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  • New York City soda ban: Nanny state or necessary?

     
    New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is at it again. He's been at the forefront of public health initiatives, with New York being among the first and most stringent when it comes to stamping out public smoking (banning it in......
  • Cars.com Tests New iPhone Maps App in a Mercedes-Benz SL550

     
    By David Thomas and Dave Lee Apple unveiled a number of new laptops and two new operating systems earlier this week. The new mobile platform's operating system, iOS 6, will be coming to iPhones this fall, and one of its......
  • 2015 Dodge Charger: First Look

     
    Competes with: Ford Taurus, Hyundai Genesis, Chevrolet SS, Chevrolet Impala Looks like: Dodge Dart styling replaced retro-chic Powertrains: Standard 292 hp, 3.6-liter V-6, optional 370-hp, 5.7-liter Hemi V-8; eight-speed automatic; optional all-wheel...
  • 2014 New York Auto Show Winners and Losers

     
    This year's New York auto show is packed with redesigns and updates to some of the best-selling cars on the market. However, it was hard not to notice the lack of flash that normally accompanies an auto show. Despite a......
  • Sunrise casino no sure thing

     
    So, as my colleague Nick Sortal reports today, the Florida Panthers and Boyd Gaming have teamed up to bring a casino to the western Broward 'burbs, near the hockey arena (whatever it's called now) and the Sawgrass Mills mall. It......
  • How the Scion iQ Creeped Us Out

     
    Of the Scion iQ???s many unique interior designs, one feature is legitimately creepy. Mounted inside the iQ is a gadget that tinfoil-hat-wearing conspiracy theorists or ring-carrying hobbits should cover with duct tape to prevent paranoia. I don???t...
  • Boy Scouts, gays and Chick-fil-A: A better way than boycotts

     
    Here's an idea for the Boy Scouts: Stage the next national jamboree at Chick-fil-A. The two outfits seem to be on the same backward page when it comes to equal rights for gays. Disappointing to me, since I'm an Eagle......
  • Seminoles' annual gambling payment to state rises to $233 million

     
    The Seminole Tribe has increased its monthly gambling payments to Florida by 55 percent, with annual payments for the upcoming fiscal year slated to total $233 million. The tribe's gambling compact with the state is entering its third year, and......
  • Mazda Builds Last Mazda6 in Michigan

     
    Mazda will give the redesigned Mazda6 a soup-to-nuts reveal in just a few days, but the family sedan won't come from Flat Rock, Mich. That's where the automaker has built the Mazda6 for a decade, but it announced more than......
  • Low-Tech Solutions for Quiet Car Rides With the Kids

     
    My life is loud, but I like quiet. My children are vocal, and sometimes the only quiet I can achieve is if my children are strapped into their child-safety seats watching a movie or playing a game on the iPad.......
  • Cupholders Take on Starbucks' Trenta Size

     
    In 2011, after finding some two-thirds of iced-beverage customers already pony up the stomach capacity for a Venti, Starbucks introduced its Trenta size ??? a 31-ounce tribute to America's appetite for 1,000-watt stereos, quadruple burgers and Cowboys...