| May 9, 2012
| 4:02 PM
The Farm Animal Rights Movement will pay you a dollar if you watch a four-minute video of undercover footage.
The video was shot at factory farms and slaughterhouses, and will be used to encourage viewers to adopt a vegan diet.
“Viewers often tear...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 3:14 PM
When 12-year-old Corona del Mar Middle School student Jordan Pratt asked his parents for a trendy new skateboard, he was told that he'd have to work for it, but not by mowing lawns.
Jordan could have his skateboard if he helped Diane Pratt, his mother,...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 1:58 PM
DETROIT (AP) — From mini cars to monster pickups, sales of new cars and trucks surged in June and eased concerns that Americans would be turned off by slower hiring and other scary headlines.
Automakers sold nearly 1.3 million cars and trucks in...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 11:34 AM
Much of the attention surrounding electric vehicles has been focused on cars like the all-electric Nissan Leaf and range-extended Chevrolet Volt. Ford, meanwhile, has developed a model for those who need more hauling capability by equipping its Transit...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 11:42 AM
DETROIT (AP) — U.S. auto sales are off to a strong start this year, continuing their brisk pace from late 2011.
Chrysler had its best January in four years while Toyota got a boost from its new Camry. Volkswagen, which wants to aggressively...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 12:07 AM
"Gas prices are outrageous."
Catherine Bell, a 66-year-old Social Security Administration retiree, was not happy Tuesday as she filled up her Chrysler at a Howard Street BP Amoco gas station in Baltimore. "You'll see when you get to retirement and you're...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 9:09 AM
The afternoon I spent bouncing through Prague on a bicycle seat without springs didn't make for cushy cycling, but it was a memorable ride that combined sightseeing with the thrill of careening through a foreign city behind a fearless, 20-something guide....
| Aug 7, 2012
| 11:51 AM
RICHMOND, Calif. -- A fire at Chevron Corp.’s Richmond oil refinery could cause gas prices to spike around the state, but it is unclear for how long, experts say.
The fire is having an immediate impact on spot prices for the state's expensive blend...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 6:50 AM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- A massive fire that disabled a Chevron refinery Monday in Richmond, Calif. has been extinguished, but the damage the blaze dealt may translate to higher gas prices to Southern California motorists.
The blaze may cause gas...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 7:31 AM
Courtney Rott Jr. has joined the sales staff of Harr Motors in Aberdeen.
He will be selling new cars, vans and trucks from Toyota, Honda, Nissan and Scion as well as used vehicles of all models.
Previously, Rott worked in sales at Cash-Wa, a broadline...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 12:21 PM
Metallic-red wheelchairs with flamed fenders don't mix well with drab mommy-mobile minivans.
But Doug Eaton, among others, intends to make them blend — polishing and pumping up minivans to appeal to young disabled consumers looking for something...