Earnhardt Jr. leads Phoenix Cup Practice 1 – Rotoworld.com

Rotoworld.comDale Earnhardt Jr. (No. 88 Chevrolet SS) leads the first practice for the Sprint Cup The Profit on CNBC 500 at Phoenix International Raceway. A lap of 138.723 mph was…

Luxury international carjacking ring dismantled in New York, New Jersey; 29 … – Fox News

Luxury international carjacking ring dismantled in New York, New Jersey; 29 …Fox NewsAn international stolen car ring that boosted luxury Porches, Land Rovers and Aston Martins that operated in New…

Bob Struble: CES 2014 Confirms Radio’s Competitive Challenge – Radio magazine (press release)

Bob Struble: CES 2014 Confirms Radio’s Competitive ChallengeRadio magazine (press release)Columbia, MD – Feb 27, 2014 – Bob Struble, president and CEO of iBiquity Digital, recaps his findings from the…

It’s Raining in Los Angeles and Everyone Is PANICKING! – E! Online

E! Online“They may take away our lives, but they’ll never take our freedom!” That’s not only a quote from the iconic Mel Gibson film Braveheart, but it’s probably what most…

Driving While Mapping: California Case Sets Smartphone Precedent – InformationWeek

InformationWeekCalifornia case says drivers can use smartphone maps in cars without fear of getting a ticket. Mobile World Congress: 5 Hot Gadgets. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) Thanks…

Seattle clamps down on UberX, Lyft, Sidecar – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

San Francisco Chronicle (blog)Seattle’s city council on Thursday night took steps to limit how many cars UberX, Lyft and Sidecar can have on the road at any given time, an…

Khloé Kardashian and Kendall Jenner Show Off Their Sweet (Toy) Cars – E! Online

E! OnlineKhloé Kardashian and Kendall Jenner are ridin’ dirty! OK, not really, but this is too cute. It’s no surprise the famous family have a number of luxury cars to…

Six injured in multiple car crash in Northwest Miami-Dade – MiamiHerald.com

Six injured in multiple car crash in Northwest Miami-DadeMiamiHerald.comA violent four-vehicle crash in Northwest Miami-Dade sent six people to the hospital Tuesday night and shut down the busy thoroughfare. It…

GM adds 842000 vehicles to ignition switch recall – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

GM adds 842000 vehicles to ignition switch recallHonolulu Star-AdvertiserDETROIT >> General Motors on Tuesday doubled to 1.6 million the number of small cars it is recalling to fix faulty ignition…

GM issues rare public apology amidst recall of 1.6 million cars – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesIn a rare public apology, General Motors acknowledged Tuesday that it may have reacted too slowly to a safety issue linked to 13 deaths. The delayed response could…

Fire chases three residents from Las Vegas home, destroys two cars – Las Vegas Sun

Fire chases three residents from Las Vegas home, destroys two carsLas Vegas SunLas Vegas Fire & Rescue responded about 11:40 a.m. to the fire at 6308 O’Bannon Drive, near South…

Changes in Red Hook, violence in Kiev, and new ideas for … – Gizmodo

Changes in Red Hook, violence in Kiev, and new ideas for …GizmodoChanges in Red Hook, violence in Kiev, and new ideas for Paris from mayoral candidates. Plus Bogotá bans cars…

In New York’s Strictest No-Parking Zones, Not Even the FBI Is Exempt – New York Times

In New York’s Strictest No-Parking Zones, Not Even the FBI Is ExemptNew York TimesFor decades, the F.B.I.’s vehicles were off limits to New York City tow trucks, given the bureau’s…

Live: Daytona 500 still delayed by rain – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The Great American race is delayed — again. The Daytona 500 was stopped after 38 laps because of severe weather just after 2 p.m.. NASCAR…

Horsford works ‘undercover’ in Las Vegas — for the UPS – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalHorsford began his day meeting with company officials at a major UPS processing hub at the corner of Martin Luther King Blvd. and West Bonanza Road, just outside…

Hamlin, Kenseth win Budweiser Duels at Daytona – Boston Globe

Boston GlobeDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Joe Gibbs Racing continued to flex its muscle cars by sweeping Thursday’s Budweiser Duels. Matt Kenseth survived a three-wide photo finish with runner-up Kevin Harvick…

