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Detroit museum could fall victim to city bankruptcy

There are few places where the former majesty of the US auto industry is more keenly captured than among the Diego Rivera murals at the Detroit Institute of Arts.

Those stunning, sun-drenched walls could be lost to public view if the museum’s collection is allowed to be even partially sold to pay off Detroit’s creditors during the city’s bankruptcy proceedings.

Quebec train disaster carried Oil mislabeled as less dangerous type

The oil carried by a freight train that derailed and exploded in Quebec this year had been misclassified as a less dangerous type of crude, Canadian officials said Wednesday, and they urged U.S. and Canadian regulators to ensure dangerous goods are accurately labeled.

Gavin Crowsley, UPS Driver, Rescues Emaciated Great Dane

Phoenix's mission, according to his Facebook page, is to continue raising money for doggies that are in need!

On January 21, when UPS driver Gavin Crowsley first spotted a Great Dane named Phoenix, the dog was so emaciated that he mistook it for a Dalmatian. Phoenix was on a short chain without food, water or shelter. Crowsley, who was in the middle of his delivery route in Indiana, had to stop.

Texas trucker rescues elderly couple, named a Highway Hero

June 5 seemed like a regular day to Cleburne truck driver Robert “Wesley” Phillips.

The American Central Transport independent contractor trucker was en route to his final destination in Lawton, Okla., when the day suddenly took a turn.

Russian gov’t subsidies for car buyers will stimulate market growth, banks say

Russian gov't subsidies for car buyers will stimulate market growth, banks say

Russia’s two biggest banks are betting a resumption of subsidies aimed at helping the automotive industry will return car sales to growth, bolstering lending.