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2 Teen Girls Seriously Injured By Out-Of-Control Car Jumping Curb In Queens

Published: 2019-09-13T22:41:15Z 

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Two teenagers have been seriously injured by an out-of-control car that jumped the sidewalk in Queens. Police tell ...

Report: BART operators warn new cars could trap passengers during an emergency

Published: 2019-09-13T22:27:47Z 

Those cars are ones that have an operator's cab -- and the agency is locking cab doors when those cars are used in the middle of a train-set.

Sheriff's office seeks those who left stack of cars in Sun Valley

Published: 2019-09-13T22:07:30Z 

SUN VALLEY, Nev. (KOLO)-- The Washoe County Sheriff's Office is investigating three cars stacked in a pile on East Sixth Avenue in Sun Valley and ...

Porsche, Tesla face off for electric-vehicle crown on famed German race track

Published: 2019-09-13T22:07:30Z 

It's here that Porsche's new Taycan Turbo S set the record as the fastest four-door electric car last month, clocking in at 7 minutes and 42 seconds.

That Time Oprah Gave 276 People 'Free' Cars That Actually Cost Them $6000 In Taxes

Published: 2019-09-13T21:22:30Z 

It's the 15th anniversary of one of the greatest publicity stunts in all of television—the day Oprah Winfrey surprised an audience of hundreds of people ...

Five electrified cars of Frankfurt 2019 ready to tear asphalt off 'Ring and road

Published: 2019-09-13T21:22:30Z 

As with any modern-day auto show, electric and hybrid powertrain technology is one of the big themes at this year's IAA Frankfurt show. While some of ...

Exciting cars from the Frankfurt Motor Show

Published: 2019-09-13T21:11:15Z 

The Frankfurt Motor Show, officially the International Motor Show or IAA, is taking place at a challenging time for Europe's car industry. Automakers are ...

Cadillac Drops the Deets on Civilian CT4 for 2020

Published: 2019-09-13T21:00:00Z 

Cadillac says ordering will open for the car at the end of 2019 at prices still to be announced. Related: 2020 Cadillac CT4-V: Less Performance, More ...

Frankfurt Motor Show: Love, hate and electric cars

Published: 2019-09-13T20:48:45Z 

I have a love-hate relationship with international motor shows such as this week's extravaganza in Frankfurt. On the one hand, if you like cars, if you ...

Why PG&E, Kemet, and Cars .com Jumped Today

Published: 2019-09-13T20:26:15Z 

PG&E (NYSE:PCG), Kemet (NYSE:KEM), and Cars.com (NYSE:CARS) were among the top performers. Here's why their stock prices did so well.

Fire Destroys Garage, Cars

Published: 2019-09-13T20:15:00Z 

A garage and cars were destroyed by a fire in Santa Rosa on Friday ... fire when they arrived and it had already spread to cars in the home's driveway.

BART operators say new cars have potentially deadly design flaw

Published: 2019-09-13T20:15:00Z 

BART riders are used to being able to easily walk from one train car to another, but some of the new cars—dubbed "D cars"—have special doors on ...

The Concept Cars Gleam, but Executive Dread Clouds the Frankfurt Auto Show

Published: 2019-09-13T20:01:17Z 

FRANKFURT — Car executives are paid to be optimists, but behind the pomp and salesmanship at the Frankfurt International Motor Show this week ...

Kyte wants to bring your rental car to you

Published: 2019-09-13T19:52:30Z 

The company will send a deliverer, or "surfer," to you who will their own way home. Kyte will use cars from established rental agencies to compare ...

Danger of 'Pittsburgh Left' shows that self-driving cars must learn local road rules

Published: 2019-09-13T19:52:30Z 

Thanks to Uber, we're one step closer to have roads with autonomous cars. But for now, Uber and other self-driving vehicles have to handle dealing ...

These Are the Next Wave of Ultra-Luxury Electric Cars Entering the Market—and They Don't ...

