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By David Shepardson and Joel Schectman WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG has agreed to a settlement worth more than $15.3 billion, according to a court document filed on Tuesday and a source briefed on the matter. The Justice Department filed a proposed consent decree that confirms VW will set aside $10.033 billion to cover buybacks and fixes, $2 billion to invest in green energy funds and $2.7 billion to offset diesel emissions. Shares of VW were up 3.4 percent.
BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese troops detained 103 Syrians for illegal entry into the country in a security sweep Tuesday, a day after a series of deadly bombings struck a village near the Syrian border, the military said.