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Massive 12-car pileup and death of Daniel Hegarty cast shadow on Macau GP

by Jeremy Korzeniewski on

The Macau Grand Prix takes place on a notoriously difficult street circuit that claims numerous cars, drivers, and riders every single year.... Read full article

Hartsfield-Jackson ridesharing rules take effect

by Dave Williams on

Passengers leaving Atlanta’s airport will be able to catch a ride from a Uber or Lyft driver starting Sunday under a city ordinance taking effect on New Year’s Day.... Read full article

Texting and driving? Cops could have a new tool on their side: a Textalyzer

by Jim Strickland on

It happens every day: 9 people are killed and 1,000 more are injured in crashes involving a distracted driver.... Read full article

America’s deadliest interstate is in Georgia, study says

by Ana Santos on

There were 2,867 fatal accidents on major American interstates in 2013, according to a study by the National Highway Traffic Association. That’s about 8 a day.... Read full article

Auto insurance bills skyrocket in Georgia but regulator powerless

by James Salzer on

Georgia led the nation with the highest increase in personal auto insurance rates in 2016, according to a new analysis, but rising rates is nothing new for the state’s drivers.... Read full article

Georgia motor vehicle deaths jump by a third in two years

by David Wickert on

Texting while driving and other bad behaviors have fueled a spike in motor vehicle deaths in Georgia and across the nation over the past two years.... Read full article

Ford could face a doomsday scenario where no one wants its used cars

by Matthew DeBord on

Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas published a research note on Monday in which he explored the complexity of Ford's "restructuring roadmap" under the company's new CEO Jim Hackett.... Read full article

Suwanee Food Truck Fridays will feature 10 favorites

by Stephanie Toone on

The Milo’s Kitchen Treat Truck is a for-dogs-only food truck that’s in metro Atlanta this weekend as part of a 12-state tour. CONTRIBUTED BY ELI ZATURANSKI... Read full article

Man Slashes Tire, Woman Points Gun In Road Rage Incidents: Blotter

by Kristal Dixon (Patch Staff) on

The following information was taken from the Sandy Springs Police Department's Weekly Wrap Up.... Read full article

Stolen car of beaten SW Atlanta body shop owner recovered

by Alexis Stevens on

The owner of Gordon’s Body Shop on Ralph David Abernathy Boulevard was found severely beaten inside the shop late Sunday. JOHN SPINK / JSPINK@AJC.COM... Read full article