U.S. to make 'major announcement' over GM's handling of recalls

WASHINGTON Fri May 16, 2014 9:08am EDT

WASHINGTON May 16 (Reuters) - U.S. officials on Friday plan to make a "major announcement" concerning General Motors' handling of recalled vehicles over defective ignition switches, the Department of Transportation said in a statement. (Reporting by Susan Heavey and Richard Cowan; Editing by Bill Trott)