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Ford launches testing of new self-driving fleet in Detroit

Ford Motor Co's majority owned autonomous vehicle subsidiary, Argo AI, launched its new fleet of self-driving test vehicles - Ford Fusion Hybrid - in Detroit on Wednesday, expanding its presence to five U.S. cities....

Ford launches testing of new self-driving fleet in Detroit

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CORRECTED-Ford launches testing of new self-driving fleet in Detroit Ford Motor Co's majority owned autonomous vehicle subsidiary, Argo AI, launched its new fleet of self-driving test vehicles - Ford Fusion Hybrid - in Detroit on Wednesday, expanding its presence to five U.S. cities....
10:00, 06/12/2019

Yandex Looks at 10-Fold Increase in Driverless Car Fleet to Speed Up Testing Yandex, a Russian equivalent to Google, said it is considering expanding its fleet of self-driving cars to up to 1,000 within the next two years in order to speed up tests on the fledgling technology....
03:48, 08/19/2019

Russia's Yandex looks at ten-fold increase in driverless car fleet to speed up testing Yandex, a Russian equivalent to Google, said it is considering expanding its fleet of self-driving cars to up to 1,000 within the next two years in order to speed up tests on the fledgling technology....
14:16, 08/19/2019

Ford will test new self-driving cars in Detroit Ford is testing a new fleet of self-driving vehicles in its homebase of Detroit. Argo AI, Ford's autonomous vehicle arm, announced it would deploy its third-generation vehicles in Detroit and Corktown. The Ford Fusion Hybrids will be equipped wi...
13:16, 06/12/2019

Here's The Ford 'Baby Bronco' Adventurer Testing Off-Road It’s not enough for Ford to just bring back the Bronco. Because total SUV, truck and crossover dominance is the name of the game, Ford’s also doing a “Baby Bronco” to compete with the Jeep Renegade and its ilk. Here is that car, doing off-roady thing...
13:32, 07/25/2019

Ford And Vodafone Start Testing Connected Vehicle Technology It's called Parking Space Guidance technology and displays to drivers the number of spaces offered by nearby car parks and how to get to them. The Parking Space Guidance, updated in real-time based on......
00:32, 07/05/2019

Hedera Hashgraph launches new testing for high-speed blockchain alternative Hedera Hashgraph, an enterprise blockchain alternative that raised $100 million last year, has begun testing for its fast and secure public ledger.Read More...
13:32, 05/09/2019

Ford makes big electric push in Europe with new launches Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it would launch eight electric vehicles in Europe this year, a key step in its target of achieving a majority of its overall sales from electric cars by the end of 2022....
07:32, 09/10/2019

Ford launches its own esports virtual racing teams Ford plans to launch its own esports virtual racing teams. Under the name Fordzilla, the company will recruit top esports drivers for teams in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK. The company will also invite star players to form a European team...
13:16, 08/19/2019

American start-up launches electrified classic Ford Bronco Zero Labs' re-engineered 1965 4x4 offers a 500% power increase and a five-speed manual gearbox California-based EV start-up Zero Labs Automotive has unveiled a re-engineered classic Ford Bronco with an electric powertrain.  The electric version of t...
05:32, 05/01/2019

UPDATE 3-Ford makes big electric push in Europe with new launches Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it would launch eight electric vehicles in Europe this year, a key step in its target of achieving a majority of its overall sales from electric cars by the end of 2022....
10:32, 09/10/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Ford makes big electric push in Europe with new launches Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it would launch eight electric vehicles in Europe this year, a key step in its target of achieving a majority of its overall sales from electric cars by the end of 2022....
10:32, 09/10/2019

Lee Iacocca Was A Man of Detroit When Detroit Needed Better Men Lee Iacocca, one of the most influential auto executives in history, died yesterday at 94. Many of the obituaries and tributes credit Iacocca for his marketing genius, often simplified to the maxim that he knew what people want before they knew they...
18:32, 07/03/2019

