Cars

Lexus of Cherry Hill Shaves Heads for Charity

AUTO NEWS | By EDGE | Feb 26
The St. Baldrick's Foundation, a volunteer-driven charity dedicated to raising money for children's cancer research, will host one of its signature head-shaving events at Lexus of Cherry Hill.

US Orders Air Bag Maker to Preserve Parts in Probe

AUTO NEWS | Feb 26
U.S. safety regulators have ordered Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. to preserve air bag parts from recalled cars for government investigators and attorneys who are suing the company.

Defective Used Cars Often Sold Despite Recalls

TIPS & ADVICE | By Tom Krisher, Dee-Ann Durbin | Feb 26
More than 46 million cars and trucks on the road in the U.S. - about one-fifth the total - were recalled because of safety defects but never repaired, according to a study by Carfax, a company that sells vehicle history reports.

US Stock Indexes Drift Mostly Lower as Oil Prices Sink

AUTO NEWS | By Alex Veiga | Feb 26
A deepening slide in crude oil prices weighed on energy stocks, tipping U.S. financial markets mostly lower in afternoon trading Thursday. Chevron and Exxon Mobil were among the biggest decliners in the Dow Jones industrial average.

Lawyer Creates Fair DUI Flyers to Prevent Wrongful Arrests

TIPS & ADVICE | Feb 25
A Florida lawyer is offering what he considers a foolproof way to get through DUI checkpoints: don't say a word to police. The Fair DUI flyer is a controversial new approach gaining traction, but advocacy groups like MADD fear allows impaired driving.