LOS ANGELES -- Baby boomers on the road to retirement are finding that even a carefully planned route can be filled with anxiety.
Susan Ramsey, 68, and Linda Garcia, 65, have savings, rental properties and skills they ...Read more
The CanAm Spyder is one of the most eye-catching vehicles on the road, a Batmobike that elicits squeals of delight from people who don't ride motorcycles and sneers of disdain from people who do.
Non-bikers like its ...Read more
Be a safe driver. Don't buy a flashy sports car. Pay the insurance premium on time.
These are maxims many drivers follow to keep their auto insurance costs in check. But they may not be enough for many low-income drivers,...Read more
Anat R. Admati, a professor of finance and economics at Stanford's business school, is an unlikely player in Washington's financial reform scene.
The 58-year-old Israeli-born economist arrived at Stanford in 1983 with an ...Read more
Porsche doesn't make any bad cars, even any mediocre cars. It's only a matter of good, better or best.
And the 911 Targa 4 GTS is assuredly among the best all-around cars Porsche makes. Sporty, stylish and super-fast, it ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Job growth unexpectedly slowed last month to a modest 173,000, but the unemployment rate fell to a post-Great Recession low and average wages posted their biggest gain since January, the Labor Department said...Read more
Renters insurance may seem like the last thing you want to spend money on when moving into a new apartment and trying to get settled. But it is a cost you shouldn't skip.
More people are renting homes now too. A report ...Read more
You've been through volatile markets before. You know not to sell in a panic.
But if the recent market gyrations have your attention, putting a few rainy-day strategies in your retirement game plan -- particularly if you ...Read more
The Case of the Halloween Heist (Magical Mystery Series) (Volume 1)Brenda Elser
When Eva, Lauren and Robert receive a mysterious note telling them that all the Halloween candy in their neighborhood has been stolen (and exchanged for dental floss?) they decide that the thief has messed with the wrong Junior Detectives!
They set off to track down and return the ...
DETROIT -- Five years after Fiat was reintroduced in America the brand is still struggling to find its footing among American consumers.
What's wrong? Well, for starters, the lovable, stylish Italian brand has run ...Read more
Q: I had my 5-year-old Saab towed after it ran out of gas. I was told the car now needs a new fuel pump, which will cost $1,100, because that's what happens to the Saabs when they run out of gas! Sound crazy to you? GM ...Read more
Young college students aren't exactly credit card happy these days. But credit card issuers are rolling out some attractive deals that are designed to put more plastic into backpacks.
If you're a college student shopping ...Read more
Q: I was driving recently and needed to stop quickly. I became startled when the car shuddered as I pressed hard on the brake. I tried this again several times in a safe place and found the same thing happened. If I press ...Read more
It is still more than a week before investors learn if the Federal Reserve has enough faith in the economy to raise its target interest rate for the first time in almost seven years. The central bank has been increasingly ...Read more
The 2016 Nissan 370Z will not go quietly. But then again, it is not a quiet vehicle.
Nothing about it slips silently into the night, for this is the iconic Asian muscle car, benefitting from more than four decades of ...Read more
MILWAUKEE -- Johnsonville Sausage LLC says its Cheddar Cheese & Bacon Grillers are being recalled because the product may contain metal fragments.
"This product was manufactured in our partner facility, Kenosha Beef ...Read more
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Calling the deal "fair and reasonable," a federal judge late Wednesday signed off on a $415 million settlement that ends a five-year legal battle over alleged illegal hiring practices in Silicon Valley....Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- General Mills sold Green Giant, the vegetable business that began in farms in south central Minnesota and became a symbol of the growing convenience of food delivery in the mid-20th century, to B & G Foods ...Read more
Google is retiring its Photo Sphere Camera app on iOS and the Street View feature from the Google Maps app on Android in favor of a new app for both operating systems: the Street View app.
The tech giant announced ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is reopening a Los Angeles-area store targeted by union organizers and four others across the country after shutting them down five months ago for what the company said were plumbing ...Read more
In just three months, Snapchat has doubled the number of video views it gets per day to 4 billion, a spokeswoman for the social media app said.
That puts Snapchat on equal footing with social media giant Facebook, which ...Read more
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