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VW's charging station plan for Calif. faces objections from competitors

Major automakers and other groups are raising objections to the way VW wants to spend $2 billion on electric vehicle infrastructure and projects, as part of VW's atonement for emissions cheating.

| UPDATED: 4/24/17 4:15 pm ET - adds details, stock close
GM bid to block ignition-switch suits rejected by Supreme Court

GM's efforts to block hundreds of lawsuits over its ignition-switch defects broke down when the Supreme Court refused to hear its appeal claiming the suits were barred by the automaker's 2009 bankruptcy.