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Best winter tires for when sleet happens

November 21st, 2014
Best winter tires for when sleet happens If you frequently drive on snow-covered roads, there is no substitute for winter tires. They have a more aggressive tread pattern and rubber formulated to stay pliable in...

Will a gluten-free diet really make you healthier?

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November 21st, 2014
Will a gluten-free diet really make you healthier?  Eighteen months ago, Ahmed Yearwood decided to go gluten-free. “A few years earlier, I’d given up processed foods and felt great,” the...

Gluten-free foods that taste good

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November 21st, 2014
Gluten-free foods that taste good We don't recommend gluten-free diets for everybody, but 7 percent of Americans must avoid the protein—found in wheat, barley, and rye—because they have celiac disease or a...

10 tips to avoid holiday weight gain

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November 20th, 2014
10 tips to avoid holiday weight gain Season's eatings! This time of year it's nearly impossible to avoid parties bulging with buffets of tasty—and highly caloric—food and drink. But all that indulging can...

What’s hot & not from the LA Auto Show

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November 20th, 2014
What’s hot & not from the LA Auto Show Traditionally, the LA Auto Show has been about proving its green credentials, complete with displays full of hybrids, concept electric vehicles, and the like. But this...

Tips to avoid packing on the Thanksgiving pounds

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November 20th, 2014
Tips to avoid packing on the Thanksgiving pounds Let’s be blunt. For many, if not most, of us, the holidays are largely about enjoying food as much as family and friends, and in just about a week, the celebrating...

Top 5: Digital cameras under $400

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November 20th, 2014
Top 5: Digital cameras under $400 If you want better photos or video than you can take with your smart phone, consider a point-and-shoot camera, which can provide you with real optical zoom for getting closer to the...

Congress grills Takata, Honda and Chrysler execs over air bags

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November 20th, 2014
Congress grills Takata, Honda and Chrysler execs over air bags Today in Washington, D.C., a congressional hearing was assembled to hear testimony from Takata, Honda, and Chrysler executives regarding the massive Takata...

Does Walmart or Target have the best Black Friday TV deals?

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November 20th, 2014
Does Walmart or Target have the best Black Friday TV deals? With the first real Black Friday sales now just a week away, it's time to figure out where you'll get the best deals on TVs. We'll be looking at the best buys...

How to set your default search engine on Firefox

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November 20th, 2014
How to set your default search engine on Firefox Firefox users take note. Your Web searches will soon be routed through the Yahoo search engine by default, thanks to a five-year deal between Mozilla, Firefox's creator,...

Sport/cute smackdown: Honda HR-V vs. Mazda CX-3

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November 20th, 2014
Sport/cute smackdown: Honda HR-V vs. Mazda CX-3 Car shoppers intrigued by small-but-smart packaging, economical engines, and a low price of entry will have two new options arriving in spring 2015: The Honda HR-V and...

Best outdoor power gear gifts for the holidays

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November 20th, 2014
Best outdoor power gear gifts for the holidays Outdoor chores don’t stop for a holiday break, so we asked the outdoor power equipment experts at Consumer Reports for their top picks from among our recommended...

6 fun and useful apps for the holidays

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November 20th, 2014
6 fun and useful apps for the holidays Ever feel like you need a personal assistant to help you get through November and December? These apps will make you feel like you've hired someone to help. If you know of other...

Bose surprises us with an inexpensive Bluetooth speaker that also has rocking sound

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November 20th, 2014
Bose surprises us with an inexpensive Bluetooth speaker that also has rocking sound Let's face it: Many Bose products have done well in our Ratings, but seldom have they been among the lower-priced options in their...

3 cold-weather questions about car batteries and wipers

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November 20th, 2014
3 cold-weather questions about car batteries and wipers Q. Why does my car battery keep dying? A. Cold weather may not be the only thing killing your battery. We’ve received letters from several readers...