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Florida law opens door to self-driving cars

2019-06-14 12:25

New legislation allows autonomous vehicles to be tested in the state, though driverless roll-out remains far off.

Volkswagen drops partnership with self-driving car firm Aurora, explores a broader alliance with Ford

2019-06-12 09:10

Volkswagen said it has dropped a partnership with a US startup developing self-driving cars, Aurora, as it explores a broader alliance with Ford.

Mexico leader hints at migration concessions amid US trade spat

2019-06-02 11:42

President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador says he is expecting 'good results' from talks planned in Washington next week.

'Dangerous overcrowding' in US migrant facilities: government report

2019-06-02 08:14

A US Department of Homeland Security report warned Friday of "dangerous overcrowding" in El Paso, Texas facilities for holding just-arrived migrants, with rooms packed with more than five times the number authorised.

US university doctor sexually abused at least 177 students: investigation

2019-05-19 06:58

An Ohio State University team doctor sexually abused at least 177 male students over nearly two decades and was never disciplined at the US school despite reports of his actions, an investigation found Friday.

Corn growers press Trump for better China trade aid treatment

2019-05-15 21:01

The National Corn Growers Association sent out a call to action urging farmers to tell United States President Donald Trump that the 1 cent-per-bushel payment that growers received under the prior market facilitation payments wasn’t enough.

Uber set for stock market debut, looks for new investors

2019-05-10 17:26

While drivers protest for better rights, Uber aims to raise enough revenue to take them out of the cars altogether.

WATCH: Trump tells NRA he's withdrawing from arms trade treaty

2019-04-27 12:34

Trump announces withdrawal from UN Arms Trade Treaty at NRA event

Bitcoin climbs to highest this year as volatility recedes

2019-04-01 19:00

The biggest digital coin on Monday rose as much as 1.6 % to $4,135.60, the top intraday level since December, according to weekday trading data compiled by Bloomberg.

Biden doesn't recall alleged kissing incident from 2014

2019-03-30 14:13

Former Vice President Joe Biden says he does not recall kissing a Nevada political candidate on the back of her head in 2014

 

Musk touting Tesla with over 650km range in the near future

2019-06-12 12:30

Tesla CEO Elon Musk was quoted as telling investors of his electric car company that "it won’t be long before we have a 400-mile (650km) range car", US media reports.

Donald Trump in the UK: A state visit offered in haste and regretted at leisure

2019-06-04 19:00

US President Donald Trump’s state visit to the UK was offered with exceptional speed, from a position of weakness. But greater than the usual preoccupation with the “special” relationship is the question of whether there is now even a settled relationship.

Trump urges Britain to go for no-deal Brexit

2019-06-02 09:07

Britain should go for a no-deal Brexit with the EU and refuse to pay the agreed $50 billion divorce bill, US President Donald Trump told the UK's The Sunday Telegraph newspaper on the eve of a visit to London.

Trump to impose tariff of up to 25% on Mexico over migrant surge

2019-05-31 10:51

United States President Donald Trump vowed to impose a 5% tariff on Mexican goods until that country stops immigrants from entering the US illegally.

On Huawei and cars, Trump aligns trade with US security

2019-05-17 20:02

With his crackdown on Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies, US president Donald Trump's administration is displaying its penchant to invoke national security in the broadest way possible.

Trump says Iran will 'suffer greatly' if US is provoked

2019-05-13 21:56

United States President Donald Trump warned Iran against a military provocation and said the country "will suffer greatly" if hostilities break out with the US.

WATCH: Is a congestion charge the solution to city traffic jams?

2019-05-07 11:54

New York City will charge motorists to drive in crowded parts of Manhattan and become the first United States city to impose congestion pricing. Is this the key to reducing the number of cars on the road during rush hour?

Biden entry sparks a sharper edge to Democratic race

2019-04-27 10:22

Biden's entrance triggers new, uglier phase of 2020 Democratic primary season

Trump, Russia and the Mueller report: Is it really case closed?

2019-03-30 15:02

Russiagate skeptic Aaron Mate and Trump biographer David Cay Johnston debate the conclusions of the Mueller report.

Autopsy: Migrant child who died in US custody had infection

2019-03-30 13:06

An autopsy has found that a 7-year-old girl from Guatemala died of a bacterial infection while detained by the U.S. Border Patrol

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