Toyota recalls 437,000 Priuses, hybrids globally

A visitor watches Toyota's revamped "Prius" at a Toyota showroom in Tokyo, Japan, Monday, May 18, 2009. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi) (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

February 9, 2010 11:03:51 AM PST
Toyota is recalling 437,000 Prius and other hybrid vehicles worldwide to fix brake problems - the latest embarrassing safety lapse at the world's largest automaker.