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Classic cars stolen from Clarksville auto shop

Published: 2019-09-26T02:48:45Z 

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Two classic cars were stolen from an auto shop on Kraft Street Sunday. "They lifted it, put it on there, and they were ...

Two dozen cars stolen from Jefferson County salvage yard over several months

Published: 2019-09-26T00:22:30Z 

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. - Cars were being stolen left and right in Jefferson County. Suspects were targeting the same location over and over again ...

'This is an embarrassment' | Images appear to show St. Louis police cars in disrepair

Published: 2019-09-26T00:22:30Z 

ST. LOUIS — Caution tape holding a police car door closed. Floorboards worn through so much you can almost see the ground. That's what images ...

Negaunee Farmer's Market wraps up summer season with Classic Car Show

Published: 2019-09-25T23:48:45Z 

(WLUC) - The Negaunee Farmer's Market wrapped up their summer season Wednesday afternoon with a classic car show. For the final market about ...

Electric cars used to be very, very bad

Published: 2019-09-25T23:37:30Z 

With modern EVs providing near-silent speed and waves of torque, it's easy to forget just how very bad electric cars were a few decades ago. Case in ...

Man charged in vandalism of homes and cars in Huntington Beach neighborhood

Published: 2019-09-25T23:13:47Z 

Vincent Vargas, 29, was charged with felony assault — on allegations of throwing a brick at a person driving a car — and felony vandalism after ...

Michiana Pay It Forward Foundation washes police cars

Published: 2019-09-25T22:41:15Z 

The Michiana Pay It Forward Foundation washed police cars at the Elkhart Police Department to show their appreciation Wednesday. "The pay it ...

New MBTA Orange Line cars in shop after door opened on the move

Published: 2019-09-25T22:41:15Z 

That didn't take very long. The shiny new Orange Line trains are out of service after a door opened up while the train was in motion near the ...

Group of juveniles opening car doors, punching drivers, taking cars

Published: 2019-09-25T22:18:45Z 

NEW ORLEANS — They punched and carjacked a 34-year-old woman in a parking lot in the Marigny on Sept. 19. The next afternoon, they launched ...

Clarksville Police searching for two stolen cars

Published: 2019-09-25T22:07:30Z 

CLARKSVILLE, TN (WSMV) - The Clarksville Police Department is looking for two cars that were stolen Sunday. According to police, the cars were ...

All aboard for the shared delights of dining cars

Published: 2019-09-25T21:22:30Z 

Please tell me it ain't so! It has upset my world to learn that Amtrak is planning to pull its dining car service ["End of line for Amtrak dining cars," Metro, ...

Man fatally struck by 2 cars on Copans Road in Pompano Beach

Published: 2019-09-25T21:05:31Z 

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. - A man is dead after he was struck by two cars Wednesday morning in Pompano Beach. The crash occurred just after 5:30 ...

'Old, original vehicles': Cars from early 1900s roll into York, Chester counties

Published: 2019-09-25T20:47:57Z 

"My dad has always fascinated me with the fact that he just sees a car and he's like 'I know what that car is,' so I wanted to see how many he could ...

GM, Amazon partner to install Alexa voice assistant in cars

Published: 2019-09-25T20:26:15Z 

GM, Amazon partner to install Alexa voice assistant in cars ... integrate new features into cars to appease consumers who've grown accustomed to ...

Vehicle vandals strike multiple cars overnight in La Crescent

Published: 2019-09-25T20:15:00Z 

La Crescent, MN (WXOW) – La Crescent police are issuing a word of warning following a string of car break-ins on Tuesday night. Those break-ins all ...

6 detained, multiple cars hit by bullets during rolling gunfight down busy street

Published: 2019-09-25T19:59:12Z 

At least one car on the scene had bullet holes in the windows, and Thomas spoke with another man who said his car was hit as he drove down the ...

