Chicago tows about 50 cars from its streets every day

11 Feb
Chevy Volt recharging on the street in Cambridge, MA   [photos: John C. Briggs]Thousands of Chicago residents have left their homes this winter to find their cars no longer where they parked them. The vehicles weren't stolen. City workers instead towed them from their spaces after deeming they were in the way. According to local CBS News affiliate CBS2, the city has towed on average 50 cars per day during the winter. Records...

Subaru to celebrate its 50th anniversary in US with limited-edition models

8 Feb
2018 Subaru 50th Anniversary EditionsSubaru doesn't need a cake with 50 candles to celebrate five decades of selling cars and crossovers in the U.S. Instead, the automaker's U.S. arm marked the occasion Thursday at the Chicago auto show with 6,300 specially badged, limited-edition models swathed in a unique Heritage Blue paint shade. No, not all 6,300 special editions were on display...