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Feds sue Fiat Chrysler, accuse it of cheating on diesel emissions

Tue, 23 May 2017 12:30:00 EDT

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(image) US-listed Fiat Chrysler shares were down 2.9 percent at $10.44.

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French Dieselgate fraud probe says VW gained $26B by cheating

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:41:00 EDT

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(image) And the cheating saved VW 1.5 billion euros it would've had to spend to comply with regulations.

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Pittsburgh is falling out of love with Uber’s self-driving cars

Mon, 22 May 2017 17:55:00 EDT

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(image) Reports of accidents and wrong-way driving were only the beginning of troubles.

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Times Square mayhem renews call for banning vehicles

Sun, 21 May 2017 10:49:00 EDT

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(image) The car that drove down sidewalks, killing one person and injuring 20, has raised concerns about safety provisions in a recent $55 million revamp of the area.

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Feds open investigation into recall of 1.7M Hyundais, Kias

Sat, 20 May 2017 16:38:00 EDT

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(image) Timeliness and scope of recalls in question.

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Trump administration triggers launch of NAFTA renegotiations

Thu, 18 May 2017 14:05:00 EDT

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(image) WASHINGTON - The Trump administration on Thursday formally launched its effort to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico to try to win better terms for US workers and manufacturers. With a letter to lawmakers, Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said he triggered a 90-day consultation period with Congress, industries and the American public that would allow talks over one of the world's biggest trading blocs to begin by Aug 16. Renegotiation of NAFTA was

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Robert Mueller will leave Takata fund role to head Russia investigation

Thu, 18 May 2017 10:40:00 EDT

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(image) Mueller was the lead on a compensation fund for those affected by Takata airbags.

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US prepares to sue Fiat Chrysler over diesel emissions testing

Thu, 18 May 2017 08:20:00 EDT

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(image) FCA is accused of not revealing software to defeat testing on Jeep Grand Cherokees and Ram trucks.

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California may start offering point-of-sale plug-in rebates

Mon, 15 May 2017 17:30:00 EDT

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(image) CARB wants to encourage lower-income buyers to choose EVs.

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Renault and Nissan are among the businesses affected by massive ransomeware attack

Sun, 14 May 2017 14:50:00 EDT

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(image) Renault halted manufacturing at plants in France, and Romania to prevent the spread of ransomware in its systems, and a Nissan manufacturing plant in Sunderland, northeast England was also affected.

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Germany is finally getting serious about self-driving cars

Sat, 13 May 2017 12:26:00 EDT

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(image) A human driver must be sitting behind the wheel at all times ready to take back control.

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Tesla hometown to require new homes have solar, be 'EV ready'

Tue, 09 May 2017 11:30:00 EDT

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(image) Fremont City Council is now waiting for approval from state building and energy commissions.

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Tour champ Chris Froome thrown from bike in hit-and-run

Tue, 09 May 2017 08:15:00 EDT

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(image) "Just got rammed on purpose by an impatient driver."

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Could Apple use its massive cash reserve to take over Tesla?

Sat, 06 May 2017 17:05:00 EDT

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(image) Apple is sitting on a cash hoard of $250 billion. Analysts think that money should be put to work.

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Justice Dept. investigates Uber software used to elude local officials

Fri, 05 May 2017 07:56:00 EDT

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(image) SAN FRANCISCO - The U.S. Department of Justice has begun a criminal investigation into Uber Technologies Inc's use of a software tool that helped its drivers evade local transportation regulators, two sources familiar with the situation said. Uber has acknowledged the software, known as "Greyball," helped it identify and circumvent government officials who were trying to clamp down on Uber in areas where its service had not yet been approved, such as Portland, Ore. The company prohibited the u

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