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  • NEW YORK, July 13- General Motors' 2009 bankruptcy does not shield it from lawsuits over a deadly ignition-switch defect that led to criminal charges against the automaker and prompted the recall of 2.6 million vehicles in 2014, a federal appeals court ruled on Wednesday. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan said barring plaintiffs from suing GM...

  • NEW YORK, July 13- In a blow to General Motors Co, a federal appeals court on Wednesday reversed part of a bankruptcy court ruling that protected the automaker from some lawsuits over an ignition switch defect that prompted the recall of 2.6 million vehicles in 2014.. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan said barring plaintiffs from suing the...

  • NEW YORK, July 13- In a blow to General Motors Co, a federal appeals court on Wednesday reversed part of a bankruptcy court ruling that protected the automaker from some lawsuits over an ignition switch defect that prompted the recall of 2.6 vehicles in 2014.. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan said barring plaintiffs from suing the automaker over...

  • IKEA recalling Malm dressers in China

    The furniture retailer has been criticized for operating a 'double standard' in the world's most populous country.

  • SHANGHAI, July 12- Swedish furniture company IKEA Group said it would recall 1.66 million chests and dressers in China over concerns the drawers could pose a danger to children if not properly fixed to walls, China's safety regulator said on Tuesday. The recall covers MALM chests or dressers manufactured from 1999 to 2016, China's General Administration of...

  • July 11- General Mills Inc said it was recalling two flavors of Betty Crocker cake mix in the United States and one in Canada as part of a recall of some flour products following an E. Coli outbreak. The Party Rainbow Chip Cake Mix and Carrot Cake Mix were added to the recall after a General Mills supplier used Wondra flour, which was recalled on July 1, to manufacture...

  • NEW YORK— General Mills Inc. is recalling two flavors of Betty Crocker cake mix sold in the U.S. and one flavor sold in Canada because they use flour that was recalled earlier because it could contain E.coli. A General Mills supplier used Wondra flour implicated in a July 1, 2016 recall to make the flavor chips used in the recalled cake mix flavors.

  • Swagway hoverboard

    More than 500,000 hoverboards are being recalled, following months of stories about exploding batteries, Verge reports.

  • Honda's airbag nightmare

    Drivers who own 2001-2003 Hondas or Acuras are being urged to get to a dealer to deal with airbag issues as soon as possible. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports.

  • WASHINGTON, June 30- U.S. auto safety regulators on Thursday warned that more than 300,000 unrepaired recalled Honda vehicles show a substantial risk of ruptures with Takata air bag inflators and issued an urgent call for owners to get repairs made. The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration cited new test data that shows some 2001-2003 model...

  • *Recalls 2.87 mln cars over emissions control units. *Recalls 1.43 mln cars over air bag inflators. WASHINGTON/ TOKYO, June 29- Toyota Motor Corp has recalled 3.37 million cars worldwide over possible defects involving air bags and emissions control units.

  • *Recalls 2.87 mln cars over emissions control units. *Recalls 1.43 mln cars over air bag inflators. WASHINGTON/ TOKYO, June 29- Toyota Motor Corp has recalled 3.37 million cars worldwide over possible defects involving airbags and emissions control units.

  • IKEA recalls 36M dressers after six deaths

    The world's largest furniture retailer says six models of MALM chests and other dressers can easily topple over onto children.

  • Toyota recalls 3.37M cars worldwide over safety concerns

    The Japanese automaker is recalling millions of vehicles due to safety concerns surrounding the emissions control units and air bag inflators.

  • IKEA MALM 6-drawer chest

    IKEA is recalling almost 36 million chests and dressers in the U.S. and Canada that have been linked to the deaths of six children.

  • *Recalls 2.87 mln cars over emissions control units. *Recalls 1.43 mln cars over air bag inflators. WASHINGTON/ TOKYO, June 29- Japan's Toyota Motor Corp has recalled 3.37 million cars worldwide over possible defects involving airbags and emissions control units.

  • WASHINGTON, June 28- Toyota Motor Corp said late on Tuesday it is recalling 1.43 million hybrid Prius and Lexus CT200h cars worldwide because of a possible airbag inflator defect. The recall covers 2010-2012 vehicles with air bag inflators that could have a small crack in a weld, which could lead to the separation of the inflator chambers. The recall covers...

  • WASHINGTON, June 28- Toyota Motor Corp said late on Tuesday it is recalling 482,000 U.S. hybrid Prius and Lexus CT200h cars because of a possible airbag inflator defect. The recall covers 2010-2012 vehicles with air bag inflators that could have a small crack in a weld, which could lead to the separation of the inflator chambers. The air bag could partially inflate...

  • The 2012 Toyota Prius

    Toyota Motor is conducting a recall of 482,000 vehicles due to a safety issue.

  • DETROIT, June 28- U.S. safety regulators said on Tuesday there were 68 reported injuries and 266 reported crashes in vehicles, including 2014-2015 Fiat Chrysler Jeep Grand Cherokee models with a type of gear-shifting control that has confused some consumers and led to rollaway incidents, prompting a recall. The National Highway Traffic Safety...