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The longest labor strike in decades may be about to end as GM and the UAW reach a tentative contract

GM's nearly 50,000 hourly workers have been on strike for almost five weeks. A tentative agreement won't necessarily end the walkout.

One of America’s largest truck manufacturers is getting slammed by UAW strikes as more than 3,500 workers walk out

America's $800 billion trucking industry is finally getting hit by the United Automobile Workers strike.

GM CEO Mary Barra met with top UAW leadership to overcome strike impasse

The meeting evidently encouraged negotiators to overcome an impasse and continue working through remaining contract issues.
Riot police stand guard during a demonstration on China's National Day, in Mong Kok, Hong Kong, China, on October 1, 2019.

World on fire: 13 major protests happening around the globe right now

Despite each demonstration stemming from different issues, many have common threads: citizens want to express their discontent with their governments.
The top drops.

Chevy just revealed the convertible version of its all-new Corvette

The convertible version will be the first Vette with a retractable hardtop. It will be priced $7,500 more that the $59,995 base Stingray coupé.
Steve Donagan with UAW Local 22 of Royal Oak, Michigan, carries his three-year-old daughter Regina on his shoulders as he walks the picket line with striking United Auto Workers (UAW) union members at the General Motors Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly Plant on September 25, 2019 in Detroit, Michigan. The UAW called a strike against GM at midnight on September 15th, the unions first national strike since 2007. This is the unions longest national strike since 1970.

The General Motors strike is getting more expensive. It has likely cost the automaker more than $1 billion already.

Now, the company's suppliers could start to get hurt too as the ongoing strike enters its third week.

The UAW rejected a GM offer to end strike but made a counterproposal

The United Auto Workers union said a new comprehensive offer made by GM late Monday to end a two-week-old strike was not acceptable.
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi

Uber’s market value slips below GM’s for the first time since its IPO

Uber's stock price has fallen more than 26% since its IPO in May as public-market investors express concerns about its cash-burning business model.
Alexa in a Cadillac.

GM is bringing Amazon Alexa to all of its new and some older vehicles

The partnership promises to solve the problems of balky voice-command systems in cars and distracted driving.

The General Motors strike could cost the automaker $75 million per day if it continues

Wall Street is carefully watching for the United Auto Workers' new deal with the Detroit automotive giant.