DNA testing: How genetic testing could make prescription drugs safer Pharmacogentics uses a person's DNA as a guide to understanding how their body reacts to certain drugs and what dosages are best. Is this the future of prescribing medicine?...
05:00, 05/02/2019

Ford-class combat system completes test as Ford availability further delayed The USS Gerald R. Ford completed the final developmental test of its integrated combat system off the coast of California -- a major accomplishment after years of delays and cost overruns with the first of class vessel....
18:16, 06/04/2019

Ford reveals horsepower, torque for Mustang Shelby GT500, the 'most powerful street-legal Ford ever' Ford announced that the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 has 760 horsepower and 625 lb.-ft of torque, which it says makes this the most powerful street-legal Ford....
03:32, 06/19/2019

Ford Could Be Cooking up a Racy Le Mans-Inspired Version of the Ford GT Over four years since the Ford GT was first revealed, Ford is coming up with something new for it. The details are scarce, but you can see from the teaser photo above that it appears to have a giant, Le Mans-style rear wing, big enough to eat a turke...
10:00, 06/21/2019

Bill Ford, Sergio Marchionne discussed Ford-FCA tie-up The heads of Ford and Fiat Chrysler once broached the subject of a merger but the talks did not go anywhere, Ford's Executive Chairman Bill Ford said....
06:00, 06/11/2019

Confused investors keep buying FORD, thinking it's Ford Just about every time Ford Motor makes big news, some investors mistakenly buy shares of Forward Industries, a tiny maker of carrying cases for medical monitoring systems and other electronic devices....
15:00, 08/12/2019

MIT’s fleet of autonomous boats can now shapeshift MIT’s fleet of robotic boats has been updated with new capabilities to “shapeshift,” by autonomously disconnecting and reassembling into a variety of configurations, to form floating structures in Amsterdam’s many canals. The autonomous boats — re...
23:32, 08/28/2019

| Iran says European fleet in Gulf would be 'provocative' Iran has slammed as "provocative" a British proposal for a European-led naval mission to escort tankers in the Gulf, amid soaring tensions over the seizure of ships....
05:16, 07/29/2019

EU sets up fleet to combat forest fires Several European countries have been hit by forest fires over the past two years, in which more than 300 people have died. The EU is building up a fleet of fire-fighting aircraft which it hopes will prevent more fires....
02:00, 07/22/2019

Amazon adds more jets to its growing fleet NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon’s fleet of jets is getting bigger. The online shopping giant says it will lease 15 more Boeing 737s as it seeks to grow its delivery business and get packages to shoppers’ doorsteps faster. Amazon says it currently ...
08:48, 06/18/2019

American Airlines retires MD-80 fleet; see the jet through the years American Airlines retired the last of its McDonnell Douglas MD-80 jets with the final passenger flight, American Flight 80, departing Sept. 4.       ...
03:48, 09/05/2019

Japanese fleet restarts commercial whaling Japanese whalers have restarted commercial whaling after a 31-year break. The decision prompted outrage among activists, but experts say it might actually seal the fate of Japan's whaling industry....
20:16, 06/30/2019

Iran Says European Fleet In Gulf Would Be "Provocative" Iran on Sunday slammed as "provocative" a British proposal for a European-led naval mission to escort tankers in the Gulf, amid soaring tensions over the seizure of ships....
04:48, 07/28/2019

GM faces hurdles with launch of robotaxi fleet The automaker may be unable to overcome unexpected government delays and reported technical issues to launch the service on time, at least how it initially planned....
05:00, 06/30/2019

Funds power up stake in £6bn UK nuclear fleet A consortium of infrastructure funds is in advanced talks to buy a stake in the UK's £6bn ageing fleet of nuclear power stations amid growing concerns about their reliability....
06:00, 09/14/2019

