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'Dancing With The Stars': An Emotional Contemporary And Electric Group Dance Catapult An Actor To The Top Of The Leaderboard

‘Dancing With The Stars’: An Emotional Contemporary And Electric Group Dance Catapult An Actor To The Top Of The Leaderboard

Everyone was in the Halloween spirit this week Dancing With the Stars. Not only did the contestants give some of their spookiest performances, but even the judges got into the holiday, dressing in their best costumes as they doled out healthy doses of praise and criticism for each of the remaining nine couples. And it …

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Blackstone, Emerson Electric Strike $14 Billion Buyout Deal

Blackstone, Emerson Electric Strike $14 Billion Buyout Deal

Emerson Electric Cho. EMR 1.76% is selling a majority stake in its climate-technologies business to Blackstone Inc. BX 0.68% in a transformational deal for the industrial company that would value the unit at $14 billion including debt and mark the biggest private-equity buyout in months at a time when such activity has been choked off …

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EU plans for only electric new vehicles by 2035 'without precedent'

EU plans for only electric new vehicles by 2035 ‘without precedent’

Comment on this story Comment After months of negotiations, the European Union reached a political agreement this week to effectively ban new non-electric cars from 2035 onwards. The agreement, reached at 9 pm on Thursday in Brussels and announced by the Council of the European Union and the European Parliament, amounts to a 100 percent …

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Electric Discharge From Plants May Be Changing Air Quality in Ways We Didn't Expect

Electric Discharge From Plants May Be Changing Air Quality in Ways We Didn’t Expect

When lightning flashes above, plants on the ground may respond in kind. Scientists have long been aware that plants and trees can emit small, visible electric discharges from the tips of their leaves when the plants are trapped beneath the electrical fields generated by thunderstorms high overhead. These discharges, known as coronas, are sometimes visible …

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Stellantis executive: 'The people have decided: we will be purely electric'

Stellantis executive: ‘The people have decided: we will be purely electric’

In a new interview, Stellantis European Head, Uwe Hochschurtz, claimed, “The people have decided: we will be purely electric,” backtracking statements made by the company’s CEO, Carlos Tavares. The statement is a surprise as the Stellantis CEO has been adamantly against going all-in on electric vehicles. Less than a year ago, the Stellantis leader said …

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Rolls-Royce's first electric car has two doors and is longer than a Cadillac Escalade  CNN Business

Rolls-Royce’s first electric car has two doors and is longer than a Cadillac Escalade CNN Business

CNN Business — Rolls-Royce will start production of its first electric car next year. It has only two doors but is longer than a full-size SUV. And among its innumerable options, the Specter will be offered with stars in the doors. The British ultra-luxury car brand has for years offered a feature called the “Starlight …

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Cadillac outrolls Rolls-Royce with the $300,000 Celestiq electric sedan

Cadillac outrolls Rolls-Royce with the $300,000 Celestiq electric sedan

Three months ago, Cadillac revealed a “show car” version of the Celestiq, the brand’s ultra-luxury battery-powered sedan. Today, I got to spend time with the production model, and yowza, this is a damn fine-looking automobile with a sky-high price tag to boot. Sure, paying north of $300,000 for a car is out of reach for …

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Mercedes EQE Electric SUV Is a Classy New Choice for Luxury-EV Buyers

Mercedes EQE Electric SUV Is a Classy New Choice for Luxury-EV Buyers

Mercedes-Benz has revealed its answer to the Audi e-tron and BMW iX. The EQE SUV range will initially include three models, and an AMG model will launch in 2024. Built in Alabama, the EQE SUV will arrive in showrooms in 2023. Unveiled ahead of the 2022 Paris auto show, the 2023 Mercedes-Benz EQE SUV expands …

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The 'bummer' of the $7,500 electric vehicle tax credit: Its full value may be hard to get

The ‘bummer’ of the $7,500 electric vehicle tax credit: Its full value may be hard to get

Tomekbudujedomek | Moment | Getty Images The historic climate legislation President Joe Biden signed in August offered a federal tax break — worth up to $7,500 — to households that buy new electric vehicles. But it may be tough for consumers to get the full value of the tax credit — at least initially. That’s …

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How GM plans to convince consumers to make the switch to electric vehicles

How GM plans to convince consumers to make the switch to electric vehicles

Electric Chevrolet Silverado shown at the New York Auto Show, April, 2022. Scott Mlyn | CNBC When people think of electric vehicles, their minds typically jump to Tesla. But Elon Musk’s company now has a lot more EV competition from Detroit. Within the past six years, General Motors CEO Mary Barra has pushed the company …

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