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  1. Michigan legislature wants voters to weigh in on roads planRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | NewsCenter 25

    "This is the furthest we've gotten in 17 years," says John Daly, manager-director of the Genesee County Road Commission. "I think it's very difficult for legislators these days to raise taxes on anything but i think they have to make the case that it's for the public good," says Fagen.

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  2. Michigan man wins big appeal in gun ownership caseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NewsCenter 25

    A federal appeals court has ruled in favor of a Michigan man who can't buy a gun because he was briefly treated for mental health problems after a divorce in the 1980s. Clifford Tyler of Hillsdale says his constitutional right to bear arms is violated by a federal law that prohibits gun ownership if someone's been admitted to a mental hospital.

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  3. 'What do you got in there?' Ferrari 550 owner demolished by a Tesla P85DRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Digital Trends

    A video of the Tesla Model S P85D racing a Ferrari 550 has been posted by YouTube user Rego Apps . The battle of old vs. new is a great metaphor the automotive industry's developments over the last 20 years, as the 18-year old Ferrari never really stood a chance.

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  4. Pentagon has new name for ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    There is already some confusion in Washington about what to call ISIS. Barack Obama and other government leaders call the terror group operating in Iraq and Syria ISIL -- short for Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.

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  5. Teen buys learner car: 1971 FirebirdRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Houston Chronicle

    Dylan Hall learned to drive in a 1971 Pontiac Firebird. With help from family friend Kenny Moyer , along with the use of Moyer's 1971 Pontiac Firebird, the teenager soon mastered the floor-mounted gear selector lever of the automatic transmission and other driving skills.

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  6. Auto Ad of the Year Finalists Announced -- Which is Your Favorite?Read the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Motor Trend

    It's that time of the year again when the One Show Awards recognizes some of the best automotive ads we saw this year. While there were several to choose from, producers narrowed it down to 10 finalists for the 2015 One Show Automobile Advertising of the Year Award in the Broadcast TV category, and just four in the online video category.

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  7. Jaguar recalls 1,500 XJ sedans over brake issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Autoblog

    A problem with the hydraulic brakes on the flagship XJ sedan has prompted Jaguar to issue a recall. The issue, as publicized by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in the

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  8. The Most Googled Cars Of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jalopnik

    Google just published its year-end "Trends" reports; outlining what people searched for in 2014. Here's the breakdown of what people wanted to know about in the "cars" category, and where they were searching from.

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  9. Roads still slippery this eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NewsCenter 25

    To get weather alerts and breaking news updates as quickly as possible, be sure to get our mobile app by clicking here .

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  10. Texas plumber shocked his old Ford F-250 is now in terrorists' hands [w/video]Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Autoblog

    Do you ever wonder what the a owner is doing with your vehicle after you trade it in? Mark Oberholtzer of Mark-1 Plumbing in Texas City, TX, has no need to imagine, but it's probably his worst nightmare. That's because an image of his old Ford F-250 is now on Twitter as a gun platform in the Syrian Civil War.

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  11. McLaren Teases Sports Series in Camouflaged Drifting PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    McLaren has given us our first look at the upcoming Sports Series , the model that's been referred to internally as the P13 and will slot below the 650S in the lineup. The lone image shows a camouflaged prototype for the sports car drifting in the wet, and we can see a clear family resemblance to the 650S.

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  12. 2016 Audi Q7 Will Feature New 23-Speaker 3D Sound SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    The 2016 Audi Q7 will feature a new Bang & Olufsen 3D sound system that uses a total of 23 speakers to produce the best audio experience possible. According to Audi, the Bang & Olufsen system, "redefines the benchmark for in-car listening pleasure."

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  13. It's no joke, Chevy's Chaparral 2X Vision Gran Turismo is ...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    If you're going to design a car that you never have to legitimately produce, you might as well take some risks. Chevrolet's Chaparral 2X Vision GT , a virtual racecar for the Gran Turismo 6 video game, embodies that philosophy to a tee.

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  14. Mercedes 300SL found Abandoned in CubaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | EMercedesBenz

    A photographer in Cuba has found an abandoned, partially destroyed and wrecked Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing. If this news doesn't bring you to tears, you're dead to us.

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  15. Woman Who Caused Fatal Crash Stopping For Ducks Gets 10 Year Driving BanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Emma Czornobaj has been sentenced to 90 days in jail, 240 hours of community service, and is banned from driving for a decade. When she had stopped her car on the highway to round up some ducks four years ago, a motorcycle carrying two passengers rammed into it at highway speed.

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  16. Swedish car mag says Ford Mondeo is dangerously, illegally overweight [w/video]Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Sweden's Teknikens Vrld has a reputation for being very persnickety when it comes to auto safety testing, and its latest catch is the Mondeo Titanium Estate 2.0 TDCi 150 bhp S6 MPS . In addition to the model's mile-long name, it has another problem according to the Swedes, because its weight on the scales does not equal the official numbers for the vehicle.

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  17. Armored Bridgelayers: 'Hey That's Not A Tank, It's A Transformer!'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    The armored bridgelayer, also known as the armored vehicle-launched bridge, is a key component of any credible mechanized fighting force. These bizarre looking tanks forego the usual weaponry for massive unfoldable bridge modules that can get other tanks and vehicles across craters, blown bridges, anti-tank ditches, canals, rivers and other treacherous obstacles.

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  18. Video: Kuala Lumpur to host GT street race next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    Check out the video above, where chairman of the GT Global Race, A.M. Tunku Naquiyuddin ibni Tuanku Ja'afar, along with track designer Simon Gardini, talk about the inaugural race.

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  19. What Person In Their Right Mind Is Going To Buy A $60K Toyota Mirai As A Daily Driver?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AutoSpies

    But there are a couple things one can pick apart about the belief that the Mirai hydrogen fuel-cell car, on sale or lease in fourth-quarter 2015 in California, can replicate the success of the Prius gas-electric hybrid.

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  20. a Cadillac CT6 Will Have A Rearview Mirror With Streaming VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Cadillac is taking a page from the Le Mans playbook for the new CT6, with a streaming, high-resolution video screen embedded in the rearview mirror to provide an unobstructed view out back. But it's not ditching the reflective surface that has served us well for centuries.

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