GM Recalls 640K Pickups; Seat Belts Can Cause Carpet FiresGeneral Motors is recalling over 640,000 pickup trucks worldwide because hot gas from a high-tech seat belt can set the carpeting on fire.
Local Union Members Picket Outside Closed White Marsh GM Plant In Solidarity With Strikers NationwidePeople picketed at the closed GM plant in White Marsh earlier Friday morning, part of a nationwide movement of more than 48,000 GM employees striking across the country.
Auto Workers Union Says It Will Strike Against GM At MidnightThe United Auto Workers union said Sunday that its members at General Motors will walk out by midnight if the automaker does not meet its demands, setting the stage for the nation's first auto strike in 12 years.
GM Recalls Nearly 3.8M Pickups, SUVs To Fix Brake IssuesUnder pressure from the federal government, General Motors is recalling nearly 3.8 million big pickup trucks and SUVs in the U.S and Canada to fix a brake problem.
General Motors Seeks Dismissal Of Union Lawsuit On ClosuresAttorneys for General Motors have asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit claiming the automaker sidestepped an agreement with union workers through its plans to idle three plants, including one in Baltimore County.
Baltimore GM Plant To Close On May 3The General Motors plant in White Marsh will be closing on May 3.
GM Says It Has 2,700 Jobs For Workers Slated To Be Laid OffGeneral Motors' plans to lay off 14,000 salaried and blue-collar workers might not be as bad as originally projected.
GM To Offer 2 More Electric Vehicles In Next 18 MonthsGM is promising two new EVs loosely based on the Chevrolet Bolt in the next 1 ½ years and more than 20 electric or hydrogen fuel cell vehicles by 2023.
Automakers Report Best US March Sales In 16 YearsFord, Honda, Fiat Chrysler, Nissan, Hyundai and General Motors all reported increases, largely driven by SUVs and trucks.
General Motors Ups Dividend, Share Buyback On Strong OutlookGeneral Motors says it will add $4 billion to its stock buyback program and raise its quarterly dividend 6 percent to 38 cents per share.
White Marsh GM Suggest Students Identify Industries That You Have Passion ForAs manufacturing changes to respond to challenges in the global marketplace, ‘advanced manufacturing,' which is highly specialized and mechanized, calls for more highly trained managers to oversee processes.
Death Toll Linked To Faulty GM Ignition Switch IncreasesThe death toll rises. Forty-two deaths have now been positively linked to accidents involving faulty ignition switches in General Motors' cars. That's according to an attorney for the victims' compensation fund---but auto safety advocates say the number is much higher.
Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To 38Attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM to compensate victims, updated the totals Monday.
Black Friday Boosts November Car SalesChrysler sales rise 20 percent. GM sales up 6 percent. Ford sales drop 2 percent.
Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To 36At least 36 people have died and 44 have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.