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Chicago Tribune
Sleep apnea a tough problem for government, transportation industryCarla Williams is an Indiana long-haul trucker with a tricky little problem — a
Sleep apnea a tough problem for government, transportation industry
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
Carla Williams is an Indiana long-haul trucker with a tricky little problem — about the size of a tissue box. At issue is her CPAP machine, which treats sleep apnea, a medical condition that causes drowsiness. A doctor told her she needed to use it... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Roundabouts: Confusion for some, progress for otherscomplaints about poorly marked lanes to confusing signs to too narrow lanes, th
Roundabouts: Confusion for some, progress for others
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
complaints about poorly marked lanes to confusing signs to too narrow lanes, the roundabouts have attracted plenty of criticism since they first opened last year. State transportation officials urge patience. The roundabouts, once done,... Read more
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Wheels.ca
Hyundai Santa Fe gets top safety ratingThe 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe, when equipped with optional front crash prevention,
Hyundai Santa Fe gets top safety rating
Wheels.ca / Posted 23 hours ago
The 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe, when equipped with optional front crash prevention, has earned the U.S. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s (IIHS) Top Safety Pick+ award. The Santa Fe received good ratings in the institute’s moderate overlap front,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Texas road to have nation's fastest speed limitFeared by some, fancied by others, a stretch of Texas toll road will open soon
New Texas road to have nation's fastest speed limit
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Feared by some, fancied by others, a stretch of Texas toll road will open soon with the highest speed limit in the country - 85 mph. The Texas Transportation Commission recently set the new speed limit for a 41-mile stretch of Texas 130 between the... Read more
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CNET
What did one car say to the other car? If you make that turn I'll hit you!intersection, it could prevent about half a million crashes and save around 1,1
What did one car say to the other car? If you make that turn I'll hit you!
CNET / Posted yesterday
intersection, it could prevent about half a million crashes and save around 1,100 lives a year, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. But automakers, universities and government organizations are exploring V2V for more... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
8 automakers recall 12 million vehicles over air bagsThis graphic from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety shows an airbag ex
8 automakers recall 12 million vehicles over air bags
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted yesterday
This graphic from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety shows an airbag expanding, shooting shrapnel toward the driver. This graphic from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety shows an airbag expanding, shooting shrapnel toward the... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Corrections & ClarificationsTech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistant
Corrections & Clarifications
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
Tech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for which Regina Bernhaupt is head of research. The company’s name is Ruwido. The story also incorrectly named... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Corrections & ClarificationsTech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistant
Corrections & Clarifications
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
Tech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for which Regina Bernhaupt is head of research. The company’s name is Ruwido. The story also incorrectly named... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Corrections & ClarificationsTech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistant
Corrections & Clarifications
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
Tech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for which Regina Bernhaupt is head of research. The company’s name is Ruwido. The story also incorrectly named... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Corrections & ClarificationsTech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistant
Corrections & Clarifications
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
Tech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for which Regina Bernhaupt is head of research. The company’s name is Ruwido. The story also incorrectly named... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Tennessee lawmaker burns traffic citation, urges others to ignore themRep. Andy Holt burns a traffic citation, a photo displayed on the cover of his
Tennessee lawmaker burns traffic citation, urges others to ignore them
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
Rep. Andy Holt burns a traffic citation, a photo displayed on the cover of his Facebook page. By Tom Humphrey, USA TODAY NETWORK, Knoxville (Tenn.) News Sentinel NASHVILLE — State Rep. Andy Holt is urging Tennesseans to ignore traffic camera... Read more
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USA Today
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themlighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
lighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said in an email Thursday that Holt is not offering sound advice. "No one likes to be caught violating traffic offenses, regardless of how they are caught, but they... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themlighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
lighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said in an email Thursday that Holt is not offering sound advice. "No one likes to be caught violating traffic offenses, regardless of how they are caught, but they... Read more
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Daily Journal
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themlighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
lighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said in an email Thursday that Holt is not offering sound advice. "No one likes to be caught violating traffic offenses, regardless of how they are caught, but they... Read more
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Daily Record
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themlighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
lighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said in an email Thursday that Holt is not offering sound advice. "No one likes to be caught violating traffic offenses, regardless of how they are caught, but they... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themlighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
lighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said in an email Thursday that Holt is not offering sound advice. "No one likes to be caught violating traffic offenses, regardless of how they are caught, but they... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themlighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
lighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said in an email Thursday that Holt is not offering sound advice. "No one likes to be caught violating traffic offenses, regardless of how they are caught, but they... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themlighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
lighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said in an email Thursday that Holt is not offering sound advice. "No one likes to be caught violating traffic offenses, regardless of how they are caught, but they... Read more
