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Ford Transit Van Gets Add-In Hybrid Kit For Better Fuel Economy

Full-size vans and other commercial vehicles spend more time on the road than the average passenger car.<p>But often the public pays little attention to …

Winnebago Travato First Drive

Bravo Travato: Compact RV Offers an Easy Mobile Life<p>Jake Burns, lead singer for Stiff Little Fingers, screamed it best. Sometimes, you “gotta, gotta getaway.”<p>I was following that notion when I took the new Winnebago Travato, a recreational vehicle, to Northern Michigan’s Thunder Bay Resort, where a …

RVs

This classic VW bus packs Porsche power

Appearances can be deceiving. The rolling embodiments of that principal we call "sleeper cars": ordinary-looking vehicles that pack a much bigger punch than you'd get by just looking at them. Take this classic VW bus, for example. Sure, it may have some racing graphics and upgraded rolling stock to …

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Stephen Hawking: God particle could wipe out the universe

Stephen Hawking seems to have turned into the man with the sandwich board that says: "The end is nigh."<p>Not only has he warned us that aliens might destroy us, but he's also been worrying that artificial intelligence might do the same.<p>Now he's perceiving a threat that might not merely put an end to …

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The Tech Rapture? Why Tuesday Sept. 9 is the nexus of all things high-tech

Everything is happening on Tuesday Sept. 9 in the world of technology and gaming. It feels like a nexus of events that are somehow all tied together.<p>And while days like this used to seem busy for just tech journalists or Silicon Valley, now the whole world is watching. I think of it as the Rapture …

NFL Week 1: A change of seasons, and a season of change?

It's too early to know if a changing of the guard is afoot in the<p>NFL, but Sunday's openers suggested a shake-up.<p>• Atlanta beat New Orleans in overtime, 37-34, with the<p>Falconsmaking an early bid to be this season's worst-to-first team. For 11 years in a row, at least one franchise has gone from last …

Dolphins overtake Patriots in 2nd half, win 33-20

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. - Knowshon Moreno rushed for 134 yards and a big fourth-quarter touchdown, Ryan Tannehill threw for two scores and the Miami Dolphins dominated New England after halftime in a 33-20 win on Sunday.<p>The Dolphins outscored New England 23-0 and outgained the Patriots 222-67 in the …

NFL

Cam Newton expected to play Week 2, says Ron Rivera

Cam Newton's absence shouldn't last too long. Panthers head coach Ron Rivera expects the quarterback to return against the Lions next week.<p>Cam Newton is expected to play Week 2 when the Carolina Panthers play the Detroit Lions, head coach Ron Rivera confirmed following Sunday's game. Newton was …

Wes Welker suspended for Adderall use, not MDMA

The Broncos will be without Wes Welker for four games, but not for the reason that has been widely reported.<p>Denver Broncos slot receiver Wes Welker was suspended four games by the NFL for violating the performance-enhancing drug policy, but not for using MDMA (also called "Molly"), as originally …

Colt Lyerla arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of intoxicants

Lyerla has been in trouble before and finds himself in more after another arrest.<p>Former Green Bay Packers and Oregon Ducks tight end Colt Lyerla was arrested early Saturday morning in Oregon's Washington County on suspicion of driving under the influence of intoxicants, according to Molly Harbarger …

Colin Kaepernick, 49ers capitalize on Tony Romo's 3 interceptions

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers can put a tumultuous offseason behind them. They have a rusty Tony Romo to thank for …

NFL

Opening Week in the NFL: In Pictures

Bruce Levenson to Sell Atlanta Hawks: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

<b>Updates from Friday, Sept. 12</b><p>Hawks GM Danny Ferry will be taking an "indefinite leave of absence," according to a statement from team CEO Steve Koonin (via AtlantaHawks.com):<p>This afternoon, Danny Ferry requested, and I have approved, taking an indefinite leave of absence, effective immediately. …

61 Ways to Lose Weight

Small changes can lead to really great results<p>A few years ago, one of my friends at <i>Men's Health</i> stepped on the scale and was horrified by the result. He'd somehow managed to pack 20 pounds of flab onto his previously skinny frame. When he looked into the mirror, he saw a fat guy staring back. He …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

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Sylvia Choi<p>Sylvia is a communications champion from a family of unbeatable sisters, basically superheros. When they put their minds together, they …

How Patagonia’s New CEO Is Increasing Profits While Trying To Save The World

Since Rose Marcario joined Patagonia six years ago, the badass-by-nature company has tripled its profits. And no, it hasn’t sold its soul.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This story contains one of our Best Business Lessons of 2014. Check out the full list here.</i><p><i>Since Rose Marcario joined Patagonia as CFO in 2008,</i> …

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How to Measure the ROI from Your Ongoing SEO Efforts

A conversion can be a completed sign up to your email newsletter, which is considered a goal completion in Google Analytics, that will lead to revenue in the future or a purchase directly from your website.<p>The Multi-Channel Funnels report in Google Analytics is extremely helpful at visualizing …

Balsamic-Brown Sugar Short Ribs With Garlic Mashed Potatoes Recipe

<b>Note</b>: This dish can be made up to two days ahead. Store the potatoes, meat and sauce separately and reheat before serving. It can all also be frozen, if you prefer. Be sure to thaw everything in the refrigerator before trying to reheat anything, though.<p><b>Read more: Sunday Supper: Balsamic-Brown Sugar</b> …