Flashing Headlights Is Free Speech -- And Also Neighborly ​

Are you one of those selfish pricks who knows there's a speed trap up ahead, but doesn't flash your lights to warn fellow motorists? Well, now you don't have to be. A court ruled that flashing your headlights, even to warn of stealthily hidden law enforcement, is protected speech. » 2/05/14 2:33pm 2/05/14 2:33pm

Enterprise Opens First Ethanol Branch

Because there aren't enough things for rental car companies to screw up, Enterprise is now opening an all flexfuel branch in Kirkwood, Missouri (a suburb of St. Louis). This is another salvo in the war to seem the greenest, with other companies offering carbon offsets and hybrids and the like. The new location will be… » 11/15/07 1:30pm 11/15/07 1:30pm

One Airport Hassle Down, 6,593,039 To Go

Kansas City International Airport, a swinging place if you're taking a connecting flight to Evansville, has decided to reduce the stress of the traveling masses by consolidating the airport's ten rental car offices into one $90 million facility. Besides making it easier to find the rental car counter, it also reduces… » 4/26/07 5:30pm 4/26/07 5:30pm

Missouri To Mennonite Drivers: Our Way Or No Highway

Members of Mennonite sects that permit driving but not "graven images" (e.g., driver's license photos) are being told that the no-photo-required religious exemption once offered by Missouri is being revoked as part of the War On Terror, and if they don't like it they can just leave the state. Many of the affected… » 3/22/07 6:33pm 3/22/07 6:33pm