Schneiderman Sues Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche Over Emissions CheatingThe lawsuits allege that Volkswagen and its affiliates defrauded buyers by selling more than 40,000 vehicles that were equipped with software that concealed the true level of emissions in order to pass government tests.
Volkswagen Settles Emissions-Cheating Cases For $14.7 BillionVW admitted to installing software that turned on pollution controls during emissions testing then turned them off when the cars were on the road.
Schumer: Volkswagen Should Pay $18B In Fines For FraudSchumer called on the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Justice Department to seek an $18 billion fine for the German automaker.
Volkswagen CEO Steps Down Amid US Emissions-Rigging ScandalIn a statement, Winterkorn said he took responsibility for the "irregularities'' found in diesel engines but that he was "not aware of any wrongdoing on my part.''
N.Y. Attorney General's Office Joins Volkswagen Emissions Cheating ProbeNew York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Tuesday that his office will join investigations of Volkswagen following reports about how the automaker installed software in cars to cheat emissions tests.
EPA Says VW Intentionally Violates Clean Air Standards, Orders Carmaker To Fix Nearly 500k VehiclesVW, which owns Audi, faces billions of dollars in fines, although exact amounts were not determined.
Video Goes Viral After Garden City Cop Threatens To Ticket Man Washing Car In Own DrivewayThe 24-year-old said he was washing his 1997 Volkswagen in his driveway when a police officer told him he wasn't allowed to do that.
Seen At 11: Driverless Cars Zooming Our WayJust about every major automobile manufacturer has a driverless car in the works.
Pick-A-Side: Which Is The Hottest Convertible?Which convertible is hotter? The highly acclaimed and luxurious Lamborghini Gallardo or the more affordable Fiat 500? You decide!
Seen At 11: Self-Driving Vehicles No Longer Something You Just See In MoviesSelf-driving cars may sound like science fiction to some people, but in reality they have already arrived and their innovative features are sending the cars of today speeding towards a high-tech future.
Fact Check Friday: Obama, Biden Speak At DNCToday, WCBS 880's Lynda Lopez spoke with factcheck.org's Lori Robertson, who is still in Charlotte going over last night's Democratic National Convention speeches by the President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden.
DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Nicole At Frank Sinatra’s Birthplace"My car is my proudest asset." - Nicole and her Volkswagen Jetta