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US Agency Examining Tesla Unintended Acceleration Complaint

DETROIT — The U.S. government's auto safety agency is looking into allegations that all three of Tesla's electric vehicle models can suddenly accelerate on their own. “I am concerned that these complaints reflect a systemic defect that has not been investig...
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US Agency Examining Tesla Unintended Acceleration Complaint

DETROIT — The U.S. government's auto safety agency is looking into allegations that all three of Tesla's electric vehicles can suddenly accelerate on their own. The agency said it will look into allegations that cover about 500,000 Tesla vehicles including ...
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Ukrainian Airplane Crashes Near Iran’s Capital, Killing 176

SHAHEDSHAHR, Iran — A Ukrainian airliner carrying 176 people crashed on the outskirts of Tehran during a takeoff attempt Wednesday hours after Iran launched its missile attack on U.S. forces, scattering flaming debris and passengers' belongings across farmland...
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Uber to Pay $4.4 Million to End Federal Sex Harassment Probe

SAN FRANCISCO — Uber Technologies Inc. will establish a $4.4 million fund to settle a federal investigation into allegations that the San Francisco company allowed a rampant culture of sexual harassment, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announc...