Obama Administration Unveils New Auto Efficiency Proposal

The Obama Administration has unveiled its proposal to increase fuel efficiency standards for cars and trucks. Beginning in 2017, the administration is proposing that all new cars and light trucks will have fuel economies of more that 54 miles per gallon. That’s nearly double what the average efficiency is now. In a press conference held […]

Traffic Fatalities Fall in 2008

Motor vehicle traffic fatalities are down across the nation and the state. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer has more. The U.S. Department of Transportation is reporting that fatalities from January through October are down by 10 percent. Traffic fatalities also declined in Kentucky, but by about 6 percent. Kentucky State Police Sergeant David Jude says the factors […]