Department of Motor Vehicles

FILE - In this Sept. 25, 2012 file photo, Google co-founder Sergey Brin gestures after riding in a driverless car to a bill signing for driverless cars at Google headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. The California Department of Motor Vehicles on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, held a public hearing to solicit ideas on how to integrate driverless cars, sometimes called "autonomous vehicles," onto public roads. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

California mulls how to regulate driverless cars

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sooner or later, consumers will be able to buy cars that rely on computers — not the owner — to do the driving. With that in mind, the California Department of […]

03/11/2014

NY probes commercial driver’s license scam

NEW YORK (AP) — New York drivers apparently cheated on hundreds of tests to operate the most vulnerable vehicles on the road — from trucks hauling hazardous materials to school buses — and eight commercial […]

09/26/2013

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Bill would let Calif. test digital license plates

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – State officials could set up a pilot program to test digital license plates under a bill advancing through the Legislature. The Assembly approved SB806 by Democratic Sen. Ben Hueso of San […]

09/04/2013

Google co-founder Sergey Brin listens during a bill signing for driverless cars at Google headquarters, Mountain View, California (AP Photo).

DMV seeking input of rules for driverless cars

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) – With auto officials saying driverless cars could be available by the end of the decade, California officials want to hear from the public on how to regulate the vehicles.

04/21/2013

Sample California driver's license.

DMV says safer if illegal immigrants get driver’s licenses

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California study shows driver’s licenses for illegal immigrants would make streets safer.

01/16/2013

Governor OKs free toll lane access for clean cars

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – Gov. Jerry Brown announced Friday that he signed a bill that will allow the next generation of clean-energy vehicles to access California carpool lanes for free if they are converted to […]

09/28/2012

100-year-old driver crashes in S. LA

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Traffic investigators were trying today to determine the veracity of a 100-year-old driver’s claim that the brakes on his 1990 Cadillac failed when he plowed into a group of people near […]

08/30/2012

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