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DW
+++ Munich attack: Germany reacts +++ |attacks. 12.34 German Chancellor Angela Merkel has begun a news conference in
+++ Munich attack: Germany reacts +++ |
DW / Posted 5 hours ago
attacks. 12.34 German Chancellor Angela Merkel has begun a news conference in Berlin, after convening a meeting of the Federal Security Cabinet earlier Saturday. She told the Munich attack victims' families: "We share you pain ... our thoughts... Read more
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Daily Mail
Loner son of a taxi driver and a department store workerand police officers who raided his parents' apartment also found the killer had
Loner son of a taxi driver and a department store worker
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
and police officers who raided his parents' apartment also found the killer had several first-person shooter games on his computer. Police also confirmed today that the teenager - whose mother works in German department store Karstadt - hacked a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department expands its options to huntersand Wildlife Department's public hunting program. Those participating in TPWD'
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department expands its options to hunters
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 hours ago
and Wildlife Department's public hunting program. Those participating in TPWD's public hunting program, which this past week kicked its 2016-17 season into gear with the opening of its online operation, will have more options to target and... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Brush fire briefly threatens homes in RamonaTrump did not have a leadership role in the running of now-defunct Trump Univer
Brush fire briefly threatens homes in Ramona
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 16 hours ago
Trump did not have a leadership role in the running of now-defunct Trump University and therefore should not be part of a federal class-action lawsuit alleging fraud and deceptive marketing practices, an attorney for the defendants told a judge... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Judge not inclined to toss Trump University suitTrump did not have a leadership role in the running of now-defunct Trump Univer
Judge not inclined to toss Trump University suit
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 16 hours ago
Trump did not have a leadership role in the running of now-defunct Trump University and therefore should not be part of a federal class-action lawsuit alleging fraud and deceptive marketing practices, an attorney for the defendants told a judge... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
World's top women surfers in San Diego to competeTrump did not have a leadership role in the running of now-defunct Trump Univer
World's top women surfers in San Diego to compete
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 16 hours ago
Trump did not have a leadership role in the running of now-defunct Trump University and therefore should not be part of a federal class-action lawsuit alleging fraud and deceptive marketing practices, an attorney for the defendants told a judge... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Southwest Airlines: Passengers still on the ground three days lateron power gridHeat wave putting a strain on power grid An intense summer heat w
Southwest Airlines: Passengers still on the ground three days later
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 17 hours ago
on power gridHeat wave putting a strain on power grid An intense summer heat wave that settled over the Southland this week kept the San Diego area oppressively toasty once again Friday. An intense summer heat wave that settled over the... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Poway man facing multiple arson chargeson power gridHeat wave putting a strain on power grid An intense summer heat w
Poway man facing multiple arson charges
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 17 hours ago
on power gridHeat wave putting a strain on power grid An intense summer heat wave that settled over the Southland this week kept the San Diego area oppressively toasty once again Friday. An intense summer heat wave that settled over the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Southwest Airlines Mechanics Picket, Ending Bad WeekIt’s been a bumpy week for Dallas based southwest Airlines. This week, a comput
Southwest Airlines Mechanics Picket, Ending Bad Week
KERA North Texas / Posted 20 hours ago
It’s been a bumpy week for Dallas based southwest Airlines. This week, a computer outage took down its website, forcing 1,300 flight cancellations, and stranding passengers and crews. Then, despite a record second quarter profit, its stock price... Read more
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The Mercury News
952,000 gallons of partially treated sewage flows into San Francisco BayAn employee who turned the wrong valve at San Jose's wastewater treatment plant
952,000 gallons of partially treated sewage flows into San Francisco Bay
The Mercury News / Posted 20 hours ago
An employee who turned the wrong valve at San Jose's wastewater treatment plant this week sent 952,000 gallons of partially treated sewage -- enough to fill roughly 50 backyard swimming pools -- into San Francisco Bay. But the accident apparently... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Civil Rights Office Issues Ransomware GuidanceRansomware infections are on the rise, and healthcare organizations are ripe ta
Civil Rights Office Issues Ransomware Guidance
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Ransomware infections are on the rise, and healthcare organizations are ripe targets, which may be why the federal government addressed the subject last week. Ransomware attacks have risen from about 1,000 a day last year to 4,000 a day this year,... Read more
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Island Packet
GOP wants you to retaliate against hackers, but should you?desire for vengeance be written into law? The Republican Party suggests so. The
GOP wants you to retaliate against hackers, but should you?
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
desire for vengeance be written into law? The Republican Party suggests so. The party’s quadrennial platform approved this week includes language that seeks to enshrine the country’s and its citizens’ rights to digital self-defense. The GOP... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Luis Osuna: Wants To Help the Latino Communityschool, go to college, go to graduate school, and become professionals in whate
Luis Osuna: Wants To Help the Latino Community
La Prensa San Diego / Posted yesterday
school, go to college, go to graduate school, and become professionals in whatever field, whether it’s medicine, law, or computer science,” said Osuna. “I think giving an example is crucial for the next generation.” Osuna first got involved with... Read more
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The News & Observer
GOP wants you to retaliate against hackers, but should you?Computer hackers enter Republican party platform | News & Observer July 22, 20
GOP wants you to retaliate against hackers, but should you?
