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  1. TRW shareholders approve $13.5 billion takeover by ZFRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Automotive News

    ... and steering equipment for cars. It sells to nearly all major automakers, including Ford Motor Co. and General Motors. The companies said they had received notification from the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, which found there ...

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  2. WRAPUP 2-Takata, auto execs to face Senate over deadly air bag scandalRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Reuters

    ... public airing of Takata's air bag problem in a move reminiscent of congressional grillings Toyota Motor and General Motors executives faced over their recall crises in recent years. Key questions are whether Takata knew of and hid the air bag ...

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  3. Nominee for auto safety chief faces uphill climbRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... that time, has been vilified by lawmakers for its tardy reaction to a deadly ignition switch problem at General Motors dating back a decade and problems with air bags made by Takata Corp. that the agency also knew about for years. It's also become ...

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  4. Nominee for auto safety chief faces uphill...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | SFGate

    ... that time, has been vilified by lawmakers for its tardy reaction to a deadly ignition switch problem at General Motors dating back a decade and problems with air bags made by Takata Corp. that the agency also knew about for years. It's also become ...

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  5. Detroit, Mich.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Law.com

    In his Bankruptcy Update, Edward E. Neiger discusses the historic confirmation of the City of Detroit's plan of reorganization and the status of litigation that brought General Motors back before the bankruptcy court, along with the potential sale of Energy Future Holdings' stake in Oncor Electric and the successful sale of substantially all of Natrol Inc.'s assets. Edward E. Neiger is a co-managing partner at the law firm ASK LLP.

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  6. Obama picks NTSB member as new auto safety chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Park Record

    ... departure, NHTSA has come under fire for being too slow to react to widespread safety problems at General Motors and a growing crisis over air bags linked to multiple deaths and injuries. Lawmakers have been calling for the White House to name a new ...

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  7. GM: Parts Ready To Fix SUVs That Can Catch FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... we've added a whole new range of great items and features to help you get more [...] DETROIT (CBSMiami/AP) - General Motors said they will start notifying the 189,000 SUV owners who will need to replace faulty window switches that could catch fire. ...

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  8. GM Lays Off Some Lansing Grand River EmployeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    ... despite being told his second shift members will be out of a job come January, at least temporarily. General Motors announced the shift cuts on Tuesday. 6 News Nick Perreault wanted to see how workers and UAW leaders feel about the news. Over the ...

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  9. GM to Lay Off Hundreds at Sonic, ATS Plants Due to Slow SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Motor Trend

    General Motors announced this morning that it's going to cuts jobs and slow production at two of its Detroit-based assembly plants. The Lake Orion plant, which currently builds the Chevrolet Sonic and the Buick Verano, will see 160 layoffs, while the Lansing Grand River Plant that builds the Cadillac ATS and CTS will see about 350.

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  10. Stocks mixed...GM ready to fix SUV window switches...Supreme Court looks at state tax authorityRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... banks more than $3 billion for manipulating foreign-currency trading. DETROIT (AP) -- The owners of 189,000 General Motors SUVs soon won't have to park them outside the garage for fear that they will catch fire. The company says it will start ...

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  11. GM: Parts Ready To Fix SUVs That Can Catch FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... Directions Send a comment or suggestion to the CBS Detroit web [] DETROIT (AP ) - For the owners of 189,000 General Motors SUVs, the days of parking them outside the garage for fear that they could catch fire will soon come to an end. The company, ...

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  12. GM Lays Off Workers at Lake Orion, Lansing PlantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Automobile Magazine

    Relatively low demand for a few General Motors models means that the company is laying off around 510 workers at its Lake Orion and Lansing Grand River plants in Michigan. The Lake Orion plant will lay off approximately 160 employees starting at the beginning of 2015, and the Lansing plant will reduce capacity to one shift until the next-generation Chevrolet Camaro begins production.

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  13. As gas prices slide, car buyers shun hybrids for sizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Brian Johnson. "The days of having to be ashamed of your Yukon seem to be fading," he said, referring to General Motors' full-sized SUV powered by a V8 engine. Analysts and industry executives say SUV and truck sales have been rising already before ...

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  14. GM ordered switches nearly 2 months before recallRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    Emails showing that General Motors ordered a half-million replacement ignition switches nearly two months before telling the government of a safety recall will be heavily scrutinized by federal prosecutors, who are investigating GM's conduct, according to legal experts. The email chain, released Monday by an attorney suing GM, again raises questions about how forthcoming GM has been with safety regulators and lawmakers, as well as a GM-funded investigation into the defective switches by former U.S. Attorney Anton Valukas.

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  15. GM scrambled to get new ignition switches 2 months before recall. Why the delay?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    An employee holds General Motors ignition assembly parts, including the parts affected under the automaker's recalls. It took GM two months before ordering new parts to announce the recall, a new report says.

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  16. Affirmations Hires WBB+McCormack for Executive Director Search -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... and has a significant cash reserve. Resources of the Center include the Pittmann-Puckett Art Gallery, General Motors Foundation Media Center, Bayard Rustin Library, David Bohnett Cyber Center & Cafe, Helpline, and a rooftop sky deck and excellent ...

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  17. GM laying off 510 workers at plants in Metro Detroit and LansingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | MLive.com

    General Motors is laying off some 510 hourly workers at plants in Lansing and Metro Detroit's Lake Orion.

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  18. RPT-As gas prices slide, U.S. car buyers go for size, shun hybridsRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Reuters

    ... Brian Johnson. "The days of having to be ashamed of your Yukon seem to be fading," he said, referring to General Motors' full-sized SUV powered by a V8 engine. Analysts and industry executives say SUV and truck sales have been rising already before ...

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  19. Detroit Symphony Orchestra Beings Educational TourRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    General Motors says its Lansing Grand River Assembly plant will drop down to a single shift starting in January 2015. General Motors says its Lansing Grand River Assembly plant will drop down to a single shift starting in January 2015.

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  20. Father, Son Sentencing In Livingston County Road Rage CaseRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    General Motors says its Lansing Grand River Assembly plant will drop down to a single shift starting in January 2015. Five boys have filed a lawsuit against the Grand Rapids school district, accusing officials of failing to protect them against the sexual advances of a female teacher.

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