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Uber's Self-Driving Cars Are Valued at $7.25 Billion by Investors

22 minutes ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

A billion-dollar investment is meant to prop up a money-losing unit before Uber makes its pitches ahead of a planned I.P.O.
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How Gridwise uses data and real-time alerts to help Uber drivers earn more

How Gridwise uses data and real-time alerts to help Uber drivers earn more

32 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

Gridwise claims it can help drivers earn as much as 39% more per hour by tapping vast swathes of data to notify drivers where they should be, and when.
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A pizza shop in Dallas is known for its massive slices, and it's a must visit

36 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Serious Pizza in Dallas, Texas is known for its massive 18-inch to 30-inch pizzas. Customers line up to try the pizza and watch the chefs toss enormous sheets of dough into the...
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Uber has raised $1 billion for its self-driving unit, which is now valued at more than $7 billion

Uber has raised $1 billion for its self-driving unit, which is now valued at more than $7 billion

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Toyota, Softbank, and Denso corporation are investing $1 billion in Uber's self-driving car unit, the company said Thursday. The round values Uber's Advanced Technologies Group...
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Police witness act of vandalism at cemetery, find substances in suspect's car

Police witness act of vandalism at cemetery, find substances in suspect's car

1 hour ago   |   WCVB

Police saw her "approach some headstones and make a tossing motion with her hand."
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Carly Rae Jepsen's Heart Is Broken By Her Own Decisions On ‘Julien'

1 hour ago   |   MTV

Carly Rae Jepsen has released 'Julien,' the third single from her upcoming album, 'Dedicated.' This emotional record may sound soft and upbeat, but it's subject is anything...
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Fiat Chrysler recalls over 300K cars due to rollaway risk

2 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 300,000 vehicles in North America because a transmission problem could cause them to roll away unexpectedly. The recall covers Dodge Dart...
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By the end of 2019, Waymo, Uber, and GM all plan to have fleets of autonomous cars providing on-demand rides - here's how automakers can compete

By the end of 2019, Waymo, Uber, and GM all plan to have fleets of autonomous cars providing on-demand rides - here's how automakers can compete

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence,
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SUV slams into NW Side house

2 hours ago   |   ABC

A driver slammed into a house on Chicago's Northwest Side Thursday night.
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How the Internet of Things will transform consumerism, enterprises, and governments over the next five years

How the Internet of Things will transform consumerism, enterprises, and governments over the next five years

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Internet of Things is fueling the data-based economy and bridging the divide between physical and digital worlds. Consumers, companies, and governments will install more...
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'Not a good look': Misspelled school crosswalk raises eyebrows

'Not a good look': Misspelled school crosswalk raises eyebrows

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Nadler says subpoena for full Mueller report coming 'in the next few hours'

Nadler says subpoena for full Mueller report coming 'in the next few hours'

House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler said Friday that he will subpoena the Justice Department for an unredacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report, as well as... Read more ...

'It jumped on his back': Bobcat attacks golfer on Connecticut golf course

'It jumped on his back': Bobcat attacks golfer on Connecticut golf course

The man, in his late 60s, used a golf club to fight back. Read more ...

Trump slams Mueller report as ‘total bulls-t'

Trump slams Mueller report as ‘total bulls-t'

President Trump lashed out at the “Crazy Mueller Report” early Friday, apparently taking aim at former White House counsel Don McGahn, and suggesting that parts of it were... Read more ...

The total redactions in the Mueller report amount to between 6% and 12% of...

The total redactions in the Mueller report amount to between 6% and 12% of the 448-page document

There are some varying estimates of how much text in the special counsel Robert Mueller's final report on the Russia investigation is redacted. Of the 448 pages that comprise... Read more ...

Kremlin: No proof in Mueller's report of Russian meddling

Kremlin: No proof in Mueller's report of Russian meddling

MOSCOW - The Kremlin says that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's 400-page report has not offered any credible evidence of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential... Read more ...

Notre Dame Cathedral fire likely caused by electrical short circuit

Notre Dame Cathedral fire likely caused by electrical short circuit

A French judicial police official said investigators made an initial assessment of the cathedral but don't have a green light to search Notre Dame's charred interior because of... Read more ...

Devotees nailed to crosses, flogged on Good Friday in the Philippines

Devotees nailed to crosses, flogged on Good Friday in the Philippines

SAN PEDRO CUTUD, Philippines - Several Roman Catholic devotees have been nailed to wooden crosses in a gory Good Friday ritual in the Philippines, and others flogged themselves... Read more ...

Risk of severe weather increases; tornadoes, wind damage likely

Risk of severe weather increases; tornadoes, wind damage likely

The U.S. Storm Prediction Center upgraded the Triangle's threat for severe weather on Friday to a level 4 of 5, or a moderate risk. Read more ...

Facebook says it 'unintentionally' collected 1.5 million users' email...

Facebook says it 'unintentionally' collected 1.5 million users' email contacts without consent

It's the latest privacy issue to hit the giant tech firm. Read more ...