iOS app Android app


The 7 Worst Problems While Driving In A Foreign Country

Rita Anya Nara | Posted 08.16.2014 | Travel
Rita Anya Nara

Hungry to take a summer road trip someplace exotic? Read up before you give Hertz or Avis a call, and remember, a drive around another continent can be a wonderful adventure as long as you're prepared.

Destination San Diego and/or Miami: Plan Ahead -- to Plan Ahead!

Sharon Hoge | Posted 07.14.2014 | Travel
Sharon Hoge

It's never too late to start confronting the process we're all constantly undergoing as we all are getting older day by day.

Drop in Oil Consumption Signals Power of Free Market

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 04.08.2013 | Green
Carol Pierson Holding

The large bulk of oil consumption is from transportation, and as laid out in painful detail on SmartPlanet, the drop is not due to greater vehicle efficiency. So what is driving this drop?

Avis Buys Zipcar and Enters Subscription Economy

Tien Tzuo | Posted 03.09.2013 | Business
Tien Tzuo

Zipcar's purchase proves the Subscription Economy isn't going away, it's going to be incorporated and leveraged by the best businesses of the next generation, and that now includes Avis.

Local Car Sharing Company Purchased For Hundreds Of Millions

AP | SAMANTHA BOMKAMP | Posted 03.04.2013 | San Francisco

NEW YORK — Avis is leaping into the car-sharing service business by buying Zipcar for $491.2 million, aiming to capture a new type of customer a...

NYPD IDs Getaway Driver In Midtown Murder

Newsday | Anthony M DeStefano and Kevin Deutsch | Posted 02.12.2013 | New York

NYPD detectives believe they have identified the getaway driver in the brazen Manhattan slaying of a 31-year-old entertainment promoter, and they are ...

Good News! Car Rental Companies Agree To Stop Leasing Hazardous Vehicles

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 11.27.2012 | Money

ALBANY, N.Y. — When Cally Houck lost her two daughters in the wreck of what turned out to be a defective rental car, she thought there must be a...

Hertz Makes Another Big Offer To Buy Thrifty Car Rental

AP | Posted 07.09.2011 | Business

PARK RIDGE, N.J. -- Car rental company Hertz Global Holdings Inc. is raising the stakes in its pursuit of Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group Inc. in hope...

Toyota Recall: Alamo, Enterprise, National Car Rental Companies Pull Toyotas

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Three car rental companies said Wednesday they are pulling thousands of Toyotas from their fleets over faulty gas pedals. The Pontia...

In Defense Of Brit Hume

Mark Joseph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mark Joseph

What we need are more, not fewer Brit Hume's in the public square, each advocating for their ideas and beliefs.