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›  George Washington gold coin sells for $1.7 million
An 18th century gold coin featuring the likeness of first U.S. President George Washington sold for $1.7 million at auction on Thursday, with the net proceeds going to charity, the auction house said.
›  Despite summer heat, Brussels' flower carpet emblazons city center
Belgian flower growers bested the summer's blistering heat to lay out 500,000 blossoms on the central square of Brussels, in this year's edition of the world famous flower carpet.
›  Swiss brothers get ready to refloat the bubble car
With its quirky egg shape and minimalist interior, the bubble car was a symbol of cheap and cheerful mobility on European roads in the 1950s and 60s.
›  Five 'Crazy Rich Asian' ways to splash your cash in Singapore
Singapore is the setting for new Hollywood movie 'Crazy Rich Asians' - an adaptation of a best-selling novel that explores the insatiable consumerism of new money and old-world opulence in a...
›  Scorching weather helps uncover archeological sites around Britain
Britain's hottest summer in decades has revealed cropmarks across the country showing the sites of Iron Age settlements, Roman farms and even Neolithic monuments dating back thousands of years,...
›  Paris residents peeved at very public eco-friendly urinals
A new set of eco-friendly but completely exposed urinals deployed on the streets of Paris are provoking uproar from locals.
›  Vienna tops Melbourne as world's most liveable city: Economist survey
Vienna has dislodged Melbourne for the first time at the top of the Economist Intelligence Unit's Global Liveability Index, strengthening the Austrian capital's claim to being the world's most...
›  Like 'The Wife,' Glenn Close says she's a late bloomer
Glenn Close may be known for playing strong, often ruthless women, but like her long subdued character in "The Wife" she says she's only just starting to feel comfortable in her own skin.
›  Sacre bleu! Blue wine makes a splash in southern France
(Wine marketer corrects number of bottles under order in paragraphs 3, 10 of Aug. 10 story)
›  Thousands gather in Israeli desert for meteor shower
Thousands of star-gazers gathered overnight at one of the darkest spots in Israel hoping to be dazzled by the annual Perseid meteor shower, only to be left somewhat disappointed by the show.
›  Greek town loves movie score maestro Morricone - and it shows
Once upon a time in central Greece ... a small town fell in love with famed film composer Ennio Morricone and painted a huge mural in his honor.
›  Life on the edge: Scottish rapper probes UK wealth gap at Fringe
Scottish writer Darren McGarvey's one-man show at the Edinburgh Fringe, informed by his own violent and addictive past, is a powerful insight into Britain's wealth gap via rap and acid comedy.
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Colorado man held on suspicion of killing wife, two children
A Colorado man, who earlier this week pleaded for the safe return of his pregnant wife and...
 
›  Body found at New Mexico compound identified as missing boy
›  George Washington gold coin sells for $1.7 million
›  Do not call us Mormons or LDS Church, leaders of faith ask
›  U.S. attorney general issues order to speed up immigrant deportations
›  U.S. judge blocks programs letting 'Grand Theft Auto' players 'cheat'
›  Vatican voices 'shame and sorrow' over damning sex abuse report
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Xiamen Air passenger jet overshoots runway in Manila, no casualties
An Xiamen Air aircraft veered off a rain-soaked runway on landing at the Philippine capita...
 
›  Peru to tighten entry requirements for Venezuelans as migration surges: sources
›  Ecuador, Peru tighten entry requirements for Venezuelans as influx swells
›  Japan says U.N. experts' call to protect nuclear clean-up workers is 'regrettable'
›  In India's citizenship test, a spelling error can ruin a family
›  Nine planes grounded by bomb threats in South America: Chilean authorities
›  U.S. welcomes Saudi Arabia's pledge of $100 million for Syria
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Report: Packers, Rodgers 'creeping' toward extension
The Green Bay Packers and quarterback Aaron Rodgers are "creeping along towards a deal," E...
 
›  NFL notebook: Elway says Kaepernick 'had his chance' to join Broncos
›  MLB notebook: Urena suspended for Acuna HBP
›  Dominant Del Potro into third round at rainy Cincinnati
›  Snedeker vows to keep attacking after 59 in Greensboro
›  Halep waits out the rain to reach third round in Cincinnati
›  Fowler confirms injury, will skip first playoff event
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Asian shares gain on U.S.-China trade talks, lira recovers
Asian shares won a modest reprieve on Friday after China and the United States agreed to h...
 
