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GM Worker Warned Company Of Switch Problem In 2005

The 2005 email, unearthed in April during a company wide review of ignition-switch problems, is more evidence that GM knew about safety problems for years but failed to recall troubled cars until recently.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2014

Technology developed for the Robonaut, which was developed by NASA and General Motors, may have uses here on Earth. (Photo courtesy of  NASA.)

GM’s Robonaut Technology Being Used On Earth

Technology developed by General Motors and NASA for a robot on the International Space Space Station may have uses on Earth.

CBS Detroit–07/03/2014

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June Car Sales Shatter Expectations

Seasonally Adjusted Annual Sales Rate hits 17 million for the first time since 2007, as customers ignore recall news.

07/03/2014

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GM Recalls 7.6 Million More Cars Over Ignition Switch Defect

General Motors is recalling at least 7.6 million more vehicles dating back to 1997 to fix faulty ignition switches as the company’s safety crisis continues to grow.

07/02/2014

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Indiana GM Plant Chemical Blast Kills 1, Injures 5

A chemical explosion Tuesday at a General Motors metal-stamping plant in Indiana killed a contractor and injured several others, authorities said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2014

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4 Injured In Chemical Blast At Indiana GM Plant

GM spokeswoman Stephanie Jentgen says “the situation is contained” …

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2014

Pictures of people killed in GM cars with defected key switches, were put of the ledge of the hearing room as General Motors Company CEO Mary Barra (L) answers questions during a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, on April 1, 2014 in Washington, DC. The committee is hearing testimony on a safety defect that's been linked to at least 13 deaths and has sparked a 2.6 million-vehicle recall. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

GM Recalls 7.6 Million More Cars Over Ignition Switch Defect

General Motors is recalling at least 7.6 million more vehicles dating back to 1997 to fix faulty ignition switches as the company’s safety crisis continues to grow.

06/30/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 18:  General Motors CEO Mary Barra (L), and Anton Valukas, head of GM's internal recall investigation, field questions while testifying during a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on Capitol Hill on June 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. The committee is hearing testimony on GM's internal recall investigation and how the company is changing to prevent another safety crisis similar to its deadly delay in recalling millions of defective cars.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

GM Crash Victim Payment Plan Won’t Have Limit

Kenneth Feinberg, the country’s most well-known compensation expert, is scheduled to reveal the terms Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2014

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GM Issues 3 More Recalls Covering 474,000 Vehicles

It’s the 48th recall for the company so far this year, covering more than 20 million vehicles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2014

Mary Barra, CEO of US carmaker General Motors GM arrives for a news conference at the headquarters of the company's German subsidiary Opel in Ruesselsheim, on January 27, 2014. AFP PHOTO / DANIEL ROLAND (Photo credit/ DANIEL ROLAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Sexist Slip? Matt Lauer Under Fire Over Question He Asked GM CEO Mary Barra About Being A Mom

A network news anchor faces some online outrage after he asked GM CEO Mary Barra about being a mom while doing her job.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2014

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