Success came in 2013, when the assembly approved a $6 billion transportation funding package — sponsored by then-House Speaker Bill Howell, R-Stafford, and supported by then-Gov. Bob McDonnell — much larger in scope than they originally sought. The final package included long-sought regional funding for transportation priorities in Northern Virginia […]

Having spent years—and tens of billions of dollars—preparing for a shift in production toward electric vehicles, German car makers are expressing a new angst: that digitally “connected cars” could prove even more disruptive to their traditional strengths. This second leg of their race against Tesla could become a fresh excuse […]

FLINT, MI — A 45-year-old woman has died after she was shot Saturday evening in a Flint neighborhood. © Jake May | MLive.com/The Flint Journal, MLive.com/mlive.com/TNS Police investigate a single-vehicle crash on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at West Court Street and Downey Avenue in Flint. Officers with the Flint Police […]

SEATTLE (AP) – Denny Triangle’s iconic pink elephant soon will have a new home. The Elephant Car Wash on Battery Street near Denny Way will close permanently, the company announced in a news release Thursday, after rumors swirled surrounding a demolition permit for the site filed Wednesday. The pink elephant […]

© Provided by Twin Cities Pioneer Press Minneapolis police stock Three people in a stolen vehicle died after the driver sped away from police, officers pursued and the vehicle crashed in Minneapolis early Monday, according to police. They were 13- to 16-years-old, relatives told local television stations. Officers saw a […]

Last month, Gov. Gavin Newsom ordered California’s Air Resources Board to issue regulations requiring all new cars to be emission-free by 2035. The order creates powerful opportunities to accelerate the transition beyond polluting gasoline. It communicates to automakers, the oil industry, and drivers that the gas-car era has an end […]