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Takata air bag defects far more severe than revealed

Oct 19, 2014

Takata air bag defects far more severe than revealed

Manufacturing problems with Takata Corp. air bags go beyond what the Tokyo-based company has disclosed to U.S. safety regulators about why the devices are at risk of exploding with dangerous force, according to internal company documents reviewed by Reuters. Takata has cooperated with a ...

Oct 19, 2014

46% think towns, cities face bleak future: survey

Almost 1 in 2 people are worried about the future of their towns and cities as populations continue to shrink outside major urban areas, according to a new government survey. The nationwide survey, released by the Cabinet Office on Saturday, said 46.8 percent of ...