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General Motors CEO Mary Barra prepares to testify before the full House Energy and Commerce hearing room in a hearing entitled 'The GM Ignition Switch Recall: Why Did It Take So Long?' April 1, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The panel is investigating a safety defect that's been linked to at least 13 deaths and has sparked a 2.6 million-vehicle recall. (Credit: Allison Shelley/Getty Images)

GM Hit With Another Lawsuit Stemming From Defective Ignition Key System

The parents of a Georgia teen, who suffered a severe brain injury in a 2009 car crash, allege GM knew of the defect that led to their daughter’s car crash but took steps to conceal it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2014

The world headquarters of General Motors in Detroit (Photo credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

GM Expands Recall—Suspends Two Workers

GM also says it will take $1.3 billion first quarter charge to pay recall related costs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2014

A group tours the site of the former General Motors manufacturing complex in Flint. (Facebook photo)

Plans Detailed For GM Plant Site To Become Park

A design for the site, which is being called Chevy Commons, is being presented to the public on Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2014

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)

Fines Mount As GM Avoids Answering Questions Related To Faulty Ignition Switch

The agency says that GM failed to answer roughly one-third of the questions the were required to remit and it is imposing a fine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2014

Assembly line workers assemble Chevy Volt electric vehicles and Opel Amperas at the General Motors Detroit Hamtramck Assembly Plant October 11, 2011 (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

GM Makes ‘Single Largest’ Investment In Detroit-Hamtramck Plant For Next Gen Chevy Volt

Johnson wouldn’t confirm earlier reports that this investment would mean 1,400 new jobs, and a second shift at Detroit-Hamtramk.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2014

General Motors CEO Mary Barra testifies before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on Capitol Hill, April 2, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Senators Accuse GM Of Covering Up Defective Switch

Members of a Senate subcommittee accused General Motors of trying to cover up problems with an ignition switch that is now tied to 13 deaths.

04/07/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 02: General Motors CEO Mary Barra testifies before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on Capitol Hill, April 2, 2014 in Washington, DC. The committee heard 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)

Senators Accuse GM Of Covering Up Defective Switch

Panel members also told CEO Mary Barra that GM should tell owners to stop driving all the 2.6 million cars being recalled

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2014

General Motors CEO Mary Barra prepares to testify before the full House Energy and Commerce hearing room in a hearing entitled 'The GM Ignition Switch Recall: Why Did It Take So Long?' April 1, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The panel is investigating a safety defect that's been linked to at least 13 deaths and has sparked a 2.6 million-vehicle recall. (Credit: Allison Shelley/Getty Images)

Under Fire: GM’s CEO Deflects Hard Questions

Mary Barra frustrated lawmakers by fending off questions, saying she didn’t know why GM waited more than a decade to recall cars it knew had defective ignition switches.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2014

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)

13 GM Traffic Deaths Are Tied To A 57-Cent Part

The fix for a faulty ignition switch linked to 13 traffic deaths would have cost just 57 cents, members of Congress said Tuesday …

04/01/2014

Kenneth R. Feinberg speaks at the Justice Department November 26, 2001 in Washington DC. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

GM Hires Attorney Kenneth Feinberg To Advise On Recall Victims

Feinberg, an expert in disaster fund management, handled the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund as well as funds for victims of the Boston Marathon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2014

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