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  1. Elmore Leonard, a Book Club DelightRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | CMRLS News

    ... his family had lived for years. He was 87. Leonard's father Elmore John Leonard Sr. was a site locator for General Motors so the family moved around a lot finally settling in Detroit. Leonard started out writing Westerns but went on to specialize in ...

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  2. Texas declines to force GM to issue park-it order for recalled carsRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... continue driving. Judge Nelva Gonzales Ramos has refused to issue a "park it" order that would have required General Motors to tell owners of over 2 million recalled cars to stop driving them immediately. Instead, she deferred the decision to the ...

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  3. Police: No injuries after Tech Center responseRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News

    Police say a hazardous materials situation at a General Motors Co. facility north of Detroit has been cleared with no injuries.

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  4. U.S. Automakers Take Hit on Recalls, ReliabilityRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    This year is on track to be the biggest ever for recalls. General Motors and Toyota are recalling over 6 million vehicles each, and last month Toyota settled criminal charges with the Justice Department, paying a $1.2 billion penalty.

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  5. GM talkRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Detroit News

    Mary Barra , CEO of General Motors, speaks at the 2014 Automotive Forum April 15 in New York.

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  6. GM 1Q Global Sales Up 2 PctRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Manufacturing.net

    General Motors says it sold 2.42 million cars and trucks in the first three months of the year, keeping it slightly ahead of Volkswagen in the global sales race.

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  7. Videos: Detroit automakers unveil key performance, small vehicles in Big AppleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... Three used the 2014 New York International Auto Show to unveil two vehicle types: Performance and small cars. General Motors Co., Ford Motor Co. and Chrysler combined for seven new or significantly redesigned vehicle unveilings during four press ...

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  8. GM global sales up 2 percent to 2.42MRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Reporter

    General Motors says it sold 2.42 million cars and trucks in the first three months of the year, keeping it slightly ahead of Volkswagen in the global sales race.

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  9. Tony Francavilla: Deep roots in Lansing serve GM, region wellRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Lansing State Journal

    ... on that. Lansing has been a car town dating back to Ransom E. Olds, whose company was eventually purchased by General Motors in 1908. As with the economy, manufacturing has seen highs and lows, yet throughout the years we've maintained mutual ...

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  10. GM's recalled Cobalt a failure from the startRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 4029TV.com

    The Chevrolet Cobalt, the car at the center of the General Motors recall crisis, was a losing bet from the start.

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  11. GM Invests $449 Million In Next Chevrolet Volt and VariantsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Automobile Magazine

    Over the next two years, General Motors will spend $449 million to upgrade and retool its Detroit-Hamtramck Chevrolet Volt assembly plant in preparation for the next-generation Volt and the addition of two models new to the plant.

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  12. 13 GM traffic deaths are tied to a 57-cent partRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The Campbell Reporter

    The fix for a faulty ignition switch linked to 13 traffic deaths would have cost just 57 cents, members of Congress said Tuesday as they demanded answers from General Motors' new CEO on why the automaker took 10 years to recall cars with the defect.

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  13. Judge: No GM park-it order neededRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    General Motors doesn't have to take the unprecedented step of telling car owners that 2.59 million vehicles it recalled are unsafe to drive until faulty ignition switches are fixed, a federal judge in Texas ruled Thursday.

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  14. Judge refuses to order - park it now' notices for GM recallRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... and DispatchPolitics.com. Subscribe today! DETROIT (AP) - A federal judge has rejected a request to compel General Motors Co. to tell customers to stop driving millions of cars that have been recalled for defective ignition switches. Attorneys ...

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  15. New GM's talk is getting oldRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Detroit News

    General Motors Co.' s campaign to prove it's new is making it look pretty old - and using the world's largest media market to do it.

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  16. GM asks feds for protection once againRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Detroit News

    ... have easily been fixed - and responds by asking the federal government to protect it from the consequences. General Motors is doing once again what General Motors does, which is hiding behind government power when it can't run its company properly. ...

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  17. Welcome Mat: The latest and greatest for your homeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Detroit News

    ... on Cass in Detroit, from 6:30-8 p.m. April 25. Acton, who studied at Cranbrook Academy of Art, worked for General Motors before leaving to launch his own furniture business. Nora offers two Hugh Acton benches, designed by the artist in 1954, with ...

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  18. Tesla, GM pushing to zap battery costs, analysts sayRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Teslas like the one pictured run on lithium ion batteries. Though everyone in New Mexico is watching Tesla Motors for its next move, the announcement that General Motors will spend $450 million on a battery plant for its new electric cars also has the automotive world buzzing.

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  19. GM 1Q global sales up 2 pct to 2.42MRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    General Motors says it sold 2.42 million cars and trucks in the first three months of the year, keeping it slightly ahead of Volkswagen in the global sales race.

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  20. GM to stick with marketing plan despite recallRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | USA Today

    General Motors, under siege for the recall of 2.6 million small cars with defective ignition switches, will not change the strategy for selling its current lineup of new cars and trucks.

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