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Ethiopia’s vintage taxis near the end of the road

The country’s taxi drivers are proud of their mid-century Peugeots, but parts are increasingly hard to come by, while modern fuel-efficient cars are out of reach for mostWords and pictures by Duncan M...

Ethiopia’s vintage taxis near the end of the road

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Prague vows to force dangerous imitation vintage cars off the road Czech officials shocked by the ‘cobbled together’ vehicles offered to tourists for sightseeing ridesCzech officials have vowed to force imitation vintage cars offering tourists open-topped sightseeing rides from the streets of Prague after nearly all of them were found to be dangerous and unroadwort...
15:26 2019-08-30

The dream of flying taxis may not be too far off "Mark my words. A combination of airplane and motorcar is coming. You may smile. But it will come," Henry Ford quipped in 1940. Our dreams of cars capable of taking flight at the whim of their driver have been around nearly as long as we've had cars......
22:39 2019-08-20

Geely Wants To Bring Air Taxis To China Thanks to a partnership between Geely and German startup Volocopter, air taxis will apparently be coming to China in the near future so that we can live all of our Blade Runner hovercar dreams. Maybe....
04:26 2019-09-10

Uber will test its flying taxis in Melbourne Uber has chosen the third test city to join Dallas and Los Angeles for its flying taxi trials: Melbourne, Australia. The third location was supposed to be Dubai, but negotiations fell through and prompted the company to look for another site for tria......
14:26 2019-06-12

Alphabet’s Waymo adds Wi-Fi to its driverless taxis Waymo is rolling out amenities to entice riders to use its self-driving taxis, creating a potential route to profitability in a money-losing industry.Read More...
18:52 2019-07-08

Ethiopia Is Growing Out Of Its Classic Peugeot Taxis It’s a cool, misty morning when you land at Bole International Airport in Addis Ababa. You have to get to your hotel in the center of the city, but between you and a bed is eight kilometers of traffic the likes of which you have never seen before. How do you brave the journey? For years, the answer ...
00:00 2019-09-22

Uber unveils its vision of flying taxis Uber presented a grandiose vision of flying vehicles whisking people around cities at its annual flying car conference Tuesday in Washington, DC, a day after a fatal helicopter crash raised safety questions about plans for increased air traffic over cities....
02:00 2019-06-13

Are motorcycle taxis making the Ebola crisis worse? The Congolese trading city of Butembo relies on its ‘taxi-motos’ to keep business running, but the taxi unions are resistant to helping government Ebola efforts – and their bikes could be spreading the diseaseSwarms of motorcycle taxis overloaded with passengers and goods weave their way through tra...
08:13 2019-07-24

Volocopter raises $55 million to commercialize flying taxis German aviation startup Volocopter has raised $55 million in a round of funding led by Geely, as it looks to make urban air taxis a reality by 2022.Read More...
20:26 2019-09-09

Electric taxis — a welcome drop in Nairobi's pool of emissions An electric taxi can travel 150 kilometers on full charge. As the Kenyan capital struggles with air pollution, electric taxis are seen not just as an opportunity for cleaner transport, but also to make money....
03:00 2019-08-25

Waymo will test its self-driving taxis on employees in California Self-driving venture Waymo has been given permission by California authorities to transport people in its robotaxis. According to TechCrunch, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) gave Waymo the green light this week, issuing a permit tha......
01:13 2019-07-04

Geely To Bring Air Taxis To China In Tie-up With DaimlerBacked Volocopter Volocopter, which says it is building the world's first manned, electric and vertical takeoff air taxis, said in a statement on Monday that the other investors in the new funding round include German......
11:52 2019-09-10

Bosch's reworked automotive sensors can help control flying taxis As companies from Boeing and Uber to Lilium work to develop flying taxis, Bosch wants to make the sensors they'll require more accessible. The company says conventional aerospace technology is too expensive and bulky to use in autonomous flying vehic......
09:52 2019-05-22

Paris may offer flying taxis to 2024 Olympics guests You can be sure that transportation will be a nightmare for many people attending the 2024 Paris Olympics, but technology could make it slightly more bearable. Airbus, Aeroports de Paris and the Paris Transport Authority are exploring the feasibilit......
00:00 2019-06-24

GM's self-driving car division postpones launch of robot taxis General Motors is delaying the launch of its self-driving cars, which it had promised to launch in the form of a ride-sharing service this year.       ...
00:01 2019-07-25

Voyage raises $31 million to commercialize community-focused autonomous taxis Voyage, a self-driving car startup spun-out of online education giant Udacity back in 2017, has raised $31 million in a series B round of funding.Read More...
20:52 2019-09-12

How to make a road stop with your family like a pro on your next road trip There's a lost art to doing a road stop. And that's a shame since road trips are a time-honored American tradition.        ...
04:26 2019-06-21

Waymo Tests Wi-Fi in Driverless Taxis Hoping Perks Can Push It Past Rivals Waymo is rolling out amenities to entice riders to use its self-driving taxis, creating a potential route to profitability in a money-losing industry....
19:26 2019-07-08

Waymo tests Wi-Fi in driverless taxis hoping perks can route it past rivals Waymo is rolling out amenities to entice riders to use its self-driving taxis, creating a potential route to profitability in a money-losing industry....
15:00 2019-07-08

Waymo offers free music and WiFi to make its driverless taxis stand out Google's self-driving car project Waymo is looking for ways to distinguish itself in the cut-throat taxi market, where it must compete with ridesharing apps and other self-driving services as well as traditional taxis and public transport. To address......
16:39 2019-07-08

Vintage photos of Madrid's 'La Movida' "Whenever three people share a desire to do something together, a movida is born." This is how Spanish photographer Pablo Pérez-Mínguez encapsulates La Movida Madrileña, the countercultural movement that spawned from Madrid after the end of Francisco Franco's dictatorship in 1975....
16:52 2019-07-05

How To Upgrade The Electronics On A Vintage Formula One Car Think about old PC games you used to play back in 1997. You wouldn’t be able to boot that up now, and you especially wouldn’t be able to use your modern computer to operate the exact same game. It’s a pretty similar standard when it comes to F1 cars. If you want to play that game, something needs to...
23:00 2019-08-14

I Need a Cool Vintage SUV For A Reasonable Price! What Car Should I Buy? Ann lives in New York City and loves her Mini Cooper roadster, but often she shuttles around her sister-in-law, her large boyfriend and a big dog. She is looking for a cool and vintage SUV for under $15,000. What car should she buy?...
21:26 2019-05-30

New York jewelry store heist suspects tried to escape in taxis – but were refused pickups, report says The trio of armed robbers wanted for swiping an estimated $4 million in jewelry from a New York City store in a brazen, broad daylight robbery, attempted to make their getaway by hailing a taxi — but they reportedly couldn't find a cab driver who would stop to pick them up....
00:00 2019-08-29

Saudi prince wants to build a 'Jetsons-style' city with flying taxis and an artificial moon Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is crafting plans to build a city-state on the edge of his kingdom that outdoes any urban center in existence in opulence and technology....
20:13 2019-07-31

FOCUS-Waymo tests Wi-Fi in driverless taxis hoping perks can route it past rivals Waymo is rolling out amenities to entice riders to use its self-driving taxis, creating a potential route to profitability in a money-losing industry....
12:52 2019-07-08

Going for gold: great vintage sporting posters Some of the world’s finest artists turned their hand to sports posters in the 20th century. Some of the best are up for auction next week, along with some charming old adverts for holiday destinations from Bermuda to NewquayAt Swann Auction Galleries, New York, 7 August Continue reading......
08:39 2019-08-01

Non to retro! The Parisian guide to vintage fashion Want to get the Left Bank look without buying new clothes? Marie Blanchet, CEO of the go-to brand for celebrities’ secondhand dresses, explains howThe catwalk season has begun, and there is a new It girl in town. She is Parisian, with dark hair that tumbles in that photogenically messy way that only...
18:52 2019-09-11

Going for gold: vintage sporting and summer posters Some of the world’s finest artists turned their hand to sports posters in the 20th century. Some of the best are up for auction next week, along with some charming old adverts for holiday destinations from Bermuda to NewquayAt Swann Auction Galleries, New York, 7 August Continue reading......
09:39 2019-08-04

Every Vintage European Car Needs a Set of Magnesium Cromodora Stars Just as manners maketh man, wheels maketh car. No car is complete or correct without the right set of wheels. There exist several cars which are best known for the wheels they wear, and it wouldn’t do to change them, but many others can be elevated well beyond their station with a proper set of afte...
23:26 2019-07-21

Robinson Cano, Better Than Vintage, Hits 3 Homers in Mets’ Win Mired in his worst offensive season in the majors, Cano had what might have been the best game of his 15-year career. “It sort of feels good,” he said....
06:13 2019-07-24

Can you guess the British city from the vintage travel poster? Leeds or Llandudno? Can you tell these popular destinations from their marketing material?Which city or town is this?BournemouthBrightonBognorWhich city or town is this?PortsmouthNewcastleGlasgowWhich city or town is this?NorwichNottinghamNewportWhich city or town is this?DurhamEdinburghOxfordWhich ...
21:13 2019-05-22

Vintage Tour de France heading for thrilling finale "With only five days of actual racing left, there is still no clear front runner in this year\u0027s Tour de France, making it the most open and exciting competition in 30 years."...
16:39 2019-07-22

Watch Some Totally Awesome Vintage Racing Live Right Now This year marks the inaugural running of the Sonoma Speed Festival. While it is a brand new event, I am stunned at both the level of preparation of the event, and the high quality of racing cars that have been hauled to wine country for a good bit of vintage motorsport. And the best part is, you can...
20:52 2019-06-01

Vintage Federer holds off Nadal to reach Wimbledon final Even for the two players vying for the title of GOAT (Greatest of All Time) it was perhaps greedy to expect them to produce a blockbuster to compare with their previous duel at Wimbledon....
00:26 2019-07-13

Vintage Porsche race car sparks dual claims of authenticity A vintage Porsche built nearly 50 years ago has a doppelganger — and the owners of both cars claim theirs is the real deal. A racer and a collector are squaring off in Manhattan Federal Court over their competing rides, both 911 RSR prototypes. Porsche built just eight of them in 1973. Jacob Shalit,...
06:39 2019-07-21

North Macedonia firm plugs vintage minis into electric age In the North Macedonian capital Skopje, a small light blue car, reminiscent of bygone Communist times, silently zips through the streets in the first major attempt in the Balkan country to produce its own electric vehicle....
15:52 2019-06-19

UK Brand Trolled For Selling Kurtas As "Vintage Boho Dresses" A British brand has met with unsparing criticism online for selling "vintage, boho dresses". The reason - many people couldn't help but notice that the 'dresses' look a lot like traditional Indian......
12:52 2019-09-13

Vintage planes soar over Lady Liberty in spectacular display This thrilling photo shows a squadron of World War II planes accompanying a DC-3 across New York Harbor — with Lady Liberty herself appearing to wave them through with her torch. The planes were en route to Long Island Saturday, for the 16th Annual Bethpage Air Show. The show, at Jones Beach S...
09:26 2019-05-26

Mentoring His Much Younger Bruins Teammates Is Vintage Zdeno Chara At 42, Chara is 14 years older than Boston’s next oldest defenseman, and he will be seeking his second title with the Bruins when the Stanley Cup finals start on Monday....
07:52 2019-05-26

Swiss raise a glass to winegrowers in rare vintage festival Switzerland uncorked a once-in-a-generation celebration of its winemakers on Thursday, with fancy dress, alpine horns, cows and dancers kicking off a festival that dates back to the 18th century....
16:39 2019-07-18

Vintage photos capture the mischief of East Germany's youth Photography from German Democratic Republic -- otherwise known as East Germany -- has received limited exposure in the art world, not least due to the strict limitations imposed by the former authoritarian state....
21:13 2019-07-11

Vintage Capital Presses for Auction of Red Robin Burger Chain Private-equity firm Vintage Capital Management said it is willing to pay $40 a share for Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and called on the restaurant chain to launch a review of strategic alternatives....
23:52 2019-06-13

AZIO’s gorgeous Iris keyboard is inspired by vintage cameras AZIO is a company that makes keyboards that look as good as they feel when you type on them, and at Computex it was showing off the prototype for its next device. The AZIO Iris draws inspiration from the design of old-fashioned rangefinder cameras, f......
18:00 2019-05-29

Road-tripping couple 'just enjoying life to the full' found dead on the side of the road Chynna Noelle Deese, 24, and Lucas Robertson Fowler, 23, were on a road trip in Canada when police believe they were murdered.        ...
12:26 2019-07-21

Porto call: a classic 1930s townhouse packed with vintage finds This Portuguese home is carefully furnished with heirlooms – each with a story to tellYou won’t find anything contemporary in Juan de Mayoralgo’s Porto home-turned-guesthouse. The pieces in his handsome townhouse are full of memories, including family hand-me-downs such as a bedroom cupboard once us...
14:00 2019-08-10

O, for a draught of vintage: Keats House scraps plan to sell alcohol Hampstead museum where poet once lived drops plans following objections from locals“Give me books, French wine, fruit, fine weather and a little music played out of doors by somebody I do not know,” the Romantic poet John Keats wrote in a letter to his sister, Fanny, 200 years ago in August 1819.His...
20:39 2019-09-14

Vintage plane helps carry aid to devastated Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian The island of Great Abaco in the Bahamas has no power and a fuel shortage has slowed relief and recovery efforts. However, aid continues to pour in.        ...
20:00 2019-09-08

Masked ‘TV Head’ serial-pranksters left vintage TVs in front of 60 residences and nobody knows why About 60 residents in a Virginia neighborhood awoke Sunday morning to find vintage TV sets had been left on their property. Footage obtained from several homeowners’ security cameras show a person wearing a mask in the shape of a TV casually setting the appliances down and walking away. Police belie...
07:00 2019-08-14

Inside the black (cherry) market of vintage Kool-Aid packet collectors When you’re in the mood for Kool-Aid, you can walk into a grocery store and chose from about 20 different flavor packets all priced at about a quarter a piece. However, if you’re in the market for some quintessentially classic, high-grade, “Oh Yeah!”-era Kool-Aid, you’ll have to enter the fruit-flav...
00:39 2019-06-08

From Ginger Meggs to fighter jets: vintage Australian toys – in pictures Luke Jones has been collecting Australian toys since his first purchase at a 1983 auction – when he was just nine years old. The collection of vintage Australian toys he’s amassed since then, featured in his new hardcover book, is peerless. ‘While I strive to find the toys in the best original condi...
18:13 2019-07-16

A Vintage Toyota Corolla SR-5 Drag Car Isn't the Weirdest Thing You'll Find in Brooklyn Today it’s not hard to think of Japanese auto companies being periodic specialists in high-revving, fun, little cars. But back in the ‘70s that was still something of a new concept. We went looking for a bit of that history in Williamsburg, and found a lot more, too....
20:39 2019-06-18

