Truck deals help boost US auto sales in September

...Jeff Schuster, senior vice president of auto sales forecasting for LMC Automotive, an industry consulting firm. "The main driver is the deal."Also fueling the higher sales are crossover SUVs such as the Cherokee, Honda CR-V and Toyota RAV4, Schuster...

Female uninjured in one-car crash on I-20

...eastbound left lane of Interstate 20 to be blocked near Exit 194.According to Gold Cross officials, a female driver lost control of her white Nissan Altima, causing the vehicle to strike the guardrail and overturn.The driver was not injured.

Olympic champ Phelps arrested for second DUI

...statement. The officer stopped Phelps just beyond the tunnel's toll plaza."Mr. Phelps was identified as the driver by his driver's license and appeared to be under the influence," the statement said. "He was unable to perform satisfactorily...

SC cop shooting shrouded in mystery

...deputies who joined in the chase reported that Craven ran up to Satterwhite's parked car and fired several shots into the driver's side door, telling the other officers that Satterwhite tried to grab his gun. The other officers couldn't get Satterwhite's...

Jeff Gordon wins at Dover in Chase elimination race

...spot in the 12-driver field that advanced...Logano as the three drivers who were guaranteed...contention. Four more drivers will be eliminated...Kahne was the last driver to make the Chase...Hamlin was the lone driver of the bottom four...Hendrick Motorsports drivers into the next round...

Susan Poole

...native of Richmond County, but has lived in Columbia Co. all her life. She was retired from Columbia Co. as a school bus driver, and a member of Grove Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, Ricky Poole, Grovetown; one daughter, Becky Mast...

Boston, Cambridge become unlikely battlegrounds in fight over tech business regulations

...they are safe. I want to make sure the drivers have background checks. I want to make...background checks, vehicle inspections, driver tests and random drug screens of their...highly-regulated industry. Boston-area cab drivers staged a noisy, rolling protest around...

National Highway Traffic Safety Admini­stration studying Toyota acceleration problem

...investigations and recalls.Back then, Toyota blamed the problems on drivers hitting the gas instead of the brake, floor mats that could...moment of impact, which her husband says is consistent with a driver slowly entering a parking space and being caught off-guard...

Tony Stewart says he never considered retiring after Kevin Ward Jr.'s death

...in Ward's death. The 20-year-old driver was struck and killed by Stewart's car...Harvick and Kurt Busch both made the 16-driver field. Busch was eliminated Sunday at...race tracks he owns. He has watched his drivers compete online, but has not been a part...

Grand jury won't charge Stewart in driver's death

...reconstruction experts and drivers, and looked at photographs...20-year-old sprint car driver Kevin Ward Jr. during...brash and popular NASCAR driver known as "Smoke" skipped...meant to harm the other driver.Authorities said the...a rule that prohibits drivers from climbing out of...