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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...

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...

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

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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 r...

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...

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

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Only a Bold Move Will Save VW

Jack Hidary | Posted 11.03.2015 | Business
Jack Hidary

The VW scandal points not only to issues at the company, but a deeper problem with all combustion cars. The real fix is not to monkey around with software, but to take a bold new path for the company.

How The Decline Of Cars Is Changing Cities For The Better

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 10.16.2015 | Business

Cars have ruled American cities for decades, with planners working to simplify driving and parking by routing freeways through downtowns, widening st...

Senators Probe Whether VW Misled IRS On More Than $50 Million In Tax Credits

The Huffington Post | Kate Sheppard | Posted 10.07.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and ranking member Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) want to know if Volkswagen lied to th...

Kylie Jenner Is Now Driving A Rolls Royce Ghost, Making Her Birthday Ferrari So Two Months Ago

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 10.06.2015 | Entertainment

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Dog Chauffeurs Her Tiny Boss Around On The Cutest Joyride Ever

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.05.2015 | Good News

Hey pup, can we see your license and registration?  A video recently uploaded to YouTube features a Oliver, a 1-year-old from...

Poppie's Personal Trainer

Jerry Zezima | Posted 09.30.2015 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

At the advanced age of 61 (my age is advancing while the rest of me is regressing), I am happy to say that I don't need to join a health club. That's...

Don't Play These Gas Price Games on Your Next Road Trip

Christopher Elliott | Posted 09.27.2015 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Rick Hudnett recently pulled into a Chevron station near his home in Orlando. He wishes he hadn't. The $2.41 price per gallon was a few cents lower t...

Cash Is King (and the King Is Dead)

Neal Wooten | Posted 09.18.2015 | Money
Neal Wooten

I'm 50 years old so clearly from the proverbial old school. Times change so fast I can't keep up with them. Case and point -- my wife and I just bough...

Confessions Of A (Former) Female Car Hater

Tova Laiter | Posted 09.09.2015 | Fifty
Tova Laiter

I don't care about cars -- there I said it. When people ask me what car my husband drives, I answer honestly -- I don't know ... but it's orange! (Actually more like the burnt umber color of my last year's lipstick ... but try telling that to a man.)