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By Bernie Woodall DETROIT (Reuters) - (This version of the story was corrected to show Chrysler brand sales were up 28 percent, not down 28 percent in eighth paragraph ) U.S. June auto sales remained strong in June as sport utility vehicles and trucks again outpaced cars amid moderately low gasoline prices, automakers reported on Wednesday. While Ford Motor Co's sales rose only 2 percent, it showed the largest increase in the market in the average price of its vehicles, industry consultant Kelley Blue Book said. Ford's SUV sales rose 10 percent but car sales fell 3.5 percent.
By Sarah Young LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will decide whether to proceed with a 23 billion pound ($36 billion) plan for a third runway at Heathrow Airport by the end of the year, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Wednesday, setting up six months of political skirmishes over the issue. Lawmakers broadly agree that the London area needs a new runway to remain economically competitive but its location has been disputed for over 25 years. Proposals to expand Heathrow in densely populated west London are politically divisive and likely to fuel tensions in the ruling Conservative party.