| Oct 14, 2011
| 8:07 PM
| Oct 19, 2011
| 8:10 AM
Your teens may be more concerned this week with planning a huge Halloween bash than with improving their driving skills. However, this week, and every week in the U.S. at least 68 teenagers are killed in motor-vehicle-related tragedies. Since it’s...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 6:30 AM
An onslaught of visitors eager to see the new Cars Land area could force periodic closures of Disney California Adventure over the next two weekends.
REVIEWS: Cars Land | Radiator Springs Racers | Mater's Junkyard Jamboree | Luigi's Flying Tires |...
| Oct 21, 2011
When you get a flat tire, you don't need to be the helpless person on the side of the road waiting to be rescued. John Nielsen, director of auto repair services at AAA, describes how to safely change a car tire.
Level of difficulty: Medium
| Oct 22, 2011
Whether it's the bathroom scale or the car's gas gauge, we tend to believe what we see. Like it or not.
And more than 99 percent of the time, the gauges in our cars and trucks are accurate. They should be. Automotive gauges must meet strict standards set...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 12:42 PM
Summit Mosquito Bits, a biological control that kills mosquito larvae, is now also approved for the control of fungus gnats, which usually populate potting soils for house and container plants.
The active ingredient in Mosquito Bits is a biological...
| Mar 12, 2013
A few drawbacks tarnish the turbo 2013 Buick Verano, which is an otherwise refined sedan with sleeper performance if you rev it out.
A year after its introduction, the Buick Verano gained an optional turbocharged four-cylinder from Buick's larger Regal....
| Mar 16, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Despite its position atop Chevrolet's sedan lineup, the full-size Impala hasn't been much of a flagship for the brand in recent years. Instead, the aging car has become synonymous with rental cars — or precisely the opposite of what a flagship is...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 2:50 PM
I remember it as though it happened yesterday. For me, it's a moment frozen in time.
We were hurtling down Dover Drive at 85 miles per hour just two blocks from Pacific Coast Highway when it happened.
Talk about dumb.
We were riding in my...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 5:06 PM
| Mar 26, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Charles William Gilbert, 76, whose address is listed as the Aberdeen Post Office, was charged Friday with failing to appear in court in a case in which he was charged with having an alcoholic beverage in a retail area.
Justin P. Walters, 30,...