The new CEO of General Motors is going to be in the hot seat on Tuesday, as lawmakers on Capitol Hill grill her about a series of recalls which are tied to at least 13 deaths.
Nissan is recalling just over 1 million cars, SUVs and vans because the front passenger air bags may not inflate in a crash. It’s the company’s second recall to fix the same problem.
Toyota said on Wednesday that it is recalling 1.9 million hybrid Prius cars, including 713,000 in North America, due to a software glitch that could cause the vehicles to stall.
Nissan is recalling nearly 152,000 vehicles to fix faulty brake control software that could cause longer-than-expected stopping distances and increase the risk of a crash.
Subaru of America is recalling more than 47,000 cars and SUVs with remote starters because the engines can start on their own.
BMW is recalling more than 30,000 SUVs to fix an oil leak that can knock out the power-assisted braking.
Nissan is recalling certain model year 2012 and 2013 Altima vehicles that total about 13,900 because its bolts could become loose and fall out, increasing the risk of a car crash.
Two other drugs may now also be linked to the deadly meningitis outbreak. It has prompted a voluntary drug recall that could rival the Tylenol recall from the early 1980s.
A risk of engine fires is forcing General Motors to recall its popular Chevrolet Cruze. The recall covers the 2011 and 2012 models and affects more than 475,000 cars.
Louisiana health officials say they closed a harvesting area and ordered a recall of oysters taken from there since April 26 after 14 people became ill with norovirus.
USDA officials have announced that a Texas company is recalling thousands of pounds of beef sausage.
A Minnesota food company is widening its recall of hard-cooked eggs because of a potential for listeria contamination.