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Fiat Chrysler Recalling 58,833 Manual Jeeps And Dodge Vipers

April 24, 2015 9:54 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is recalling 58,833 older cars and SUVs with manual transmissions.

Judge Tosses Lumber Liquidators Lawsuit

April 20, 2015 9:46 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Environmental group Global Community Monitor announced Thursday that a defamation lawsuit...

Ford Pickup Scores Top Safety Rating; GM Models Miss

April 20, 2015 9:33 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Federal officials bestowed the nation's top safety rating on Ford's F-150 pickup truck, which...

Nissan Expands Airbag Recall After Louisiana Injury

April 17, 2015 9:39 am | by Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer | News | Comments

Nissan is adding 45,000 small cars to a previous recall after a Louisiana woman was injured by...

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U.S. Probes Complaints About Subaru Airbag Seat Sensors

April 15, 2015 10:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

U.S. safety regulators are investigating problems with the airbag sensors in the seats of Subaru Impreza compact cars.

Only Small Number Of Jeeps Fixed 2 Years After Recall Began

April 15, 2015 9:56 am | by Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer | News | Comments

Nearly two years after agreeing to recall 1.56 million older Jeeps that could catch fire in rear-end crashes, Fiat-Chrysler has repaired only a fraction of the Jeeps covered by the recall.

GM Ignition Switch Death Toll Rises To 84

April 14, 2015 10:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Families of at least 84 people killed in crashes caused by defective General Motors ignition switches will get compensation from the company.

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FDA: ‘Medically Important’ Antibiotics Increase in Food Animals

April 14, 2015 9:20 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Federal regulators said the use of important antibiotics in poultry, livestock and other farm animals increased sharply in recent years amid rising concerns about drug-resistant bacteria.

GM Says It Has Fixed 70 Pct. Of Faulty Ignition Switches

April 13, 2015 9:47 am | by Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer | News | Comments

Fourteen months after General Motors started recalling cars with faulty ignition switches, the company says it has repaired about 70 percent of the vehicles.

U.S. Safety Agency May Reopen Jeep Fire Investigation

April 10, 2015 10:39 am | by Meghan Barr & Tom Krisher, Associated Press | News | Comments

Administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration told reporters that reopening the Jeep probe is among options being considered.

Sabra Recalls 30,000 Cases Of Hummus Over Listeria Concerns

April 9, 2015 10:25 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

About 30,000 cases of Sabra hummus sold nationwide is being recalled due to a possible Listeria contamination.

U.S. Agency Denies Request To Probe Fiat Chrysler Minivans

April 8, 2015 10:14 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

U.S. safety regulators have denied a request to investigate Fiat Chrysler minivans because they can stall after refueling.

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Analysts Upgrade Lumber Liquidators Following Flooring Tests

April 7, 2015 9:47 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Financial analysts improved their forecast for embattled Lumber Liquidators after tests showed the company's hardwood flooring sealed in most potentially harmful chemicals.

Three-Point Bend Test Of The Samsung Galaxy S6

April 6, 2015 11:38 am | by SamsungTomorrow | Videos | Comments

Testing the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge to see if it bends and if it comes back to its original state afterwards should it bend. 

Jury Orders Chrysler To Pay $150M In Jeep Fire Death

April 6, 2015 9:35 am | by Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer | News | Comments

A jury in Georgia has awarded $150 million to the family of a 4-year-old boy killed when a Jeep Grand Cherokee exploded into flames after being rear-ended three years ago.

Report: Takeda Offers $2.2 Billion To Settle Actos Lawsuits

April 6, 2015 9:19 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Japanese pharmaceutical company Takeda reportedly offered more than $2.2 billion to settle thousands of lawsuits over the diabetes drug Actos, according to a Bloomberg report.

GM Ignition Switch Death Toll Rises To 77

March 31, 2015 11:02 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Families of at least 77 people killed in crashes caused by defective General Motors ignition switches will get compensation from the company.

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BMW Recalls Nearly 49K Motorcycles; Rear Wheel Can Loosen

March 30, 2015 10:14 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

BMW is recalling nearly 49,000 motorcycles in the U.S. and Canada because flanges that hold the rear wheel can crack if bolts are too tight.

Ford Recalls 213,000 Police Vehicles To Fix Door Springs

March 26, 2015 10:50 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Ford is recalling about 213,000 police vehicles in North America to fix springs that may not keep doors closed in a crash.

Toyota Outlines Growth Architecture After Lull From Recalls

March 26, 2015 10:11 am | by Yuri Kageyama, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

Toyota Motor Corp. is ready to ramp up its growth again, emerging from an intentional soul-searching lull brought on by its massive global recall scandal that began in 2009.

GM Recalls Chevy Malibus To Fix Sunroof Control Issue

March 25, 2015 10:26 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

General Motors is recalling nearly 92,000 Chevrolet Malibu midsize sedans to fix a problem with the power sunroof controls.

Safety Experts: Chrysler's Gas Tank Fix Still Risky

March 24, 2015 1:34 pm | by Jon Minnick, Associate Editor | Blogs | Comments

After Chrysler initially refused to recall vehicles over a gas tank issue, there are now safety concerns about the solution and the speed at which it is moving on the fix.

Lawsuit Claims High Levels Of Arsenic In Top-Selling Wines

March 20, 2015 11:07 am | by CBS News | Videos | Comments

A proposed class action lawsuit was filed Thursday in California that claims some of the country's top selling wines have high levels of arsenic. Some brands have up to four and five times the maximum amount the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) allows for drinking water.  

GM CEO Barra To Be Questioned In Ignition-Switches Lawsuit

March 20, 2015 10:28 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

General Motors CEO Mary Barra will be questioned this fall by lawyers suing GM over its defective ignition switches.

Honda Adds 105,000 Vehicles To Driver's Airbag Recall

March 19, 2015 10:17 am | by Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer | News | Comments

Honda is adding nearly 105,000 vehicles to its growing U.S. recall of driver's side airbag inflators that can explode with too much force.

Kraft Recalls 6.5 Million Boxes Of Mac And Cheese

March 18, 2015 10:29 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Kraft Foods is recalling about 6.5 million boxes cases of original flavor Kraft Macaroni & Cheese because some of the boxes contain small pieces of metal.

Attorney Says Legal Action Against GM Will Continue

March 17, 2015 10:51 am | by Dee-Ann Durbin, AP Auto Writer | News | Comments

Despite the settlement of one high-profile case against General Motors, other cases are moving forward and company executives could still be questioned about their role in the deadly ignition switch recall, a plaintiffs' attorney said Monday.

Deadly Bacteria Outbreak Prompts Ice Cream Recall

March 16, 2015 12:00 pm | by CBS News | Videos | Comments

Health officials say three people have died after eating ice cream tainted with Listeria.

Kia To Recall Some Soul SUVs; Gas Pedals Can Bend Or Break

March 16, 2015 10:43 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Kia is recalling nearly 209,000 Soul small SUVs because the gas pedals can bend or break.

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