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York Daily Record
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore themlighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said
Lawmaker burns traffic camera ticket, urges Tennesseans to ignore them
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
lighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said in an email Thursday that Holt is not offering sound advice. "No one likes to be caught violating traffic offenses, regardless of how they are caught, but they... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Redesigned BMW X1 Earns Top Award [video]crash prevention system earns an advanced rating from IIHS. Arlington, VA - in
Redesigned BMW X1 Earns Top Award [video]
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 2 days ago
crash prevention system earns an advanced rating from IIHS. Arlington, VA - infoZine - The 2016 BMW X1 qualifies for the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's highest award after a redesign boosted its performance in the small overlap front... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Subaru Of America Announces Pricing On 2017 Subaru Legacy And Outback Modelsmanual mode and paddle shifters. Outback Touring models are priced from $35,995
Subaru Of America Announces Pricing On 2017 Subaru Legacy And Outback Models
The Auto Channel / Posted 2 days ago
manual mode and paddle shifters. Outback Touring models are priced from $35,995. Subaru Legacy and Outback both earned the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety's (IIHS) Top Safety Pick+ rating with the available Subaru-developed EyeSight system.... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Tennessee lawmaker burns traffic citation, urges others to ignore themRep. Andy Holt burns a traffic citation, a photo displayed on the cover of his
Tennessee lawmaker burns traffic citation, urges others to ignore them
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Rep. Andy Holt burns a traffic citation, a photo displayed on the cover of his Facebook page. By Tom Humphrey, Knoxville News Sentinel NASHVILLE — State Rep. Andy Holt is urging Tennesseans to ignore traffic camera tickets, emphasizing his point by... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Legislator: Burn your red-light camera ticketslighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said
Legislator: Burn your red-light camera tickets
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
lighter to set the ticket aflame. But Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch said in an email Thursday that Holt is not offering sound advice. "No one likes to be caught violating traffic offenses, regardless of how they are caught, but they... Read more
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The News & Observer
Combat veteran with PTSD finds strength and relief in Valor Gamesthat games present to be therapeutic and de-stressing. Jill Knightjhknight@newo
Combat veteran with PTSD finds strength and relief in Valor Games
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
that games present to be therapeutic and de-stressing. Jill Knightjhknight@newobserver.com Emma Goodwin, 18, valedictorian of the Wake Young Women's Leadership Academy in Raleigh, talks about the Wake County school system potentially dropping... Read more
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KXII Sherman
KXII News 12 | Texoma | TX & OK Newspageant. Now, she is hoping to inspire others. With the hot and humid weather,
KXII News 12 | Texoma | TX & OK News
KXII Sherman / Posted 3 days ago
pageant. Now, she is hoping to inspire others. With the hot and humid weather, many people turn to their favorite diet soft drink Knee replacements are expected to skyrocket from 500,000 year to 3.5 million by 2030. The reason? WASHINGTON (AP)... Read more
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examiner.com
Mustang, Camaro best Challenger in IIHS crash testingThere was no clear “winner” among the three, though, the Ford Mustang came clos
Mustang, Camaro best Challenger in IIHS crash testing
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
There was no clear “winner” among the three, though, the Ford Mustang came closest to the coveted IIHS safety award, followed by the Chevrolet Camaro. The Dodge Challenger was in third place. While the automotive world does acknowledge that the... Read more
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CBS News
How safe is that car with a "5-star" crash-test rating?rating should mean that new car you're eyeing is plenty safe, right? Not so fas
How safe is that car with a "5-star" crash-test rating?
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
rating should mean that new car you're eyeing is plenty safe, right? Not so fast, says advocacy group the Center for Auto Safety. In connection with the release of the "2016 Car Book" by Jack Gillis, the center argues that the government rating... Read more
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The Auto Channel
2016 Nissan Altima Review By Larry NutsonNissan Altima Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel Altima is Nissan’s biggest sel
2016 Nissan Altima Review By Larry Nutson
The Auto Channel / Posted 4 days ago
Nissan Altima Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel Altima is Nissan’s biggest selling car model with increased sales in each of the last five years. My last Altima test drive was in a 2013 model. Now for 2016 Nissan gave the Altima a fairly... Read more
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CBS News
New crash tests used to rank "muscle cars"WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Cars that travel at high speeds can also crash at high spee
New crash tests used to rank "muscle cars"
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Cars that travel at high speeds can also crash at high speeds. "I love the sound of the roar you get when you're driving it, when you're riding inside or when it's riding past you, it's something you're always going to notice -... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Muscle cars go through crash testMuscle cars are known for their speed, not their safety. The insurance institut
Muscle cars go through crash test
News 10 WILX / Posted 5 days ago
Muscle cars are known for their speed, not their safety. The insurance institute for highway safety typically doesn't crash-test sports cars since they make up a small share of the consumer market. But as Americans purchase more of these vehicles,... Read more
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Everett Herald
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash testsso strong in crash tests Published: Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 1:33 p.m. DETROIT
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash tests
Everett Herald / Posted 5 days ago
so strong in crash tests Published: Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 1:33 p.m. DETROIT � Muscle cars may look cool, but they don�t offer the best protection in a crash.The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn�t get the highest ratings... Read more
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Auto Spies
American Pony Cars Fail To Stack Up In Latest IIHS Crash TestsThe Ford Mustang outperformed its domestic muscle car rivals in the latest seri
American Pony Cars Fail To Stack Up In Latest IIHS Crash Tests
Auto Spies / Posted 5 days ago
The Ford Mustang outperformed its domestic muscle car rivals in the latest series of crash tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, but none of the three managed to earn top ratings in the closely watched tests. This marks the first time... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Surprising crash test results for new Detroit muscle carsMuscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash.
