Ford Motor Co. agrees to pay a $1.1 million penalty for violating clean air regulations at three Detroit area plants, and commits another $12 million to build a new primer system that will reduce paint emissions. The Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Dept. of Justice alleged the violations. The polluting factories are Ford's Wayne Focus facility, the Dearborn Mustang assembly plant and Michigan Truck. DaimlerChrysler Corp. is reducing weekday shifts by one hour and canceling ...

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