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Tuesday, Aug 8, 2017 at 02:48 PM EDT

Best Vehicles to Buy Used

Best Vehicles to Buy Used

Buying a used car is a great way to save money, but those savings just don't add up if the car is not reliable or if you don't enjoy driving it.

Monday, Aug 7, 2017 at 04:52 PM EDT

Nissan Introduces Rear Door Alert System

Nissan Introduces Rear Door Alert System

Nearly 40 children needlessly die every year after being left in a vehicle on a hot day. Now, the automotive industry is responding with safety technology designed to protect our most precious cargo.

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 11:35 AM EDT

Volvo to Be 1st Major Carmaker to Ditch Combustion Engines

Volvo to Be 1st Major Carmaker to Ditch Combustion Engines

Volvo will begin producing electric motors on all its cars from 2019, becoming the first traditional automaker to forgo the combustion engine altogether. The Swedish company, which has been making cars since...

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 11:35 AM EDT

Tesla Says Its Model 3 Car Will Go Into Production Friday

Tesla Says Its Model 3 Car Will Go Into Production Friday

The first Tesla Model 3 electric car for the masses should come off the assembly line on Friday with the first deliveries in late July, the company's CEO says. CEO Elon Musk, in several Twitter messages...

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 04:06 PM EDT

Memorial Day Traffic to Hit Highest Levels Since 2005

Memorial Day Traffic to Hit Highest Levels Since 2005

If you’re planning to hit the road Memorial Day weekend, you won’t be alone. More than 39 million Americans are expected to travel during the holiday weekend, bringing Memorial Day travel levels to the...

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Police Investigate Two Overnight Shootings
Police Investigate Two Overnight Shootings

One of the shootings was fatal

Strong Winds Arrive Late Saturday
Strong Winds Arrive Late Saturday

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Commissioner: Boston Police Fire Shot at Audi That Hit Cop
Commissioner: Boston Police Fire Shot at Audi That Hit Cop

Authorities are responding to a report of shots fired in Boston's Jamaica Plain neighborhood Friday afternoon.

Boston Police Investigate Assault Attempt in North End
Boston Police Investigate Assault Attempt in North End

Boston Police are investigating an attempted indecent assault in the city's busy North End.

Sexual Misconduct Claims Roil Alabama Campaign, Divide Women
Sexual Misconduct Claims Roil Alabama Campaign, Divide Women

Standing on the white marble steps of Alabama's Capitol, Kayla Moore surrounded herself with two dozen other women to defend husband Roy Moore against accusations of sexual misconduct that are dividing...

'Targeted' Explosion Damages Vehicle at HS Principal's Home
'Targeted' Explosion Damages Vehicle at HS Principal's Home

Police said they are investigating a "targeted" incident where a homemade explosive device resembling a pipe bomb damaged a vehicle parked outside a Massachusetts home that a police said belongs to a high school...