As nuclear weapons risk escalates, debate grows about 'vintage' US arsenal The threat of nuclear weapons being deployed is now at its highest point since the conclusion the World War ll, a top United Nations security expert cautioned this week, calling the matter an “urgent” one that requires global attention....
21:39 2019-05-23

Photos: Atari, Unix, ENIAC, and more from Vintage Computer Festival East 2019 Unix co-inventor Ken Thompson and Atari hardware engineer Joe Decuir were the keynote speakers at the Vintage Computer Festival East 2019. See photos of cool vintage tech on display at the event....
15:13 2019-05-21

Kevin Hart suffers 'major back injury' in Malibu vintage car crash Actor and comedian a passenger in 1970 Plymouth BarracudaHart and driver taken to hospitals, highway patrol saysThe actor and comedian Kevin Hart has been injured in the crash of a vintage car in the hills above Malibu. A California highway patrol collision report said the 40-year-old Hart was a pas...
06:26 2019-09-02

Coach designer Stuart Vevers on his fall essentials — from vintage bags to dinosaur stickers Like many of the handbags he’s designed, Stuart Vevers personifies “It.” After kicking off his career at Calvin Klein, followed by accessory-design gigs at Bottega Veneta, Givenchy and Louis Vuitton, as well as creative-director takeovers at Mulberry and Loewe, it’s safe to say that Vevers, 45, know...
15:39 2019-09-11

Potential buyer turns test drive for vintage $2.2 million Ferrari into grand theft auto A man answering an advertisement turned up for a sales appointment Monday and then sped off in the $2.2 million vintage Ferrari.        ...
00:39 2019-05-22

Latest Returned 1MDB Loot Includes a Vintage King Kong Poster and a Basquiat Drawing A vintage French “King Kong” poster, a Jean-Michel Basquiat drawing, and several luxury watches are among the latest haul of returned treasures that were allegedly bought with money stolen from the Malaysian 1MDB state fund. “Wolf of Wall Street” producer Joey McFarland agree...
09:26 2019-07-16

French thieves steal over half a million dollars worth of vintage wines from Michelin restaurant: reports Thieves in Paris made off with at least 150 bottles of wine, estimated at over half a million dollars, Monday after police say they cut a hole into the wine cellar of Michelin rated restaurant. ...
19:26 2019-07-03

Stunning vintage photos show Tower Bridge through the decades, from its construction in 1894 to a landmark on London's modern skyline Spectacular vintage photographs show how Tower Bridge has endured over the years as its surroundings on the River Thames and its banks have changed through time....
10:00 2019-06-30

BTS singer RM teams up with Lil Nas X for 'Old Town Road' remix: 'Seoul Town Road' RM from the South Korean boy band BTS and Lil Nas X dropped a new remix of the hit song "Old Town Road" to the surprise of fans.        ...
18:39 2019-07-31

How Best to Air Down Your Tires When You're Off-Road We generally think of underinflated tires as a bad thing, as it can wear out your tires more quickly on pavement and cost you fuel mileage. Off-road, it’s a whole different story, and in many, if not all, situations you’ll want some measure of underinflation. Just how much depends on what you’re doi...
03:52 2019-05-24

Auburn's Nix day preps for road Auburn freshman quarterback Bo Nix is preparing for his first true road game, at No. 17 Texas A&M. He recalls a playoff start as an eighth-grader. (Sept. 17)        ...
13:52 2019-09-18

Road to regret: the cars we should have kept Some departures left a huge whole in our heart, others just in our bank account... Every car enthusiast’s life is punctuated by motors loved and lost. Autocar’s staff and contributors ruminate on their most painful goodbyes Like keen fishermen, Autocar's writers are often spinning yarns about "th...
08:39 2019-08-04

Aly & AJ hit road with new EP during acting break Aly & AJ are on a break from acting, not music. The dual-threat duo are on the road in support of their new five-song EP "Sanctuary," a record the sisters say reflects a more mature and introspective outlook (June 3)        ...
00:13 2019-06-04

The long road to being a pro footballer Germany's youth teams have been having trouble qualifying for major international tournaments in recent years. So what is at the root of the problem and what is being done to try to correct the issue?...
01:00 2019-06-16

I Need an Off-Road Ride to Tow Behind My RV That Isn't a Jeep! What Car Should I Buy? Ron is looking for a vehicle to flat-tow behind his RV that has AWD/4WD and isn’t too heavy. He really does not want a Jeep, but he does have a fairly healthy budget of around $30,000 to spend. What car should he buy?...
19:52 2019-07-18

Pet-friendly road trips across the U.S. These are some of the most pet-friendly destinations in the U.S., so pack up your furry friend and hit the road for a howling good time.       ...
04:52 2019-06-20

The Ripper ATV Is An Off-Road Scooter The Ripper ATV looks like a cross between agricultural equipment and something you might see toddling around an airport, but it’d be more accurately described as a backcountry Bird scooter. You can’t start it with an app, but it does look like more fun than walking....
12:26 2019-08-06

How to hit the road in your RV and save money along the way An RV road trip is a great way to see the country while enjoying some of the comforts of home, too. That costs money, but there are ways to save.        ...
20:26 2019-05-25

Ford C-segment off-road crossover Ford executives have vowed to introduce "authentic off-roaders" to better compete with brands such as Jeep, and this vehicle, slotting between the EcoSport and Escape, will be one of them....
21:39 2019-07-17

Powell Co. Road Reopens After Mudslide POWELL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– An early morning mudslide destroyed a Powell County woman’s home Monday. The mudslide collapsed on her Northbend Road home. The elderly woman was rescued, but Powell County officials say that the incident was so significant, they kept the road shut down for m...
04:00 2019-06-22

You've Got to Love Seeing an E39 BMW M5 With 409,000 Miles Still Doing Road Trips The E39 BMW M5, the simply-styled V8 super sedan from the early 2000s, is almost universally appreciated by car enthusiasts. Its look is timeless and it lives in a technological sweet spot that includes convenient modernizations without losing what you might call “soul.” Here’s what one looks like w...
03:52 2019-07-02

Lil Nas X’s ‘Old Town Road’ inspires mostly nonverbal boy ATLANTA (AP) — An Atlanta rapper’s take on country music has inspired a mostly nonverbal autistic boy in Minnesota to sing. Lil Nas X has found huge success with the song, “Old Town Road.” It has sparked controversy , spawned a clothing line, got his collaborator Billy Ray Cyrus a ...
00:00 2019-06-09

Defenseless Mets just fundamentally bad on road ATLANTA — You can do a lot in 80 days, including go around the world, back when it wasn’t as easy to go around the world. Here is what the Mets haven’t been able to do and it will be at least 80 days by the time the four-game series in Chicago against the Cubs......
10:13 2019-06-20

Six facts about ‘Old Town Road’ rapper Lil Nas X He’s got the horses in the back, but when it comes to the charts, there’s no doubt that Lil Nas X is the front-runner. The Atlanta, Georgia, native has taken the music industry by storm with his breakout Billy Ray Cyrus collaboration, “Old Town Road,” but how much do y’...
18:26 2019-07-31

Crash blocks SB I-19 near San Xavier Road TUCSON – Southbound traffic on Interstate-19 is experiencing some delays after a crash occurred Tuesday afternoon near San Xavier Road. According to officials, the incident is blocking the southbound left lane of the I-19 before San Xavier Road. It is unclear if the incident had any effect on ...
10:52 2019-08-07

Information Builders: The road ahead As one of the few software companies that has lasted 40+ years, Information Builders is at the beginning of a major generation change that is already impacting the company inside and out. Where should it go from here?...
16:00 2019-06-07

This Is Why Mitsubishi Deserves a Better Off-Road Reputation The Mitsubishi Montero suffers from also-ran syndrome in the United States; it doesn’t enjoy the level of nostalgic love people have for the Ford Bronco or Toyota Land Cruiser. But Mitsubishi’s SUV basically dominated the Dakar Rally, arguably the toughest event in off-road racing, longer than anyon...
03:26 2019-06-07

5G reveals the road to self-driving vehicles The UK’s connected and automated mobility (CAM) industry is working on a jigsaw puzzle of challenges which stand between us and getting self-driving vehicles on the road, in meaningful numbers, safely. The development of 5G network connectivity is a key piece of this puzzle as it allows new p...
23:39 2019-08-09

Ina Road project is officially completed TUCSON – Drivers have seen construction at Ina Road and Interstate 10 for more than two years. About two months ago, the ramps opened up. Now the entire project is done. INA ROAD: I have great news this morning!! Tune into @KVOA for an update on the Ina/I-10 project. @ArizonaDOT pic.twitter.c...
15:39 2019-06-20

Green laning: driving off-road in the UK Features 4 Aug, 2019 There are miles and miles of green lanes to explore up and down the country, so we join a GLASS guide for a true off-road adventure...
01:52 2019-08-05

The Big Obstacle on the Road to Electric Vehicles The lithium-ion battery is a complex industrial product, not just another component in the consumer electronics supply chain. This inconvenient truth is a major obstacle on the global auto industry’s road to an electric future....
21:26 2019-07-18

One Taken To Hospital After Harrodsburg Road Crash LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– One person was taken to the hospital after a crash on Harrodsburg Road at Military Pike. Police say that there is no word on the extent of that person’s injuries. The crash happened just after 5 p.m. The road was shut down for about an hour. The post One Taken To...
02:52 2019-06-13

40 electric cars you'll see on the road by 2025 Rimac While electric vehicles aren't posting big sales numbers yet, auto companies are making significant investments in them. Both new and traditional car manufacturers plan to release electric vehicles in the coming years. Some of the vehicles have specs and tech features that exceed most gas-pow...
08:39 2019-07-11

The Matildas' long road to success Sometimes, the only way to get noticed is to be controversial, to be out of the ordinary. Stir it up, cause a fuss, rip up the rule book and watch the masses react....
22:26 2019-06-03

Road Risk: Driving While High New statistics released estimate millions of Americans are hitting the highway while high. A report from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety says nearly 15 million Americans admit to driving within an hour of using marijuana. “Drivers have a disconnect in terms of the impairing effects on ma...
01:01 2019-06-21

The long road to 'greener' steel Everyone is talking about the dangers of man-made carbon. Yet getting businesses to get it out of the environment is a Herculean task. Still new CO2 mitigating production ideas may be around the corner for steelmakers....
18:52 2019-07-31

Uber's IPO Was Just a Bump in the Road, Top Executive Says Uber staff remain focused on global expansion following last month’s initial public offering, said Brooks Entwistle, the company’s chief international business officer....
15:26 2019-06-14

The 15 ultimate summer road trips With so much to explore, 24/7 Tempo planned out the 15 ultimate summer road trips to bring you to the far reaches of the American landscape.       ...
15:39 2019-07-22

On The Road With Tanya Gold: The VW T-Cross "Ah, it is pretty, this tall Polo, now called a T-Cross, which doesn’t drag, or bounce forward to 20mph in first gear like my current car, a VW Fox, which no one has heard of, and which my mother bought me for £900 from her hairdresser..."...
22:00 2019-07-31

FC Tucson picks up road victory GREENSVILLE, SOUTH CAROLINA – FC Tucson won the 2nd game of their 6-matchup roadstand 3-1 against Greenville Triumph SC.  Here’s highlights from our weekend sportscast:...
07:13 2019-07-22

The road starts to get a bit more difficult for USWNT In the Women’s World Cup, the U.S. has gone from favorites and defending champs to hated targets. All it took was a 13-0 opening humiliation of outmanned Thailand, each goal punctuated by its own celebration. If the Americans weren’t ensured of getting their opponents’ best, they are now, starting w...
17:52 2019-06-16

Top 10 best 4x4s and off-road cars 2019 Where we're going, we don't need roads; these ten 4x4s are capable on just about any surface Creating a definitive list of the ‘best’ off-roaders is something of a fool’s errand (although, as you can see, that hasn’t stopped us from trying). Even if you pin down the basic parameters for comparison ...
20:52 2019-06-10

Egypt says 14 killed in road accident CAIRO (AP) — Egypt says a car crash has left 14 people dead and 10 others injured in the capital, Cairo. The county’s ambulance authority said in a statement the accident took place Wednesday when two microbuses crashed on a highway in the southern suburb of Helwan. The statement says the inju...
16:52 2019-06-12

A Road Trip Down Route 66 Is Corny, But It's Also Necessary It’s a fading, crumbling snapshot of America as aspiring industrial superpower and as self-contained promised land. It’s part self-promotion, part nostalgia and all variety of landmarks, roadside attractions and stunning natural scenery. The sum of all its parts is a story—a story about leisure, esc...
05:39 2019-08-10

Mirror Cameras Are On The Road In Europe And I Still Don't Get Why Walking around the Frankfurt Motor Show this week, there were Audi E-tron shuttles zooming around to ferry attendees between the press room and the far reaches of the show. Like many E-trons in the European market, these ones had the camera-based mirrors that automakers have been putting on concept ...
08:52 2019-09-15

Four Hospitalized After New Circle Road Crash LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Four people are in the hospital Sunday morning after a crash on New Circle Road. The collision happened around 1 a.m., police say that it appears alcohol and speed may have played a role in the crash. They say that the car the four were in was travelling on New Circle ...
18:39 2019-06-02

Road tripping? Must-see attractions in every state Road trips can be one of the best ways to experience the diversity of American landscapes and cultures. Check out the must-see roadside attractions.        ...
15:13 2019-05-22

The Diamondbacks Keep the Mets Reeling on the Road Merrill Kelly struck out 10 and Ketel Marte hit a 482-foot home run, helping Arizona give the Mets their 17th loss in their past 21 away from Citi Field....
03:13 2019-06-03

FC ends 6-game road swing with a tie TUCSON – FC Tucson ended a 6 game road swing by with a tie at South Georgia Tormenta FC.  The final score was 1-1.  FC Tucson will host Orlando City B on Saturday, August 24th. Here’s more from FC Tucson’s game against the Tormenta FC: ...
04:00 2019-08-20

Fiat Chrysler, Renault Are on the Right Road Big personalities get in the way of big merger agreements. A tie-up between Fiat Chrysler and Renault has a better chance of succeeding than most such proposals because both companies have lost larger-than-life bosses over the past year....
21:01 2019-05-27

What's Your Go-To Snack For a Long Road Trip? I do a lot of driving. Enough driving that I think I’ve got a pretty good handle on eating on the road. The sad fast food offerings at every highway exit are enticing when you’re craving empty calories, but while it’s a lot of energy for not a lot of dough, it’s just... uuuuuuuuugggggggggghhhhh. You...
03:00 2019-05-31

China’s Belt and Road Is Getting a Reboot. Here’s Why By many accounts, China’s Belt and Road Initiative has been a monumental success: Since 2013 more than 130 countries have signed deals or expressed interest in projects geared to spurring trade along routes reminiscent of the ancient Silk Road. The World Bank estimates some $575 billion worth of rai...
13:52 2019-08-14

Ford Off-road compact crossover The so-called Baby Bronco, Ford's rugged, off-road counterpart to the more refined Escape, is to begin production in Hermosillo in mid-2020 and go on sale that year....
07:00 2019-08-31

