DETROIT (AP) - General Motors says threatened strikes by United
Auto Workers locals at plants in Kansas and Michigan have been
A GM spokesman says UAW locals at a Kansas City assembly plant
and a metal stamping plant near Grand Rapids will give the company
12-hour notices if they intend to strike.
Workers at both plants had threatened to walk out this morning
in disputes over local contract issues.
The Kansas City plant makes the hot-selling Chevrolet Malibu.