GM to close Janesville, Wis., plant in December (adds detail about other factories slated for closure)


DETROIT (AP) " General Motors Corp. says it will idle its Janesville, Wis., sport utility vehicle factory on Dec. 23, earlier than the company had expected. The factory employs 1,200 workers and makes the GMC Yukon, Chevrolet Tahoe and Chevrolet Suburban SUVs.