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Air bag inflator recall to grow by 35 million to 40 million

  • desiccant: The expanded recall covers all front air bags that do not have a chemical drying agent known as a desiccant.
  • rupture: Inflators with the drying agent have not been recalled because none has ruptured due to problems with ammonium nitrate, NHTSA said.
  • rupture: The additional recalls come as authorities in Malaysia investigate two more recent deaths in cars with Takata air bags that ruptured.

U.S. confirms recall of 35 million-40 million Takata air bag inflators

  • desiccate: There have been no reported ruptures of the desiccated inflators, but NHTSA Administrator Mark Rosekind said the agency could order a recall if new facts emerged.
  • desiccant: The recall expansion does not include additional inflators that include a chemical desiccant that absorbs moisture.
  • desiccant: The expansions mean all Takata ammonium nitrate-based propellant driver and passenger frontal air bag inflators without a chemical drying agent, known as a desiccant, will be recalled.

California chef brings cannabis to fine dining

  • cerebral: To me, this is a cerebral experience," he said during a demonstration at his Hollywood apartment last week.
  • edible: Edible marijuana products are nothing new, and the market for them has evolved into a multimillion-dollar industry.
  • vaporizer: In the kitchen, Sayegh uses oil containing an extract of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the psychoactive component of cannabis, and a " vaporizer" to infuse ingredients with THC.

Detroit teachers to return to classroom after 2-day sick-out

  • overtone: The sick-out idled 45,000 children and presented yet another crisis with racial overtones for a governor and Legislature already engrossed in the water emergency in Flint, a majority-black city like Detroit, where many residents have complained about being treated like second-class citizens.
  • engross: The sick-out idled 45,000 children and presented yet another crisis with racial overtones for a governor and Legislature already engrossed in the water emergency in Flint, a majority-black city like Detroit, where many residents have complained about being treated like second-class citizens.
  • reprehensible: Rep. Earl Poleski of Jackson, who voted for the legislation, called the work stoppages " reprehensible.