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  1. On Native GroundIT'S Time for a New CapitalismRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... inept planning out in the back yard. BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 14, 2005 -- The sarcastic joke has become reality: General Motors and Ford are large health care and pension companies which happen to make some automobiles and trucks. Even opponants of ...

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  2. UAW will seek wage increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Toledo Blade

    ... can earn about $18 an hour, while pay for older workers has remained unchanged. Since the emergence of General Motors Co. and Chrysler Group LLC from bankruptcy in 2009, GM and Ford Motor Co. have earned billions in profits while Chrysler has become ...

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  3. Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To 42Read the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... CBS Detroit web [] DETROIT (AP) - At least 42 people have died and 58 have been injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches. GM knew about faulty ignition switches in Chevrolet Cobalts and other small cars for ...

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  4. GM Death Toll Related To Ignition Switches Rises To 42Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Switched

    JUNE 5: A General Motors logo is shown at the General Motors Technical Center, where today Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra held a press conference on June 5, 2014 in Warren, Michigan. Barra spoke to provide an update on GM's internal investigation into the ignition switch recall at the General Motors Technical Center.

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  5. United Auto Workers head: Companies can raise pay, be competitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Deseret News

    ... Both sides will have to balance the competing interests when contract talks open with Fiat Chrysler, Ford and General Motors this summer. Williams, who replaced Bob King as president in June, conceded that rank-and-file factory workers want to share ...

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  6. UAW head: Companies can raise pay, be competitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Both sides will have to balance the competing interests when contract talks open with Fiat Chrysler, Ford and General Motors this summer. Williams, who replaced Bob King as president in June, conceded that rank-and-file factory workers want to share ...

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  7. General Motors, Ford, Fiat Chrysler can afford to raise pay, says UAWRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... Both sides will have to balance the competing interests when contract talks open with Fiat Chrysler, Ford and General Motors this summer. Williams, who replaced Bob King as president in June, conceded that rank-and-file factory workers want to share ...

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  8. United Auto Workers President Dennis Williams addresses the media in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | USA Today

    The president of the United Auto Workers union said Monday that he will push for a wage increase for longtime autoworkers in contract talks with General Motors, Ford and Chrysler next year. UAW plans higher wage push from Detroit's Big 3 DETROIT -- The president of the United Auto Workers union said Monday that he will push for a wage increase for longtime autoworkers in contract talks with General Motors, Ford and Chrysler next year.

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  9. UAW Will Seek Higher Wages From U.S. Automakers in 2015Read the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... can now earn about $18 an hour, while pay for older workers has remained unchanged. Since the emergence of General Motors Co. and Chrysler Group LLC from bankruptcy in 2009, GM and Ford Motor Co. (F) have earned billions in profits while Chrysler ...

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  10. Is Novavax Really Worth 25 Times As Much As Vical?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... 2001 price). In the left column he shows the value of Aetna ($4.4B), Delta Airlines ($3.6B), Ford ($32.4B), General Motors ($26.5B) Lockheed Martin ($19.8B), New York Times ($6.8B), and Tiffany &Co ($4.3B) all adding up to slightly less than Toyota ...

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  11. Approved death claims related to GM ignition switch recall rise to 42Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | MLive.com

    The number of approved death compensation claims related to a recall of a faulty General Motors ignition switch has risen to 42. The claims were approved by a fund set up by GM to compensate victims of a defective part in mid-to-late-2000s model cars that has led to a massive recall and a federal investigation. The number of approved claims stood at 19 in mid-September and had grown steadily to 36 at the beginning of December.

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  12. Corvette Stingray's LT1 V8 Chosen One of Ward's 10 Best Engines for Second Consecutive YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Corvettes

    General Motors has a new piece of hardware for their trophy case thanks to WardsAuto , who selected the C7 Corvette LT1 V8 as one of their 10 Best Engines for 2015, the second straight year that the LT1 was so honored. To be eligible for the Ward's 10 Best Engines competition, an engine or propulsion system must be all new or significantly re-engineered and available in the U.S. market with a base price not exceeding $60,000.

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  13. Report: Here's what the UAW will be angling for in next year's contract negotiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Autoblog

    The United Auto Workers union is about to enter a new round of negotiations with the Detroit Three automakers, and this time, the focus is on the end of the two-tier wage system. Introduced in 2007, the two-tier wage system was enacted to allow General Motors , Ford and Chrysler to categorize its hourly employees under two categories: Tier 1 for veteran employees with full rights and benefits, and Tier 2 for short-term or entry-level employees compensated under a different schedule.

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  14. Storing hydrogen underground could boost transportation, energy securityRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Pleasanton Weekly

    ... such as natural gas, solar and wind, said Daniel Dedrick, Sandia hydrogen program manager. As Toyota, General Motors, Hyundai and others move ahead with plans to develop and sell or lease hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles, practical storage of ...

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  15. Ford sees big profits from high-end versions of its F-150 pickupRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | USA Today

    ... extras that it isn't hard to hit the high price. While Ford has pushed high-end trucks most aggressively, General Motors and Chrysler's Ram have also discovered the luxe-truck possibilities. Even Toyota got in on the act with its 1792 edition of the ...

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  16. GM's Latest Loyalty Weapon: LoanersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Advertising Age

    ... customers and as demos -- up from exactly zero two years ago. His dealership is part of a huge expansion of General Motors ' Courtesy Transportation Program, a bid to create better loyalty via the service lane and by getting more people to try ...

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  17. 3 Cheap Growth Stocks You Can Buy Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... figure around or below one would constitute a cheap stock. ) I'm not going to lie: it's been a rough year for General Motors. I've personally lost count of how many automotive recalls Detroit automakers have racked up this year, but based on a ...

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  18. 10 automakers shack up in Detroit hotel to talk Takata airbagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Autoblog

    ... floor if consumers decide its models are a health hazards. The Detroit News reports that Toyota , Honda , General Motors , Ford , Chrysler , Mazda , BMW , Nissan , Mitsubishi and Subaru met in a hotel conference room near the Detroit Metropolitan ...

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  19. The Chevrolet Colorado Just Beat Ford's F-150, but Does It Really Matter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... its next-generation F-150. Instead, the full-size F-150 got beaten by the Chevy Colorado from crosstown rival General Motors ( ) , in the company's return to the nearly forgotten midsize truck segment, where sales have dropped significantly since ...

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  20. China auto sales slow in November as dea...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Korea Herald

    ... will increase annual production capacity in the country to 400,000 vehicles from its current 300,000 units. General Motors Co., which counts China as its biggest market, posted a second straight monthly drop in sales of its Wuling vehicles in ...

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