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UPDATE 1-Chrysler executive says fuels key to success

Research and development in fuel alternatives for gasoline should be the auto industry's top priority, even in a weakened economy, and even if it means companies delay expanding or other expensive strategic decisions, the president of Chrysler LLC said on Tuesday.

Norfolk Southern quarterly profit rises

U.S. railroad Norfolk Southern Corp said on Tuesday its quarterly net profit rose with strong prices offsetting the effects of slowing U.S. economic growth, weak freight volumes and high oil prices.

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Standoff over Trump border wall puts Congress in budget 'pickle'

A feud between President Donald Trump and Congress over funding his proposed U.S.-Mexico border wall gives lawmakers only five days to find a compromise and avert a partial shutdown of some government agencies that could leave about a quarter of the federal workforce without paychecks at Christmastime.