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  • Sierra Nevada says the glass shard could break loose and fall into the bottle.

  • Time to rethink lithium ion batteries?

    Patrick Moorhead, Moor Insights & Strategy, talks about Samsung's findings about the cause of its defective Note S7 phones.

  • AGENCY CONFIRMS IT IS CLOSING TESLA MOTORS AUTOPILOT DEATH INVESTIGATION WITHOUT DEMANDING RECALL.

  • WASHINGTON— Tesla Motors Inc. won't face a recall or fine as a result of a fatal crash involving its Autopilot system, but U.S. safety regulators are warning auto manufacturers and drivers not to treat semiautonomous cars as if they were fully self-driving. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Thursday it found that the system had no safety...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 19- U.S. regulators are expected on Thursday to close a six-month-old investigation into the death of a man whose Tesla collided with a truck while he was using its semi-autonomous driving system and not seek a vehicle recall, according to a source briefed on the matter. Tesla's Autopilot, introduced in October 2015, has been the focus of intense...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 19- The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Thursday is expected to close a six-month-old investigation into the death of a Tesla Motors Inc car driver using its semi-autonomous driving system Autopilot without seeking a recall, according to a source briefed on the matter. Tesla in September unveiled improvements to its...

  • CLOSING TESLA MOTORS AUTOPILOT DEATH INVESTIGATION WITHOUT DEMANDING RECALL- SOURCE.

  • More than 652K cars involved in latest Takata air bag recall

    Thirteen automakers are now recalling more than 652,000 vehicles in the U.S.

  • A deployed airbag is seen in a 2001 Honda Accord at the LKQ Pick Your Part salvage yard on May 22, 2015 in Medley, Florida. The largest automotive recall in history centers around the defective Takata Corp. air bags that are found in millions of vehicles that are manufactured by BMW, Chrysler, Daimler Trucks, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru and Toyota. (

    Thirteen automakers are recalling more than 652,000 vehicles in the U.S. in the latest round of dangerous Takata air bag inflator recalls.

  • DETROIT— Thirteen automakers are recalling more than 652,000 vehicles in the U.S. in the latest round of dangerous Takata air bag inflator recalls. Automakers with recalls posted Thursday are Audi, Nissan, Jaguar-Land Rover, Subaru, Daimler Vans, Tesla, Mitsubishi, BMW, Ferrari, Mercedes, Mazda, McLaren and Karma. All the recalls are to replace front passenger...

  • JOHANNESBURG— The South African unit of the Ford Motor Company says it is recalling 4,556 Kuga vehicles following several dozen reports of the car catching fire. Jeff Nemeth, Ford's regional chief executive, said Monday that 1.6- liter Kugas made between December 2012 and February 2014 must be taken to a Ford dealer as soon as possible. Ford held a joint news...

  • DETROIT— Japanese auto supplier Takata Corp. agreed to plead guilty Friday to a single U.S. criminal charge and pay $1 billion in fines and restitution related to its ongoing air bag recall. Honda has the most vehicles equipped with Takata air bags. Other brands affected are: Acura, Audi, BMW, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Daimler, Dodge, Ferrari, Fisker, Ford, GMC, Infiniti,...

  • DETROIT— Japanese auto supplier Takata Corp. on Friday agreed to plead guilty and pay $1 billion in fines and restitution over a lengthy scheme to conceal a deadly defect in millions of air bags. 2000: Takata executives Shinichi Tanaka, Hideo Nakajima and Tsuneo Chikaraishi realize that the air bags can rupture but they don't inform automakers, according to an...

  • A line of electric skateboards with a battery that poses a fire hazard was among this week's recalled consumer products. Others include dressers that pose a tip-over hazard. They were sold at boostedboards.com from September 2016 through November 2016.

  • West Des Moines- based Hy-Vee says a milk powder ingredient used in chocolate coating has the potential for contamination and the candy's manufacturer, Palmer Candy Co., announced a recall of some of its products. It includes chocolate almond bark, chocolate almond pretzels, dazzled peanut brittle, holiday candy trays and others fully listed on the FDA recall...

  • Actress Jessica Alba, co-founder and chief creative officer of The Honest Co.

    The Honest Company announced a voluntary recall of its baby powder due to possible contamination that may cause eye and skin infections, USA Today reports

  • 2008 Scion xB

    Toyota Motor says it is recalling another 543,000 vehicles in the U.S. for defective front passenger air bag inflators made by Japan's Takata.

  • TOKYO— Toyota Motor Corp. says it is recalling another 543,000 vehicles in the U.S. for defective front passenger air bag inflators made by Japan's Takata Corp.. Takata is at the center of a massive recall of inflators that can explode in a crash, spewing metal shrapnel inside the vehicles. Toyota said Friday that the recall includes various models of sedans and...

  • 2012 Ford Mustang GT

    Ford recalling vehicles in Mustang, Lincoln, and Mercury ranges for faulty inflators.

  • Jan 11- Honest Co, co-founded by actress Jessica Alba, voluntarily recalled all bottles of its organic baby powder in the United States due to concerns of eye and skin infections. "With the full knowledge and under the guidance of the FDA, we've decided to voluntarily recall this product out of an abundance of caution," Christopher Gavigan, co-founder, said in a video...