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BMW 5 Series Touring 2010-2017 Review (2018)

... but the diesels, in particular the 520d, will takes the lion's share of sales<p>Superficially, the BMW 5 Series Touring is the choice for people who …

BMW

Lamborghini Countach 5000S

Life in the whips-and-chains lane.<p>From the December 1983 Issue of <b>Car and Driver</b><p>You shouldn't have this car. Nobody should have this car. That's obvious from what happens to people when they are exposed to it. On the freeway, fellow motor­ists tuck into your blind spot, watching from where they …

2014 Audi RS7

The Audi A7 in its most awesome form.<p>Yes, it’s real. The engineers at Quattro in Neckarsulm, Germany, have slotted a ridiculously powerful, twin-turbocharged V-8 into the Audi A7 and birthed nothing less than a five-door supercar. That model, the RS7, will bully its way onto American shores later …

Cameron, Clegg and Miliband reject proposed pay rise for MPs

All three party leaders have attacked proposals to increase MPs' pay by up to £8,000 following recommendations from the official body which sets …

Skoda: from laughing stock to top dog

Skodas dominate the Driver Power list of the best cars to own. But what are the secrets of this once laughable manufacturer’s success?<p>Did you hear the one about the <b>Skoda</b>? It, er, well, was really good. Better than that, in fact, it was the best car to own of any in the UK.<p>And that’s not according …

BMW

UCF Students Protest Westboro Baptist Church's Upcoming Visit: 'Leave Us The Hell Alone'

University of Central Florida students plan to protest the Westboro Baptist Church's upcoming visit to the college later this month, according to KnightNews.com.<p>The controversial religious group plans to visit UCF on July 15 to, it says, “remind this generation that they have so enraged the Lord …

A modern, classic Mustang. No, I'm not dreaming

The 'Stang first went on sale in 1964<p>It's launch was timed to coincide with the 1964 World's Fair<p>In the first 24 hours, Ford sold almost 22,000 …

Peugeot 208 GTi: car review

<b>Price £18,895</b><b><br>MPG 47.9</b><b><br>Top speed 143mph</b><p>My youngest daughter came home from school on Friday with news that her friend's little sister had been born. …

Derry woman Aileen Reid finishes 17th in World Series in Austria

<b>Derry triathlete Aileen Reid has dropped to 13th place in the overall World Series standings after finishing 17th in the latest round in Austria.</b><p>Reid completed the event in Kitzbuhel in 1:07:27, more than four minutes behind the winner, Great Britain's Jodie Stimpson.<p>Australia's Emma Jackson was …

League of Ireland Premier: Derry City 0-1 Dundalk

<b>Former Derry City boss Stephen Kenny made a winning return to the Brandywell as Dundalk grabbed a late winner in Friday's Premier Division match.</b><p>Substitute Tiarnan Mulvenna was only on the pitch a couple of minutes when he scored the winner with the game just into stoppage-time.<p>Mulvenna finished a …

Anelka 'bitterly disappointed'™ to have joined West Brom

Nicolas Anelka today spoke of his '˜bitter disappointment'™ at joining West Brom, expressing regrets that '˜it had come to this'™ and repeatedly …

Kyle says O’Driscoll decision should be respected

‘It’s not about being sentimental about a player’s last game’<p>Fri, Jul 5, 2013, 13:09 Updated: Fri, Jul 5, 2013, 14:07<p>The decision by Lions coach …

Jeremy Paxman and John Humphrys act like interview 'prizefighters', says BBC Trust report

Interviewees questioned by the likes of John Humphrys on the Radio 4 Today programme and Jeremy Paxman on Newsnight are being subjected to an unfair …

United Kingdom

Margaret Thatcher: the woman, the legend … and the myths

In <i>The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance</i>, Ransom Stoddard (played by James Stewart) goes to great lengths, many years after the event, to explain to the …

Chris Hoy to retire from cycling after 13 years on top

Since the London Olympics last August, and the magic moment on "Super Tuesday" when Sir Chris Hoy edged his front wheel in front of Germany's …

New York teacher under fire for assigning essay arguing that 'Jews are evil'

An American high school teacher has been placed on leave after asking pupils to pretend they were Nazis and write an article arguing that 'Jews are …

High School

2013 BMW 760Li

Why be chauffeured when you can slay sports cars in stoplight drag races?<p>The chrome “V-12” badge on the cover of the owner’s manual is the only place you’ll find a direct reference to the BMW 760Li’s engine configuration. Not a single exterior emblem declares the lofty cylinder count. In fact, the …

Don't get mad about the Mail's use of the Philpotts to tarnish the poor – get even

The Daily Mail reminds me a little bit of climate change: you think you've got the measure of just how bad it is, but every time you look it's taken …

'I feel brainwashed – a robot of Scientology'

Jenna Miscavige Hill lives a quiet life in San Diego with her husband, Dallas, and their two children, three-year-old Archie and 11-month-old Winnie. …

Religion