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2013 Ford Explorer (credit: Ford Motor Company)

Auto Industry Helps Lead New Hiring

The U.S. auto industry was at least partially behind the nation’s strong June jobs report.

07/11/2013

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Christmas in July? A Price War May Be Brewing

In this edition of AutoNSider with Daryl Killian, Daryl discusses the possibility of a brewing price war.

07/11/2013

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New Car Too Pricey? Used Car Prices Are Dropping

Used cars have gotten more affordable, especially if you’re looking for a small car or a hybrid.

07/11/2013

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Judge Sides With U.S. In Manning Document Dispute

A federal judge in Baltimore said Wednesday she’s satisfied for now with measures the military has taken to release documents related to Army Pfc. Bradley Manning’s court-martial in the Wikileaks case.

06/19/2013

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Afghan Refugee Can Stay In U.S. Despite Assault Case

An appeals court has ruled that an Afghan refugee granted asylum in 1999 can stay in the U.S. despite pleading guilty to second-degree assault on a Montgomery County police officer.

05/19/2013

2013 Nissan Maxima (credit: Nissan Motor Company)

Nissan Cuts Prices On 7 U.S. Models

Nissan is cutting its prices, hoping its cars and trucks will show up in more internet searches.

05/01/2013

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U.S. Seeks Voluntary Limits On Car Touch Screens

The government is asking automakers to put stronger limits on drivers’ interaction with in-car touch screens.

04/25/2013

“The timing was perfect for the peak blooming of the Yoshino Cherry Trees in Washington on Tuesday March 29, 2011.  According to the National Park Service and also my accounts from my trip show peak bloom was officially reached midday on March 29th, 2011.”--Photos by James Schuyler

New Plaza In D.C. To Honor Origin Of Cherry Blossoms

A 360-year-old Japanese stone lantern that is lit each year at the National Cherry Blossom Festival to commemorate the relationship between the United States and Japan will soon have a more prominent place on the National Mall.

04/04/2013

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Autism Rates Underestimated In U.S.

A new government report suggests the number of children with autism in the U.S. is underestimated.

03/27/2013

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Audi’s Smart LED Headlights Banned In The U.S.

Audi has improved the common headlight. But they are not allowed in the U.S.

03/26/2013

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Smithsonian Begins Creating U.S. Agriculture Archive

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History is collecting stories about agriculture innovations for a future exhibition on American business.

03/19/2013

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The 10 Worst U.S. Cities For Traffic Congestion

Los Angeles and San Francisco tied for second place. Guess who came in number one.

02/25/2013

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