a reprieve as trade commission nullifies tariffs on newsprint
August 29, 2018 - 2:37pm
August 10, 2018
From left, U.S. Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., Enertech CEO and President Steve Smith, and Brandon Darnell, president of Carthage-based Energy Dynamics take a tour of Enertech's Mitchell manufacturing plant. Energy Dynamics is the Enertech's largest distributor. (Marcus Traxler / Republic)
Enertech bounces back in Mitchell
August 10, 2018 - 7:46am
August 6, 2018
he Tembec newsprint and saw mill in Kapuskasing, Ontario, Canada. The Commerce Department said on Aug. 2, 2018, that it would proceed with tariffs on Canadian newsprint, a blow to an already-struggling American newspaper industry. (Aaron Vincent Elkaim/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Newspapers caught up in trade war see tariffs pushing them off cliff
August 6, 2018 - 10:49am
July 27, 2018
A conveyor deposits raw aluminum ore onto a stockpile as a Caterpillar Inc. excavator passes at the Northam Platinum Ltd. Booysendal platinum mine outside Lydenburg, South Africa, on Jan. 23, 2018.  Bloomberg photo
Trade war threatens to take legs from Caterpillar resurgence
July 27, 2018 - 10:44am
June 25, 2018
House Speaker Paul Ryan, a Republican from Wisconsin, at the Harley-Davidson Inc. facility in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, on Sept. 18, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Harley-Davidson moves work offshore to limit blow from Trump's trade war
June 25, 2018 - 11:19am
June 10, 2018
Steel sleeves, produced for automobile suspensions, are stacked on top of one another at Stripmatic Products. Photo by Angelo Merendino for The Washington Post
North Dakota, Minnesota companies feel effects of tariffs
June 10, 2018 - 7:14am
March 7, 2018
The Harley-Davidson logo is seen on the fuel tank of a motorcycle on display at the Oakland Harley-Davidson dealership in Oakland, California, on April 14, 2017. David Paul Morris/Bloomberg
Harley braces for more Trump trade harm after his pledge to help
March 7, 2018 - 8:09am
March 2, 2018
President Donald Trump leads a roundtable discussion on foreign trade and steel production with corporate leaders inside the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, March 1, 2018. From left: Roger Newport, chief executive of AK Steel Holding Corporation; John Ferriola, chief executive of Nucor; Trump; and Dave Burritt of U.S. Steel. Tom Brenner / copyright 2018 The New York Times
Trump's steel and aluminum trade threat hangs over NAFTA talks
March 2, 2018 - 9:03am
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