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Hyundai, Kia reach $41.2m settlement with multiple states

Hyundai, Kia reach $41.2m settlement with multiple states

Attorney General Adam Laxalt said the state will receive almost $762,000 in the settlement reached with 33 states and District of Columbia. Hyundai and Kia in November 2012 adjusted and restated the fuel economy ratings for certain vehicle models produced in 2011, 2012 and 2013 after it was revealed initial estimated mileage ratings were overstated.



NJ state police: Man dies in intentional leap; sons injured

Police are still investigating why John Spincken jumped off the bridge with his two young children. The agency added that an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the father's "apparent suicide " remains "active and ongoing".



Rubio, Murphy hit hard during Florida Senate debate

We're too important a state to have a senator that doesn't know how to get things done. Murphy was arguably the more obsessed, criticizing Rubio's endorsement of the Republican presidential nominee so often that Rubio finally squealed, 36-minutes into the 60-minute debate at Broward College in Davie, "The answer to every question tonight by Congressman Murphy is Donald Trump".


Travis Ford has Saint Louis recruiting at an unprecedented level

Travis Ford has Saint Louis recruiting at an unprecedented level

Louis announced that he'll be attending SLU in 2017. Saint Louis hadn't had a ranked prospect since database started in 2007. Beating Bill Self - which Ford had to do to land Marcus Smart at Oklahoma State - is no small feat. Gordon averaged 10.6 points and 6.8 rebounds a game during the EYBL. The addition of Gordon is a huge coup for Saint Louis in the 2018 recruiting rankings.


US home prices rose in August, lifted by dwindling supply

US home prices rose in August, lifted by dwindling supply

Year-over-year, ten cities reported greater annual price gains for the 12 months ending in August 2016 versus July 2016, when nine cities reported annual increases. Using the 2012 date as the starting point, home prices are up 38 percent, compared to 59 percent for stocks. Building of new single-family houses rose 8.1 per cent in September, in data published earlier by the Commerce Department, although the annual rate of 783,000 starts remains well below the historical average of more than ...


Americans' respect for police increases

Americans' respect for police increases

In August 1967, the results showed 77% said they had a great deal of respect for police . Last year, the poll showed respect for law enforcement was down to a 22-year low. Among people aged 18 to 34, respect for law enforcement jumped by 19 percent in 2016, to a total of 69 percent. Gallup said it was one percentage point higher 49 years ago.