With sales of Toyota vehicles already on the decline, new safety questions are being raised today. We look at the latest claims, how Toyota has responded over the years and what it will take to restore a tarnished corporate image. Also, Senate Democrats and Obama do a televised Q&A, and Iran launches animals into space and prepares for an anniversary as the US pushes for international sanctions.
Banner image: Executive Vice President of Toyota Motor Shinichi Sasaki explains about its accelerator pedal during a press conference at the headquarters in Nagoya, central Japan, on February 2, 2010. Photo: Toru Yamanaka/AFP/Getty Images