Keyless entry is still an unsecure means of protecting your car

Published: 2019-09-25T19:52:30Z 

Half of all new cars sold in the U.S. have keyless entry as a standard feature. It's convenient, but it leaves your car wide open to thieves to either break ...

LISTEN: Where do cars go when they die? In Alaska, off the road system, not far

Published: 2019-09-25T19:32:12Z 

Broken down cars are sometimes part of the landscape in Alaska. In areas off the state road system, it's more expensive to ship out the dead cars than ...

Amazon's Alexa assistant will offer directions, other help in new GM cars

Published: 2019-09-25T19:07:30Z 

If you're still waiting for the Amazon Echo Auto device to bring Alexa into your car, new General Motors vehicles will deliver the digital assistant directly ...

Walz says Minnesota will adopt higher fuel-efficiency standards for cars and trucks

Published: 2019-09-25T19:06:32Z 

Minnesota will follow the state of California and adopt stricter fuel-efficiency standards for cars, trucks and SUVs, even as the Trump administration ...


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Main Street Food Truck Park on the way to Pineville

Published: 2019-09-26T03:56:15Z 

PINEVILLE, La. (KALB) - Whether you're in the mood for barbecue or pizza pie, Cenla food trucks have you covered.

City votes to sell two downtown parcels, including the Food Truck Court

Published: 2019-09-26T01:07:30Z 

However, one of those plots is the Food Truck Court, and businesses owners and those looking for lunch downtown hope the sale will not happen.

Medford food truck scene on a roll

Published: 2019-09-26T00:45:00Z 

Card and other food truck owners are particularly happy with a new city regulation that will allow them to park their vehicles for up to five days in the ...

Dougherty Co. School System brings dinner to students by food trucks

Published: 2019-09-26T00:33:45Z 

These trucks are vitally important to meet the demand to provide that hot meal and expand the services to other schools that currently do not have ...

Southwest Las Vegas-area residents upset about truck traffic

Published: 2019-09-25T23:48:45Z 

After getting married two years ago, Trevor and Mirza Schneider moved into what they thought would be their dream home in the Enterprise area.

Number of accidents involving large trucks continue to rise across Alabama

Published: 2019-09-25T23:47:48Z 

"A lot of the times, we'll have somebody that will change lanes in front of a truck not use a turn signal, they will get too close to the truck and causes the ...

Traffic back to normal after two semi- trucks overturn on I-40 in Bushland

Published: 2019-09-25T23:42:10Z 

AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - Traffic is back to normal on I-40 near Bushland after two semi-trucks overturned this evening. DPS states that two separate ...

Scramble to clear up after 136000 eggs fall off truck in Pennsylvania

Published: 2019-09-25T23:26:15Z 

More than 136,000 eggs have splattered on a road when they shifted and fell out of a truck driving through Pennsylvania, police say. The Republican ...

Another Virtual Pipeline Truck Carrying Fracked Gas Crashes in New York. Local Climate ...

Published: 2019-09-25T22:18:45Z 

On Monday around 1:00 a.m., a "Virtual Pipeline" truck carrying compressed natural gas mined from the Marcellus Shale crashed on Interstate 88 near ...

UPDATE: Cariboo politicians await arrival of Rally to Vancouver trucks outside UBCM

Published: 2019-09-25T22:07:30Z 

A convoy of logging trucks from across the province have almost reached their Vancouver destination. From the Cariboo, Williams Lake Mayor Walt ...

Sheriff's Office to increase patrols to combat speeding work trucks

Published: 2019-09-25T22:02:31Z 

Authorities announced they are beefing up patrols after receiving multiple reports of dump trucks speeding in Montegut during ongoing levee repairs.

Flushing resident fed up of massive idling construction trucks calls for an end to late night disruptions

Published: 2019-09-25T21:33:45Z 

A construction truck is parked by a hydrant late at night, while another truck across the street is parked in front of the construction site at 36-25 172 St.

