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Vallejo Unveils Plans For Electric Car Plant At Ex-ShipyardThe city of Vallejo, which emerged from bankruptcy five years ago, is poised to get a big economic boost as plans to build a major plant for electric cars are rolling forward, officials said Tuesday.
Bystanders Could Rescue Pets Trapped In Hot Cars Under California BillA bill in the California Legislature would allow citizens, in good faith, to break windows in order to rescue animals and children from extreme heat.
Snowy Conditions Bring Traffic Tie-Ups To Interstate 80The California Highway Patrol says there have been multiple accidents and spinouts due to wet and unsafe conditions with snow covering Sierra roads.
Folsom Businesses Worry Amgen Tour Of California Cost ThemJust feet away from the fast-moving cyclists were cars slowly pushing through a narrow lane of traffic near Hillswood Drive.
Safety Advocates Say Fatal Car Seat Failures Are 'Public Health Crisis'Safety advocates say automakers and regulators have acted with "criminal" negligence in failing to remedy a long-acknowledged auto safety flaw that watchdogs say has played a role in hundreds of deaths, creating a "public health crisis."
New Ad Technology Begs Question: Is Big Brother Selling You Out?With today's billboards, you can literally be a target on the road. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Detroit's Automakers, Sensing A Threat, Embrace MobilityFor Detroit, the days of simply making cars are over.
Kenseth Holds Off Larson For Thrilling Win At DoverMatt Kenseth used some of his veteran experience to find the high groove on the mile concrete track and surge to victory Sunday in the wreck-filled race at Dover International Speedway.
2 Killed In Head-On Crash East Of SloughhouseAuthorities have released more information about the crash, including revealing that a second person has died.
East Sacramento Family Worried After Fourth Car Speeds Into YardThe intersection outside their home is where cars routinely speed, not always ending up there they intended.
Report: Fiat Chrysler, Google In Partnership TalksThe partnership would be the first to match an automaker with Google's 7-year-old autonomous car project, which is now part of the so-called X lab at Alphabet Inc., Google's parent company.
Move Over Drones, Driverless Cars -- Unmanned Ships Up NextIt's not only drones and driverless cars that may become the norm someday — ocean-faring ships might also run without captains or crews.

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