Latest News Wires US urges car owners to get faulty air bags repaired

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says nearly five million people could be affected by this latest car air bag recall. The air bags are produced by Takata Corp., and have resulted in at least four deaths.

By , Associated Press

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A potential safety crisis over defective air bags widened Monday as the US government issued an urgent plea to more than 4.7 million people to get their cars fixed.