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The Hummer Is Coming Back — As An Electric Vehicle

In the early 2000s, the Hummer was a symbol of gas-guzzling militaristic excess. Now it's getting revived as an electric pickup. It's one sign of how much things have changed in the auto industry.

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The Hummer Is Coming Back — As An Electric Vehicle

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Chief Justice John Roberts, who is presiding over President Trump's Senate impeachment trial, declined Thursday to read a question submitted by Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky. Senate television/AP hide caption

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Chief Justice Roberts Navigates Shoals Of The Impeachment Trial

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