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Atlanta club owner fatally shot

...Roswell, tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that he and his son were trying to help the club's owner with a dead car battery. He said that as soon as they connected the battery cables, two gunmen turned a corner and started shooting. Police...
Ex-employee charged with taking batteries at Augusta dealership

A former car dealership employee has been arrested after being caught on video stealing car batteries from vehicles at Kia of Augusta.
Debate behavior deplorable

...Obama's guidance. His stimulus bill (supported by U.S. Rep. John Barrow) devoted $249 million to have electric car batteries made in Iceland. The company took the money and then filed for bankruptcy protection.Another debate insult to our intelligence...
Augusta's Tia Norfleet breaking barriers in auto racing

...was just 5, her father gave her a Barbie Corvette, replacing the toy Hot Wheels batteries in it with two regular car batteries."He kind of souped up the Barbie Corvette and I was like, 'OK, I like this,'" Norfleet said. "I would race...
Protecting your car battery can be an ugly job

...make identifying your battery easier if it is stolen.Of course, locking your car is the first step to keeping your car battery ? and the car ? safe.If all that fails, however, don't give up: There's always the chain.
Archaeologists search Fort Gordon for lost graves

...worked Friday, lies right on the edge of the proposed area.Hargrave and Baxter walk the radar, which resembles a car battery with a handle and cart wheel attached, over the bumpy forest floor in the hopes of getting a strong signal -- the...
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Electric car battery catches fire after crash test

...regulators taking a harder look at the safety of electric car batteries, federal officials said Friday.But based on testing...the cars catch fire, officials said. Nor were the cars' batteries damaged in those tests, officials said.The NHTSA...
1 dead, 4 injured in 5-vehicle wreck on I-26

...and two overturned. A spokesman for the state's health agency says one of the trucks that overturned was carrying car batteries, causing concern about the potential of sulfuric acid leaking. An environmental cleanup crew is headed to the scene...
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GM makes first electric car battery

BROWNSTOWN TOWNSHIP, Michigan - General Motors made its first mass-produced electric car battery Thursday as it gears up to sell the new Chevrolet Volt to the general public later this year. The lithium-ion battery was made...
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Downtown now cleaner and safer

...initials in a second story window. They have redirected numerous lost visitors to their destinations and jumped many a car battery to help get people going. On the financial side, the CADI Board of Directors held its quarterly meeting June 12 to...
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