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Car accidents rise on Black Friday

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Electronic shops and department stores aren’t the only businesses ready to cash in on Black Friday. Your local auto repair shop and your friendly car insurance agent are also probably licking their chops in anticipation of greater sales.

Frenzied trips to packed stores the day after Thanksgivings produced 36.5 percent more parking-related claims nationally on that day than on typical Fridays...

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Monte Carlo damages GM headquarters

U.S. flags are shown outside of General Motors

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General Motors headquarters is accustomed to pumping out automotive designs. But according to car blog Jalopnik, one design came home on Sunday - a sixth generation Monte Carlo burst through a set of revolving doors "like a rock" at GM's Renaissance Center in downtown Detroit.

The facade suffered a broken door and some smashed glass panels, but the incident began with a slight tap...

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