Over the past month gas prices have fallen, but overnight the price for oil rose to more than $107 a barrel -- an increase AAA and others expect to be passed on to drivers.
Ford is recalling just over 13,000 cars and SUVs because the child safety locks might not work on the rear doors.
Chrysler has agreed to a 2.7 million vehicle recall, after a standoff with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Local dealers say a recall doesn't guarantee that fuel tanks will not catch fire.
U.S. safety regulators are investigating problems with air bag sensors in the seats of some small Suzuki SUVs.
Toyota Motor Corp. says it is recalling about 242,000 of its hybrid vehicles due to problems with their braking systems.
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Sony sold more than 1 million copies of its new Playstation 4 in the first weekend it was on sale, and the newest video game console is now very hard to find anywhere.