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Jan 14 2018

Self-driving vehicle without steering wheel, pedals coming in 2019

The carmaker has approached the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration with sixteen changes to the existing safety rules to enable production of the autonomous au...

Jan 14 2018

Cops: Man sought in woman's killing "ambushed" officers outside police headquarters

An officer was shot in a leg but is expected to be okay. Six to eight officers were outside, some of which were parole and probations officers. Just before 11 p.m., off...

Jan 13 2018

Sam's Club store closings are a PR mess on Walmart's big day

The company said the wage increase benefits all hourly USA workers at its stores, including Sam's Club , as well as hourly employees at its websites, distribution cente...

Jan 13 2018

India's factory output soars to a 25-month high in November

The inflation data's significance lies in the fact that it influences the level at which the US Federal Reserve sets interest rates , which in turn has a major impact ...

Jan 12 2018

Ice cream bars recalled over contamination concern

It can also cause miscarriages and stillbirths in pregnant women. The company said the recall is out of precaution. The products possibly are contaminated with Liste...

Jan 12 2018

Woman returns dead Christmas tree for refund in January

But one California woman showed up at Costco on January 4, with her dried up Christmas tree asking for a refund because it was dead. A woman in California returned ...

Jan 12 2018

Dropbox IPO Filing Reportedly Made Confidentially

The file-storage company Dropbox has filed papers indicating its attention public, according to business news site Bloomberg . The listing is created to test Dropbox's ...

Jan 12 2018

M&S reports drop in Q3 revenue

M&S says it adhered to its full price stance despite the promotional nature of the period, and did not participate in Black Friday. Investors needed to be patient and M...

Jan 12 2018

Walmart Joins The Ranks Of US Firms 'Sharing US Tax Reform Benefits'

The announcement comes the same day that Walmart confirmed it is closing 63 Sam's Club warehouse stores across the country. Sam's Club has not said how many employe...

Jan 12 2018

ISRO's journey from Aryabhata to its 100th Indian satellite

The launch vehicle is carrying 31 satellites: 28 from six other countries and three from India , including the country's 100th. This was one of the keenly followed miss...

Jan 11 2018

SA loses out on new Toyota-Mazda factory, AP source says

It was chosen apparently because it's relatively close to Kentucky, where a Toyota assembly plant is located. The new Alabama facility is expected to create up to 4,000...

Jan 11 2018

Mike Pettine Reportedly Expected to Replace Dom Capers as Packers DC

However, Pettine's defenses finished 20th in the league in points allowed in each of the next three years, and the 2015 Browns were 29th in points allowed and 27th in yar...

Jan 10 2018

Amazon's Jeff Bezos now the richest person in history

When Amazon stock climbed 1.4 per cent Monday, it added approximately $1.4 billion to Bezos' net worth. Bezos is also the owner of the Washington Post and Blue Origin ...

Jan 09 2018

Nvidia Revs Up CES Consumer Tech Show With Autonomous Car News

Herbert Diess. Nvidia has had a stellar past year, with its share price doubling since the same period in 2017. Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang revealed Sunday during h...

Jan 09 2018

Charles Woodson Named To College Football Hall Of Fame Class Of 2018

The announcement was made by the National Football Foundation on ESPN's Sunday NFL Countdown, which features Woodson as an analyst. His 21 career interceptions and 389 ...

Jan 09 2018

Trump says he'd be open to talking with North Korean leader

Tuesday's meeting will be the first high-level dialogue between the two Koreas since December 2015. South Korean officials say they will focus in the talks on Olympic c...

Jan 09 2018

Senate Bill to Restore Net Neutrality Achieves Important Milestone

But just because the FCC has issued an order doesn't mean that the telecom corporations have won. Ed Markey a Democrat from Mass. said in a statement Monday. In fac...

Jan 09 2018

"Aerial Market Untenable": No More GoPro Drones

GoPro ( gpro ) had a rough Monday with its stock tumbling as much as 33% to $5.04 after the company confirmed that it would lay off 20% of its workforce, or about 250 peo...

Jan 08 2018

Explosive Device Injures Two People Near Stockholm Subway Station

The explosion took place outside of the Varby gard station in Huddinge, a southern suburb of the Swedish capital. Tabloids Aftonbladet and Expressen reported that the...

Jan 07 2018

DeWanda Wise Will Be Joining the MCU In Captain Marvel

Spectrum. However, when Carol Danvers chose to take on the name of Captain Marvel (partially to honor her old friend, Mar-Vell, who is responsible for Carol getting h...