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Cruise to Operate Autonomous Vehicle in Dubai

Cruise vehicle Cruise vehicle by Stephen Brashear for Cruise

DETROIT — Autonomous electric shuttles slated to be built in Detroit will be on the streets of Dubai after an agreement between self-driving company Cruise, which is largely owned by General Motors Co., and Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority.

April 13, 2021
Business, TCA

Manuel ‘Matty’ Moroun, Owner of Ambassador Bridge, Dies at 93

Trucking magnate Manuel 'Matty' Moroun at the Central Transport headquarters office in 2018. Trucking magnate Manuel 'Matty' Moroun is photographed at the Central Transport headquarters office in Warren, Mich., in February 2018. (Kathleen Galligan/Detroit Free Press)

Billionaire Manuel “Matty” Moroun died July 12 of congestive heart failure, following a lucrative, decadeslong business career marked by his ownership of the iconic Ambassador Bridge and his knack for generating high-profile controversy. He was 93.

July 14, 2020
Business, TCA

Ram Pickups Beat Chevy Silverado in 2019 for First Time

Ram 1500 Ram 1500 by Anthony Lanzilote/Bloomberg

Ram pickups surpassed the Chevrolet Silverado in U.S. sales in 2019 for the first time.

January 6, 2020