Roadshow: More pedestrians strolling down Lincoln Avenue

Road diet, slower auto speeds may be attracting more walkers. 
American Airlines pilot dies; co-pilot safely lands plane with 147 passengers

Airline spokeswoman Andrea Huguely says Flight 550 was diverted shortly after 7 a.m. Monday and the first officer safely landed the plane with 147 passengers and five crew members onboard. 
VW tells lawmakers 8 million cars in Europe hit by emissions probe

Volkswagen says 8 million cars in the European Union are affected by an investigation into whether the automaker manipulated emissions tests, according to a letter received Monday by German lawmakers. 
Roadshow live chat, Sept. 30 at noon

Gary Richards will field questions about roads and driving, Wednesday from noon-1 p.m. 
(Patrick Tehan/Bay Area News Group)
California triumphs at the Great American Beer Festival

The grandest, largest GABF of all time takes over the Denver convention center, and when the dust clears, California breweries are holding 67 medals.