Woman dead after shot while inside vehicle in Flint

FLINT, MI — A 45-year-old woman has died after she was shot Saturday evening in a Flint neighborhood.

a van parked in front of a bus: Police investigate a single-vehicle crash on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at West Court Street and Downey Avenue in Flint.

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Police investigate a single-vehicle crash on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at West Court Street and Downey Avenue in Flint.

Officers with the Flint Police Department responded around 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, to the 1200 block of Mohawk Avenue, between Cherokee Avenue and Dort Highway, for a report of a shooting.


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Officers located a vehicle in the road with the female who had suffered a gunshot wound, according to a Flint police news release.

The victim, whose name has not been released pending family notification, was transported to Hurley Medical Center, where she was later pronounced dead by medical personnel.

An investigation into the incident is ongoing by the Flint Major Case Unit, consisting of Michigan State Police and Flint police detectives.

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3 in stolen vehicle die in crash while fleeing officers

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Three people in a stolen vehicle died after the driver sped away from police, officers pursued and the vehicle crashed in Minneapolis early Monday, according to police.

They were 13- to 16-years-old, relatives told local television stations.

Officers saw a vehicle, which was stolen with force during a carjacking Sunday morning, about 1:45 a.m. in the area of Dowling and Logan avenues.

They tried to pull the vehicle over, but “the driver attempted to elude the officers and fled at a high rate of speed,” police said in a statement. “During this pursuit, the suspect vehicle got substantially ahead of the pursuing squads.”

Officers saw the driver lose control of the vehicle about 2 miles away, in the area of Emerson and 18th avenues, and the vehicle rolled. Three people in the vehicle died in the single-vehicle crash.


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Man found fatally shot inside crashed vehicle on Northeast Side

Bethany Bruner
| The Columbus Dispatch

A 28-year-old man was found fatally shot inside a vehicle that crashed on the Northeast Side on Monday night.

Roddale D. Garmany, of the South Side, was in the vehicle that drove into a ditch at the intersection of Joyce and Windsor avenues around 10:40 p.m., according to Columbus police.

Garmany was pronounced dead at the scene. His death is the city’s 122nd homicide of 2020.

Garmany had been shot and wounded on Feb. 24 when Columbus police officer Sontino Williams responded to a report of a domestic dispute on the 4200 block of Karl Road on the Northeast Side. Initial information provided to police was that Garmany had a firearm.

Garmany fled when Williams arrived on the scene and was found hiding in a dark corner before making a gesture with his right hand, in which Garmany was holding a dark-colored cellphone.


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Nio Stock Is Shaping Up to Be Today’s Best Electric Vehicle Play

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Nio (NYSE:NIO) has raced into pole position ahead of the market. With bullish company news, solid price action and a broader market correction in the rearview mirror, Nio investors should be ready to ride a favorable risk-adjusted trend to big-time profits.

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Bearish seasonality lived up to its reputation in September. The leading tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite to dive 13%. Fear was the co-pilot to this u-turn, as the VIX exploded to a historically extreme reading of 38% at its worst. It’s the type of environment that takes down the best of them. And it did too.

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL). Costco (NASDAQ:COST). Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA). Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN). Market influencers and growth companies alike were hit and most often, endured even larger selloffs. Of course, that’s not

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Italian Merger Builds Another Vehicle for Bigger Payments Deals

Neither Covid-19 nor the


fiasco have sapped appetite in Europe to create a payments giant to rival U.S. and Asian peers. The latest merger paves the way for more.

The $17.6 billion all-stock tie-up of Italian payments companies


and SIA, announced Monday, wasn’t much of a surprise. Negotiations were publicly discussed soon after Nexi’s initial public offering in April 2019.

Payments companies provide the plumbing for offline and online commerce, connecting banks, merchants and their customers. The market continues to grow as consumers get more comfortable shopping online and using cards and smartphones for financial transactions—trends that have only accelerated during the pandemic.

Facing mounting competition from both startups and big tech giants, though, payment companies are joining forces to build scale. Together, they hope to add more customers, cut costs and get more out of their investments in security and new technology.

Nexi is the leading payments

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After driving into a tree, drunk driver complains the vehicle he hit swerved into him: Broadview Heights Police Blotter


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Drunken driving, Windsor Way: On Sept. 6, police were dispatched to a one-car crash on Windsor Way.

