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Monday, 27 August 2018 17:20

OK Convenes Autonomous Vehicle Task Force To Inform Future Legislation

Written by Ryan Johnston, StateScoop

Oklahoma is a bit behind in setting policies for autonomous vehicles, according to the state's top transportation official, but he said a new task force will help it catch up.

Wednesday, 22 August 2018 20:34

Thieves Crash Stolen Car Moments After Heist From Body Shop in LA

Written by Staff, WBRZ


Thieves wrecked two stolen vehicles---one as they drove it from an auto body shop and car lot over the weekend of August 18 in Baton Rouge, LA.

Monday, 20 August 2018 21:40

Mahnke Auto Body Welcomed by Salida, CO, Chamber of Commerce

Written by Staff, The Mountain Mail

Salida Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Mahnke Auto Body, 716 Park Ave. in Salida, CO, to its membership with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Monday, 20 August 2018 20:57

Body Shop Is ‘Complete Loss’ Following Fire in Osceola, AR

Written by Staff, KAIT-TV in Jonesboro, AR

A fire early the morning of August 17 destroyed an Osceola, AR, auto body shop. Investigators were on the scene trying to determine what sparked it.

Monday, 20 August 2018 19:41

Fear of Hail Leads to Creative Vehicle Protection in El Paso County, CO

Written by Scott Harrison, KRDO

With storms expected the week of August 12 in El Paso County, CO, vehicle owners tried a variety of methods to protect their automobiles or prevent further damage.

Monday, 20 August 2018 17:44

Judge Finds LA Collision Shop's Business Practices 'Unethical'

Written by Staff, WBRZ


A judge has decided that a prominent capital area body shop's business practices and advertisements were in violation of the Louisiana Unfair Trade Practices Act.

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