Published: 2019-09-13T19:18:45Z 

Electric cars are coming, in numbers, and from car companies that may surprise you. But one of the most surprising things about battery-powered cars ...

4-year-old cancer survivor loves Bumblebee; hundreds of yellow cars show up for birthday surprise

Published: 2019-09-13T19:18:45Z 

"We hope to see our street teeming with yellow cars on Whitaker's birthday, and can't wait to see his joy and surprise," his parents wrote on social ...

San Francisco cable cars are shut down for repairs for 10 days

Published: 2019-09-13T19:18:45Z 

San Francisco's iconic cable cars will be out of service for the next 10 days for repair work. Shuttle buses will replace all cable car lines as the San ...

Flying cars and rapid transit trains headline NOACA meeting

Published: 2019-09-13T19:07:30Z 

The keynote speaker at the annual meeting of the Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency (NOACA), the intergovernmental agency that ...

Subaru just sold its 10 millionth car in the US

Published: 2019-09-13T18:56:15Z 

Subaru is, by most measures, a fairly small car company. It builds slightly quirky but hugely practical vehicles and sells them to an audience made up, ...


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Scania Truck Bodybuilder

Published: 2019-09-14T04:40:03Z 

FDOT: Bridges too unstable for large trucks

Published: 2019-09-14T03:22:30Z 

The state Department of Transportation met with county officials Thursday to discuss the condition of two bridges in the county, and the news will not ...

Hill wins at Las Vegas to advance in Truck Series playoffs

Published: 2019-09-14T03:11:15Z 

Austin Hill took charge with 11 laps to go in Friday's World of Westgate 200 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and crossed the finish line with a solid ...

Garbage truck driver helped save toddler hit by car

Published: 2019-09-14T03:02:21Z 

HAPPY VALLEY, Ore. — A garbage truck driver is being credited for saving a little boy from getting run over. A 2-year-old boy got excited to see the ...

A driver intentionally drove his truck into an Ohio hospital ER, leaving 1 dead and 2 injured, police ...

Published: 2019-09-14T02:15:00Z 

(CNN) One person is dead and two are injured after police say a man intentionally crashed his truck into the emergency room of an Ohio hospital ...

Playoff drivers Crafton, Sauter with big trouble in Stage 2

Published: 2019-09-14T02:03:16Z 

Gander Trucks playoff drivers and ThorSport Racing teammates Matt Crafton and Johnny Sauter encounter problems on the same lap that put their ...

Man recovers stolen truck with daughter's ashes inside

Published: 2019-09-14T01:34:27Z 

TAMPA, Fla. -- A Tampa Bay area man has recovered his truck that was stolen Thursday with his daughter's ashes still inside the vehicle. At the time of ...

Councillor wants restrictions for gravel trucks at northwest intersection

Published: 2019-09-13T23:15:00Z 

After a collision that left a gravel truck on its side on Friday afternoon, councillor Ward Sutherland says it's time to pilot new restrictions which would ...

World's largest truck convoy to make journey for Special Olympics

Published: 2019-09-13T23:14:58Z 

(KSNB) - Saturday morning people could be seeing the world's largest truck convoy headed up Highway 281. The convoy is all about raising funds for ...

Jesse Iwuji goes for wild ride in Gander Trucks qualifying

Published: 2019-09-13T22:30:00Z 

Jesse Iwuji goes for wild ride in Gander Trucks qualifying. Jesse Iwuji goes for a wild ride off of Turn 4 in Gander Outdoors Truck Series qualifying at ...

Renault Trucks media center

Published: 2019-09-13T21:35:00Z 

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live brings show to Madison Saturday

Published: 2019-09-13T21:33:45Z 

(WMTV) -- Monster trucks and Hot Wheels have descended upon Madison for Saturday's Hot Wheels Monster Trucks shows! Leigh Mills is at the ...

Park City takes 13 of 20 trucks off the road during safety sting

Published: 2019-09-13T21:22:30Z 

The Park City Police Department and the Utah Highway Patrol on Thursday conducted a truck-inspection operation along S.R. 248, determining that ...

