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Transportation 2020-05-24T15:59:00Z
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This $5 million 'yacht extender' is a place to park your helicopter, SUV, submarine, and everything else that can't fit on your main yacht

A Dutch company has developed a yacht that follows your bigger yacht, while carrying your other boats.
Transportation 2020-05-24T15:59:00Z
Delta Spa Xpress

Those little airport spa shops have a new service on their menus: COVID-19 tests

XpresSpa, the airport spa and wellness company, will pilot a coronavirus testing program at JFK Airport in New York, and is working to expand further.
Transportation 2020-05-24T14:22:00Z
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Elon Musk's Boring Company has finished the tunneling for its Tesla-powered people mover in Las Vegas

The billionaire has some less-than-favorable views on mass transit that he hopes to change with his invention: cars in a tunnel.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-05-24T13:53:00Z

What superyachts will look like in a post-pandemic world

The ultrawealthy want superyachts well-equipped for both adventure and self-sufficiency, so they can escape from the world in a future pandemic.
Transportation 2020-05-24T13:07:00Z

The Tesla Model X and the Porsche Cayenne are both incredible — but only one of these luxury SUV rivals has the edge

These are two of the best luxury SUVs on the market, the respective pinnacles of gas-powered and all-electric propulsion.
Transportation 2020-05-24T12:48:00Z

I canceled 7 flights due to the pandemic. Here's the strategies I used that got me my money back and the ones that didn't

It's been over two months since I canceled my flights for a trip in March due to the coronavirus. I still haven't been made whole and likely won't be.
Transportation 2020-05-24T12:24:00Z
Transportation 2020-05-24T12:23:00Z

This $67,511 pop-top camper van built in a 2020 Mercedes-Benz minivan has two separate beds —?see inside the 'Backroad'

Caravan Outfitters calls the Backroad the "perfect blend between an everyday driver and a camper van."
Transportation 2020-05-24T12:21:00Z

A businessman is selling his brand-new Bombardier Global 7500 for $70 million, the only one on the market. Take a look inside the 3-month-old jet.

The Bombardier Global Express was first delivered to a customer in December 2018 making it one of the newest private jets to roam the skies.
Transportation 2020-05-24T12:03:00Z

After the pandemic, if you want to buy a car, you should seriously consider a Tesla. Here are some pros and cons.

It's going to be easy to buy or lease a gas-powered vehicles, but the time couldn't be better for checking out an electric car.
Tech 2020-05-24T12:02:00Z

A social impact expert for Lyft shares her advice for helping during a crisis: Giving cash might be the best option, even if it's not 'sexy'

Joan Hanawi, a social impact manager for Lyft, has advice for people who want to do something to help during a time of crisis.
Transportation 2020-05-24T12:00:00Z

This hulking Mercedes is a $400,000, street-legal off-roader massive enough to go over traffic instead of around it — see inside

This 2004 Mercedes-Benz U500 can tackle pretty much any terrain there is, but should you just want to scare the neighbors, it's also street legal.
Careers 2020-05-23T12:43:00Z

A nurse sailed 34 hours nonstop on a 50-foot boat from Virginia to NYC to treat COVID-19 patients at a local hospital

Treating COVID-19 patients at NYU Langone has been a hard, exhausting, and sobering environment for nurse Rachel Hartley.
Transportation 2020-05-23T12:34:00Z

Delta Air Lines will be the last US passenger airline to retire its MD-80 fleet in June. Take a look back at the all-American 'Mad Dog' jet.

The jet served the likes of American, Delta, TWA, and Alaska Airlines but is now being retired in favor of more efficient planes.
BI Prime Transportation 2020-05-23T12:13:00Z

Car dealerships are taking Tesla's lead by embracing online sales in the wake of COVID-19. Now industry insiders say salespeople will have less power over customers because of it.

