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Lab rolls out ideas for future vehicles

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Nestled in the rolling Tennessee hills and forests, the secretive lab that developed power for the Manhattan Project is working to change the auto industry and reduce U.S. dependence on foreign fuel.

Projects under way at Oak ...

Under the Hood: Don't use unruly cruise control

Q: The answer to this may be the same as the answer to the column of Saturday, July 12, 2014, "Cruise control unreliable." My cruise control will be set at 62 mph and I will find myself flying down the road at 70 or 75. It will run at 62 for ...

The Week Ahead: Mind the ports

Twenty thousand workers in 29 cities are responsible for lifting, moving and sorting millions of dollars worth of economic activity each day.Those 20,000 union dockworkers have been loading and unloading cargo at U.S. West Coast ports for more ...