Protests Against Venezuela’s Government Escalate — Update 2 – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalCARACAS, Venezuela–Protests against President Nicolás Maduro’s government escalated Thursday, with thousands of demonstrators burning tires and cars and security forces fighting back to gain control of the streets…

New York City car owners enjoy 3-week reprieve from parking regulations – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsIn Mayor de Blasio’s New York, drivers don’t have to move their parked cars. By Sunday, city motorists will have enjoyed an uninterrupted 22-day stretch in which…

Apple working on heart attack prediction device: report – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldThis post was originally published on Mashable. We now know that Apple held closed-door talks with Tesla, a meeting of two innovative companies that hints at a number…

Apple exploring cars, medical devices to reignite growth – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleAdrian Perica is a very busy man. Over the past 18 months, the mergers and acquisitions chief at Apple has been scouring the globe looking for deals, snatching…

Tony Stewart, Danica Patrick, teammates crash in Sprint Unlimited – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Tony Stewart’s return to racing ended in a wreck. A brutal nine-car crash forced a red flag and an 11-minute delay in the Sprint Unlimited,…

At Least 1 Person Suffers Bite Wound From Runaway Camel – NBC Southern California

NBC Southern CaliforniaThe owner of a camel that bit at least one person after it escaped from its pen north of Los Angeles was not permitted to have the animal…

Atlanta drivers praise state and city for storm response – WGCL Atlanta

WGCL AtlantaGov. Nathan Deal and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed vowed to do better after many criticized them for their slow response to the severe weather crisis two weeks ago and…

De Blasio defends schools staying open; pals disagree – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsTen inches of snow. School buses colliding with cars. Half empty schools. “It’s absolutely a beautiful day out there,” beamed New York Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña. The…

Son-in-law arrested in package-explosion deaths – Las Vegas Sun

Son-in-law arrested in package-explosion deathsLas Vegas SunLaw Enforcement cars fill the front yard of a rural home in Lebanon, Tenn., where a package sent there exploded Monday, killing 74-year-old lawyer…

Atlanta Ice Storm Brings Power Outage To Fayetteville GA

Atlanta Ice Storm Brings Power Outage To Fayetteville GA The Atlanta Ice Storm or iceocalypes has brought a power outage to Fayetteville GA. So call EMC Fayetteville – I did…

How S.F.’s cable cars were saved after an uphill battle – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleThe golden age of the cable car came to an end starting with the 1906 earthquake and fire. Over the next four decades, one proud line after another…

Incorrect Signs Warn Atlanta Drivers of Storm – ABC News

ABC NewsA little more than a week after snow trapped commuters in cars and children on school buses in metro Atlanta, state officials say they overreacted to information from federal…

Next step may be cars built to avoid crashes – Boston Globe

Boston GlobeWASHINGTON — Your car might see a deadly crash coming even if you don’t, the government says, indicating it will require automakers to equip new vehicles with technology that…

Feds plan to require car-to-car communications – Fox News

Fox NewsThe federal government wants people to drive cars that talk…to each other. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx on Monday announced plans to require future automobiles to be fitted with technology…

Feds Will Require All New Vehicles to Talk to Each Other – Wired

WiredThe feds want to make V2V technology a requirement on all new cars. Image: DOT. The future of automotive safety isn’t about more airbags or stronger steel. It’s about building…

Fewer than 15 cars remain in emergency lanes – CBS Atlanta News – WGCL Atlanta

Fewer than 15 cars remain in emergency lanes – CBS Atlanta NewsWGCL AtlantaGeorgia State Patrol said that less than 15 cars remain in emergency lanes after over 2000 cars were…

Popular Indian cars fail crash tests – BBC News

BBC NewsFive of India’s most popular small cars have failed crash tests conducted by a UK-based car safety watchdog. The tests by Global NCAP showed that if involved in a…

Toyota halts sale of key models over failed fire test – USA TODAY

USA TODAYToyota is halting the sale of thousands of new cars after being alerted to padding in a seat heater that doesn’t meet flammability standards. The automaker is going to…

Atlanta weather | Abandoned cars can be retrieved Thursday – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta weather | Abandoned cars can be retrieved ThursdayAtlanta Journal ConstitutionIf you left your vehicle on an Atlanta interstate, you’ll need to head to one of two spots Thursday at…