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Study: SUVs Are More Deadly To Pedestrians Than Cars

Honolulu, HI (KHON) - A new study suggests that SUVs are more likely to seriously injure pedestrians than cars. That's according to data from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Researchers analyzed 79 crashes from three parts of Michigan.…

Study: Self-Driving Cars Don't Prevent All Crashes

(CNN) - A new study found that self-driving cars likely can't prevent all wrecks. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety looked at five thousand police-reported crashes from the National Motor Vehicle Crash Causation survey. This includes accidents where at…

CDC Offers Advice For Public Transit, Cars

(CNN) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has updated its advice for people using public transportation and rideshares. Most of the recommendations shouldn't come as a surprise. Wash your hands. Limit contact with frequently touched surfaces, like…

NICB Announces 2018'S Most Stolen Cars

(CNN) - Honda Civic's aren't just some of the most popular vehicles on the roads, they are a favorite among car thieves. The National Insurance Crime Bureau released its list of the ten most stolen vehicles of 2018. The…

Study: Cruise Control Designs Could Solve Traffic Jams

(CNN) - Researchers believe they found a way to stop so-called phantom traffic jams. In a paper published this week; MIT researchers offer cruise control as a solution to help alleviate this stop-and-go driving. The report proposes redesigning the cruise…