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Uber Delivers: Going Beyond Just Offering Rides

May 1
Uber is rolling out a new service that allows drivers to transport packages and deliver food. CNET's Jeff Bakalar provides details.

New Safety Measures Required for EU Cars

Apr 29
All new vehicles in the European Union will have to be fitted as of 2018 with a system that automatically calls the emergency services in case of an accident.

Safety Chief Wants to Cap Big Rig Speeds to Fix Tire Problem

By Meghan Barr, Tom Krisher | Apr 20
The nation's highway safety chief says his agency will push for quick action on a regulation requiring electronic speed limiters on big rigs. It may also contact states about speed limits that are higher than commercial truck tires are designed to handle.

Dashcam Video: Police Cruiser Runs Over Armed Suspect

Apr 16
There are new questions about why an Arizona police officer used his squad car to take down a gunman. The incident happened in February, but the Marana police department just released the video. Heroic policing or crazy cop?

Live in a Porsche? Designer Labels Draw Miami Home Buyers

Apr 2
It takes something more audacious than a view to sell beachfront property these days to the global ultra-wealthy who arrive in Miami with millions to spend on second or third homes. It takes Porsche, Giorgio Armani and Fendi.

Caught on Video: NYPD Detective Abuses an Uber Driver

Apr 2
NYPD's review board is considering charges against a police detective who was caught on video cursing out an Uber driver. The driver apparently honked at the detective, sparking the outburst. Anna Werner reports.

Authorities Go After Crooked Car Deals in National Crackdown

Mar 31
A nationwide crackdown on auto dealers has turned up widespread evidence of false ads, deceptive loans and fake odometer readings, the government said.

Motorist Removed from Car and Beaten by Officers

Mar 26
A pastor leading a protest outside a Detroit-area police department threatened to shut down the city until two white officers are fired for the bloody arrest of a black man who was pulled from his car and repeatedly punched in the head.

Video Shows Motorist Pulled from Car, Beaten by Cop

Mar 26
A pastor in Detroit wants white officers fired for the bloody arrest of a black man who was pulled from his car and punched in the head. More here.

GM Ignition Switch Death Toll Rises to 74

Mar 25
Families of at least 74 people killed in crashes caused by defective General Motors ignition switches will get compensation from the company.

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