Plaintiffs: 5 automakers knew Takata air bags were dangerous

DETROIT (AP) — Plaintiffs in dozens of lawsuits against air bag maker Takata and five automakers allege the car companies knew that Takata's products were dangerous yet continued to use them for years in order to save money.

 

  • Written by TOM KRISHER , AP Auto Writer

AP-NORC Poll: US teens disillusioned, divided by politics

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — In the days after President Donald Trump's election, thousands of teenagers across the nation walked out of class in protest. Others rallied to his defense.

  • Written by GILLIAN FLACCUS , Associated Press

George W. Bush on Trump and Russia: 'We all need answers'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President George W. Bush said Monday "we all need answers" on the extent of contact between President Donald Trump's team and the Russian government, and didn't rule out the idea that a special prosecutor could be necessary to lead an investigation.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

GOP tax plans could eliminate popular tax breaks

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Republicans say they want to lower taxes and get rid of loopholes to make up the lost revenue, they're talking about eliminating some very popular tax breaks enjoyed by millions of people.

  • Written by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER , Associated Press