... * Toyota H1 sales fall 1.5 pct to 5.02 mln cars. * VW reported 5.04 mln H1 deliveries on July 17. * Toyota says emerging markets, mini-vehicle taxes weighed (Adds analyst comment, detail and background).
Fiat Chrysler could be required to lay out billions of dollars to get potentially defective Ram pickups and older Jeeps off the road under a deal with safety regulators to settle claims that the automaker mishandled nearly two dozen recalls.
BEIJING—Wanted in China: a reassuring face to tell panicking investors that everything will be all right. Since China's stock boom turned bust more than a month ago, the Chinese government has put out measure after measure to stanch the bleeding.
The Ford Motor Company reported strong profits well above expectations on Tuesday, saying that quarterly earnings were $1.9 billion, up 44 percent compared with a year earlier.
A Florida man has uncovered gold artifacts worth over $1 million from the wreckage of a Spanish fleet that sank in a storm off the Florida coast three centuries ago.