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  • Unions see a comeback coming as wages stall, rich get richer

    After years of avoiding confrontation, the U.S. labor movement is reasserting itself. From the ports of Los Angeles to the car plants of Detroit, unions are demanding payback for sacrifices they say helped revive the economy. Oil workers have walked...
  • Takata to Be Fined $14,000 a Day by NHTSA in Airbag Investigation

    c.2015 New York Times News Service In an escalating standoff with Takata, federal regulators said Friday that they would begin to fine the Japanese auto supplier $14,000 a day, saying it had not fully cooperated in an investigation into defective...
  • Workers at GM plant in Brazil go on strike

    An assembly line at one of three General Motors plants in Brazil has ground to a halt as workers strike to protest the planned layoffs of nearly 800 employees. The Metalworkers Union in Sao Jose dos Campos says that 5,200 workers went on strike Friday...
  • Will Bolt name stay on GM's new electric car?

    General Motors is committed to an electric car that can go 200 miles on a single charge — but whether it retains the Bolt name when it goes on sale in two years is a different debate altogether. The Chevrolet Bolt is the name of the concept GM...
  • GM recalls 81K Malibus, Pontiacs for power steering problem

    General Motors is recalling more than 81,000 vehicles because of problems that can cause power steering to fail. The recall covers certain Chevrolet Malibu, Malibu Maxx and Pontiac G6 vehicles with power steering from the 2006 and 2007 model years. GM...
  • Report: Apple has hundreds working on electric car project

    You've heard of the iPhone and iPad. How about the iCar? The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple has hired hundreds of people to work on a secret project — code name "Titan" — to develop an electric vehicle. The newspaper cites people...
  • Death toll from General Motors ignition switches rises to 56

    The death toll linked to crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches has climbed to 56. The new total, which is four more than last week, was posted Monday on an Internet site by compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg....
  • Recall Alert: 2006-2007 Chevrolet Malibu and Malibu Maxx, Pontiac G6

     
    Vehicles Affected: Approximately 69,600 model-year 2006-07 Chevrolet Malibu and Malibu Maxx sedans and hatchbacks vehicles manufactured April 1 to June 30, 2006, and 2006-07 Pontiac G6 vehicles manufactured April 18 to June 30, 2006. This is an...
  • Female engineers make inroads in automotive industry

    Female engineers make inroads in automotive industry
    In 2014, Mary Barra became CEO of General Motors, making her the first female CEO of a major automobile company. Barra is among a growing number of women — like Jennifer Vuong, news anchor and multimedia editor at Automotive News, and Nancy Gioia,...
  • Storm forces GM to idle plants in Kentucky, Tennessee

    DETROIT An ice and snow storm rambling through the mid-South forced General Motors to halt production in Bowling Green, Ky., and Spring Hill, Tenn., Monday. Second-shift workers who assembly the Chevrolet Corvette in Bowling Green, Ky., were told not...
  • Tesla factory racing to retool for new models

    FREMONT, Calif. — Xavier, Wolverine, Iceman, Thunderbird and Cyclops were all working hard. In balletic movements, the massive robots, among the world's largest industrial machines, were silently building Tesla electric cars. Named by Chief...