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Harley recalls nearly 46,000 motorcycles

Harley-Davidson is recalling nearly 46,000 motorcycles in the U.S. because they could stay in gear due to clutches that won’t fully disengage.

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Blue Bell says it's still trying to pinpoint listeria cause

A massive recall has brought more attention and put more pressure on a century-old Texas ice cream company that has been searching to discover how its products became linked to a deadly string of listeria cases.

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Nissan, BMW recall vehicles to fix problems with fuel pumps

Nissan and BMW are recalling more than 94,000 vehicles because the fuel pumps can fail and cause stalling.

Blue Bell suspends operations at Oklahoma ice cream plant

Blue Bell Ice Cream announced Friday that it has suspended operations at an Oklahoma production facility that officials had previously connected to a foodborne illness linked to the deaths of three people.

Recalls this week: water heaters, window shades, strollers

A line of window shades that pose a strangulation hazard for small children are among this week's recalled consumer products. Others include strollers, hockey masks and water heaters.

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Officials: Listeriosis not cause of 3 deaths, but factor

Kansas health officials say a foodborne illness linked to some Blue Bell ice cream products may have been a contributing factor in the deaths of three hospital patients.

FDA: 3 people die from foodborne illness linked to ice cream

Officials say three people have died after developing a foodborne illness linked to Blue Bell ice cream products.

Chrysler recalls minivans, SUVs to fix ignition switches

Chrysler is recalling nearly 703,000 minivans and SUVs to replace faulty ignition switches that can cause the vehicles to stall unexpectedly.

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Used cars often sold with unfixed defects, despite recalls

It’s a case of buyer beware, with potentially dangerous consequences.

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Fires, deaths continue after Jeep fuel tank recall

As Kayla White slowed her SUV behind two other cars to exit a suburban Detroit freeway on Veterans Day, it was rammed from behind by a Cadillac STS. Her red 2003 Jeep Liberty bounced off a Nissan in front of it, rolled onto its side and exploded in flames.

GM recalls 92K trucks, SUVs for ignition lock defect

General Motors is recalling 92,221 full-size trucks and SUVs for a defect in ignition lock systems that can cause safety problems in hot conditions.

Missouri firm recalls caramel apples amid listeria fears

A Missouri firm is recalling its Happy Apple brand caramel apples because of the potential that they could be contaminated with listeria. The recall comes after at least three deaths and at least 29 illnesses in 10 states have been linked to an outbreak of the deadly bacteria.

Takata says recall decision is up to automakers

Japan's Takata Corp. refused to comply with a U.S. government demand for an expanded recall of its air bags that can explode and shoot out shrapnel, and instead passed along the crucial decision to automakers.

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What you need to know about Takata air bag recall

Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. and 10 automakers have recalled 14 million vehicles worldwide for a problem with both driver and passenger side air bags, including 8 million in the U.S.

Nissan recalls 470K vehicles for fuel leak problem

Nissan is recalling about 470,000 cars and SUVs worldwide to fix a problem that can cause fuel leaks.

Toyota recalls nearly 423K Lexuses for fuel leaks

Toyota is recalling nearly 423,000 Lexus luxury brand cars in the U.S. to fix fuel leaks that can cause fires.

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Ford recalls Fusions; software causes key problem

Ford is recalling about 65,000 Fusion midsize cars in North America because the ignition keys can be removed if the transmission is not in park due to a software problem.

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Gov't pushes air bag maker on replacement parts

The U.S. government's auto safety agency, responding to criticism of its slow response to safety issues, told the manufacturer of millions of potentially faulty air bags to make replacement parts faster and do more testing to find the cause of the problem.

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Government ups air bag warning to 7.8M vehicles

The U.S. government is now urging owners of nearly 8 million cars and trucks to have the air bags repaired because of potential danger to drivers and passengers. But the effort is being complicated by confusing information and a malfunctioning website.

Nissan recalls 2013 Altimas for hood latch problem

Nissan is recalling more than 238,000 Altima midsize cars worldwide because a secondary latch can fail and allow the hoods to fly open while the cars are in motion.

GM recalls some Cadillac, Pontiac sedans

General Motors is recalling more than 60,000 vehicles in North America, the latest round of recalls this year for the automaker.

2 children’s sweatshirts recalled for choking risk

Two different children’s hoodies were recalled Tuesday because of a possible choking risk.

Chrysler recalls vehicles to fix ignition switches

Chrysler is recalling nearly 350,000 older cars and SUVs to fix defective ignition switches that can cause the vehicles to stall.

New iPhones run into software, bending complaints

Apple pulls software update for its phones

Apple's newest iPhones ran into some glitches Wednesday after users complained that a new software update blocked their calls, while a widely circulated video showed the larger of the two new models is vulnerable to bending.

Kraft recalls some American Singles cheese

Kraft voluntarily recalled 7,691 cases of its American Singles cheese product Friday because an ingredient was stored improperly by a supplier.

Recaro recalls over 39,000 child safety seats

Recaro is recalling more than 39,000 child safety seats because they can let a child’s head move too far in a crash.

California firm recalls Caesar salad kits

A Southern California food company has recalled nearly 93,000 pounds of fully cooked chicken Caesar salad kits sold at Sam’s Club stores over concerns of possible listeria contamination.

Peanut, almond butter recalled for salmonella risk

Peanut and almond butters sold at Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and other grocers are being recalled because of possible salmonella contamination.Peanut and almond butters sold at Kroger, Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and other grocers are being recalled because of possible salmonella contamination.

Volkswagen recalls some Tiguans

Volkswagen of America is recalling 151,389 Tiguan SUVs due to the possibility of stalling.

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GM issues 6 more recalls covering 312,000 vehicles

General Motors on Friday issued six more recalls totaling more than 312,000 vehicles as the company cleans up past safety issues.

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