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Cars at the Port of Philadelphia's new Southport Terminal.
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Mike DeNardo
October 29, 2019 - 3:20 pm
More new cars are arriving at the Port of Philadelphia now that a processing facility is officially open next to the Navy Yard, and it's the city's first new port terminal in 45 years.
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Cars running through a red light in Center City.
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Pat Loeb
October 06, 2019 - 12:07 pm
Traffic deaths in Philadelphia went up last year despite a plan designed to make streets safer. But city officials say they remain committed to the effort to eliminate traffic deaths by 2030.
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A deer on the side of the streets with a car approaching.
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Mike Dougherty
October 01, 2019 - 4:15 pm
It's deer season, and that means it's time to start looking out for the animals as they'll be darting across roads all over the place.
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In this May 1, 2015, file photo Ford Focus vehicles are seen on a storage lot in Ypsilanti, Mich. Ford is extending the warranties on about 560,000 small cars to cover a litany of problems with a troubled six-speed automatic transmission.
Carlos Osorio/AP Photo, File
August 14, 2019 - 11:26 am
By Tom Krishner, AP Auto Writer DETROIT (AP) — Ford is extending the warranties on about 560,000 small cars in the U.S. and Canada to cover a litany of problems with a troubled six-speed automatic transmission. The company has faced a string of lawsuits and complaints about the transmissions, which...
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In this March 28, 1990, file photo, Chrysler Corporation Chairman Lee Iacocca sits in a 1990 Dodge Viper sports car as the Chrysler in the 90's six city tour makes a visit to New York.
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July 03, 2019 - 6:41 am
By Tom Krisher and Dee-Ann Durbin, AP Business Writers DETROIT (AP) — Lee Iacocca, the auto executive and master pitchman who put the Mustang in Ford's lineup in the 1960s and became a corporate folk hero when he resurrected Chrysler 20 years later, has died in Bel Air, California. He was 94. Two...
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The growth of fuel-efficient and electric cars means Americans are paying fewer gas taxes. States, which use gas taxes to pay for road repairs and public transit, are raising taxes on about one in three drivers in America to make up for lost revenue.
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July 01, 2019 - 4:21 pm
By Chris Isidore, CNN Business (CNN) -- The growth of fuel-efficient and electric cars means Americans are paying fewer gas taxes. States, which use gas taxes to pay for road repairs and public transit, are raising taxes on about one in three drivers in America to make up for lost revenue. A total...
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Philadelphia Police Department
Paul Kurtz
June 13, 2019 - 3:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police have taken a man into custody in connection with a rash of tire slashings in South Philadelphia and Center City. At least six vehicles were damaged on South Street near 18th Street. Police responded to a call early Thursday morning of a person with...
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Rasa Kaye
June 03, 2019 - 2:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — All hail the bicyclists of the greater Philadelphia region. They’ve got legs of iron and nerves of steel as they compete for a slice of space on our car-choked streets, sailing through clouds of vehicle fumes and motorists’ irritation while leaving nary a speck of...
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In this May 10, 2019, file photo a container ship is unloaded at the Virginia International Gateway terminal in Norfolk, Va.
Steve Helber/AP Photo, File
May 31, 2019 - 8:46 am
By Michelle Chapman, AP Business Writer The surprise announcement by President Donald Trump of an escalating tariff regime against Mexico is sending ripples through almost every economic sector in the U.S., pulling at the shares of companies that make cars, operate railroads, or sell anything with...
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