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Aug 23, 2014, 13:48 ET
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'Wingfoot One' Ushers in New Era of Goodyear Blimps

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company's (NASDAQ: GT) newest blimp, Wingfoot One, was christened today by Robin Roberts, the award-winning...

Aug 21, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Football Fans To Control Goodyear Blimp

 College football is back and The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) is giving fans the chance to control the Goodyear Blimp...

Jul 30, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Goodyear Reports Record Second Quarter Earnings

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) today reported record earnings for the second quarter of 2014. "We delivered record second...

Jul 28, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Goodyear Surpasses Goal of Hiring 1,000 U.S. Military Veterans

 Two years ago, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) made a commitment to hire 1,000 United States military veterans....

Jul 24, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Robin Roberts to Christen New Goodyear Blimp

Robin Roberts, the award-winning co-anchor of ABC News' "Good Morning America," long-time ESPN sportscaster and successful author, will christen...

Jul 21, 2014, 17:13 ET
Akron, OH - Akron, Ohio resident Charlotte White looking up at the new Goodyear Blimp that circled her house today during a surprise visit by Goodyear announcing her name submission, "Wingfoot One" as the official name of the newest Goodyear airship. Charlotte's submission was selected from nearly 15,000 names submitted in an on-line public contest that started four months ago. As the winner, Charlotte will receive a day of activities with Wingfoot One. (PRNewsFoto/The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co...)

Wingfoot One Selected as Winning Name for New Goodyear Blimp

Wingfoot One has been selected as the name for The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company's (NASDAQ: GT) newest airship, the company announced...

Jul 15, 2014, 15:30 ET
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Goodyear Adds Assurance All-Season to Consumer Tire Lineup

 For consumers looking for confident all-season traction, long treadwear and great value, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:...

Jul 15, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Goodyear Declares Dividend on Common Stock

Directors of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) have declared a quarterly dividend of 6 cents per share of common stock. The...

Jul 08, 2014, 16:30 ET
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Goodyear to Announce Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) will report second quarter 2014 financial results on Wednesday, July 30, to be followed by an...

Jul 02, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Goodyear Introduces TOW365 Roadside Towing Service

With millions of Americans planning to hit the road during the Independence Day holiday weekend, it's important to be prepared—and few events...

Jun 05, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Goodyear Tires Chosen for 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT 392

Recently unveiled and scheduled to be produced this fall, the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT 392 and the Dodge Challenger SRT with the supercharged...

Jun 02, 2014, 14:30 ET
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Goodyear Promotes Tire Care During Summer Travel, Safety Week

 To coincide with the beginning of June – the traditional kickoff of summer travel – and a national tire care observance this week,...

May 29, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Goodyear Updates 2014-2016 Capital Allocation Plan, Announces Plan to Build New Consumer Tire Plant in the Americas

 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) today announced an update to its 2014-2016 capital allocation plan focused on...

May 22, 2014, 17:30 ET
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Goodyear Honors Troops with 5th Annual 'Goodyear Gives Back' Campaign

 Continuing its long history of supporting the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces, the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, exclusive tire...

May 15, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Goodyear to Present at KeyBanc Capital Markets Conference

 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) today said it will webcast its presentation at the KeyBanc Capital Markets' Industrial,...

Apr 30, 2014, 10:54 ET
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Ram chooses Goodyear Wrangler Tires for 2014 Power Wagon

With the launch of its new 2014 Power Wagon, Ram Trucks says it has developed the most off-road-capable pickup on the market. To balance the need...

Apr 29, 2014, 07:30 ET
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Goodyear Reports First Quarter Results, Reaffirms Targets

 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) today reported higher Segment Operating Income for the first quarter of 2014 compared...

Apr 26, 2014, 19:00 ET
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Goodyear Unveils 2014 'Support Our Troops' Race Tire

 NASCAR driver Matt Kenseth, Medal of Honor recipient Sgt. Dakota Meyer and Stu Grant, Goodyear general manager of global race tires, unveil...

Apr 18, 2014, 09:00 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has selected ten finalists in its national "Name the Blimp" contest for its newest airship, which was unveiled in March. Voting by the public will continue through May 9. (PRNewsFoto/The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co...)

Goodyear Reveals Ten Finalists for Name the Blimp Contest

After receiving nearly 15,000 unique submissions for its national "Name the Blimp" contest, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) has...

Apr 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Goodyear Launches Fuel Strategy Sweepstakes for NASCAR Fans

 A great fuel strategy can be key to a NASCAR victory. And with the launch of The Goodyear Fuel Strategy Sweepstakes, fans now have the chance...