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6 Volkswagen Executives Charged as Company Pleads Guilty in Emissions Case - New York Times

WASHINGTON — Federal prosecutors announced criminal charges on Wednesday against six Volkswagen executives for their roles in the company's emissions-cheating scandal, a sharp turn by a departing administration that is trying to remake its image of ...and more »

VW's Emissions Scandal: How It Unfolded - Wall Street Journal

Volkswagen AG's VLKAY -0.94% agreement Wednesday to plead guilty to U.S. criminal charges caps a decadelong saga in which the German auto maker systematically cheated on emissions tests and then led U.S. authorities on a cat-and-mouse game for more ...and more »

Volkswagen Pleads Guilty on Criminal Charges; One Executive Arrested - Car and Driver

Volkswagen has pleaded guilty to three criminal felony charges and will pay $4.3 billion to settle with even more U.S. federal agencies as part of its ongoing diesel emissions scandal. The Department of Justice announced Wednesday that VW will pay $2.8 ...and more »

FBI Arrests Volkswagen Executive on Conspiracy Charge in Emissions Scandal - New York Times

The F.B.I. has arrested a Volkswagen executive in Florida, accusing him of playing a central role in a broad conspiracy to keep United States regulators from discovering that diesel vehicles made by the company were programmed to cheat on emissions ...and more »

Volkswagen pleads guilty in emissions scandal, agrees to $5.7 billion settlement - ABC Online

Six high-level Volkswagen employees from Germany have been charged in VW emissions-cheating scandal, while the automaker itself agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges and pay $US4.3 billion ($5.7 billion). Key points: The US Government alleges at ...and more »

Volkswagen will plead guilty to cheating on emissions tests - CBS News

Volkswagen has agreed to pay a total of $4.3 billion in criminal and civil penalties stemming from the German automaker's efforts to cheat on federal and state emissions tests, the U.S. Department of Justice announced Wednesday. That number includes $2 ...and more »

VW pleads guilty in diesel scandal, will pay $4.3B in fines, 6 execs indicted - Digital Trends

Volkswagen has agreed to plead guilty to three criminal counts related to its use of “defeat device” software in diesel cars to cheat on emissions tests, the Justice Department announced today. VW agreed to pay a $2.8 billion criminal penalty, as well ...and more »

VW admits guilt and pays $4.3bn emissions scandal penalty - Financial Times

Volkswagen agreed to plead guilty to three felonies and pay $4.3bn to settle a US Department of Justice investigation as six of its executives were indicted for their role in the diesel emissions scandal that has engulfed the German carmaker for 16 ...and more »

The next Volkswagen scandal can be avoided - Financial Times

If the success of a product depends on a lie, no company should want to sell it. This is not just a moral point. Lies, useful as they are, are unstable. One never knows when they will fall apart, so a strategy based on them poses grave commercial and ...and more »

Facing charges, Volkswagen agrees to pay $4.3 billion in emissions cheating scandal - PBS NewsHour

Volkswagen has agreed to a plea bargain and $4.3 billion in fines as a result of the company's diesel emissions cheating scandal. U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch and Environmental Protection Agency chief Gina McCarthy announced Tuesday that the ...and more »