UPDATE: Woman dies after train hits truck near Highway 183

Published: 2019-09-25T21:22:53Z 

A woman died after a train hit the Tanimura & Antle flatbed truck she was driving on the tracks just off Highway 183 near McFadden Road Sept.

Calif. Gov. Gavin Newsom Signs Heavy-Duty Truck Smog Inspection Program Bill Into Law

Published: 2019-09-25T21:22:30Z 

"Just as car owners have to get their own personal cars 'smog checked' every two years, so too should truck operators be required to maintain their ...

Truck driver dies when large stone slab falls on him outside Dallas business

Published: 2019-09-25T21:00:00Z 

A truck driver died Wednesday afternoon when a large stone slab fell on him outside a Stemmons Corridor business. Dallas Fire-Rescue's urban ...

Zero-emission trucks and buses can improve our climate, clean air future

Published: 2019-09-25T20:48:45Z 

But what many people don't know is that within this growing source of global emissions, medium- and heavy-duty vehicles — like large delivery trucks, ...

The Coolest Truck I've Seen In A Long Time Isn't Even Really A Truck

Published: 2019-09-25T20:36:48Z 

You may recall that just a couple of days ago, I was losing my mind-kittens over an airport plane-hauling tug that was surprisingly sleek. Well, that sent ...

Semi- truck driver fatally runs over motorcyclist, flees the scene

Published: 2019-09-25T20:26:15Z 

Rock County Sheriff's Office says a motorcyclist was on the off ramp on I-39/90 turning onto Highway 11, when a semi-truck failed to stop at a red light ...

Amazon places order for 100000 electric trucks

Published: 2019-09-25T20:26:15Z 

Amazon's historic purchase, the largest ever for electric delivery vans, follows their $700 million investment in Rivian in February. Amazon's latest ...

Driver Killed When Stone Slab Falls From Truck , Dallas Fire Says

Published: 2019-09-25T20:24:42Z 

A person was killed when a stone slab fell from a truck outside of a Dallas stone retailer Wednesday afternoon, Dallas Fire-Rescue says. The incident ...


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Residents on edge after two cars set on fire in Tacoma neighborhood

Published: 2019-09-25T01:52:30Z 

Jesse Mesa and his wife Linda know how precious life is, but on Sunday they got another reminder when someone set one of their cars on fire feet ...

This electric 'lounge on wheels' could be yours -- by subscription only

Published: 2019-09-25T01:41:15Z 

(CNN) Canoo, a California-based electric car start-up, has revealed its first vehicle -- a futuristic looking electric vehicle designed to serve as a mobile ...

11-year-old with autism finds outlet with miniature car photography

Published: 2019-09-25T01:30:00Z 

WOODINVILLE, Wash. -- Eleven-year-old Anthony Schmidt's closet is filled with his extensive collection of miniature cars. Anthony says he has ...

2 stolen cars collide in Mississippi, police say

Published: 2019-09-25T01:18:45Z 

Police said the crash occurred not far from downtown Jackson, and it involved a freshly stolen vehicle from a gas station and another car stolen a ...

First registrations of new passenger cars declining – numbers of electric cars and used plug-in ...

Published: 2019-09-25T01:07:10Z 

Finnish motorists show increasing interest in new electric cars and imported used plug-in hybrids. According to the Finnish Transport and ...

Will Kevin Hart's crash lead to new regulations on collector cars ?

Published: 2019-09-25T00:22:30Z 

For those involved in the collector car hobby, these headlines had to be frightening: Should Classic Cars be modified to meet today's safety standards ...

Cruisin' Cars

Published: 2019-09-24T23:48:45Z 

The River Cruizers' "Roddin' on the River" charity classic car show returns for the 28th year, but this year the event moves to a new venue, The Avi ...

Telluride Festival of Cars & Colors adds aerial 'element' this year

Published: 2019-09-24T23:23:58Z 

The Telluride Festival of Cars & Colors is taking to the skies this year, as the event will host an air show at the Telluride Regional Airport Saturday from ...

