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Woman Escapes Doomed Prius on Train Tracks

A female driver made a harrowing escape from an oncoming train Tuesday night when she abandoned her Prius on railroad tracks, leaving her car to be totaled by a locomotive heading to Sacramento.

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No One Wants To Buy Electric Cars. Good.

No one wants to buy electric cars. Americans bought just 102,600 such vehicles in 2015, a 17 percent decline from the previous year, according to researcher Autodata. Nissan Motor Co. sold 43 percent fewer of its all-electric Leaf and General Motors

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Sean Penn: Climate Deniers Were Invented By Fox News

Top international global warming expert Sean Penn has given his verdict on the COP21 Paris climate conference: everything’s going to be OK because both his kids drive Priuses and because climate change “deniers” don’t actually exist. Penn, who met with France’s

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Woman in Jenner Crash Blasts ESPY Award

The Prius driver who survived the February fatal multivehicle crash in which Bruce Jenner was involved implicitly condemned the ESPY awards for honoring Jenner with the Arthur Ashe Award Wednesday night.