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    Report: Woman embezzles $10M from car dealer, buys 2011 Honda Crosstour

    You almost have to feel sorry for Patricia Smith, the former controller at Baierl Acura who embezzled over $10 million from the suburban Pittsburgh dealership. Despite having stolen roughly $4,000 a day, seven days a week, for seven years, Smith's personal automotive aspirations extended no ...

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    Report: PSA: Sunbathing in the road can yield unfortunate tan lines

    We know rural Midwestern folks sometimes do things a little differently than their urban cousins. If you want to get a tan in the reedy areas of The Corn Belt you don't need a booth, you just lie down in your own yard. One thing you don't do when bronzing, however – even in the Midwest ...

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    Video: Batmobile Tumbler caravan snagged rolling through Pittsburgh

    If you're like us, you must be thinking that the next Batman film The Dark Night Rises can't get here soon enough. Problem is, production work hasn't even finished yet. The crew was recently spotted in Pittsburgh filming scenes for the upcoming flick, and few lucky folks managed to capture ...

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    Video: Icy Pittsburgh hill claims half a dozen cars

    Icy Pittsburgh hill becomes the scene of automotive carnage – Click above to watch video after the jump
    The east coast is under attack. The assailant? Mother Nature. Snow and rain continue to hammer this part of the nation, and when a downhill section of a road in the Pittsburgh town ...

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    FOLLOW-UP: Brother of dealer who died torching own cars found dead

    As we reported earlier, Gregory Graham, a third-generation car dealership owner in Ligonier, Pennsylvania tragically died of a heart attack last month while setting fire to the cars on his lot. His company, Graham Colonial Motors, was evidently burdened by more than a million dollars in liens, in ...

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    REPORT: Struggling dealer died of heart-attack while torching his own cars

    With each passing day bringing more tough news about the state of the car companies and the plight of the autoworker, it's sometimes easy to overlook the effect that all of this economic gulag is having on mom-and-pop dealerships across the country. Bringing that idea into stark focus is news that ...


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