| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:12 PM
The company that produces some Uncle Ben's rice products has issued a recall of specific flavors after the rice was linked to complaints of rashes and flushing in Texas.
Children and teachers at three schools in Houston reported the symptoms, which...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 8:42 AM
A Northern California firm that recalled 8.7 million pounds of beef products distributed in four states has been voluntarily closed, the plant's quality control manager confirmed Monday.
Rancho Feeding Corp. of Petaluma on Saturday recalled the beef...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 12:26 PM
They are among the world’s fastest and most expensive cars on the road, but that doesn’t mean Aston Martin is immune to a little counterfeit plastic.
The British automaker announced it is recalling nearly all of its cars from the 2008 through...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 1:14 PM
General Motors Chief Executive Mary Barra promised an "unvarnished" review of whether the automaker delayed a recall of a part that malfuctioned, leading to 13 traffic deaths.
Barr also moved Tuesday to calm worker concern about whether a federal...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:46 PM
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has launched an investigation into why General Motors Co. did not promptly recall more than 1.6 million vehicles after it learned that faulty ignition switches were causing fatal crashes.
GM on Thursday...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 3:35 PM
In a rare public apology, General Motors acknowledged Tuesday that it may have reacted too slowly to a safety issue linked to 13 deaths.
The delayed response could potentially cost GM tens of millions of dollars in civil penalties if the National...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Toyota Motor Corp. launched a massive global recall of its popular Prius hybrid to fix a software glitch that could cause the car to stall, an aggressive reaction to counter past criticism of its slow response to defects, experts said.
| Feb 13, 2014
| 8:26 AM
General Motors Co. is recalling almost 800,000 Chevrolet Cobalt and Pontiac G5 compact cars to fix a problem that could prevent the airbags from deploying in a crash.
The automaker said it knows of 22 such accidents, including five in which six people...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:47 AM
Toyota Motor Corp. on Wednesday announced a massive global recall of its popular Prius hybrid to fix a software glitch that could cause the car to stall.
The Japanese automaker also launched a recall of about 260,000 RAV4 sport-utility vehicles,...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 9:37 AM
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is investigating the illnesses of children in three states in recent months that have been linked to Uncle Ben's infused rice served in schools.
The cluster of illnesses have affected children in Texas, Illinois and...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 9:24 AM
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened a probe into intermittent brake failure in the 2007 and 2008 Toyota Camry hybrid sedan.
Dozens of consumers have complained to the agency about the problem, asking it to force Toyota Motor...