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January 15, 2019 - 4:22 am
(DETROIT) -- Get behind the wheel of a new car and you'll be amazed at the suite of safety features available. Blind spot detection. Rear-view cameras. Automatic emergency braking. Lane departure warning. These driver-assist technologies are proliferating as cars become increasingly sophisticated...
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January 14, 2019 - 8:32 pm
The nation's largest utility said Monday it is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy because it faces at least $30 billion in potential damages from lawsuits over the catastrophic wildfires in California in 2017 and 2018 that killed scores of people and destroyed thousands of homes. The move by Pacific...
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January 14, 2019 - 4:55 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Transportation Security Administration officials are closing more security lanes amid increased callouts from officers not being paid during the government shutdown. The absence rate at TSA on Monday is 7.6 percent, up from 3.2 percent on the same day last year, according to TSA...
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January 14, 2019 - 3:46 pm
(NEW YORK) -- As concerns about the possible impacts of the government shutdown on airport screening grow, a passenger got a gun through the country's busiest airport and onto an international flight in his carry-on bag, according to the Transportation Security Administration (TSA). The passenger...
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FILE - In this July 14, 2010, file photo, the Gannett Co.headquarters sign stands in McLean, Va. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that MNG Enterprises, better known as Digital First Media, is preparing to bid for newspaper publisher Gannett Co. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
January 14, 2019 - 11:12 am
DENVER (AP) — The publisher of USA Today has received a $1.36 billion buyout bid from a media group with a history of taking over struggling newspapers and slashing jobs. MNG Enterprises, better known as Digital First Media, said in a letter to Gannett Co. Monday that its leadership team has failed...
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Reid Bigland, head of the Ram brand, stands before media and in front of the Ram 1500 pickup truck, after it was awarded the 2019 North American Truck of the Year at the North American International Auto Show, Monday, Jan. 14, 2019, in Detroit, Mich. (AP Photo/Tony Ding)
January 14, 2019 - 11:05 am
DETROIT (AP) — Hyundai scored two out of three wins on Monday in the North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year awards, as the Detroit auto show's press previews officially got underway. The Hyundai Genesis G70 and Hyundai Kona took the car and utility awards, respectively,...
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Models wear creations as part of the Emporio Armani men's Fall-Winter 2019-20 collection, that was presented in Milan, Italy, Monday, Jan.14, 2019. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
January 14, 2019 - 10:55 am
MILAN (AP) — Milan menswear designers are sending clear signals for next fall and winter: Feminine touches are not only acceptable, they are necessary. During three days of Milan Fashion Week previews focused on menswear, collections featured shiny and sheer textiles, sequined garments, lace and...
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Steve McIntosh
January 14, 2019 - 9:53 am
At Tuesday's meeting, the Wichita City Council will look at rescinding a ten-year tax abatement for Fiber Dynamics. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News the company created jobs ... but not enough to satisfy their promise to the City. Longwell says when the City offers incentives to businesses, they...
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January 14, 2019 - 5:38 am
(LOS ANGELES) -- California's largest utility company said on Sunday its chief executive had resigned as the firm faces billions of dollars in potential liabilities tied to the state's deadly and destructive wildfires last year. Geisha Williams announced her resignation from PG&E amid growing...
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Neon Moon
January 14, 2019 - 5:15 am
(NEW YORK) -- While there's a time and place for elaborate lingerie, more women want to be comfortable and practical, forcing the lingerie industry to adapt. According to a Zion Market Research report, the "global lingerie market was valued at approximately [$]38.19 billion in 2017 and is expected...
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