Metra train derails after hitting truck on Southwest Side; no injuries reported

Published: 2019-09-13T21:09:35Z 

A Metra train derailed, but there were no reported injuries after it hit a truck on the Southwest Side, authorities said. Fire crews were checking out 34 ...

Tedeschi Trucks Band Announces 'High & Mighty' EP Release, Shares Live Video From Tokyo ...

Published: 2019-09-13T21:00:00Z 

Tedeschi Trucks Band has announced a new four-track EP, High & Mighty, which is set for release on all digital platforms on September 27th via ...

SouthWest Service Metra Train Derails After Striking Semi Truck ; Service Halted

Published: 2019-09-13T21:00:00Z 

CHICAGO (CBS) — A SouthWest Service Metra train derailed Friday afternoon after striking a semi truck near Wrightwood around 3:20 p.m., Metra ...

AuctionTime.com Sells Over $17 Million in Equipment, Trucks , & Trailers in This Week's Two-Day ...

Published: 2019-09-13T20:37:30Z 

13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AuctionTime.com sold over $17 million (gross auction proceeds) in construction equipment, agricultural equipment, trucks, ...

New London, PEI man in his 90s buys 2 tanker trucks for local fire department

Published: 2019-09-13T20:35:58Z 

NEW LONDON – Even in his 90s, Arthur Johnston vividly remembers the helpless feeling he was left with when, as a child, he watched three major ...

Oh, Dear God, No

Published: 2019-09-13T20:26:15Z 

Fifty-three foot trucks are not allowed on most New York City streets for a reason. I could sit here and explain to you what those reasons are, or you ...

Hospital employee killed after Ohio man 'intentionally' crashes truck into ER

Published: 2019-09-13T20:26:15Z 

A hospital employee was killed and another injured Friday when a man crashed his pickup truck into the emergency room of a medical center in Ohio, ...


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Monster trucks at 2019 Rochester Fair

Published: 2019-09-13T03:11:15Z 

Monster trucks, a new addition to the Rochester Fair, made their debut on Thursday, Sept. 12. Two more monster truck shows are planned Friday and ...

3 suspects wanted for stealing trucks in Upper Township, New Jersey: Police

Published: 2019-09-12T22:41:15Z 

UPPER TOWNSHIP, New Jersey (WPVI) -- The New Jersey State Police is asking for the public's help in connection with the theft of two trucks in Cape ...

Heavy trucks were involved in 9 of the 26 pedestrian deaths this year. Politicians, police say they're ...

Published: 2019-09-12T22:30:00Z 

Those who knew Evangeline Lauroza say she was a kind, shy woman, who was quiet most of the time. The exception was on Sunday afternoons, ...

Need a traffic light? Crane truck ? Power tool? ATV? Peoples Electric goes to bankruptcy auction

Published: 2019-09-12T21:45:00Z 

The remaining assets of Peoples Electric, a once-storied St. Paul contracting company that serviced airports and print shops around the country, are ...

String of wheel thefts targeting trucks at GO stations extends along Lakeshore West route

Published: 2019-09-12T21:45:00Z 

He had just hopped off the GO train at Clarkson station on his way home from work and was about to toss his bag into his truck when he noticed the ...

State of Our Roads: Truck lane restrictions on stretch of I-26

Published: 2019-09-12T21:43:47Z 

BUNCOMBE COUNTY, N.C. (WLOS) — It's been nearly six months since a new lane restriction for trucks began on a section of Interstate 26.

Fire crews battle possible explosion, truck fires at SE OKC business

Published: 2019-09-12T21:22:11Z 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Fire crews are battling flames rising from tree-trimming trucks following a possible explosion at TMC Materials in southeast ...

Florence city leaders ban commercial trucks and buses on Third loop road

Published: 2019-09-12T21:11:15Z 

Commercial trucks and buses will no longer be allowed to drive down Third Loop Road between South Irby Street and West Mccown Drive.

