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  1. General Motors predicts pretax earnings increase, profit margin rise this yearRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Hometown Annapolis

    General Motors says it expects pretax earnings and profit margins to increase this year over last, after adjusting last year for recall costs. The company also predicts improved automotive results in all of its regions.

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  2. Performance cars, experimentation at Detroit auto show reflects industry's optimismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... that involved 60 million cars and trucks in the U.S. last year seem to have faded in consumers' minds. General Motors, which accounted for half the total, saw U.S. sales climb 5 per cent in 2014. The health of the car industry can be measured by the ...

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  3. Decorated World War II Vet, General Motors Pilot DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Patch.com

    A highly decorated World War II veteran, retired General Motors pilot and longtime Plymouth resident, Albert Himes Stanwood Jr., died Monday at the age of 95. Born April 2, 1919, in Providence, RI, he was the son of Albert Himes and Marion Louise Stanwood. He graduated with a degree in business from Bryant College in Providence in 1939, joined the Army Air Corps and completed flight school in July 1941.

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  4. GM sees improved profit in 2015 on China, US growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Business Times

    General Motors Co on Wednesday forecast its 2015 operating profit will increase from last year due mostly to growth in its two largest auto markets, China and the United States. [DETROIT] General Motors Co on Wednesday forecast its 2015 operating profit will increase from last year due mostly to growth in its two largest auto markets, China and the United States.

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  5. Google To Partner With Car Manufacturers For Self-Driving CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Ubergizmo

    Given that Google isn't a car manufacturer, we reckon that if the company had plans to mass produce their self-driving cars , they'd either have to spend a ton of money setting up the process, or they could approach it like they would with Android, which is to license out their technology to other companies with those capabilities. Now earlier we had heard that General Motors had expressed their interest in working with Google in developing self-driving cars, and recently Google themselves had announced that they too are looking to work with other car manufacturers as well.

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  6. Google partners with auto suppliers on self-driving carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Mail on Sunday

    ... Chris Urmson, director of Google's self-driving car project, said. Google is talking to car giants including General Motors Co, Ford Motor Co, Toyota Motor Corp, DaimlerAG and Volkswagen AG in a bid to bring self driving cars to the road in 2020. ...

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  7. General Motors makes no promises on Oshawa's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    General Motors Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra and Executive Vice President and President of North America Alan Batey introduce the 2016 Chevrolet Volt at the North American International Auto Show in Cobo Center in Downtown Detroit Monday Jan. 12, 2015. General Motors Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra and Executive Vice President and President of North America Alan Batey introduce the 2016 Chevrolet Volt at the North American International Auto Show in Cobo Center in Downtown Detroit Monday Jan. 12, 2015.

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  8. GM expects better profitability, fewer recallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | USA Today

    General Motors expects better profitability this year after a 2014 in which the cost of repairing tens of millions of recalled vehicles and a weak European economy dampened strong earnings in North America and GM expects better profitability, fewer recalls General Motors expects better profitability this year after a 2014 in which the cost of repairing tens of millions of recalled vehicles and a weak European economy dampened strong earnings in North America and Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1ILueu2 General Motors CEO Mary Barra, center left, talks with GM Executive Vice President, Global Product Development Mark Reuss at the debut of the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V during media previews for the North American International Auto Show in Detroit Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015.

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  9. Let's take a peek at Mary Barra's 2015 to-do list at General MotorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Business Journal

    General Motors CEO Mary Barra had a rocky first year on the job, but has a chance to craft a very different . General Motors CEO Mary Barra 's tenure started with celebration, as she became the first female chief executive of a major global automaker maker.

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  10. Elon Musk: Ramping up production of affordable Tesla may take yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | SiliconValley.com

    A day after General Motors unveiled a prototype of an affordable, long-range electric vehicle by 2017, Tesla Motors's chief executive, Elon Musk, said it could take until 2020 to put a comparable mass-market EV into full production. Tesla could start selling its Model 3 by 2017, but Musk acknowledged that it could take years to develop the manufacturing capacity to fulfill demand.

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  11. Jalopnik Hosts a Q&A with Corvette Chief Engineer Tadge JuechterRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Corvettes

    ... room. Q: I heard Ford has a halo sports car now, and Dodge put 700+ horsepower in an old Mercedes. Can General Motors keep up? TADGE: We're pedaling as fast as we can. The Z06 is on the road right now and satisfying a great many customers. Q: I ...

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  12. General Motors: A Dazzling Star At Detroit Auto ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | GuruFocus.com

    While Ford showed off its new models at the Detroit Auto show, General Motors did not take the back bench and unveiled two Australian-designed vehicles. When General Motors made the decision to close down their Australian factories by 2017, it had pledged that the Australian design studio would remain open, and these two concept models displayed at Detroit were designed at the studio.

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  13. The future of Australia's car industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... car ranks at airports - is likely to come from China when Holden shuts its Adelaide factory in late 2017. General Motors unveiled a Buick luxury sedan in Detroit overnight that was designed and built in Holden's styling studios in Port Melbourne. ...

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  14. GM reports second straight year of record global salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | MLive.com

    General Motors said Wednesday its global vehicle deliveries in 2014 rose 2 percent year-over-year to 9,924,880 units, marking a second straight year of record sales for the Detroit automaker.

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  15. GM sets company sales record but falls behind VolkswagenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | SFGate

    This Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014 photo shows a 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 4WD LTZ Crew Cab pickup truck at Miami Lakes AutoMall in Miami Lakes, Fla. General Motors Co.

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  16. Chrysler and GM still owe taxpayers $10 billion dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Who can forget the Democrats led by Vice President Joe Biden at their national convention in 2012 promoting the idea that Bin Laden was dead and Detroit was alive and thriving thanks to the Obama administration ? In reality, Osama Bin Laden is dead, but the federal bailout of the U.S. auto industry has cost American taxpayers $10 billion, new figures disclose. Ironically, the U.S. Treasury Department actually announced last December the official end of the automobile industry bailout after loans given to General Motors and Chrysler had been "repaid to the government's satisfaction."

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  17. What Mary Barra's Growth Plans And A Beautiful New Buick Say About GM In 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... or car companies. What's yours? After massive safety recalls marred what should have been a banner year for General Motors in 2014, Chief Executive Mary Barra told Wall Street to expect improved profits in 2015, even as the automaker plows more ...

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  18. General Motors predicts pretax earnings increase, profit margin rise this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Brandon Sun

    General Motors says it expects pretax earnings and profit margins to increase this year over last, after adjusting last year for recall costs. At a Deutsche Bank automotive conference in Detroit on Wednesday, GM also reiterated 2016 financial targets of 10 per cent pretax profit margins in North America and a return to profitability in Europe, where it last made a full-year profit in 1999.

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  19. Toyota Tacoma 2016 introduced at the NAIAS 2015 in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... in an interview with BBC Radio 1 that her first pregnancy was a bad experience but it hasn't deterred... General Motors has confirmed to not run a Super Bowl 2015 commercial, joining a growing list of car makers skipping the... The 12th annual ...

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  20. UPDATE 2-GM sees improved profit in 2015 on China, U.S. growthRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Reuters

    General Motors Co on Wednesday forecast its 2015 operating profit will increase from last year due mostly to growth in its two largest auto markets, China and the United States. As it moves past a year marred by massive recalls from a defective ignition switch linked to at least 45 deaths, GM said modest growth in global vehicle sales this year would help the largest U.S. automaker post improved results in all of its regions.

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