New Year’s Eve Car Fires Dropped By 12% In France To A Still Crazy 940

France's Interior Ministry says 2015 started well after only 940 cars were set ablaze on New Year's Eve, which is 12 per cent less than the 1,067 that got carbequed last year. Success indeed! » 1/02/15 10:08am 1/02/15 10:08am

Torching Cars Continues To Be France's Hottest New Year's Eve Tradition

I unfortunately have never been to Paris, but if it's anything like New York, I can imagine it's a tough town to own a car in. You've got lots of traffic, narrow streets, scores of pedestrians, and parking that is both expensive and hard to find. The only difference is that in Paris, your car stands a good chance of… » 1/05/13 10:00am 1/05/13 10:00am

Watch A Cop Beat, Mace Man Who Tells Him To "Shut Up"

A St. Louis police officer working off-duty at a gas station is under investigation after this video of him macing and batoning one of the station's patrons on New Year's Eve surfaced. The officer has a history of excessive force. » 1/05/11 12:00pm 1/05/11 12:00pm

Travis Pastrana To Jump From Pier To Barge New Year’s Day

Travis Pastrana will jump his Subaru Impreza rally car from the Long Beach pier to a barge moored 250-feet out in the water for his latest New Year's Day stunt. Don't worry, he says water is soft. » 12/28/09 9:30am 12/28/09 9:30am

The Six Most Dangerous Holidays For Driving

You could be forgiven for thinking New Year's Eve is the most dangerous driving holiday, but you're wrong. Based on NHTSA data, New Year's Eve is actually the fifth most dangerous holiday for driving. The deadliest? Thanksgiving Day. The reason? » 12/02/08 11:30am 12/02/08 11:30am