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  • Leonard A. Siems

    Leonard A. Siems
    Leonard A. Siems, founder of Siems Rental & Sales Co. Inc., a heavy construction equipment rental firm, died May 7 of a heart attack at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was 86. "He enjoyed the equipment rental business and wanted to become a...
  • United Airlines brings chauffeured Mercedes-Benz to LAX

    United Airlines brings chauffeured Mercedes-Benz to LAX
    More good news for high-end travelers: United Airlines has expanded to Los Angeles International Airport a service that uses chauffeured Mercedes-Benz cars to shuttle passengers between connecting flights. But the service is limited to the airline's...
  • Chicago city clerk touts successes ahead of re-election bid next year

    Chicago city clerk touts successes ahead of re-election bid next year
    City Clerk Susana Mendoza is touting the extra revenue her office has collected without raising taxes as she prepares to run for re-election next year. Mendoza said Wednesday that better enforcement of city vehicle sticker requirements brought in an...
  • Vehicle fire at Kia dealership spreads to building

    Vehicle fire at Kia dealership spreads to building
    A Kia dealership in Northwest Indiana caught fire late Wednesday and burned into the morning, according to authorities. The Burns Harbor Fire Department was alerted to the blaze about 11:15 p.m. A police officer was the first emergency responder to...
  • Another big recall for GM: 2.7 million vehicles

    Another big recall for GM: 2.7 million vehicles
    General Motors announced another mammoth recall Thursday, this time for 2.7 million vehicles in the U.S., including its Corvette, Malibu sedans, Silverado pickup trucks and millions of older cars. The bulk of the recall involves about 2.4 million 2004-...
  • Owner's manuals for dummies?

    Owner's manuals for dummies?
    Gas tank empty on your shiny new 2014 Toyota Corolla? "Fill it," advises the new car owner's manual. But the door is locked so how to get in? "Open it by turning the key to the right," the owner's manual suggests. Automakers take no chances when...
  • L.A. River spared in 10,000-gallon Atwater Village oil spill

    L.A. River spared in 10,000-gallon Atwater Village oil spill
    No crude oil from a 10,000-gallon spill in Atwater Village entered the L.A. River, officials said Thursday as they continued to clean up the slippery mess. An L.A. County official said it could take a few days to clean up the spill, which occurred...
  • Nissan issues service campaign on 104,000 Juke crossovers

    Nissan issues service campaign on 104,000 Juke crossovers
    Nissan is asking for more than 104,000 of its Juke crossovers back to fix an issue with the engine timing chain. The automaker announced Thursday that it was issuing a voluntary service campaign on 104,439 Jukes from the 2011-13 model years. The...
  • Auto recalls speed up, are on track to break a record

    Auto recalls speed up, are on track to break a record
    American car owners have been peppered by recall announcements in 2014, as automakers have issued almost 20 million vehicle safety announcements so far this year. No, the world's cars aren't falling apart. But headlines and lawsuits over slow recalls...
  • Spending: Get a sweet deal on a used car

    Kiplinger's Personal Finance Used-car deals are getting better. Desirable trade-ins and vehicles at the end of their lease are streaming onto the used market, and that means more choices at lower prices. New-car leasing and finance deals create...
  • Flood warning in effect Friday for Howard Co.

    The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for Howard County and the surrounding region Friday as heavy rainfall soaks the area. The warning will be in effect until 12:15 p.m. Friday, according to the NWS.  As of 9:27 a.m. Friday,...