Low-priced New Vehicle Buyers Are Missing in Action

Once a bracket where most desirable vehicles lived, the sub-$ 20,000 price range is not the hot neighborhood it once was. The ever-upward creep of new vehicle MSRPs increasingly places most vehicles above that marker, and shifting consumer trends haven’t helped expand its ranks. According to data from J.D. Power, 2018 has seen a rapid […]

Racing bodies threaten strike action after tax snub

QUEENSLAND’S key thoroughbred racing representative bodies on Thursday night signed off an explosive move to initiate strike action in retaliation to the code’s snubbing in last weekend’s state government Point of Consumption Tax announcement. Queensland introduced a Point of Consumption Tax on October 1, whereby bookmakers and wagering providers will be taxed 15 per cent […]

NHL redesigns its streaming app to bring you more of the action

ESPN+ may be Disney’s main sports streaming service but NHL.TV is the online home for out-of-market ice hockey games. And with the new season about to get underway, the app is getting a redesign and adding almost 50 percent more pre-and post-game shows — along with intermission broadcasts. Immediately noticeable are the overhauled Team Pages […]

WWE RAW PREVIEW: Ronda Rousey in action, Shawn Michaels returns, The Shield update

WWE’s next overseas show will take place at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in Australia and will stage a series of stunning encounters, such as the final ever battle between The Undertaker and Triple H. Undertaker and The Game’s storied rivalry will come to an end and the two WWE legends are determined to pull out […]

Ryanair cancels 250 flights amid European strike action – FULL LIST of areas affected

Ryanair passengers across Europe face travel disruption today as 250 flights are cancelled. The airline cancelled the flights in advance after union strike action was confirmed by several countries. These latest strikes come after a summer of disruption due to strike action for the airline. Unions want staff to be given contracts in the countries […]

Fantastic Fest Day 4: ‘Suspiria’ Joins the Pantheon of Great Horror Remakes, ‘The Night Comes For Us’ is the Most Violent Action Movie Ever Made, and ‘Deadly Games’ is a Holiday Horror Classic

(Welcome to The Fantastic Fest Diaries, where we will be chronicling every single movie we see at the United States’ largest genre film festival.) Welcome to Fantastic Fest, day four. In this diary entry: one of the best horror remakes ever, the most violent action movie I’ve ever seen, and a long-lost cult classic in the […]

‘That was collusion in action’: Beto O’Rourke calls up Trump’s Russia summit to rebuke Ted Cruz for cozying up to the president

NBC News Democratic Rep. Beto O’Rourke of Texas took aim at his Republican rival, Sen. Ted Cruz, and his ties to President Donald Trump. During their first debate amid a closely watched midterm election in Texas, O’Rourke contrasted Cruz’s recent conciliatory statements about Trump, with the harsh criticism he had for him when they were […]

Sacked: Dealerships Owned By Former NFL Linebackers Face Legal Action

The financial chicanery of a few automotive dealerships continues apace, with a group of Nissan and Hyundai stores finding themselves in several million dollars’ worth of hot water. Reps for the captive finance arms of those two brands allege that five dealerships owned by auto retail veteran Michael Saporito and former NFL linebackers Jessie Armstead […]

GoPro Hero 7 leak hints at steadier action shots

‘Tis the season for major device leaks, it seems. Austin Mittelstadt has posted photos of a store display that spills the beans on GoPro’s unannounced Hero 7 action cameras. The leak shows a cam that looks similar to the Hero 6 on the surface, but promises “gimbal-like” image stabilization that’s smoother than what you get […]

AV and EV Collide, Revealing Apple’s Self-driving Car Program in Action

Accident reports sometimes reveal more than just who was at fault. A rear-end collision in Sunnyvale, California, last week was truly a product of our modern age — an electric car slamming into the back of what would have been a human-operated crossover, were it not owned by Apple. While the iPhone maker abandoned its Project […]