Online used car purchases get a new peer-to-peer approach
Los Altos startup Beepi -- along with Carvana in Atlanta, Tred in Seattle and more traditional sites like Carlypso and eBay Motors -- is making it increasingly easy to buy, and sell, a used car online. Each company is slightly different, but fills the space between scouring listings on Craigslist and going to a dealership.
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Oct. 1994: Highway 85 flowers put brakes on Day 2 commute
Motorists slowing down to look at a roadside display of the yellow and purple flowers brought all northbound lanes to a screeching halt
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Review: Asian Art Museum travels 'Roads of Arabia'
The touring exhibition 'Roads of Arabia: Archaeology and History of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia' -- at San Francisco's Asian Art Museum through Jan. 18 -- features 200 items in stone, gold, bronze and other metals, spanning millennia but unearthed only over the past 40 years. They show that, for many cultures and civilizations, the Arabian Peninsula was an important crossroads.
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'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' canceled
TLC axes show after evidence surfaces that star Mama June had resumed a romance with a convicted child molester.