| Jan 9, 2014
| 5:37 PM
CARACAS, Venezuela -- Authorities Thursday identified seven suspects arrested in connection with the shooting deaths of former beauty queen Monica Spear and her ex-husband and said some of the victims' personal belongings were recovered.
| Feb 24, 2014
| 7:55 PM
NEW YORK — Making his debut as host of "Late Night" on Monday, Seth Meyers struck a decidedly low-key note in a broadcast that emphasized finely tuned punch lines over star power and razzle-dazzle.
Meyers opened the NBC show by paying tribute to...
| Jul 11, 2013
Monday's column on proper (or improper) procedures for bicycle riding on city strees drew some commentary from both sides of the road. That's not surprising; the topic often ignites emotional debate. Below are some of the responses; this time the...
| Sep 11, 2013
Nissan just announced its redesigned Rogue will go on sale this November with a starting price of $23,350 including destination. That's a significant increase from the 2013's $21,170 starting price but less than the Toyota RAV4 and Honda CR-V. But......
| Aug 3, 2013
It's funny about flat tires: They never seem to occur at a convenient moment. Invariably, you're either headed to an important appointment or coming back after some long, exhausting affair. A blowout isn't going to improve anyone's day, but you......
| Aug 28, 2011
| 3:39 PM
Noah Tyson of Highlonesome
The Poorhouse has been cleaned up for a few years now. Gone are the days when the women’s bathroom would leak foul-smelling water out onto the floor by the back bar. Indeed, the back bar itself is gone, replaced by a...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 3:03 PM
Most people can remember a time when they ran out of gas or had a flat tire on a busy road and were left wondering what to do. Fortunately, a growing variety of roadside services and solutions are available today.
AAA offers annual memberships, car...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 7:42 AM
That spare tire in your trunk may be going the way of the typewriter and transistor radio.
Automakers are selling more cars without an extra wheel to trim weight, boost gas mileage and shave a few bucks off their costs.
What happens if you get a flat?...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 11:55 AM
Some car manufacturers are dumping the spare tire to help their models lose weight and boost their gas mileage, according to this Los Angeles Times story.
The choice to equip cars with flat-fix kits or run-flat tires also lowers the manufacturer's...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 11:13 AM
A man was charged and two Chicago police officers hospitalized after a car and foot chase late Saturday that started with the man firing shots in the Bridgeport neighborhood and ended when his car got a flat on the Far South Side.
| Sep 19, 2011
| 5:26 PM
Six alleged thieves were arrested late Friday after leading police on pursuits throughout the city in separate car thefts, officials said.
Twenty-year-old Mario Calderon of Colton, 22-year-old Isaac Tellez of Los Angeles and three teens, whose names...