| Dec 14, 2012
| 1:05 AM
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. (AP) - Brian Albers teaches an all-girls shop class at the Montevideo High School, and every year it's the same thing. It fills up with seniors who signed up with the intent to learn how to change a flat tire, do some welding, repair...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 12:12 AM
A white Nissan Frontier was stolen at a gas station as the victim left the keys in the vehicle to pay for gas Thursday.
The reporting party saw the vehicle take off, but didn’t get a look at the driver, according to El Centro police call logs...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 5:06 PM
Automotive website Edmunds.com on Monday excoriated Lincoln for lending it a car that had high performance tires, which Lincoln acknowledged almost none of its buyers will select.
The tires in question are Michelin Pilot Super Sports. They're found on...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 9:38 PM
While Super Bowl XLVII will be remembered for lots of things — Joe Flacco, Beyonce, a blackout — Dakotans might well keep with them a two-minute commercial for Ram trucks.
The spot, simply called "Farmer," featured a speech by radio...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 7:18 PM
Kevin Harvick’s departure from Richard Childress Racing could open up the return of an iconic car.
Richard Childress alluded to bringing back the No. 3 car Monday night to the Sprint Cup Series during a stop on the NASCAR Media Tour on Monday...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 5:59 PM
Q: I made an appointment at a 'chain' tire store for two new front tires for my front-wheel-drive minivan. Not till I arrived was I told the new tires had to go on the rear if there was significant difference between the amount of tread on the new tires...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 3:50 PM
The 2013 Chevrolet Equinox is a capable crossover with a sliding backseat that can flex and grow with your family, draping occupants in an interior that's more luxurious and spacious-feeling than many of its competitors.
When climbing in for the first...
| May 5, 2013
| 4:55 AM
A 36-year-old woman buying food from a street vendor on Kedzie Avenue was one of two people shot Saturday night.
She sustained a wound to the arm about 10:35 p.m. just north of the intersection with 60th Street in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood, police...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The tires on Vaughn Gittin Jr.'s Ford Mustang are shrieking as he jerks his car sideways at nearly 90 mph on this serpentine race track in Long Beach.
Walls are closing in on either side, leaving no room for mistakes.
As the next turn nears, Gittin...
| Apr 9, 2013
It might have been all the March Madness that did it. Or maybe whatever's ailing unhinged North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is spreading.
But one thing is abundantly clear: President Barack Obama has gone bonkers. And not just regular bonkers — he...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Michael Alan Morrison, 21, of the 2000 block of Tower Road, was charged Monday with second-degree assault.
Phallen Jai Price, 25, and Phillip Hampton, 25, both of the 200 block of Mayberry Drive, were charged Friday with scheming to commit...