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Airlines look for an edge in weather-radar systems

One on-board radar system was designed to give pilots a better idea of the weather ahead.        

Paris: This New Paris Hotel Should Bring Panache To The City Of Light

33 minutes agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

The City of Light is a cruel mistress. She taunts us by opening amazing hotels we can never afford (like the Peninsula) and gets us all steamed up wanting to visit. She tantalizes us with ?1 hotel deals, but only for a few weeks. And then she goes silent on new, but affordable, openings. Show More Summary

Brooklyn time capsule from 1950 proves to be soggy bust

A time capsule buried in 1950 outside the former NYC Transit headquarters in Brooklyn proved to be as impervious as the subway.

Swiss carrier Edelweiss to beef up Las Vegas-Zurich route

Carrier will add a third weekly nonstop flight starting next June.        

George W. Bush: Brother Jeb ‘wants to be President’

President George W. Bush says his brother Jeb would like to enter the family business of presidential politics.

Jessica Simpson's See-Through Top Proves She Looks Better Than EVER (PHOTO)

Post by Sasha Brown-Worsham. Jessica Simpson looks absolutely stunningly amazing and now we all know just HOW amazing thanks to the super sheer black shirt she wore out and about with her husband Eric Johnson.  If she were not rich and...Show More Summary

Tesla spies something that begins with the letter D

Lest there be any doubt to the contrary, Tesla is a company on the move. Following the sensational Tesla Roadster, the Model S is now humming down roads across the country and around the world. And there's more to come: the entry-level Model 3, the upcoming Model X crossover... Show More Summary

SEE IT: 8-month-old copies bodybuilder poses in the mirror

Just like daddy! An adorable tot has been caught on camera pulling bodybuilder poses with his pop. Hilarious video sees Hadley, just 8 months old, standing in front of a mirror with his dad.

Timberland Fall/Winter 2014 “Refined” Collection

41 minutes agoLifestyle / Fashion : HighSnobiety

American icon Timberland follow up their seasonal footwear and apparel collection with a number of goods which offer smarter and premium men’s options. Classic menswear wardrobes staples are given the brand’s renowned attention to… Timberland Fall/Winter 2014 “Refined” Collection is a post by Brock Cardiner on Highsnobiety.

Semisonic -- 'Closing Time'

43 minutes agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we'll provide the jams. Read more...

Cain’s Segments: Trucks – September 2014

As is the norm, Ford’s F-Series topped September 2014?s sales charts, but if a true winner was to be crowned after a quick glance at the results tables, Chevrolet’s Silverado must surely take the cake. Not only did Silverado sales rise...Show More Summary

Charlie Sheen under investigation for 'pulling knife on dentist': report

Charlie Sheen isn't having the best week. The 49-year-old actor is reportedly under investigation for pulling a knife on his dentist while in the chair last Thursday, according to TMZ.

Briefly: Hot Mobile Games, Tinder Con, iPhone Faceoff

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Five games you need to play when you get a new phone, Tony Abbott saves the universe, iPhone 6 Versus iPhone 6 Plus. More »      

Palm Springs: Throwback Thursday: When The Riviera Palm Springs Was Ratpack-tastic

46 minutes agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

It was a time when its Doric columns over the porte cochère symbolised the elegance within, and the fountain outside was as thrilling as the Bellagio Fountains of the 21st century. Yes, it?s Throwback Thursday, and we?re in Palm Springs, courtesy of a vintage postcard from the Palm Springs Visitor Center (they sell them for $1.99). Show More Summary

“Secret Warranties” Can Get You Free or Discounted Car Repair

Every now and then, a car manufacturer releases a safety recall. If it's a big one, they'll send you a letter and you can get your car fixed for free. But, according to Consumer Reports, many times the less severe recalls aren't advertised. With a little searching, you might be able to find "secret warranties" and take advantage of free or discounted car repair. Read more...

The Smartest Small Space Storage Solutions for Your Kitchen — The Kitchn

From The Kitchn ? 7 Smart Food Storage Solutions for Small Kitchens READ MORE »

L.I. high school football player dies after collision

A high school football player on Long Island died Wednesday night after suffering a severe head injury during a varsity game.

Mitsubishi recalling i-MiEV models for brake problem

Mitsubishi is issuing a recall for the 2010-2014 i-MiEV that affects 1,810 units of the little electric car, because it's possible for the brake vacuum pump to stop working. If this happens, the result would be longer stopping distances, according to the company. Show More Summary

Jaguar goes accessible with the XE

51 minutes agoVehicles / Cars : Car Tech

With the recently unveiled XE, Jaguar is competing with the BMW 3-series and extending the brand to the everyman level.

Facebook apologizes for policy that closed drag queens' accounts

Facebook backpedaled over its controversial "real names" policy after it caught heat from members of the LGBT community. The social network had been forcing people to only use their birth names.

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