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US Special Forces Were Sent Into Syria To Find American Captives

The AP is reporting that a US Special Forces team was sent into Syria last summer to find American being held there, presumably including freelance Journalist James Foley who was recently seen being beheaded on an ISIS released video tape, but did not find them. » 8/20/14 7:00pm 3 minutes ago

​Check Out A Slew Of McLarens Before The Sonoma Grand Prix

If you're in the Bay Area and looking for a little amuse bouche before this weekend's Sonoma Grand Prix, K-PAX racing is hosting a shindig tonight, complete with the team's two 12C GT3s, the new 650S, and yes, even the P1. » 8/20/14 6:30pm 34 minutes ago

Four Pilots Missing As Fireball Engulfs Colliding Tornado Attack Jets

Yesterday, a pair of Italian Tornado attack jets from Ghedi Air Base in Northern Italy had a mid-air collision near the town of Ascoli Piceno. It is unclear whether the jets were in formation, opposing one another for training, or were independently navigating through the area. » 8/20/14 5:14pm Today 5:14pm

Tony Stewart is sitting out yet another race in the wake of the incident that killed Kevin Ward, Jr, according to his race team. Any possible return date is still to be determined, as the racing world awaits the results of a police investigation into what happened. » 8/20/14 5:08pm Today 5:08pm

Junkies Are Stealing Car Charging Cables For Copper

Copper theft has been running rampant across the U.S for years, with everything from plumbing to cabling being stolen and sold as scrap. So as security tightens at building sites, thieves and junkies are turning to the copper cabling in electric car chargers to make a buck. » 8/20/14 4:14pm Today 4:14pm

Starting A Vehicle Restoration Project: A Fierce Whirlwind Of Emotions

Project Car Hell isn't so much a place, as it is a state of mind. Actually, it sort of is a place. A place where you're damned to be wrenching and fighting rust until the end of eternity against a restoration project of impossible odds. Well, I've just swam across the River Styx. » 8/20/14 3:27pm Today 3:27pm

Feds Want American Teens To Just Get Drunk And Have Sex In The Woods

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is tasked with keeping our roads and highways safe, and generally they do a very commendable job. They recently started a new campaign to prevent teen drunk driving, and I think the subtext of it is impressively realistic: if you're drunk in the woods, don't drive;… » 8/20/14 2:57pm Today 2:57pm

Our New Hero Made An Amphibious Volvo 240 Wagon

We don't know much about Theon Parseghian other than he's self-employed and lives in King Ferry, New York. Oh, and he built this amazing amphibious Volvo 240 that just went on its maiden voyage. » 8/20/14 2:40pm Today 2:40pm

Hamas Warns It Will Attack Israeli Airport Within Hours

Following the deaths of his wife and child in an Israeli airstrike, Hamas leader Mohammed Deif has announced plans to attack Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv, beginning on Thursday at 6:00AM local time (11:00PM EDT tonight). Reports across the web are saying rockets have already been fired at the airport, but are not… » 8/20/14 2:29pm Today 2:29pm

Stories From 'The World's Highest Road' Amid Disappearing Glaciers

Commonly known as the highest road in the world, the Khardung-la pass at 17,582 feet is dizzying and dangerous. But it is "child's play" compared to how it once was, before climate change began erasing its defining glaciers. » 8/20/14 2:12pm Today 2:12pm

Here Are Ten More Future Classics Under $20k That Could Make You Money

From Car Buying: A few weeks ago, I asked what cars on eBay under $20k are due to appreciate in the coming years, and you replied with 10 gems that have drained my bank accounts, credit cards, and emergency piggy bank. Having said that, here's 10 more cars that could make you some real cash: » 8/20/14 1:47pm Today 1:47pm