Genetically modified foods, or GMOs, are in an estimated 80% of packaged foods. Some companies, like Ben & Jerry’s, are trying to go GMO-free. But it’s not easy. An animated explainer.

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General Motors CEO Mary Barra, in a statement to employees, said the automaker fired 15 workers in the wake of an investigation into faulty ignition switches in some of its vehicles. Barra said the company will become more aggressive with …

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What’s News: GM CEO Mary Barra is is eligible for a $14.4 million pay package this year. FAA bars airline pilots from personal use of electronic devices in cockpits. U.S. Olympic snowboarder Shaun White fails to medal in the halfpipe. …

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On the cusp of turning 17, actress Chloe Grace Moretz balances indie films with studio blockbusters. She sat with the WSJ’s Barbara Chai to discuss her Sundance film “Laggies,” and her upcoming project: a stage play at The Public Theater.

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General Motors plans to shut its Holden manufacturing unit in 2017, which will result in the loss of 2,900 jobs in Australia. Paul Bastian, national secretary of the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union, talks to WSJ’s Robb M. Stewart about the …

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Happy new car! Yes, it turns out New Year’s Eve is the best day of the year to buy a new car. MarketWatch’s Jim Jelter explains. (Photo: Getty Images)

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Dr. Thomas Sedran, President and Managing Director, Chevrolet Europe, provides a statement with regards to GM’s announcement of December 5. GM announced on December 5, 2013, it will strengthen its European brand strategy. Beginning in 2016, GM will compete in …

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