Stories tagged: car
Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 8:35 p.m.
Spokane police arrested a man Monday on suspicion of lighting a car on fire in north Spokane.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 26, 2018, 10:15 p.m.
It’s been about two weeks since 22-year-old Rachel Bowles drove off a cliff into the Spokane River and drowned, and her family and friends are still grappling with the freak …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 17, 2018, 4:41 p.m.
From such trips to vehicle theft and taking wireless control of cars, reported attacks on smart cars have ballooned sixfold over the past four years, according to research.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
A pedestrian died in the hospital Friday after being hit by a car in the vicinity of the 2600 block of 29 Avenue, according to a Spokane Police Department news …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 5:09 p.m.
Lime is launching a car-sharing service in Seattle this week, starting with the placement of 50 vehicles on city streets.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 4:30 p.m.
A man was injured Thursday afternoon when he was struck by a car in downtown Spokane.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 6:26 p.m.
U.S. auto companies such as General Motors, Tesla and Ford faltered this year in Consumer Reports’ reliability rankings as readers reported more mechanical trouble with their vehicles.
Sun., Oct. 14, 2018, 11:15 a.m.
Idaho State Police say two people were hospitalized after their car struck a moose on U.S. 95 south of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 30, 2018, 1:45 p.m.
A car exploded on a downtown street, killing at least one person and leading to a shelter-in-place order for nearby residents, and federal authorities are helping local officials in the …
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
A trip to Boise’s Table Rock to see the city lights turned sour last month when a woman returned to the parking lot to find her vehicle had been crashed …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
Cars and trucks with electronic driver assist systems may not see stopped vehicles and could even steer you into a crash if you’re not paying attention, an insurance industry group …
Sun., Aug. 5, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
A Heyburn man is charged with felony aggravated battery after a woman said she jumped from a moving car between Burley and Declo to escape the man as he hit …
Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 7:32 p.m.
Three Russian journalists were investigating Russian military contractors and mining industries in Central African Republic when they were killed there, their editor said Wednesday.
Thu., July 26, 2018, noon
President Donald Trump and European leaders pulled back from the brink of a trade war over autos Wednesday and agreed to open talks to tear down trade barriers between the …
Thu., July 12, 2018, 3:50 p.m.
WSB-TV reports that Carrie Watts of Rabun County found a large black bear enjoying her sandwich, chips and a cookie inside her minivan after climbing through an open window.
UPDATED: Wed., June 27, 2018, 8:06 p.m.
Auto prices in the United States will rise “dramatically” if the Trump administration imposes tariffs, AutoNation Chairman and CEO Mike Jackson said Wednesday.
Wed., June 6, 2018, 1:41 p.m.
The office manager looked down next to the steering wheel of her Cadillac SRX and saw a snake slithering out of the air vent. Trying to stay calm, she pulled …
UPDATED: Tue., May 22, 2018, 8:08 a.m.
A 16-year-old boy has been charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of a Baltimore County, Maryland, police officer, and three other suspects are still being sought, authorities said Tuesday.
Sun., May 20, 2018, 3:38 p.m.
Authorities say a man intentionally drove his car into a North Carolina restaurant, killing his daughter and another person and injuring several others.
UPDATED: Tue., April 24, 2018, 7:22 p.m.
Amazon’s latest perk … free delivery to your car.
Thu., March 1, 2018, 8:50 a.m.
Unloaded, parked on the street, with no special security, worth at least $7 million, was one of the mammoth, armor-plated Mercedes-Benz 770K Grosser parade cars used by Adolf Hitler.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
If auto loan interest rates rise as expected this year, General Motors and others are likely to make more subsidized loans, including zero-percent financing, to keep car sales flowing.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 1:48 p.m.
A SpaceX “Starman” is aboard the company’s new rocket that’s set to make its launch debut from Florida.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 7:28 p.m.
Officials have suspended ferry service on San Juan Islands routes after a car plunged off a dock at Anacortes.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 10:26 p.m.
A man was arrested Monday after falling asleep in the back seat of car he allegedly stole, according to the Spokane Sheriff’s Office.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 10:13 a.m.
New York police are looking for a driver who fled after striking several people, killing one and seriously injuring another, on Sunday morning.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 11:14 a.m.
An elderly Richland woman has died after becoming confused and driving her car down Columbia Point boat ramp into the frigid Columbia River.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 7:51 p.m.
The steady stream of recalls masks the fact that about 30 percent of recalled vehicles remain unrepaired on America’s roads, according to federal statistics.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
A possibly intoxicated 22-year-old Temple University student in town to celebrate her birthday drove her BMW into a Florida police officer and was fatally shot by another officer in Miami …
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 2:20 p.m.
Six people, including a 3-year-old girl, were transported to the hospital after a car smashed into a Honolulu restaurant.