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
Computer hackers enter Republican party platform | News & Observer July 22, 2016 1:39 PM Republican platform calls for ‘self-defense right’ for businesses whose computers are... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Great Escape: How a murderer almost got awayto Smith. Nearly four decades later, this identity mix-up would prove to be the
Great Escape: How a murderer almost got away
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
to Smith. Nearly four decades later, this identity mix-up would prove to be the key to his escape. John Traynor told the Weekend Herald he was a "hands-off dad" during his son's formative years, but was kept in the loop by social welfare and... Read more
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Miami New Times
MAST@FIU Hung Signs Around ADHD Students' Necks to Shame Them, Lawsuit Saysif you need to miss class for an actual disability, staff members might hang a
MAST@FIU Hung Signs Around ADHD Students' Necks to Shame Them, Lawsuit Says
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
if you need to miss class for an actual disability, staff members might hang a sign around your neck to shame you. In a federal lawsuit filed this week, the triplets — who are anonymous in the court records — claim the school routinely refused... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Make America solventRepublican convention in Cleveland, and crime will probably get some considerat
Make America solvent
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Republican convention in Cleveland, and crime will probably get some consideration with the Democrats in Philadelphia next week as well. Law and order is imperative in civilized society and crime is generally local, but where it's bad, it's very... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Mobile Ransomware Has Mushroomed: Reportvictims across the globe has increased fourfold compared to a year ago, suggest
Mobile Ransomware Has Mushroomed: Report
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted yesterday
victims across the globe has increased fourfold compared to a year ago, suggests a Kaspersky Lab report released last week. Kaspersky software protected 136,532 users targeted by ransomware from April 2015 to March 2016 -- up from 35,413 in... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Baker backs hotel tax expansion, cites “level playing field”when the Legislature raised the gas tax 3 cents per gallon, the cigarette tax $
Baker backs hotel tax expansion, cites “level playing field”
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
when the Legislature raised the gas tax 3 cents per gallon, the cigarette tax $1 per pack, and tried to subject certain computer services to the sales tax – before swiftly repealing the so-called tech tax. Senators last week on a 10-29 roll... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
US stocks break from winning runcompanies, including Union Pacific. Markets at 8:00am (AEST): Intel shares lo
US stocks break from winning run
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
companies, including Union Pacific. Markets at 8:00am (AEST): Intel shares lost 4 per cent after the world's biggest computer chipmaker said revenue growth at its data centre business had slowed down. Internet radio service Pandora said... Read more
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MLive.com
Assault charges dismissed against jail deputy for second timethe case. Genesee County Sheriff Robert Pickell has said his office began inve
Assault charges dismissed against jail deputy for second time
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
the case. Genesee County Sheriff Robert Pickell has said his office began investigating Parks in October 2014 after a computer disk containing security video of the alleged 2012 assault was discovered by another deputy. Pickell declined to... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Greenwich selectmen approve settlement in police sexual harassment caseThe deal to end a federal lawsuit against the town will pay Gustovich a little
Greenwich selectmen approve settlement in police sexual harassment case
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
The deal to end a federal lawsuit against the town will pay Gustovich a little over a year’s salary, $143,000, to defray legal costs she incurred in the case. Since she will retire sometime later this summer, several years before she was planning to,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Greenwich selectmen approve settlement in police sexual harassment caseThe deal to end a federal lawsuit against the town will pay Gustovich a little
Greenwich selectmen approve settlement in police sexual harassment case
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
The deal to end a federal lawsuit against the town will pay Gustovich a little over a year’s salary, $143,000, to defray legal costs she incurred in the case. Since she will retire sometime later this summer, several years before she was planning to,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Franklin detectives assist NY police investigation of teen's disappearanceon how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures
Franklin detectives assist NY police investigation of teen's disappearance
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures possibly reaching 100 degrees this week. The Nashville Electric Service has provided information on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
State sends unclaimed funds notices to residentson how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures
State sends unclaimed funds notices to residents
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures possibly reaching 100 degrees this week. The Nashville Electric Service has provided information on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
NPT hosting Pokemon Go gatheringon how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures
NPT hosting Pokemon Go gathering
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures possibly reaching 100 degrees this week. The Nashville Electric Service has provided information on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Clarksville PD on the lookout for assault suspecton how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures
Clarksville PD on the lookout for assault suspect
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures possibly reaching 100 degrees this week. The Nashville Electric Service has provided information on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Obama welcomes Kansas City Royals to White Houseon how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures
Obama welcomes Kansas City Royals to White House
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures possibly reaching 100 degrees this week. The Nashville Electric Service has provided information on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
LAPD chief, rapper The Game team up for anti-violence PSAon how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures
LAPD chief, rapper The Game team up for anti-violence PSA
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures possibly reaching 100 degrees this week. The Nashville Electric Service has provided information on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Author of 'The Cartel' is switching publisherson how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures
Author of 'The Cartel' is switching publishers
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures possibly reaching 100 degrees this week. The Nashville Electric Service has provided information on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Clarksville PD on the lookout for suspecton how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures
Clarksville PD on the lookout for suspect
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures possibly reaching 100 degrees this week. The Nashville Electric Service has provided information on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
NES provides tips to save energy during heat waveon how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures
NES provides tips to save energy during heat wave
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures possibly reaching 100 degrees this week. The Nashville Electric Service has provided information on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
17-old girl killed in west Nashville motorcycle crashon how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures
