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GM Compensation Fund Manager Says 19 Deaths Related to Ignition Switch Recall

The man overseeing General Motors' compensation fund for a faulty ignition switch says 19 deaths are now linked to the problem. According to ABC 12, attorney Ken Feinberg - who was chosen because he oversaw compensation funds for 9/11, the BP oil spill and Boston Marathon bombing - said he has received 125 claims for deaths and 320 for injuries in the five weeks he has overseen the fund. Feinberg also pointed out that privacy is important saying "what's essential to this program is we maintain total confidentiality. People do

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General Motors Faulty Ignition Fund Now Taking Claims

GM's fund for deaths and injuries caused by a faulty ignition in its vehicles is now taking claims. According to NBC 25, the five month filing period began on Friday. It's part of the fallout of GM's recall of more than 2.6 million cars that began in February.

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GM to Compensate Victims of Recalls

General Motors is expected to announce plans to compensate victims of a recall from a defect that led to at least 13 deaths and over 50 crashes.

According to WNEM, the announcement in which GM victims will find out how much their payout will be, is expected in Washington D.C. GM CEO Marry Barra said has said there will not be a cap on the payments in which a faulty ignition switch

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General Motors Adding Solar Panels to Local Facilities

General Motors has announced it will be increasing its renewable energy use by adding three acres of solar arrays at two local facilities.

GM's processing center in Swartz Creek and engine plant in Flint will be outfitted with 150-kilowatt, ground mount solar arrays which are expected to generate a combined 400,000 kilowatt hours of renewable energy per year to the facilities grids

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GM Could Face Another Fine for Delayed Impala Recall

General Motors could be facing another fine by the U.S. government for delaying a recall on certain Chevrolet Impalas.

According to NBC 25, a U.S. House subcommittee produced a nine-year-old email this week from a GM employee warning abou

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Self-Driving Car Will Forever Change How You Get Around

The car of the future may soon be the car of the present.

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Crashes Related to GM Faulty Ignition Rises to 47

The number of crashes related to a faulty ignition in certain GM vehicles has risen to 47, up from previous reports of 32.

According to WNEM, GM said the number of deaths related to the problem remains at 13, but officials at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration believe the number may be higher.

GM has recalled 2.6 million vehicles around the world due to the ignition switch problem and was fined

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GM Recalls More Cars Than Sold the Last Five Years [Video]

GM has recalled more cars and trucks in the U.S. this year than it sold in the five years since filing for bankruptcy according to a new report.

So far this year, there have been 29 recall announcements totaling 13.8 million vehicles (11 recalls in one

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Baker College of Flint Hosting Annual Car and Motorcycle Show this Weekend

Baker College will host their fifth annual car and motorcycle show on Sunday where more than 350 cars are expected to be on display at the school's Center for Transportation Technology campus located at 1717 S

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Mid-Michigan Gas Fees Based On Miles Driven..Could Be On The Way [VIDEO]

If you drive more you pay more. It's all about money to fix the roads.

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