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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The United Auto Workers union says General Motors will move production of the next-generation Cadillac SRX crossover SUV from Mexico to Spring Hill, Tennessee. It was unclear how many new jobs such a move would create in Spring Hill, which currently has about 1,600 hourly workers.

NEW YORK (AP) - The Parthenon in Nashville is one of more than a dozen prominent landmark buildings across North America that will light up to promote a "Stand Up to Cancer" telethon next week. The hour-long cancer fundraiser will air Sept. 5 on 31 U.S. broadcast and cable networks.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Treasury Department is planning a series of web-based seminars on saving for college. The seminars will start Sept. 10 and will include information about the state's program that allows people to save money for children's college expenses with tax advantages.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Brown-Forman Corp., the spirits maker behind the flagship Jack Daniel's brand, says its first-quarter net income rose 5 percent. The company is also behind such other brands as Southern Comfort, Finlandia and el Jimador and says the strong performance was in large part due to its Jack Daniel's sales.

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