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Indiana officials to look into BP gasoline recall

The Indiana attorney general's office on Wednesday opened an investigation to ensure BP quickly responds to consumers' complaints about vehicles damaged by contaminated gasoline that was distributed from storage terminals in Whiting and Milwaukee.

BP: Recalled gas also went to Chicago, Milwaukee

BP says recalled gasoline went to Chicago's south suburbs and Milwaukee and may involve grades other that regular.

Fisker recalling Karma sedans to fix fans

Electric-car maker Fisker Automotive is recalling about 2,400 Karma sports sedans to fix cooling fans that can catch fire.

Suzuki recalls compact cars to fix headlights

Suzuki is recalling nearly 102,000 cars in the U.S. to fix a wiring problem that can cause the headlights to go out.

GM, Isuzu recall 258,000 SUVs to fix power windows

General Motors and Isuzu are recalling more than 258,000 SUVs in the U.S. and Canada to fix short-circuits in power window and door lock switches that can cause fires.

Recalls this week: Baby seats, machetes, mats

Consumer product recalls this week include millions of baby seats that are in need of repair after they proved to be too easy to escape. A line of heated pet mats also was recalled because of a shock hazard.

Mercedes-Benz recalls floor mats from ML-Class

Mercedes-Benz is recalling all-season accessory floor mats sold in model year 2012 and 2013 ML-Class vehicles because they could cause the car's gas pedal to get stuck.

Apple slices recalled due to listeria danger

Sliced apples distributed to fast-food and grocery chains nationwide are among packaged products being recalled due to possible listeria contamination.

Dishwashers recalled due to fire hazard

More than a million GE dishwashers are being recalled due to fire hazard.

Toyota recalling 778,000 RAV4 SUVs

DETROIT (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it’s recalling 778,000 RAV4 SUVs and Lexus HS 250h sedans in the U.S. to fix a suspension problem that could cause crashes.

Hyundai recalls some Santa Fe, Sonata for air bags

Hyundai Motor Co. is recalling some Santa Fe SUVs and Sonata sedans because of problems with their air bags.

Cargill Beef recalls 30K pounds of ground beef

SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) — Hannaford Supermarkets is alerting consumers that Cargill Beef is voluntarily recalling 29,339 pounds of ground beef that may contain salmonella.

Manufacturing problem caused Ford Escape recall

A manufacturing problem at a company that makes fuel lines forced Ford to recall thousands of its brand-new Escape small SUVs and tell owners to stop driving them right away.

FDA warns of bacteria in shellfish from NY harbor

The Food and Drug Administration is warning people not to eat raw or partially cooked shellfish harvested from New York’s Oyster Bay Harbor because they have been linked to cases of foodborne illness in several states.

Ford recalls 2013 Escapes; engines can catch fire

Ford Motor Co. is telling owners of one version of the brand-new Ford Escape not to drive the SUVs until dealers can fix fuel lines that can crack and spill gasoline, causing engine fires.

485,000 high chairs recalled after reports of 21 children hurt

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 485,000 Chico Polly high chairs are being recalled after a design flaw led to children getting cuts and bruises.

Recall news: Soy candles and plastic bottles

The following recalls have been announced: Soy Candles manufactured by Bath Petals Inc. of Gardena, Calif., and Twist'n Sparkle home beverage carbonation system plastic bottles imported by iSi North America Inc. of Fairfield, N.J.

Recalls this week: space heaters, flushing systems and more

More than 70,000 space heaters with the potential to become so hot they might melt, and millions of potentially explosive toilet flushing systems are among the list of recalled consumer products this week. Other products recalled include light fixtures, gas ranges and battery-powered adult tricycles.

Recalled: Gel packs and dumbbells

The following recalls have been announced: Bowflex SelectTech 1090 Dumbbells distributed by Nautilus Inc. of Vancouver, Wash., and Ice/Hot and Ice Gel Packs imported by California Innovations Inc. of Toronto, Canada.

Kia recalls nearly 73,000 Rios for air bag problem

Kia Motors America is recalling nearly 73,000 Rio small cars to fix a problem with the front-passenger air bag.

Recalled: hydraulic log splitter and xylophone toy

The following recalls have been announced: Imaginarium 5-Sided Activity Center imported by Toys "R'' Us Inc. of Wayne, N.J., and ECHO Bear Cat hydraulic log splitters manufactured by Crary Industries of West Fargo, N.D.

Kitchen Selectives blender recalled

The following recall has been announced: Kitchen Selectives 6-Speed Blender.

Fire risk prompts recall of nearly 87,000 Jeeps

Chrysler is recalling nearly 87,000 Jeep Wranglers in the U.S., Canada and elsewhere due to a risk of fires.

Meta-based pet food maker issues another recall

Missouri-based Diamond Pet Foods is voluntarily recalling another type of dog food because of potential exposure to salmonella.

CDC: Dog-food linked salmonella cases grow to 16

Federal officials say the number of people sickened by salmonella after handling tainted dog food has grown by two to 16.

Recalls this week: Pool slides, bassinets and more

One company recalled about 21,000 in-ground pool slides this week after several dangerous incidents, including a 29-year-old's death following a fractured neck. Another company recalled about 46,000 bassinets because of defective latches and hazards to infants.

Recall news: folding step stools, children's jackets, bicycle racks

The following recalls have been announced for bicycle racks, children's jackets and folding step stools.

Pet Food Recalls Spread

Add Canidae, Wellpet, Natural Balance and Apex to the list of pet food manufacturers recalling dry pet food because of Salmonella contamination.

Chrysler 300s and Dodge Chargers recalled

Chrysler is recalling 119,072 cars after discovering that the antilock brake and electronic stability control systems can fail because of an overheated power supply.

Salmonella in dog food sickens 14 people in US

Three infected in Missouri

Fourteen people in at least nine states have been sickened by salmonella after handling tainted dog food from a South Carolina plant that a few years ago produced food contaminated by toxic mold that killed dozens of dogs, federal officials said Friday.