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2019 Bentley Continental GT: Going Ballistic – Official Photos and Info

Tips for Finding a Reliable Used Car

An elderly woman is crying profusely over the phone, and all anyone can do is listen and try to console her. Through no fault of her own, she’s now beside herself with a $7000 repair estimate for a car that has become a 3500-pound paperweight. The only thing she knows about cars is how to drive …

Massive iPhone 8 Leak 'Confirms' 15 New Features

The iPhone 8 is perhaps Apple’s most anticipated phone since the original iPhone in 2007. Consequently leaks about this extensive redesign have been unparalleled, but now they have reached a new high…<p>Three alleged Foxconn employees have set Reddit into a frenzy with a thread that gave away …

Mobile Technology

Samsung QN55Q8C 4K QLED TV Review

No brand seems as flat-out obsessed with unlocking the potential of high dynamic range picture technology as Samsung.<p>Over the past three years the Korean brand’s engineers have raced at breakneck speed to make their LCD TVs deliver more of the brightness, color and color volume (the application of …

Televisions

How to pack a suit: The 1 trick to avoid wrinkles

Forget the hassle of taking an extra carry-on to keep a suit looking freshly pressed. As it turns out, there's an easy way to fold your suit so that it remains crease- and wrinkle-free while you travel!<p>The trick? Use the suit's construction to your advantage. The structured shoulders pop into each …

America’s Favorite Truck Is Now a Shelby-Tuned Hot Rod

Ever since the F-150 Raptor changed the game, the philosophy of beefed-up trucks has seen that almost all of them turn into off-road beasts. As a …

Best Gas Grills for $400 to $700

There's plenty of choice when it comes to gas grills between $400 and $700.<p>"This price range is where you really see your options start to open up," …

BBQ

Boots, Daisy Dukes & Star-Spangled Everything: This Is What Stagecoach Festivalgoers Wear

After Coachella Valley Music Festival bows, country music fans flock to the same territory the following weekend for their own revelry.<p>The 2017 …

You Thought It Was An Urgent Care Center, Until You Got the Bill

When Ginger Pine’s daughter started coughing and running a fever one night last December, she tried to take her to their usual after-hours doctor’s office, but there was a line out the door.<p>Pine and her husband kept driving until they came upon a facility called PrimeCare Emergency Center. "There …

Physiology

The Best Steaks in Chicago

Gene & Georgetti’s<p>500 N. Franklin St., River North<br>312-527-3718<p><b>Pictured:</b> The Bone-In Ribeye<p>“I think you can look at Chicago steakhouses in two …

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk: The World's Most Powerful SUV

The 707-hp Jeep is here, and it's everything we expected.<p>Dodge’s 707-hp Challenger and Charger Hellcat models are loud, instigate bad behavior, and can generate local, rubber-sourced cloud cover with merely a stab of their gas pedals. They’re the vehicular equivalents of a Daytona Beach …

This Honda is the most affordable, high-tech car you can buy

If you're looking for a car that doesn't compromise on tech <i>and</i> won't break the bank, the Honda Civic is your best bet.<p>That may come as a surprise to many: "High-tech" and "futuristic" aren't exactly words that come to mind when you hear Honda. But the Honda Civic EX with the automaker's Sensing …

2017 Toyota Tacoma

A pickup in which to take the (very) beaten path.<p>C/D Overall Rating:<p>For years, the Toyota Tacoma has been the mid-size-pickup measuring stick. It offers proficient off-road packages, a manual transmission, impressive towing capability, and styling that stands out. Outdoor enthusiasts and pickup …

Porsche Makes an Average of $17,000 on Every Car It Sells

But what Ferrari makes per car is even more impressive.<p>Porsche has long been one of the most lucrative automakers in the world, but we didn't realize just how good they were at maximizing profits.<p>According to <i>Bloomberg</i>, the company made an average of $17,000 in profit on each of the 238,000 cars it …

Scientists Link Fracking to Explosion That Severely Injured Texas Family

Scientists have determined that methane from a fracked well contaminated a Texas family's water supply and triggered an explosion that nearly killed …

The Energy Star program is good for the climate and the economy. Trump wants to kill it anyway.

