Mary Barra

General Motors CEO Mary Barra addresses the media during a news conference at the headquarters of the company's German subsidiary Opel in Ruesselsheim, on January 27, 2014.  (Credit: DANIEL ROLAND/AFP/Getty Images)

2017 Cadillac Will Sport Limited Automated Driving Capabilities

General Motors also plans new “connected car” to help prevent crashes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/07/2014

Executive vice president and general counsel at the General Motors Company Michael Millikin (L), and CEO of the General Motors Company Mary Barra (R) testify during a hearing before the Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Insurance Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee July 17, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The subcommittee held hearing on "Examining Accountability and Corporate Culture in Wake of the GM Recalls."  (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Senators Call On GM CEO To Fire Top Lawyer

Lawmakers put Barra on the spot, telling the CEO she should have fired GM’s corporate counsel, Michael Millikin, based on the conclusions of an internal report.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2014

John McElroy, Denise Ilitch and Bankole Thompson join host Carol Cain on "Michigan Matters" to discuss regional issues (credit: Maria Benjamin/CBS 62)

Keeping The Momentum Going At Ford, U-M, WSU: Mark Fields, Mark Schlissel, M. Roy Wilson’s Challenge

Mark Fields, new CEO of Ford’s biggest challenge will be to keep the momentum going started by his predecessor Alan Mulally.

07/17/2014

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

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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Chrysler Chided Over Male Board Members At Pancakes And Politics Women’s Panel

News that Chrysler Corp. just named six new board members and all were white men went over like a lead balloon at the Michigan Chronicle’s “Pancakes and Politics” forum.

06/20/2014

chrysler headquarters sign

Federal Government Investigates 1.2 Million Chrysler Cars For Ignition Issues

Federal investigators want to know whether some Chrysler cars have a dangerous ignition switch problem.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2014

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More Questions For GM’s CEO Mary Barra

The House Energy and Commerce Committee want to question General Motors CEO Mary Barra again about the automaker’s ignition switch recall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2014

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)

“A Decision That Would Lead To Catastrophic Results” But Will There Be Legal Consequences For GM?

“A GM engineer chose to use an ignition switch in certain cars that was so far below GM’s own specification that it failed to keep the car powered on …”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2014

The General Motors headquarters is seen April 1, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. General Motors has recalled millions of vehicles in recent months due to a power steering defect and a faulty ignition-switch. (Credit: Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

GM: Incompetence, Negligence Led To Delayed Recall

GM CEO Mary Barra says 15 employees have been fired over the company’s recent ignition switch recalls.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2014

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