Texas Fire Departments Receive More Than $15 Million In GrantsTexas fire departments received more than $15 million in grants Wednesday, Oct. 5, through the Texas A&M Forest Service Rural Volunteer Fire Department Assistance Program.
Deputies: Man Steals BMW That He Tried To Buy With Food StampsAuthorities have arrested a man they say stole a BMW after trying to buy it with a food stamp debit card.
State To Merge Registration, Inspection StickersThe inspection sticker on the windshields of Texans' vehicles will be eliminated this March.
Government Wants To Make Cars Talk To Each Other The Obama administration said Monday it is taking a first step toward requiring that future cars and light trucks be equipped with technology that enables them to warn each other of potential danger in time to avoid collisions.
NHTSA To Require Rearview Cameras In New VehiclesThe U.S. Department of Transportation is issuing a final safety rule that requires rearview technology in many new vehicles. The move is an effort to reduce deaths and serious injuries caused by backup accidents.
GM Adds 588,000 Vehicles To RecallGeneral Motors is adding more than 588,000 vehicles to a recall to fix ignition switches that can shut off engines and cause crashes.
Local Collectors Help Keep Veterans' Memories AliveAs the years pass there are fewer and fewer World War II veterans left to tell their stories. But some dedicated collectors are using weapons of war as a window into the past, to keep the veterans' memories alive.
Fort Worth Edges Closer To Vehicle Idling RestrictionsHeavy vehicles left idling waiting to work, waiting to be weighed or just waiting for their drivers in the cab to wake up to get back on the road, emit tons of carbon dioxide and other pollutants each year.