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Off-Duty Police in Fatal Wrong-Way Crash Had Left Strip Club

Mar 22
A car carrying three off-duty New Jersey police officers from a visit to a strip club drove the wrong way down a New York City highway and crashed head-on into a tractor-trailer, killing an officer and a civilian.

Stylish Nissan Murano Sets Itself Apart from Other SUVs

Mar 20
Nissan's stylish 2015 Murano mid-size, sport utility vehicle is getting lots of second and even third looks as consumers seek the next big thing in SUVs.

German Court Bans Uber's Ridesharing Service

Mar 19
A German court banned Uber from offering its ridesharing service nationwide, adding to the company's troubles in Europe.

Safety Board Says Oil Transport Standards Needed Sooner

By Rob Gillies | Mar 18
Canada's transportation safety board says the government needs to implement tougher new standards for oil trains earlier than a 2025 target.

Afghanistan's Only Woman Taxi Driver Steers Change

By Mustafa Najafizada, Lynne O'Donnell | Mar 17
Sara Bahai's decision to become Afghanistan's only known female taxi driver was motivated less by ideals of equality than by the need to support an extended family and a love of driving.

Toyota's 2015 Sienna Climbs to Best-Selling Van

By Ann M. Job | Mar 16
Toyota's Sienna, the best-selling family van in the country this year, has refreshed styling, stiffened vehicle structure, more safety equipment and new features for 2015.

Cadillac Enters Compact Sport Coupe Segment

By Ann M. Job | Mar 14
Cadillac's first compact two door, the 2015 ATS Coupe, is a stylish, rear- and all-wheel drive performer with nimble handling, standard rearview camera and a starting retail price that's less than $39,000.

US Retail Sales Fall for 3rd Month as Auto Purchases Drop

By Christopher S. Rugaber | Mar 14
U.S. retail sales fell in February, as auto purchases dropped by the most in more than a year and Americans spent less at restaurants and home improvement stores.

California Car Battery Recycler to Close in Deal with Feds

By Brian Melley | Mar 13
A battery recycling plant that violated hazardous waste laws and spewed toxic emissions for decades on the outskirts of Los Angeles will close and spend $50 million to clean the site and surrounding neighborhoods, federal prosecutors announced.

Google Breaking into the Car Insurance Racket

By Michael Liedtke | Mar 13
Google is helping California drivers shop for car insurance as part of a new service that could foreshadow the Internet company's latest attempt to shake up a long-established industry.

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