The Long Road to Injury Recovery As I ate my breakfast on a tree stump by the trailhead after my run, I finally saw that I was on my way, and that there’s no shame in taking the time I need to get there....
15:26 2019-08-17

The unsung designer who put 60M cars on the road Few other designers have been as influential as Giorgetto Giugiaro in shaping modern automobiles. In a career spanning 64 years he has designed some of the most successful and influential cars in history, ranging from one-of-a-kind exotics to mass market utility vehicles....
07:26 2019-08-28

Road Tripping With Diana Kennedy The 96-year-old cookbook author took an 800-mile drive from her home in Mexico up to Texas to donate her personal archives, half a century of research, to a university. Tejal Rao rode along....
14:39 2019-05-21

Sheriff to birdwatchers: Please pull off the road SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. (AP) — A sheriff in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is asking birdwatchers not to leave their cars parked in the middle of a road while they take off on foot in pursuit of a feathered find. Chippewa County Sheriff Michael Bitnar posted “safety tips” on his depart...
21:26 2019-05-23

Africa's road to free trade Thursday sees the creation of the world's largest free trade zone, the AfCFTA. Over 20 African nations are joining an association that in the final analysis will be modeled on the European Union's single market....
17:00 2019-05-29

Why The Cadillac CT6 Is A Nearly Perfect Road Trip Car The Cadillac CT6 is the automaker’s flagship sedan, loaded up with power, American luxury and General Motors’ most advanced semi-autonomous driving tech to date. We find ourselves wishing more people bought it, because it’s kind of a hidden gem not enough buyers know about....
04:39 2019-08-14

British cigarettes, a body in the road: memories of D-Day It is the sounds and smell of war that are indelibly imprinted in the memory of Yves Faucon, who was 12 when allied troops landed in Normandy and set about driving Nazi Germany's forces out of France....
08:52 2019-05-28

Mets top Marlins to earn road series win Two of the New York Mets' All-Stars led the struggling Mets to their first road series win since early April with Sunday's 6-2 victory over the Miami Marlins....
04:52 2019-07-15

Road statistics reveal so much about LA’s underrated offense Major League Baseball wants to keep the nation’s eyes glued to TVs (or other devices) on the heels of this week’s Home Run Derby and All-Star Game. That’s why the defending world champion Boston Red Sox are scheduled to host the Los Angeles Dodgers in a broadcast friendly World Series rematch. Satur...
23:13 2019-07-13

Indebted IL&FS Gets Binding Bids For 10 Road Assets IL&FS, a major infrastructure financing and construction company, collapsed late last year after a series of defaults that triggered fear of contagion in India's financial sector and forced the......
19:52 2019-08-31

Freshened 2020 Lexus GX 460 gets new look, off-road toys The midcycle makeover for the Japanese brand's most rugged three-row SUV seeks to add to its appearance as well as its safety features, the on- and off-road....
13:13 2019-06-18

Joe Cordina – The hard road to making it look easy Joe Cordina also explains why Luke Campbell does have the attributes needed to beat Lomachenko The post Joe Cordina – The hard road to making it look easy appeared first on Boxing News....
17:26 2019-08-31

Road once adopted by KKK is sponsored by gay pride group NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) — A stretch of road on Florida’s Gulf Coast that was adopted by the Ku Klux Klan 25 years ago is now being sponsored by a gay rights group. Pasco Pride recently adopted the stretch of Moon Lake Road in New Port Richey. WUSF in Tampa reports that the KKK adopted the 1...
17:13 2019-06-17

MLB roundup: Twins set road home run record Jake Cave hit two home runs, and C.J. Cron homered, doubled and drove in three runs as the visiting Minnesota Twins jumped out to a 9-0 lead and then cruised to a 10-5 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday afternoon....
11:26 2019-08-30

On the trail of the unexpected – a road trip around Albania Strange, ancient and beautiful, there’s much to discover amid the cultural crossroads of a country that provides a real adventureWas it a wolf? As our car swung round yet another tight bend deep in the Albanian countryside, a gangly, shaggy creature watched from the edge. No doubt it was, as we had ...
09:52 2019-07-21

Fatal Crash Blocks Jessamine Co. Road JESSAMINE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Officials say that a fatal crash is blocking Ky-1267. The crash has blocked all lanes of the road between West Brannon Road and Delaney Ferry Road. Emergency units and utility crews on the scene are directing traffic. The post Fatal Crash Blocks Jessamine Co. Ro...
03:00 2019-05-28

Road Trip Pro Tip: Make Your Own Owner's Manual for Your Car All my cars are all old; most are missing user’s manuals. My phone’s huge and expensive so I hate taking it out of my pocket, especially near car work. But I can never remember which car takes which oil, where the Zerk fittings are, and other small-but-significant details. So I make my own reference...
18:00 2019-07-04

Don't go on the road without these essential tech gadgets Summer is just around the corners and USA TODAY's Jefferson Graham gives his six essential tech gadgets you should not leave home without.        ...
20:13 2019-05-23

Saddle Up: Lil Nas X Is Going to Remix ‘Old Town Road’ Till He Can’t No More Just when you thought you were tired of “Old Town Road,” Lil Nas X has dropped yet another remix that threatens to give the 14-week number 1 an even longer run at the top of the Billboard Hot 100. This time, Young Thug and Mason Ramsey (you know him as the Walmart yodeling boy) hopped on the viral h...
00:00 2019-07-13

There is Nothing Quite So Unpredictable As Mazda MX-5 Cup Racing at Road America There is little in racing more incongruous than putting an entire swarm of relatively low-power Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup cars out on the long-straights of Wisconsin’s famed race course. This just shouldn’t work, the track is usually seen as one that rewards big power and even bigger cubic inch...
07:26 2019-06-28

Sieren’s China: A rocky silk road The West still regards China’s "New Silk Road" project with distrust but many countries are benefiting from Chinese investments, says DW’S Frank Sieren....
23:39 2019-09-20

Gutierrez scores, Sporting KC gets road win 1-0 over Crew COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Felipe Gutierrez scored early in the second half and Tim Melia made four saves to give Sporting Kansas City its first road win of the season, 1-0 over the Columbus Crew on Sunday. Gutierrez was just a couple steps off the goal line unmarked for the easy header on a short cross ...
05:39 2019-06-24

It's Hard To Look Tough When You Road Rage On A Scooter A group of middle-aged people riding scooters and bicycles in Denver, Colorado went full-on road rage on each other over who knows what, and video of the incident that’s as comical as it is depressing made its way onto local news. It looks like we’re getting a preview of a future South Park episode....
10:00 2019-09-17

Americans hitting the road over Memorial Day Weekend A record number of Americans will kick off the summer with a road trip this Memorial Day Weekend. AAA predicted 43 million Americans will head out of town for the long weekend. The majority are expected to drive to their weekend getaway. Despite rising gas prices, 37.6 million Americans will load up...
16:52 2019-05-21

How the Volkswagen ID R conquered China's toughest road Pikes Peak also has bumps but, compared to the Big Gate Road, it’s a flat autobahn We watched the blistering electric racer set another record on one of the world’s most spectacular mountain roads The Volkswagen ID R was always going to set a new hill record on Tianmen Mountain’s Big Gate Road. O...
21:39 2019-09-21

Three dead after SUV veers off road on Long Island Three people were killed when their car veered off a Long Island road on Monday night, police said. The SUV was traveling on Mount Sinai-Coram Road in Mount Sinai at about 11 p.m. when it swerved off the road and slammed into a utility pole, according to police. After the collision, the vehicle erup...
09:39 2019-07-09

From Nazis to Hippies: It’s The End of the Road for the Volkswagen Beetle (FRANKFURT, Germany) — Volkswagen is halting production of the last version of its Beetle model this week at its plant in Puebla, Mexico. It’s the end of the road for a vehicle that has symbolized many things over a history spanning eight decades since 1938. It has been: a part of German...
06:00 2019-07-10

Video: 2019 BMW X3 M driven on road & X4 M on track M Division's two-pronged attack on the hot SUV establishment get driven on road and on track - are they true M cars? The BMW M Division has expanded its fast SUV model portfolio with a couple of closely related alternatives to the Porsche Macan and Mercedes-AMG GLC 63: they are the new X3 M Competi...
20:52 2019-06-21

How to make a road stop like a pro on your next family trip There's a lost art to doing a road stop. And that's a shame since road trips are a time-honored American tradition.       ...
19:52 2019-06-21

Why Siberia Drives on the Wrong Side of the Road It’s the early 1990s. A Toyota Sprinter is wedged half-way onto a cargo ship. Its rear axle floats in the air, hovering above the Sea of Japan. A few dozen more second-hand cars from Japan are stuffed onto the vessel, some more precariously than others....
19:26 2019-07-10

Six UAE servicemen killed in Yemen road accident Six soldiers from the United Arab Emirates were killed in a road collision, state news agency WAM reported on Friday, in an incident that Yemeni officials said had occurred earlier this week on a road between Yemen's Shabwa and Hadramout regions....
20:26 2019-09-13

At least 30 dead as bus plunges off Indian mountain road At least 30 people were killed and 37 injured when a bus plunged off a road in India's hilly northern state of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday, a government official said....
19:00 2019-06-20

Opinion: End of the road for the International Motor Show German Chancellor Angela Merkel opened Frankfurt's IAA motor show, likely for the last time. Not because her mandate is nearing an end, but because the car industry as we know it is history, says DW's Henrik Böhme....
18:52 2019-09-13

The Off-Road EV Series Extreme E Is Looking Straight-Up Stacked Extreme E—the all-electric SUV racing series aiming to be something like an eco-friendly rally in the wildest climates—isn’t starting its inaugural championship season until 2021. But the series has already started announcing its driver program lineup, and, holy shit, it is chock full of world champ...
07:39 2019-09-13

Tucson area road construction picking up TUCSON – With millions of dollars in taxes coming in road construction is starting to heat up around Tucson. According to regional traffic officials, more than 30 projects are currently underway, with another 200 planned. Below is an accounting of all the roadway construction projects currentl...
11:39 2019-05-23

Here's when NOT to hit the road for a Fourth of July trip Planning on vacationing somewhere for the long Fourth of July weekend? Here's when traffic will be the absolute worst.       ...
18:26 2019-07-01

Lil Nas X's Old Town Road sets new record for most weeks at No 1 in the US Rapper’s breakthrough hit smashes Billboard record set by Mariah Carey’s One Sweet Day’ more than 20 years agoLil Nas X has broken Mariah Carey’s 23-year-old record for most weeks at No 1 with his viral country-trap song Old Town Road.The breakthrough rapper smashed the record this week when the tra...
18:00 2019-07-31

Watching paint dry with Britain's road markers Hitex International is part of a £270m a-year industry Road markings are just paint that you slap on the road, right? Wrong. Very, very wrong, as we find out White lines, yellow lines, rumble strips… We take them for granted but the material they’re made from is designed to operate in some of the...
18:13 2019-06-01

Exec warns of too much public road AV testing Robbie Miller says auto and tech companies testing self-driving technology are causing crashes at rates higher than human drivers and endangering motorists and pedestrians....
14:26 2019-08-19

It’s the end of the road for Google’s excellent Trips mobile app Another day, another Google product being shuttered. This time, it’s Trips, the travel app that automatically created plans for your holidays in a simple, beautiful interface. Why, Google, why? Earlier this week, Android Police spotted code in the Android app that hinted at its impending doom; subse...
15:26 2019-06-05

Road to 2022 World Cup begins in Mongolia The long road to the 2022 World Cup finals begins in the footballing backwaters of Mongolia on Thursday as the first games that count towards qualification for Qatar are hosted in Asia....
18:39 2019-06-04

Spain road trip: Granada to Almería The Alhambra marks the start of a drive taking in historic cities, a river valley and mountains – and ends in Almería’s spaghetti western desertGranada is dominated by its mighty Moorish fortress, the Alhambra. Book ahead and visit early, at its least-crowded, and then spend the afternoon meandering...
12:52 2019-08-07

When Lil Nas X Took Off, So Did Street Signs on a Real Old Town Road The signs for Old Town Rd. in Wellesley, Mass., keep getting stolen. The town is waiting for the song’s popularity to die down before replacing them....
18:00 2019-08-13

End of the road for Volkswagen's self-driving Aurora deal Volkswagen has ended its partnership with self-driving car software firm Aurora, two days after the Silicon Valley start-up said it would build autonomous platforms for commercial vehicles with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles....
02:52 2019-06-12

A truck without a cab and driver takes to the road in Sweden A truck without a cab or driver is now being tested on a public road in Sweden, mixing with other traffic as it moves goods around an industrial zone....
22:26 2019-06-04

Kitten Found Abandoned On Rural Road POWELL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – A kitten is recovering after he was found dumped on a country road. Animal advocates say this happens all too often. Teresa Stidham works part time at the Powell County Animal Shelter. She says her husband just happened to drive on a rural county road, and spotted...
03:00 2019-06-10

The Music Executive Behind the Country-Rap Hit 'Old Town Road' The unconventional pairing of rapper Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus is the latest example of the genre-blurring, streaming-focused approach of Ron Perry, the 40-year-old head of Columbia Records....
14:52 2019-05-31

Deutsche Bank's uncertain road to recovery The German lender is planning to cut thousands of jobs and shed whole business lines as part of a major reorganization. Analysts say cost cutting alone is not going to rid Deutsche Bank of its current woes....
10:39 2019-07-05

Ferrari will expand its lineup of road cars, but not too much Italian premium sports car maker Ferrari NV will expand sales of easier-driving grand touring cars, but will not try to chase rival Porsche's annual sales volume, Ferrari Chairman John Elkann told an audience of classic car enthusiasts gathered at this storied golf resort on the Pacific coast....
03:00 2019-08-18

Road to war in Iran looks a lot like the path that took the U.S. against Iraq in the past The U.S. went to war in Iraq in 2003 based on flawed intelligence supported by hawkish policy makers. Is it doomed to repeat the error with Iran?        ...
13:39 2019-05-30

Lil Nas X's 'Old Town Road' Will Get Nominated for CMA Awards, Right? Some Voters Don't Seem to Think So Welllll, I’m going to take my horse to the Old Town Road, I’m gonna riiiide ‘till I can’t no more… *record scratch* Welp, the Country Music Association voting board may say Lil Nas X can’t ride his horse onto their nomination list....
15:52 2019-08-16

A Road Trip With Retro Charm---and a Car to Match Want to upgrade your driving vacation? Rent a vintage car that suits the destination. To wheel around time-capsule towns in the midwest, writer Matthew Kronsberg sought out a 1960s woody wagon. Plus: Classic car rentals in Italy and the Cotswolds....
21:13 2019-08-09

Kids Will Be Able To Go Off-Road Racing In The 'Mini Mint 400' The Mint 400, a big ol’ bash around the desert near Las Vegas, is probably one of the better-known off-road races in America. It’s also pretty rocky, bumpy and challenging, for experienced adult racers, so it’ll be interesting to see how the 5-to-16-year-olds fare!...
13:13 2019-08-24

