Plaintiffs can seek punitive damages in GM ignition switch scandal, judge rules
Ruling could open GM to large jury verdicts because it admitted to knowing about the faulty switches for a decade or more.
Feds and GM reach deal to resolve criminal probe
Automaker will pay a $900 million fine over faulty ignition switches.
Toll from faulty GM ignition switches hits 97
An additional 179 injured will also receive compensation.
GM ignition switch death count rises to 67
113 injured people to get compensation.
Deaths from faulty GM ignition switches hits 56
The automaker has now received 478 death claims and 3,834 injury claims.
Toll from faulty GM ignition switches rises to 52 deaths
A compensation fund established by the company has received 4,237 claims for deaths and injuries.
Canadian auto recalls hit all time high in 2014
More than eight million vehicles affected, according to data from Transport Canada.
GM recalls 8.2M more cars for ignition switch problems
Latest round of recalls includes 700,000 vehicles in Canada.