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DETROIT - Ford's U.S. sales fell 12 per cent in October, a steeper-than-expected drop that lowered the overall industry's sales. Most automakers reported sales Tuesday, but Ford's results were delayed by a day because of an electrical fire at its Dearborn, Michigan headquarters. Overall U.S.
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