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Ford beats estimates despite declines in earnings, revenue

...to 6.3 million cars and trucks. Sales were down in North America, South America and the Middle East but rose in Europe...record full-year profit of $589 million in Asia.In North America, Ford's full-year profit fell 22 percent to $6...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-29/ford-beats-estimates-despi
Tavares scores 4 in record scoring NHL All-Star game

...with goals in bunches.It was the most goals in the event's 60-year history, eclipsing the 26-goal burst in North America's 14-12 victory over the World in 2001.Tavares' four goals gave him a share of the All-Star record that was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-01-25/tavares-scores-4-record-sc
Macau ranks No. 1 in economic performance among world cities

...the recession ended."In developed economies like North America and Western Europe, cities like London and Houston...percent)."The recent rise in oil and gas production in North America partly explains the success of metropolitan areas like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-22/macau-ranks-no-1-economic-
Auto recalls

...recalling about 288,000 older Ram pickup trucks in North America and elsewhere because the rear axle can seize or the...000 in Canada, 8,800 in Mexico and 400 outside North America.The affected trucks were made from Jan. 28, 2004...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-12-25/auto-recalls
2015 Detroit Auto Show debuts Ford GT, several pickups

...exhibits at the Cobo Center will showcase models that will make millions for companies as sales continue to grow in North America, China and other markets.With Detroit out of bankruptcy and the economy steadily improving, the show will have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-01-15/2015-detroit-auto-show-debuts
Marshall: One man's ballot for Eclipse Awards

...Untapable.Main Sequence arrived from Europe last spring and specialized in hair-raising finishes in his four starts in North America, winning each of them by margins of anywhere from a head to a half-length. Three of the distance-loving gelding's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-16/marshall-one-mans-ballot-ecl
Coca-Cola cutting up to 1,800 jobs

...Coca-Cola Co. and rival PepsiCo Inc. have been looking for ways to cut costs as their soda businesses have flagged in North America. In October, Coca-Cola said it planned to slash costs by $3 billion a year through a variety of measures. It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-08/coca-cola-cutting-1800-job
Barra: 1st year as GM CEO marked by disappointment, progress

...says GM has not changed its cost estimate of $400 million to $600 million.BIGGEST ACCOMPLISHMENT: Keeping the North America management team focused despite the crisis and working with dealerships. GM's sales grew a little over 5 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-08/barra-1st-year-gm-ceo-mark
Honda hit with record fines over unreported deaths

...address our past shortcomings in early warning reporting," Rick Schostek, the executive vice president of Honda North America Inc., said in a statement.The company blamed the omissions on "errors related to data entry, computer coding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-08/honda-hit-record-fines-ove
Another big catch for Thai company in $1.5B bid for Bumble Bee

...of the Sea, another major seller of tuna and other seafoods, has now hooked the largest canned seafood company in North America.That would put two of the big three in the U.S., the other being Starkist, in its basket.The deal must still...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-19/another-big-catch-thai-com