Pierre Lapratte

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The Keys to Training Your Dog to Stop Barking

Dogs will be dogs, which means they sometimes bark, but you can teach your dog to control their barking so that it’s not disruptive. These three tips …

Pets

The housing market is trapped

Long-term and short-term trends have converged, and while it hasn't caused disaster for American homeowners yet, it certainly has made movement a lot harder.<p>Mark Fleming, an economist at First American Financial Corporation, compares the number of homes sold on an annual basis against what should …

2000-Hp Turbine-Powered Hybrid Electric Truck

Tesla has had a significant effect on the car world and anything about the firm seems to appear on blogs and news sites. The company is happy with …

Space junk could cause war, say researchers

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>I spend most of my days hidden in a bunker below stairs.<p>This is because I've heard so many portents of doom over the last year or so that I can't possibly risk living what used to be a normal life.<p>There are …

Space

This leadership conference featured a speech by Carly Fiorina...and naked women?

When mountaineer, author and frequent speaker Alison Levine walked in to the reception for the Young Presidents Organization 2015 Central U.S. …

2016 Kia Optima LX 1.6T First Test Review

Risk Averse<p>The previous-generation Kia Optima helped revolutionize the midsize family sedan when it debuted in 2011. Although it was never a top-seller, it did show buyers that a family sedan could be desirable. It could drive well, look cool, and in general be a car you’d be proud of owning. The …

Yenko’s Deuce – the kinder, gentler supercar

<i>1970 Yenko Deuce. Photos by John Hollansworth, Jr., courtesy Mecum Auctions.</i><p>Most people mark 1972 as the death of the (first) muscle car era, but if …

Urgent need for rationalization of ATF taxes to reduce airlines' costs: Assocham-Yes Bank study

Implementation of a reduced and uniform taxation structure on air turbine fuel (ATF) across all states will bring fuel costs largely in line with …

Economics

Porsche Responds to Paul Walker Lawsuit

A few days after Meadow Walker filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Porsche, the German company has responded.<p>In the lawsuit, it is claimed that …