Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Subaru goes rear-wheel drive with sporty BRZ coupe

The Associated Press Subaru’s all-wheel drive passion aside, the automaker crafts a fun, rear-wheel drive, sport coupe. The 2015 Surbaru BRZ is surprisingly affordable, too, with a starting retail price of less than $26,500. Better yet, the low-slung, two-door BRZ earned the top safety score of five out of five stars, overall, in federal government […]

Speak out

President Hon. Barack Obama, The White House, Washington, D.C., 20500; 202-456-1111 (comments), 202-456-1414 (switchboard); fax: 202-456-2461; email: [email protected] U.S. Senate Sen. Barbara Boxer, 112 Hart Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C., 20510; 202-224-3553; email: visit http://boxer.senate.gov/contact/policycomments.cfm Sen. Dianne Feinstein, 331 Hart Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C., 20510; 202-224-3841; fax: 202-228-3954; email: visit http://feinstein.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/e-mail-me House of Representatives Rep. John Garamendi […]

Let’s not turn our backs on the Earth

By Mark Aulman In 12 years or so, if all goes according to plan, four brave astronauts will abandon the Earth forever. The privately financed Mars One mission aims to build a human colony on the Martian surface, pioneered by men and women who already have volunteered for a voyage with no return. Earth Day […]

This Earth Day, make a pledge to cool your home

Celebrate Earth Day What: Cool Davis honors its Eco-Hero and Climate Solutions Award winners When: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 22 Where: Band stage at Central Park, Fourth and C streets Be green: Walk, bike or take public transit; bring your own water bottle, and bring your own or buy a picnic supper By Nick Buxton […]

Hot-looking Murano draws attention

The Associated Press Nissan’s stylish 2015 Murano midsize sport-utility vehicle is getting lots of second and even third looks as consumers seek the next big thing in SUVs. Redesigned for its third generation, the five-seat Murano now features a tall hood, V-shaped grille design, light-emitting diode headlamps and tail lights and eye-catching, swoopy lines along […]

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