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Twin boys found dead inside car at South Carolina day care

Investigators say twin 20-month-old boys found dead inside a car in the parking lot of a South Carolina day care had likely been in the hot SUV for more than nine hours

BLYTHEWOOD, S.C. — Twin 20-month-old boys found dead inside a car in the parking lot of a South Carolina day care were likely in the hot SUV for more than nine hours, authorities said Thursday.

A parent discovered the toddlers in rear-facing seats shortly after arriving

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Apple Car Back On Track With Potential Toyota Deal: Report

Another day, another Apple car rumor appears from an online publication. This time around, DigiTimes says the tech giant is currently in Asia to meet representatives of Toyota and discuss a potential partnership. Apple’s goal is to find a trusted and solid partner from the automotive sector in an attempt to launch its first production vehicle in 2024.

The details are very scarce at the moment, unfortunately, and we don’t know when and where the two parties have met or will meet. One thing DigiTimes reports, though, is that the focus of the discussions will most likely be battery supply.

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Looking Back: 13 Years of Best Cars for the Money

13 Years of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Cars for the Money

For 13 years, the U.S. News & World Report Best Cars for the Money awards have strived to reward vehicles that aren’t just excellent values when you drive them off the dealer’s lot, but have what it takes to provide years of low-cost, trouble-free service.

Our researchers go beyond simply finding the cheapest cars, knowing that an inexpensive vehicle that’s poorly built can cost you more in the long run than a well-crafted, reliable model. To determine a vehicle’s value proposition, reliability, and quality, we use data

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2022 Subaru Forester Wilderness Wants to Take You Higher

  • Subaru’s new upmarket Forester Wilderness joins the 2022 Forester lineup, with drivetrain and suspension mods to improve off-road capability and bringing the total to six Forester models.
  • The Forester Wilderness doubles the crossover’s tow load limit to 3000 pounds, while the roof rack’s static load limit is upped to better accommodate rooftop tents.
  • The Wilderness is distinctive because of its raised height, exclusive Geyser Blue paint option, anodized copper trim, optional skid plates, raised-white-letter tires, and copious model logos.

    There’s only one way to go in the car business if things are going well, and that’s up. So enter the

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    Would-be car burglar shot in car by homeowner: ‘I will not go back to prison’

    A homeowner shot and killed a would-be car thief in Texas who refused to leave the premises and said he would “not go back to prison,” according to authorities

    “As the male homeowner approached the vehicle, (he) ordered the … subject out at gunpoint,” Specialist S. Squier with Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office said, according to KPRC. “He became aggressive, uncooperative. The suspect made the statement, ‘I will not go back to prison.'”

    TEXAS HOMEOWNER SHOOTS, KILLS 3 MEN AND INJURES 2 DURING HOME INVASION, OFFICIALS SAY

    The incident unfolded at about 9 p.m. Thursday evening in Kingwood, when

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    20-month-old twin boys found dead in car outside South Carolina day care, officials say

    Twin 20-month-old boys were found dead inside a car in the parking lot of a South Carolina day care center, the Richland County coroner said.

    The discovery was made just after 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Sunshine House Early Learning Academy in Blythewood. Emergency medical services arrived at the location roughly 10 minutes later and pronounced the toddlers dead at the scene, coroner Naida Rutherford said at a news conference Thursday.

    Authorities believe the toddlers, identified as Bryson and Brayden McDaniel, had been in the vehicle for more than nine hours.

    Rutherford said they were found in rear-facing car seats in

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    Owners of flooded cars are likely to find their insurance doesn’t cover the damage

    Residents across the country are still mopping up from the remnants of Hurricane Ida, which hit the Gulf Coast before sweeping up into the Northeast, leaving parts of New York City and its suburbs under water this past week.

    Dozens were killed, many after being trapped in their cars by flood waters. News and social media from across the New York-New Jersey region show cars that were abandoned along major highways as well as neighborhood streets.

    The flooding from Ida caps a summer season that has left many parts of the country waterlogged. That, in turn, has created major headaches

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    Massive hoard of over 170 classic cars unearthed in London warehouse

    They all ran when parked.

    A collection of more than 170 dusty and bird-dropping covered classic cars stored for years in a London warehouse has been revealed and is up for sale.

    The nondescript building is among a row of warehouses in North London.

    The nondescript building is among a row of warehouses in North London.
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    The building is located in an industrial park not far from the Tottenham Hotspur football stadium and the sale being conducted by London Barn Finds.

    The agent tells Fox News Autos that a local businessman collected them over the past 10 years as both a hobby and investment, but that the government has

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    2023 Toyota Sequoia Could Get Same Improvements as the Tundra

    BEN SUMMERELL-YOUDE/FOX SYNDICATIONCar and Driver

    • Toyota could show the third-generation Sequoia full-size SUV shortly after it debuts the 2022 Tundra pickup.
    • Toyota has already shared a good amount of info on the new pickup, and some of those updates, including a new twin-turbo V-6 and improved interior, could be included on the new SUV, too.
    • We expect to hear more about the new Sequoia by the end of next year, and it could arrive for the 2023 model year.

      A new generation of the 2022 Toyota Tundra full-size pickup truck will make its debut soon, which can only mean

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      Used Car Sales Are Slowing at Last

      Americans have begun slowly easing their foot off the gas of a frenzied used car sales market. For the second straight month, used car sales slowed in July. Americans bought 18% fewer used cars in July of 2021 compared to July of 2020.

      Total used vehicle sales fell to 3.1 million in July, from 3.2 million in June, according to Cox Automotive. Cox Automotive is the parent company of Kelley Blue Book.

      A Host of Causes

      Sales of both new and used cars have hit record highs in 2021 thanks to a variety of factors.

      The COVID-19 pandemic had depressed

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