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Chicago's Ford Assembly Plant To Lay Off Workers

CHICAGO (CBS) -- There was bad news Tuesday for thousands of workers at Chicago's Ford Assembly Plant.

The factory at 126th Street and Torrence Avenue is temporarily laying off workers.

It will be reducing its workforce to just three shifts.

Ford blames the cuts on an international parts shortage.

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