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  • Toyota’s $1.2 billion fine a warning for GM Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 2:29 PM ET

    Toyota's massive fine for misleading the public and regulators about issues in its vehicles raised questions about another automaker: General Motors.

  • WASHINGTON/ DETROIT, March 19- Toyota Motor Corp will pay a record $1.2 billion to resolve a criminal probe in to safety issues, in a deal that could serve as a template for how U.S. authorities approach a similar investigation into General Motors Co..

  • WASHINGTON/ DETROIT, March 19- Toyota Motor Corp will pay a record $1.2 billion to resolve a criminal investigation into safety issues, the largest such penalty ever levied by U.S. authorities on an auto company.

  • CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest details on an agreement reached between the Justice Department and Toyota over the recall of its autos for unintended acceleration.

  • March 19- The U.S. Justice Department has reached a settlement of more than $1 billion with automaker Toyota Motor Corp, stemming from its handling of consumer complaints over unintended vehicle acceleration, a person briefed on the matter said.

  • *Barra learned of ignition-switch issue two weeks after becoming CEO. DETROIT, March 10- In her first big test as General Motors Co's chief executive, Mary Barra has taken a hands-on approach behind the scenes in directing the automaker's response to ignition-switch problems that have been linked to 13 deaths. Most of the affected vehicles are in North America.

  • DETROIT, March 10- General Motors Co said on Monday that the team conducting a probe of the company's ignition-switch recall linked to 13 deaths is being led by the lawyer who investigated Lehman Brothers after the financial services firm collapsed in 2008..

  • NEW YORK, March 7- A New York businessman must face criminal fraud charges for trying to claim a billion-dollar stake in social media company Facebook Inc, a federal judge ruled on Friday. Paul Ceglia, 40, is accused of forging a 2003 contract with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg that supposedly entitled him to part ownership of the company.

  • Attorney General Holder released from hospital     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 2:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports US Attorney General Eric Holder has been released from the hospital.

  • AG Holder taken to hospital     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 11:41 AM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports Attorney General Eric Holder was taken to the hospital after experiencing shortness of breath.

  • Attorney General Eric Holder, citing the recent massive data theft at retailer Target Corp, urged Congress on Monday to enact a national standard for notifying consumers about such breaches.

  • US to let banks do business with licensed pot shops Saturday, 15 Feb 2014 | 6:10 AM ET

    The Obama administration made it easier on Friday for banks to do business with licensed marijuana companies with less fear of prosecution, further encouraging U.S. states that are experimenting with legalization of the drug.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 14- The Obama administration made it easier on Friday for banks to do business with licensed marijuana companies with less fear of prosecution, further encouraging U.S. states that are experimenting with legalization of the drug. Washington state is expected to follow Colorado's lead.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 10- The non-profit group Better Markets filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Justice Department on Monday to block what it called an "unlawful" $13 billion settlement with JPMorgan Chase& Co over bad mortgage loans sold to investors before the financial crisis.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 10- The non-profit group Better Markets filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Justice Department on Monday to block what it called an "unlawful" $13 billion settlement with JPMorgan Chase& Co over bad mortgage loans sold to investors before the financial crisis.

  • BOSTON/ WASHINGTON, Jan 29- Target Corp said on Wednesday that the theft of a vendor's credentials helped cyber criminals pull off a massive theft of customer data during the holiday shopping season in late 2013..

  • The intervention by intelligence chiefs came as Attorney General Eric Holder confirmed that the Justice Department was investigating the massive hacking of consumer data from No. 3 U.S. retailer Target Corp during the holiday shopping season late last year.

  • Attorney General Eric Holder confirmed on Wednesday that the Justice Department was investigating the massive hacking of consumer data from retailer Target Corp during the holiday shopping season.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 27 (Reuters)- U.S. technology companies may give the public and their customers more detail about the court orders they receive related to surveillance under an agreement they reached on Monday with the Obama administration.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 27- The Obama administration and major U.S. technology companies have struck a deal that would allow the companies to tell the public in greater detail about the spying-related court orders they receive, the Justice Department said on Monday.

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