Won't allow driverless cars in India: Gadkari

Published: 2019-09-24T23:08:02Z 

NEW DELHI: Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday said he will not allow driverless cars in India as these could take away jobs of several lakh ...

EXPLAINER-Why Asia's biggest economies are backing hydrogen fuel cell cars

Published: 2019-09-24T23:03:45Z 

TOKYO, Sept 25 (Reuters) - China, Japan and South Korea have set ambitious targets to put millions of hydrogen-powered vehicles on their roads by ...

Explainer: Why Asia's biggest economies are backing hydrogen fuel cell cars

Published: 2019-09-24T23:03:45Z 

They also argue that driving ranges and refuelling times for FCVs are comparable to gasoline cars, whereas EVs require hours to recharge and ...

Automakers voluntarily vowing to add car seat reminders by 2025

Published: 2019-09-24T22:07:30Z 

Automakers voluntarily vowing to add car seat reminders by 2025 ... According to the National Safety Council, 38 children die in hot cars every year, ...

Automakers voluntarily vowing to add car seat reminders by 2025

Published: 2019-09-24T22:07:30Z 

Starting in 2022, all automakers taking part in this "commitment" will have to report which of their cars have or will have the rear seat reminders until ...

Tire Damage on 2019 Genesis G70 Results in Close Shave

Published: 2019-09-24T21:55:53Z 

Sometime this summer, Cars.com's long-term test car and recipient of our Best of 2019 award, the Genesis G70, developed a gouge in the ...

BART added 5 new Fleet of the Future cars this week

Published: 2019-09-24T21:45:00Z 

If your commute has looked a little more futuristic this week, here's why: BART rolled out five of its new Fleet of the Future railcars for service on ...

Forget Backseat TVs, Porsche Is Putting VR Headsets in Future Cars

Published: 2019-09-24T21:16:10Z 

Porsche is ready to take in-vehicle entertainment to the next level—and it will come in three dimensions. On Monday, the German automaker ...

Seven cars broken into near West 14th Street Monday night

Published: 2019-09-24T20:26:15Z 

Seven cars were reportedly broken into sometime between late Monday night and early Tuesday morning on both West 14th and North Monroe ...

CONSUMER CATCH-UP: Nissan recalls 1.2 million cars for backup camera glitch, Nestle debuts ...

Published: 2019-09-24T20:26:02Z 

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Nissan recalling more than 1.2 million cars for ... The recall affects a range of cars from Nissan and Infiniti manufactured ...

15 Things People Who Always Have Clean Cars Have in Common

Published: 2019-09-24T19:30:00Z 

Does keeping your car tidy seem impossible? With these genius tips from a professional organizer, you can turn that dream into a reality.

Thieves steal wheels from cars at dealership

Published: 2019-09-24T19:18:45Z 

Thieves hit Honda of Kenosha overnight, stealing wheels and tires from five vehicles. Sgt. Chris Hannah of the Kenosha County Sheriff's Department ...


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City adds three trash collection trucks to fleet

Published: 2019-09-25T01:07:30Z 

In a news release, the city said one of the trucks is called a knuckleboom, which is a limb-pickup and yard-waste collector, and the other two are ...

A convoy of 200 logging trucks will be rallying in downtown Vancouver on Wednesday

Published: 2019-09-24T23:15:00Z 

If you're driving in Vancouver on Wednesday, September 25th you might want to plan ahead and allow extra time to reach your destination. At 10am a ...

Cost of much-needed HFD equipment balloons under Trump tariffs

Published: 2019-09-24T23:00:38Z 

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Seven Honolulu fire stations are in desperate need of new pumper trucks. But plans to buy them have been ...

76-year-old dead from a semi- truck crash

Published: 2019-09-24T22:30:00Z 

IOWA COUNTY, Iowa (KWWL) – The Iowa State Patrol has reported that a 2019 Peterbilt semi-truck has crashed into a bridge killing the passenger ...

