Sonari Glinton

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Smith & Wesson To Change Name To Reflect Diverse Holdings

Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. is asking its shareholders to approve a change in the company's name to American Outdoor Brands Corp. Its guns will keep their famous name.

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Administration Gives Electric Car Charging Grid A Boost

Thursday, November 03, 2016

The White House announced it is establishing 48 corridors on America's highways for charging electric vehicles.

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As Scandal Cools, What Next For Volkswagen?

Tuesday, November 01, 2016

VW introduces a new SUV, the Atlas, as the company tries to turn the page from the diesel emissions scandal. The company agreed to pay $14.7 billion to settle claims by customers and regulators.

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U.S. Car Sales Slide In October

Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Overall, sedan sales in the U.S. are expected to show a drop between 6 and 8 percent. Consumers are going for SUVs and trucks instead.

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Airliner Catches Fire At Chicago's O'Hare Airport; No Serious Injuries Reported

Friday, October 28, 2016

An American Airlines 767 aborted its takeoff because of what airline says was "an engine-related issue." The plane caught fire and passengers were evacuated.

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Qualcomm Spends Big Money To Get In The Car (Chip) Business

Thursday, October 27, 2016

The smartphone chipmaker has agreed to buy NXP Semiconductors for $38 billion. The deal allows Qualcomm to rely less on the smartphone industry. NXP makes semiconductors for cars.

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Tesla Surprise: It's A Profit

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

The company posted a profit of nearly $22 million for the third quarter, the first quarterly profit since 2013. Tesla attributes the good results in part to new stores.

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Volkswagen Agrees To $14.7 Billion Settlement In Emissions Cheating Scandal

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Nearly 500,000 dirty diesel vehicles could be taken off the roads under a settlement approved by a judge in the Volkswagen emissions cheating scandal. VW has agreed to pay up to $14.7 billion to resolve claims from consumers and the U.S. government. Customers will be compensated under a VW buyback program, and the company will also pay to offset the pollution caused by the rigged diesel vehicles.

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Buick Up, Honda And Subaru Down, Says Consumer Reports

Monday, October 24, 2016

Consumer Reports has released its Annual Reliability Survey. Lexus and Toyota are the top two, followed by Buick. The company ranks car brands based on a survey of more than a half-million car owners.

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Breakthrough In Strike By Pennsylvania Professors

Friday, October 21, 2016

The Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties and Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education reached a tentative agreement on the third day of a walkout.

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One Tiny Belgian Region Blocks International Trade Deal

Friday, October 21, 2016

Wallonia, a French-speaking Belgian region with fewer than four million residents, is holding up Europe's free trade agreement with Canada.

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Tesla Has Begun Making All Its New Cars Self-Driving

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Elon Musk, Tesla's CEO, says once the technology is fully enabled, the cars will be able to drive with no human input. Musk says previously built Teslas can't be retrofitted with the latest features.

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Jury Finds NBA Star Derrick Rose Not Liable In Civil Rape Trial

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

A federal jury in Los Angeles found New York Knicks guard Derrick Rose not liable in a civil suit that accused him and two friends of rape.

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Pennsylvania Professors Go On Strike

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Faculty members began a walkout Wednesday after contract talks with the state broke down. The striking union represents educators at 14 of Pennsylvania's public universities.

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Survey Says Americans Are Getting Stressed By The Elections

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Fifty-two percent of American adults tell pollsters the 2016 election is a very or somewhat significant source of stress. That's according to a survey by American Psychological Association.

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Political Disagreement Shakes Nigeria's First Family

Friday, October 14, 2016

Aisha Buhari, Nigeria's first lady says she may not back her husband Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari in the country's next election. She doesn't approve of how he runs the government.

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Treasury Tries Again To Keep American Firms' Taxes In U.S.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

The department has revised rules first issued in April, aimed at so-called tax inversions and earnings stripping. They involve companies moving their legal addresses and tax bills abroad.

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Bombing Suspect Pleads Not Guilty To Attempted Murder And Weapons Charges

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Ahmad Khan Rahimi, accused of bombings in New York and New Jersey, entered his pleas in a New Jersey state court. He has not made any court appearances in connection with separate federal charges.

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Report Says Brakes From Hoboken Train Crash Show No Defects

Thursday, October 13, 2016

The brakes were removed from the wreckage of the New Jersey Transit train by the National Transportation Safety Board and were tested. The agency says they worked as designed.

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Carmakers Question The Future Of The Automobile, The Driver And The Industry

Thursday, October 13, 2016

BMW and Mercedes-Benz have offered clues on how they expect to deal with a future that includes self-driving cars.

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