| May 15, 2014
| 6:15 PM
American car owners have been peppered by recall announcements in 2014, as automakers have issued almost 20 million vehicle safety announcements so far this year.
No, the world's cars aren't falling apart. But headlines and lawsuits over slow recalls...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:11 PM
Health Matters America is recalling Organic Sprouted Chia Seed Powder and Sprouted Chia-Flax Seed Powder because of possible salmonella contamination. The products were sold through distributors, retailers and through internet sales in Florida and other...
| May 16, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Federal regulators Friday fined General Motors Corp. the maximum $35 million for delays in recalling vehicles with faulty ignition switches that have been linked to 13 deaths.
The automaker also agreed to what Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 3:33 PM
In testimony scheduled Wednesday, Mary Barra, the chief executive of General Motors Co., will tell a congressional panel that the automaker failed to handle a deadly ignition switch issue “in a responsible way” and that GM is now engaged in...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Lawmakers expressed skepticism over General Motors' claims that its failure to quickly recall cars with an ignition switch issue linked to more than 50 crashes and at least 13 deaths was a result of mere incompetence.
During a hearing of a House...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Kraft is recalling a batch of Velveeta cheese shipped to Walmart in the Midwest because it doesn’t contain enough of a specific preservative and can spoil too fast, potentially causing a food borne illness.
The cheese product was shipped to...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 11:05 AM
GM isn't the only automaker in the news for airbag-related recalls. Toyota announced today an expansion of a previous recall to address a faulty front passenger airbag inflator — the inflator could rupture, causing the airbag to deploy abnormally....
| May 29, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Ford Motor Co. has issued safety recalls on 1.4 million vehicles being operated in North America, for a variety of issues related to steering, wiring and floor mats.
The company said 915,216 Ford Escapes and Mercury Mariners might have defects in a...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 1:59 PM
General Motors has issued another recall for cars that may have problems related to their ignition switches.
This time the problem is in the key itself, and affects about 3.16 million vehicles, most built between 2000 and 2011.
The car company said...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 4:32 PM
On June 16, GM issued its second major ignition-switch recall, which affects 3.16 million larger cars in the U.S. ??? the 2005-2009 Buick LaCrosse, 2006-2011 Lucerne and 2005 Regal; the 2000-2005 Cadillac DeVille and 2004-2011 DTS; and the 2006-2008...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 1:23 PM
DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co on Friday announced four more recalls covering 105,688 cars and trucks globally, raising the number of recalls to 34 including the high-profile for defective ignition switches linked to at least 13 deaths.