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German watchdog recalls VW Touaregs over defeat devices

Germany's KBA automotive watchdog on Tuesday announced a recall of Volkswagen's flagship European sport-utility vehicles (SUV) with 3-litre diesel engines after detecting two illicit emissions control devices in the models.

Tuesday Morning Briefing

An investigation is launched into a bomber who targeted a New York City bus station, voters in Alabama head to the polls in a tight U.S Senate race and Comcast drops its bid for most of Twenty-First Century Fox’s assets.

Audi CEO drops plan to sell motorcycle brand Ducati

Germany's Audi has abandoned plans to sell its Italian motorcycle brand Ducati, its chief executive Rupert Stadler said, in a sign of confidence that the carmaker expects to be able to carry the costs of its transformation.


As Republican tax bill vote nears, two senators demand changes

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's drive to win passage of a sweeping tax bill hit a potential obstacle on Thursday as two Republican senators, who previously backed the measure, insisted on a change to its child tax credit.