Dashboard technology that lets drivers text and email with voice commands — marketed as a safer alternative — actually is more distracting than simply talking on a cellphone, a new AAA study found.Full story
(NBC News) Hands-free does not mean distraction free, at least when it comes to using yourcellphone while driving.A new study indicates new voice command technology for your car, pitched as a safer alternative, really isn't."What our research is showing is that, even interacting with a handsfree s Full story
AAA President and CEO Robert Darbelnet and TSA Administrator John Pistole say it will be a busy 2012 Thanksgiving holiday season. Darbelnet said people are still paying attention to what they’re spending, but “carving turkey with family and friends still trumps pinching pennies”.
According to AAA, gas prices have sunk these past few weeks by 9 percent, falling to about $3.47, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly. It could be days or weeks before the shortages ease, she says.
It was a year ago today that Standard & Poor's stripped the U.S. of its coveted AAA debt rating. CNBC's Zachary Karabell, Dan Greenhaus, Michael Farr & Rick Santelli offer insight on the market rally.
A man signs a form for the pro-Mursi Tagarod campaign in Amr Bin Aaas mosque in Cairo, June 14, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany
Saudi preacher Mohamed al-Eraify speaks during Friday prayers in Amr Bin Aaas mosque in Cairo June 14, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany (EGYPT - Tags: RELIGION)
Supporters of Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi shout slogans during protest in support of Syrian rebels in Amr Bin Aaas mosque in Cairo June 14, 2013. The poster reads: "Dr. Mohamed Mursi. May God bless him. We love you Mursi." REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)