Saturday morning, employees at the local Auto Zone on East Platte Ave and East Boulder found a car running in the parking lot with someone sleeping inside. They called the Colorado Springs Police Department who discovered the car had actually been stolen. Officers attempted to contact the driver over a loudspeaker to open the door but the driver did not respond. Officers then approached the vehicle and had to break the passenger window to see if the driver needed medical assistance.
The Washington State Department of Transportation has now closed all lanes of the westbound Interstate 90 from Mercer Island to Seattle in hope of relieving some of the congestion experienced by travelers on both I-90 and Interstate 405.
This drunk driving incident has left many people scratching their heads as they watch someone almost lose their life to a devastating car crash.
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Ford's pickup trucks are the stuff of legend, but a new conversion kit called the Eluminator can turn a 45-year-old F100 into a fully electric vehicle with even more power than the original engine. Kris Van Cleave has more.
Elon Musk is a disruptor, sometimes playing troublemaker just to provoke change. The richest man in the world then gave some details on this green space, which will surely stand out compared with the ultramodern headquarters of the tech giants in Silicon Valley.
The RAC suggests the soaring cost of charging an electric car could soon put people off buying them.
I compared every aspect of business-class train travel in Canada and the US. One is worth the higher price.
You can buy business-class tickets on Via Rail trains and Amtrak in the US. The Canadian rail service proved to be an overall better experience.
Construction crews are back at Dearborn, remaking Ford's century-old industrial complex once again, this time for a post-petroleum era that is finally beginning to feel possible.
- Business Insider
The Tesla Model Y is fun to drive, easy to charge, and has a roomy, minimalist interior. See the best parts of owning Elon Musk's electric SUV.
New York’s subway cars will be outfitted with surveillance cameras amid significantly decreased ridership linked to public fear of crime […] The post New York City to equip subway cars with security cameras amid rising crime, decreased ridership appeared first on TheGrio.
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Dogs should be banned from sticking their heads out of the car window, a major insurer has suggested.
There’s probably little the Federal Aviation Administration can do to stop DeSantis from continuing the flights, people familiar with the agency’s legal authorities say.
Two Massachusetts people were killed in a wrong-way crash with a tractor-trailer early Friday morning in Windsor, Connecticut.
- Florida Today
A Leakesville, Mississippi, man was driving a 2004 Toyota Sequoia northbound on southbound U.S. 1 when the crash occurred, FHP troopers said.
- KTRK – Houston
All lanes are open after drivers saw major delays Saturday morning due to a deadly hit-and-run on the North Freeway.
- Associated Press
Chinese survivors from a boat that sank near a Cambodian island, killing three people and leaving eight missing, said they embarked on what they believed would be a short-term fishing job and ended up without food and water aboard the vessel and their belongings taken away. Cambodian authorities said Friday they rescued 21 people a day after the boat small wooden fishing vessel sank near Koh Tang, a Cambodian island close to the maritime border with Vietnam. Kheang Phearom, a spokesperson for Cambodia’s Preah Sihanouk province, announced Saturday on his Facebook page that nine more people were rescued by the Vietnamese and three bodies were recovered by Cambodia, leaving eight people still missing.
For more than two years now, buying a new car has cost a small fortune. The delivery times given by car manufacturers fluctuate, changing according to the availability of parts. Blame it on supply chain disruptions that have been exacerbated by the covid-19 pandemic and the microchip shortage.
Daimler is now making trucks branded as Mercedes in China. It had previously built trucks for a China-specific brand and imported Mercedes.
The emerging fleet of electric vehicles (EV) provoked fascination at the Detroit Auto Show, but many consumers were not yet ready to take the plunge to own one themselves.
- Akron Beacon Journal
Police plan to release the names of deceased motorcyclist and suspect in fatal shooting on Dailey Road in New Franklin early Sunday morning.
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An airport truck driver says she has to fill in as cabin cleaner and gets 7 minutes to clean a plane. It shows how a crippling staff shortage is taking its toll on US airport workers.
A cabin cleaner at Logan airport said it can take 45 minutes to clean a plane, but airlines sometimes ask his team to finish the job in 10 minutes.