A new White House proposal would slash the Environmental Protection Agency’s budget by 24 percent and eliminate 38 of its programs. One of the programs on the kill list is the Energy Star program, an initiative that experts say is as much about saving money as it is about saving the climate. Should …

Chocolate Mousse Cheesecake

You won't be able to eat just one.<p><b>Crust</b><p>20 chocolate sandwich cookies<p>¼ cup brown sugar<p>7 tablespoons butter, melted<p><b>Cheesecake</b><p>32 ounces cream cheese, softened<p>4 ounces melted semisweet chocolate<p>1 tablespoon cocoa powder<p>1½ cups sugar<p>2 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>4 eggs<p>1 ½ cup heavy cream<p>¼ cup powdered</b> …

Oklahoma Governor Seeks to Set Nation's Highest Tax on Wind

Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin's executive budget proposal, released this week, seeks to set the nation's highest tax on wind power and phase out tax …

Wind Power Surpasses Hydroelectric in a Crucial Measure

The wind industry crossed an important threshold in the United States last year, exceeding the generating capacity of hydroelectric power for the first time, according to the main industry trade group, the American Wind Energy Association.<p>The nation’s fleet of dams has long stood as the top …

Solar Employs More People In U.S. Electricity Generation Than Oil, Coal And Gas Combined

In the United States, more people were employed in solar power last year than in generating electricity through coal, gas and oil energy combined. According to a new report from the U.S. Department of Energy, solar power employed 43 percent of the Electric Power Generation sector’s workforce in …

Renewable Energy

Trump’s lies are not the problem. It’s the millions who swallow them who really matter

Compulsive liars shouldn’t frighten you. They can harm no one, if no one listens to them. Compulsive believers, on the other hand: they should terrify you. Believers are the liars’ enablers. Their votes give the demagogue his power. Their trust turns the charlatan into the president. Their …

Donald Trump

Solar Employs More Workers Than Coal, Oil and Natural Gas Combined

U.S. solar employs more workers than any other energy industry, including coal, oil and natural gas combined, according to the U.S. Department of …

Trump Team Asks State Dept. To Name Those Working On Gender Equality

President-elect Donald Trump's transition team has asked the State Department to list its workers who focus on gender equality and ending violence against women, in what's being seen as an echo of an earlier request for the Energy Department to list employees who work on climate change.<p>In a brief …

The Internet Is Going Crazy for This Kardashian-Approved Cookie Recipe

Within a matter of minutes after Kourtney Kardashian shared her go-to holiday cookie recipe, the internet was abuzz with chatter. Kardashian posted …

Dessert

We’re Now In The Midst Of A Whipped Cream Shortage Because 2016 Is Trash

If we could spend the first paragraph of this post angrily swearing about the state of things in the world today, we gladly would. But that’s not how we roll here, so let’s just get to the news: 2016, a year that has been marked with every kind of tragedy that could befall mankind (still a few days …

This interactive map shows why renewables and natural gas are taking over the US

This one’s for the energy nerds out there. The University of Texas Austin’s Energy Institute has put out an incredibly useful interactive map showing what types of power plants are cheapest to build in every county in the continental United States. (No, really, it’s fascinating.)<p>Playing around with …

This Quick Workout Will Get Your Heart Pumping Before Breakfast

And you don't have to leave your living room.<p>If becoming a morning workout person is a fantasy of yours, we have found a loophole.<p>Check out the SELF video above for a five-move exercise circuit you can do right from your living room. The full-body routine includes high-knee jumps, squats and …

Drone Image Of Tesla Gigafactory Shows Just How Enormous It Is

The world is patiently awaiting the completion of one of Elon Musk's most ambitious project ever, the enormous Tesla Gigafactory. This factory will …

Mercedes' wild new headlights project an HD image onto the road

Audi's laser lights are pretty neat, but can they display HD images on the ground? No? Well, Mercedes-Benz's new Digital Light system can, and it's pretty neat.<p>The secret behind Digital Light is a very complicated LED setup that uses computer chips and mirrors to display actual images on the road. …

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