January 2017 Current Events: U.S. News Slideshow
Here's a slideshow depicting the major U.S. news events of January 2017.
1. Ford to Stay in U.S.2. Macy's Closing Stores 3. Report Confirms Russian Hacking 4. Ft. Lauderdale Airport Shooting 5. Clemson Wins Championship 6. Dylann Roof Receives Death Sentence
- Ford to Stay in U.S., Halts Construction in Mexico
- In an announcement on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, Ford president and CEO Mark Fields cancels plans to build a new $1.6 billion factory in Mexico and will invest $700 million in a Michigan plant to build new electric and autonomous vehicles. The factory will get 700 new jobs.
- Photo source: AP Photo/Carlos Osorio
See also:January 2017: Macy's to Close Stores