An arriving officer located a red Chevy Trax, which struck a tree. The driver, who was still in the Trax, smelled like booze.

When asked if he had been drinking, the man slurred, “Oh, yeah, a couple of drinks.” The man then attempted to explain the car crash to the officer.

He said the car he hit swerved into him. At that point, the office corrected the driver and told him he actually hit a tree.

The driver then looked up and admitted he indeed hit a tree. After failing a field sobriety test — during which he said, “You are going to arrest me anyways, you might as well do it” — the man was arrested for drunken driving.

The officer

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Recreational Vehicle Sales Rise as New Buyers Take to the Highway

The recreation-vehicle maker reported a backlog valued at $5.74 billion, compared with roughly $2 billion a year earlier.


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Thor Industries Inc.,

a large recreational-vehicle maker, finished its latest fiscal year in July with a record-high backlog of orders as the coronavirus pandemic led first-time buyers to shop for RVs.

Elkhart, Ind.-based Thor reported a backlog valued at $5.74 billion, compared with roughly $2 billion a year earlier. That included $2.76 billion of orders for towable RVs in North America. Thor also said dealer inventories finished July at historically low levels.

Thor Chief Executive Bob Martin said he has seen the pandemic draw a new cohort of younger enthusiasts to the world of RVs, as people search for ways to travel while keeping their distance from others.

The company echoed an industry outlook for further growth to come, citing a forecast

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Christian rockers Casting Crowns tries new vehicle with drive-in tour coming to Columbus

Margaret Quamme
 |  The Columbus Dispatch

Top-selling Christian rockers Casting Crowns normally play arenas; this year, the band is doing drive-ins.

And on Thursday, it will bring its show to the South Drive-in Theatre in Columbus.

“If you’ve ever wanted to get up close and personal with Casting Crowns from the comfort of your own car, now is your chance,” said Brian Scoggin, the band’s drummer for the past 11 years.

Scoggin, 37, is one of seven members of the group, which got its start in 1999 under the leadership of youth pastor Mark Hall, who continues as the group’s chief songwriter and lead singer. Besides the expected guitar, bass and drums, the group features Megan Garrett on guitar and keyboards and Melodee DeVevo on violin and cello.

Since its debut album in 2003, the band has hit the top 10 of the Billboard 200 charts several times, and has

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California to ban new gas, diesel vehicle sales by 2035

Worried about manual transmissions going away? Get ready for an extinction event properly worth grieving over, because Gavin Newsom has just announced plans to abolish the internal combustion engine by 2035. In an executive order announced Wednesday, Newsom said sales of internal-combustion passenger vehicles and light trucks would be banned by 2035. Instead of gas and diesel vehicles, the mandate calls for the sale of zero-emission vehicles. Medium- and heavy-duty trucks will be given an extra decade to comply.

Gavin Newsom in a suit standing in front of a screen: Gov. Newsom has put the internal combustion engine on the clock in California. Rich Pedroncelli/AP/Bloomberg/Getty Images

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Gavin Newsom wearing a suit and tie: The internal combustion engine is now on a clock in California.

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The internal combustion engine is now on a clock in California.

“This is the most impactful step our state can take to fight climate change,” Newsom said. “Our cars shouldn’t make wildfires worse — and create more days filled with smoky air. Cars shouldn’t melt

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Geely launches electric vehicle manufacturing platform

BEIJING (Reuters) – Zhejiang Geely Holding Group launched its first electric vehicle-focused platform on Wednesday, aimed at rolling out a variety of models more efficiently for both the Chinese automaker and its partners.

As the global auto industry ramps up investment in electric and high-tech vehicles, manufacturers from Volkswagen AG to General Motors Co have introduced platforms for electric vehicles (EVs).

Geely’s Sustainable Experience Architecture (SEA) will be able to support small as well as large vehicles, including sedans, SUVs, vans and pickup trucks, Geely’s president An Conghui said at an event in Beijing.

An said Geely, which has a 9.7% stake in Daimler AG, spent 18 billion yuan ($2.6 billion) on research and development for SEA. SEA uses more aluminium to make vehicles lighter and a front steering system for steady driving.

An said the platform also enabled Geely to develop more intelligent vehicle technologies, including autonomous driving and

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