Local Newscaster Wants to Know if Waluigi Is Behind Crash Landing

Local news has been speaking "truth to power" since the invention of towns, and there's no better example of why we need regional newscasters than today's LaGuardia plane accident. It's unclear if a fictional villain from the Mario franchise is responsible, but watchdogs at Atlanta's CBS 46 are on it. » 3/05/15 8:00pm 3/05/15 8:00pm

The Crash of Delta 1086 Is Exactly Why Airlines Cancel Flights for Snow

We've all moaned and groaned over flights cancelled due to weather. It's maddening to miss your connection (or even your whole trip) because of bad weather, but incidents like today's crash of Delta 1086 in a snowy New York City are exactly why they make that tough call that can affect millions of travelers. » 3/05/15 5:54pm 3/05/15 5:54pm

If you have a manual transmission car this advice requires a caveat. Since the traction control wont stall the engine; the drive wheels will be forced to spin at at whatever speed the engine idles. You might have trouble rocking the car on extremely slippery surfaces with traction control on though. » 1/10/14 5:27pm 1/10/14 5:27pm