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DETROIT - United Auto Workers leaders have approved a proposed contract with General Motors Co. that promises raises, improvements in health care and a hefty signing bonus.Leaders from GM's 63 U.S. facilities met...

...DETROIT - When Kenneth Feinberg announces the terms of General Motors' plan to pay victims of crashes caused by bad ignition...independence," Barra said under questioning. "General Motors wants to reach with this compensation program everyone...

...a restaurant chain, soared 67 percent in its trading debut. The stock gained $10.10 to $25.10.SKIDDING: General Motors dropped $1.18, or 3.5 percent, to $32.12 after saying it must fix a second ignition part in compact cars...
Bob Franken: Fatal fatalism

...begin? Almost hidden in all the news and non-news about the vanished Malaysian airliner were the disclosures that General Motors, for more than a decade, buried knowledge about faulty ignition switches in some of its vehicles. GM now admits...
Inversion aversion

...handy rationalization. It can explain away all sorts of bad behavior. Cigarette manufacturers use it all the time. General Motors can utilize it to explain its deadly actions in concealing an ignition problem. In this case, companies are using...

...about 3.5 times the 421 million shares that had been trading since Facebook's initial public offering in May.- General Motors jumped $2.22 to $25.50 after the company reported a turnaround in its South American business and gave a brighter...
Future funds, cuts

...just with spending cuts," he said. Begich's own ideas involve closing tax loopholes that allow companies like General Motors to pay little corporate income tax while most businesses pay rates of 35 percent to 38 percent. "This is a fairness...
Fifth title marks Hendrick's resurgence

...he's built that allows Hen drick Motorsports to be so successful,'' said Doug Du chart, NASCAR group manager for General Motors racing. The foundation for Hen drick's success is his ability, and the ability of those around him, to think...
An oldie but goodie

...commotion about all the automobiles being recalled because of design and mechanical problems, even the Government runs General Motors now: I purchased a car in 1948 for $400 dollars that took me all summer helping construct a Roller Skating Rink...
Diligence on the bailout money. They are the American International Group, GMAC Financial Services, Chrysler Financial, Chrysler and General Motors. Remember that argument last year from these behemoths about how their "top talent" would leave if they weren't...


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