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How the West is cutting teen pregnancy

<b>Teenage pregnancy is a problem developed Western nations have been battling for decades - and though it sometimes goes unnoticed they have made huge progress.</b><p>"Here's a story of utter irresponsibility: About one-third of American girls become pregnant as teenagers," wrote columnist Nicholas Kristof …

2015 Bentley Continental GT3-R

Pushing the Bentley boundaries once again.<p>One thing that has always separated Bentley from its former longtime partner Rolls-Royce is its racing heritage. Bentley trots out this factoid from time to time when it wants to go back to the track, as it did at Le Mans from 2001 to 2003 with the Speed 8 …

Homemade flying car crashes in Florida, catches fire

Some people take their DIY projects very seriously, as was apparently the case with a duo in Florida who crashed in their Maverick flying car. The …

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BMW Unveils Racy, Hyper-Limited M4 DTM Champion Edition

BMW rejoined the DTM German Touring Car Championship in 2012 after an absence of two decades. While Audi took the manufacturer’s championship this year, BMW driver Marco Wittmann brought home the driver’s championship and the BMW RMG Team placed first in the team championship. To celebrate its …

The 4-cylinder turbo Porsche Cayman cometh

Caught at the ring, it's more evidence that the junior Porsches will offer boxer-4s.<p>A few months ago, Porsche unleashed a very strange beast at the Nurburgring. It was a current-gen 911 with what was almost certainly a turbocharged flat-4. It's an engine we long suspected was coming from a company …

2015 Volkswagen Golf R SportWagen Spied: So Rad, So Off-Limits

Just your everyday 290-hp, all-wheel-drive compact station wagon.<p><b>What It Is:</b> This is an easy one, as far as our daily routine of identifying future products goes, because no effort has been made whatsoever to obscure the car: It’s a Volkswagen Golf R SportWagen circling the Nürburgring. It’s quite …

How We Cook Weeknight Chicken Dinners Without Recipes

Weeknights are all about easy chicken dinners. Here's how we improvise our birds, from a coconut-milk-and-soy-sauce braise to a roast that lasts all week<p>Earlier this month, we shared our staff's favorite Back Pocket Pasta ideas: non-recipe recipes (it's totally a Thing™) for quick and easy dishes …

The 2015 Corvette Z06 packs on 226 pounds but it doesn't matter

Feed the beast.<p>The order guide for the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z06 has hit the web courtesy of the keen eyes at CorvetteBlogger. The document contains all sorts of gems, including the car's curb weight. Buyers can expect to pull around 3524 lbs when equipped with the seven-speed manual …

2014 Pebble Beach: Galpin Ford's $1 million supercar

Brandon Boeckmann slips into the driver's seat of the low-slung, gull-wing sports car, grins, and says, "So, how fast do you want to go?"<p>A minute later, on a Monterey back street, he punches the gas pedal and demonstrates exactly how a 1,058-horsepower supercar that weighs only 3,600 pounds goes …

12 Frozen Fruit Desserts

Let’s set aside the soul-revealing debate of chocolate versus vanilla ice cream for a moment and turn to fruit instead. And what better way to enjoy summer fruit than by creating a delicious frozen treat out of it? Sure, pies, crumbles, and everything in between are great for showcasing sweet …

A Kitchy Kitchen Recipe: Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs

This is the smell of 2 a.m. - at least if you're on the streets of LA. Street dogs are the best dogs. Bacon wrapped hot dogs (so not kosher or organic, totally terrible for you...but who cares it's 2 a.m.), griddled with onions, jalapeños, and the buns too. Everything sort of cooking together in …

We Hear: Ford Subcompact CUV to Arrive in Two Years

We’ve previously reported on many of the refreshed or new models slated for Ford’s lineup, but a report from <i>Automotive News</i> suggests there’s more in store for the next few years, including the addition of a subcompact crossover.<p>With the Chevrolet Trax and Honda HR-V coming into the picture, it was …

2015 GMC Sierra 1500, Ford Recalls, 2015 Ford Mustang RTR: What’s New @ The Car Connection

The recently overhauled 2015 GMC Sierra 1500 delivers some of the best hauling and towing numbers of any light-duty full-size truck while returning …

Upcoming Bentley SUV To Introduce New Design Direction

Bentley’s forthcoming SUV, due next year, will be the brand’s flagship model that shows a new direction for Bentley’s styling, according to the company’s director of design, Luc Donckerwolke, at the Motorsports Gathering at Quail Lodge in Carmel, California. Expect a more muscular and sporty look, …

2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 order guide spills all the details

Want to see how you'd configure your new Corvette Z06? No, we're afraid that model has yet to be included in Chevy's online configuration tool, but it has been added to the order guide. So now Corvette buyers will have the choice between the base Stingray coupe, the Z51 coupe, the Stingray …

2015 Ford Fusion: Smaller EcoBoost Engine, Manual Gearbox Gone

Time was when mid-size sedans routinely came with V-6 engines of 3.0 to 3.6 liters. But these days, those are rare and expensive high-end options--if …

New Corvette will record every move a valet driver makes

Attention valet drivers: Don't get frisky with the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette -- big brother is watching.<p>General Motors is offering next year's model of the famous sport coupe with a data recorder that captures video, audio and driving data from the vehicle when switched into a special "Valet …

Top 10 Most Expensive Cars Sold at Pebble Beach

Ferraris are the most desirable cars ever. At least, that’s the conclusion one could make based on the results of the vintage-car auctions at Monterey Car Week. Nine out of ten of the richest sales originally came from Enzo’s factory. Heck, the reddest brand even scored—with a superb 1954 Ferrari …

5 Car Brands That Customers Don't Buy Twice

In today's auto market, competition is stiff. Every car seems built to last, which makes it difficult for automakers to tout reliability as their …

The Saleen FourSixteen is the world's meanest Tesla Model S

No horsepower bump, but better performance nonetheless.<p>From hot-rodded Mustangs to the S7 supercar, Steve Saleen made a name wringing horsepower out of eight-cylinder Ford engines.His eponymous firm's latest creation, though, is something different. And after a lengthy gestation, the Saleen …

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