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A used car dealership in Antioch. (CBS)

Antioch Used Car Dealer, His Wife Facing Nearly 80 Charges In Alleged Odometer Tampering Scheme

An Antioch used car dealer and his wife—suspected in what DMV officials say is the state’s biggest car dealership odometer tampering case in memory—have been hit with nearly 80 charges in Contra Costa County Superior Court.

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Fremont Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Burglarizing Cars In Portola Valley

A 39-year-old Fremont man was arrested on suspicion of burglarizing cars in the Westridge area of Portola Valley on Thursday, a San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman said.

08/10/2014

Armando Mendoza was arrested in Nevada for a carjacking case in Half Moon Bay. (Source: Bay City News)

Oakland Man Arrested In Nevada For Half Moon Bay Carjacking

An Oakland man has been arrested in Nevada in connection with a carjacking case out of Half Moon Bay, the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday.

08/07/2014

The West Oakland BART station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Fingerprint Evidence Leads To Arrest In Auto Burglaries At BART Stations

Fingerprint evidence led to the arrest of a suspect in a series of auto burglaries at BART stations, police said Wednesday.

08/06/2014

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US Opens Probe Of Chevrolet Impala Air Bag Performance

The probe was opened over an April 2011 car crash that severely injured an elderly man when the passenger air bags didn’t deploy.

07/30/2014

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Senators Call On GM CEO To Fire Top Lawyer

Lawmakers put Barra on the spot, telling the CEO she should have fired GM’s corporate counsel, Michael Millikin, based on the conclusions of an internal report.

07/23/2014

Google is building 100 prototypes of a car without steering wheels. (Source: Google)

Netherlands Might Beat U.S. On Self-Driving Cars, Trucks

The Dutch government says it wants to encourage large-scale tests of self-driving cars in the Netherlands by next year, and supports a plan to allow tests of self-driving trucks by 2019, giving the Google Car and other self-driving vehicles in the U.S. a run for the money, literally.

06/17/2014

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GM: Incompetence, Negligence Led To Delayed Recall

GM CEO Mary Barra says 15 employees — many of them senior legal and engineering executives — have been forced out of the company

06/05/2014

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May Car Sales Return To Pre-Recession Levels

Good weather and a strong Memorial Day weekend helped car buyers ignore reports of recalls, pushing car and truck sales up more than ten percent in May.

06/04/2014

2014 Chevy Impala (Photo Credit: General Motors)

Chevy Impala Among 8 Vehicles To Earn Top Rating For Collision Warning

The 2014 Chevrolet Impala is the only non-luxury car to earn the highest rating in tests of high-tech crash prevention systems.

05/29/2014

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