Woman Dies After Georgetown Road Crash LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A woman has died from her injuries after a three-car collision Wednesday. The crash happened on Georgetown Road in Fayette County around 12:50 p.m. The victim was transported to UK Medical Center where she was pronounced dead at 3:55 p.m, according to the coroner. The ...
00:39 2019-06-07

A Road Trip with Retro-Charm---and a Car to Match Want to upgrade your driving vacation? Rent a vintage car that suits the destination. To wheel around time-capsule towns in the midwest, writer Matthew Kronsberg sought out a 1960s woody wagon. Plus: Classic car rentals in Italy and the Cotswolds....
16:26 2019-08-09

Ferrari Will Expand Its Line-up Of Road Cars, But Not By Much Italian premium sports car maker Ferrari NV will expand sales of easier-driving grand touring cars, but will not try to chase rival Porsche's annual sales volume, Ferrari Chairman John Elkann told an......
10:39 2019-08-18

E-scooters put Swedish start-up on road to positive cashflow Growing numbers of young people whizzing around Europe's big cities on electric scooters may represent a nightmare for some pedestrians and motorists, but for Swedish sharing start-up VOI they offer a path to positive cashflow....
18:39 2019-07-08

After Video Of Beating, 2 UP Cops Charged For Trying To Kill Man On Road Two policemen who were suspended after they were seen in a video thrashing a young man in Uttar Pradesh's Siddharth Nagar, near the border with Nepal, have been charged with trying to kill the man....
12:52 2019-09-14

2020 Subaru models will greet you, help you keep your eyes on the road DriverFocus, to be offered on some 2020 Subaru models, uses an infrared camera to monitor your eyes and can alert you if aren't paying attention.       ...
21:52 2019-08-06

E-scooters put Swedish start-up VOI on road to positive cashflow Hjelm said the sector had learnt from past mistakes, with VOI upgrading to a model with longer-range swappable batteries to eliminate transport costs and increase product life....
01:13 2019-07-09

Two thirds of UK drivers don’t understand European road signs News 6 Aug, 2019 New research reveals 65 per cent of UK drivers don’t understand European road signs, despite 40 per cent having driven abroad...
14:52 2019-08-06

City honour Kompany with sculpture and named road "Vincent Kompany was honoured by Manchester City Chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak with a road name and a sculpture for his achievements and contribution to the club on Wednesday."...
01:39 2019-09-12

Jayhawks break 48-game road skid vs. Power 5 Carter Stanley threw for three touchdowns, Khalil Herbert rushed for 187 yards on just 11 carries and Kansas stunned Boston College 48-24 Friday night for its first road win over a Power 5 school in nearly 11 years....
18:13 2019-09-14

How Henry Ford paved the way for the modern day road trip In 1918, four men on a road trip across Pennsylvania encountered trouble. A bouncing rock punctured their car’s radiator, breaking the cooling fan. Mechanics at a nearby garage examined the vehicle and declared it “unrepairable.” But then one of the passengers took a closer look. Asking to borrow th...
19:39 2019-07-13

North Korea fires more projectiles, threatens to take 'new road' Pyongyang says US-South Korea military drills are ‘flagrant violation’ of efforts to reach peace North Korea has fired two unidentified projectiles into the sea from South Hwanghae province, according to South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff.The launches came as Pyongyang described Washington and Seou...
01:13 2019-08-06

Road transport emissions up since 1990 despite efficiency drive ONS says rise is result of growing traffic as campaigners say car use must be curbedBritain’s greenhouse gas emissions from road transport have continued to grow since 1990 despite more efficient cars because traffic has increased by almost a third, according to government figures.Cutting emissions ...
23:00 2019-09-16

Howes, Winder win USA Cycling road national championships KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Alex Howes won his first national championships with a deftly played chess match. Ruth Winder won hers with brute power. After getting dropped by breakaway companions Stephen Bassett and Neilson Powless, Howes caught back on in the closing miles Sunday, then swept to the lead...
02:00 2019-07-01

35 dead after minibus plunges off Himalayan mountain road SRINAGAR, India — An overcrowded minibus crashed into a gorge in Indian-controlled Kashmir on Monday, killing at least 35 people and injuring another 17, officials said. The bus plunged off the Himalayan mountain road as its driver negotiated a curve and rolled down into a 150-meter (500-foot) deep ...
11:13 2019-07-01

Hitting the road July 4th? Here are 4 reasons you'll pay more when you fill up. As July 4th nears, gas prices are rising. It's an unexpected reversal because fuel was expected to steadily drop this summer. Here's why it hasn't.       ...
11:39 2019-07-03

'Old Town Road' rapper brushes off homophobia after coming out Celebrities have rallied around US rapper Lil Nas X after he came out at the end of June. While the "Old Town Road" artist's announcement garnered a lot of support online, he has also faced a barrage of homophobic abuse....
14:26 2019-07-03

New Mercedes-Benz EQB: electric compact SUV hits the road New Mercedes-Benz GLB will spawn an electric variant in 2021; first production-previewing prototypes have now emerged Mercedes-Benz will launch an electric version of its new GLB compact SUV in 2021, named the EQB, and more production-like prototypes have now been seen testing. Previously only seen...
14:26 2019-09-19

Radical Rapture is company's most road-focused model yet Rapture will complete the 0-60mph dash in three seconds Ultralight two-seater packs a tuned 2.3-litre Ford Ecoboost engine producing 350bhp and 320lb ft Track car specialist Radical has revealed its most road-oriented model yet, the Rapture, at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.  The firm says its n...
13:39 2019-07-04

EU opens road to 5G connected cars in boost to BMW, Qualcomm European Union states opened the way to competing technologies for internet connected cars on Thursday, rejecting a European Commission push for a wifi-based standard backed by Volkswagen ....
18:13 2019-07-04

North Korea threatens to take 'new road', launches more missiles North Korea fired missiles into the sea off its east coast for the fourth time in less than two weeks, the South Korean military said on Tuesday, as Pyongyang protested that joint U.S.-South Korea military drills violated diplomatic agreements....
08:13 2019-08-06

The Portugese road-trip perfect for seeing off the summer months From the beachside bars of Comporta to ceramic hunting in Lisbon's Alfama district, consider an end-of-summer Portuguese road trip, says Dipal Acharya...
10:00 2019-09-19

Extreme E prototype electric off-road SUV revealed at Goodwood The base-prototype Extreme E electric off-road SUV has been launched at the Goodwood Festival of Speed by series founder Alejandro Agag and chairman Gil de Ferran...
13:00 2019-07-05

Pininfarina Battista: 1900bhp EV hits the road in new images Automobili Pininfarina's electric hypercar will be at Monterey Car Week alongside classics from its 89-year history Italian design house turned carmaker Automobili Pininfarina has released new shots of its Battista electric hypercar, and confirmed it will appear at the upcoming Monterey Car Week. S...
08:39 2019-08-07

China and US clash over ‘belt and road’ in Afghan resolution China and Russia are clashing with the U.S. and other Security Council members over China’s insistence on including a reference to Beijing’s $1 trillion “belt and road” global building program in a resolution on the U.N. political mission in Afghanistan...
01:52 2019-09-17

A rocky road to science and diplomacy in the Middle East The SESAME synchrotron in Jordan is an ambitious scientific, political and social experiment — since way before it even started producing results. DW's Zulfikar Abbany spent a week in the Middle East to find out why....
00:26 2019-09-17

Look Back at Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner's Road to Marriage She may not get the Iron Throne, but Sophie Turner will always have Joe Jonas' heart. The duo of nearly three years had a second wedding ceremony in France on Saturday, almost two......
06:00 2019-06-30

WeWork IPO filing follows uneven road for other firms going public Large companies like Uber and Lyft have dampened much of the excitement around this year's IPOs. But analysts caution it may be too soon to make a call on WeWork....
01:00 2019-08-15

Tour bus crashes on wet New Zealand road, 5 Chinese killed Police say a tour bus carrying Chinese tourists flipped in rainy weather near a New Zealand tourist town, killing 5 Chinese nationals and seriously injuring 2 others...
09:52 2019-09-04

Watch: Hawk rescued after road injury in Pennsylvania Police, a local official and members of the public came to the rescue of a young hawk that apparently was injured by a car while feeding from a Pennsylvania road....
22:13 2019-07-17

| Eight bus passengers killed by road mine in Mali: police Eight bus passengers have been killed by a road mine in central Mali, police and the bus company say, in an attack bearing the hallmark of jihadists who plague the region....
23:00 2019-09-03

The road to GTA 6: how a single image spawned the iconic franchise The first Grand Theft Auto game sped onto PlayStation in 1997, and over 20 years later we're patiently waiting for official confirmation from Rockstar Games that GTA 6 is in the works.While it doesn't look likely we'll be hearing about GTA 6 anytime soon, we now know a little more abo...
13:26 2019-09-03

Crash damages power pole, causes road closure Google Maps TUCSON – A two-vehicle collision is causing traffic restrictions Thursday morning. Pima County Sheriff’s Department says one of the vehicles involved crashed into a power pole near W. Bopp Road and S. Tucson Estates Parkway at about 5 a.m. A driver was transported to the hospital with ...
16:52 2019-07-18

What Could Possibly Unseat "Old Town Road" From No. 1? Our Best Guesses at Lil Nas X's Successor It's official: Our walk down this "Old Town Road" is far from over. As of Monday, August 12, the smash hit from breakthrough artist Lil Nas X (born Montero Lamar Hill) has......
22:13 2019-08-12

Government invests £348m in local road improvements News 20 Jul, 2019 The Department for Transport is investing in two funds – worth £198m and £150m respectively – which councils can bid to access...
02:13 2019-07-20

‘Old Town Road’ smashes Billboard Hot 100 record with 17 weeks at No. 1 Rapper Lil Nas X is still riding “Old Town Road,” and Billboard mag “can’t tell him nothin’.” The 20-year-old’s catchy song of the summer broke records Monday by remaining on top of the music magazine’s “Hot 100” list for 17 weeks in a row. That’s more than any other song in Billboard’s 60 years of....
18:26 2019-07-31

Giants’ Daniel Jones ready to take his show on the road CINCINNATI — There are plenty of new experiences for any rookie going through the preseason for the first time. For Daniel Jones, a charter flight on the team plane for his first NFL game outside the friendly confines of MetLife Stadium is the latest. “Yeah, I think it’ll be fun to get on the road,’...
16:00 2019-08-22

New 400bhp Audi RS Q3 Sportback hits the road in new shots Audi's five-cylinder Q3 Sportback range flagship is spotted ahead of the regular model's reveal tonight Audi's seventh SUV range addition - the new Q3 Sportback – is due to be revealed late tonight, and our spy photographers have caught the hot RS variant testing. The Range Rover Evoque and BMW X2 ...
12:39 2019-07-23

Reggie Bullock’s road to Knicks could be worse than imagined Reggie Bullock may not see the basketball court until next year. According to a leading orthopedic surgeon who specializes in sports back injuries, the “cervical disk herniation” surgery Bullock underwent last week normally requires six months of recovery time before a player can compete with contac...
04:52 2019-07-25

The 10 ages of Boris Johnson: a guide to his road to power From bullied schoolboy to betrayer of women and voters, his career trajectory has been a controversial oneAlexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson was born on 19 June 1964 in New York and is still known by his family as Al. Over the next 14 years he moved house 32 times across two continents as his father...
13:52 2019-07-21

These Color Photos From the New Deal Show What Life On The Road Once Was Like As part of the New Deal, the Farm Security Administration (FSI) was launched to help relieve crippling poverty in rural communities. As small part of that mission, the organization documented life in the the communities in which it worked. These photos naturally included many road scenes, as the Gre...
00:00 2019-09-22

Deutsche Bank stumbles to big loss on road to reinvention Deutsche Bank reported a bigger than forecast quarterly loss of 3.15 billion euros ($3.5 billion), underlining the challenges faced by Chief Executive Christian Sewing as he attempts to turn around the struggling business....
15:26 2019-07-24

Jeffrey Epstein's Road Through Wall Street Was a Bumpy One Jeffrey Epstein worked closely with some of the world’s largest investment banks, but he cut a course that was marked by disagreements, lawsuits and acrimony....
13:13 2019-08-28

D.C. United needs to make its points on the road after stumbling at home United, coming off four draws in its past five home dates and in a 1-2-6 overall rut, will need to aim higher than normal on the road over the next 10 days at Cincinnati, Atlanta and Chicago....
21:00 2019-07-17

Playlist: SHAED's road trip mixtape The Washington, D.C.-based trio continue to ride the high of their breakout single "Trampoline," which landed at No. 41 this week on Billboard's Hot 100.        ...
03:13 2019-09-05

WeWork IPO filing follows uneven road for other companies going public Large companies like Uber and Lyft have dampened much of the excitement around this year's IPOs. But analysts caution it may be too soon to make a call on WeWork....
01:00 2019-08-15

Bottles Down, Cleats On: U.S. Soccer Team Takes Its Joy on the Road The champions reconvened in California to open their five-game World Cup victory tour on Saturday at the Rose Bowl. Everyone was invited to the party....
21:52 2019-08-03

The Country-Rap Song Taking Over Nashville? It Isn’t ‘Old Town Road’ Billboard removed Lil Nas X’s “country trap” record from a country chart. So why did Blanco Brown’s “trailertrap” song “The Git Up” make it to No. 1?...
01:52 2019-07-12

Lil Nas X’s ‘Old Town Road’ became the longest-running No. 1 thanks to memeing and streaming The viral hit bested the best: Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men's "One Sweet Day," as well as Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's "Despacito" remix with Justin Bieber....
18:26 2019-07-31

German truck spills 10,000 bottles of beer on road Hundreds of cases of beer tumbled out of a truck and onto the autobahn in southwestern Germany, destroying an estimated €12,000 worth of beer. Emergency teams worked for over six hours to clean up the mess....
17:26 2019-08-03

Long road back to singles competition, says Murray Former world number one Andy Murray has said it could take up to a year for him to regain the strength in his hip needed for a return to singles action....
12:13 2019-07-12

On the road again? These mobile video games add fun to summer journeys Summer means traveling for many. Mobile video games can come in handy when you have time to spare -- or pass -- during your excursions.       ...
12:26 2019-08-03

Ariel Atom 4: a wet road trip in the lightweight two-seater Seeing the light: Atom arrives at Diamond Light Source in Oxfordshire Ariel’s formula for lightweight simplicity has been honed ever finer in its latest track weapon. We go on a journey of scientific discovery If Somerset’s farmers are worrying about the effects of drought and wanting rain for t...
12:26 2019-08-03

Look Back at Ed Sheeran and Cherry Seaborn's Road to Marriage Ed Sheeran has confirmed he is indeed a married man. On Friday, 28-year-old British pop star dropped his new album No.6 Collaborations Project, which includes the song "Remember the......
02:39 2019-07-13

