GM cuts shift at Kansas car plant

GM, for the fifth time this year, is cutting a production shift at one of its U.S. assembly plants in response to slowing industry sales. As many as 1,000 workers will be laid off when the overnight shift at a Chevrolet Malibu factory in Kansas is dropped in late September.

Chevy's Trax stomps on the Sonic

Chevrolet's Sonic and Trax embody the speed at which consumer tastes have shifted from cars to crossovers.

UPDATED: 6/14/17 11:35 pm ET - corrected

ALAN BATEY: GM reaps rewards of North America strategy

North America, Alan Batey's domain at General Motors, is responsible for 99.4 percent of GM's total adjusted earnings since January 2014. And it's becoming even more critical to the automaker's future.

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