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Looking back at Oprah's free-car giveaway 10 years later

The Cars Changed Lives, But Publicity Stunt Couldn't Save Pontiac

Oprah kicked off her 19th season in dramatic fashion by giving all 276 members of the studio audience a free car.

Family Angry GM Isn't Counting Their Daughter As One Of The Recall Victims

Girl died in the backseat of a Chevrolet Cobalt that crashed in 2006

Natasha Weigel was in the backseat of a Chevrolet Cobalt that crashed in 2006, and she tragically died of her injuries. One of the front passengers was also killed in the crash. However, GM's data only lists the front occupant among those killed in connection with the faulty switches, not Weigel.

US Senator: General Motors Has Yet To 'Come Clean'

Critical questions weren't answered in Valukas report, Blumenthal says

A US Senator said General Motors' much-anticipated internal report on the circumstances that led to a deadly flaw going unfixed for more than a decade, amounts to a whitewashing of the problem.

GM's Barra Discusses Results Of Ignition Switch Investigation

Report highlighted a pattern of incompetence and neglect

General Motors said a pattern of "incompetence and neglect" led to a decade-long defect in an ignition switch that has killed at least 13 people, and probably more.

GM Expected To Release Multiple Employees Over Ignition Switch Recall

Automaker continues to deal with fallout over delayed recall

General Motors is set to hold a major briefing on the results of its internal probe into the ignition switch debacle this morning, with early reports claiming that multiple employees could be terminated due to their role in the recall.

Recalls Don't Dent General Motors' Sales Figures

Sales at the Detroit-based automaker have increased three percent in 2014

GM's recent spat of recalls have dented profits, but they haven't dampened America's enthusiasm for GM-made vehicles.

GM Apologizes For Sending Recall Notifications To Crash Victims Families

The automaker apologized to grieving family members

General Motors apologized Tuesday to the families of accident victims who received recall notices on the cars that killed their loved ones.

GM Recalls Additional 2.42 Million Vehicles

General Motors has now recalled over 15 million cars worldwide this year due to various issues

General Motors has announced another set of recalls, covering some 2.42 million cars in the United States. For those keeping track, The General has now recalled over 15 million cars worldwide this year due to various issues.

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GM issues four new recalls, 2.4 million cars affected

General Motors has announced another set of recalls, covering some 2.42 million cars in the United States. For those keeping track, The General has now recalled over 15 million cars worldwide this year due to various issues.

GM Recalling Another 2.7 Million Vehicles In Five Separate Campaigns

The auto industry is on track to set a record in vehicle recalls

General Motors, announced five separate recalls Thursday covering approximately 2.7 million vehicles.

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GM recalling another 2.7 million vehicles in five separate campaigns

The recalls keep rolling in from General Motors, evidently keen to avoid repeating the mistakes of the ignition-switch debacle and clean house. This time they're all coming at once, with five separate recalls announced together covering approximately 2.7 million vehicles.

GM Recalls 1.5 Million Cars For Steering Defect

Costs to GM may total $750 million in the first quarter

General Motors Co. said Monday it is recalling 1.5 million vehicles worldwide because the electronic power-steering assist can suddenly stop working, making them harder to steer.

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GM recalling another 1.3 million cars over power steering woes

When it rains, it pours. General Motors has announced yet another major recall, covering 1.3 million units in the American

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NHTSA questioning GM over adequacy of past recall... again

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration appears to be feeling its oats lately. It recently urged Chrysler to recall some Jeep models over gas tank safety issues, and while the Auburn Hills automaker resisted in very public fashion, the government agency eventually got what it wanted. Now it's turning its gaze upon Chris Paukert

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NHTSA investigating 550k Pontiac G6 models, 320k Honda Odysseys

According to two separate reports in The Detroit News, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is launc

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GM recalling 67k Chevy Malibu, Pontiac G6 and Saturn Aura models in Canada

General Motors is recalling a total of 67,414 sedans in Canada for power steering failures. The campaign covers 2005, 2006 and 2008 Chevrolet Malibu and Malibu Maxx models as well as Pontiac G6 vehicles. The 2008 Saturn Aura is

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