Government Issues Urgent Call For Airbag Repair In Acura, Honda VehiclesThe U.S. government is urging owners of 313,000 older Hondas and Acuras to stop driving them and get them repaired after new tests found that their Takata air bag inflators are extremely dangerous.
More Than 2M Cars Recalled To Fix Faulty AirbagsMore than two million vehicles are being recalled to once again fix faulty airbags. The recall covers nine different Acura, Dodge, Jeep, Honda, Pontiac, and Toyota models, made from 2002 to 2004.
Man Charged In Fatal St. Paul Drive-By ShootingA St. Paul man is charged with murder and two attempted murders after a gang-related drive-by shooting in front of a bar on St. Paul’s east side. According to the criminal complaint, 31-year-old True Thao allegedly fired a semi-automatic handgun in to a crowd of people standing in front of the Moonshine Bar at 1179 E. Seventh St. on the evening of Oct. 26. Witnesses say Thao, who was driving a dark blue Acura TL, pulled up about 15 to 20 feet away from the bar, rolled down his window and took aim at the group with what appeared to be a Tec-9 with an extended clip. Adlai Xiong, 27, was killed after suffering three gunshot wounds, one of which struck him in the head. Two others, a man and a woman, each suffered three gunshot wounds. Both survived.
DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Susette At Stone Arch Bridge “Where there are fun roads, this is the car we’ll take.” - Susette and her Acura
Mpls. TCF Bank Robbery, Carjack A man, armed with what appeared to be mace, robbed a Minneapolis TCF bank Monday morning, attempted to flee the robbery in a stolen car, crashed into multiple vehicles, stole another car and escaped.
Honda Issues Recall Because Of Brake Fluid LeaksHonda Motor Co. says it plans to recall an undetermined number of vehicles because of brake fluid leaks that could lead to weaker braking power, the same issue that led Toyota Motor Corp. to recall 1.5 million vehicles.