Lyft wins permit to test self-driving cars in California

Ride-hailing firm Lyft has secured a permit to test autonomous vehicles in California, taking it one step further in the race with several other companies to bring self-driving cars to the masses.

UPDATED: 11/2/17 2:53 pm ET - adds market share details
GM: Cars a drag in 2.2% skid

Solid sales of crossovers and pickups couldn't offset a significant decline in car sales for General Motors in October.

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