Somewhere in the middle of Kansas, halfway between Austin, Texas and Madison, Wisconsin, your steadfast blogger has holed up for the night. You may now rest easy, knowing that the aggressive drivers of Texas did not kill me, the icyShow More Summary
Two people have filed a class action lawsuit in San Francisco over Uber's $1 "Safe Rides Fee." And shockingly, it wasn't because they got lumped up by their driver with a hammer. They just think it's a bullshit fee. Read more...
(LONDON) — Snow and icy weather swept through parts of Europe on Saturday, stranding drivers overnight and leaving thousands of homes without power in Britain. Snow also covered parts of Switzerland and southwestern Germany, and more than 20 centimeters (nearly eight inches) of snow has fallen in higher parts of Germany’s Black Forest. Many motorists…
Philip Kirkman and Shannon McLaughlin, an engaged couple, created a calendar of NYC taxi driver pinups for 2015: Back for year two, we hit the streets of New York to photograph some of the city’s best-humored taxi drivers. These drivers put a face to one of the most dedicated workforces in NYC, driving day and […]
Our fourth installment of the Cars Of The People Of Walmart reinforces the perception that the character of what's driven accurately reflects the character of the driver. If that's the case, these characters have much in common with the ones in Looney Toons.
The toll collector on the Mass Turnpike decided to make a political statement on the driver’s ticket, which didn’t sit too well with him. Someone had also written a profane expression cursing “the law” on the ticket, jolting the driver out of his morning routine Tuesday as he entered the Turnpike in Weston at 8:20 [...]
Following an incident in which one of its drivers allegedly raped a female passenger in New Delhi, ride-hailing company Uber has announced additional safety measures it is taking in India. Those precautions were announced ahead of aShow More Summary
A 23-year-old driver died this week after crashing his car in Harlem. Now, the NYPD says the driver lost control of his car after being shot in the arm by an unknown suspect, and they're classifying his death as a homicide. [ more › ]
Last month, the belief that Formula One is the only form of motor racing worth bothering with was blown out of the water by one of its own competitors. Nico Hulkenberg's decision to participate in endurance races with Porsche in 2015,...Show More Summary
Smartphone car-ride service Uber vowed to keep operating in Spain despite a ban following a lawsuit by taxi drivers. ||| Madrid - Smartphone car-ride service Uber vowed Friday to keep operating in Spain despite a ban following a lawsuit by taxi drivers and said it would fight the case in court. Show More Summary
Undocumented immigrants in California will be able to apply for a driver’s license starting Jan. 2. as the state begins implementing provisions behind the Safe and Responsible Drivers Act, or California Assembly Bill 60. The law provides California residents with an alternative method of obtaining a driver’s license without needing to prove they are in [...]
“Show us your papers”, sneered the racist state (AP) While tens of thousands of immigrants living in the United States illegally are preparing to apply for a long-sought driver’s license
A state appeals court panel Friday overturned a ban on the Los Angeles Police Department's controversial vehicle impound policy that restricts when officers can seize the cars of unlicensed drivers.
NASCAR has always been and always will be about rivalries. That’s one of the best things about the sport, and it's what fans love so much, when they love to tout “their” driver against any other driver. Whether it’s a career-long rivalry...Show More Summary
Riding a bike and living in the Bay Area means the air is constantly filled with pot stank. I've seen people smoking on the way to work, packing pipes on the way home, and passing spliffs on the Bay Bridge. Cops never seem to be around. Until they are. Read more...
Activists say that two Saudi women arrested for driving nearly a month ago will be tried in a terrorism court, BBC News reports. Saudi Arabia is the only country in the world that forbids women from driving, and while it is not technically...Show More Summary
Sponsors have a lovely way of making drivers do slightly uncomfortable things in the name of marketing, and bank Santander is no different. They recently put Formula One driver Jenson Button inside an ATM as part of their Secret Santander campaign. Read more...
A cop called it a “pile of trash.” The city felt differently.
Cancer is an unwanted experiment in progress. As the disease advances, tumor cells accumulate mutations, eventually arriving at ones that give them the insidious power to grow uncontrollably and spread. Distinguishing drivers of cancer from benign mutations open opportunities for developing targeted cancer therapies. read more
Beginning Jan. 2, undocumented immigrants will be able to apply for a driver's license in California. Assembly Bill 60, or the Safe and Responsible Drivers Act, removes the need for individuals to prove that they are in the country legally,...Show More Summary