›  Oil prices slip amid fears over global economic growth
›  Google employees demand more oversight of China search engine plan
›  Whistleblower accuses Tesla of spying on employees at Gigafactory: attorney
›  As Nvidia expands in artificial intelligence, Intel defends turf
›  Wall St. rallies on solid earnings, U.S.-China trade talks
›  Exclusive: OxyContin maker Purdue taps financial restructuring adviser - sources
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Emma Thompson, 59, wants more film roles for older women
Oscar-winning British actress Emma Thompson, now starring at age 59 as a fa...
 
›  'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin, 76, dies at home in Detroit
›  Fans gather in New York, Los Angeles to bid Aretha goodbye
›  MTV to honor Aretha Franklin at Monday's Video Music Awards
›  Netflix signs 'Black-ish' creator Kenya Barris for content push
›  Factbox: Twitter becomes a Freeway of Love for singer Aretha Franklin
›  With pictures and songs, fans pay tribute as Madonna turns 60
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Apple reassures customers after Australian media reports hack by teen
Apple Inc said on Friday no customer data was compromised after Australian media reported...
 
›  Uber's new Brazil center aims to improve safety of cash transactions
›  Google employees demand more oversight of China search engine plan
›  Whistleblower accuses Tesla of spying on employees at Gigafactory: attorney
›  As Nvidia expands in artificial intelligence, Intel defends turf
›  U.S. judge blocks programs letting 'Grand Theft Auto' players 'cheat'
›  Chinese hackers targeted U.S. firms, government after trade mission: researchers
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George Washington gold coin sells for $1.7 million
 
›  Despite summer heat, Brussels' flower carpet emblazons city center
›  Swiss brothers get ready to refloat the bubble car
›  Five 'Crazy Rich Asian' ways to splash your cash in Singapore
›  Scorching weather helps uncover archeological sites around Britain
›  Paris residents peeved at very public eco-friendly urinals
›  Vienna tops Melbourne as world's most liveable city: Economist survey
       
 
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Thank you to Trisha W. of Lynchburg, VA for planning to donate a 2006 Chevy Malibu to WHALE AND DOLPHIN CONSERVATION.

Thank you to Karen M. of Cochrane, AB for planning to donate a 2008 Hyundai Entourage to Canadian Diabetes Association.

Thank you to Mark B. of Ajax, ON for planning to donate a 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix to Community Living Ajax Pickering Whitby.

Thank you to Julie G. of Mississauga, ON for planning to donate a 2001 Volvo S40 to Mississauga Food Bank.

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The Roads Can Be Like A Parking Lot Especially In The U.S.
  Traffic can add more time to your commute going to and from work, which causes you to allow more time for your commute. Despite advances in public transportation and ride sharing, expansion of ...


Mazda Blows Winter Driving Out Of The Way
Driving can be dangerous sometimes in the best conditions and winter can make it worse, unless your prepared. Take for example, Mazda?s MX-5 roadster, widely praised for its excellent, well balanced h...


Upgrading Safety Even In The Taillights
DETROIT ? Everyday car companies explore new ways to keep your family safe, and now they created upgrades to fix the lighting as well. Not only does today’s exterior lighting improve safety, des...


Do You Know Everything You Can About Your Car
Do you know what to do every time you step in the drivers seat, and what features are available to help make your driving experience better and easier? While automakers are spending billions of dollar...


Cyber Security, The First Thing To Be Fixed
Recently there have been multiple issues with connectivity when it comes to hackers and safety, so before it is available to the masses it must be protected as well. Connectedvehicleshold tremendous...




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Is The Start- Stop Technology Better for Us As It Is The Economy
With the concern of global warming looming over us everyday, car companies are pulling together ideas to help, but are they better? Dr. Keith Tao, a radiologist in Danville, Calif., owns three late-mo...


Studies Say Pedestrians Are Now At More Of A Risk
Just because you are walking to your destination does not mean you can be less aware of danger. The death toll of pedestrians killed in traffic crashes is projected to spike about 10% in 2015 compared...


Car Companies Take One More Step Forward On The Road Electric Vehicles
LAS VEGAS? With the decline in the availability of oil, electric and hybrid cars will become more important. Although sales of electric and hybrid vehicles have struggled, automakers are charging ahea...


Where?s The Fun When Your Car Drives For You?
Most people have some fun memories of a road trip, or a stretch of rad they enjoyed driving on, but what happens when you don?t have that opportunity anymore because the car drives for you, will it st...


What You Need To Know To Leave The Action With A Car At the End Of The Day
When you need to buy a car do you search online through search engines, visit car companies or talk to friends? Another possible way for you to purchase a car is through an auction. You wouldn?t know ...




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