Trucks drive Nissan, FCA, Ford, Honda to June gains; GM falls

UPDATED: 7/1/16 12:08 pm ET - adds Mazda results

Nissan, Ford, FCA and Honda rode strong demand for trucks in posting solid U.S. sales gains for June with the industry forecast to rebound from a May slump. Across the industry, June deliveries are expected to rise as much as 5 percent year over year, after slipping 6.1 percent in May. Automakers are counting on low interest rates, stable fuel prices, rising wages and near-full employment to counter some headwinds and drive sales in the second half.

U.S. traffic deaths jump 7.7% in 2015 to 35,200

U.S. traffic deaths rose 7.7 percent in 2015 over the previous year to 35,200, the highest number of people killed on U.S. roads since 2008, the

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