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  1. Daimler profit surges 41% on record Mercedes salesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Automotive News

    Daimler said first-quarter operating profit surged 41 percent on the effects of new model launches and record sales of Mercedes-Benz cars. Overall adjusted group earnings before interest and tax jumped to 2.93 billion euros , the company said in a statement today.

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  2. 2015 Mercedes-Benz GL450 4Matic First TestChecking in With a Former SUOTY ChampRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    In the 1960s Avis, the rental car company, ran a campaign advertising, "When you're only No. 2, you try harder."

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  3. 2015 Chevrolet Colorado Z71 Long-Term Update 1Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    Our long-term Chevrolet Colorado was due for a road trip, as it had proven itself well as a suburban tool. Commutes, weekend projects, and the occasional trip to Lowe's were all dutifully handled.

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  4. Watch This Team Swap A Subaru Engine In Less Than Three HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    The Subaru Rally Team USA crew may have just a bit more experience with this than your usual NASIOC bros, but when one of their cars experienced engine woes at the Oregon Trail Rally, they got to work. Old engine out, new engine in.

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  5. Senate bill would reward workers for reporting safety concerns to regulatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    The U.S. Senate is nearing approval of a bipartisan bill that would give financial incentives to employees at automakers and suppliers who report safety defect concerns to regulators. In a speech on the Senate floor Monday, Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., said that the Motor Vehicle Safety Whistleblower Act is "very close" to approval by the chamber.

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  6. AutoNation Ford store in Bellevue, Wash., burns downRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Automotive News

    No one was in the dealership at the time of the fire, and no injuries were reported. Photo credit: Jim Walen The fire at the Bellevue, Wash., store started at 3 a.m., and another blaze followed five hours later, Lt.

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  7. Ally to take over Mitsubishi's U.S. lending armRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Automotive News

    Mitsubishi, one of the smallest car companies with a captive finance arm in the United States, said today that it is selling its book of business to Ally Financial Inc., the former lending division of General Motors, which has become one of the nation's largest auto lenders since being spun off during GM's bankruptcy. "We are pleased to have a financial partner like Ally that can support us with the products and services that our dealers need," Don Swearingen, executive vice president of Mitsubishi's U.S. sales division, Ally and Mitsubishi did not disclose the terms of the deal.

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  8. Would you Rather: ATS-V, M3/M4 or C63.Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    I know we don't know a whole lot about the ATS-V, but where do you stand based on your preferences and what we do know? ATS-V. I've loved the ATS ever since it came out, and this is just icing on the cheesecake for me.

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  9. Sewol ferry captain gets life sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    The captain of the Sewol ferry, which sank in South Korea last April, has been found guilty of murder on appeal and sentenced to life imprisonment, according to a court in the southern city of Gwangju. On November 11 last year, Lee Joon-seok was acquitted of murder but found guilty of gross negligence and other charges and sentenced to 36 years in prison.

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  10. Poll: More faiths embracing gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    Until recently, if you sat in church on Sunday mornings, pollsters could predict where you stood on same-sex marriage. In 2003, when the Massachusetts Supreme Court became the country's first to legalize same-sex marriage, less than 30 percent of religiously affiliated Americans supported gays' and lesbians' right to wed. 56 comments

  11. Hundreds of corpses found in Nigerian townRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    Hundreds of decomposed corpses were discovered buried in shallow graves in the streets of the northeastern Nigerian town of Damasak this past weekend, according to local officials and a resident. A provincial government committee was visiting the area as part of an effort to assess the level of destruction in towns that had been in the deadly grip of Boko Haram.

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  12. What is Best Aftermarket Parts to BuyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    I'm thinking about getting a 2015 challenger scat pack and wanted to get some modifications to bump up the acceleration and horsepower. I was looking at superchargers although I don't know much about what aftermarket products are worth getting and which are not.

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  13. Best concept cars 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    The auto industry is perhaps unique among purveyors of consumer goods in that it lets the people that make its products and the public that buys them indulge their imaginations. Concept cars preview future production models, test out new ideas, or just attract attention like nothing else, and each new auto show season brings a garage full of them to cities around the world.

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  14. CVS got employees out of store just before looting, fireRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    As Baltimore protests over police conduct started to turn violent Monday, CVS closed a nearby store that was later looted and set on fire. Rioters also looted a check cashing store, set patrol cars on fire and threw rocks, bricks and other items at police.

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  15. Why Is There A Million-Dollar '91 Corolla On Autotrader?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    One of our readers, Stephen Abraham, was looking for Toyotas on Autotrader, when he spotted something fascinating . Which, as you know, is not easy to do when looking for used late-model Toyotas.

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  16. TOTD: 2016 Cadillac ATS-V or 2015 BMW M3, M4 -- Which Would You Pick?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    By launching the ATS-V, Cadillac has called out the BMW M3 and M4. Caddy president Johan de Nysschen even took to Facebook to boast about the ATS-V, which we recently got the chance to drive .

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  17. Happy Morse Code Day From FordRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    If you're driving a Ford Super Duty, chances are you've got a job to do. It could be construction or maintenance, or it could be something big you're hauling, but either way, you may need to warn others in the vicinity that you're on the job.

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  18. Defense begins effort to save Tsarnaev's lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    Sending Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to prison for the rest of his life would bring years of punishment and rob him of martyrdom, jurors were told Monday. "We have seen more pain and more horror and more grief in this courtroom than any of you would have thought possible," attorney David Bruck said as Tsarnaev's defense team began what could be a two-week campaign to avoid the death penalty.

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  19. With only 246 Volts sold in Australia, Holden not getting next-gen modelRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Autoblog

    The Chevrolet Volt has not been the resounding success General Motors hoped for here in the United States. But it's fortunes in Chevy's home country are nothing compared to how poorly it's done down under.

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  20. Ten cars to watch at the Andrews Collection auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    This 1962 Corvette is a pedigreed racing champ -- and it's just one of nearly 80 cars crossing the block at the Andrews Collection sale. The RM Sotheby's Andrews Collection auction is slated to take place Saturday, May 2, in Fort Worth, Texas, with a well-curated block of nearly 80 cars set to be sold to the highest bidders.

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