Topic: Michael Stevens

Featured

  • Five ways Americans are coping with $4 a gallon gas prices

    Five ways Americans are coping with $4 a gallon gas prices

    While Americans are paying an average of $3.51 per gallon to fill up their gas tanks, the average is far higher – $3.90 – in California due largely to laws requiring specific blends for emission standards. How do people cope with $4 gas prices? One is buying fewer lattes, another is following dubious web tips and filling up only in the morning. Here are five portraits of taken from two California gas stations where the prices were $4.01 and $4.11 for a gallon of regular Tuesday.

All Content

  • The Web's new viral star

    Millions of viewers are tuning in for science-related YouTube videos like one that gives a tour of the Large Hadron Super Collider and clips of little-seen giant sea creatures.

  • Away from spotlight of Syria aid conference, a murkier fund drive

    Kuwait pledged $500 million to aid efforts today. But it is also a major hub for funneling money to anti-Assad fighters, including brutal foreign extremists.

  • White greeters only? Church apologizes for pastor's request

    White greeters only? That's what a black pastor in Charlotte, N.C., requested. But church leaders quickly apologized for the "white greeters only" email. What does it take to be a church greeter?

  • Five ways Americans are coping with $4 a gallon gas prices

    Five ways Americans are coping with $4 a gallon gas prices

    While Americans are paying an average of $3.51 per gallon to fill up their gas tanks, the average is far higher – $3.90 – in California due largely to laws requiring specific blends for emission standards. How do people cope with $4 gas prices? One is buying fewer lattes, another is following dubious web tips and filling up only in the morning. Here are five portraits of taken from two California gas stations where the prices were $4.01 and $4.11 for a gallon of regular Tuesday.