An Uber self-driving car hit and killed a woman crossing the street in Arizona, police said, marking the first fatality caused by an autonomous vehicle and a potential blow to the technology expected to transform transportation.
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Exclusive: U.S. advancing toward first Guantanamo repatriation under Trump
The United States is advancing toward the first transfer of a prisoner from the Guantanamo Bay detention center under U.S. President Donald Trump, the U.S. military told Reuters on Monday, a move that would repatriate the detainee to Saudi Arabia.
Austin on edge: Police fear serial bomber behind Texas blasts
Police in Texas fear a serial bomber planted four powerful explosive devices that have killed two people and injured four others this month, raising fears in the state capital Austin of another attack.
Weinstein Co files for bankruptcy, ends all non-disclosure agreements
U.S. film and TV studio The Weinstein Company, whose ex-Chairman Harvey Weinstein has been accused of sexual harassment and assault, said on Monday it filed for bankruptcy and was ending all non-disclosure agreements that may have silenced some women.
'Socially responsible' investors reassess Facebook ownership
With European and U.S. lawmakers calling for investigations into reports that Facebook user data was accessed by UK based consultancy Cambridge Analytica to help President Donald Trump win the 2016 election, investors are asking even more questions about the social media company's operations.
Supreme Court mulls California law on anti-abortion facilities
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday tackles a dispute over whether a California law requiring Christian-based facilities that counsel pregnant women against abortion to post signs disclosing the availability of state-subsidized abortions and birth control violates their right to free speech.
China's premier pledges further market opening as talk of trade war mounts
China will open up its economy further, and its door to the outside will only get wider, with foreign and domestic firms allowed to compete on an equal footing, Premier Li Keqiang said at the close the country's annual parliament session on Tuesday.
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