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Toronto seeing 'concerning increase' in carjackings this year, police say

Toronto seeing 'concerning increase' in carjackings this year, police say

TORONTO — There's been a "concerning increase" in carjackings in Toronto, city police said Tuesday as they detailed recent arrests and the search for more suspects in a number of investigations. Insp.
Authorities ID 6 killed in southeastern Nebraska crash

Authorities ID 6 killed in southeastern Nebraska crash

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police in Nebraska have identified the six young people killed in a car crash that was first reported when a passenger's cellphone automatically alerted dispatchers.
Man stands trial for rape in Australian Parliament House

Man stands trial for rape in Australian Parliament House

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A government staffer described herself “as drunk as she’d ever been in her life” on the night she alleges she was raped inside the Australian Parliament House, a prosecutor told a jury on Tuesday.
US auto sales fell slightly in 3Q, even with September gains

US auto sales fell slightly in 3Q, even with September gains

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. new vehicle sales fell slightly in the third quarter, even though some automakers reported improvement in September. But there are warning signs consumers' appetite for expensive new cars, trucks and SUVs may be waning. Edmunds.
Auto sales down 4.5 per cent in September compared with a year earlier

Auto sales down 4.5 per cent in September compared with a year earlier

TORONTO — DesRosiers Automotive Consultants (DAC) says vehicle sales were down 4.5 per cent in September compared with last year as supply shortages persist.
Wall Street opens higher; pound rallies after UK tax retreat

Wall Street opens higher; pound rallies after UK tax retreat

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street as Treasury yields ease off their multiyear highs. The S&P 500 rose 0.9% in early Monday trading. The British pound strengthened and borrowing costs for the U.K.
Phone alerts responders after car hits tree, killing all 6

Phone alerts responders after car hits tree, killing all 6

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A passenger's cellphone automatically alerted responders after a car hit a tree early Sunday in a Nebraska crash that killed all six of its young occupants, authorities said.
Florida deaths rise to 47 amid struggle to recover from Ian

Florida deaths rise to 47 amid struggle to recover from Ian

FORT MYERS, Fla.
Biden pledge to make federal fleet electric faces slow start

Biden pledge to make federal fleet electric faces slow start

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden, a self-described “car guy,'' often promises to lead by example on climate change by moving swiftly to convert the sprawling U.S. government fleet to zero-emission electric vehicles.
Ian leaves dozens dead as focus turns to rescue, recovery

Ian leaves dozens dead as focus turns to rescue, recovery

FORT MYERS, Fla.
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