Slugging Twins set road HR record in 10-5 rout of White Sox Jake Cave homered twice, C.J. Cron went deep and the surging Minnesota Twins set a major league record for home runs on the road in a 10-5 victory over the Chicago White Sox       ...
03:00 2019-08-30

New Audi A1 Citycarver adds urban off-road flavour News 29 Jul, 2019 Audi has launched a new, off-road inspired version of the A1 Sportback, with a raised ride height and rugged exterior add-ons...
22:52 2019-07-31

FC Tucson continues road swing after failing to win in Michigan LANSING, MICHIGAN – FC Tucson battled it out in against Lansing Ignite FC to salvage a 2-2 tie on Saturday. The Old Pueblo’s pro soccer team continues its road stand on July 20th against Greensville. ...
06:39 2019-07-15

Four kids steal parent's car and run away on 600-mile road trip Four adventurous children aged between 10 and 14 packed a stolen family car with fishing rods and took off on an epic 600-mile road trip along the Australian coast, authorities have said....
19:26 2019-07-15

Missy Elliott Revisits Her Road to Superstardom: "Everything I Spoke, I've Done" Who knows what they want to do for the rest of their life at 6 years old? Missy Elliott did. This month, the Grammy-winning rapper became the first female rapper to be inducted into the......
21:52 2019-07-15

Audi’s A:Trail concept is an off-road EV with drones for headlights Concept cars are a dime a dozen. Concepts that are built specifically to be taken offroad, those are a special breed of fun. At Frankfurt International Auto Show Audi unveiled the A: Trail concept....
12:13 2019-09-10

Twins break MLB record for home runs on road Already on pace to smash the MLB record for home runs in a season, the Twins broke the mark for homers on the road, going deep three times Thursday against the White Sox to lift their total to 141 away from home....
03:52 2019-08-30

Didi Gregorius could rejoin the Yankees by next road trip Didi Gregorius went 0-for-5 and played shortstop for Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Friday night against Lehigh Valley. “It’s going well, potentially could see him as early as the road trip,’’ Yankees manager Boone said of Gregorius, who is coming back from Tommy John surgery last October. The Ya...
19:52 2019-06-01

Break the cycle: Britain's oldest off-road club The Rough-Stuff Fellowship Archive relives a time when mangled wheels and treacherous mountaintops were no match for cycling enthusiastsOften described as the world’s oldest off-road cycling club, the Rough-Stuff Fellowship (RSF) was founded in 1955 by a group of hardy cyclists from northern England...
11:13 2019-06-13

‘I’ve had to be patient’: Staniforth’s tough road to Women’s World Cup Birmingham midfielder has had to deal with two cruciate injuries, a tumultuous club career and the tragic early death of her brother while at Sheffield WednesdayPicking up the ball from Jodie Taylor, Lucy Staniforth skipped to the edge of the D, looked up and powered a low shot past Erina Yamane. Sh...
00:39 2019-06-05

Police: Road Rage Incident Led To Shots Being Fired LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – This morning a man is behind bars in Lexington after police say a road rage incident led to shots being fired. Trey Whitaker Blackburn, 19, is charged with first degree wanton endangerment after authorities say he fired his gun from his SUV Thursday afternoon while dr...
13:00 2019-06-21

GM's Maven exits show tough road for mobility Maven's exit from eight markets is the latest example of the balancing act automakers face between investing in emerging but unproven business models and reinvesting in their primary function of manufacturing and selling vehicles....
10:00 2019-05-27

Life on the Road Gets Easier as Truckers Adopt Technology Trucking, logistics and supply-chain operators are taking the digital tools used to automate repetitive tasks around the office and using them in the cabs of long-haul trucks....
16:26 2019-06-05

Man acquitted of manslaughter in Indiana road rage attack FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — A jury has acquitted a man of involuntary manslaughter but convicted him of battery for beating another man who subsequently died of a heart attack during an apparent road rage attack in Indiana. The jury in Fort Wayne deliberated about five hours Thursday before returning th...
02:52 2019-06-21

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 gets road-focused Touring edition 600bhp super saloon swaps downforce-generating wing for more subtle spoiler; just 15 set for production Jaguar's Special Vehicle Operations division has revealed a limited-run, more road-focused version of its hardcore XE SV Project 8 super saloon. The Project 8 Touring swaps the adjustable carbonf...
22:26 2019-06-05

The Road To The 2020 World Car Awards Begins With Two Big Announcements The World Car Awards' confirmed status as the number one awards program across the globe for the seventh consecutive year according to Prime Research's latest Global Automotive Awards media monitoring......
11:00 2019-06-12

Volkswagen Accused of Illegally Selling Prototypes Not Fit for the Road The automaker, which is trying to regain the trust of car buyers after an emissions scandal in 2015, has acknowledged improperly selling preproduction cars....
17:39 2019-05-21

| WATCH: 21 killed in Mexico road accident - officials A semi-truck and a bus carrying passengers back from a pilgrimage to a Catholic shrine crashed and burst into flames in eastern Mexico, killing at least 21 people, officials say....
18:52 2019-05-30

Western Spain road trip: Madrid to Seville The Extremadura region offers rolling countryside and Roman, Jewish and Arab history to explore. Plus, cool plazas and great food – when you stopExtremadura takes a little bit more effort to get to than many other parts of Spain. And because there is no beach, few of the 82.8 million people who visi...
08:26 2019-06-12

Here's a Solid Primer on Essential Off-Road Recovery Gear You could spend the MSRP of your truck all over again buying off-road accessories and recovery gear. Some of the stuff is superfluous, some just sucks, and some is really useful on the trail. 4Wheeling Australia’s Ronny Dahl[cq] has a pretty good introductory video here breaking down some basics....
06:00 2019-05-22

Rossi wins IndyCar race at Road America ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Alexander Rossi took the lead in the first turn of the first lap, and then drove away from the rest of the field to win Sunday’s IndyCar race at Road America. Rossi led 54 of 55 laps, only relinquishing the lead when he made pit stops, and finished more than 28 second...
23:13 2019-06-23

Driver saved after plunge off remote Napa road NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Northern California rescuers pulled a woman from a car that plunged 450 feet (137 meters) down a cliff. The car was prevented from falling another 800 feet (244 meters) when it hit a tree Tuesday in Napa. A California Highway Patrol flight officer and paramedic tells the Napa Val...
00:39 2019-05-23

Road closes when bee boxes fall off university truck PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Traffic was disrupted in a Washington state city when boxes holding thousands of bees fell off a truck. The Moscow-Pullman Daily News reports the boxes fell off a Washington State University truck on Thursday morning in Pullman. Pullman police took a call on the accident shortl...
23:00 2019-05-26

Chile’s Road to the Women’s World Cup Started With an Indignity Dropped from FIFA’s world rankings three years ago because its federation had not scheduled a match in two years, Chile’s women’s team now has a players’ union and a lot to prove....
23:52 2019-06-16

New Media-Gannett duo hit the road to sell merger to investors Michael Reed, the chairman and CEO of New Media Investment Group, hit the road Tuesday to convince investors that they should stay the course as he tries to merge New Media’s Gatehouse Media with USA Today owner Gannett Corp. The merger, announced Aug. 5, has gotten off to a rocky start, including o...
05:52 2019-08-14

8 Killed, 11 Injured In Road Accident In Uttar Pradesh Eight people were killed and 11 others injured when their vehicle collided with a mini-goods carrier on the Moradabad-Agra national highway in Sambhal, the police said today....
10:13 2019-06-19

Lamborghini Sterrato concept is off-road-ready Huracan Suspension lift and rugged bodywork create a V10-powered supercar that's designed for the desert A new Huracán-based concept from Lamborghini envisages an off-road variant of the firm’s Ferrari 488 rival.  Packing the same 631bhp naturally aspirated 5.2-litre V10 as the new Huracán Evo, the Huracán...
20:13 2019-06-04

Lamborghini Is Actually Considering Putting Its Wild Off-Road Huracan Into Production Lamborghini, the fast-SUV manufacturer, hasn’t completely lost its way. No, Lamborghini still has some good ideas, like the off-road Huracan concept it debuted recently. And that particular idea might just make it to production....
01:26 2019-06-14

Couple Keeps Austin Weird By Driving Their Couch Down the Road I have discovered my new heroes, and they are the Austin, Texas couple who converted their living room couch into a vehicle—and, yes, even drove it down the street....
20:26 2019-06-04

Crew Member Taken to Local Hospital After Being Hit on Pit Road in Indy 500 Much of the action in this year’s Indianapolis 500 has been on pit road, with drivers spinning at the entrance, sliding through their pit boxes, hitting each other and, in Jordan King’s particularly bad case, striking a crew member. The crew member was carried off pit lane, and later taken to a loca...
06:26 2019-05-27

Volvo and Uber's self-driving production car hits the road Volvo and Uber have whipped the wraps off their first production car capable of full self-driving. The Volvo XC90 SUV base vehicle is kitted out with Uber's self-driving tech, meaning it'll be ready to take to the streets by itself in the future as part of Uber's ride-hailing service....
14:39 2019-06-13

Students: Know the rules of the road before your Uber or Lyft summer gig Driving for Uber or Lyft could be an ideal way for college students to earn some summer cash. Here are some rules of the road they should know first.       ...
13:52 2019-06-13

Road America IndyCar: Rossi leads every lap to take dominant win Alexander Rossi dominated IndyCar's Road America race to take his second win of the season, ending a run of three second places from the last four races...
21:13 2019-06-23

Construction work restricts Ina Road starting Monday TUCSON – Lane restrictions will be put in place on Ina Road between Thornydale and Oldfather roads starting Monday evening for a utility valve adjustment project. From 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., the intersections will be restricted from Monday through Thursday. Officials say this time would allow the c...
16:52 2019-05-21

Climate of guilt: Flying no longer the high road for some NYKOPING, Sweden (AP) — A small but growing number of travelers in Europe and North America are shunning planes because of the high levels of greenhouse gas emissions they produce. The trend has spawned the term “flight shame” in Sweden, where teenage activist Greta Thunberg and unpreced...
12:52 2019-06-20

You can now keep your eyes on the road at all times with Google Assistant on Waze While it's not particularly clear what Google wants to do in the long run with its two immensely popular web mapping and navigation services, Waze and Google Maps are becoming more and more alike. The search giant is practically transferring features from one app to the other every few weeks or so, ...
16:13 2019-06-10

UA softball excited to hit road for College World Series TUCSON –  Arizona’s opening-round matchup at the 2019 Women’s College World Series is set. Here’s more with the Cats from Monday’s sportscast: UA softball team celebrates after birth to 2019 College World Series. Malia Martinez has the look of excitement (among others)...
10:01 2019-05-28

Pedestrian struck near Oracle Road near Fort Lowell TUCSON – Northbound Oracle Road has been shut down near Fort Lowell Road due to a police situation that Thursday afternoon. According to officials, a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle near the intersection. The area has been shut down in all directions. Traffic is being redirected through a ...
02:26 2019-06-28

Schumer wants to wait 'months down the road' on impeachment decision Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Tuesday that he supports waiting “months down the road” on deciding whether to impeach President Donald Trump, saying more facts are needed. “We don’t know all of it yet and the more new facts come out the better informed decision the American people and the...
03:13 2019-06-19

Daimler has a plan to get autonomous trucks ready for the road Daimler Trucks is creating a global organization focused on putting automated trucks on the road over the next decade. The Autonomous Technology Group will be in charge of building an automated roadmap for the trucks, as well as setting up the approp......
18:00 2019-05-29

Closure Scheduled For New Circle Road/KY 4 In Fayette County LEXINGTON, Ky. (KYTC) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) advises motorists of a closure scheduled for New Circle Road/KY 4.  The temporary closure is necessary to repair a utility cut for a ruptured Kentucky American water line. Thursday, May 30 – 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Friday, May 31 – 8 a.m...
22:52 2019-05-28

Make Space for Your Bicycle on the Road With a Pool Noodle If your city doesn’t have bike lanes, it’s up to every car that passes you on your bike to determine how much space to give you. They often suck at it. But you can reclaim some space—specifically, the safe passing distance—by strapping a pool noodle to your bike....
14:39 2019-05-21

Autocar's exclusive McLaren F1 road test: 25 years on XP5 has recorded over 96,000 hard testing kilometres in its life, yet the engine has been rebuilt just once, many years ago. It is as strong as ever We never believed we’d get to drive the game-changing XP5 again. Happily, we were wrong The McLaren F1 sits in the sun just as it did all those year...
14:52 2019-06-08

Thunder Road review – clueless cop rages at the world There’s plenty of Office-style, cringe-worthy humour in Jim Cummings’ comedy, but it’s hard to care about his hapless heroA southern cop goes excruciatingly and hilariously off-script giving the eulogy at his mother’s funeral in the opening scene of actor-writer-director Jim Cummings’ offbeat indie ...
13:52 2019-05-29

Rolling Stones to hit the road as Jagger regains swagger The Rolling Stones will hit the road again this summer after rescheduling their North American "No Filter" tour, which was postponed when lead singer Mick Jagger needed medical treatment....
14:33 2019-05-21

NBA roundup: Pacers muscle past 76ers for big road win "Thaddeus Young had 26 points and 10 rebounds to carry the visiting Indiana\r\nPacers past the Philadelphia 76ers 113-101 on Friday for their sixth straight\r\nwin."...
14:33 2019-05-21

Pedestrian struck near Oracle Road, Fort Lowell TUCSON – Northbound Oracle Road near Fort Lowell Road was shut down for several hours on Thursday due to a police situation. According to officials, a pedestrian was hit and killed near the intersection. LIVE: Tucson Police Department situation shuts down northbound Oracle Road near Fort ...
05:39 2019-06-29

Yellow brick road: Lib Dem Jo Swinson wants to lead a new movement As her party's popularity soars, the Jo Swinson tells Susannah Butter about unity, introducing proxy voting and why taking her baby into Parliament isn't the naughtiest thing she's ever done...
16:13 2019-06-07

SF90 Stradale hybrid is most powerful Ferrari road car yet Plug-in hybrid packs 986bhp, courtesy of a V8 and three electric motors, and is faster than the LaFerrari around Fiorano Ferrari has unveiled the most powerful, most advanced and fastest-accelerating road car it has ever produced: the SF90 Stradale. Described as a “milestone in Ferrari’s history” b...
20:39 2019-05-29

Just a small increase in precipitation could cause widespread road outages According to new computer simulations, it doesn't require an uptick in major downpours to cause flooding capable of knocking out large road networks....
14:52 2019-05-21

UPDATE 1-End of the road for Volkswagen's self-driving Aurora deal Volkswagen has ended its partnership with self-driving car software firm Aurora, two days after the Silicon Valley start-up said it would build autonomous platforms for commercial vehicles with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles....
23:39 2019-06-11

This road trip means everything for the Mets’ betting future Beginning a road trip that features visits to Atlanta, Chicago and Philadelphia, the New York Mets clearly are at the crossroads of their 2019 season. Betting-market followers have been skeptical about the Mets’ chances for quite some time. New York entered the new week with the second-worst “money”...
20:52 2019-06-18

