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VW's Dieselgate: Lawmakers to question German Chancellor Angela Merkel over role in scandal
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VW's Dieselgate: Lawmakers to question German Chancellor Angela Merkel over role in scandal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces on Wednesday a grilling by lawmakers investigating if her government shielded Volkswagen from regulators despite knowing the auto giant was carrying out emissions cheating.

Volkswagen is attempting to settle its multi-billion dollar lawsuit with the US Justice Department
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Volkswagen is attempting to settle its multi-billion dollar lawsuit with the US Justice Department

Volkswagen and the Justice Department are nearing a deal to resolve criminal and civil allegations over the German automaker's diesel cheating

European Union starts legal action against Germany, UK and 5 other members over Volkswagen scandal
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European Union starts legal action against Germany, UK and 5 other members over Volkswagen scandal

The European Union began legal action on Thursday against Germany, Britain and five other member states for failing to police emissions test cheating by carmakers after the Volkswagen diesel scandal.

Judge approves corporate settlement worth $14.7 billion in Volkswagen emission scandal
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Judge approves corporate settlement worth $14.7 billion in Volkswagen emission scandal

A U.S. judge on Tuesday approved one of the biggest corporate settlements on record, Volkswagen AG's $14.7 billion deal arising from its diesel emissions cheating scandal, and the German automaker said it would begin buying back polluting cars in mid-November.

Diesel engines to disappear from most of the European cars according to Renault
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Diesel engines to disappear from most of the European cars according to Renault

Renault expects diesel engines to disappear from most of its European cars, company sources told Reuters, after the French automaker reviewed the costs of meeting tighter emissions standards following the Volkswagen scandal.

Electric car charging companies wary of Volkswagen settlement
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Electric car charging companies wary of Volkswagen settlement

Electric vehicle charging companies are calling for independent oversight of the $2 billion Volkswagen AG is required to invest in clean car infrastructure, saying VW should not have the power to shape the nascent electric car charging space.