| Jul 5, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Could Davros be returning to "Doctor Who"?
A new teaser for the upcoming eighth season features a familiar voice that sounds eerily like it belongs to the founder of the Dalek Empire. Davros was last seen facing off against the 10th Doctor in "The End of...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:32 PM
"Although the Chevrolet Volt has received a big price cut, it still retains its novel extended-range electric car abilities ??? as well as its poor visibility, questionable touch-sensitive panels and cramped interior," said Cars.com reviewer Aaron D....
| Jun 27, 2014
Dear Amy: I am worried about my best friend and her husband. They are always short of cash and do not have any savings. Their electricity has been cut off twice. They've been through numerous cars and have been in trouble with their mortgage company for...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:30 PM
Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, on Thursday unveiled an upgraded passenger version of the Dragon cargo ship NASA buys for resupply runs to the International Space Station.
Rather than parachuting down into the ocean, the new capsule is...
| May 28, 2014
| 4:37 PM
Despite study after study showing that climate change may already be upon us with a host of unpleasant consequences, the public has not developed a sense of urgency about it. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change drew a consensus from scientists...
| May 9, 2014
| 3:46 PM
Americans eager to reduce our reliance on fossil fuels — especially foreign oil — recognize the importance of alternative energy sources. Today, solar panels, fuel cells and combined production of heat and power, or CHP, reflect the move...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:28 PM
The Tesla Model S just became the world's first open-source car.
Elon Musk, chief executive of Tesla Motors Inc., said Thursday that he was opening up the electric car company's patents to all comers.
"Technology leadership is not defined by patents,...
| May 28, 2014
| 5:59 AM
Google is building cars that don't have steering wheels, accelerator pedals or brake pedals, in an ambitious expansion of the Internet company's efforts to develop self-driving cars.
The small electric cars, which seat two passengers, are currently...
| May 12, 2014
| 12:14 PM
Same great hatchback flavor. Now with less fuel!
That’s the theme behind Audi’s forthcoming 2015 A3 Sportback e-tron, a compact hatchback due in early 2015 that will be the first ever plug-in hybrid from the German automaker.
Audi A3 fans...
| May 19, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Toyota plans to discontinue production of electric versions of the RAV4 compact crossover, called the RAV4-EV. The Japanese automaker did not say why it decided to no longer pursue the EV project.
But the company has expressed concerns in the past...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Brooke D’Orsay of “Royal Pains” and writer/producer Greg Coolidge have sold a house in Hollywood Hills West for $2.16 million.
The single-story home, built in 1954, is Midcentury Modern in style with walls of glass, three fireplaces...