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Lil Wayne and Drake Team Up for U.S. Tour

The 31-city co-headlining trek kicks off in August<p>Lil Wayne and Drake will do battle on a co-headlining U.S. tour that will take them to 31 cities …

Lil Wayne

Cristiano Ronaldo Leads The Biggest Athletes On Social Media

Major League Baseball and the National Football League both have global aspirations. They diligently schedule regular season games outside the U.S. in hopes of growing international revenue and exposing the game’s biggest stars to the world. But if an athlete’s social media presence is any …

Associated Press News

Parrot MiniDrones get US pricing, August release date

Cramming a lot of fun into small packages, the Rolling Spider and Jumping Sumo MiniDrones will be landing in the US in time for the holidays.<p>In case you missed it back at CES 2014, Parrot unveiled a new MiniDrone line to go along with its larger AR.Drone models such as the upcoming BeBop .<p>The …

Drones

Building the astonishing 1,000 mph Bloodhound SSC rocket car (pictures)

Bloodhound

A Boozy Butter And Rum Soaked Pound Cake

My grandmother, or "Nonny" as I called her, loved to bake and was known for her signature Rum Cake -- an incredibly rich butter and rum soaked pound cake. The cake was the hit of every family gathering, and no one ever passed through her kitchen without sneaking a thin slice. She baked the cake …

Dessert

Watch a 2015 Ford Mustang Fly to (and Fall From) Space!

Going where no Ford Mustang has gone before, a tiny example of the 2015 model has reached . . . <i>space</i>. Previously, the Ford had managed only to kiss the sky from the Empire State building’s observation deck in full-size convertible form. We hope it took this version took its protein pills and put …

Sports Cars

2015 Porsche Cayman GT4 Spy Photos: More Power, Plus Glorious Wings and Things

Uh-oh, 911 . . . your little brother's growing up.<p><b>What It Is:</b> A Porsche Cayman prototype wearing an aggressive front fascia and a giant rear wing. A prototype of what, you may ask? It appears to be a GT4, the long-rumored, range-topping ultra-high-performance Cayman variant that will follow in the …

Alfa Romeo

Widow of Driver in Paul Walker Crash Sues Porsche

Porsche is responsible for the deaths of Paul Walker and his friend Roger Rodas—or so alleges a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles by Rodas’ widow. The incident occurred late last year, when the Carrera GT Rodas was driving—and Walker was riding in—left the road and slammed into a lamppost and several …

Los Angeles County

Porsche Plays Down Dealer Use of Live Tigers to Sell Macans

Can you guess what’s more exciting than those wacky waving inflatable arm-flailing tube men you see at car dealerships? <i>Tigers!</i> Trouble is, besides the chance they’ll maul the bejeebus out of some customers, there’s the even graver threat that an animal-rights organization will take umbrage with the …

Porsche

Porsche Shows Off Eight-Cylinder 911 That Never Was

With its rear-engine configuration, Porsche’s 911 has needed to stay in the good graces of the forces of physics as much as possible. It’s one reason it’s kept a flat engine layout over the decades, because with a heavy engine out back, such a cylinder arrangement at least allows the mass to reside …

Automotive Industry

Dissected: 2015 Jeep Renegade

Unholy Toledo: Homegrown no more, Jeep has its first import in the import-fighting Renegade.<p>The significance of Fiat Chrysler’s decision to unveil the 2015 Renegade in Geneva in March is plain: It will be the first U.S.-market Jeep to be built abroad. Sharing a platform with the Fiat 500L and built …

Automotive Design

2016 Chevrolet Cruze Sedan Spy Photos: Now with an American Nose

Next U.S.-market Cruze breaks cover nearly fully undisguised.<p><i>Update 05/16: We’ve learned that this car is actually the Chinese-market Cruze wearing slightly modified bodywork; the U.S.-spec model will be far more differentiated visually. But while our discussion of this test car’s styling is no</i> …

Chevrolet

GM's Attempt To Snuff Out Smoking-Gun Memos Breeds Own Smoking-Gun Memo

Talk about can’t-win scenarios. After being hoisted innumerable times by the petard of sloppily worded memos from low-level drones, GM management instructed its employees to write precisely about product-safety issues.<p>And then <i>that</i> memo blew up beneath the carmaker as well. Apparently it’s hiding …

A Fighter Jet for the Road: 2015 Lamborghini Huracán LP610-4

Say hello to the most practical, ridiculous Lambo a whole heap of money can buy.<p><b>On-Sale Date:</b> Now<p><b>Base Price (est.):</b> $245,000<p><b>Competitors:</b> Audi R8, McLaren 650S, Porsche 911 Turbo S<p><b>Powertrains:</b> 5.2-liter V-10, 602 hp, 413 lb-ft; seven-speed dual-clutch automatic, AWD<p><b>EPA Fuel Economy (city/hwy, mfr.</b> …

Gus Van Sant casts the BMW i8 in soft light

BMW has spent the better part of a century building its reputation with fossil-burning transportation, but now it's banking heavily on the success of its new i family of electric vehicles. In order to succeed, it will need to sell examples of the i3, but sell the idea with the i8. And in order to …

Bonneville T100 by Maccomotors

Success can be both a blessing and a curse. While a well-received build can put a custom shop on the map, it can just as easily lock them into a certain style. Not ideal in an industry where progression is key.<p>This is the position that Jose and Tito of Maccomotors found themselves in not too long …

Classic Cars

12 Dishes Best Served Cold, Like Revenge

Some dishes—like beef tartare, gazpacho, and revenge—are better served cold. Here are 12 to enjoy while crushing your enemies, etc., etc.<p><b>We've been told time and time again</b> <b>that it's important</b> to forgive those who've wronged us—it's better for our overall emotional and spiritual health. But hell, …

Ice Cream