Serena, Sharapova, Federer among top storylines on road to Wimbledon Will Serena Williams play a tuneup? Can Andy Murray and Maria Sharapova make successful returns? Those are a few of the burning questions in a short but busy grass-court circuit....
21:52 2019-06-18

One crazy day on the road becomes a moving portrait of allyship in Give Me Liberty Following a day in the life of a medical transport driver, Kirill Mikhanovsky’s Give Me Liberty is a portrait of chaos—specifically, how small, coinciding crises pile atop each other to create a manic web of stress. Vic (Chris Galust) has to drive a coterie of people with disabilities to their vario...
19:13 2019-08-21

World's longest electric road trip ends in New Zealand A Dutch sustainability advocate completed the longest ever journey in an electric vehicle in New Zealand on Friday after a three-year drive that took him through more than 30 countries....
18:52 2019-07-19

Highways England cancels or delays one in three major road schemes News 19 Jul, 2019 Highways England was meant to start 112 major road schemes between 2015 and 2020, but 39 have been cancelled, paused or delayed...
19:26 2019-07-19

Porsche invests in Israeli road visibility startup TriEye Porsche sees "great potential" for driver assistance and autonomous driving functions in TriEye's sensor technology that enables vision in adverse weather and at night....
15:26 2019-08-21

Romesh Ranganathan: my diet is at a fork in the road – and I mustn’t use it to eat cake Next week, I promise, I’ll start exercising and eating like a normal human againI have fallen so hard off the weight-loss wagon that I fear if I get back on I might be so heavy that I’ll break it. I was on a good run of spin-biking and eating sensibly, then I had an injury that meant I couldn’t exer...
12:26 2019-07-20

| 'Solskjaer is going down the long road, not the quick path', says Gary Neville Manchester United need "four or five transfer windows" to get their squad to the level where they challenge for the EPL title, according to Gary Neville....
10:52 2019-08-28

Red Sox vs. Twins: David Price will benefit from Boston’s road prowess “I think I’m sort of a laid-back, cool dude in a loose mood,” said Governor Cuomo, fooling no one. Cool Dude added New Yorkers won’t tolerate “getting ripped off by the MTA” when it comes to OT. No worries, Guv, I mean Dude. OT? We’re so laid back we can tolerate chunks of metal falling......
20:52 2019-06-18

TRAFFIC ALERT: Flooding causes road closures in Cochise County Flooding of Frontier Road in Cochise County. Photo Courtesy of Cochise County Sheriff’s Office. COCHISE COUNTY – The Cochise County Sheriff’s office has announced that Frontier Road at Davis and Frontier Road at Double Adobe are closed due to flooding at Mile Post 7. No estimated t...
10:52 2019-08-29

Ultima unveils road-legal 1200bhp V8-powered RS supercar British firm's fastest model yet packs Chevrolet V8 and Porsche gearbox, with a claimed 250mph-plus top speed Leicester-based sports car manufacturer Ultima has revealed the new RS supercar, its fastest road-legal model yet and featuring up to 1200bhp. Based on the firm’s limited-run Evolution, the...
14:39 2019-06-10

Europeans plan new Iran push but may be nearing end of diplomatic road Britain, France and Germany plan a new push to keep Iran in the 2015 nuclear deal despite Tehran's threat to violate one of its central limits, but they may be nearing the end of the diplomatic road they embarked on more than 15 years ago....
23:39 2019-06-18

The 2021 Chevy Trailblazer Looks Decent but It's Not the Off-Road Beast You Hoped For Chevy impressed no one with the 2020 Chevrolet Blazer, sticking a legendary nameplate onto a crossover with the “presence of a bowl of cream of mushroom soup” as my colleague Jason accurately put it. “But perhaps the Trailblazer will be the real off-roader,” I hoped. Nope, the U.S. market Trailblaze...
07:13 2019-05-30

EU court rules German road toll for foreigners is discriminatory A planned German highway toll for cars discriminates against foreign drivers and breaches European Union law, the EU's highest court said on Tuesday....
13:26 2019-06-18

Turns Out A Road Made Of Solar Panels Was, In Fact, A Bad Idea There will be some hiccups on our path to a more environmentally-friendly future. Some hiccups, like exploding electric cars, will be bigger than others. So, I’m willing to excuse France for the very, very predictable failure of their solar panel road....
20:52 2019-08-22

Meet Me Downtown event on Saturday, expect road closures TMC Meet Me Downtown / Courtesy: Southern Arizona Roadrunners TUCSON –There will be traffic restrictions Saturday night for the “Meet Me Downtown 5K Run/ Walk” event. The event is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. and end at 10 p.m. Road restrictions will begin at 3 p.m., Sixth Avenue will be closed betw...
21:00 2019-05-30

Gas prices drop to a 3-year Labor Day low, as more drivers hit the road this weekend With gas prices at a 3-year low for the Labor Day weekend, more Americans will head out on road trips for the holiday. Depending on where they live, they might have more cash to spend....
18:26 2019-08-28

Florida woman shot in Escalade, left on side of road POMPANO BEACH, Fla. — Authorities say a young Florida woman was shot repeatedly and then jumped or was pushed out of a vehicle and left for dead. Broward Sheriff’s officials say 30-year-old Cassandra Fair was riding in a Cadillac Escalade in Pompano Beach on Friday when someone repeatedly shot...
12:00 2019-07-16

Amey close to ending £300m Birmingham road crisis The embattled contractor Amey is closing in on a £300m deal to abandon the maintenance of Birmingham's 1600-mile road network, drawing a line under one of Britain's most troubled outsourcing contracts....
15:52 2019-05-30

Payout for yoga teacher hit by cyclist as she crossed road... on her phone A yoga teacher knocked unconscious by a cyclist when she stepped into the road while looking at her phone has won compensation, despite a judge ruling the crash was partly her fault....
12:52 2019-06-18

Ministry Of Road Transport & Highways Tells States To Incentivise EVs The government of India is strongly pushing for electric vehicle adoption in the country and the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways has now issued an advisory for incentivising EV adoption to all......
13:26 2019-07-18

Babe Ruth road jersey sells at auction for $5.64 million NEW YORK (AP) — A Babe Ruth road jersey dating to 1928-30 has sold at auction for $5.64 million. Hunt Auctions, which handled Saturday’s sale, says the price breaks a record for the most expensive piece of sports memorabilia ever sold. A Ruth jersey from 1920 previously sold for $4,415,658. Th...
05:52 2019-06-16

Road to the final: late goals, unlikely escapes and thrilling comebacks The heroics of Liverpool and Tottenham in the semi-final second legs of the Champions League are already legendary but both clubs also came close to elimination in the group stagesTottenham Continue reading......
15:39 2019-06-01

Volkswagen ID Buggy makes off-road debut at Pebble Beach Open-top concept takes inspiration from Beetle-based Meyers Manx Electric concept has a 155-mile range and can hit 99mph; start-up e.Go Mobile could build production version The Volkswagen ID Buggy concept has made its off-road dynamic debut at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance during Monterey...
15:52 2019-08-19

The Handmaid's Tale takes a road trip and a step back Take medication away from a person who needs it, and things happen. Subject someone to years of violence, control, oppression, cruelty, and mental and physical torture, and things happen. Take a child from its mother. Give information to someone you don’t trust. And oh, commit war crimes. Do those t...
22:26 2019-07-31

On Video, BJD Lawmaker Forces Engineer To Do Sit-Ups For Poor Road Work Newly-elected Biju Janata Dal (BJD) legislator from Patnagarh in Odisha has courted controversy by forcing a government official to do sit-ups as punishment for alleged poor quality of road......
13:26 2019-06-06

Tarmac uses waste tyres to make rubberised road asphalt Mixing old tyres into surfacing material would improve roads' durability and reduce waste exports, the company says A new rubberised asphalt being trialled by construction materials firm Tarmac could repurpose up to 1200 used tyres per mile. According to the company, the UK exports 120,000 tonnes o...
03:00 2019-06-07

Long and winding road finally takes Holzner to the Olympics For almost every athlete the road to Olympics is a long and winding path negotiated over years if not decades, a physically and emotionally exhausting journey to a sporting Shangri La....
08:13 2019-08-01

Car, Truck Face-Off On UP Road As CBI Recreates Unnao Teen's Crash Officers from the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI on Friday visited the scene of the car crash in Uttar Pradesh that had left the Unnao rape survivor injured and killed two of her relatives on......
19:26 2019-08-02

Beatles Fans Come Together For 50th Anniversary Of Abbey Road Photo Around a thousand Beatles fans came together in London on Thursday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the band making their iconic zebra crossing picture for the "Abbey Road" album cover....
02:26 2019-08-09

Southeast side road improvement project nears completion TUCSON – Drivers who commute from the Rita Ranch area have another change headed their way. They have not been able to use a stretch of Valencia Road for a few months but starting at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, traffic is being switched back onto Valencia. The Valencia and Kolb roads intersection impro...
14:52 2019-06-11

Peter Hickman makes Ulster GP fastest road race with SBK win Peter Hickman made the Ulster Grand Prix the world's fastest road race, after setting a new lap record of 136.415mph on his way to a dominant Superbike victory...
23:52 2019-08-08

Beatles fans celebrate 50 years of Abbey Road photo Fans of the Beatles gather to cross the famous Abbey Road zebra crossing and sing Beatles songs, on the 50th anniversary of the the iconic photo of the English band. Video provided by AFP - English        ...
23:00 2019-08-08

Come together: fans recreate Beatles' Abbey Road photo 50 years on Fab Four devotees make pilgrimage to St John’s Wood to reenact 1969 album coverIn 1969, when Iain MacMillan climbed a ladder on the corner of Abbey Road and Grove End Road and took a picture of the Beatles, he probably wouldn’t have predicted that exactly half a century later hundreds of the band’s ...
21:26 2019-08-08

Road America IMSA: Tincknell survives last-lap off, Mazda wins again Harry Tincknell and Jonathan Bomarito clinched Mazda team Joest's third consecutive IMSA SportsCar Chmapionship win, despite a final-lap error threatening to derail their Road America victory bid...
06:26 2019-08-05

North Korea fires more projectiles, says it may be 'compelled to seek new road' Pyongyang says US-South Korea military drills are ‘flagrant violation’ of efforts to reach peace North Korea has fired two unidentified projectiles into the sea from South Hwanghae province, according to South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff.The launches came as Pyongyang described Washington and Seou...
03:13 2019-08-06

US Small Business Administration Road Tour to stop in Tucson Courtesy: University of Arizona Center for Innovation TUCSON – The Small Business Administration will make a stop in Tucson during their 16- city road tour. SBA will stop by on Aug. 12 at the University of Arizona Tech Park Event Center, 9030 S. Rita Road. This event will host 21 federal agenc...
12:39 2019-08-08

Billy Ray Cyrus couldn't say this one word in Lil Nas X 'Old Town Road' remix Country singer Billy Ray Cyrus revealed the one word they wouldn't let him include in his popular "Old Town Road" remix with Lil Nas X that has been on the Billboard charts for a record number of weeks at No. 1....
23:39 2019-08-07

Study measures how fast humans react to road hazards Imagine you’re sitting in the driver’s seat of an autonomous car, cruising along a highway and staring down at your smartphone. Suddenly, the car detects a moose charging out of the woods and alerts you to take the wheel. Once you look back at the road, how much time will you need to safely avoid th...
21:52 2019-08-07

Silk Road sweeteners: China woos Myanmar's NLD with junkets The National League for Democracy was forged in an uprising against one-party rule. Its activists spent years in jail under Myanmar's military junta. But since taking power three years ago, the party led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi has found an unlikely ally – the Chinese Communist Party....
08:00 2019-08-07

Watch: Shocking Moment Road Collapses, Disappears During Floods A shocking video has captured the moment a road literally collapsed and disappeared into a river during floods in Canada. The incident occurred in the town of Antigonish in Nova Scotia....
21:39 2019-07-31

The long road: Hong Kong's democratic struggles since 1997 On July 1, 1997, Tung Chee-Hwa, the first chief executive of Hong Kong, declared, "For the first time in history, we, the people of Hong Kong, will be master of our own destiny."...
16:00 2019-06-12

Jack Leiter shares dad’s gifts but may choose own road to majors It’s like growing up in Jersey City named Hurley. You’re going to play point guard. Jack Leiter was always going to pitch, and he always wanted to, from the time he was a kid. It was in his blood. Even before his growth spurt, when he was one of the smallest kids on his travel......
16:00 2019-06-02

The quick and easy road to a ‘wellness face’ | Funmi Fetto How to look as if your healthy living regime is tip-top. Plus, tiny scents and a one-minute maskI call this AW19 Stella McCartney look, “wellness face”. It says: “I mainline liquid collagen, live at Soul Cycle and my middle name is Clean. Recognise yourself? Well all power to you as you gloat, sorry...
08:39 2019-08-18

With another ninth-inning nightmare, Cubs' road woes could be their undoing Two straight devastating walk-off losses in Philly and Pittsburgh make it clear: If the Cubs can't find a way to win away from Wrigley, they won't find their way into October....
17:52 2019-08-17

Peace Road Map for Afghanistan Will Let Taliban Negotiate Women’s Rights Afghanistan must “be free of fear and abuse” under a final peace deal, says the country’s ambassador to Washington. An agreement between the U.S. and the Taliban, for new talks with Kabul, raises concerns that women may lose rights in future Afghan governments....
00:39 2019-08-17

Yankees shake up bullpen to begin pivotal road trip The Yankees reshuffled the backend of their bullpen after Aaron Boone used Stephen Tarpley in two games over the weekend. Tarpley, who pitched 4.1 innings in the Yankees’ series against Colorado, was sent down to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, the team announced. Jonathan Holder was brought u...
21:13 2019-07-22

Cramer: The road map is for 'more capricious behavior' from Trump heading into 2020 With President Trump's approval at a two-year high, according to one poll, "he's lost interest in what's happened in the stock market," says CNBC's Jim Cramer....
17:01 2019-06-03

Heavyweight Tory fantasists up the pace on the road to nowhere | Marina Hyde With Theresa May gone, leadership candidates are vying for the most manly approach to Brexit D-day Related: Next Tory leader could face immediate confidence vote As Theresa May formally relinquishes leadership of fratricidal comedy troupe the Conservative party, the contest to succeed her remains a ...
18:13 2019-06-07

20 country-rap songs that preceded ‘Old Town Road’ From "Wild Wild West" to "Dirt Road Anthem," 24/7 Tempo has identified 20 country rap songs that preceded Lil Nas X's “Old Town Road.”        ...
23:00 2019-08-14

iPadOS puts Apple's tablets on the road toward being computer killers The iPad has been a laptop-replacement in waiting since its unveiling by Steve Jobs in 2010, but hasn’t been capable of truly doing so – until now. Nine years later, and thanks to a new, customized operating system called iPadOS introduced at WWDC 2019, the iPad may finally be rea...
23:39 2019-06-04

