| Aug 19, 2014
| 1:59 PM
Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Green Culture In Europe, most EV charging stations don't have a wire permanently attached. Unlike North America, European EV drivers need to carry a cable around with them. This is a bit of a hassle, but it's far easier than...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 3:29 PM
The offspring of a marriage between art and science, Canada's hitchhiking robot has won thousands of thumbs-ups as it tweeted its adventures across 4,000 miles of North America over the last three weeks.
The preschooler-sized contraption made of a...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:16 PM
Summer's already starting to wind down, which means time for summer-ending deals. The American Queen Steamboat Co. is offering price reductions on some of the voyages of the American Queen, which plies the Mississippi and Ohio rivers, and the American...
| Jul 5, 2014
Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that have come across our desk recently:
CruiseBrothers.com has Bermuda cruises on Holland America Line in May and June 2015 priced from $799 per person double occupancy....
| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:08 AM
The Sports Xchange
By Tom LaMarre, The Sports Xchange
Course Source: Lake Chabot, Le Chateau Montebello IN THE PUBLIC EYE: Lake Chabot Golf Course in Oakland, Calif.
THE LAYOUT: Lake Chabot reopened in April 2007 after completion of a much-needed...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 4:08 PM
I've driven through this burg of roughly 17,000 souls, about halfway between Vancouver and the skiing and snowboarding resort of Whistler Blackcomb, more than a dozen times. And each trip, I would gaze at the Stawamus Chief, a granite monolith that...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 7:01 PM
BOURBONNAIS — Michael Ola considers his mother to be his biggest supporter. Pamela John has helped push her son up the rungs of professional football's ladder, a climb as improbable as it was circuitous.
She encouraged him when he spent the 2011...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- Entertainment One has acquired Paperny Entertainment, a producer of unscripted television content in North America.
Deal, which was inked with partners David Paperny, Cal Shumiatcher and Audrey Mehler, will see eOne ramp up its activity in...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 3:03 PM
An experimental Ebola vaccine that is offering some hope for West Africa was invented in a small Canadian Prairie city and had its roots in the Cold War, the German town of Marburg and a disease scare that panicked Toronto in the 1970s.
| Jul 20, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Yves Potvin, 58, founded Garden Protein International, which is best known for its Gardein line of meat-free foods. Products by the private company, which has its U.S. headquarters in Marina del Rey, can be found in 22,000 North American...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 11:46 AM
VANCOUVER (Reuters) - The son of a Canadian couple detained in China on charges of espionage said the family had hired a lawyer in Beijing because the Canadian government had not been able to help the family visit or communicate with his father, a...