Jul
21

Used car prices are dropping

Used car prices are dropping
Used-car dealers get many of their cars from auctions run by companies like Manheim, a division of Cox Enterprises of Atlanta. The average price for a used car at auction was $ 11,031 in June, down 6 percent from its peak in May 2011, Manheim reported …
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Cars Are Getting Cleaner, Could Greener Roads Be Next?
No, not by reducing congestion (though that would be nice), but by swallowing up the pollutants pumped out by cars. … Potentially, other chemically-engineered surfaces could be used to remove other pollutants from the air, particularly around major …
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Police arrest ASO pianist and music teacher on 3 counts of child porn
Todd Skrabanek. slideshow. A Marietta man who plays piano with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chamber Chorus and two churches was arrested Wednesday on charges of possessing child pornography and distributing it over the Internet. J. Todd Skrabanek, 46 …
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Travel briefs: SkyView Atlanta, help for backpackers and historic shipwrecks
Using conservancy funds, Great Smoky National Park staffers and interns have repaired cables used to hoist food out of bears' reach at the trail shelters at Mollies Ridge and Cosby Knob. The repairs should help increase safety for both backpackers and …
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