Deutsche Bank suffers $3.5 billion loss on road to reinvention Deutsche Bank reported a bigger than forecast quarterly loss of 3.15 billion euros ($3.5 billion), underlining the challenges it faces as it attempts to turn around its struggling business....
11:52 2019-07-24

New transport technologies will offer safety benefits to all road users According to the Department of Transport, around 327 billion miles were driven on the UK’s roads in the year ending September 2018.  While car traffic was at its highest recorded level ever in the UK, our need to stay mobile is also driving widespread adoption of new means of personal tr...
10:39 2019-06-05

The long road: Hong Kong autonomy has been tested since 1997 On July 1, 1997, Tung Chee-Hwa, the first chief executive of Hong Kong, declared, "For the first time in history, we, the people of Hong Kong, will be master of our own destiny."...
11:00 2019-06-13

'My nerves are going fast': The Grapes of Wrath’s hard road to publication Famously written in 100 days, John Steinbeck’s novel drew on years of other work and an agonised sense of duty to migrant farm workersIn March 1938, shortly before he began working on The Grapes of Wrath, John Steinbeck wrote to his agent Elizabeth Otis to turn down a commission to write about migra...
21:13 2019-08-13

Norwich cap Carrow Road tickets at £30 for Premier League return • ‘We shouldn’t price people out of football,’ say promoted club• Carrow Road’s 27,000 capacity will pay £30 or underNorwich have capped ticket prices at £30 on their return to the top flight, reviving the issue of accessible pricing for fans in the Premier League.Norwich have announced that every h...
02:26 2019-06-13

Small Business Administration Road Tour visits Tucson Leaders from the Small Business Administration were in Tucson Monday for their “Road Tour.” Tucson was part of a 16-city stop. The leaders of the SBA were in town to connect with entrepreneurs working on advanced technology. About 200 people showed up at the event at the Tech Park at the University ...
09:26 2019-08-13

Elia Viviani wins European championships road race Elia Viviani of Italy capped an already successful summer with victory in the road race at the European championships on Sunday       ...
18:52 2019-08-11

Shing Yin Khor finds the best of what road-trip memoirs have to offer The symbolism is clear in travel memoirs: Journey as metaphor for the way a life unfolds. The growing number of graphic novel additions to this sub-genre have revitalized it in the past few years. Books like Lucy Knisley’s Displacement and Eleanor Davis’s You & A Bike & A Road are wonderful ...
20:52 2019-08-07

Vanderpump Rules' Jax Taylor and Brittany Cartwright's Road to Marriage Vanderpump Rules star Jax Taylor is officially off the market, y'all! The reality TV star married his lady love and Bravo co-star Brittany Cartwright, in a romantic, fairytale-like......
06:00 2019-06-30

Road legal Radical Rapture track car launched at Goodwood News 4 Jul, 2019 The British track car manufacturer has launched the Radical Rapture, a new street legal sports car with engine from the old Ford Focus RS...
20:13 2019-07-04

UPDATE 2-EU opens road to 5G connected cars in boost to BMW, Qualcomm European Union states opened the way to competing technologies for internet connected cars on Thursday, rejecting a European Commission push for a wifi-based standard backed by Volkswagen....
21:13 2019-07-04

Radical Rapture: first ride in road-legal track weapon This 765kg two-seater packs a 350bhp twin-turbo four-pot, and exploits every inch of its potential. We go for a ride up the hill The Rapture is Radical’s most accessible model yet, or so says company director Andreas Zielke. It’s small, relatively cheap and, most importantly, road-legal, making it...
22:52 2019-07-04

Toronto's Lefty Knuckleballer Took The Longest Road Back To The Bigs On Saturday, in his first big league start since September 2008, Ryan Feierabend threw the first complete game of his career. It was less triumphant than it sounds. Feiereabend threw four full innings in a game that wound up getting called in the fifth due to rain, allowing four runs on seven hits,...
23:39 2019-05-21

5 Killed After Vehicle Skids Off Road, Falls Into 200-Feet Gorge In J&K At least five persons were killed and three others injured on Sunday when a vehicle fell down into a 200-feet deep gorge in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, police said....
02:26 2019-06-24

Go throw your leg over something, find an empty road with a few corners, and scrape some pegs. Go throw your leg over something, find an empty road with a few corners, and scrape some pegs. I’m in the middle of a ten-day motorcycle tour of the bottom half of California, and if you can, I recommend it....
07:39 2019-09-13

Thanks to My Kids, I Hope to Never Hear ‘Old Town Road’ Again. I’ll Probably Listen to It Again This Afternoon This is just an estimate, but I’d wager that, to date, I’ve heard Lil Nas X’s smash hit, “Old Town Road,” probably 75 million times. Every time we get into the car, any car, my kids ask to hear “their song.” Their song is “Old Town Road.” In the morning and in the evening. On the way to school or on...
22:00 2019-09-11

Road funding cuts could have paid for eight million pothole repairs News 6 Jul, 2019 Money cut from councils’ road funding budgets since 2010 could have paid for eight million potholes to be repaired, figures reveal...
20:13 2019-07-06

The Odyssey 21 is the Electric Off Road Race Truck Formula E Wants You to Get Excited About Formula E boss Alejandro Agag is back with another all-electric racing series, this time running off-road events all over the world. It’s called Extreme E, and the plan is to run five races in five different types of off-road environment from 2021. This is the tube-frame, high-riding offroad buggy t...
23:13 2019-07-06

Retired cop stabbed in Brooklyn during apparent road rage incident A retired cop got stabbed on Sunday night during an apparent road rage incident in Brooklyn, according to police and law enforcement sources. The confrontation went down near Alabama Ave and Livonia Ave at around 6:50 p.m., NYPD officials said. Cops confirmed that a motor vehicle dispute led to the ...
04:52 2019-06-24

| Brumbies capable of 'special things' despite gruelling road trip Brumbies coach Dan McKellar says his tight-knit team are capable of "special things" as they ready for one of world sport's most gruelling road trips....
11:26 2019-06-23

Road Fines Will Save Lives: Nitin Gadkari, Day After Gujarat's Cut Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today appealed to states against softening a new law that calls for steep fines for traffic violations, a day after his own party's government in Gujarat slashed the......
13:13 2019-09-11

Watch: Chief uses Walmart cart to chase gator away from road A Louisiana police chief who encountered an alligator lurking outside a Walmart store used a shopping cart to herd the reptile away from a busy road....
20:26 2019-05-24

Lebanese PM: new budget start of 'a long road' to economic safety The Lebanese draft state budget for 2019 is the start of a "long road" and shows Lebanon is determined to tackle public sector waste, Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri said, after his unity cabinet wrapped up marathon talks on the plan....
10:26 2019-05-26

Army Captain Among 3 Killed In Road Accidents In Jammu And Kashmir An Army captain was among three people to have been killed in two separate road accidents in Udhampur and Jammu districts of Jammu and Kashmir, police said Monday....
17:13 2019-07-08

Colton Herta takes Road America pole at record age of 19 ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Colton Herta became the youngest pole winner in IndyCar history Saturday, topping qualifying at Road America with a lap of 1 minute, 42.9920 seconds on the 4.014-mile circuit. At 19 years, 83 days, Herta broke the mark of 20 years, 90 days set by Graham Rahal in 2009 at St....
03:26 2019-06-23

Road rage: Norway goes to polls split over environmental policies Gilets jaunes-style movement has threatened to bring down national governmentRegional elections in Norway on Monday are being billed as a referendum on the country’s environmental policies, with the country split over road toll rises that have already threatened to bring down the national government...
14:26 2019-09-08

New road-focused Radical Rapture hits Goodwood hillclimb Super-light two-seater is makes its first public appearance, gets 2.3-litre Ecoboost motor for 350bhp and road usability Track car specialist Radical has revealed its most road-oriented model yet, the Rapture, at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.  The firm says its new flagship model has been designe...
16:26 2019-07-04

Israel unveils ancient road ‘where Jesus walked’ to temple Israel officially opened a stairway, known as "Pilgrim's Road," that Jesus is believed to have walked on in ancient Jerusalem as another place for Judeo-Christian visitors to see in the Holy Land....
14:39 2019-07-04

Tucsonan on the road to recovery after three-year battle with liver cancer PHOENIX – After a long wait, a sea full of emotions and nearly three-year bout with liver cancer, a Tucson man finally returned home, equipped with a fully functioning liver. “When you’re waiting on these transplants, it’s gloom and doom,” Michael Palmer said. “It just lifted...
05:39 2019-06-29

A Ghost Town and Hot Springs: An Eastern Sierra Road Trip Friday: An itinerary for an adventure in the mountains and lakes of California. Also: A profile of the activist Ady Barkan, and a Silicon Valley telltale heart....
16:13 2019-09-20

Baidu releases Apollo 5.0 with upgrades for ‘complex’ road scenarios The latest release of Baidu's open source software platform for autonomous vehicles development -- Apollo 5.0 -- boasts improved perception models.Read More...
15:26 2019-07-01

Feeling the heat? Estonian takes his sauna on the road, literally A lot of Europe has felt like a sauna this month, which makes Willem Maesalu's weird car seem even weirder: the bright yellow Audi 100 Avant is a rolling sauna....
17:26 2019-06-28

The Wells Fargo Propel is the best credit card for road trips Anyone who drives, eats, or watches Netflix can earn cash back with this card. We detail the perks and points you can earn at the pump, and elsewhere.       ...
23:39 2019-09-18

State mapmaker brings creativity to Ohio road maps If your summer travel plans involve traversing Ohio and you’re still a fan of paper maps, it’s time you meet Bruce Hull. Hull is behind much of the visual flare and handy information on the state’s road maps. (July 2)        ...
12:00 2019-07-02

'Difficulties on the road to AI': man pours water on Baidu chief at conference A man poured a bottle of water over Baidu Inc Chief Executive Robin Li on Wednesday at the opening of an annual conference for the Chinese search giant....
07:13 2019-07-03

"Difficulties on the road to AI”: man pours water on Baidu chief at conference A man poured a bottle of water over Baidu Inc Chief Executive Robin Li on Wednesday at the opening of an annual conference for the Chinese search giant....
07:52 2019-07-03

Mets end abysmal road trip with another Edwin Diaz implosion PHILADELPHIA — The bats came back just in time. But the bullpen nightmares did, too. So the Mets left Citizens Bank Park beaten, battered and beaten again from a road trip that came to a close in brutal fashion. After Todd Frazier’s two-run homer in the top of the ninth pulled the Mets f...
23:00 2019-06-27

Great fanfare as Uber gets its stock on the road, but app stalls in New York Could this be the moment the sentiment on Wall Street turned against the tech sector?Uber’s stock market debut came with all the usual razzmatazz of a big American technology IPO. The chief executive spent weeks making sweeping statements about how the business was “just getting started” and had new...
15:52 2019-05-21

Relaxation on the road: 8 luxury hotels with world-class spas Nothing relaxes quite like a proper spa treatment, and theses luxury resorts are making a splash with stunning settings and intricate treatments.        ...
16:13 2019-05-21

Benetton holding says dismayed by road probe, hints at action Edizione, the Benetton family holding company which has a controlling stake in Italian infrastructure group Atlantia , said at the weekend it was dismayed by revelations of alleged safety violations in its road operations....
19:39 2019-09-15

Economic Survey To Chart Out Reform Road Map Of Modi 2.0 Government Ahead of the Modi government's maiden Budget in the second term, an economic survey projecting the state of health of the country's economy and outlining the challenges will be tabled in Parliament on......
21:00 2019-07-03

Refinery fire hikes gas prices just as travelers hit the road for the Fourth The loss of the largest refinery on the East Coast two weeks ago due to an explosion that rocked the Philadelphia area continues to drive fuel prices up as the region is forced to replace lost gasoline supplies, indefinitely, from as far away as India....
08:13 2019-07-04

The Pioneers review: David McCullough on Ohio and a road less travelled An absorbing book about the settlement of the ‘Northwest’ hints at an alternative America that never came to passFor many Europeans (and Americans as well), the term “pioneers” probably evokes images of covered wagons and homesteaders on the vast prairie, of emigrants settling the west, amber waves ...
11:39 2019-07-04

Jayhawks halt long road skid against Power 5 schools Carter Stanley threw for three touchdowns, Khalil Herbert rushed for 187 yards on just 11 carries and Kansas stunned Boston College 48-24 for its first road win over a Power Five school in nearly 11 years       ...
09:26 2019-09-14

Lorry speed limit increases improve road safety News 26 Jun, 2019 New higher speed limits for lorries have caused the number of speeding HGVs to drop by 70 per cent, improving road safety...
18:52 2019-06-27

Mazda's 1990s Eunos Cosmo Is Still Wilder Than Any Car On The Road Today It’s been decades and there is still no car like Mazda’s triple-rotor Eunos Cosmo, a vehicle more ambitious, more foolish and more amazing than many cars made since....
21:26 2019-09-06

‘We never got that money’: the inside story of Bury’s road to financial ruin As the club face a winding-up petition, we show how loans, a car park and a collapsed business helped drive them to the brinkBury’s historic 6-0 win in the 1903 FA Cup final was remembered last month when Manchester City eviscerated Watford by the same score, a jolting reminder of the gulf between t...
03:39 2019-06-19

How To Road Trip Through Iceland Without Getting Hosed On Gas Or Missing The Good Hot Dogs In a country as geographically varied as and as foreign to our way of doing things as Iceland, where do you even begin? I’ll tell you exactly where: car rentals....
03:13 2019-09-04

Archer: 1999 takes a "Road Trip" straight into the garbage Science fiction is all about possibilities, about pushing the boundaries of the real and bringing the improbable to life. One of the most exciting things about the transition from Archer to Archer: 1999 this year was the way it opened up the sorts of questions and scenarios that this show could expl...
04:52 2019-07-11

Traveling with a furry friend? Check out these pet-friendly road trips across the U.S. Many hotels and resorts are pet-friendly and some even offer welcome amenities, dog-sitting services and gourmet canine cuisine.       ...
04:52 2019-06-20

Kids have long road to heal after Oklahoma police shooting TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Three children wounded when Oklahoma police opened fire on their mother’s pickup truck in April are struggling to cope with their trauma and injuries. Medical records say a bullet pierced the left frontal lobe of 4-year-old Asia Jacobs’ brain. Her 5-year-old brother s...
19:52 2019-06-02

Vettel was playing "road block" role on Hamilton for Leclerc Sebastian Vettel does not understand his struggle to match Ferrari Formula 1 team-mate Charles Leclerc's Belgian Grand Prix pace, and admits he was "playing a road block" with Lewis Hamilton...
16:39 2019-09-02

Kuwait road accident kills 8 in area near country's capital Officials in Kuwait say eight people were killed and one person was in critical condition after a car accident in an area just outside the country's capital....
13:13 2019-05-27

Circus love: life on the road with Europe’s performing families Running away with the circus has long been a fantasy. But what’s it like to belong to one of Europe’s performing families? Photographer Stephanie Gengotti rolled up to capture the magic of life on the road Continue reading......
13:52 2019-09-01

