Evening Update Wed March 2

Automatic braking systems in passenger cars can prevent millions of rear end crashes a year.

One in six calls from Veterans considering suicide are directed to backup centers and voice mails when the crisis line is overloaded.

Paramedics are 14 times more likely to be violently injured on the job than the firefighters they work alongside.

Prescribed fires for brush control have historically played an important role in achieving land management objectives.

A report by the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation says colleges and universities should create a “poverty preference” for high achieving low income applicants.

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