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Saturday, Nov 9, 2019 at 04:26 PM PST

Self-Driving Uber Car That Hit and Killed Woman Did Not Recognize That Pedestrians Jaywalk

Self-Driving Uber Car That Hit and Killed Woman Did Not Recognize That Pedestrians Jaywalk

A self-driving Uber car that struck and killed an Arizona woman was not able to recognize that pedestrians jaywalk, the National Traffic Safety Board revealed in documents released earlier this week. Elaine...

Friday, Nov 8, 2019 at 07:42 PM PST

AA, SWA Plan to Resume 737 Max Flights in Early March

AA, SWA Plan to Resume 737 Max Flights in Early March

American and Southwest airlines announced plans Friday to resume commercial flights of the Boeing 737 Max aircraft in March 2020. Fort Worth-based American said their fleet of 24 Max jets will return to service...

Friday, Nov 8, 2019 at 02:36 PM PST

Trump Pushes Back on Reports US Will Remove China Tariffs

Trump Pushes Back on Reports US Will Remove China Tariffs

President Donald Trump on Friday dismissed a Chinese official's assertion that his administration has agreed to roll back some of the higher tariffs it's imposed on Chinese goods. The Chinese official said...

Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 at 07:21 PM PST

Port of LA Says Trade War Affecting Shipment Volumes

Port of LA Says Trade War Affecting Shipment Volumes

Officials with the Port of Los Angeles said Thursday based on its monthly operations report, the tariffs imposed in the trade war between the United States and China have started to affect its cargo volumes. T...

Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 at 12:55 PM PST

Juul Halts Sales of Its Popular Mint Flavor

Juul Halts Sales of Its Popular Mint Flavor

Market leading e-cigarette company Juul is halting sales of its popular mint flavor, the company announced Thursday. Studies published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association found high...

Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 at 04:16 PM PST

Judge Orders Trump to Pay $2M for Charity Foundation Misuse

Judge Orders Trump to Pay $2M for Charity Foundation Misuse

A judge Thursday ordered President Donald Trump to pay $2 million to an array of charities as a fine for misusing his own charitable foundation to further his political and business interests. New York state...

Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 at 08:59 AM PST

Walmart, Best Buy, Target, Amazon Announce Black Friday Deals

Walmart, Best Buy, Target, Amazon Announce Black Friday Deals

In three weeks, thousands of Americans will hit stores to get the best deals as part of their holiday shopping. Stores across the U.S. are already getting ready for the season by announcing their Black Friday...

Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 at 05:47 AM PST

Board of Directors for Google's Parent Company Investigating Executives Over Inappropriate Relationships

Board of Directors for Google's Parent Company Investigating Executives Over Inappropriate Relationships

Alphabet’s board of directors has opened an investigation into how executives handled claims of sexual harassment and other misconduct, including behavior of Chief Legal Officer David Drummond, who has been...

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2019 at 05:39 PM PST

Rideshare Drivers Protest for More Pay, Better Conditions

Rideshare Drivers Protest for More Pay, Better Conditions

Uber's stock price may have dropped, but that didn't stop some drivers in California from protesting outside the homes of billionaire investors for more pay and better working conditions.

Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 at 07:26 AM PST

Here Are Your New Income Tax Brackets for 2020

Here Are Your New Income Tax Brackets for 2020

The IRS released the federal tax rates and income brackets for 2020 on Wednesday. The seven tax rates remain unchanged, while the income limits have been adjusted for inflation. Tax rates in the U.S. are...

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