Latest Autos News

Court: NJ Weapons Arrest Prompted By High Beams Was UnjustNew Jersey's Supreme Court has ruled a 2013 traffic stop and arrest for weapons violations prompted by the driver's use of high beams was improper.
Cause Of Tappan Zee Bridge Crane Collapse Under InvestigationSix of seven lanes on the bridge are open, but transportation officials are still advising drivers to plan for extra delays Wednesday.
Fire Breaks Out In East Flatbush, Brooklyn JunkyardA fire was raging late Wednesday afternoon in a junkyard in Brooklyn.
Construction Crane Collapses Onto Tappan Zee Bridge; One Lane Seriously DamagedGov. Andrew Cuomo said it was miraculous that a catastrophe was averted when a giant construction crane collapsed Tuesday onto the Tappan Zee Bridge.
Schneiderman Sues Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche Over Emissions CheatingThe lawsuits allege that Volkswagen and its affiliates defrauded buyers by selling more than 40,000 vehicles that were equipped with software that concealed the true level of emissions in order to pass government tests.
Police ID Mother Killed In Queens Hit-And-Run CrashPolice are searching for the hit-and-run driver who slammed into another car in Queens Sunday night, leaving a mother dead and a 9-year-old girl in critical condition.
Man Killed After Off-Duty Police Officer's SUV Strikes 4 PedestriansPolice say an off-duty New York City police officer has been arrested on charges including manslaughter, vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated after his SUV struck four pedestrians in Brooklyn, killing one of them.
Wildly Popular Pokemon GO Leading To Unintended ConsequencesSince its release last Wednesday, the wildly popular Pokemon GO game has sent throngs of players all across cities nationwide in search of characters like Pikachu.
Animal Advocates Sit In Hot Car To Illustrate DangerA bill gaining traction in Boston would allow first responders and civilians to break into cars when they see an animal in distress.
Schwartz: NASCAR Team Has New York ConnectionIn 2010, Andrew Murstein, the founder of New York City-based Medallion Financial Corp., became co-owner of Richard Petty Motorsports. Murstein and his group were looking to acquire a sports team and evaluated available clubs in all sports and raised more than $200 million for a sports fund.
Severe Storms Blast Through Tri-State Area, Take Down Trees, Power LinesA speedy, but powerful round of thunderstorms pounded the Tri-State Area late Thursday afternoon, forcing people to scramble for cover as they were caught in the pouring rain.
Driver Indicted On Manslaughter Charges After Allegedly Striking, Killing Woman In BrooklynDisturbing new information was revealed Thursday in the case of a pedestrian struck and killed by a sport-utility vehicle that jumped a curb in Brooklyn.

More From CBS New York

CAMPAIGN 2016
Get Our Morning Briefs

Listen Live