"Customers will welcome the power shifting back in their direction, and they deserve that" said Aston Martin executive Laura Schwab.
Transportation 2020-05-23T12:03:00Z

12 ways to re-imagine streets for exercise, deliveries, transportation, and more in a post-pandemic world, according to experts

A national coalition of city transportation officials released these designs to adapt street space for more than just cars as the US reopens.
Transportation 2020-05-23T12:00:00Z

A North Carolina construction magnate spent 50 years collecting some of the most iconic muscle cars ever made, and now they're headed to auction — see the full collection

Eddie Vannoy spent the last 50 years building his collection of more than 80 iconic cars. Now, he's ready for someone else to enjoy them.
News 2020-05-23T10:26:33Z

'I couldn't see any people – just hear their screams': A survivor of the Pakistan plane crash gave a harrowing account of the disaster

Muhammad Zubair recalled the plane jolting aggressively before the disaster, and then feeling a "hard crash" and losing consciousness.
Tech 2020-05-23T05:16:33Z

'We are a go': SpaceX just cleared 2 huge hurdles toward its first rocket launch of NASA astronauts into space next week

SpaceX, founded by Elon Musk, passed a crucial pre-flight review and test-fired the Falcon 9 rocket that will launch two astronauts on Wednesday.
Transportation 2020-05-23T02:14:00Z

Hertz files for bankruptcy as the coronavirus pandemic crushes the car-rental industry

The car-rental giant became one of the first major corporate casualties of the economic fallout from COVID-19 after entering Chapter 11 proceedings.
News 2020-05-22T23:43:07Z

Trump will attend the historic NASA and SpaceX astronaut launch in Florida next week

This is the first time that SpaceX, which was founded by Elon Musk in 2002, is attempting to launch astronauts into space.
Military & Defense 2020-05-22T22:59:27Z

Watch this US Navy ship destroy a flying drone with a laser weapon

"With this new advanced capability, we are redefining war at sea for the Navy," a Navy official said in a press release.
Transportation 2020-05-22T21:51:02Z

The 2020 New York International Auto Show is officially canceled while its venue remains a 'standby' COVID-19 field hospital

Initially postponed from April to August due to the coronavirus pandemic, the New York International Auto Show has been called off for 2020.
Military & Defense 2020-05-22T19:40:07Z

VIDEO: US troops trying to get to work waited in their cars as security stopped the Naval Air Station-Corpus Christi gunman

Video showed a stream of cars waiting as several gunshots echoed throughout the Texas base's entrance.
Tech 2020-05-22T16:49:21Z

A city in Oklahoma painted its landmark 75-foot statue to look like Elon Musk in a bid for his next factory. Take a look at the before and after photos.

There's a 7-story statue painted to look like Elon Musk in Tulsa, Oklahoma right now. The city is hoping to be chosen for Tesla's next factory.
Tech 2020-05-22T16:01:40Z

Elon Musk calls some of his own tweets 'definitely extremely dumb,' but 'nobody cares' if you say things that are 'not controversial at all'

Elon Musk said that he would retract some of his tweets if he could, in a new interview with Bloomberg Businessweek.
Transportation 2020-05-22T15:52:45Z

The airline that crashed in Pakistan has a spotty safety record, with several incidents in the past decade, including a fatal crash

Pakistan and its national carrier, Pakistan International Airways, have had a spotty safety record in the years before this crash.
Transportation 2020-05-22T14:42:48Z

Shifting Gears: Air travel begins to tick up, cheap Corvettes, and more Uber layoffs

Hertz, the car-rental giant that's reportedly headed for a potential bankruptcy filing, is offloading some bright yellow Corvettes on the cheap.
Transportation 2020-05-22T13:49:10Z

The pilot of the crashed passenger plane in Pakistan sent a distress call saying 'we have lost 2 engines' just before it went down

The plane, an Airbus A320, was operated by Pakistan International Airlines and crashed near Karachi on Friday.
Personal Finance 2020-05-22T13:15:00Z

The 9 best airline credit cards of May 2020

The best airline credit cards from American Airlines, Delta and more, plus more versatile options including the Chase Sapphire Preferred.
Personal Finance 2020-05-22T13:08:00Z

Who has the best cheap car insurance in Texas?

USAA and State Farm offer the best cheap car insurance in Texas for drivers with good or better credit, and GEICO is best for those with poor credit.
Transportation 2020-05-22T13:00:00Z

A supercar designer dissects the design of the Acura NSX

Acura's executive creative director explaining the process of designing the company's most iconic car, the NSX.
Personal Finance 2020-05-22T13:00:00Z

Who has the best cheap car insurance in New York?

The best cheap car insurance in New York is generally through USAA for those with good or better credit, and GEICO for drivers with poor credit.
Personal Finance 2020-05-22T12:50:00Z

Who has the best cheap car insurance in Florida?

