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Tesla strikes another deal that shows it's about to turn the car insurance world upside down (TSLA) »

A Tesla Model S/Tesla Tesla has created a customized insurance package, InsureMyTesla, that is cheaper than traditional plans because it factors in the vehicles’ Autopilot safety features and maintenance costs.…

Oct 22 2017 / Comments Off on Tesla strikes another deal that shows it's about to turn the car insurance world upside down (TSLA) / Read More »

We asked cryptocurrency experts to respond to Jamie Dimon's bitcoin bashings — here's what they said »

Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images Jamie Dimon has been a vocal critic of bitcoin since its earliest days, but his most recent comments have ignited a conversation about digital currencies…

Oct 21 2017 / Comments Off on We asked cryptocurrency experts to respond to Jamie Dimon's bitcoin bashings — here's what they said / Read More »
SPORTS

Week 7 fantasy PPR and non-PPR rankings »

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Week 7 fantasy PPR and non-PPR rankings www.espn.com – TOP…

Oct 22 2017 / Comments Off on Week 7 fantasy PPR and non-PPR rankings / Read More »

Follow live: Yankees turn to Sabathia in winner-take-all Game 7 »

NYY HOU Hitters H-AB AB R H RBI BB K #P AVG OBP SLG 1-4 4 0 1 0 0…

Oct 21 2017 / Comments Off on Follow live: Yankees turn to Sabathia in winner-take-all Game 7 / Read More »

It's CFP elimination time, starting in South Bend »

Oct 19, 2017 Week 8 is when the 2017 season starts to get really fun. This is the time when…

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Follow live: Verlander looks to hold Yankees at bay, force a Game 7 »

In what will be a very memorable performance if the Astros go on to win Game 6, Houston’s Justin Verlander…

Oct 20 2017 / Comments Off on Follow live: Verlander looks to hold Yankees at bay, force a Game 7 / Read More »
TECHNOLOGY

I drove a Cadillac from New York to D.C. without using my hands »

The 2018 Cadillac CT6 looks pretty mean for a family car.

The 2018 Cadillac CT6 comes with a new “Super Cruise” feature that drives itself on most major highways in the U.S. and Canada. Image: Michael Nunez/mashable By Michael Nuñez2017-10-22 13:47:00 UTC I’m sitting in the driver’s seat of a brand new 2018 Cadillac CT6, the…

Oct 22 2017 / Comments Off on I drove a Cadillac from New York to D.C. without using my hands / Read More »

Elon Musk's Boring Company gets permission to dig a 10-mile tunnel in Maryland »

Ready to dig a tunnel. Image: BEN MACMAHON/EPA/REX/Shutterstock By Emma Hinchliffe2017-10-21 17:23:16 UTC The hyperloop is moving ahead.  Elon Musk got permission from Maryland officials for his Boring Company to build a 10-mile tunnel in the state, the Baltimore Sun reported. The tunnel would be…

Oct 21 2017 / Comments Off on Elon Musk's Boring Company gets permission to dig a 10-mile tunnel in Maryland / Read More »

What can a 24-megapixel selfie camera do for you? We reviewed the Vivo 7+ to find out »

Vivo V7+

The selfie camera on the Vivo 7+ and the Canon DSLR I hold in my right hand both have 24-megapixel sensors. Image: Stan Schroeder/Mashable By Stan Schroeder2017-10-21 13:22:00 UTC My wife recently decided to print out a hundred or so of the best photographs we’ve…

Oct 21 2017 / Comments Off on What can a 24-megapixel selfie camera do for you? We reviewed the Vivo 7+ to find out / Read More »

Google officially flips on Project Loon in Puerto Rico »

Beaming wide. Image: project loon By Jack Morse2017-10-21 00:06:26 UTC Puerto Rico is in trouble. Approximately 3 million of its residents are still without electricity after the island was devastated by Hurricane Maria, and 30% lack access to drinkable water. Exacerbating the process of recovery…

Oct 20 2017 / Comments Off on Google officially flips on Project Loon in Puerto Rico / Read More »
SCIENCE

Genetically modified mice reveal the secret to a painless life »

People born with a rare genetic mutation are unable to feel pain, but previous attempts to recreate this effect with drugs have had surprisingly little…

Dec 4 2015 / Comments Off on Genetically modified mice reveal the secret to a painless life / Read More »

Strolling salamanders provide clues on how animals evolved to move from water to land »

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Around 390 million years ago, the first vertebrate animals moved fromwater onto land, necessitating changes in their musculoskeletal systems to…

Nov 30 2015 / Comments Off on Strolling salamanders provide clues on how animals evolved to move from water to land / Read More »
Asia

ADB sees slower growth for Asia, China in 2015, 2016 – Reuters

MANILA Growth in developing Asia will likely be slower than previously thought as a slowdown in China’s economy hurts demand, the Asian Development Bank said, and urged policymakers in the region to strengthen financial-system buffers against…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »
Mid-East

Moscow Relishes Revamped Role in Mideast as Israel Seeks … – Foreign Policy (blog)

The last time Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu went to Moscow was in 2013 for a two-pronged mission: to lobby against a nuclear deal with Iran and convince Russian President Vladimir Putin to cancel the planned…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »
America

America’s bold voice cannot be the only one – Financial Times

America’s bold voice cannot be the only one – Financial Times…

Nov 13 2015 / Read More »
WORLD

Catalonia slams Spain's plans for direct rule

On Saturday, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy announced his plans to dissolve the Catalan parliament under a never-before-used article of the constitution, vowing to remove the region’s elected leaders as soon as possible and hold new…

Oct 22 2017 / Read More »
Europe

Balkans backup: Refugees stranded in southeastern Europe as EU doors close – Fox News

SKOPJE –  As doors slam shut in Western Europe and razor-wire fences go up in the east, the massive wave of Middle Eastern refugees is backing up in the Balkans, where overwhelmed nations lack the will…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »
FOOTBALL

Football Practice Report: Sept. 21 – GoDucks.com

By Rob Moseley Editor, GoDucks.com Venue: Moshofsky CenterFormat: Shells During a 7-on-7 period in Monday’s Oregon football practice, cornerback Arrion Springs broke up at least three passes, and Juwaan Williams twice hit a receiver…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »
TRAVEL

Ice tsunamis at the world's edge

Eqi, Greenland (CNN) — All before us is ice. Stretching out for miles there’s nothing but a vast barrier of white. A frozen sea, more than 30 stories tall, as menacing as it is beautiful. The…

Oct 20 2017 / Read More »
UK

UK-China stocks link plan unveiled – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images Chancellor George Osborne has said the UK and China are exploring how to link their stock markets. He announced a “landmark feasibility study” into the idea, which would enable Chinese and British…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »

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