UAW-represented janitors at some GM plants go on strike; impact on auto production unclear The United Auto Workers had told GM that autoworkers would report for their shifts Sunday even though the union's contract expired at midnight.
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UAW says 'significant differences' remain as GM contract deadline looms In a letter to union officers Saturday evening, a UAW official said the contract with GM would not be extended, but no immediate strike was planned.
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Trump Goes After General Motors
President Donald Trump doesn’t want any U.S. company doing business with China. He recently pointed out General Motors for opening major plants in China before he took office. According to Reuters,..
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Top CEOs pledge to put employees over profits
Companies should focus on social responsibilities as well as profits, the Business Roundtable, a group of corporate chief executives that includes the head of the largest U.S. bank and the CEO of the..
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Pickups drive GM's profit beat
General Motors stuck to its upbeat earnings forecast, defying a global industry slowdown with strong sales of pickup trucks in North America. Fred Katayama reports.
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General Motors could face first strike in 12 years The automaker is facing a weekend deadline to hammer out a new contract with the United Auto Workers CBS News - Published 2 days ago
GM recalls nearly 3.5 million trucks & SUVs over issues with braking systems Under pressure from the federal government, General Motors is recalling more than 3.4 million big pickup trucks and SUVs in the U.S to fix a brake problem. The recall covers the Chevrolet Silverado and.. CBS News - Published 3 days ago GM recalls 3.8 million vehicles in North America due to braking issue General Motors Co said Wednesday it was recalling 3.46 million U.S. pickup trucks and SUVs to address a vacuum pump issue that could make braking more difficult and that has been linked to 113.. Reuters - Published 4 days ago Also reported by • CBS News
GM issues recall of 3.4 million pickup trucks, SUVs to fix brake problem The recall covers certain models of Chevrolet, GMC and Cadillac cars, including the Chevy Silverado and the GMC Sierra.
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Trump Slams GM as its Chinese workforce now outnumbers U.S. President Trump is again picking on a favorite corporate target, urging the Detroit automaker to bring jobs home CBS News - Published 2 weeks ago
Trump would cost General Motors billions if he actually orders business out of China The famous automaker makes a shocking 43% of its annual global vehicle sales in China.
USATODAY.com - Published 3 weeks ago OnStar faces firestorm over baby in locked car, tries to explain what happened Social media users lambaste GM's OnStar over its failure to unlock a car with a baby inside.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 15, 2019
GM is slowing production of a popular SUV to align market demand GM is cutting a third shift in Mexico and shutting down a plant in Ontario for a week to better align supply of the Equinox SUV with market demand.s
USATODAY.com - Published on August 8, 2019
New York Giants, Mike Francesa feud on Twitter over access to GM Dave Gettleman Mike Francesa has not been kind to New York Giants GM Dave Gettleman. The Giants didn't allow the host to interview the GM, sparking more controversy.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 7, 2019
What's next for Peyton Manning? Coach? GM? Owner? TV analyst? All options are open Peyton Manning, a surefire first-ballot Pro Football Hall of Famer in 2021, is keeping his post-playing NFL career options open.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 5, 2019
‘Man, Oh Manischewitz’: Kosher Food Merger Opens New Chapter for Famous Name Kayco is acquiring Manischewitz and its best-selling matzo, a move that to many observant Jews is akin to General Motors taking over Ford. NYTimes.com - Published on August 2, 2019 These companies are buying thousands of American cars made by Ford, GM, Fiat Chrysler 24/7 Wall St. compiled a list of the companies with the largest fleets of vehicles made by the Big Three American Automakers.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 1, 2019
Democrats pass up chance to dent GM on job cuts in Detroit debates Detroit-based General Motors Co emerged from two days of Democratic debates in its hometown largely unscathed as 2020 White House hopefuls largely passed up an opportunity to criticize it for.. Reuters - Published on August 1, 2019 GM's self-driving car division postpones launch of robot taxis General Motors is delaying the launch of its self-driving cars, which it had promised to launch in the form of a ride-sharing service this year.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 24, 2019
Redesigned C8 Corvette Stingray ditches manual transmission: The stick shift is dying General Motors said the redesigned Corvette Stingray will eliminate the manual transmission, putting the stick shift one step closer to the grave.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 19, 2019 See photos of GM's Chevrolet Corvette since 1953 Considered to be the most collectible car of all time, the Corvette is the quintessential American sports car. General Motors debuted the car in 1953.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 17, 2019
UAW head to GM: “It’s your turn to invest in us” The president of the United Auto Workers is telling General Motors that it’s the automaker’s turn to invest in its workers (July 16)
USATODAY.com - Published on July 16, 2019 Mike Francesa rips Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen during interview: 'You've done a lousy job' As the Mets' season continues to spiral, the legendary New York radio host went off on the team's GM during an interview.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 13, 2019
Here's how hackers are making your Tesla, GM and Chrysler less vulnerable to attack GM, Chrysler and Tesla pay 'white hat' hackers to break into cars' systems. It's how they find and correct flaws, aiming to keep drivers safer.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 5, 2019 G.M. Leaves Lordstown Behind in Hard Bet on Future Watch our new TV show from The New York Times on FX and Hulu. NYTimes.com - Published on July 5, 2019
Ohio community faces tough choices as GM plant prepares to shut down Trumbull County's plant is one of five in North America stopping production and where thousands rely on GM directly and indirectly for their livelihood CBS News - Published on June 24, 2019 He wanted out of his timeshares — he never predicted the nightmare ahead There's no easy exit, as consumers lose thousands of dollars trying to unload timeshares. A General Motors retiree tells his story.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 13, 2019
Patriots file tampering charge against Texans for pursuit of Nick Caserio, per report The defending-champion Patriots have alleged the Texans violated the NFL's anti-tampering policy in connection with Houston's GM vacancy.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 12, 2019 Automakers Tell Trump His Pollution Rules Could Mean ‘Untenable’ Instability and Lower Profits In a letter signed by 17 industry giants including Ford, General Motors and Toyota, the firms asked Mr. Trump to go back to the negotiating table. NYTimes.com - Published on June 6, 2019
Goodbye, potholes: GM to test airless, puncture-proof Michelin tires GM is teaming with Michelin to create a tire that doesn't need air and will not puncture. The tires will roll out to customers in 2024.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 6, 2019 Trump's Mexico tariffs could cost Detroit automakers billions If carmakers pass on costs to consumers, vehicle prices could rise by almost $2,500 for GM products, estimate says, and US sales could drop by 3M.
