MILWAUKEE-- "Cannibal sandwiches," an appetizer featuring raw, lean ground beef served on cocktail bread, may be a Wisconsin tradition, but they are not safe, health officials said, noting that more than a dozen people became ill after consuming them last holiday season. The meat came from a Watertown market that later recalled more than 2,500 pounds of meat.» Read More
DETROIT, Aug 1- Ford Motor Co agreed to pay nearly $17.4 million in a settlement with U.S. auto safety regulators for failing to act quickly enough last year to recall vehicles with a defect that may cause unintended acceleration.
Ford Motor said it was recalling 33,021 C-Max hybrid cars because a roof component did not meet requirements for protecting against head injuries.
DETROIT, July 16- Chrysler Group LLC, the U.S. automaker majority controlled by Fiat SpA, is recalling 4,458 Jeep Grand Cherokee sport-utility vehicles to fix an electrical problem that is turning off the headlights.
Johnson & Johnson reported higher-than-expected earnings as strong sales of prescription drugs and medical devices more than offset anemic growth of its consumer products.
MUMBAI, July 11- Ford Motor Co is recalling the diesel version of its newly launched EcoSport compact sports utility vehicle in India to fix a potential problem with the glow plug module, which is used to help in starting diesel engines.
LONDON/ MUMBAI, July 11- Britain's MHRA drug regulator has halted the sale of 16 medicines made by Wockhardt after it identified manufacturing deficiencies at the Indian group's Waluj factory. Wockhardt's Waluj plant was put on an "import alert" by the FDA in May 2013.
Chrysler said Wednesday it was recalling more than 500,000 vehicles, most of them because active restraint headrests might malfunction.
DETROIT, July 1- U.S. safety regulators closed an investigation into defective engine cables in more than 467,000 Ford Taurus and Mercury Sable cars after Ford Motor Co said it would fix the problem without issuing a recall.
DETROIT, June 28- Honda Motor Co's U.S. subsidiary will recall more than 143,000 subcompact cars to replace faulty window switches that pose a potential fire hazard, the Japanese automaker said Friday.
DETROIT, June 28- Ford Motor Co. said Friday it is recalling more than 13,100 Ford Explorer, Taurus and Lincoln MKS models because the child safety locks on the rear doors may not work properly. The affected vehicles were built at the automaker's Chicago Assembly Plant between Nov. 29, 2012 and Dec. 12, 2012. Most of the recalled vehicles are located in North America.
June 19- A Kansas meat processing plant has voluntarily recalled about 23,000 lbs of raw ground beef that may be contaminated with E.coli bacteria, according to a company press release. "
Colin Rusch, Northland Capital Markets analyst, discusses whether news of a seat-mount defect found in some of the electric cars will impact the stock.
June 19- Electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc said it is recalling 1,228 of its 2013 Model S cars manufactured between May 10 and June 8 due to a defect in the mounting bracket of the rear seat. The recall blemishes a clean public record for the Model S, which received a near-perfect score from the influential Consumer Reports magazine.
DETROIT, June 18- Chrysler Group LLC said it would recall 2.7 million older Jeep models after initially fighting a recall request from U.S. regulators in a dispute over crash protection for their fuel tanks.
DETROIT, June 18- Chrysler Group LLC gave in to government pressure and said it would recall 2.7 million older Jeep models, after initially fighting a recall request from U.S. regulators. While Chrysler stood by its assertion that the vehicles are not defective, the automaker acknowledged consumer apprehension about vehicle safety.
General Motors is recalling 231,000 more SUVs because of a fire risk, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
General Motors is recalling about 231,000 more sport utility vehicles that might be in danger of an electrical short that could cause a fire.
CANBERRA, June 12- Automobile maker Volkswagen AG will recall almost 26,000 cars in Australia in response to potential gearbox problems, the company said on Wednesday, mirroring recalls already ordered in China, Singapore and Japan.
DETROIT, June 10- U.S. regulators have escalated to an engineering analysis a recall query involving 551,511 model year 2005 to 2008 Pontiac G6 sedans because of several issues, including malfunctioning brake lights. General Motors Co killed the Pontiac brand in 2009, the same year it underwent a government-sponsored bankruptcy.
Clarence Ditlow, Center for Auto Safety executive director, talks with CNBC's Phil LeBeau about the safety concerns surrounding the government's recall of nearly 2.7 million Jeeps, and Chrysler's refusal to do so.