• Charging Ahead A new lithium battery-powered automobile promises up to 300 miles on a single charge. The cars, produced by Hybrid Technologies, will sell for around $35,000. Too much? Toyota has just started advertising the Yaris, which delivers 40 mpg as tested and sells for around $12,000..
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  • Gas Maps As gas prices continue to rise, it starts to become a better and better idea to find the cheapest gas stations. This map lists average gas price by county and zip code, so you can discover if it's possible to drive a little farther to get cheaper gas. You can also discover that you are stupid enough..
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  • Good Enough For Government Work By 2010, more than 120,000 government workers are going to have retired. Maybe being a low-level bureaucrat doesn't sound like the most glamorous job, but you get to help the country, good benefits, and a chance to become a middle- or high-level bureaucrat. In hopes of drumming up some help, the Center..
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  • Hybrid Frenzy Hybrids used to be the domain of starry-eyed idealists and kooky environmentalists. But, as gas prices rise and as car manufacturers throw their weight behind producing hybrids, the clean cars are becoming more popular, so much so that 57% of Americans will consider buying one next time they buy a car...
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  • House Moves On 527's On Wednesday the House voted to crack down on the infamous "527 groups" that received so much attention during the 2004 presidential campaign. The Republican-backed bill seeks to limit the maximum amount an individual can donate to groups such as MoveOn.org or Swift Boat Veterans for Truth, essentially..
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  • Iraq Attack This helpful animation shows when and where all the fatalities have taken place in Iraq. You can even separate the map by country to find out, say, that the lone Kazakh soldier who has died in Iraq was killed near the Euphrates southeast of Baghdad at the beginning of January, 2005. The key revelation:..
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  • Orange Crush Remember that time when there was the crazy and inspiring election/revolution in Ukraine? And the serious minded reformer, who was so dangerous...
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