840,000 Mercedes-Benz, Daimler models recalled over Takata air bags

Feb 10, 2016

840,000 Mercedes-Benz, Daimler models recalled over Takata air bags

German automaker Daimler AG has announced the recall of some 840,000 Mercedes-Benz and Daimler vehicles in the United States equipped with potentially defective Takata air bags. Daimler said Tuesday the recall included about 705,000 Mercedes-Benz cars and 136,000 Daimler vans. It was the latest ...

Browns deny lying about Manziel concussion

Feb 10, 2016

Browns deny lying about Manziel concussion

The Browns are defending their handling of Johnny Manziel’s late-season concussion. The team issued a statement on Tuesday saying Manziel was diagnosed with a concussion on Dec. 30 by an independent neurologist, countering an NFL Network report that they lied about the injury to ...

Anti-immigrant vigilantes a polarizing force in Finland

Feb 10, 2016

Anti-immigrant vigilantes a polarizing force in Finland

Fierce-looking squads calling themselves the Soldiers of Odin have been patrolling Finnish streets in recent months claiming to protect locals from asylum seekers, but lately they’ve been challenged by an unexpected crew: smiling women serving up hugs. In the small town of Kemi, an ...

Feb 10, 2016

U.S. plans to cut missile defense budget

The U.S. Defense Department plans to slash the budget for missile defense including programs to address a threat from North Korea as part of its budget request for fiscal 2017, the department said Tuesday. The Pentagon estimated the amount of the overall defense budget ...