Surprising crash test results for new Detroit muscle cars
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 5 days ago
Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro, and Dodge Challenger didn't get the highest ratings in new tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The institute, which... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Camaro, Challenger and Mustang, Muscle Car IIHS Ratings [video] Think "muscle car" performance, and images of speed and power are more likely
Camaro, Challenger and Mustang, Muscle Car IIHS Ratings [video]
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 5 days ago
Think "muscle car" performance, and images of speed and power are more likely to come to mind than crash tests and safety ratings. Because no one buys a sports car to drive in the slow... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Detroit muscle cars aren’t so strong in crash testsMuscle cars may look cool, but they don’t offer the best protection in a crash.
Detroit muscle cars aren’t so strong in crash tests
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Muscle cars may look cool, but they don’t offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn’t get the highest ratings in new tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The institute, which... Read more
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NBC News
Detroit Muscle Cars Aren't So Strong in Crash TestsMuscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash.
Detroit Muscle Cars Aren't So Strong in Crash Tests
NBC News / Posted 5 days ago
Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn't get the highest ratings in new tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The institute, which... Read more
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USA Today
Crash tests gauge safety of muscle carsIt's a question safety experts get asked often: How do muscle cars perform in c
Crash tests gauge safety of muscle cars
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
It's a question safety experts get asked often: How do muscle cars perform in crash tests? The answer, it turns out, is good, but not great. In a departure from its typical emphasis on mainstream vehicles, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Muscle Cars Aren't So Strong In Crash TestsDETROIT (AP) – Muscle cars may look cool, but they don’t offer the best protect
Muscle Cars Aren't So Strong In Crash Tests
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT (AP) – Muscle cars may look cool, but they don’t offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn’t get the highest ratings in new tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Tuesday Morning Business Brief - May 24General Counsel Colin Stretch outlined the change in a 12-page letter sent Mond
Tuesday Morning Business Brief - May 24
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 5 days ago
General Counsel Colin Stretch outlined the change in a 12-page letter sent Monday to Republican Sen. John Thune, chairman of the commerce committee, which oversees the Internet and consumer protections. DETROIT (AP) - Muscle cars apparently... Read more
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Daily Mail
Detroit muscle cars fail to reach the grade in tough crash testscars that are short on strength: How iconic sports models such as the Camaro an
Detroit muscle cars fail to reach the grade in tough crash tests
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
cars that are short on strength: How iconic sports models such as the Camaro and Mustang fall short in crash tests Three of Detroit's top muscle cars failed to get a TOP SAFETY PICK award The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety crash tested... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash testsDETROIT (AP) - Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protect
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash tests
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn't get the highest ratings in new tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The... Read more
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CBS News
Are muscle cars worthy of the name in crash tests?DETROIT -- Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection
Are muscle cars worthy of the name in crash tests?
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT -- Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn't get the highest ratings in new tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Muscle cars show crash test weaknessMuscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash.
Muscle cars show crash test weakness
News 10 WILX / Posted 5 days ago
Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn't get the highest ratings in new tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The institute, which... Read more
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iol.co.za
Muscle cars miss top safety markDetroit - Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't quite offer top-notch prote
Muscle cars miss top safety mark
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Detroit - Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't quite offer top-notch protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger all fell short of achieving the highest ratings in new tests by the Insurance Institute for... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash testsDETROIT (AP) � Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protect
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash tests
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT (AP) � Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn't get the highest ratings in new tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash testsDETROIT (AP) — Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protect
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash tests
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn't get the highest ratings in new tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The... Read more
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The Alpena News
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash testsDETROIT (AP) — Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protect
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash tests
The Alpena News / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn't get the highest ratings in new tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash testsDETROIT (AP) — Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protect
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash tests
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn't get the highest ratings in new tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Detroit muscle cars not the strongest in crash testsDETROIT (AP) — Muscle cars may look cool, but they don’t offer the best protect
Detroit muscle cars not the strongest in crash tests
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — Muscle cars may look cool, but they don’t offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn’t get the highest ratings in new tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash testsDETROIT (AP) - Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protect
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash tests
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn't get the highest ratings in new tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The... Read more
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