Los Angeles earthquake detectors on Monday morning picked up one of the biggest quakes to strike the area since the devastating Northridge quake of 1994. But damage is minimal.
Ford is the latest in a string of auto companies that have scaled back mileage claims, after customers complained that the 2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid did not live up to its fuel economy label.
After yet another mass shooting, the Monitor's language columnist considers the role of gun metaphors in ordinary conversation.
US Historic Route 66 is one of the most famous highways on earth, but the interstate system effectively killed it. But some think electric car road trips could re-kindle interest in Route 66.
John Zawahri, the alleged attacker in the Santa Monica shootings, had a semiautomatic rifle, more than 1,000 bullets, and a history of mental troubles, law enforcement sources say.