First Volkswagen, Now Fiat Chrysler Accused Of Cheating Emissions TestsThe lawsuit filed Tuesday by the Justice Department marks the second time the government has gone after an automaker alleging use of software on diesel engines
Necessary Highway 65 Widening Could Cost $60 MillionIf you're familiar with Placer County, you know Highway 65, between Rocklin and Roseville involves a nasty commute.
California Will Get Additional $66 Million In Volkswagen SettlementThe automaker has acknowledged that vehicles were programmed to turn on emissions controls during government lab tests and turn them off while on the road.
Judge's Ruling On Waymo Files Deals Big Blow To Uber Self-Driving Car ResearchThe ruling was mainly a victory for Waymo, the autonomous car unit spun off from Google, even though the judge refused to order a halt to Uber's autonomous car research as Waymo had requested
Driverless Car Testing Getting Green Light On California RoadsCalifornia is opening the door for testing on the streets of truly driverless cars without a backup driver. The California Department of Motor Vehicles is in charge of regulating the technology, but before wheeling it out, the agency heard from the biggest carmakers in Silicon Valley are all racing to be number one.
20 Cars Destroyed In Fremont Used Car Lot BlazeFire officials in Northern California say at least 20 cars were destroyed in a fire at a used car auction lot.
Deputies: Woman Arrested For Second Time In Month For Car TheftA woman was caught after crashing a stolen car into two other cars in a Sacramento neighborhood Monday morning.
2 Killed After Suspect Chase In StocktonStockton police are investigating a chase with robbery suspects that ended in a crash that killed two people.
Utah Supreme Court Won't Allow Tesla License To Sell Cars In StateTesla had argued that a state law barring car manufacturers from owning dealerships didn't apply to the company. Tesla sells its cars directly to customers rather than using independent dealerships, something Tesla attorneys argued is vital to their business.
Two Children, One Adult Shot Near Park In Del Paso HeightsPolice say a child's birthday party turned violent in Del Paso Heights at Margarette Marks Park just before 4 p.m. Sunday.
Ford Recalls Thousands Of Vehicles For Fire Risk, Door Latch ProblemsFord is recalling more than 570,000 vehicles in North America and Europe to fix separate problems that can cause engine fires and doors to fly open unexpectedly.
California Air Resources Board Votes To Keep Tough Fuel Standards Through 2025The state Air Resources Board voted unanimously at a meeting in Riverside to continue with the standards for 2022 to 2025 after reaching a conclusion similar to one by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency under the Obama administration.