Brexit referendum

March 07, 2017 - 4:45 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — Former European Union President Herman van Rompuy says that Europe needs to become "much more ambitious" and that a common foreign policy for the 28-nation bloc is more necessary than ever. The EU is debating how to move forward as Britain prepares to leave and the bloc faces wider...
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CEO of PSA Carlos Tavares, Opel CEO Karl-Thomas Neumann, right, and GM CEO Mary Barra, left, pose for photographers after addressing the media in Paris, France, Monday, March 6, 2017. General Motors is selling its loss-making European car business, including Germany's Opel and British brand Vauxhall, to France's PSA group in a deal that realigns the industry in the region. (AP Photo/Zacharie Scheurer)
March 06, 2017 - 10:02 am
PARIS (AP) — General Motors is selling its unprofitable European car business to the French maker of Peugeot, marking the American company's retreat from a major market and raising concerns of job cuts in the region. With the 2.2 billion euro ($2.33 billion) deal announced Monday, GM is giving up...
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FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, file photo, the logo of PSA Group is pictured during the presentation of the company's 2016 full year results, in Paris. After billions in losses and years of unsuccessful turnaround attempts in Europe, General Motors decided that a foothold in the world’s third-largest auto market isn’t worth the drag on its bottom line. The Detroit automaker on Monday, March 6, 2017, announced that it’s all but getting out of Europe, selling its Opel and Vauxhall units to French automaker PSA Group. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)
March 06, 2017 - 5:02 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on General Motors' sale of its European brands to PSA Group (all times local): 11 a.m. The leader of the Unite union in Britain says the organization's priority is to ensure the long-term future of thousands of autoworkers affected by PSA's purchase of the European...
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