Pickup truck

Sentence in Texas teen’s fatal DWI wreck stirs ire

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A North Texas teen from an affluent family was sentenced to probation this week after he killed four pedestrians when he lost control of his speeding pickup truck while driving […]

12/12/2013

The 2014 Chevrolet Silverado Z71 (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

GM boosts prices as pickup truck battle rages

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is adding a twist to the fight for supremacy in the red-hot U.S. pickup truck market: It’s raising prices. GM is adding almost $2,100 to the sticker price of the […]

10/16/2013

Pickup truck that went airborne spurs fatal wreck

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Police say an eight-vehicle crash that killed one person and injured several others in Southern California began when a speeding pickup truck swerved to avoid oncoming traffic and went airborne. Fullerton […]

10/11/2013

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Police: Girl rode with dog in cage on Pa. turnpike

MILLVALE, Pa. (AP) — Two parents face charges after authorities say motorists spied a 10-year-old girl riding in a dog cage in the back of a pickup truck in western Pennsylvania. The Pittsburgh Tribune Review […]

05/28/2013

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LA settles with women fired on in Dorner manhunt

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The city of Los Angeles has reached a $4.2 million settlement on injury claims by two women who were injured when police mistakenly opened fire on them during the manhunt for disgruntled ex-cop Christopher Dorner.

04/23/2013

1 killed, 6 hurt as truck drives onto LA sidewalk

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say a 52-year-old woman was killed and six people were injured when a pickup truck ran onto a crowded sidewalk and crashed into an Indian food restaurant in downtown Los Angeles.

03/10/2013

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AP source: Body found in rubble of burned cabin

BIG BEAR, Calif. (AP) — The extraordinary manhunt for the former Los Angeles police officer suspected of three murders converged Tuesday on a mountain cabin where authorities believe he barricaded himself inside.

02/12/2013

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Suspect didn’t leave burning cabin

BIG BEAR, Calif. (AP) — The man believed to be fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner never came out of a California mountain cabin, and a single shot was heard inside before the cabin was engulfed in flames.

02/12/2013

Christopher Dorner (Photo: Irvine Police Department/AP)

Massive manhunt on for ex-cop accused of killing 3

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A report of a burned pickup truck on a Southern California mountain road is being investigated amid a manhunt for a fired Los Angeles police officer suspected in three murders.

02/07/2013

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2013 auto sales will be strong, firm predicts

DETROIT (AP) — An auto industry research firm says an improving economy and a host of new models should push U.S. auto sales above 15 million this year. Polk predicts 15.3 million new vehicle registrations this year, up nearly 7 percent from 2012.

01/02/2013

2014 Chevrolet Silverado Z71

Good time for pickup buyers as GM sweetens deals

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is offering generous deals on Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra pickup trucks after they piled up on dealer lots.

GM is matching or beating discounts from rivals Ford and Chrysler this month. It miscalculated in November when it reduced incentives and truck buyers went looking elsewhere for sweeter deals.

12/17/2012

Nearly 1,000 gallons stolen from Calif gas station

  ROSEVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Police in the Northern California city of Roseville are investigating the theft of nearly 1,000 gallons of gas from a Shell station. The station’s manager, Tony Sandhu, said Saturday that […]

10/08/2012

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