You've probably read about it, even if it didn't really register. Something about a backlog. Something about unions. Imports and exports. Now the dispute that's paralyzing 29 ports on the U.S. West Coast has the potential to affect all of us—and to empty the shelves in countless stores.
The owner of a rare 1981 BMW M535i came home last month to find his car had been smashed by an out-of-control Volkswagen. Now the insurance company says the BMW is only worth $1,500, totaled. Enthusiasts? Man the barricades!