Michigan News
4:04 am
Tue April 1, 2014

GM Starts Another Recall

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       DETROIT - General Motors is recalling 1.3 million vehicles in the U.S. because the electronic power-steering assist can suddenly stop working.

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Michigan News
4:28 am
Mon March 31, 2014

Congress Releases Memo Saying GM Failed To Act

General Motors headquarters in Detroit, MI
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       DETROIT -  A new memo from the House subcommittee investigating the General Motors recalls says GM discussed two separate fixes for an ignition switch defect but canceled them without taking action.

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Michigan News
12:02 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

GM recalls 1.18 million SUVs for air bag problem

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 DETROIT (AP) - General Motors is recalling nearly 1.2 million SUVs for defective side air bags. 

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Michigan News
8:51 am
Sun March 16, 2014

Chrysler recalling more than 18,000 Fiats

Fiat 500ls are the latest car to face a recall in the United States
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  Chrysler Group is recalling 18,092 Fiat 500L cars in the U.S. because the transmission shifter can be delayed or stop working.

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Michigan News
1:57 am
Wed March 12, 2014

Justice Department Probing GM Recall

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A person briefed on the matter says the Justice Department is investigating whether General Motors broke any laws with its slow response to a deadly problem with ignition switches on certain small cars.  The probe is being handled by the U.S. Attorney's Office in New York, said the person, who asked not to be identified because the investigation is not public.

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The Two-Way
5:55 pm
Tue February 11, 2014

Graco Recalls Nearly 3.8 Million Child Car Seats

The My Ride 70 was one of the models recalled by Graco.

Originally published on Tue February 11, 2014 7:24 pm

Graco is recalling nearly 3.8 million car seats because buckles may be hard to release, posing a danger in the case of an accident.

The AP reports that despite the massive recall, which involves 11 models sold from 2009 through 2013, the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration is unhappy with the company.

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Recall Elections and News Dissections
7:14 pm
Tue May 15, 2012

Rcalling Governors and Dissecting News

Michigan Rising
The News Dissector

Today Lynn talks to Bruce Fealk from Michigan Rising about the effort to recall Governor Snyder. She also talks to 'news dissector' Danny Schechter.