USATODAY.com - Published on May 31, 2019
GM's Cadillac unveils two new performance cars: the 2020 CT4-V and 2020 CT5-V The 2020 Cadillac CT4-V and CT5-V performance sedans made their debut as GM aims to rejuvenate luxury sedan sales.
USATODAY.com - Published on May 31, 2019 Why Fiat Chrysler wants to buy Renault Proposed $40 billion merger would create the third-biggest global car company, topping General Motors CBS News - Published on May 28, 2019
Savior of G.M. Lordstown Plant, Hailed by Trump, Is a Corporate Cipher The electric-truck venture hailed by President Trump exists almost entirely on paper and would need $300 million to get the factory running again. NYTimes.com - Published on May 28, 2019 NBA post-lottery mock draft: Predicting the entire first round After last week's NBA draft lottery, we know the order. But we still have to wait a month to see who goes where. So until then, we're playing GM.
USATODAY.com - Published on May 22, 2019
GM engineers hid secret tailgate in storage room for 2 years The secret story behind one of the most innovative features on the new 2019 GMC Sierra pickup, made by General Motors.
USATODAY.com - Published on May 20, 2019 Jets fire GM Mike Maccagnan; coach Adam Gase acting GM The New York Jets have fired general manager Mike Maccagnan and coach Adam Gase will serve as the acting GM in his place
USATODAY.com - Published on May 15, 2019
Pelicans coach takes shot at Knicks, fellow tankers; GM believes Anthony Davis could stay Alvin Gentry couldn't contain his emotions as New Orleans won the NBA draft lottery and the right to sign Zion Williamson.
USATODAY.com - Published on May 15, 2019 How Trump's trade war has hit these big-name stocks Apple, Boeing, Intel, Tesla, Caterpillar and GM are among those that dropped since the president's May 5 tariff tweets CBS News - Published on May 14, 2019
GM says it has a plan to save Ohio jobs -- not so fast Company tapped to buy the automaker's shuttered Lordstown, Ohio, factory has lost money for 11 straight years CBS News - Published on May 9, 2019 General Motors shutters Ohio plant while promising jobs General Motors announced it will create 450 new job in Ohio, just months after the automobile maker ended production at its Lordstown, Ohio, plant, devastating the local community. New York Times.. CBS News - Published on May 9, 2019
GM in talks to sell shuttered factory in Lordstown, Ohio "I guess that means they're done in Lordstown," said disappointed auto workers chief who'd hoped GM would stay in town CBS News - Published on May 8, 2019 Trump says GM will sell shuttered Lordstown, Ohio plant to electric truck maker Workhorse General Motors is poised to sell a northeast Ohio factory that it's closing to an electric pickup maker, President Trump said Wednesday on Twitter.
USATODAY.com - Published on May 8, 2019
Here's where GM layoffs stand after stunning blow to factory workers GM said it has jobs for all the 2,800 hourly workers affected by its move to idle four U.S. factories. Here's a look at how the numbers stack up.
USATODAY.com - Published on May 6, 2019 Where are the cameras in your car and what are they looking for? Automakers like BMW, Tesla and General Motors and are positioning themselves to meet the increasing demand for cameras inside and outside cars.
USATODAY.com - Published on April 23, 2019
GM removes made-in-Mexico Chevy Blazer from Comerica Park display after controversy GM swapped out its Mexican-made SUV that was on display at America's favorite pastime where UAW workers congregate.
USATODAY.com - Published on March 31, 2019 10 years after bailouts: How GM and Chrysler have transformed since near-death experience In March 2009, the Obama auto task force found that GM and Chrysler weren't financially viable and needed to go through unprecedented bankruptcies.
USATODAY.com - Published on March 29, 2019
Want to buy one of GM's electric cars? Better act fast Within days, a valuable tax break for buying the automaker's plug-in cars will begin to phase out CBS News - Published on March 26, 2019 GM says it will invest $300 million in its Orion plant after Trump criticism The investment comes after President Trump criticized the automaker's closure of its Lordstown, Ohio plant CBS News - Published on March 22, 2019
CEO says General Motors is committed to U.S. manufacturing General Motors announces plans to add 400 jobs and build a new electric vehicle at a factory north of Detroit. (March 22)
USATODAY.com - Published on March 22, 2019 Tyson recalls chicken strips, and other MoneyWatch headlines In today's CBS MoneyWatch headlines: Tyson recalls chicken products, GM likely to announce a new electric car and an Indonesian air carrier has second thoughts about Boeing. CBS News - Published on March 22, 2019
GM confirms plans to build new EV, invest $300 million in Michigan plant General Motors Co confirmed on Friday it will invest $300 million in a suburban Detroit assembly plant, adding 400 jobs to build a new Chevrolet electric vehicle. Reuters - Published on March 22, 2019 President Trump drops into Ohio amid feud over iconic GM plant in Lordstown President Trump will travel to Ohio amid a Twitter feud with General Motors that threatens to undercut his manufacturing message.
USATODAY.com - Published on March 20, 2019