Gander Outdoors Truck Series drivers face playoff cutoff

Published: 2019-09-12T21:11:15Z 

LAS VEGAS — The first elimination of the 2019 NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series Playoffs happens this week following Friday night's World of ...

2020 Jeep Gladiator Trucks Are Recalled For Driveshaft Lubrication Issue – Includes a Stop-sale ...

Published: 2019-09-12T20:37:30Z 

Jeep is recalling 3,427 Gladiator trucks due to a part supplier failing to properly lubricate drive shafts. This may cause the driveshafts to overheat, seize ...

Deputies searching for stolen truck with victim's daughter's ashes inside

Published: 2019-09-12T20:37:30Z 

TAMPA, Fla. -- Deputies are asking for the public's help in locating a truck that was stolen from a Tampa hotel over the weekend. According to the ...

Review: Mazda CX-5 Diesel Crossover Makes a Premium Play

Published: 2019-09-12T19:52:30Z 

Despite vast technological improvements and a fuel economy advantage over gasoline, diesel engines have largely failed to attract U.S. passenger ...

FTR 'optimistic' about truck orders after paltry 2019

Published: 2019-09-12T19:52:30Z 

For Class 8 truck and trailer orders, the last 24 months have been a tale of two markets. After setting multiple record highs both for monthly orders and ...

IEA: Trucks , ships may face less IMO 2020 risk than feared

Published: 2019-09-12T19:51:46Z 

All else being equal, fuel prices surge, not just for ships, but for trucks, trains and airplanes. In the trucking sector, higher diesel prices spark more ...

Food truck owners who serve hundreds of New Yorkers a day share the biggest misconception of ...

Published: 2019-09-12T19:41:15Z 

Yumpling is one of the hottest food trucks in New York City: The flaming red truck draws a lunch crowd that lines up for dumplings, crispy chicken and ...

2.4 Million Ram Pick-up Truck Affected By Faulty Tailgates: Another 875000 Units Recalled

Published: 2019-09-12T19:30:00Z 

A total of 875,000 Ram pickup trucks are being recalled anew by Fiat Chrysler to fix tailgates that open while it is being driven. The company has said ...

Food trucks popping up in Ocean Springs thanks to new regulations

Published: 2019-09-12T19:18:45Z 

New city regulations allow for food trucks to open. Right now, there are at least three serving up hot meals. The vendors said they hope they can ...

Volvo Trucks adds dynamic steering option to VNL, VNR

Published: 2019-09-12T19:07:30Z 

Volvo Trucks North America, during a press tour at its Dublin, Va., truck manufacturing plant Thursday, introduced Volvo Dynamic Steering (VDS) – an ...

San Diego's hub of truck tech startups gets fresh cash — $90M for SmartDrive

Published: 2019-09-12T18:47:03Z 

Several San Diego tech companies making software or other tools for semi-trucks have scored big chunks of investment money this year, including a ...

Expect fireworks, carnival rides, food trucks , and more at Leland's 30th birthday bash

Published: 2019-09-12T18:22:30Z 

From 3 p.m. until 9 p.m., Founder's Day takes place at the Leland Municipal Park. Live bands, carnival rides, food trucks galore, arts and crafts, and a ...


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The Toyota Land Cruiser Tops The List For New Cars Kept The Longest

Published: 2019-09-12T23:26:15Z 

In an era where we lease cars for just a year or two at a time and ride-share with complete strangers on a daily basis, it's becoming increasingly rare to ...

Wylie ISD To Make Changes After 4 Students Hit By Cars Since Beginning Of Year

Published: 2019-09-12T23:03:45Z 

WYLIE (CBSDFW.COM) — In Wylie, four close calls are four too many. School leaders are making changes after four bike-riding students were hit by ...

Self-driving cars are still learning unwritten road rules, like the Pittsburgh Left

Published: 2019-09-12T22:18:45Z 

The Pittsburgh Left might be not in the rulebooks, but you better program any self-driving cars driving in the Pennsylvania city with that intel, because ...

