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3 hrs ago | USA Today
In a deal that would create the world's second largest automotive supplier, Germany's ZF Friedrichshafen agreed to buy Livonia, Mich.-based TRW Automotive for approximately $12.4 billion Together, the two Germany's ZF to buy TRW Automotive for $12.4B In a deal that would create the world's second largest automotive supplier, Germany's ZF Friedrichshafen agreed to buy Livonia, Mich.-based TRW Automotive for approximately $12.4 billion Together, the two Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1s3QCMB In a deal that would create the world's second largest automotive supplier, Germany's ZF Friedrichshafen agreed to buy Livonia, Mich.-based TRW Automotive for approximately $12.4 billion Together, the two automakers have combined annual sales of more than $41 billion and about 138,000 employees.
6 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville
The number of deaths from accidents caused by General Motors' defective ignition switch has been increased to at least 19, the chief of GM's victim settlement fund has determined. Ken Feinberg has awarded Death count rises due to faulty GM ignition switches The number of deaths from accidents caused by General Motors' defective ignition switch has been increased to at least 19, the chief of GM's victim settlement fund has determined.
7 hrs ago | Autoblog
It appears that the safety problems stemming from General Motors' faulty ignition switches may stretch further than the automaker as admitted to. In a new interview with CNN Money , Kenneth Feinberg, the lawyer overseeing the settlement process for GM , says that there are at least 19 deaths and 12 injuries being compensated so far.
8 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster
When he visited his relatives in Japan, they would jokingly say, "the sumo wrestler is back." Their comments were meant to be funny, but Kirimoto still felt the sting.
8 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento
The man whose giant rubber duck was stabbed 42 times in Belgium, attacked by a suspected eagle in Keelung City, Taiwan, and sunk in Hong Kong has a new disaster to contend with: grilled rabbit. Hofman's giant Moon Rabbit, on exhibit at the Taoyuan Land Arts Festival since Sept.
8 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento
To hear his family tell it, police shot the 22-year-old several times while he was running away. An independent autopsy proves he was shot from behind, his family's attorney said.
12 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster
Hurricane Odile made landfall at the southernmost tip of Mexico's Baja California peninsula late Sunday. Its gales whipped torrents of rain ashore, chasing visitors in popular tourist destinations into closed quarters.
At least 44 people were crushed to death when a guesthouse at a large church that's home to a famous Nigerian preacher collapsed in Lagos, a rescue agency official said Sunday. In addition to those killed, there were "130 rescued from the rubble of the collapsed guesthouse at The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations," Ibrahim Farinloye, spokesman for the National Emergency Management Agency, told CNN.
Attorney Ken Feinberg will announce Monday how many deaths and injuries he has so far tied to General Motors' ignition switch flaw, his office said Sunday. GM has publicly linked 13 deaths and 54 accidents to the fault, but the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have said they believe the numbers to be larger.
Don't you hate when you walk back to your car after shopping, pop the trunk to put the groceries inside, and come face to face with the corpse of your neighbor? That will ruin your whole afternoon! And it's what one woman in Los Angeles says happened to her at a local Walmart. . Although the woman says she discovered the body after opening the trunk, Riverside County Sheriff's Office said the victim was likely killed where the woman lived.
Detroit isn't just the car manufacturing capital of the U.S. - it's also tops when it come to high car-insurance costs. The Motor City and its metropolitan area lay claim to the dubious distinction of having Top 25 cities for highest auto insurance rates Detroit isn't just the car manufacturing capital of the U.S. - it's also tops when it come to high car-insurance costs.
Aichi Prefecture's Rocky Auto is a pretty amazing place, full of delightful classic Japanese cars which make mouths water, hands flex, and feet become terribly impatient. Jalopnik reader Flavien Vidal recently moved to Japan with his wife and has been scoping out all the JDM goodness he can find.
The father of two children went to war-torn Syria to try to help struggling civilians at a refugee camp. But he ended up a political pawn in the hands of brutal jihadists, becoming the third Western hostage beheaded by ISIS in a matter of weeks.
A new timeline emerged in the emergency response to comedian Joan Rivers' cardiac arrest. She stopped breathing and her heart stopped beating during treatment at Yorkville Endoscopy.
Have you ever had one of those days where everything was going smoothly and then, in a split-second, there was utter chaos? Racer Danny Thompson recently got a fantastic story to tell when he was taking his streamlined Challenger II land speed car for a test run. Everything appeared perfectly normal, and then things went very bizarre in a blink on an eye.
Police are searching for a man that witnesses say set fire to several BMWs at a Santa Monica dealership late Wednesday night. The blaze is estimated to have caused $250,000 in damages.
When I was a kid, I'd often pick up a pencil and try to draw the car that my old man drove. As I loosely connected curved lines, the finished product would always end up vaguely resembling a VW Beetle.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 03:12 pm
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