General Motors

  • Exclusive: U.S. safety chief raps GM's 'flawed' culture on recalls

    In his most pointed comments to date about GM's lapses, David Friedman, acting administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, said the automaker put its own reputation ahead of the safety of its customers. "GM very clearly made some incredibly poor decisions when it came to…

    Reuters
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  • Your first trade for Tuesday

    Your first trade for Tuesday The " Fast Money " traders share their final trades of the day. Tim Seymour is a buyer of ABX (Toronto Stock Exchange: ABX-CA). Dan Nathan is a buyer of TWTR (TWTR). Karen Finerman is a buyer of PLCE

    CNBC
  • Business Highlights

    'Minecraft' could boost Microsoft's mobile reach NEW YORK (AP) -- Microsoft's decision to spend $2.5 billion for the creator of the hit game "Minecraft" could help the Xbox maker grab attention on mobile phones, a new priority for the company. Although the Lego-like multiplayer game is currently…

    Associated Press
  • [audio] Newscast: Nasdaq down 1%, Minecraft deal a drag

    [audio] Newscast: Nasdaq down 1%, Minecraft deal a drag this is the MarketWatch closing down report the Dow up forty four points the Nasdaq down forty nine ... and the Essen P down a point with investors and searing about what they learned about the

    MarketWatch
  • GM compensation fund finds at least 19 deaths related to faulty ignition switches [w/video]

    GM compensation fund finds at least 19 deaths related to faulty ignition switches [w/video]It appears that the safety problems stemming from General Motors' faulty ignition switches may stretch further than the automaker as admitted to. In a new interview

    Autoblog
  • Morgan Stanley Puts Brakes On Tesla Motors Inc Rally

    In a report published Monday, Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas reiterated an Overweight rating on Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA), but removed the $320.00 price target. Weakness In Premarket Trading Continues Jonas's actions have had a significant impact on the company's share price, as it is…

    Benzinga
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    BUSINESS-NEWS-SCHEDULE AT 1830 GMT / 2:30 p.m. ETEditor: Phil Berlowitz +1 646 223 6200 Global Picture Desk: + 65 6870 3775 Global Graphics Desk: + 65 6870 3595 (All times GMT / ET) Receive this schedule by email: http://mediaexpress.reuters.com

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  • General Motors to Expand Chevrolet in India, Shares Rise

    General Motors to Expand Chevrolet in India, Shares Rise Share price of General Motors Co. (GM) increased 1% to $33.61 on Sep 11 after the automaker announced its expectations of enhanced opportunities for its Chevrolet brand in India. The CEO of General

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  • [video] General Motors' transparent protocol

    [video] General Motors' transparent protocolCNBC's Phil LeBeau speaks to attorney Ken Feinberg about the 445 claims already submitted since August 1. After speaking with families, Feinberg says this is not about the money for them, but more personal.

    CNBC
  • RPT-Cars that drive themselves starting to chat with each other

    An Acura RLX sedan demonstrated an unusual way to tow another car this week: the vehicles were not physically attached. The second car drove itself, following instructions beamed over by the first in a feat of technology that indicates a new stage in automation is happening faster than many…

    Reuters
  • A Federal Reserve Meeting, and Scotland’s Moment of Truth

    A Federal Reserve Meeting, and Scotland’s Moment of Truth TOP AUTO SAFETY OFFICIALS TO TESTIFY BEFORE SENATE A Senate hearing on Tuesday will focus on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s enforcement of vehicle safety laws as well as

    The New York Times
  • After-hours buzz: Alcoa, General Motors, Yahoo & more

    After-hours buzz: Alcoa, General Motors, Yahoo & more Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday: Alcoa (AA) - The miner fell in after-hours trading after saying it had started an underwritten public offering of up to 28.75

    CNBC
  • GM expert says 19 deaths eligible for compensation

    The death toll tied to faulty ignition switches in General Motors small cars has risen to 19, according to a compensation expert hired by the company. Kenneth Feinberg said Monday that he has determined that 19 wrongful death claims are eligible for payments from GM. General Motors' estimate of…

    Associated Press
  • GM eligible death claims will rise: Feinberg

    Six weeks after it began accepting applications for claims related to accidents involving faulty General Motors (GM) vehicles, the victim compensation fund has made this determination: There are 19 eligible claims for a person who died in a defective GM vehicle—and that number is likely to go…

    CNBC
  • Death count rises due to faulty GM ignition switches

    The number of deaths from accidents caused by General Motors' defective ignition switch has been increased to at least 19, the chief of GM's victim settlement fund has determined.Ken Feinberg has awarded settlements to 19 families with members killed because of GM's ignition-switch problem. The…

    USA TODAY
  • 'Impulse Society' blames hyper-capitalism for America's social ills

    Paul Roberts is disappointed and his disquiet is boundless. Facebook, General Motors, Wall Street, Carl Icahn, credit cards, same-day delivery, Netflix, sport utility vehicles, Wal-Mart, Big Data, Twitter, the Tea Party and jogging all add to his dismay. In his new book, "The Impulse Society:…

    Los Angeles Times
  • Could Driverless Cars Help America Achieve Energy Independence?

    According to the Transportation Research Institute at the University of Michigan, U.S. This is certainly great news to those who want to see America become less dependent on foreign oil, which made up 33% of oil consumed in the U.S. However, it's a far cry from President Obama's mandated 54.5 mpg…

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  • Apple's new iPhones break pre-order record; RadioShack shares rally after CFO resigns; Yahoo continues to rise ahead of Alibaba IPO

    Here is a look at some of the stocks the Yahoo Finance team will be watching for you today.  Apple  (AAPL) shares are in the spotlight this morning after the tech company revealed that pre-orders for its new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus hit a record.

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  • Chevy Pushes 24-Hour Online Buying Service

    Chevy thinks it can sell more cars and light trucks if consumers can buy them 24 hours a day. Drive.” It is GM’s concession to the fact that people search the Web for car reviews, prices and feature details. The car review and vehicle comparison aspects of auto buying sites are missing from the GM…

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