| Jul 18, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Daunte Culpepper's 2006 signing with the Miami Dolphins was so disastrous that the repercussions are still being felt.
In a foreclosure case, the former NFL quarterback has lost a home he bought for about $3.6 million back when he was traded to the...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Six-cylinder engines are fast becoming the new darling of the full-size truck segment, so it’s no surprise that General Motors’ latest generation of trucks takes a worthwhile look at such a power train.
The automaker announced fuel economy...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Riding the success of sales across its hybrid lineup, Ford Motor Co. plans to offer drivers a substantial upgrade in vehicle performance to improve fuel economy.
The changes should help address some of the complaints lobbed by Ford hybrid owners that...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Electric car owners can get special discounts from utilities to charge their vehicles at home, but the amounts vary widely among power companies, according to a new study of charging costs. The study by Northeast Group calculated that Los Angeles...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:33 AM
Tesla Motors Inc., will join the Nasdaq 100 stock index beginning Monday to fill the spot of computer technology company Oracle Corp., which announced last month it would move to the New York Stock Exchange.
Headed by Elon Musk, the billionaire also...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 11:44 AM
Want to save money at the pump as well as the dealership? High-mileage CPO rides do all that and more, with the added benefit of going easy on the environment and putting high-end luxury rides within budget. Kind of like having your cake and eating it...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Tesla Motors chief executive Elon Musk delivered a teaser for the electric carmaker’s second-quarter earnings this week, divulging that Model S output had surged past its initial weekly goal.
That target was to build 400 sedans a week, the pace of...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:02 PM
The Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday extended the deadline for meeting biofuel goals this year and will lower renewable fuel targets for 2014, a move designed to give oil refineries more flexibility.
The 2013 rules, months late in coming,...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:53 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Gov. Jerry Brown on Sunday jets off to Ireland and Germany for a two week summer vacation.
Brown said he plans to meet with the Irish prime minister and German government officials while there, but hopes to spend most of his time as a...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 1:50 PM
"What Not To Wear" (TLC, Fridays). One of the greatest series on television begins its final season this week. I speak of course of the decade-old "What Not To Wear," based on an earlier British model, in which friendly yet acerbic, gentle but firm...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 12:52 AM
Crowded scene at Ocean Park Beach, now a part of Santa Monica....