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VW monkey and Hitler comments don't pose a problem, judge rules

Automaker's attempt to delay U.S. diesel emissions trials rejected

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VW diesel monkey tests 'unethical, repulsive,' CEO says; lobbyist suspended

CEO says "there is still a long way ahead of us to regain lost trust."

VW suspends chief lobbyist over monkey diesel tests. CEO apologizes for misconduct of people involved. Calls exhaust tests "unethical and repulsive." Admits VW still has long way to go to regain trust. BERLIN — Volkswagen said on Tuesday it has suspended chief lobbyist Thomas Steg amid steps to clear up the circumstances of lab tests in which monkeys w

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What kind of baboons would do this to a Hyundai i30 hatchback?

Baboons are curious creatures. And, thanks to their opposable thumbs, they are rather excellent at satiating that curiosity, no matter what impediments stand in their way. Apparently, that includes door handles.

Video: Taiwan animates Dodge's invisible monkey, we stand in awe

Animated Dodge vs. PETA commercial dispute – Click above to watch the video after the break