Tom Krisher

Auto industry, government pledge more cooperation on safety issues

DETROIT — After two tumultuous years of recalls, fines and friction, the government and the auto industry struck a peace treaty of sorts... Read more

BMW hit with $40 million fine for safety violations


DETROIT — U.S. safety regulators have slapped German automaker BMW AG with a $40 million penalty for... Read more

Expert hired to handle VW emissions-cheating claims

DETROIT — Compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg, who has worked out payments to victims of the BP Gulf oil spill... Read more

UAW deal with GM likely to pass as Ohio workers vote yes

DETROIT — United Auto Workers union members at General Motors appear poised to approve a new four-year contract with the company.... Read more