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New York

Luxury international carjacking ring dismantled in New York, New Jersey; 29 … – Fox News

Luxury international carjacking ring dismantled in New York, New Jersey; 29 …Fox NewsAn international stolen car ring that boosted luxury Porches, Land Rovers and Aston Martins that operated in New York and New Jersey and shipped the vehicles to West Africa has been dismantled, authorities say. Approximately 160 cars valued at more … and more […]

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CES

Bob Struble: CES 2014 Confirms Radio’s Competitive Challenge – Radio magazine (press release)

Bob Struble: CES 2014 Confirms Radio’s Competitive ChallengeRadio magazine (press release)Columbia, MD – Feb 27, 2014 – Bob Struble, president and CEO of iBiquity Digital, recaps his findings from the 2014 CES convention in his latest online column. Some of the salient points follow. □ Consumer electronics in cars: The infotainment system … …read more […]

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honolulu

GM adds 842000 vehicles to ignition switch recall – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

GM adds 842000 vehicles to ignition switch recallHonolulu Star-AdvertiserDETROIT >> General Motors on Tuesday doubled to 1.6 million the number of small cars it is recalling to fix faulty ignition switches linked to multiple fatal crashes. Just two weeks ago, GM announced the recall of more than 780,000 Chevrolet Cobalts … and more …read more […]

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New York

In New York’s Strictest No-Parking Zones, Not Even the FBI Is Exempt – New York Times

In New York’s Strictest No-Parking Zones, Not Even the FBI Is ExemptNew York TimesFor decades, the F.B.I.’s vehicles were off limits to New York City tow trucks, given the bureau’s authority. But over the last few years, the Police Department has towed hundreds of cars belonging to this and other governmental agencies. Not even … […]

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Sports

Hamlin, Kenseth win Budweiser Duels at Daytona – Boston Globe

Boston GlobeDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Joe Gibbs Racing continued to flex its muscle cars by sweeping Thursday’s Budweiser Duels. Matt Kenseth survived a three-wide photo finish with runner-up Kevin Harvick and Kasey Kahne to win the first 150-mile qualifying heat, …Hamlin, Kenseth give Gibbs a sweep in the Budweiser DuelsKansas City StarMartin Truex Jr. rolls […]

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News

Protests Against Venezuela’s Government Escalate — Update 2 – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalCARACAS, Venezuela–Protests against President Nicolás Maduro’s government escalated Thursday, with thousands of demonstrators burning tires and cars and security forces fighting back to gain control of the streets in the capital and in other cities.Will Venezuela’s protests fizzle out? (+video)Christian Science MonitorProtests Swell in Venezuela as Places to Rally DisappearNew York TimesProtesters and […]

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tech

Apple working on heart attack prediction device: report – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldThis post was originally published on Mashable. We now know that Apple held closed-door talks with Tesla, a meeting of two innovative companies that hints at a number of possibilities. But buried in that same report from the San Francisco Chronicle is the …Apple exploring cars, medical devices to reignite growthSan Francisco ChronicleApple […]

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tech

Apple exploring cars, medical devices to reignite growth – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleAdrian Perica is a very busy man. Over the past 18 months, the mergers and acquisitions chief at Apple has been scouring the globe looking for deals, snatching up everything from search engines and data analytics to mapping software and motion tracking …Apple considered acquiring electric car maker Tesla (rumor)VentureBeatApple Prepping Sensors That […]

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Sports

Tony Stewart, Danica Patrick, teammates crash in Sprint Unlimited – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Tony Stewart’s return to racing ended in a wreck. A brutal nine-car crash forced a red flag and an 11-minute delay in the Sprint Unlimited, NASCAR’s first on-track competition of the season, Saturday night at Daytona International …Danica Patrick excited to be in Sprint Unlimited with boyfriendSportingNews.comBlown engines in practice, […]

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New York

De Blasio defends schools staying open; pals disagree – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsTen inches of snow. School buses colliding with cars. Half empty schools. “It’s absolutely a beautiful day out there,” beamed New York Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña. The clueless chancellor added insult to inclement weather with that head-scratching …Parents enraged as schools stay open during dangerous stormNew York PostHere’s Why New York City […]

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Las Vegas

Son-in-law arrested in package-explosion deaths – Las Vegas Sun

Son-in-law arrested in package-explosion deathsLas Vegas SunLaw Enforcement cars fill the front yard of a rural home in Lebanon, Tenn., where a package sent there exploded Monday, killing 74-year-old lawyer Jon Setzer and injuring 72-year-old Marion Setzer, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Marion Setzer later died. and more …read more Source: Las Vegas News By Google

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tech

Next step may be cars built to avoid crashes – Boston Globe

Boston GlobeWASHINGTON — Your car might see a deadly crash coming even if you don’t, the government says, indicating it will require automakers to equip new vehicles with technology that lets cars warn each other if they’re plunging toward peril. The action, still some …Auto safety regulators move toward vehicle-to-vehicle communicationLos Angeles TimesCars! Talk Amongst […]

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tech

Popular Indian cars fail crash tests – BBC News

BBC NewsFive of India’s most popular small cars have failed crash tests conducted by a UK-based car safety watchdog. The tests by Global NCAP showed that if involved in a crash, fatalities or serious injuries could result. Among the cars tested was India’s talismanic …India-made small cars lag rivals in global safety testsFinancial TimesTata Nano, […]

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Atlanta

Atlanta weather | Abandoned cars can be retrieved Thursday – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta weather | Abandoned cars can be retrieved ThursdayAtlanta Journal ConstitutionIf you left your vehicle on an Atlanta interstate, you’ll need to head to one of two spots Thursday at 10 a.m. so various state agencies can get people back to their vehicles, a Georgia Department of Transportation spokeswoman said late Wednesday. and more …read […]