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Automotive Turkeys of 2017

Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with advertisers on this site.   There's a lot to be thankful for in the automotive world. Cars are more sophisticated than ever, with continued innovations i

USA Olympics doctor, Larry Nassar, pleads guilty to molesting girl athletes

LANSING, Mich. –  A sports doctor accused of molesting girls while working for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University pleaded guilty Wednesday to multiple charges of sexual assault and will face at least

Neurologist pleads guilty to charges he groped 7 patients

PHILADELPHIA –  A neurologist facing allegations of sexual misconduct in three states has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charges that he groped women at a Philadelphia clinic.   Dr. Ricardo Cruciani

911 'butt dial' leads police, SWAT team to underage party site

An accidental 911 pocket-dial sparked a police raid of an underage drinking party at a home in Maine, and a later episode at the same house where a SWAT-like unit confronted an agitated man with a gun holed up in the att

Honda recalls 900,000 Odyssey minivans; 2nd row seat may tip

Honda is recalling about 900,000 of its Odyssey minivans because the second-row seats may tip forward if not properly latched. The recall announced Saturday covers vehicles from the 2011-17 model years. About 800,000

US home sales rose in October as hurricane impact wanes

WASHINGTON –  Americans bought more homes last month, as sales snapped back in hurricane-hit Texas and Florida. Yet the market is still suffering from a dwindling supply of available homes.   The Na


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