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Tesla eyes 'robotaxis' by 2020 with new self-driving technology

Musk said he expected that with Tesla technology, drivers "would not need to touch the wheel" sometime early next year and that he hoped for regulatory approv...


USA to end sanctions waivers for major Iranian oil importers

Trump past year withdrew Washington from an accord negotiated by his predecessor, Barack Obama, under which Iran drastically scaled back the ambitions of its ...


Tesla investigators dispatched to China after Model S appears to spontaneously combust

The video, time stamped Sunday evening and widely shared on China's Twitter-like Weibo, shows the parked vehicle emitting smoke and bursting into flames seconds...


Two hopping Easter egg hunts get underway Friday

Then at 3pm there will be an under-5s egg scramble in the Old Walled Garden and at 3.30pm a hunt for 7-9 year olds will be held in the maze. Start with thousa...


Easter Egg Hunts & more from Vail to Gypsum this weekend

Also check out the Victorian Egg Roll and other 1800s games and celebrations at the Landing in Shakopee (April 20), or learn how to geocache and find some Easte...


Netflix Forecasts Weak Subscriber Additions in Second Quarter

The company is lifting its prices across the US, Brazil , Mexico and some parts of Europe to help fund the production of its own content. Past increases in C...


Oil rises 1 percent on tightening crude supply, upbeat economic data

OPEC's largest producer Saudi Arabia saw its output dropping to its lowest in over two years, boosting compliance with supply cuts to 153%, according to the IEA...


Powell Said to Tell Democrats Fed Won't Bend to Outside Pressure

Three GOP senators - the Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, Utah's Mitt Romney and North Dakota's Kevin Cramer - told The Associated Press they would probably vote again...


Tesla Refutes Reports About Cutting Investment at Gigafactory

And, with Tesla having broken ground on another Gigafactory in Shanghai in January that will also build cars, now's probably not the ideal time for reports ...


In IPO, Uber reveals 91 million users but slowing growth

After much anticipation, Uber has filed to go public . Lyft's stock closed down nearly 11 per cent on Wednesday and - even with a slight recovery Thursda...


Oil prices slip on economic worries, surging USA crude supply

USA crude inventories surged by 7 million barrels to a 17-month high of 456.6 million barrels last week, the Energy Information Administration said on Wednesd...


Mnuchin and Maxine Waters Clash at Hearing

Attorneys for the president have argued Neal's request risks using the IRS for partisan political aims, arguing House Democrats are engaged in a "gross abuse of...


United Kingdom passes law forcing May to consult on EU

The British Prime Minister has now finished meeting with President Macron and spoke with Angela Merkel this morning. Tusk's reference to Brexit holding up oth...


Theresa May to hold Brexit crisis talks with Jeremy Corbyn

In the most recent set of votes on Monday, a proposal to keep the United Kingdom in a customs union common tariff zone with the EU came closest, losing by jus...


Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, wife MacKenzie finalise divorce

Amazon shares were down 0.2 percent at $1,817.41 in afternoon trading. It wasn't immediately clear how the Bezoses may divvy up their various holdings in com...


Trump recommends Herman Cain for Federal Reserve seat

Mr Trump has been accused of putting forward political loyalists to the Fed . "I've told my folks that's the man". The PAC's website says it was founded by "a...


Tesla just undermined Elon Musk's defense against the SEC, JPMorgan says

On Wednesday evening, Tesla released its final numbers for deliveries during the first quarter of 2019, disappointing investment firms who had overestimated t...


Million Facebook User Records Exposed Online, Plus Passwords, Comments, And More

There is nearly certainly tons more Facebook data stored on Amazon web servers, only with protection. But the fact that there was so much of it, and that it...


President Donald Trump delays border shut down threat for a year

Last week, Trump had said he would give Mexico one week to increase apprehensions of migrants from Central America from coming toward the USA - and threatened...


White House adviser contradicts Trump on border plan

That can take years, based on the backlog. The president last threatened to shut down the border during the heat of the midterm elections and threatened the s...