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US probes 4 automakers in new Takata air bag recall

DETROIT (AP) - The U.S. government's highway safety agency has launched an investigation into four automakers that have a potentially deadly type of Takata...

Deadly defect found in another version of Takata airbags

DETROIT (AP) - A new and distinct problem has been discovered in air bags made by the now bankrupt company Takata which has led...

US safety agency opens probes into Hyundai and Kia fires

DETROIT (AP) - The U.S. government's highway safety agency has decided to open two new investigations into fires involving Hyundai and Kia vehicles after...

Driver hurt by air bag shrapnel as investigation drags on

DETROIT (AP) - Nearly four years ago, the U.S. government's highway safety agency began investigating air bag inflators made by ARC Automotive of Tennessee...

Ford recalls over 953,000 vehicles to replace inflators

DETROIT (AP) - Ford is recalling more than 953,000 vehicles worldwide to replace Takata passenger air bag inflators that can explode and hurl shrapnel.The...

How 65 women came to Kavanaugh’s defense in matter of hours

NEW YORK (AP) - It started as a series of phone calls among old high-school friends and ended up embroiling 65 women in the...

Germany orders Daimler to recall 238,000 diesel vehicles

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Germany's transport minister says the government is ordering automaker Daimler to immediately recall 238,000 vehicles equipped with software that turns...

Lawmakers voice frustration with pace of air bag repairs

WASHINGTON (AP) - Members of a Senate panel voiced frustration Tuesday with the pace of repairs for vehicles with defective Takata air bag inflators...

Lawsuits accuse automakers of faulty air bags, recall delays

DETROIT (AP) - General Motors, Fiat Chrysler, Volkswagen and Mercedes all knew of problems with dangerous exploding Takata air bag inflators years before issuing...

Lawsuits accuse automakers of faulty air bags, recall delays

DETROIT (AP) - General Motors, Fiat Chrysler, Volkswagen and Mercedes all knew of problems with dangerous exploding Takata air bag inflators years before issuing...