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  1. United Way Kicks Off Torch Campaign To Raise $42 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... things get accomplished on the toughest social issues, and we flat out can not do that alone," said Brennan. General Motors president and chairman of this year's United Way campaign, Dan Ammann, says providing more education is a top priority. "The ...

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  2. GM expert says 21 ignition switch deaths eligible for compensation fromRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    DETROIT – The death toll from crashes involving General Motors small cars with faulty ignition switches is at least 21. Attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by the company to compensate victims, said Monday in an Internet posting that he received 143 death claims as of Friday, and 21 of those have been deemed eligible for payments. A spokeswoman said the rest of the claims are under review and not all will be eligible.

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  3. GM expert says 21 deaths eligible for compensationRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... a University of Virginia student before she disappeared. DETROIT (AP) - The death toll from crashes involving General Motors small cars with faulty ignition switches is at least 21. Attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by the company to ...

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  4. Death toll due to faulty ignition switches in GM cars rises to 21Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | San Bernardino County Sun

    DETROIT >> The death toll from crashes involving General Motors small cars with faulty ignition switches has risen to at least 21. Compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg says in an Internet posting he received 143 death claims as of Friday. He has determined that 21 are eligible for compensation so far.

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  5. Pay gap remains under Lear UAW contract after demise of two-tier wagesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Automotive News

    ... on a different compensation track and can never catch veteran workers, Dias said. The UAW and Chrysler Group, General Motors and Ford Motor Co. are expected to begin negotiations in earnest in January. The Lear hourly workers staged a one-day strike ...

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  6. Texas Hospital Investigates Tuberculosis Exposure in Newborn AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KRVN-AM Lexington

    Pennsylvania State Police are continuing the hunt for a man accused of killing a state trooper and wounding another in an ambush, saying that they believe... -- Indonesian authorities say Chicago native Tommy Schaefer admitted that he killed his girlfriend's mother while the family vacationed last month at the upsc... -- General Motors is recalling more than 220,000 vehicles due to brake pad malfunctions that may result in a fire. The defect can cause the pads to stay partly engag... -- Three new releases held the top spots at this weekend's box office, with sci-fi action thriller The Maze Runner dominating at number one.

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  7. Indiana UAW Approves Lear Corp ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Manufacturing.net

    ... to get rid of the second-tier wage could be an indication of how it will handle contract talks next year with General Motors Co., Ford Motor Co. and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV. "The agreement is a victory not just for the workers at our plant, but ...

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  8. Cohda Applauds News of GM's First 'connected car'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Auto Channel

    Sept. 22, 2014: Global connected vehicle technology leader Cohda Wireless has welcomed news that General Motors' first intelligent "connected car" is due off the production lines within the next two years. Delphi Automotive PLC, a company that will supply GM with connectivity technology to let cars "talk" with one another and provide drivers with critical safety information, uses Cohda's safety applications software.

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  9. Is This How GM Will Beat Tesla Motors?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    GM said at the time that it was a preview of Cadillac's future direction. Source: General Motors.

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  10. How Will General Motors' Plans To Develop New Technology Affect Its Future?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    General Motors will introduce vehicles with hands free, automated driving systems and Wi-Fi connected communication systems between vehicles by 2016. Officials of the company declined to comment about how much this super cruise feature will cost on the new vehicle.

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  11. GM recalls Cadillacs, Impalas as Chrysler to fix Jeeps, DodgesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    General Motors, the largest U.S. automaker, is recalling some Cadillac and Impala cars while Chrysler called back some Jeep and Dodge sport utility vehicles, according to government reports on Saturday. The GM recall may affect 132,921 vehicles, including 2013 to 2015 Cadillac XTS models made from Feb. 14, 2012, to Aug. 22, 2014, and 2014 to 2015 Chevrolet Impalas made from Jan. 15, 2013, to Aug. 22, 2014, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said in a Sept.

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  12. Report: Ray Rice Suspension Appeal Will Claim Videotape EditedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... -- and pay dearly for it -- says he's ready to try again.Mikhail Khodorkovsky was once ... (DETROIT) -- General Motors is recalling more than 220,000 vehicles due to brake pad malfunctions that may result in a fire. The defect can cause the pads to ...

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  13. Here's Your Eye-Popping, Leaf-Peeping Fall Foliage ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    With less daylight and cooler nights, trees begin to change color.By late ... -- The last Russian oligarch to challenge President Vladimir Putin politically -- and pay dearly for it -- says he's ready to try again.Mikhail Khodorkovsky was once ... -- General Motors is recalling more than 220,000 vehicles due to brake pad malfunctions that may result in a fire. The defect can cause the pads to stay partly engag... -- The City of El Paso's Department of Public Health is investigating a tuberculosis exposure at a local hospital affecting more than 700 patients and 40 empl... -- Three new releases held the top spots at this weekend's box office, with sci-fi action thriller The Maze Runner dominating at number one.

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  14. Ray J Denies Dating "Love & Hip Hop Hollywood" Co-Star Teairra Mari for Nine YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... -- and pay dearly for it -- says he's ready to try again.Mikhail Khodorkovsky was once ... (DETROIT) -- General Motors is recalling more than 220,000 vehicles due to brake pad malfunctions that may result in a fire. The defect can cause the pads to ...

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  15. Tier 2 wage fight at Lear moves to Detroit 3Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Automotive News

    ... 2007 as part of a concessionary contract designed to help the automakers restore profits. The UAW and Ford, General Motors, and Chrysler Group are preparing for contract talks next year. The four-year contract expires in September. In June, Williams ...

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  16. New Cadillac boss dusts off Audi playbook, pushes autonomyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Automotive News

    ... next year - but it's struggling to overcome a faded brand image. And Cadillac wants to stand apart from the General Motors mothership, even though it lacks the scale to compete head-on with the likes of BMW and Mercedes-Benz. De Nysschen, 54, was ...

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  17. UAW local ratifies Lear contract ending 2-tier wagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Automotive News

    ... wages and benefits than veteran co-workers for doing the same jobs, Dias said. The UAW and Chrysler Group, General Motors and Ford Motor Co. are expected to begin negotiations in earnest in January. The Lear hourly workers staged a one-day strike a ...

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  18. General Motors issues recall due to braking issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Business Journal

    General Motors is recalling 221,000 vehicles due to possible braking issues it says could cause excessive heat and poor performance, the Detroit News reports . The recall effects 2013 -2015 model Cadillac XTS cars and 2014-2015 Chevrolet Impalas.

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  19. In the driving seat of South Africa's money machineRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CNN

    ... only global car brand with production plants and ambition in the region. Auto giants like Toyota, Ford and General Motors have big operations in the Eastern Cape. While Ford is focused on making engines in the country, Toyota has produced some of ...

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  20. Jason Aldean Explains Why You Won't Find Him Smiling in Press PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    On Wednesday, the Farm Foundation hosted a forum at the National Press Club looking at some of the complex issues involved in the proposed rule regarding waters of the United ... -- Pennsylvania State Police are continuing the hunt for a man accused of killing a state trooper and wounding another in an ambush, saying that they believe... -- The last Russian oligarch to challenge President Vladimir Putin politically -- and pay dearly for it -- says he's ready to try again.Mikhail Khodorkovsky was once ... -- General Motors is recalling more than 220,000 vehicles due to brake pad malfunctions that may result in a fire.

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