Cynthia Ratliff

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Rare Croft-Cameron Super Eight tops Autumn Stafford sale

<i>1924 Croft-Cameron Super Eight. Photos courtesy Bonhams.</i><p>No one knows for certain how many motorcycles Croft-Cameron built during their three years in …

Mark Zuckerberg Shares His Daughter's First Word in an Adorable Facebook Photo

Dogs can also, it turns out, be <i>baby’s</i> best friend. At least, that looks to be the case in the Zuckerberg family, where their pet canine Beast is …

Mark Zuckerberg

7 Myths about Native Americans That Need to Be Corrected

While not as high profile as the Keystone XL pipeline, the Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners have been trying to construct a nearly …

Native Americans

Presidential Debate Ignores Climate Change ... Again

It's not like the future of humanity is at stake or anything.<p>Wednesday night’s presidential debate came and went ― again ― with no mention of climate change. That makes three chances for Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to talk about the issue, and three missed opportunities where they …

DEA backs off a ban on kratom, a plant used to treat opioid addiction

Jeremy Haley worked security at Denver International Airport, studied to be an air traffic controller in Great Falls, Mont., and sold natural gas leases in Williston, N.D.<p>But he was anxious and adrift. Night after night the lanky, heavily tattooed young man took refuge in vanilla-flavored vodka and …

Cannabis

ACLU takes on Fisa court over secret decisions on surveillance laws

Motion argues that first amendment requires panel to release classified decisions from 2001 to 2015 that formed foundation of government’s surveillance activities<p>The American Civil Liberties Union is challenging a secret court to effectively turn its back on deciding the meaning of a broad swath of …

MotoGP: Movistar Yamaha Encounters Dramatic End to Motegi Race

The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team were unlucky to see both riders crash out of a promising second place at the Twin Ring Motegi track after heroic …

Treasure Trove of Ancient Human Footprints Found Near Volcano

Hundreds of crisscrossing tracks offer a glimpse of life in Africa around 19,000 years ago.<p>Nine miles from the volcano the Maasai call the “Mountain of God,” researchers have cataloged a spectacularly rare find: an enormous set of well-preserved human footprints left in the mud between 5,000 and …

The World's 10 Richest Terrorist Organizations

Money is what fuels any organization, whether its purpose is building homes, selling goods – or conducting horrific violent acts. A terror organization, just like any legitimate business, needs capital to survive. Quick cash is used to finance general activities, pay salaries for activists, develop …

The Best Coffee Table Books of 2014

Books by artists and about artists, books that are works of art—it was a great year for the coffee table book, from Goya to Dalí, from tattoos to …

European Parks—Mountains

See photos of the mountain landscapes and wildlife of Europe (including alpine scenery, national parks, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

Tribes to U.S. Government: Take Your Weed and Shove It

In a strange move, the Justice Department issued a memo allowing Native Americans to grow marijuana on their lands. But after a troubled history with …

40 books every graphic designer will want for Christmas

Looking for present ideas for the designer in your life? Something good to read is always a great solution to your gift-giving dilemma – and the …

These Green Roofs Are More Than Just A Garden, They’re Also A Power Plant

Green roofs produce food, cool buildings, and add a dash of color to the skyline. In the future, could they also generate electricity?<p>That’s the vision of Marjolein Helder and her Dutch startup Plant-e. Helder has developed a modular system that generates power from submerged plant roots. …

How Successful People Quash Stress

We all know that living under stressful conditions has serious physical and emotional consequences. So why do we have so much trouble taking action to reduce our stress levels and improve our lives? Researchers at Yale University have the answer. They found that intense stress actually reduces the …

Stunning images taken on Nasa Cassini spacecraft's mission to Saturn - Telegraph

Midweek Matinee: Chevrolet Leader News, 1935

<i>Still images from video below.</i><p>Up for your consideration is Volume One, Number One of a series of newsreel-type short subjects; a veritable grab bag …

1952 Allard K2 Roadster

This 1952 Allard K2 is more sparingly optioned than most we come across, its Brooklands screens, steel wheels, small bumpers and lack of weather …

Low Rod: 1928 Chevrolet BoatTail Roadster

This 1928 Chevrolet boat-tail roadster sounds to have been built on top of a sedan chassis from the same year, something it’s unusually long …

From the Archives: Bird is the word

<i>1962 Ford Thunderbird Sports Roadster.</i><p>Here is a pair of 1960s Thunderbirds that were for sale in the March 1974 issue of <i>Hemmings Motor News.</i><p>From the …

American Muscle Cars for (Almost) Every Budget, On Sale Now

From the Hemi’s, fastback’s, and big block’s heyday, America built some spectacular machines known as muscle cars. All while the muscle car religion …

Classic Cars

One-off Dearborn Steel Tubing-built shorty Mustang expecte

<i>Photos by Drew Shipley, courtesy Auctions America.</i><p>When the wall at the back of the rented building came down, a few bricks fell inward. Nobody …

BaT Exclusive: 1952 MG TD Barn Find

<b>10/16/2009 Update:</b> This MG sold in only 3 days. Stay tuned for more BaT Exclusives!<p><b>From 10/13/2009:</b><p>This 1952 MG TD was just pulled out of a barn in …

Classic Car Dealer | Collector Car Broker | Classic and Collector Cars Buy and Sell

Gullwing Motorcars Buys and Sells Classic, Antique, and Collector Cars. If you are looking to Buy or Sell a Classic or Collector Car...We Can Help!

1934 Ford Coupe

Sorry, that 1934 Ford Coupe is no longer on display in our Chicago, Illinois showroom.<p>There are 2 similar Ford Coupe vehicles from 1931 to 1937<p>Click …

Jerry Titus’ Daytona class-winning Trans-Am Pontiac

<i>Jerry Titus’ Camaro-turned-Firebird. Images courtesy Russo and Steele.</i><p>The Pontiac Firebird that “Mr. Trans-Am,” Jerry Titus, drove in the 1968 …

The case of the missing builder: Can you help solve this a

<i>Mark Smith’s custom 1936 Ford roadster. Do you know who built it in the early 1950s? Photos by Mark Smith.</i><p>Mark Smith was looking for a 1932 Ford …

Clean and Documented: 1967 Plymouth Barracuda

<b>11/1/2010 Update:</b> This Barracuda did not meet reserve at $8100 and the $16,500 Buy-It-Now was not selected.<p><b>From 10/18/2010:</b><p>This 1967 Plymouth …

Modified 1969 Plymouth Roadrunner in SoCal...

This ’69 Roadrunner has a beautiful looking body and a well-built 383 under the hood. It is available in the San Fernando Valley outside Los Angeles …