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  1. Brabus Refines the Gla AmgRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | EMercedesBenz

    The Mercedes GLA-Class is not only the smallest SUV from the brand, but in the sports version and as the GLA 45 AMG sets some remarkably dynamic highlights. Expand on these talents, BRABUS has developed a tailor-made refinement program for the five-door car.

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  2. Daimler Dumps TeslaRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | EMercedesBenz

    Daimler has sold its share in Tesla in its entirety. In 2009, the German carmaker acquired 9.1 percent of Tesla, which was in a dire financial position at the time; it then divested 40 percent of that stake to Abu Dhabi later that year.

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  3. EPA orders BMW to lower fuel economy claims on four Mini modelsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The Environmental Protection Agency is continuing its crackdown on auto companies that issue inflated fuel economy claims for their vehicles, this time ordering BMW to lower the estimates for four of its 2014 Mini Cooper cars. During an EPA audit of the fuel economy ratings on the window stickers of new Mini Coopers, the agency derived values that differed from those submitted by the automaker for certification.

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  4. Soldier shot at war memorial in Ottawa, CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NewsCenter 25

    A gunman shot a Canadian soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial in Ottawa on Wednesday, then entered Parliament and shots rang out, police and witnesses said. People fled Parliament by scrambling down scaffolding erected for renovations, witnesses told the Canadian Press news agency.

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  5. 1 shot at war memorial near Canada's ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    There were "several shooting incidents in downtown Ottawa" on Wednesday morning, police said on Twitter. "Incidents occurred at National War Memorial, near the Rideau Centre and Parliament Hill."

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  6. This curable disease killed 1.5 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    Thousands have died in the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa, and much of the global conversation has centered on the lack of an approved medication to treat the deadly disease. On Wednesday, the World Health Organization released its 2014 Global Tuberculosis Report, which shows that 9 million people developed tuberculosis in 2013 and 1.5 million died, making it one of the world's deadliest communicable diseases.

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  7. McConaughey blitzed for views on RedskinsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    McConaughey lit a social media fire with comments about his favorite NFL team, the Washington Redskins. The capital's gridiron representatives -- and their owner, Dan Snyder -- have been criticized more heavily in recent years for keeping a name that is considered derogatory by many Native Americans.

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  8. 2015 Subaru OutbackRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Realistically, many enthusiasts give horrible, horrible car buying advice. They will recommend something bizarre, inappropriately high performance, compromised or utterly impractical for a given consumer's needs, and they'll almost never recommend something that makes sense.

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  9. Road Rave: Like the catchy pop-song hook, synthetic engine noises are playing on repeatRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    When I try to explain to 'non-car people' how important an engine note is to 'car people,' I always get the same, puzzled look. Like most consumers, utilitarian drivers value things like efficiency, reliability, and practicality over excitement, heritage, and charisma.

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  10. Django Actress Daniele Watts Cuffed After 'Makin Bacon' In Her Benz - ...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | AutoSpies

    Django Actress Daniele Watts Cuffed After "Makin Bacon" In Her Benz - What Is The Dumbest Thing You Have Ever Done In A Car? Django Unchained actress Daniele Watts and her boyfriend were both charged with one count each for lewd act for reportedly having an intimate relationship in a car. If found guilty, the two face a maximum of six months in jail and a fine of $1,000.

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  11. Feds confused, investors panicked over Takata airbagsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    U.S. regulators overnight raise to at least 8.47 million the number of U.S. vehicles in danger because of faulty Takata air bags. GM expands recall of Takata-equipped Pontiac Vibes; tells owners not to use front passenger seat.

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  12. Mercedes-Benz Parent Daimler Divests Itself of Tesla HoldingsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Car and Driver

    Daimler has sold its share in Tesla in its entirety. In 2009, the German carmaker acquired 9.1 percent of Tesla , which was in a dire financial position at the time; it then divested 40 percent of that stake to Abu Dhabi later that year.

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  13. Takata Recall Update: Defective Airbags Being Disabled, "Do Not Sit ...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Car and Driver

    This is a disaster. The giant Takata airbag recall affecting more than 7 million U.S. passenger vehicles from a variety of auto manufacturers is proving difficult to combat.

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  14. Are They On Track? Chrysler Thinks The Key To Drawing In Millennials Will Be Giving The Car a SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AutoSpies

    The future of the car may be more about giving it a soul than making it drive itself, Ralph Gilles, "My cars are like my children and my family. I hate to think of a car as a commodity. The cool thing is the car keeps reinventing itself and it keeps up with the times. What we do at

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  15. NASCAR's Richard Childress Racing crew member Ray Wright walks the walk for childhood hungerRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    Richard Childress Racing tire changer Ray Wright is changing the lives of others through a charity he started in North Carolina. Ray Wright knows how to create positive energy, and he sees the fruits of that positive energy every day in his role as Richard Childress Racing's strength and conditioning coach and the rear-tire carrier for Paul Menard's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series team.

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  16. NASCAR to implement changes for lower series in 2015Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    On Wednesday, NASCAR announced three changes that will affect the Xfinity Series and the Camping World Truck Series in 2015. Next season in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, cars starting in positions 1-33 will be determined by their fastest single lap during qualifying in descending order with the fastest qualifier starting first.

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  17. Sporting director to leave McLaren Formula One teamRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    Sporting director Sam Michael will leave the McLaren Formula One team at the end of the season and return to his native Australia. The team, which next season reunites with Honda as its engine supplier, said Michael is departing "on extremely good terms" after handing in his notice in March.

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  18. Track only McLaren P1 GTR gets an extreme race ready interiorRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    A lot of high-end automakers claim their performance-oriented offerings feature a "track-focused" interior. Often, that means red upholstery stitching and lots of carbon-fiber trim .

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  19. The Man Who Turned Speedboats Full Of Weed Into Indy 500 GloryRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    In 1986, everyone knew Randy Lanier was fast. He'd just won a sportscar championship and shattered an Andretti record to become the Indy 500 rookie of the year.

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  20. Emergency airbag recall increased to 7.8 million vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued emergency recall notices on 7.8 million vehicles, including many Honda Accords, like this 2005 Honda Accord Hybrid. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued emergency recall notices on 7.8 million vehicles, including many Honda Accords, like this 2005 Honda Accord Hybrid.

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