Daniel Howes

Detroit News

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GM’s CEO  testified on Capitol Hill today  on why it took more than 10 years for the company and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to recall 2.6 million cars with…

GM Defends Itself

GM’s CEO testified on Capitol Hill today on why it took more than 10 years for the company and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to recall 2.6 million cars with…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Earlier this week, the US government  sold its last shares  of General Motors. Today, the company  named the first female  to head a major American car company.

GM Chooses the First Woman to Lead an Auto Company

Earlier this week, the US government sold its last shares of General Motors. Today, the company named the first female to head a major American car company.

from To the Point

The Ford Motor Company, trying to avoid a federal bailout, announced losses of $1.8 billion today. GM is going to get more federal loans.

Big Three Automakers Tottering

The Ford Motor Company, trying to avoid a federal bailout, announced losses of $1.8 billion today. GM is going to get more federal loans.

from To the Point

More from KCRW

Lots of news this week.

from Left, Right & Center

A bone-chilling documentary about Roy Cohn, Donald Trump’s mentor, reveals the all-American evil that brought us modern-day politics.

from Scheer Intelligence

The goods movement is the backbone of Southern California’s Inland Empire. With the threat of automation looming, what’s going to happen to the people getting replaced by robots?

from Greater LA

Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved more than 800 bills.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

These are some interesting texts.

from Left, Right & Center

Students are cutting class, and workers are striking worldwide.   At the UN, governments will be held accountable for promises made in the Paris Accords.

from To the Point

Twelve candidates are taking the stage at 5 PM PT at the CNN/New York Times Democratic Debate, hosted live at Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio

Malcolm Gladwell’s latest book, “Talking to Strangers,” is out, while he’s hosting the podcast, “Revisionist History.”

from To the Point

Absolute immunity, executive privilege, crony privilege?

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers