Will robot cars drive traffic congestion off a cliff?

AP Photo/Eric Risberg WASHINGTON (AP) — Self-driving cars are expected to usher in a new era of mobility, safety and convenience. The problem, say transportation researchers, is that people will use them too much. Experts foresee robot cars chauffeuring children to school,...

Germany: Police arrest over 100 people at anti-coal protest

BERLIN (AP) — German police say they have arrested more than 100 people demonstrating against a coal mining in eastern Germany. Cottbus police say the protesters were among about 300 people who had forced their way onto the site of the Schwarze Pumpe coal-fired power plant...

New KRYLON Flat Spray is Worth a Look

Milepost 1075 I have constantly been on the look-out for a substitute for Dullcote spray from Testor’s.  It is a very good product but comes with a hefty price.  It runs from around $5-$6 for a 3 oz. can.  my experience has been that one can will cover three,...

Crimean Tatars celebrate Eurovision win, Russians cry foul

AP Photo/Sergei Chuzavkov KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Crimean Tatars are celebrating Ukrainian singer Jamala’s win at Eurovision with a song that sheds light on their horrific deportations to Central Asia under Soviet dictator Josef Stalin but also hints at their recent...

Man United’s Old Trafford stadium evacuated; match postponed

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester United’s Premier League game against Bournemouth at Old Trafford was postponed on police advice Sunday after a suspect package was found at the stadium. The announcement was made by both United and Greater Manchester Police....

Russia has doping problem and is ‘sorry,’ says minister

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has a “problem” with doping and is “very sorry” that its cheating athletes were not caught sooner, the country’s sports minister said. Russia, a track and field powerhouse, was suspended by the IAAF in November following a...

Russia has doping problem and is ‘sorry,’ says minister

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has a “problem” with doping and is “very sorry” that its cheating athletes were not caught sooner, the country’s sports minister said. Russia, a track and field powerhouse, was suspended by the IAAF in November following a...

NTSB to probe Texas bus crash that left 8 dead, 44 hurt

LAREDO, Texas (AP) — Federal authorities will on Sunday begin to investigate a charter bus crash in far South Texas that killed eight people and injured 44 more in a single-vehicle rollover, officials said. Seven people died at the scene Saturday morning on U.S. Highway 83,...

Iraq: Militant attack north of Baghdad kills at least 14

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group launched a coordinated assault Sunday on a natural gas plant north of Baghdad that killed at least 14 people, according to Iraqi officials. The attack started at dawn with a suicide car bomber hitting the main gate of the plant in the...

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