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Nudist Couple Can’t Find Nude Servers to Work Their All-Nude Wedding

According to a survey conducted by wedding-planning website Hitched, last year the average cost of a wedding in the United Kingdom hit an all-time high of £32,273 ($40,305). That terrifyingly large number includes an estimated £5,221 ($6,508) to rent a venue, £1,166 ($1,453) for photography, and £5,920 ($7,393) for food and drinks for the reception. […]

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UAW Bargaining to Start With GM; Members Authorize Strike

<img data-attachment-id="1678044" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,853" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="GM Flint Investment silverado flilnt assembly" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1678044 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GMFlintInvestment01-061219.jpg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> With less than two weeks left before contracts with Detroit Three autoworkers expire, the […]

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Google’s next antitrust headache could be its AI-driven job search

Google has hailed the power of artificial intelligence and machine learning to bring greater efficiencies to job hunting. But the tools the company has created have put it in the crosshairs of rival job sites, who are accusing the search giant of antitrust abuses. According to Reuters, a coalition of job sites has sent a […]

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Flint’s Buick City Complex Could Once Again See New Jobs, but There’s a Catch

The closure of Flint, Michigan’s sprawling Buick City complex was emblematic of the destructive transformative forces at work in the American auto industry in the late 20th century and early 21st. The 264-acre facility was once the largest automotive plant in the world, a status that did nothing to ensure its continued survival. It closed […]

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Apple lists AR/VR jobs, reportedly taps executive who finalizes products

Apple’s work on augmented reality glasses appears to be shifting into a new phase this week, as a series of recent job postings and a reported leadership change suggest that the company is actively working to bring a new AR/VR platform to market. Many of the new jobs have opened up over the last week, […]

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As Nissan Readies Cuts of All Kinds, Does Any Model Have Momentum?

<img data-attachment-id="1662426" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/2019-Nissan-Altima-unveil-Jose-Munoz.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,760" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"8","credit":"Stuart Ramson","camera":"Canon EOS 5D Mark III","caption":"Denis Le Vot, senior vice president and chairman of the management committee for Nissan North America, unveils the all-new 2019 Nissan Altima at the New York International Auto Show on March 28, 2018. The all-new sixth generation Altima celebrates 25 years of sales and […]

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How I Learned to Deal With Stress After My Creative Escape Became My Job

This Is Fine. is a weekly newsletter from VICE about the personal tactics people use to make the world feel less harrowing. In this edition, the comedian and writer Josh Gondelman talks about how stand-up was his main stress reliever—until it wasn’t. His book, Nice Try: Stories of Best Intentions and Mixed Results, comes out […]

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Nissan’s Financial Report Worse Than Expected

<img data-attachment-id="1674038" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783.jpg" data-orig-size="925,627" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="nissan logo" data-image-description=" By Anton Watman/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-450×305.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1674038″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”413″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-610×413.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-75×51.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-450×305.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-768×521.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783-120×81.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_522460459-e1557852082783.jpg 925w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> On Wednesday, we reported Nissan was preparing a financial report that was presumed to involve quarterly profit […]

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California Looks to Give Gig Workers Their Due

Konstantine Anthony, a 38-year-old Uber driver, usually starts his morning by picking up a commuter in Burbank, California, and heading over the hills on Highway 5 toward downtown Los Angeles. From there, he traverses back and forth across the city, from Beverly Hills to Koreatown, from Inglewood to Los Angeles International Airport. “There’s no way […]

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Cuts Coming to Ford Crossover Plant: Union

<img data-attachment-id="1644200" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/20181002_113308.jpg" data-orig-size="4032,3024" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"2.4","credit":"","camera":"SM-G960U","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1538479988","copyright":"","focal_length":"4.3","iso":"50","shutter_speed":"0.00080775444264943","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2019 Ford Edge ST" data-image-description=" Image: © Matt Posky/The Truth About Cars 2018 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/20181002_113308-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/20181002_113308-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1644200 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/20181002_113308-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/20181002_113308-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/20181002_113308-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/20181002_113308-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/20181002_113308-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/20181002_113308-120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Ford Motor Company’s Oakville, Ontario assembly plant will soon see a […]

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I Eat the Same Fast Food Every Day to Manage Anxiety About the Gig Economy

This Is Fine. is a weekly newsletter from VICE about the highly personal tactics people use to make the world feel less harrowing. In this edition, John Paul Brammer extols the virtues of a very specific eating habit that anchors him in a highly chaotic professional field—and, like, world. Sign up here to receive a […]

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Built In raises $22 million to connect job seekers with employers

Built In, a startup fostering tech talent pools in cities around the U.S., today announced that it has recently closed a $22 million series C funding round led by Updata Partners. The fresh capital, a portion of which was contributed by existing investors, including Math Venture Partners, brings the company’s total raised to around $30 […]

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Democrats Should Attack the Trump Economy

Donald Trump tried to turn Independence Day into a celebration of himself. It was— thanks to poor planning, bad weather, and his hubris—a catastrophe. But a day later, Trump found another, less expensive way to throw a victory parade: The release of the unexpectedly good jobs numbers from June. “Record 157,005,000 Employed; 19th Record of […]

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Ford Trimming 12,000 European Jobs Before 2021

<img data-attachment-id="1497705" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201.jpeg" data-orig-size="1024,634" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Ford badge emblem logo" data-image-description=" Image: Ford Motor Co. ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-450×279.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-610×378.jpeg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1497705″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-610×378.jpeg” alt=”Ford badge emblem logo” width=”610″ height=”378″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-610×378.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-75×46.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-450×279.jpeg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-768×476.jpeg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-120×74.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201.jpeg 1024w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Back in January, Ford provided the preliminary details for its […]

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LinkedIn launches tools to help candidates nail their next job interviews

Few things are more stressful in life than interviews for highly desirable jobs, most candidates would say. Roughly a third of hiring managers decide in the first 90 seconds whether to hire someone, and as many as 40% count the absence of a smile against the interviewee. In fact, the same percentage of interviewers say […]

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Ford Slices Into European Workforce; UK Engine Plant to Close

As Ford Motor Company attempts to turn around its money-losing overseas business, its manufacturing footprint — and workforce — continues to shrink. In the UK, the automaker plans to end operations at its Bridgend, Wales engine plant by September 2020, citing “significant underutilisation” of the facility. The Bridgend plant builds Ford’s 1.5-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder and […]

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General Motors Drops More Cash for Pickup Production

<img data-attachment-id="1675846" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/GM-FtWayne-Investment-01.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,851" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"2.2","credit":"Ryan Hake","camera":"NIKON D4","caption":"General Motors Chairman and CEO Mary Barra meets with plant employees at the GM Fort Wayne Assembly plant Thursday, May 30, 2019 before announcing the company is investing $24 million in the plant to expand production of full size Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 pickups […]

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Hackett’s Axe Falls in Earnest As Ford Announces 7,000 Salaried Cuts

The steep white-collar job cuts that simmered on Ford’s back burner for a year have come into clear focus. In a letter to employees on Monday, CEO Jim Hackett announced the elimination of 7,000 salaried positions — some 10 percent of the automaker’s global workforce. The move, part of Ford’s $11 billion restructuring plan, also […]

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