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Tesla recalling 53000 vehicles worldwide for brake problem

Tesla recalling 53000 vehicles worldwide for brake problem

Tesla also instructed owners that it is safe to continue regular use of their vehicle. According to Tesla , the problems stem from a gear within the parking brake system that could potentially fail. Because of the design of the gear, it is hard to tell exactly which vehicles are affected. The company services customer vehicles instead through a network of around 135 service centres and with mobile technicians who fix customer cars at their homes or workplaces. Read More

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EPA to reduce workforce with buyouts, early retirement plan

The EPA's job is not to protect Scott Pruitt's friends in the oil and gas industry-it's to protect the health and safety of Americans, based on science . This office is responsible for holding the companies accountable for their share of the cleanup, such as a 2014 action that forced Atlantic Richfield and DuPont to spend an estimated $21 million at the East Chicago Superfund site. Read More

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Trump, Xi have 'candid,' 'positive' talks in Florida

Trump, Xi have 'candid,' 'positive' talks in Florida

China condemned the use of chemicals in war in Syria, but at the same time , China's seeks a political solution and not a military solution, as told by the spokesperson of the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Hua Chunying. For Xi, who is entering a twice-a-decade Communist Party congress in the fall, the meeting with Trump was more about stabilizing the critical US-China relationship and burnishing his foreign policy credentials than achieving a breakthrough. Read More

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Blue Jackets' Werenski out for playoffs with face fracture

The defending champion Penguins will go for the sweep in Columbus on Tuesday night. Cam Atkinson had the hot stick scoring the first two Jacket goals. "I'm just trying to stay in front of the net". Columbus has been good at home this season though and if they're going to keep their dream season alive they know they need to find a way to win both games here as they can not afford to go back to Pittsburgh with the possibility of the series coming to an end. Read More

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North Korean Test Missile Explodes on Launch

His national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, said the U.S. would rely on its allies as well as Chinese leadership to resolve the issues with North Korea. "I believe now the conversations, the engagement between China and the United States, are such that I am optimistic, but not unduly so", he said. Canada does bear humanitarian obligations, said Tina Park, co-founder and executive director of the Canadian Centre for the Responsibility to Protect and a longtime scholar of Canada-Korea ... Read More

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Mercedes and Ferrari 'equal' - Wolff

Mercedes' pole-sitter Valtteri Bottas struggled for pace with a tyre pressure issue on Sunday while it is accepted Ferrari have a general advantage in high temperatures - where the relationship between auto and tyre alters. Exclusively my fault. Then the time lost in the pitlane. "It made it twice as hard as it was going to be", Hamilton said . "Our generator broke on the grid and we couldn't bleed Valtteri's tyres so we were starting with the completely wrong tyre pressures on his ... Read More

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Musk Lays Out Timeline for Tesla Semi Truck, Electric Pickup

Musk Lays Out Timeline for Tesla Semi Truck, Electric Pickup

Musk , who's shown tremendous success developing and selling electric cars, in July issued his second major pronouncement on the company's future. Looking back to Tesla's "Master Plan Part Deux", which was announced in a blog post in July previous year, Tesla specifically mentioned that large-scale cargo trucks were firmly in its sights: "In addition to consumer vehicles, there are two other types of electric vehicles needed: heavy-duty trucks and high passenger-density urban transport". Read More

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TLC Could Soon Force Uber to Provide Tipping Option

TLC Could Soon Force Uber to Provide Tipping Option

Ride-services company Uber Technologies Inc may be required to provide passengers a way to tip their drivers, despite its longstanding resistance, if a plan by New York City's taxi regulator is implemented. If I have a few singles on me, I'll try to do it, especially if the driver does something, like help loading a bag for a ride to the airport, or is just generally pleasant. Read More

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Freedom Caucus leader working on new health care plan

Freedom Caucus leader working on new health care plan

Conservatives in the House Freedom Caucus have shouldered the majority of the blame for the GOP's failure to repeal and replace the 2010 health care law, but moderates may be equally - if not more - responsible for the impasse. The leader of the House Freedom Caucus says Republicans are "close" to agreement on a plan to repeal ObamaCare, indicating that discussions are still continuing while Congress is in a two-week recess. Read More

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Donald Trump Says China Is Not Currency Manipulators

Donald Trump Says China Is Not Currency Manipulators

Trump also reportedly said naming China a currency manipulator could jeopardize his efforts to work with the country to combat the threat posed by North Korea. Trump left open the possibility of re-nominating Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen in 2018, and said that he prefers low-interest rates. Backing away from labeling China a currency manipulator is another promise he broke. Read More

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Profits flat at Wells Fargo as it recovers from sales scandal

Wells Fargo & Co. said its first-quarter profit was flat as the nation's third-largest bank by assets contends with lower mortgage-banking revenue and rising costs alongside its sales practices scandal. First PREMIER Bank now owns 47,862 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $2,664,000 after buying an additional 654 shares in the last quarter. Read More

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Trump accuses Obama administration official of 'crime'

Trump accuses Obama administration official of 'crime'

It's one of the big stories of our time". So when Rice insists allegations the Obama White House spied on now-President Donald Trump and his associates past year are "absolutely false", there is no reason to believe her. Flynn was sacked after it became clear that he misled Vice President Mike Pence and others about the content of those discussions. Rice later clarified she was saying she didn't know what reports Nunes was referring to and said "I still do not". Read More

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Hungarians rally to defend George Soros-backed university

Hungarians rally to defend George Soros-backed university

People protest againts the bill that would undermine Central European University, a liberal graduate school of social sciences founded by US financier George Soros in Budapest, Hungary , April 9, 2017. The U.S. and Germany have condemned the law and called on Hungary to reconsider. In a blog last week, government spokesman Zoltan Kovacs said the law change was aimed at closing a loophole that allowed the university to effectively award two qualifications for the price of one thanks to ... Read More

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Blue Jays 3B Donaldson departs with calf injury

Blue Jays 3B Donaldson departs with calf injury

The game also regularly updates rosters, inserting call-ups in the lineup if it thinks they will start. The Blue Jays have picked up Ty Kelly , from the Mets , off waivers. "All my friends are calling me, asking me to send them one of the games with my picture on it", Sanchez said, his fingers and thumbs working the controller furiously. Read More

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