Volkswagen reaches $1-billion deal on the last diesel cars caught in emissions scandal
The U.S. auto safety regulator on Tuesday called on Japanese supplier Takata and five automakers to expand nationwide a regional recall of potentially deadly air bags, increasing pressure on the industry to act more swiftly in the growing scandal.
Japan's new trade and industry minister received contributions from a firm in which foreign investors held a majority stake, but was not aware of the possible violation of the political funds law at the time and has returned the money, an aide said on Monday.
Pope Francis meets with ECB President Mario Draghi for unspecified matters.
Wal-Mart CEO Michael Duke is under fire after allegations of bribery of the Mexican government.