General Motors offers owners of the 1.6 million cars covered in the faulty ignition switch recall a $500 cash allowance to trade in, buy, or lease a new product. Jeff Bennett reports on the News Hub. Photo: AP.
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Protesters continue to clash with Turkish police after large protests that were triggered by the death of a teenager wounded in street clashes last summer. Mana Rabiee reports.
Authorities accuse 28-year-old Ryan Stone of kidnapping a 4-year-old boy and leading police on an hour-long chase.
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She tells us how she mastered so many voices.
There are new alleged suspects in the theft of jewels and money from Kourtney and Khloe Kardashian.
Every year to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, McDonald’s releases its beloved Shamrock Shake, a bright green vanilla-mint milkshake. We think we’ve found a suitable hack, thanks to CopyKat. Watch the video to see how easy it is to re-create the shake at home, and then print out the recipe for later. From Copy Kat Vanilla-Mint [...]
BMW to help build new Toyota Supra, the new Corvette Stingray is flying out of lots so GM is like, ?Let?s raise the price!”. Audi has new technology that will predict traffic lights (interesting?!), and Chevy Tahoe and GMC?s Yukon may get the SS treatment. Plus, MINI is canceling a few of their models that [...]
Zac Efron’s been busy at SXSW promoting his new movie, Neighbors, and although it seems he’s graduated from being a “wildcat” to a frat boy, he hasn’t totally ruled out a High School Musical reunion! He told E! News, “We’re all thinking about it. I continue to see all the guys from High School. Every [...]
Users wear it on their heads for about 20 minutes per day. So far, the battery-powered device doesn’t have any known side effects.
This video calls for some ice cream.
Oil-rich Algeria is taking steps to reduce its carbon footprint, promoting investment in renewable energy projects while supporting recycling efforts. One factory is providing an example for others to follow, turning plastic bottles into packaging material. Jim Drury reports.
The red sided garters of Canada are warming up for their annual orgy ball. Let’s peep ‘em!
A powered exoskeletal suit is giving paraplegics a new lease on life, allowing them to walk on their own – even up stairs. The ReWalk is the latest example of a developing technology that might one day make wheelchairs a thing of the past for spinal cord injury patients. Ben Gruber reports.
The walkthrough video for the side quest Hide ‘n’ Seek in the game South Park: The Stick of Truth
President Barack Obama is struggling to overcome widespread pessimism about the economy and deep frustration with Washington, notching the lowest job-approval ratings of his presidency in a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll. Patrick O’Connor discusses. Photo: AP.
Frothy UK markets perfect for flurry of great value IPOs – Hewson