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Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi has become the world’s biggest carmaker

RENAULT unveiled the EZ-GO, a concept for a robotaxi, at the Geneva motor show, which opened on March 5th. Nissan, in conjunction with DeNA, a Japanese software firm, recently began trials of driverless taxis in Japan. The two companies are pursuing their own paths towards the future of mobility. Yet both are bound together in a close alliance, which celebrates ...

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Calif. judge bars LA from enforcing gang restrictions that authorities credited with reducing crime

Los Angeles has been precluded from enforcing most of its ’90s-era, contentious gang injunctions, a federal judge has ruled.  (Reuters) The city of Los Angeles has been barred from enforcing the vast majority of its gang injunctions, which applied restrictions on gang associations that authorities have long credited with reducing crime. The ruling Thursday by U.S. District Judge Virginia A. ...

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US military aircraft crashes in Iraq, officials say

A U.S. Black Hawk military helicopter with American service members aboard crashed in western Iraq near the border with Syria, officials said Thursday.  (U.S. Army/Sgt. Tracy McKithern) A U.S. Black Hawk military helicopter with American service members aboard crashed in western Iraq near the border with Syria, officials said Thursday. “Rescue teams are responding to the scene of the downed ...

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6 US soldiers in mountain warfare training hit by avalanche

CAMBRIDGE, Vt. –  An avalanche hit six Army soldiers undergoing mountain-warfare training near Vermont’s highest peak Wednesday, sending five to the hospital. Rescuers worked to evacuate the six soldiers training at Smugglers Notch, a narrow pass at the northern edge of Mount Mansfield. The base of the notch is surrounded by steep cliffs on both sides. Five soldiers were taken ...

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Sheriff who pocketed $750G from inmate food fund bought beach house for $740G

Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin has come under scrutiny for pocketing funds intended for food for inmates.  (Etowah County Sheriff’s Office) An Alabama sheriff who pocketed $750,000 from funds meant to feed inmates is coming under fresh scrutiny for the purchase of a beach house that cost nearly the same amount of money. AL.com reported Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin ...

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Suspected killer of New York college student arrested in Nicaragua, cops say

Haley Anderson was found dead Friday in the off-campus home of Orlando Tercero, a fellow student at Binghamton University.  (Facebook) A man suspected in the murder of a Binghamton University student who jumped on a flight to his native Nicaragua was arrested Tuesday in the Central America country, The New York Post reported. Orlando Tercero, 22, who holds dual citizenship, ...

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