| Nov 8, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Californians: Now might be a good time to fill up your gas tanks.
Drivers are getting some relief at the pump with gasoline prices having dropped seven straight weeks. The national average for a gallon of regular gas now hovers just north of $3.21 , the...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 10:25 AM
The brilliant brains of many new cars can share their secrets through the Internet, allowing car owners to be alerted through their smartphones about when exactly to fill up with gas, what might be causing that funky engine noise and when their children...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 11:24 AM
Because of economic uncertainty, the number of Americans traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday is expected to drop slightly compared with last year.
The annual forecast by AAA predicts 43.4 million Americans will travel at least 50 miles from home...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 6:02 AM
After thousands of gamers waited in line for the midnight release of PlayStation 4, Sony's next-generation video game console is […]...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 11:51 AM
[Updated, 11:47 a.m. PST Nov. 25: The National Weather Service said Monday that a storm system was still on course to slam the East Coast and harry travelers, starting as soon as Tuesday.
“Given the recent very cold weather, the onset of the...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 4:00 PM
BOSTON — High winds and a powerful storm system moving through the Northeast stranded some travelers and delayed others Wednesday, the busiest travel day of the year, and threatened part of a New York Thanksgiving celebration.
Some of the...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:20 AM
Ron Capps, the veteran funny car drag racer, has finished second in the championship standings four times.
That includes last year, when the Carlsbad driver lost the title by only two points to Jack Beckman, his teammate at Don Schumacher Racing.
| Sep 30, 2013
| 11:13 AM
National gas prices fell 19 cents in September, the largest drop since October 2012, AAA said Monday, and if the downward trend continues, gas prices could drop an additional 30 cents by Christmas.
The U.S. average gas price is now at $3.40 a gallon,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Danica Patrick was heard swearing in frustration at one point during Sunday's NASCAR race in Dover, Del., and who can blame her?
The mediocrity that is Patrick's rookie season in the Sprint Cup Series rolls on, the popular driver struggling to place her...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Gas prices in the Los Angeles and Long Beach area have jumped nearly 8 cents in as many days.
AAA tracked a steady rise in California's statewide average fuel price, which rose about 6 cents in the last eight days to hover at $4.042 on Friday. L.A....
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:40 PM
Glendale police fear a spike in fuel thefts last month may signal a growing trend.
Nine gas-siphoning thefts — most of which occurred in South Glendale and most of which involved SUVs — were reported in July. They involved thieves cutting...