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Man Who Walked 16 Miles To 2 Jobs Gets A Car, Thanks To Facebook

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 07.14.2016 | Good News

KPTV - FOX 12 One man’s hard work, determination and drive got him a much-needed car. Kyle Bigler of Belmont, New Hampshire walked a combined ...

Here's Why You Should Never Drive With Balloons Tied To Your Car

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 06.17.2016 | Weird News

This driver must be feeling pretty deflated. On Tuesday, dozens of balloons tied to a car began to fly away as the vehicle's driver picked up speed on...

In the Move to Robot Vehicles, the Enemy Is Us

Carl Nettleton | Posted 06.13.2016 | Technology
Carl Nettleton

Driving on today's roadways jammed with automobiles, it is easy to understand the challenges of integrating automated vehicles into the flow of traffi...

6 Things You Must Know Before Buying A Car

Oprah.com | Pam Masin | Posted 04.19.2016 | OWN

You arrive at the dealership well caffeinated and armed with printouts from your exhaustive Internet research—you've got the car picked out and have...

"This Little Poppie Went to Market"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 03.31.2016 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

In nearly 38 years of marriage, I have found that food shopping is a matter of putting the cart before the horse's behind. This explains why I am the designated driver whenever I go to the supermarket with my wife, Sue.

An historic Week: Bringing War Criminals to Justice

Stefan Simanowitz | Posted 03.27.2016 | World
Stefan Simanowitz

The fact that these cases were heard in the same week may be merely coincidental, but it nevertheless sends out a strong signal that commanders who commit or permit atrocities will ultimately be held responsible.

#FredinChina: Millennials to Steal Women's Day

Fred Raillard | Posted 03.15.2016 | Technology
Fred Raillard

'Women's Day' is on March 8th, and celebrates equality between the men and women. This is a very serious day in China, where every Chinese woman expects to be treated extremely well on this day by her entourage, family, company and her husband.

The Car Rental Tips You Need For Winter

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 02.19.2016 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

by Eric Jordan, Condé Nast Traveler Photo: Paul Armbruster/Courtesy of CNP Montrose Four-wheel drive and heated seats are nice in the snow, b...

Watch Hero Passersby Drag Mom And Child Out From Sinking Car

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 02.15.2016 | Weird News

A mom and her toddler were dramatically dragged from a sinking car just seconds before it plunged to the bottom of a canal. Heart-stopping footage sho...

Uber Drivers Have No Right to Strike

Steve Siebold | Posted 02.05.2016 | Business
Steve Siebold

Some Uber drivers in New York City went on strike this week, after the company reduced rates on its basic service, UberX, in New York City by 15 perce...

5 Easy Life Hacks to Reduce Waste And Save Money

Pauline Paquin | Posted 02.01.2016 | Business
Pauline Paquin

  This is actually a shop... I was looking for car parts in Morocco.As you look at all the areas of spending in your life for ways to trim the f...

Snow Penis On A Car Is A Traffic-Stopper (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 01.26.2016 | Weird News

That's no ice cream truck and that's no popsicle. A man in China transported a giant snow penis on the top of his car to a parade, according to report...

A Car, an Accident and a Loss

Stacy Pelander | Posted 01.22.2016 | Parents
Stacy Pelander

Nearly every day I load my 11-month-old into the car and drive from point A to point B on some errand, my head filled with lists of what needs to get ...

Ice Sheet Shatters Car Windshield After Flying Off SUV In Front

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 01.01.2016 | Weird News

A car's windshield was shattered after being hit by a sheet of ice that flew off the SUV on the road in front of it. A dashcam video shows the chunk s...

The Full Lowdown on Car Rental Grace Periods

Map Happy | Posted 12.29.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

So you rented a car and everything went without a hitch. You got a great deal, used the checklist before leaving the lot, fueled up and saved the rece...

Follow These Steps If Your Car Runs Out of Gas on a Road Trip

Map Happy | Posted 12.28.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

Get to the right lane immediately, put the car into cruise control, turn off the music, burn some sage and hope for the best. It's too late to stock u...

Greensleeves and Memories

Paola K Amaras | Posted 12.22.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Paola K Amaras

Christmas is a time of magical realism. Not in the literary sense necessarily, where magic plays an integral part in the mundane world, but in the sen...

Read This Before You Rent a Car

Christopher Elliott | Posted 12.18.2015 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Car rental mix-ups can range from amusing to dangerous. If you're about to travel somewhere and rent a car for the holidays, particularly if you're traveling internationally, here's what you need to know to avoid ending up with a ticket. Or worse.

Cops Make Very NSFW Discovery While Searching Car Trunk

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 12.14.2015 | Weird News

Police are trained to expect the unexpected. So it was all part of the job when officers from the Lancashire Constabulary's road policing unit in Nort...

Renting a Car for the First Time? Know These Things

Map Happy | Posted 12.09.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

Having access to a car opens up a great deal of new experiences. But acquiring a rental car isn't as simple as walking in and asking nicely (as I believed. I also do not recommend this approach). In retrospect, I wish knew some of these things before walking up to the counter.

A Bench in the Park

Celso Bressan | Posted 11.30.2015 | Arts
Celso Bressan

Evenings, Paul would sit exhausted on a bench in the park. The daily conflicts with his work mates, his wife gone without trace taking with her his be...

This Car Had No Front Seats And A Very Weird Substitute

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.26.2015 | Weird News

Did someone really drive this death trap? A car was discovered stuck in the mud with a plastic garden chair in place of its front seats, reports the B...

All Pumped Up

Jerry Zezima | Posted 11.12.2015 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

I am not much of a couch potato, not only because my wife won't let me eat potatoes on the couch while watching TV, but because I prefer to drink beer in the lounge chair.

What Happens When A Travel Company Drops a Fee? This.

Christopher Elliott | Posted 11.08.2015 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Hertz has quietly dropped one of the car rental industry's most unpopular surcharges: the cleaning fee.

Friends Don’t Let Friends Karaoke And Drive

The Huffington Post | Whitney Meers | Posted 11.06.2015 | Weird News

Sure, it's fun to drive around screaming the lyrics to your favorite songs, but the California Highway Patrol warns once you start videoing yourself a...