Volkswagen may buy back 500,000 illegally polluting cars, report says

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Volkswagen may buy back more than 500,000 illegally polluting cars in the U.S., Reuters reported Wednesday. The news agency’s report follows one from German newspaper Die Welt that the automaker may offer $5,000 to settle with owners of affected cars. A federal judge in San Francisco is slated to hear the proposed plan from VW on April 21… …read more