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Ford F-150 gets highest rating in new insurance crash tests

DETROIT — The 2016 Ford F-150 is the only full-size pickup truck to score the top rating in new front crash tests performed by the insurance industry.

Rival pickups from Chevrolet, GMC, Ram and Toyota didn’t fare as well, according to results released Tuesday by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

Cost of 3 stealthy destroyers grows by $450 million

BATH, Maine — The price tag for the most expensive destroyer built for the U.S. Navy is still growing.

Updated figures from the Congressional Research Service indicate the cost of three ships in the Zumwalt class has grown 3.7 per cent, or $450 million, from the previous fiscal year. That lifts the total for the three ships to $12.74 billion.