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Accused L.A. serial killer said to visit prostitutes 8.7.2010 Seattle Times: Nation & World
To many of his neighbors and customers, Lonnie Franklin Jr. was just a friendly mechanic who often stopped to chat as he tinkered on cars in the front driveway of his mint-green house on 81st Street.
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Roadshow: Carpool perk for plug-in hybrids could change the way we drive 8.7.2010 San Jose Mercury News: News
Governor signs bill extending white carpool stickers for alternative-fuel vehicles. Next up: hybrid plug-ins.
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Woman, 75, runs into Atlanta liquor store _ again 8.7.2010 Seattle Times: Nation & World
Authorities said a 75-year-old woman drove her car through the front of an Atlanta liquor store on Monday - and it's not the first time. Constance Chapman tells police her brakes went out Monday afternoon while she was trying to park at Green's package store along Ponce de Leon Avenue, a major thoroughfare in the city's Midtown neighborhood.
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Woman, 75, runs into Atlanta liquor store — again (AP) 8.7.2010 Yahoo: US National
AP - Authorities said a 75-year-old woman drove her car through the front of an Atlanta liquor store on Monday — and it's not the first time. Constance Chapman tells police her brakes went out Monday afternoon while she was trying to park at Green's package store along Ponce de Leon Avenue, a major thoroughfare in the city's Midtown neighborhood.
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BYU students ready hybrid race car for competition 8.7.2010 Salt Lake Tribune
BC-UT--Hybrid Car-BYU,0114 BYU students ready hybrid race car for competition Eds: APNewsNow. PROVO, Utah • A speedy hybrid race car built by BYU engineering students is heading to New Hampshire next week for an international competition. The gas-and-electric car can go from zero to 60 mph per hour in 3.9 seconds. Top speed is 79 mph. Thirteen BYU students put 8,000 hours into building the car that includes an electric motor and a 250cc gas engine. Students showed off the car on Monday in advanc...
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T. Boone Pickens: OPEC Oil is Still the Energy Issue 8.7.2010 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
The Congressional Independence Day recess is here. The amount of time available to pass substantive legislation before both houses adjourn is dwindling. Between the...
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David Doniger: First Do No Harm: Making Sure an Energy Bill Doesn't Fuel Even More Global Warming 7.7.2010 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
As the President and Senators consider their options on energy and climate legislation, it’s important to be clear about what will move the country forward...
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Spotlight on the World Cup: Efficient Match Day Transport 7.7.2010 THE CITY FIX
During a recent trip to South Africa, I found Johannesburg polished and looking its best for the World Cup, and the match day transport services were well-planned and efficient. While this was my first World Cup, ...
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The Militarization of the Gulf Oil Disaster 7.7.2010 Truthout.com

In the Gulf, the forever spill has become the forever war. A calamity of untold magnitude is unfolding and, alongside it, a strange militarization has emerged, as the language for managing the crisis becomes the language of war.

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Netherlands into WCup final, 3-2 over Uruguay 7.7.2010 Seattle Times: Top stories
Arjen Robben emerged from the bottom of an Oranje mosh pit, mud on his brow and a smile on his face.
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Square Feet: A Housing Project in Victoria That Embraces Nature 7.7.2010 NY Times: Business
Dockside Green, a 15-acre mixed-use development, reflects the Canadian city’s interest in maintaining its character as it develops waterfront land.

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Baghdad's Trash Piles Up 7.7.2010 ENS
Baghdad's Trash Piles Up
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Clean Energy to buy IMW Industries in $125M deal 6.7.2010 Seattle Times: Business & Technology
Clean Energy Fuels Corp., which provides natural gas to alternative-fuel vehicles, said Monday it has agreed to acquire IMW Industries Ltd. for at least $125 million in cash and stock.
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Henrik Fisker's 'Timeless' Automotive Designs 6.7.2010 Wired Top Stories
The man who hopes to shake up the auto biz with a super-luxe plug-in car is, first and foremost, a designer of some gorgeous cars.


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First Do No Harm: Making Sure an Energy Bill Doesn't Fuel Even More Global Warming 6.7.2010 Switchboard, from NRDC
As the President and Senators consider their options on energy and climate legislation, it’s important to be clear about what will move the country forward and what will move it backward.  Will our leaders put us on the road towards...
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Basics: Nut? What Nut? The Squirrel Outwits to Survive 6.7.2010 NY Times: Science
Researchers who study gray squirrels say that behind their success lies a phenomenal elasticity of body, brain and behavior.

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Green machine: The dream of green cars meets reality 5.7.2010 New Scientist: Focus on America
Green machine: The dream of green cars meets reality
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Too-quiet hybrids will get loud for safety of pedestrians 5.7.2010 Houston Chronicle: Top Headlines
Pedestrians are at risk from stealthy gas sippers.


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Too-quiet hybrids will get loud for safety 5.7.2010 Houston Chronicle: Nation
Pedestrians are at risk from stealthy gas sippers.


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BP Shows US It's Time for a New Energy Policy Like Europe's 5.7.2010 Truthout.com

With toxic black ooze spreading throughout the Gulf of Mexico, it is time for the Obama administration to think seriously about national energy policy. They could learn plenty by looking across the Atlantic to Europe.

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