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'How fast was I going? ... Holy mackerel!'

Way to set an example for the kids there, Chief.

An officer with the Buffalo, NY Police Department is under investigation after a video surfaces showing him running down a suspect last Saturday with a police SUV.

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If the investigation leads to a recall, we could see 282,000 trucks involved.

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'Give us your docs.'

Will the Japanese Transport Ministry come to the same conclusions as Mitsubishi's internal investigation?

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The phrase was discovered during the US government's current investigation of the automaker.

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Mercedes-Benz, BMW may be among 23 the targets.

South Korean regulators will probe other diesel-vehicle importers for potential violations.

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FCA revises previous monthly sales numbers based on new reporting system.

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Investigators are looking into claims that FCA fudged its year-end sales numbers last December.

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Tesla CEO says Autopilot will remain active in cars so equipped despite a current investigation by the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration.

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This one happened in Pennsylvania.

The NHTSA is collecting information from police, the driver, and Tesla to learn more about the Autopilot situation in a recent crash in Pennsylvania.

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There have been over 150 complaints from owners of the 2011 to 2015 Explorer.

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Recalls are coming and a government investigation is just beginning.

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VW will likley miss a new deadline to find a fix set by US judge late last month.

Volkwagen's efforts to define 'fix' for diesel emissions will likely be too late to meet late-April deadline.

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​In late 2015, two officers of the Blaine, Minnesota police department responded to an alarm call from the local Fleet Farm.

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A police officer in Clayton County, Ga is under investigation after he uploaded a questionable video to Facebook.

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VW CEO Martin Winterkorn has issued a statement regarding EPA and CARB allegations that cars with its 2.0-liter TDI engine don't meet US emissions requirements. The automaker promises an external investigation.

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After a one-year investigation, NHTSA is implementing changes to improve its oversight of vehicle safety. The agency is also asking an independent, three-person panel to monitor how these improvements are implemented.

Recalls

A previous recall issued for the Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango may not have been enough to fix an electrical problem that could lead to a fire, prompting the NHTSA to open a new investigation into the matter.

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NHTSA is performing an engineering analysis on the 2013-2015 Versa and Versa Note because portions of the footwell might trap the driver's foot. This can cause unintended acceleration and delayed braking.

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Formula One is getting safer all the time, but it's still a fundamentally dangerous way to make a living. That much was underscored when Jules Bianchi crashed during the Japanese Grand Prix nearly two months ago, sustaining serious head trauma. But in a display of how seriously the FIA takes the issue of safety, it convened a special panel to assess the incident. And now that panel has released its findings.