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In this file image from video, George Zimmerman smiles after a not guilty verdict was handed down in his trial at the Seminole County Courthouse, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in Sanford, Fla. (AP Photo/TV Pool, File)

Officials: Zimmerman helped 4 out of wrecked SUV

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — George Zimmerman helped rescue four people from an overturned vehicle last week, just days after he was cleared of all charges in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, officials said Monday. […]

07/22/2013

A pile of new vehicle tires. (AP Photo)

Michelin announces voluntary recall of 100K tires

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelin is voluntarily recalling 100,000 tires after a retailer discovered that some had holes and quickly deflated. The recall affects certain sizes of Michelin’s LTX M/S 2, X Radial LT2 and Latitude […]

07/21/2013

This Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010 file photo shows Jeffrey Uno, right, and his father, Peter Uno, the son and husband of Noriko Uno, seen in framed photo, after a news conference in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)

First Toyota sudden acceleration case set to begin

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Noriko Uno was afraid of driving fast, often avoiding the freeway and taking the same route every day from her Upland home to and from her family’s sushi restaurant. She had […]

07/21/2013

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Ford recalls Explorer, Taurus, MKS to fix locks

  DETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling just over 13,000 Explorer, Taurus and Lincoln MKS cars and SUVs because the child safety locks might not work on the rear doors. The recall affects 2013 model […]

06/28/2013

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Chrysler expected to formally refuse Jeep recall

DETROIT (AP) — In one of the biggest-ever showdowns between an automaker and the government, Chrysler on Tuesday is expected to file papers explaining its refusal to recall 2.7 million older Jeep SUVs that are […]

06/18/2013

2007 Honda Odyssey minivan (AP Photo)

US investigates Honda minivans for air bag trouble

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. safety regulators have added about 320,000 older model Honda Odyssey minivans to a widening probe of faulty air bags that affects at least three automakers and more than 2 million vehicles. […]

06/10/2013

Police cruiser at scene of shooting in Santa Monica. (AP Photo)

Key events in Santa Monica shootings

(The Associated Press) – Key moments in a shooting rampage Friday that killed at least four people in Santa Monica, Calif., before a gunman was shot and killed by police in a college library. Based […]

06/08/2013

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San Diego police kill gunman in shootout

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego police say they killed a gunman in a shootout in Escondido and later found pipe bombs in his car. U-T San Diego says a police surveillance team was tailing […]

06/06/2013

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Chrysler refuses US request to recall vehicles

DETROIT (AP) — A defiant Chrysler is refusing a government request to recall about 2.7 million SUVs to fix fuel tanks that could leak and cause fires in rear-end collisions. Chrysler said Tuesday that the […]

06/04/2013

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Honda recalls nearly 205K vehicles to fix shifters

DETROIT (AP) — Honda is recalling nearly 205,000 minivans and SUVs in the U.S. to fix a problem with the automatic shifters. The recall includes 2012-2013 Honda CR-V small SUV and Odyssey minivan.

04/18/2013

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