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The airbag unit for the passenger seat of a Toyota Motor Corp. vehicle is seen at the company's showroom in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, April 11, 2013. Takata Corp. faces its biggest recall crisis in almost two decades after defective airbag inflators led Toyota Motor Corp., Honda Motor Co. and Nissan Motor Co. to call back more than 3 million vehicles. (Source: Koichi Kamoshida/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

US Agency Threatens To Act Against Air Bag Maker

U.S. safety regulators have threatened airbag maker Takata Corp. with fines and legal action, if they do not admit the driver’s air bag inflators are defective and agree to a nationwide recall.

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Pet Food (Source: CBS)

Customizing Your Pet’s Meals Growing In Popularity

What do you feed your dog? Do you pour packaged food into a bowl or do you cook for your pet the way you do for other members of your family? For more and more pet owners, there is a middle ground.

11/21/2014

The airbag unit for the passenger seat of a Toyota Motor Corp. vehicle is seen at the company's showroom in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, April 11, 2013. Takata Corp. faces its biggest recall crisis in almost two decades after defective airbag inflators led Toyota Motor Corp., Honda Motor Co. and Nissan Motor Co. to call back more than 3 million vehicles. (Source: Koichi Kamoshida/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

ME Says Orlando Woman Died From Air Bag Injuries

Medical Examiners believe an Orlando woman died due to injuries sustained in a crash as well as an exploding airbag.

11/20/2014

SAN RAFAEL, CA - MARCH 28:  A logo is displayed on the front grill of a brand new Volkswagen car at a Volkswagen dealership on March 28, 2011 in San Rafael, California. Volkswagen of America announced today that they are recalling close to 71,000 new 2011 Jetta sedans for a potential problem with wiring that could cause the car to shut off when the horn is used.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

VW Recalls 442K Cars To Fix Suspension Problem

Volkswagen(VW) issued a recall for 442,000 Jettas and Beetles due to an issue with rear suspension.

11/19/2014

Wireless Charging (Source: CBS)

Wave Of The Future: Powering Up Without The Cord

Between smartphones, tablets, laptops, wearable tech and more, we love our gadgets on the go but when it comes time to recharge, most of us are still tethered to a power supply. But a host of industry groups are working on new technology that will let us power up, without the cord.

11/18/2014

Wearable Kid Tech (Source: CBS)

Wearable Tech Devices For Kids

Wearable tech devices, it seems that every time you turn around they’re getting smaller, and now many new devices are meant for kids. Like the grown-up gadgets, some are designed to turn fitness into fun but others are more focused on safety.

11/14/2014

The airbag unit for the passenger seat of a Toyota Motor Corp. vehicle is seen at the company's showroom in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, April 11, 2013. Takata Corp. faces its biggest recall crisis in almost two decades after defective airbag inflators led Toyota Motor Corp., Honda Motor Co. and Nissan Motor Co. to call back more than 3 million vehicles. (Source: Koichi Kamoshida/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Company Behind Defective Airbags May Have Known A Decade Before

The company behind defective airbags linked to injures, deaths even a lawsuit in South Florida may have known about the problem a decade ago and said nothing.

11/06/2014

Nissan Motors' "Infiniti" brand logo is displayed at its headquarters in Yokohama, south of Tokyo on May 10, 2013. Nissan said its annual net profit came in nearly flat from a year earlier, a result that stood in stark contrast to rivals Toyota and Honda which have booked soaring profits.       (TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)

Nissan Recalls Infiniti SUVs To Fix Air Bags

Nissan is recalling more than 1,800 Infiniti SUVs throughout the U.S. due to an airbag problem that could cause shrapnel to shoot shrapnel into the passenger compartment.

10/31/2014

Macy's Logo

Macy’s To Head Overseas

Macy’s is heading to the Middle East, making it their first store outside the United States.

10/28/2014

Apple Unveils iPhone 6

Apple CEO Tim Cook Says Apple Pay A Success

Apple’s CEO says the company’s new mobile payment system have over 1 million activation in its first three days.

10/28/2014

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