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Takata’s failure remodels auto-safety industry

Takata’s failure is remodelling the auto-safety industry. The Japanese group has filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States and Japan, citing more than $10 billion of liabilities related to lethal airbags. This is a big opportunity for smaller rival Key Safety Systems, a Chinese-owned American brand which agreed in principle to buy most of the business for $1.6 billion.

Harvick wins for first time this season at Sonoma

SONOMA, Calif. -- California driver Kevin Harvick claimed his first win of the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season in his home state Sunday by winning the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway.

Rossi still a MotoGP winner at 38

Yamaha's Italian great Valentino Rossi made history and returned to the top of the MotoGP podium for the first time in more than a year on Sunday after winning the Dutch TT at Assen by a fraction of a second.


Conservative Koch network criticizes U.S. Senate healthcare bill

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. Officials with the conservative U.S. political network overseen by the Koch brothers say they are unhappy with the healthcare bill that may be voted on by the Senate this week and will lobby for changes to it.