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8 Ways to Lower the Odds of Being Ticketed When Police Pull You Over

How do bad cars happen? How, for instance, did Pontiac's Aztek—the greatest failed model in recent history—get all the way from flawed design to ugly product? We asked Bob Lutz, our industry expert and man-about-town. Here's the inside dope.<p><i>(Photo Credit: Visions of America/Contributor/Getty Images)</i><p>…

Revenge porn Bill upsets British nudists

Nudists have written to Chris Grayling asking him to differentiate in the Bill between full-frontal nudity and pornography<p>Naturists in Britain have written to Chris Grayling, the Justice Secretary complaining that the new Revenge Porn Bill discriminates against people who practice nudism.<p>Last week …

Bowe Bergdahl's hometown uneasy about its one-time hero

In the days after Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was released from nearly five years in captivity, yellow ribbons and banners celebrating his release decorated the main street, red-bricked storefronts of his hometown. A sense of relief and excitement filled the air: Bergdahl would soon be home.<p>But more than …

Why Ebola Is Such A Uniquely Terrible Virus

In its struggle to beat back the virus, your immune system's reaction ravages the rest of your body, leaving your blood vessels weak and leaky.<p>Soon, blood and plasma start pushing through, sometimes coming out of your pores and every orifice.<p>But long before the body begins to fail — around the time …

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10 Photos That Justify Washington as the Most Instagrammable State in America

A version of this post was first published on TRAVELBREAK.<p>Ten years ago, you'd plan your next vacation by browsing through tour books. You'd purchase a map at a gas station or follow highway signs for a spontaneous road trip.<p>Now, the atlas serves little purpose for wandering -- just a debilitated …

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Scientists Want To Try Electrical Stimulation In More Paralyzed Patients

The treatment shows promise in four young men who had received complete paralysis diagnoses.<p>More than 30 people who have been paralyzed by spinal-cord injuries could soon get an experimental treatment that involves sending electric currents to their spines. The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation …

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Air tanker's wing may have hit tree before Yosemite crash, NTSB says

The wing of an air tanker that crashed while being used to fight a wildfire near<p>Yosemite National Parklast week may have struck a tree before going down, according to a report by federal investigators.<p>The S-2T tanker was destroyed on impact Oct. 7 when it went down near El Portal fighting the Dog …

Bodies In Mexico Mass Grave Apparently Not Those Of Missing Students

The mystery surrounding the disappearance of 43 students last month has deepened. Mexican authorities say remains found in a mass grave outside the town of Iquala are not those of the students.<p>Transcript<p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:<p>I'm Audie Cornish. Mexican authorities continue to search for 43 students …

Nepal avalanche kills hikers and villagers

A snowstorm in the Himalayan region of central Nepal has killed 17 people, including nine hikers and three villagers, while more than 100 remain unaccounted for, officials have said.<p>The avalanche hit the Mustang and Manang district on Tuesday, but it took army rescuers from nearby training camps …