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Lead in US gas for cars may have lowered Americans' IQ, study finds

Lead in US gas for cars may have lowered Americans’ IQ, study finds

Health experts say the effects of leaded gasoline in cars, although banned since 1996, still linger today after a new study found Americans exposed to the highly toxic metal may have a lower IQ.  Researchers at Duke University and Florida State University analyzed publicly available data on U.S. childhood blood-lead levels, leaded-gas use and population statistics and determined …

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Travelers Booking Cars on Turo Unlock Greater Selection and Convenience With New Program at Orlando International Airport (MCO)

Travelers Booking Cars on Turo Unlock Greater Selection and Convenience With New Program at Orlando International Airport (MCO)

ORLANDO, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Turo, the world’s largest peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace, is proud to announce that starting today, March 7, 2022, guests will have designated areas to check in and out of their trips at Orlando International Airport (MCO). The first-of-its-kind program between MCO and Turo will give travelers to Orlando even greater convenience in accessing …

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McDonough Police Department to purchase new patrol cars | News

McDonough Police Department to purchase new patrol cars | News

McDONOUGH — Eight new vehicles are coming to the McDonough Police Department’s fleet. The City Council approved the purchase request for new Chevy Tahoes Thursday during the council’s regular meeting. Police Chief Ken Noble explained he has six officers in the academy or preparing to attend and two officers without an assigned patrol car. The department …

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EV makers invest in Southeast states despite few electric cars on the road

EV makers invest in Southeast states despite few electric cars on the road

Mason has worked as a journalist since 2001, covering Appalachian communities and the issues that affect them. He compiles the Southeast Energy News digest. Mason previously worked as a wildlife biologist before moving into journalism by freelancing at Coast Weekly in Monterey, California, before taking an internship in 2001 at High Country News. He wrote …

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The 2020 Ford F150 Raptor

The 2020 Ford F150 Raptor

Exploring Moab, Utah, on both four and two wheels Reed The most popular overlanding vehicles are likely the Jeep Wrangler and Toyota 4Runner. It makes sense because they are both highly off-road capable. More importantly, though, these are very affordable base vehicles. Because equipping them for proper overland adventures adds a lot of cost. However, …

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