Box truck crashes into 11th St. bridge in Columbus

Published: 2019-09-24T22:02:01Z 

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - A box truck crashed into a bridge in Columbus Tuesday, leaving a portion of the road closed during the afternoon.

Henry County set to purchase 4 new Mack dump trucks

Published: 2019-09-24T21:56:15Z 

(WTVY) Henry County commissioners have approved a measure to purchase four new Mack dump trucks. The total cost for the trucks will be $598,232 ...

Truck convoy for Special Olympics to celebrate 17th year

Published: 2019-09-24T21:22:30Z 

More than 200 truck drivers from across the state and region will converge at the Delaware State Fairgrounds at 10 a.m. Sept. 28 to take part in a ...

Is the Scania AXL autonomous truck a self-driving workhorse of the future?

Published: 2019-09-24T21:00:00Z 

The fully autonomous work truck doesn't have a passenger cab. Without it, Scania approached the design in a radically different fashion. While the ...

Catalytic Converters Stolen from Work Trucks

Published: 2019-09-24T20:47:28Z 

Security video shows a man in a white hat and plaid jacket crawling underneath a truck and removing two catalytic converters. That vehicle belongs to ...

2020 Ram pickup trucks to boast Pandora-powered SiriusXM stations

Published: 2019-09-24T20:12:53Z 

Ram said 2020 model year trucks will feature the system as standard with the 12-inch touchscreen starting in October. Early 2020 model year pickups ...

Garbage collection trucks market benefits from steady sales of refuse trucks

Published: 2019-09-24T20:03:45Z 

According to the analysis, the garbage collection trucks market is projected to grow at ~4% CAGR during the forecast period. Rising demand for ...

Davis County, environmental group agree on program to fix illegally modified diesel pickup trucks

Published: 2019-09-24T20:03:04Z 

FARMINGTON — Davis County would run a program to restore emission controls on illegally modified pickup trucks under terms of an agreement that ...

New York has $20M for truck , bus conversion to clean propulsion

Published: 2019-09-24T19:52:30Z 

Now, New York state is accelerating that trend with news that $20 million is available to help fleet owners replace their aging diesel trucks and buses ...

Brazil pushes for LNG trucks

Published: 2019-09-24T19:41:15Z 

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) demand could grow by 30Mm3/d in Brazil if the country started using LNG-powered trucks, according to state-run ...

Tanker truck explosion in Mali capital kills six, wounds 46

Published: 2019-09-24T19:30:00Z 

BAMAKO (Reuters) - A fuel tanker exploded during a traffic accident in the center of Mali's capital Bamako on Tuesday, killing six people and badly ...

Windthorst tanker truck fire; possible explosive start

Published: 2019-09-24T19:18:45Z 

WINDTHORST, Texas (TNN) - Lanes are currently closed in both directions along Highway 281 in Windthorst where it appears a tanker truck has ...

Hyundai Truck To Be Serious Truck On A Ladder-Frame Chassis

Published: 2019-09-24T18:56:15Z 

The production version of the Hyundai Santa Cruz pickup is reportedly closer than ever to seeing the road because Hyundai Australia CEO John Kett ...

10 Of The Best Food Trucks On The West Coast

Published: 2019-09-24T18:33:45Z 

A food truck is a restaurant that operates out of a converted truck, bus, or van. Sometimes, food trucks are mobile and go from one festival or event to ...

Town Updates Ordinance, Lays Out Rules for Food Trucks and Street Vendors

Published: 2019-09-24T18:11:15Z 

Discussions about regulating food trucks and street vendors began about three years ago when Hutchinson and Town Attorney Pam Millman took ...

Scania Showcases Cab-less Concept Truck

Published: 2019-09-24T17:26:15Z 

Swedish truck OEM Scania has been on the forefront of alternative fuel development and autonomous truck designs. Now Scania has unveiled a ...