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  • John M. Crisp: Three family activities for the Fourth of July

    Happy Fourth of July! The Fourth is always a grand day to consider what a remarkable nation we live in. I'm not fond of the language of "American Exceptionalism," the idea that our nation is a "shining city on a hill," chosen by God for some profound...
  • Google, Detroit diverge on road map for self-driving cars

    SAN FRANCISCO/DETROIT (Reuters) - In 2012, a small team of Google Inc engineers and business staffers met with several of the world's largest car makers, to discuss partnerships to build self-driving cars. In one meeting, both sides were enthusiastic...
  • GM compensation fund will pay millions to switch-defect victims

    GM compensation fund will pay millions to switch-defect victims
    A special victims-compensation consultant hired by General Motors announced the details of a sweeping program to pay for the deaths and injuries caused by faulty ignition switches in millions of the automaker’s small cars. Attorney Kenneth...
  • Troubled Takata air bag inflators shipped also to Subaru, Mitsubishi

    Troubled Takata air bag inflators shipped also to Subaru, Mitsubishi
    Takata Corp , the Japanese auto parts maker, said potentially defective air bag inflators, that could explode with too much force, were also shipped to Japanese automakers Subaru and Mitsubishi Motors Corp . Last week, seven other automakers said they...
  • GM will pay $20K to over $5M per victim in ignition switch cases

    GM will pay $20K to over $5M per victim in ignition switch cases
    A special victims-compensation consultant hired by General Motors announced the details of a sweeping program to pay for the deaths and injuries caused by faulty ignition switches in millions of the automaker’s small cars. Attorney Kenneth...
  • Feds looking into Ford Explorer exhaust leak complaints

     
    Filed under: SUV, Safety, Ford There may be a burgeoning problem with exhaust leaks in the 2011-2014 model year Ford Explorer. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is examining multiple complaints of a gasoline smell in the cabin of these...
  • Talk about the 'sleeper' issue of our time!

    This month has brought ample evidence of the power of sleep to affect us in both positive and negative ways, and demonstrated why we need to start treating sleep as the vital health, safety and social issue that it is. I've been evangelizing about the...
  • Window Locks Save Lives

     
    If you've ever ridden in the backseat of a friend's car, you may have been annoyed to find you couldn't control the power window back there. Your friend wasn't trying tick you off; she was just protecting her children, in......
  • Police to conduct DUI checkpoint this weekend

    Police will conduct a DUI checkpoint at an undisclosed location this weekend in Glendale. The sobriety checkpoint will take place between 6 p.m. on Saturday and 6 a.m. on Sunday at a local intersection, said Glendale Police spokeswoman Tahnee Lightfoot....
  • Alcohol And Teens Don't Mix

    Alcohol And Teens Don't Mix
    Society today tends to view drinking alcohol as a rite of passage. Movies, music, and advertising portray drinking as a desirable, adult activity. Reaching age 21 and "being legal" are matters for special celebration. But especially at this time of...
  • Car owners criticize pace of GM recall repairs

    Car owners criticize pace of GM recall repairs
    Andrew Quinn owns a 2006 Saturn Ion. His older brothers also drive Saturn Ions and so does his dad. Their loyalty, though, to Saturn and to General Motors, which stopped producing the brand in 2009, is being tested by the safety recalls and the slow pace...