| 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....
| Mar 12, 2011
The powerful earthquake and tsunami that slammed northern Japan knocked out car plants and steel mills, stranded thousands in offices and at Disney's resort in Tokyo, and pummeled financial markets in Asia and Europe. But the biggest effect on the world...
| Feb 3, 2011
After a long period of rightsizing, rebuilding and, in the case of General Motors, repaying government loans, the auto industry is back on track. "Development and strategy are taking over from the firefighting of the past 18 to 24 months," says Jeff...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 4:06 PM
In response to the recent tsunami and earthquake in Japan, Marinello Schools of Beauty is holding a Japan Relief Cut-A-Thon in Huntington Beach through Saturday. The school will offer $5 haircuts; all proceeds will be donated to the American Red Cross for...
| Apr 3, 2011
Words & Ideas
Compiled by Grace Krilanovich.
Sikivu Hutchinson: The author of "Moral Combat: Black Atheists, Gender Politics and Value Wars" will discuss and sign her new book. Revolution Books/Libros Revolución, 5726 Hollywood Blvd., L.A. 2 p....
| May 3, 2011
| 11:09 AM
Nissan has won New York's "Taxi of Tomorrow" competition and will supply the city's next generation of cabs, Mayor Bloomberg announced Tuesday.
The Nissan NV200 van features plenty of leg room, durability for the New York's tough roads, low annoyance...
| May 4, 2011
| 10:50 AM
Six years after Natalee Holloway disappeared, her mother is about to appear plentifully on the home screen.
Beth Holloway has continued to probe what happened to her daughter during a high-school graduation trip to Aruba. Just before she launches her own...
| May 30, 2011
Four Volkswagen Models and Three Models from Audi Named to the NADAguides Most Fuel Efficient Vehicles
News Highlights With the national average fuel price currently at $3.85, NADAguides, the leading online provider of vehicle pricing and information,...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 1:44 PM
Usually my husband and I buy used cars. But in 2009 when the government offered a special tax break for new car buyers, we bought a new minivan. The price difference between the new and used models of the vehicle we wanted was small, and the tax write-off...
| Jan 20, 2011
In the supermarket of automobiles, minivans occupy the fruit and vegetable section. Their vehicular nutrition comes from gobs of practicality, with healthy doses of economics and safety mixed in.
But just because they're good for you doesn't make them...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 12:26 PM
Fiona Apple played a short series of promotional shows earlier this year to support her upcoming album. Now, she's launching a full tour for "The Idler Wheel is Wiser" that includes stops in Baltimore and Washington D.C.
Apple's mini-tour, her first...