Hitting the road? Packing these 10 simple things could save your life What should you pack in your car for a road trip? Prepare for an emergency by packing these ten simple things.        ...
23:52 2019-08-31

Kuwait road accident kills 8 in area near country’s capital KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Officials in Kuwait say eight people were killed and one person was in critical condition after a car accident in an area just outside the country’s capital. The state-run Kuwait News Agency and other local media quoting fire department officials say the accident took place ...
15:26 2019-05-27

Factbox: The road to Fiat Chrysler, Renault merger talks American-Italian carmaker Fiat Chrysler has made an all share merger proposal to French rival Renault as part of a new wave of auto industry consolidation....
17:13 2019-05-27

New Mercedes-Benz GLA: 2020 Audi Q2 rival hits the road Crossover version of the A-Class is seen in less disguise sporting an evolutionary look ahead of debut in September Mercedes-Benz will add yet another model to its compact car line-up in the form of the new GLA, which has been seen in lighter disguise ahead of a mooted debut at the Frankfurt motor...
16:39 2019-06-19

Romesh Ranganathan: even the loveliest people get road rage – my mum included The van driver suggested we both pull over and sort this out physicallyI find it baffling how much of a war zone the road is. In life, we mostly manage to walk around interacting with each other fairly politely. But as soon as we get into our cars, we morph into something out of Mad Max. We drive ar...
08:52 2019-07-13

Ivanka Trump hits the road again for women’s rights worldwide Ivanka Trump, her father’s ambassador for women’s rights, is taking her campaign on the road for the second time, traveling to South America to urge nations to remove barriers to economic empowerment for women....
03:52 2019-08-31

Jidenna's 85 to Africa Is a Musical Road Trip Worth Taking While August 23, 2019, probably won’t be revered in modern black music release history the same way that September 29, 1998, is—the day that Outkast’s Aquemini, Jay-Z’s Vol. 2, Hard Knock Life, A Tribe Called Quest’s The Love Movement, Black Star’s Mos Def and Talib Kweli Are Black Star and Brand Nu...
17:26 2019-08-30

1,250-mile road linking Europe to China given green light The "Meridan" highway, which would stretch 1,250 miles through Russia, has received the green light from officials. It would provide the shortest route to move goods overland between China and Europe....
03:52 2019-07-10

Easy Rider at 50: how the rebellious road movie shook up the system In 1969, Dennis Hopper and friends set out to make one of the last great movies of the decade, changing independent film-making foreverIt’s a matter of historical record that Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, and Jack Nicholson smoked marijuana while shooting in character on the epochal road picture Easy ...
18:13 2019-07-15

SpaceX satellite near miss shows need for rules of the road in space Two satellites have almost collided in space. With the number of satellites set to increase 10 fold before long, we desperately need better orbital navigation rules...
21:00 2019-09-04

She tried to shoot someone in a road rage incident. She shot her husband instead, police say Erica Cole was arrested for attempted murder, assault and reckless endangerment after a road rage incident in Alabama.        ...
19:13 2019-07-09

TRAFFIC ALERT: Road work scheduled along I-10 Thursday night TUCSON – The left two lanes of eastbound Interstate 10 between Ina Rd and Orange Grove Rd will be closed Thursday, September 5 from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m Friday morning. Arizona Department of Transportation will be lane striping overnight. ROAD WORK: Left two lanes of I-10 EB will be closed betwee...
05:39 2019-09-05

"No 5-Star Treatment, Can Sleep On Road": HD Kumaraswamy On Village Visit Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy, who kick-started his village stay campaign ''Grama Vastavya 2.0'' from Gurmitkal in Yadgir district on Friday, denied reports of him getting a "5-star......
07:52 2019-06-22

Mom who was teaching son to drive killed in Milwaukee road rage shooting A road rage incident took the life of a mother who was teaching her son to drive in Milwaukee. Matthew Lee Wilks was charged in the shooting.        ...
08:26 2019-09-05

UN agencies welcome regional road map to help integrate ‘continuing exodus of Venezuelans’ A new road map adopted by Latin American and Caribbean countries, to help better integrate refugees and migrants from crisis-hit Venezuela into new host societies, drew a warm welcome from two UN agencies on Monday....
09:39 2019-07-09

Adames homer helps Rays end road skid, beat A’s 5-3 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Willy Adames homered and threw out a runner at home, and the Tampa Bay Rays snapped a four-game losing streak with a 5-3 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night. Adames finished with three hits. Second baseman Brandon Lowe doubled twice and made a stellar defensive ...
08:26 2019-06-22

Charming Irish musical ‘Sing Street’ is on the road to Broadway The theater world’s buzzing about two off-the-grid musicals that could make the leap to Broadway in the spring. The other week I reported on “The Wrong Man,” by singer-songwriter Ross Golan, starting previews this month at MCC’s new theater in Hell’s Kitchen. The other show to watch is “Sing Street,...
11:13 2019-09-06

New Skoda Octavia vRS hits the road ahead of 2020 debut Skoda's hottest Octavia is seen ahead of standard car's debut later this year and will share engines with Mk8 Golf GTI Skoda has begun testing the hot vRS version of the next Octavia, set to arrive in 2020 after the standard car is unveiled in the coming weeks.  Despite the prototype's camouflage,...
18:39 2019-09-05

She tried to shoot someone during a road rage incident. She shot her husband instead, police say The woman was arrested on charges of shooting her husband in an attempt to shoot someone else in an act of road rage.        ...
14:52 2019-07-09

From nude calendars to title contenders: The Matildas' long road to success Sometimes, the only way to get noticed is to be controversial, to be out of the ordinary. Stir it up, cause a fuss, rip up the rule book and watch the masses react....
13:26 2019-06-03

‘Old Town Road’ director tapped to direct ‘House Party’ remake Calmatic is gonna take “House Party” to the old town road. The director of the music video for “Old Town Road (Remix)” is set to remake “House Party,” the 1990 cult classic starring Christopher Martin, Christopher Reid and Martin Lawrence, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The “House Party”...
03:39 2019-09-18

"Old Town Road" video director Calmatic is remaking House Party Fresh off of making the award-winning music video for “Old Town Road”—the greatest and most popular song of all time—director Calmatic is getting ready to make his feature directing debut. According to Deadline, New Line has tapped him to make a remake of ‘90s Kid ‘N Play comedy classic House Party....
02:00 2019-09-18

Bus carrying singer Josh Turner’s road crew crashes, 1 dead A tour bus carrying members of the road crew for country singer Josh Turner plunged off a cliff in central California, killing one person and injuring seven others, authorities said Thursday....
00:26 2019-09-20

The cowards of the CMAs refused to nominate "Old Town Road" for Song Of The Year Those cowards at the Country Music Awards have done it again, as the nominations for the annual award show were handed down tonight, and Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” was notably absent from the running for “Song Of The Year.” Despite having dominated Billboard’s Hot 100 chart for months—and the prese...
08:52 2019-08-29

Chris Boardman: Tour gives Brits advantage for Road World Championships "Chris Boardman says the OVO Energy Tour of Britain has given the country\u0027s young riders an extra advantage ahead of the Road World Championships."...
17:13 2019-09-17

50 Years Later, Beatles Fans Recreate Abbey Road Cover Shot (LONDON) — It was 50 years ago today, that The Beatles caused a traffic delay. And hundreds of fans of the Fab Four gathered Thursday at a crosswalk in London’s St. John’s Wood neighborhood immortalized on the “Abbey Road” album to recreate the cover photo half a centur...
19:52 2019-08-08

Anand Mahindra Says GST Cuts and Road Tax Revision Will Help Revive Auto Industry Speaking at Mahindra Group's 73rd annual general meeting, Anand Mahindra suggested certain temporary measures that would have a positive impact on the industry. Short term measure like - reduction or......
19:13 2019-08-07

New SDG Advocates sign up for ‘peace, prosperity, people’ and planet, on the road to 2030 As the UN and partners around the world push towards reaching the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, six new influential public figures came on board as official SDG Advocates on Thursday, committing themselves to the pursuit of the 17 goals on behalf of “peace, prosperity, people, planet...
14:52 2019-05-21

City, county officials celebrate completion of $19 million road project TUCSON – Tucson and Pima County officials will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday to celebrate the completion of the Valencia Road- Wilmot Road to Kolb Road improvement project. The ceremony will be from 9 to 10 a.m. at the southwest corner of Valencia and Kolb roads. City of Tucson and Reg...
17:52 2019-08-16

Astana sense 'great chance' of upset after their long road to Old Trafford Kazakh side from the furthest outpost in top-level European football includes a United fan who flew to games in ManchesterBy the time FC Astana touched down in Manchester on Monday, they had been in the air for more than seven hours. A quick stop in Riga had lengthened their day and it was little wo...
12:39 2019-09-19

Austria debates bike trailers for children after fatal road accident The debate on traffic safety broke out after two children died when a car hit the bike trailer they were riding in. The far-right is mulling a ban, while others say more limits are needed for cars — not for bicycles....
01:13 2019-08-08

One dead, several injured after bus crash carrying Josh Turner’s road crew Josh Turner Today – Season 68, on Friday, April 19, 2019Nathan Congleton / NBC file By Minyvonne Burke One person was killed and seven others injured when a bus carrying gospel singer Josh Turner’s road crew crashed in California, authorities said. Turner and his band were on a different...
18:26 2019-09-19

Alaska lawsuit seeks to block Trump road deal through refuge Environmentalists on Wednesday filed a lawsuit challenging a new Trump Administration plan to build a road through a national wildlife refuge in Alaska....
04:26 2019-08-08

Cyclist dies after 'swooping magpie' attacks, runs him off road, police say The unidentified 76-year-old man was cycling in a park in New South Wales when a witness saw him careen into a fence as he tried to avoid the bird.        ...
02:13 2019-09-17

Randy Travis to hit the road with his hit songs – and some help from James Dupré Dubbed The Music of Randy Travis Tour Featuring James Dupré and the Original Randy Travis Band, the tour will kick-off this fall.        ...
03:13 2019-09-05

Boeing's rocky road to win back trust after deadly 737 Max crashes: 'We know we have work to do' After two deadly crashes, Boeing is struggling to regain the confidence of its airline customers, regulators and perhaps the trickiest, the flying public....
15:13 2019-06-05

Heads Shaved, 150 UP Medical Students March On Road On Seniors' Orders A group of 150 first-year medical students were forced to shave their heads and salute their seniors, in an alleged case of ragging that took place at a university in Saifai village in Uttar Pradesh......
12:13 2019-08-21

Jayhawks halt long road losing skid against Power 5 schools Carter Stanley threw for three touchdowns, Khalil Herbert rushed for 187 yards on just 11 carries and Kansas stunned Boston College 48-24 for its first road win over a Power Five school in nearly 11 years       ...
07:39 2019-09-14

Turns out Abbey Road and Let It Be weren't meant to be the last albums the Beatles recorded Anyone who’s watched Let It Be, the documentary made from video of the Beatles recording (and arguing about) their final songs together as a four-person group, would assume there was never any way John, Paul, Ringo, and George would be willing—or able—to release another album together. Fans of the b...
00:26 2019-09-13

China's 'Belt And Road' May Keep Paris Climate Goals Out Of Reach: Report Carbon-heavy development in countries part of China's Belt and Road Initiative could render the Paris climate goals unreachable, according to a new analysis on the gargantuan global infrastructure......
10:26 2019-09-02

Unnao Rape Victim Out Of ICU, CBI Records Statement In Road Accident Case The CBI officials today visited AIIMS hospital in Delhi and recorded the statement of the Unnao rape victim in connection with the case of road accident, in which she and her lawyer were seriously......
10:26 2019-09-02

Lil Nas X surprised an elementary school with "Old Town Road" and the kids lost their minds Admittedly, there aren’t many more avenues that Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” can traverse at this point. After an initial scuffle with the country Billboard charts, it has incurred global support, remix after remix after inexplicable remix, and a pretty great music video under its horseshoe belt buck...
17:39 2019-05-30

Domingo German struggles as Yankees’ road trip starts with thud OAKLAND, Calif. — After giving up four runs in the first two innings, Domingo German provided the Yankees a chance to crawl back into Tuesday night’s game against the A’s. Far from his sharpest, the majors’ leading winner kept the A’s from scoring in the third, fourth and fifth frames and watched hi...
08:39 2019-08-21

Luxury suits for men: Geoff K. Cooper road-tests the best men's tailoring Geoff K. Cooper, Insider's Men's Style Editor, rocks and recommends a collection of the most covetable designer men's suits that you can stun in now and all the way into the autumn/winter season...
06:00 2019-09-15

China Silk Road plan needs clean investment safeguards: study China's Belt and Road Initiative must bring cost-effective new low-carbon methods to developing countries and avoid outdated polluting technologies in order to ensure global climate goals are met, a new study said on Monday....
05:39 2019-09-02

Flashbulb! The Gentleman's Journal Grand Tour: Road to Cannes For this year's Cannes Film Festival, Gentleman's Journal and Chopard teamed up to take a star-studded group on a 3-day trip, titled The Gentleman's Journal Grand Tour: Road to Cannes...
11:39 2019-05-31

Video: Ariel Nomad vs 2019 Triumph Scrambler | Off-road battle Off-road adventures in Ariel's crazy Nomad get serious when World Enduros racer arrives on a Triumph bike For no reason other than we were all there at the same time, we took our favourite off-road hoon-wagon, an Ariel Nomad, and the brand-new Triumph Scrambler 1200, and pitched them against each o...
19:13 2019-08-09

The sun sets on the Old Town Road: Billie Eilish's "Bad Guy" ends Lil Nas X's Billboard streak It’s the end of an era, as history’s greatest song (as determined by science) has finally been dethroned from its spot atop the Billboard Hot 100, with Billie Eilish’s “Bad Guy” taking the crown from Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” after an unprecedented 19-week run—which at least still gives “Old Town ...
07:52 2019-08-20

Watch: Mysterious White Foam Comes Out Of Manholes, Covers Entire Road Residents were left stunned when white foam emerged from three manholes in the Chinese city of Xi'an on Tuesday afternoon, covering 200 meters of the road....
11:13 2019-05-24

'The FA didn't stop him': The long road to justice for Bob Higgins' abuse victims Cultivation of father-figure role allowed coach to get away with sexual abuse of boys for decadesHiggins guilty of 45 counts of indecent assaultBob Higgins was the star-maker, the super-coach. He worked with the likes of the former England great Alan Shearer, the Southampton legend Matt Le Tissier a...
01:26 2019-05-24

Fans recreate Beatles’ Abbey Road cover shot 50 years on Hundreds of Beatles fans have gathered at a crosswalk in London’s St. John’s Wood neighborhood to recreate the “Abbey Road” cover image, half a century after it was created...
07:39 2019-08-09

The Latest: '18 champ Halep takes long road to win in Paris The Latest: Defending champion Simona Halep looked headed for relatively straightforward, straight-set victory in French Open's second round -- until everything started to fall apart for her        ...
00:13 2019-05-31