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Administration OKs new fuel-efficiency standards for trucks

Heavy-duty trucks are the second largest and fastest growing segment of the USA transportation system, measured by their emissions and energy use. The standard will be applied to vehicles ranging from pickup trucks to tractor-trailers, including 18-wheelers, sanitation trucks , buses and other commercial vehicles, manufactured in model years 2019 through 2027.


Roy abruptly resigns as Avalanche coach and executive

Roy abruptly resigns as Avalanche coach and executive

Hopefully, the turmoil caused by Roy's resignation will be a huge distraction for the franchise, a distraction that the Nashville Predators will still be able to capitalize on when the two teams meet for the first time next season in early November.


Emotional service held for slain imam, associate

Emotional service held for slain imam, associate

Police said they were reviewing the video . The vehicle appears to be the same as the one seen leaving the scene of where the two men were killed. Mayor Bill de Blasio, City Comptroller Scott Stringer and Public Advocate Letitia James were among the public officials and private citizens who gathered at the Municipal Parking Field in Brooklyn across the Queens border from Ozone Park, which is home to a vibrant neighborhood populated by Bangladeshi immigrants and the mosque where the two ...



Ex-aides: Attorney general leaked files, lied for revenge

Defense attorneys told jurors Josh Morrow, a political consultant, and Adrian King, Kane's former first deputy, lied to save themselves. Both King and Morrow testified to Kane's alleged leaking of grand jury evidence to discredit former state prosecutor Frank Fina.


Bank of England Lowers Interest Rates Following Brexit

Bank of England Lowers Interest Rates Following Brexit

A man walks past the electronic board showing the Nikkei stock index, top left, in Tokyo, Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016. "Based on our analysis, the payroll growth in July is likely to be pretty strong", Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank market strategist Ayako Sera said.


Bank of England Cuts Interest Rate to 0.25%

Bank of England Cuts Interest Rate to 0.25%

The central bank cut its key lending rate by a quarter of a percentage point to 0.25% and unfurled a mix of measures, including reviving its bond-buying program, to help stimulate the country's economy in the wake of the June 23 vote to exit the European Union.