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GM 2014 Profit Falls 26 Percent To $2.8B On Recall Costs

If it weren’t for the recalls, 2014 would have been a stellar year for General Motors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2015

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GM To ‘Reward’ Workers With Record $9,000 Profit-Sharing Checks

A GM spokesman said the checks are a couple thousand dollars more than expected as a reward for employees’ hard work during a difficult year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2015

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Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To At Least 51

“I can say that there will likely be more” death and injury claims granted, compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2015

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Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To At Least 50

With five days left before the deadline, compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg says 50 death cases are eligible for money due to crashes caused by faulty ignition switches.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2015

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Goodyear Recalls SUV Tires Due To Tread Cracks

About 32,100 of the tires were made for the GM SUVs, which are produced at a factory near Lansing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2015

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GM Sets Company Sales Record But Falls Behind Volkswagen

General Motors Co. set a company record last year for global sales, but it was outsold by German automaker Volkswagen AG.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2015

General Motors reveals the new Chevrolet Bolt concept to the media at the 2015 North American International Auto Show on January 12, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. More than 5000 journalists from around the word will see approximately 45 new vehicles unveiled. The 2015 NAIAS opens to the public January 17th and concludes January 25th. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Introducing The Bolt: GM’s New Electric Could Upstage Tesla — And Its Own Volt

General Motor’s $30,000 concept
EV will likely will go on sale in about two years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/12/2015

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GM Plans Affordable 200-Mile Electric Car In 2017

A concept version of the car will be unveiled Monday at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. GM doubled the size of its battery testing lab at a technical center in Warren, to 100,000 square feet in 2013.

CBS Detroit–01/10/2015

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 10: General Motors CEO Mary Barra briefs the news media before addressing the company's shareholders at the General Motors Co. annual shareholder's meeting at GM world headquarters June 10, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The meeting comes as 85 federal lawsuits against GM alleging economic losses from ignition-switch defects will be consolidated. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Barra: 1st Year As GM CEO Marked By Disappointment, Progress

In an hour-long meeting with reporters, Mary Barra said the crisis forced GM to quickly acknowledge its shortcomings and address them.

01/08/2015

Air Force Lt. Stephanie Erdman, whose eye was injured by airbag shrapnel from her 2002 Honda Civic, is surrounded by pictures showing the accident as she testifies before the US Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, November 20, 2014, on the Takata airbag defects and the vehicle recall process.  (Credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Auto Industry Acts Globally — Except On Recalls

By Dee-Ann Durbin, AP Auto Writer DETROIT (AP) – When it comes to making and selling cars, the auto industry thinks and acts globally: There is near-seamless coordination between parts suppliers, factories and dealerships. But when […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2014

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