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  1. GM previews its new system for hands-free drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS News

    General Motors is putting the final touches on a technology that allows the next generation of cars to practically drive themselves. Current car models include technology that can alert a driver when he or she is drifting into another lane and allows cars to parallel park themselves.

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  2. GM Scours Social Media to Find Car Defects, Ammann SaysRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Amid the worst safety-defect crisis in its history, General Motors Co. executives and staff have taken to social media to find customer complaints and identify quality issues long before they become a crisis.

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  3. Escaping the wealth gap can mean fleeing hometownsRead the original story

    Yesterday | WTOP-FM Washington

    This Illinois city already was struggling when Tara Holycross and her friends were kids riding their bikes to Custard Cup, swimming at the park district pool and hanging out in the Wendy's parking lot. Manufacturers that provided thousands of well-paying, middle-class jobs -- General Motors, General Electric, Hyster -- were closing.

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  4. Automakers aim to drive away car computer hackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Concord Monitor

    ... announced success in their challenge to hack a Model S made by Tesla Motors. Another American company, General Motors, has checked how Boeing and defense companies create systems to repel hackers, said Mark Reuss, GM's executive vice president of ...

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    23 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    This Illinois city already was struggling when Tara Holycross and her friends were kids riding their bikes to Custard Cup, swimming at the park district pool and hanging out in the Wendy's parking lot. Manufacturers that provided thousands of well-paying, middle class jobs - General Motors, General Electric, Hyster - were closing.

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  6. Uncle Sam lends Swiss economy a helping handRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Swissinfo

    ... global economic signals. Only five years ago, the US automobile industry was thrown into grave danger when General Motors almost went bust. But Witzleben is convinced that the premium car will remain king in the US for many years to come, ...

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  7. Scottish fact of the day: Buick Motor CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scotsman.com

    ... in the Buick Motor Company, formed by Buick later in 1903. The firm would later become the cornerstone of General Motors. But Buick accepted a pay-off in 1906, and left the company he'd founded with just one share in his possession. William C. ...

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  8. 10 years after fatal accident, conviction is reversed; GM knew its car was to blame but kept quietRead the original story

    Yesterday | ABA Journal

    ... req.). Although Candice Anderson had a trace amount of Xanax in her system, the cause of the accident, as General Motors concluded in a 2007 internal review, was linked to a faulty ignition switch. GM publicly acknowledged the link this week, but ...

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  9. GM investing $200 million in 2 Michigan plants for new vehicleRead the original story

    Yesterday | Canadian Plastics Magazine

    General Motors Co. is investing US$200 million in two plants in Michigan in order to expand vehicle manufacturing in that state.

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  10. Chemico Named Company of the Year by Michigan ChronicleRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... event include Roy Roberts and Earvin "Magic" Johnson, each of whom will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award; General Motors and Warren Evans, both slated to receive Newsmaker of the Year awards: Bishop Edgar Vann of Second Ebenezer Church, who is ...

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  11. GM Invests $200 Million in Two Michigan PlantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Auto Channel

    November 24, 2014: General Motors will invest $200 million in its Orion Assembly and Pontiac Metal Center plants to prepare for a future vehicle program. Orion will receive $160 million for tooling and equipment, and Pontiac will receive $40 million for new dies.

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  12. General Motors: Don't forget their recent pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    A while back I had a letter published regarding the atrocities committed by General Motors, and how I would never own another one My advice was to let them fail by not buying their vehicles. Two articles that ran in October related to GM's ongoing misdeeds. 1 comment

  13. As Ford spends big, GM joins aluminum with simple weldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    ... on the Cadillac CTS and the liftgates on the Chevrolet Suburban, GMC Yukon and Cadillac Escalade. DETROIT -- General Motors is adding more lightweight aluminum to its vehicles. But unlike Ford Motor Co., GM is not spending hundreds of millions of ...

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  14. Task force aspires to increase economic mobility for poorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Charlotte Observer

    ... County want to be," she said. Garmon-Brown grew up in the projects of Detroit. After her father, a General Motors worker, died when she was 2, her mother, Marinda Garmon, decided to tough it out in Detroit instead of moving her two daughters to her ...

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  15. Luxury goods company Shinola capitalising on DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... need more American success stories like Shinola in Detroit." Headquartered on the fifth floor of the former General Motors Argonaut research building, now an arts college, Shinola, in an amazing piece of marketing legerdemain, promotes this ...

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  16. Ford Recalls Fusion: Is It A Cause For Worry?Read the original story

    Sunday | GuruFocus.com

    ... year hovers around 250,000 units, which is an improvement of 20% over last year reported numbers. Larger peer General Motors ( GM ) has also had a tough year with record number of recalls. Let's check out what happened with the Ford Fusion. Software ...

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  17. Feds chastise Marchionne over Jeep recall, only 13% repaired so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Autoblog

    Following the significant outcry surrounding the General Motors and Takata airbag safety crises this year, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration seems to be taking a much more aggressive role in pushing owners to repair their recalled vehicles. In the agency's latest move, it's urging Jeep drivers to get their models fixed.

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  18. Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Here's Next Week's Game PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | TheStreet.com

    ... sticking with what's working right here in the good old USA. Cramer said he is still a fan of stocks like General Motors when they report Monday, but unfortunately he likes the companies a lot more than the stocks, which are now both too expensive. ...

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  19. GM Spending $200 Million at 2 Michigan PlantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | WILX-TV Lansing

    General Motors Co. says it will spend $200 million at two suburban Detroit plants for new vehicle production.

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  20. The New Head Of Cadillac Says It Isn't An Independent Luxury BrandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Cadillac's new head, Johan de Nysschen, made some very interesting comments about the General Motors division on a Barclay's conference call with analysts this week. de Nysschen said that Cadillac, which has been part of GM for a century, isn't really a separate brand.

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