| May 29, 2012
| 4:36 PM
What did you miss this weekend? A so-so biopic, a pending birth, a death, and a critic weighing in, philosophically....
| Jun 22, 2012
| 4:36 PM
The author of a 2011 novel about "the perfect crime" was arrested this week with her husband for planting drugs on a school volunteer in a bizarre frame attempt....
| Jun 19, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Some students of Los Angeles history may use a car to explore and look for enduring signs of the city's past, while others may prefer to do it from a lounge chair with "Los Angeles in the 1930s: The WPA......
| Nov 22, 2012
| 5:03 AM
Call it Christmas, call it Hanukkah, call it Kwanzaa, Winter Solstice or Festivus. The truth is, we here at Hero ......
| Mar 12, 2012
| 12:06 PM
Spring has practically sprung and summer’s just a dream away — a warm inspiration for any Southern California denizen trolling car dealerships. Sunny days make it nearly impossible to resist rides that maximize the region’s abundant...
| Mar 18, 2012
As many a Peruvian traveler can tell you, climbing Machu Picchu is easy, especially if you take one of those tourist buses that do most of the work. It's embracing Cuzco that can be hard.
Cuzco (often spelled Cusco) usually is the Peruvian city you fly...
| Mar 31, 2012
The reality of the height and speed at which I was traveling didn't hit me until almost halfway through the zip-lining course.
Joel Hunt, my 23-year-old guide, told me that the fourth and highest line — the one I was about to ride — was known...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 9:56 AM
Spring is in the air in New York City, which means new-car smell is wafting around the city too, as it plays host to the 2012 New York International Auto Show at the Jacob Javits Center.
Although some auto shows are long on wild concepts and far-off...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 11:05 AM
Driving a luxury car no longer has to mean leaving a large environmental footprint. There’s now an array of high-end vehicles that, by incorporating the latest green technologies, deliver improved fuel efficiency and lower emissions without stinting...
| Dec 17, 2011
| 5:06 PM
| Oct 20, 2012
| 9:50 AM
The cars: Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 Spyder and Gallardo LP 570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale
The power: Both cars are powered by a 5.2-liter V-10 engine. The one in the Spyder makes 550 horsepower and routes it to the rear wheels only (hence the 550 and...