Weird News

Crash, arrest draw more scrutiny of Tesla Autopilot system

Federal safety regulators are sending a team to California to investigate a fatal freeway crash involving a Tesla, just after authorities near Oakland arrested a man in another Tesla rolling down a freeway with no one behind the steering wheel.
May 12, 2021, 6:44 PM

National & International

Editorial Roundup: U.S.

May 12, 2021, 5:59 PM


Prosecutors probe Pennsylvania contact tracing data breach

The Pennsylvania attorney general’s office is looking into a breach of COVID-19 contact tracing data that may have compromised private information of some 72,000 people.
May 12, 2021, 3:16 PM

National & International

Farm bill passing NC Senate includes new biogas permits

The annual farm bill has been approved by the North Carolina Senate.
May 12, 2021, 12:10 PM

National & International

California judge dismisses Twitter lawsuit against Texas AG

A California judge has dismissed a Twitter lawsuit against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton.
May 12, 2021, 12:10 PM


Florida declares state of emergency after pipeline shutdown

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has declared a state of emergency in response to gasoline shortages caused the shutdown of a major pipeline by hackers.
May 12, 2021, 12:07 PM

Technology News

Gadgets: Air purifier/deodorizer easy to use, perfect for allergy season

National & International

Tech Q&A: Viewing photos that are stored in outdated digital formats

National & International

Amazon announces new distribution center for North Carolina

Johnston County officials say Amazon is planning a $100 million distribution and fulfillment center.
May 10, 2021, 7:58 PM