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Taiwan's Foxconn Has Deal to Buy Lordstown Plant in Ohio
The plant used to be owned by GM.
Oct 1st, 2021
Metal Plate Flies Off World's Second-Tallest Roller Coaster
The bracket struck a woman who was standing in line.
Aug 24th, 2021
Beefed Up Inspections After Horrific Fair Ride Accident
New mandatory checks for rust and metal fatigue after a carnival ride’s corroded steel arm snapped.
Jul 20th, 2021
Trump Budget Targets Lordstown Loan
Eliminating the Advanced Technology Vehicle Manufacturing Loan Program could create some issues for the administration.
Feb 11th, 2020
Rust Belt Banks on Electric Vehicles
The region is embarking on an ambitious plan to become a research and production hub for EVs.
Dec 26th, 2019
GM Lends $40M to Startup in Ohio Plant
The company wants to make electric pickup trucks at the massive Ohio assembly plant GM shut down earlier this year.
Dec 10th, 2019
GM Selling Closed OH Factory to EV Maker
The company called Lordstown Motors Corp. plans to hire 400 production workers at the outset, but still needs more investors before manufacturing can begin.
Nov 8th, 2019
Trump's Rust Belt Revival is Fading. Will it Matter in 2020?
A year away from Election Day, President Trump's promised coal and steel renaissance is not materializing.
Oct 30th, 2019
GM Workers Worry About Paying Bills Amid Strike
While pressure is intensifying to reach a deal, the losses for both sides are mounting and spilling over into the auto supply chain.
Oct 10th, 2019
Hope of Return to Closed GM Plant Fades for Workers
Among the thousands of former Lordstown assembly plant workers now spread across GM factories in seven states, many were hoping GM revive production and rescue their old jobs.
Sep 27th, 2019
Proposal to Help Workers Replaced by Automation
The legislation calls for employers to retrain workers and pay them severance when their jobs are eliminated by new technology.
Sep 9th, 2019
Plant Bailouts Incense Ohio Residents
Residents and industrial plants will fund the $1.5 billion effort.
Aug 2nd, 2019