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U.S. agency opens probe into 115,000 Tesla vehicles over suspension issue

7:16am EST

WASHINGTON The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on Friday said it had opened an investigation into around 115,0000 Tesla vehicles over a front suspension safety issue.

U.S. agency opens probe into 115,000 Tesla vehicles over suspension issue

7:14am EST

WASHINGTON The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on Friday said it had opened an investigation into around 115,0000 Tesla vehicles over a front suspension safety issue.

Exclusive: White House considers lifting European travel restrictions - sources

Nov 25 2020

WASHINGTON The White House is considering rescinding entry bans for most non-U.S. citizens who recently were in Brazil, Britain, Ireland and 26 other European countries, five U.S. and airline officials told Reuters. | Video

Thanksgiving travelers give U.S. airports their busiest weekend since March

Nov 24 2020

WASHINGTON/CHICAGO (Reuters) -More than 3 million airline passengers passed through U.S. airports over the weekend, disregarding calls to avoid Thanksgiving trips and making it the busiest air-travel weekend since coronavirus lockdowns hit in mid-March. | Video

Thanksgiving travelers give U.S. airports their busiest weekend since March

Nov 24 2020

WASHINGTON/CHICAGO More than 3 million airline passengers passed through U.S. airports over the weekend, disregarding calls to avoid Thanksgiving trips and making it the busiest air-travel weekend since coronavirus lockdowns hit in mid-March. | Video

FCC affirms ZTE poses U.S. national security threat

Nov 24 2020

WASHINGTON The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) said on Tuesday it had rejected a petition from ZTE Corp asking the agency to reconsider its decision designating the Chinese company as a U.S. national security threat to communications networks.

GM hits reverse on Trump effort to bar California emissions rules

Nov 24 2020

WASHINGTON General Motors Co said on Monday it was reversing course and will no longer back the Trump administration's effort to bar California from setting its own emissions rules in an ongoing court fight.

Trump macht Weg für Machtwechsel frei - "tun, was getan werden muss"

Nov 24 2020

Washington/Wilmington Drei Wochen nach der US-Präsidentenwahl hat Amtsinhaber Donald Trump den Weg für eine Machtübergabe an den Demokraten Joe Biden freigemacht.

U.S. agency tells Biden he can formally begin transition

Nov 23 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. federal agency that must sign off on the presidential transition told President-elect Joe Biden on Monday that he can formally begin the hand-over process.

GM will recall 7 million vehicles for air bag issue worldwide

Nov 23 2020

WASHINGTON General Motors Co will recall 7 million vehicles worldwide with potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators after a U.S. safety agency said Monday it had rejected the Detroit automaker's petition to avoid the callback.

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