17-old girl killed in west Nashville motorcycle crash
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures possibly reaching 100 degrees this week. The Nashville Electric Service has provided information on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Hundreds stranded at BNA following Southwest computer glitchon how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures
Hundreds stranded at BNA following Southwest computer glitch
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures possibly reaching 100 degrees this week. The Nashville Electric Service has provided information on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Unclaimed funds notice from the stateon how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures
Unclaimed funds notice from the state
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe with temperatures possibly reaching 100 degrees this week. The Nashville Electric Service has provided information on how to help customers manage energy use while staying safe... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Web-only letters to the editor, July 21, 2016(at the minimum) of: A. All election days made jurisdictional holidays, and/or
Web-only letters to the editor, July 21, 2016
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
(at the minimum) of: A. All election days made jurisdictional holidays, and/or hold elections on two consecutive weekend days. B. Fine and/or imprison employers who don’t allow all of their employees a reasonable chance to vote. C.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
As PARCC test is ended for high schools, North Shore grade schools target iteliminated high school PARCC testing for some 140,000 students for the upcoming
As PARCC test is ended for high schools, North Shore grade schools target it
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
eliminated high school PARCC testing for some 140,000 students for the upcoming school year, a decision announced last week after the federal government pressured the state to fix the way it tests high school kids. And a group of grade school... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side Neighborhood Watchmanager of a Medina Road restaurant reported July 14 an employee who was workin
West Side Neighborhood Watch
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 2 days ago
manager of a Medina Road restaurant reported July 14 an employee who was working the drive-through window struck a computer screen when it malfunctioned, causing damage. A corporate manager had been contacted regarding the action to be... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Political Digestand students and providing students with clear information about their rights u
Political Digest
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
and students and providing students with clear information about their rights under the law. Baldwin says a review of federal campus safety data from more than 11,600 colleges and universities shows that 91 percent of schools reported no... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Heartbleed CRA hacker heading to U.S. competition after judge lifts travel banWednesday to lift a travel ban imposed on the Heartbleed Hacker, part of his co
Heartbleed CRA hacker heading to U.S. competition after judge lifts travel ban
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Wednesday to lift a travel ban imposed on the Heartbleed Hacker, part of his conditional sentence for breaking into the federal tax collector’s website in 2014, but not without telling the computer whiz the move is “exceedingly exceptional.” It... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Cognitive Failureof dogs and street-scrubbing punishment for guilty owners.) • British student
Cognitive Failure
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
of dogs and street-scrubbing punishment for guilty owners.) • British student Joshua Browder, 19, created an easy-to-use computer app to help drivers fight parking tickets they believe unjust—and now reports that users have won 160,000 cases (out... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Angela Carella: In Stamford, AFB problems deeper than FBI probefor so long, that the path to extricating his company is overrun with thorns.
Angela Carella: In Stamford, AFB problems deeper than FBI probe
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
for so long, that the path to extricating his company is overrun with thorns. That’s moreso now, in the middle of a federal investigation, when city attorneys have restricted school officials from speaking about AFB. An expectation to... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot waterseems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could bec
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot water
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
seems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could become its biggest problem in recent years -— a federal fraud investigation revealed this week into how the automaker reports sales figures. It's hard to tell how long the... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot waterseems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could bec
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot water
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
seems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could become its biggest problem in recent years -— a federal fraud investigation revealed this week into how the automaker reports sales figures. It's hard to tell how long the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot waterseems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could bec
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot water
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
seems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could become its biggest problem in recent years -— a federal fraud investigation revealed this week into how the automaker reports sales figures. It's hard to tell how long the... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot waterseems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could bec
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot water
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
seems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could become its biggest problem in recent years -— a federal fraud investigation revealed this week into how the automaker reports sales figures. It's hard to tell how long the... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot waterseems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could bec
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot water
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
seems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could become its biggest problem in recent years -— a federal fraud investigation revealed this week into how the automaker reports sales figures. It's hard to tell how long the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot waterseems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could bec
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot water
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
seems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could become its biggest problem in recent years -— a federal fraud investigation revealed this week into how the automaker reports sales figures. It's hard to tell how long the... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot waterseems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could bec
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot water
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 3 days ago
seems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could become its biggest problem in recent years -— a federal fraud investigation revealed this week into how the automaker reports sales figures. It's hard to tell how long the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot waterseems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could bec
Fiat Chrysler can't seem to stay out of hot water
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
seems another problem pops up. Fiat Chrysler is now entwined in what could become its biggest problem in recent years -— a federal fraud investigation revealed this week into how the automaker reports sales figures. It's hard to tell how long the... Read more
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