The best cheap car insurance in Florida varies by person. USAA is best for those with good or better credit, while GEICO is best for bad credit.
Personal Finance 2020-05-22T12:38:00Z

Who has the best cheap car insurance in California?

California is a big state with unique laws on how insurance is priced. The General, Wawanesa, and Progressive offer some of the best prices.
Transportation 2020-05-22T12:36:00Z

I drove Kia's $47,000 electric crossover and discovered what it's like to go green without the flashiness of a Tesla

The Kia Niro EV has a flashy price tag and a fancy electric motor. But in a world full of gas-powered cars, it's pretty good at lying low.
Transportation 2020-05-22T12:21:00Z

I flew on an Air France Airbus A380 2 years before the airline suddenly retired the world's largest passenger plane — here's what it was like

Air France never bothered to update the aircraft's interior but it was one of the most enjoyable flights I've ever taken.
BI Prime Transportation 2020-05-22T11:48:00Z

The CEO of helicopter startup Blade reveals how the company is totally switching up its strategy as COVID-19 upends travel

Blade offered helicopter and air-taxi transfers between New York City, airports, and leisure destinations, but has had to pivot due to the coronavirus
News 2020-05-22T01:13:17Z

Ford officials were reportedly 'surprised' when Trump took his mask off during a tour of their Michigan factory

CBS News' Weijia Jiang?tweeted that sources told her Ford officials "just went with it" after President Donald Trump took his mask off.
Transportation 2020-05-22T00:58:00Z

These are the 5 leaders in the self-driving-car race

In a new report, BI Intelligence takes an in-depth look at the most expansive self-driving-car tests taking place in the US, and offers insights on the leaders.
Politics 2020-05-21T21:11:32Z

'This is insane': Democrats and national security experts sound the alarm after Trump administration declares it's abandoning a critical treaty

Meanwhile some Republicans, including Russia hawks, applauded the move and called it a "positive step."
Transportation 2020-05-21T20:40:00Z

Automobile-related fatalities spiked 14% in March despite stay-at-home orders leaving roads mostly empty

Unfortunately, decreased traffic didn't also mean a decreased rate of fatalities on the road — resulting in an "open season on reckless driving."
Tech 2020-05-21T19:51:00Z

SpaceX is about to launch its first astronauts, and the stakes for Elon Musk's rocket company and NASA are epic

The lives of the NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley, plus the future of American spaceflight, are riding on SpaceX's Crew Dragon spaceship.
Transportation 2020-05-21T19:40:15Z

A new urban air mobility startup has been operating in secret with aims to begin testing its own electric VTOL aircraft by 2021

The Bay Area startup was founded by two entrepreneurs seeking to create a sustainable eVTOL that can fly 60 miles at 150 miles per hour.
Tech 2020-05-21T18:49:00Z

Designers inspired by Tesla's Cybertruck are reimagining it as an RV, race car, police car, ambulance, taxi, military vehicle, and more

The new uses include a military transport vehicle, armored civilian truck, race cars, a RV home, and a Cybertruck-esque Bugatti Veyron, to name a few.
Transportation 2020-05-21T18:06:00Z

The world's largest passenger plane just completed a 4-day trip around the world trip delivering medical supplies. Take a look inside Hi Fly's Airbus A380.

The Airbus A380 operated by Portuguese charter airline Hi Fly has returned to service to assist in humanitarian efforts related to COVID-19.
Military & Defense 2020-05-21T18:04:17Z

Watch the flyover of a US Navy aircraft carrier from inside the cockpit of a Blue Angel F/A-18 Hornet

Check out these two videos of the flyover of the Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group at sea in the Atlantic Ocean.
Transportation 2020-05-21T17:49:00Z

Stick-shifts are vanishing from cars, but I still love them and hope they never go away completely — here are my favorites, ranked

Stick-shifts are disappearing from the automotive landscape. But one can still option a manual on some performance cars and pickup trucks.
Transportation 2020-05-21T17:48:00Z

Hyundai's fledgling luxury brand has a stunning new $47,000 sedan that's way less expensive than its competitors at Mercedes and BMW

Genesis is officially rolling out its new design language, and it might just be enough to finally set the luxury brand apart from Hyundai.
Transportation 2020-05-21T17:18:00Z

Even more iconic planes are disappearing from the sky earlier than planned as the coronavirus continues to wreak airline havoc

Demand for air travel is plummeting, and airlines are taking that as an opportunity to put its older planes out to pasture early.
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