(Adds North American and international results, background) DETROIT, July 31 (Reuters) - Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co posted a 34 percent rise in quarterly earnings Thursday as strength in its international operations overcame pressure from the downturn in the North American auto market. Goodyear, the largest U.S. tire maker, said its focus on selling a higher percentage of more expensive tires, and price increases, more than offset a rise in raw materials costs. Second-quarter net ...
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