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Wednesday, Jul 4, 2018 at 10:21 AM EDT

Could the Volkswagen Beetle Come Back as an Electric Car?

Could the Volkswagen Beetle Come Back as an Electric Car?

A recent report says such a model is under construction and just waiting for the greenlight to move forward.

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018 at 08:19 PM EDT

Amazon to Roll Out Delivery Vans

Amazon to Roll Out Delivery Vans

The new program rolls out Thursday and will allow contractors nationwide to launch businesses delivering Amazon packages from an Amazon van.

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018 at 08:15 PM EDT

The Ford Bronco is Making a Comeback

The Ford Bronco is Making a Comeback

The iconic Ford Bronco is going back in production and could hit the road sometime next year.

Monday, Jul 16, 2018 at 07:31 AM EDT

Pets and Car Safety: How to Choose the Right Restraints

Pets and Car Safety: How to Choose the Right Restraints

The market is full of pet restraining products, everything from harnesses to carriers, however many labeled "crash tested" are based only on manufacturers' claims. "No performance standards or test protocols...

Monday, Jul 2, 2018 at 08:24 PM EDT

Colorado Aims to Put 1 Million EVs on State Roads by 2030

Colorado Aims to Put 1 Million EVs on State Roads by 2030

The state’s governor signed an executive order last week to adopt California’s rules for air emissions encouraging cleaner vehicles and tightening emissions systems standards.

Monday, Jul 2, 2018 at 08:25 PM EDT

Car Sales Could Hit a 60-Year Low

Car Sales Could Hit a 60-Year Low

Trucks are currently outselling cars by more than 2-to-1.

Friday, Jun 29, 2018 at 08:29 PM EDT

Recharge Time Reduced on 2019 Chevy Volt

Recharge Time Reduced on 2019 Chevy Volt

It’s going to take less time to recharge the plug-in Volt thanks to a new charging system.

Friday, Jun 29, 2018 at 08:25 PM EDT

Federal Safety Investigators Looking into Fires in Hyundai-Kia Engine Failures

Federal Safety Investigators Looking into Fires in Hyundai-Kia Engine Failures

Officials say many complaints of engine failures also reported fires.

Friday, Jun 29, 2018 at 08:23 PM EDT

2019 Honda Pilot Getting a New Look

2019 Honda Pilot Getting a New Look

The Pilot’s mid-cycle refresh includes several extra technology features, as well as a new look inside and out.

Friday, Jun 29, 2018 at 05:01 PM EDT

Automakers, Manufacturers Oppose Trump Call for Auto Tariffs

Automakers, Manufacturers Oppose Trump Call for Auto Tariffs

Automakers, manufacturers and classic-car enthusiasts are coming out against President Donald Trump's plan to consider taxing imported cars, trucks and auto parts. General Motors warned in a filing Friday with...

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Peer Support Started Minutes After Officer's Shooting
Peer Support Started Minutes After Officer's Shooting

The response on to the murder of police Sgt. Michael Chesna didn't stop with his fellow officers from Weymouth, Massachusetts, who were on scene Sunday. It includes dozens of officers, on duty and retired, from...

Thousands Pay Respect at Sgt. Michael Chesna's Wake
Thousands Pay Respect at Sgt. Michael Chesna's Wake

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Teen Charged in Brockton Paintball Shootings
Teen Charged in Brockton Paintball Shootings

A teenager accused in a string of paintball shootings in Brockton, Massachusetts, has been arrested on assault and battery charges. The Plymouth County District Attorney's Office said Thursday that 18-year-old...

Man Rescues City Worker Stung 200 Times by Bees
Man Rescues City Worker Stung 200 Times by Bees

A Manchester, New Hampshire city worker is alive after being stung 200 times by a swarm of bees, thanks to a man who came to his rescue.

Coats Says He Wishes Trump Hadn't Met Alone With Putin
Coats Says He Wishes Trump Hadn't Met Alone With Putin

Dan Coats, the director of national intelligence, said Thursday he wished President Donald Trump had not met alone with Vladimir Putin of Russia. In an extraordinary acknowledgement, the nation's spy chief said...

Mass. Senate Weighs Safe Injection Sites in Opioid Response
Mass. Senate Weighs Safe Injection Sites in Opioid Response

The state Senate is weighing a proposal to experiment with supervised injection sites for drug users in Massachusetts.