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Isles could get $10M from VW settlement


    Volkswagen will spend more than $15 billion to settle consumer lawsuits and government fines linked to allegations that it cheated on emissions tests. A Volkswagen Touareg diesel is tested in the Environmental Protection Agency’s cold-temperature test facility in Ann Arbor, Mich.


    Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy, accompanied by Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates, announced the settlement with Volkswagen during a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington on Tuesday.

Some 820 Volkswagen owners in Hawaii will be eligible to receive a payment of at least $5,100 and a choice of a buyback or a modification to their vehicle as part of a $15.3 billion national settlement. Read more

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