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  • Edmunds compares 2021 Mazda CX-5 and Nissan Rogue SUVs

    The immense popularity of small SUVs means that every manufacturer competing in this space has to bring its A-game.
  • VIRUS DIARY: It's mud, mud everywhere in UK's 3rd lockdown

    LONDON - It's apparently not enough for Britons to endure almost 120,000 COVID-19 deaths and face a new variant of the virus that scientists say is more contagious and more deadly. Not enough to struggle through a third lockdown in less than a year, a shutdown now in its ninth week in London with no end in sight.
  • California freeway crossing to give wildlife room to roam

    LOS ANGELES - Like many urban singles, the mountain lion P-22 lives a solitary life in a too-small habitat. And he has a hard time finding a mate in the big city.
  • Corvette goes mid-engine for first time to raise performance

    WARREN, Mich. - When you first lay eyes on the new 2020 Corvette, a modern version of the classic American sports car isn't the first thing that pops into your head.
  • Edmunds compares the Kia Telluride and Honda Pilot

    The Honda Pilot has always been a strong choice for a midsize three-row crossover SUV. But Kia has recently introduced an all-new model known as the Telluride that it hopes will attract shoppers with its bold styling and value.
  • On tiny Linosa, it's easy to adopt island's relaxed rhythms

    LINOSA ISLAND, Italy - There are no hotels, but islanders open up their simple, gaily painted homes to those seeking relaxed rhythms.
  • Kauai woos travellers as island recovers from floods

    HONOLULU - Residents and businesses are still cleaning up from flooding that deluged parts of Kauai, but community leaders are urging tourists to keep coming so residents don't suffer an economic calamity on top of record-breaking rains that smothered a normally green landscape in reddish-brown water.
  • Mexico wine country: Foodie paradise and tastings in Baja

    ENSENADA, Mexico - Wine lovers, listen up: There's a little-known gem just south of the border called Valle de Guadalupe.
  • Adoptees' bid for access to birth certificates stirs debate

    Back in 2000, Oregon and Alabama acted to ensure that people who'd been adopted could get access to their original birth certificates. Advocates of that goal, calling it an overdue recognition of basic rights, hoped the trend would sweep through the nation.
  • A sip-and-step guide to hiking the Napa Valley

    NAPA, Calif. - Here's a wine country secret that can help you raise your glass and your heart rate. Along with the Napa Valley's famous wine-tasting trails, there are miles of scenic trails of the hiking variety, beckoning visitors who want to exercise more than their palates.

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