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German Court Bans Uber's Ridesharing Service

Mar 19
A German court banned Uber from offering its ridesharing service nationwide, adding to the company's troubles in Europe.

Afghanistan's Only Woman Taxi Driver Steers Change

By Mustafa Najafizada, Lynne O'Donnell | Mar 17
Sara Bahai's decision to become Afghanistan's only known female taxi driver was motivated less by ideals of equality than by the need to support an extended family and a love of driving.

US Retail Sales Fall for 3rd Month as Auto Purchases Drop

By Christopher S. Rugaber | Mar 14
U.S. retail sales fell in February, as auto purchases dropped by the most in more than a year and Americans spent less at restaurants and home improvement stores.

Should Apple Buy Tesla?

Mar 13
With enough money to buy electric car company Tesla seven times over, Apple is sitting on a lot of cash. While Apple shareholders asked Tim Cook to purchase the car company, some think the purchase may not be in the company's future.

California Car Battery Recycler to Close in Deal with Feds

By Brian Melley | Mar 13
A battery recycling plant that violated hazardous waste laws and spewed toxic emissions for decades on the outskirts of Los Angeles will close and spend $50 million to clean the site and surrounding neighborhoods, federal prosecutors announced.

Toyota Recalls Cars, SUVs for Steering, Software Issues

Mar 12
Toyota is recalling 112,500 cars and SUVs to fix problems with electric power steering controls and electric vehicle software.

US Stock Indexes Climb; GM Gains on Buyback Announcement

By Steve Rothwell | Mar 9
The stock market's bull run turned six on Monday. The anniversary was marked with modest gains. Stocks were rebounding from a big sell-off on Friday when the market slumped after an unexpectedly strong jobs report.

Hawksworth Heads into 2nd IndyCar Season

By Genaro C. Armas | Mar 8
So much has changed for the 24-year-old IndyCar driver in such a short time. Last season, he didn't even have a ride until March. Now he's attending conventions and auto shows after joning A.J. Foyt Racing in the fall to drive the team's second car.

Russia Troubles Hinder Ford, GM Efforts to Recover in EU

By David McHugh | Mar 7
Russia's sinking economy is putting up a major hurdle for Ford Motor Co. and General Motors as the U.S. automakers fight to return to profitability in Europe after years of losses.

Man Accused of Buying Insurance at Scene of Car Wreck

Mar 6
Authorities say a Pennsylvania man called an insurance company from a crash scene to buy auto coverage and later claimed his wreck happened after he got the policy.

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