A Car Running on Empty Isn't Impossible If Toyota Gets Its Way

Published: 2019-09-12T21:56:15Z 

Put together the best solar panels money can buy, super-efficient batteries and decades of car-making know-how and, theoretically, a vehicle might ...

Number of people living in cars , RVs and tents increases in Berkeley

Published: 2019-09-12T21:00:00Z 

For the first time, most of Berkeley's homeless population is sleeping in RVs and cars, followed by those sleeping in tents and on the street, according ...

There's More Driving Toyota City Than Just Cars

Published: 2019-09-12T20:37:30Z 

In 2019, the city of Toyota in Japan's Aichi Prefecture wants to show visitors that it is more than just a "car town." Home to the auto manufacturer from ...

Porsche 911 claims most profitable car crown

Published: 2019-09-12T20:03:45Z 

Automakers are in the business of making money on all the shiny new cars sitting on dealership lots, and while there are lots of profitable vehicles out ...

New Zealand man admits he smashed cars with ax after drinking 48 beers

Published: 2019-09-12T18:45:00Z 

A New Zealand man who says he downed 48 beers before smashing up two cars with an ax and chasing a group of friends during a ...

One Way Electric Cars Hurt The Driving Environment

Published: 2019-09-12T18:22:30Z 

Your editorial "Subsidize My Electric Car, Please" (Sept. 3) might have mentioned that as more electric cars clog the poorly maintained highways and ...

James May And Richard Hammond Show Their Cars To Sebastian Vettel

Published: 2019-09-12T18:11:15Z 

People have opinions, and sometimes a difference of opinion needs an outside referee. That's the position James May and Richard Hammond, of Top ...

Why buying a car is more expensive than ever

Published: 2019-09-12T17:37:30Z 

Rising finance charges have pushed the cost of car ownership in the U.S. to the highest ever since travel and leisure organization AAA started tracking ...

I Need A Family Friendly Car That's Fast And Unique! What Car Should I Buy?

Published: 2019-09-12T17:37:30Z 

She has a fairly healthy budget for an all-wheel drive hauler. What car should she buy? (Welcome back to What Car Should You Buy? Where we give ...

Voyage Raises $31m to Deliver Self-Driving Cars

Published: 2019-09-12T17:20:26Z 

At Voyage, our mission is to deliver on the promise of self-driving cars, and we are thrilled to be working with forward-thinking investors who deeply ...

Sheriff: Florida man vandalizes 20 cars , says President Trump owes him $1 trillion

Published: 2019-09-12T17:15:00Z 

FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) — A man accused of vandalizing more than a dozen cars in Florida claimed he did it because Donald Trump ...

Should you avoid buying the first year of a new car ?

Published: 2019-09-12T16:52:30Z 

There's a bunch of all-new or freshly relaunched cars on the market or coming soon: the Volkswagen ID 3, Lincoln Aviator, Porsche Taycan and ...

New LAX Project Will Bring All Car Rental Agencies Under One Roof

Published: 2019-09-12T16:18:45Z 

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Yet another construction project broke ground at LAX Thursday, but this one promises to consolidate all of the rental car ...

Michigan Gets $7.5 Million to Test Self-Driving Cars

Published: 2019-09-12T15:56:15Z 

Testing in Michigan will take place at the robotic-car test facilities at U of M's Mcity and the American Center for Mobility, as well as the streets of Detroit ...

3 cars stolen, 27 entering autos reported in Lee County

Published: 2019-09-12T15:45:00Z 

The Lee County Sheriff's Office needs your help identifying suspects after three cars were stolen and 27 others were broken into Thursday morning.

BMW teases hydrogen cars again with fuel cell X5 concept

Published: 2019-09-12T15:22:30Z 

BMW has tested hydrogen fuel cell cars for years, but has only hinted about putting one into production. The latest tease is the BMW i Hydrogen Next ...

Police pursuit ends in car crashing into several parked cars in Mountain View

Published: 2019-09-12T15:11:15Z 

A female passenger in the car and the driver were taken into custody and both were transported with unknown injuries to the hospital, police said.