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A Career Boost and a Clear Path, with NAPA’s Apprenticeship Program

Mason Pavlides is the second apprentice to join the program, which offers mentoring, tools, online training and more. As a former stage hand for major musical acts and Quick Lube Technician at McNeil’s NAPA Auto Care in Sandy, Utah, Mason…

The one big thing to know when buying an electric vehicle

“Buy the biggest battery you can afford!” That might be the hot tip from your Uncle Joe, the car expert. And you’ll get similar advice from online reviews and sales staff trying to upsell you to increasingly longer-range electric cars…

This bike lane is covered in solar panels. (It's also in the middle of a highway)

[embedded content] Right in the middle of a highway is interesting placement for a bicycle lane. In South Korea, there’s a solar bike path that shields riders from the sun while at the same time generating power from it. The…

Rising Gas Prices: How to Conserve Fuel Without Spending a Fortune

Gas prices go up and gas prices go down. This constant seesaw can put a wrinkle in any budget, leading consumers to carefully consider their next vehicle. But purchasing a new car isn’t always a practical or an affordable solution…

Walking while old is killing a lot more pedestrians than walking while distracted

A 72-year-old man was killed while crossing the street in Toronto recently. According to the Toronto Star, he was the fourth pedestrian over the age of 60 to die in the city in the last 30 days, and the 16th…