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Beijing auto show opens amid market slowdown


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BEIJING (AP) -- Global and Chinese automakers are looking to the Beijing auto show to help boost sales in a slowing, intensely competitive market. Brands from...full story
updated 2014-04-20 09:01 AM
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Attorney Randy Mastro answers questions at a news conference, in New York,  Thursday, March 27, 2014.  A law firm hired by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Thursday that the governor was not involved in a plot to create gridlock near a major bridge as part of a political retribution scheme. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) This March 26, 2014 photo shows the former home of 19th century steel titan Henry Clay Frick in Pittsburgh. Admission is free and there are rotating exhibits of art from Frick's personal collection as well as a car and carriage museum that features a 1914 Rolls Royce and a 1903 electric car. The center is also on the edge of a 644 acre public park that features trails, playgrounds and lawn bowling greens. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) FILE - In this file photo taken on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2009, a shopper looks at one of the mom-and-pop shops on Penn Avenue in Pittsburgh's Strip District. A six- or seven-block area along Penn Avenue features a large fresh fish market that also sells sushi and sandwiches, Italian bakeries, Vietnamese noodle shops, and stores specializing in Italian, Mexican, Oriental, Polish, Greek, and Middle Eastern food. There are also specialty coffee and tea shops, vegetarian restaurants and neighborhood bars, all fun to browse. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File) This photo released by Twentieth Century Fox shows Ellen Page, left, as Kitty Pryde and Shawn Ashmore as Iceman in Twentieth Century Fox and Marvel's "X-Men: Days of Future Past." (AP Photo/Twentieth Century Fox/Marvel, Alan Markfield) A towboat and barges make their way up the Allegheny River under three historic bridges named after, from foreground, Robert Clemente, Andy Warhol, and Rachel Carson in downtown Pittsburgh, March 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) FILE - In this file photo taken on Sept. 16, 2009, people walk by some of the mom-and-pop restaurants and shops on Penn Avenue in Pittsburgh's Strip District. A six- or seven-block area along Penn Avenue features a large fresh fish market that also sells sushi and sandwiches, Italian bakeries, Vietnamese noodle shops, and stores specializing in Italian, Mexican, Oriental, Polish, Greek, and Middle Eastern food. There are also specialty coffee and tea shops, vegetarian restaurants and neighborhood bars, all fun to browse.  (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) A passenger enters the terminal Thursday March 27, 2014 at Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles. Police say six people were arrested Wednesday March 26, 2014, after officers served more than two dozen search warrants after a months-long investigation into baggage theft at Los Angeles International Airport. Officials say those arrested were primarily employees or ex-employees of contracting companies hired to handle luggage and do not work for the airport itself. (AP Photo/Nick Ut) Shailene Woodley, a cast member in the upcoming film "The Fault in Our Stars," introduces a clip from the film at the 20th Century Fox presentation at CinemaCon 2014 on Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) Attorney Randy Mastro answers questions at a news conference, in New York,  Thursday, March 27, 2014.  A law firm hired by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Thursday that the governor was not involved in a plot to create gridlock near a major bridge as part of a political retribution scheme. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Attorney Randy Mastro, left, answers questions at a news conference, in New York,  Thursday, March 27, 2014.  A law firm hired by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Thursday that the governor was not involved in a plot to create gridlock near a major bridge as part of a political retribution scheme. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
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Beijing auto show opens amid market slowdown

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