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Nissan recalls about 105K cars to replace Takata air bags

Jul 13, 2018

Nissan is recalling nearly 105,000 small cars to replace Takata passenger air bag inflators that can explode and hurl shrapnel at drivers and passengers

Illinois, Iowa officials look into rise in parasitic illness

Jul 13, 2018

Health officials in Illinois and Iowa are investigating an increase in people becoming sick from a parasite that causes intestinal illness

US official links economic protests in Iran to sanctions

Jul 13, 2018

Top US official focused on sanctions against Iran links American financial pressure on Tehran with protests there

Commerce secretary tells ethics office he will sell equities

Jul 13, 2018

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says he will sell all his equity holdings after a government ethics office noted inaccuracies and omissions in his financial disclosure reports

'Do not eat this cereal': CDC links Honey Smacks, salmonella

Jul 13, 2018

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says apopular Kellogg's cereal has been linked to a Salmonella outbreak that has infected at least 100 people

7 fast-food chains agree to end 'no-poaching' policies

Jul 13, 2018

Seven national fast-food chains have agreed to end policies that blocked workers from changing branches _ limiting wages and job opportunities _ under the threat of legal action from the state of Washington

Blockbusters in Alaska set to close; 1 store left in US

Jul 13, 2018

Alaska's last two Blockbuster video stores are calling it quits, leaving just one store open in the rest of the nation

Appeals court decision makes it hard to sue TSA screeners

Jul 12, 2018

A federal appeals court says TSA screeners can't be sued over alleged abuse because they aren't law-enforcement officers

The Latest: Jury awards nearly $4.7 billion in powder case

Jul 12, 2018

A St. Louis jury has awarded nearly $4.7 billion in damages to 22 women and their families after they claimed asbestos in Johnson & Johnson talcum powder caused their ovarian cancer.

Subcontractor 'on site' ahead of fatal Wisconsin blast

Jul 12, 2018

Communications company: Subcontractor working "on site" before explosion that killed Wisconsin firefighter, unclear if subcontractor responsible for breaking gas main ahead of blast