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July 1, 2016 7:34 AM Tesla driver’s death using car’s ‘Autopilot’ probed by NHTSA

WASHINGTON — A driver so enamored of his Tesla Model S sedan that he nicknamed the car “Tessy” and praised the safety benefits of its sophisticated “Autopilot” system has become the first U.S. fatality in a wreck involving a car in self-driving mode. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced the driver’s death Thursday, and said it is investigating 50

June 30, 2016 9:11 PM Tesla Draws Scrutiny From Regulators After Autopilot Feature Linked to a Death

Fatal crash in semi-autonomous Model S first known of its kind, Tesla says U.S. auto-safety regulators are investigating Tesla Motors Inc.’s autopilot feature after a motorist using the system died in Florida, ratcheting up scrutiny of the Silicon Valley electric-vehicle company’s highly-touted technology and driverless cars more broadly. The National 27

June 30, 2016 6:28 PM New York Architects to Design Obama Library in Chicago

Barack Obama's presidential library on Chicago's South side will be designed by a New York architectural firm that designed the David Logan Center for the Arts at the University of Chicago. The Barack Obama Foundation announced Thursday that Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects has been chosen for the library that will be built near the university where 20

June 29, 2016 3:32 PM He was robbed of his new skateboard. A local wouldn’t have that

Enzo Slosar was crushed when his 12th birthday present, a Krown longboard painted Rastafarian colors with a lion head design and white wheels, was snatched away over the weekend in Key West by an unidentified robber. It was the longboard he had waited six months to buy with his birthday money, swiped right out from under him as he took it out for the first 20

June 29, 2016 12:01 PM What to expect from the Windows 10 Anniversary Update

The unconventional evolution of Windows 10 continues with the upcoming release of the Anniversary Update, version 1607. It's not just a service pack. Here's what's new. Microsoft wants you to think of Windows 10 as a service, where new features arrive as they're ready, and where regular updates are themselves a feature. That's true in a sense, but Windows 90

June 29, 2016 10:06 AM Who will show up? Who will pay? The many unknowns of the GOP convention

Dozens of well-known Republicans aren’t showing up. There’s no word yet on who will speak. A growing number of corporate sponsors are taking a pass. Groups of white supremacists and other agitators are on the way, while the official protest routes are frantically being redrawn after being thrown out in court. And then there’s the fight to dethrone the big star. With less than three 22

June 27, 2016 8:13 PM Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion clinic restrictions

The Supreme Court on Monday ruled resoundingly for abortion rights advocates in the court’s most important decision on the controversial issue in 25 years, striking down abortion clinic restrictions in Texas that are similar to those enacted across the country. Justice Anthony M. Kennedy joined the court’s liberals in the 5 to 3 decision, which said Texas’s 48

June 27, 2016 11:02 AM Google plans to launch Smartphones, increasing competitiveness for Apple

A new report from The Telegraph says that Google will be all set to manufacture it's own smartphones. Currently, Google works with phones makers like HTC, Nexus, LG and Motorola. The report says that the company will launch the smartphone by the end of this year. Who says with the phone Google will assume control over design, manufacturing and software 69

June 26, 2016 4:08 PM The Latest: New York to erect monument for Orlando victims

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York will honor the 49 people killed in a shooting at a gay bar in Florida with a monument. Cuomo announced the LGBT Memorial Commission on Sunday, before the start of the annual gay pride parade down Fifth Avenue in Manhattan. The 10-member commission will come up with recommendations on the design of the memorial and the specific 30

June 25, 2016 2:41 AM A Monument to the Death of Imperial Optimism

A solemn counterpoint to the Arc de Triomphe, Sir Edwin Lutyens’s Memorial to the Missing of the Somme honors those lost in the battle that began a century ago. The Arc de Triomphe was intended to exalt Napoleon’s victories for all eternity. A hundred miles to the north, an arch almost as tall, and for which the Arc’s design likely served as the point 8