Navy’s 2nd Fleet is now operational, focused on the Arctic NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Navy says its newly revived 2nd Fleet now has enough staff to command ships in the increasingly competitive waters of the Arctic region. The Navy’s announcement on Wednesday follows statements by President Donald Tr...
17:48, 05/29/2019

Fleet of Autonomous Boats Can Now Shapeshift, Which Is Nice, For Science In news that certainly doesn’t spell our doom, MIT’s fleet of autonomous boats can now break apart and reform into new configurations on their own. Great....
18:32, 08/29/2019

Congress Asks Centre Why "Obsolete" IAF AN-32 Fleet Was Not Replaced The Congress on Wednesday expressed concern over the safety and well-being of the IAF personnel on board an AN-32 aircraft that went missing in Arunachal Pradesh after taking off from Assam's Jorhat,......
13:48, 06/05/2019

Teslas for the robotaxi fleet: With every update, owners feel like they got a new car Over the years, Telsa has released useful updates like Autopilot, Dog Mode and Valet, along with fun features like Fart Mode and Romance Mode.        ...
10:32, 04/28/2019

VW piles into crowded car-sharing market with all-electric fleet The WeShare offering, which has started in Berlin, could help Volkswagen bolster its push into electric vehicles by making them more visible to consumers....
07:16, 06/27/2019

Blu Smart To Increase Mahindra eVerito Fleet To 500 Cars Blu Smart, India's first all-electric taxi service, plans to add 500 Mahindra eVerito electric sedans by April 2020. The start-up has flagged off the first 70 Mahindra eVerito across Delhi, Gurugram,......
09:32, 06/04/2019

Bird is adding a shareable electric motorcycle to its fleet Bird, the company that rents out electric razor scooters, is adding an electric motorcycle to its fleet of micro-mobility vehicles. The Bird Cruiser is described as a "seated electric vehicle," which can carry up to two adults at a time. You'll ...
08:32, 06/04/2019

Doreen Spooner, Trailblazer on Fleet Street, Dies at 91 Recognized as the first woman to become a full-time photographer on a British national newspaper, she earned her male colleagues’ respect “just by getting on with my job.”...
21:16, 05/02/2019

Japanese fleet gears up to restart commercial whaling Japanese whalers were preparing to set to sea after Tokyo pledged to resume commercial whaling. The decision prompted outrage among activists, but experts say it might actually seal the fate of Japan's whaling industry....
10:16, 06/30/2019

USS Wasp departs from U.S. 7th Fleet in Japan, to be replaced by USS America The USS Wasp has departed from the U.S. 7th Fleet after less than two years in Japan in a homeport shift, with the USS America set to replace it later this year, the Navy said Thursday....
03:17, 09/07/2019

WWI ghost fleet becomes first US National Marine Sanctuary since 2000 An area in Maryland that’s home to abandoned World War I-era steamships has been designated a new national marine sanctuary.        ...
14:00, 08/23/2019

Kolkata Police Adds Mahindra TUV300 To Its Fleet Mahindra has announced recently handing over 92 Mahindra TUV300 vehicles to the Kolkata Police Department. With this, the Kolkata Police has become the 13th police department in the country to......
08:00, 08/31/2019

IndiGo, Which Adds A Plane To Fleet Every Week, Isn't Slowing Down IndiGo has specialized in buying in bulk, ordering 430 jets in the A320neo family on top of an initial contract for 100 older A320 models. That's made IndiGo one of the biggest buyers of Airbus's......
05:48, 05/07/2019

Fleet Week kicks off with 2,600 sailors arriving in New York Some 2,600 members of the Marine Corps, Navy and Coast Guard are finding their land legs Wednesday in the Big Apple, with the start of Fleet Week. The Parade of Ships along the New York Harbor — which ran throughout the morning — kicked off the 31st ...
11:16, 05/22/2019

Japanese fleet prepares to resume commercial whaling Japanese whaling ships prepared on Sunday to set to sea, with crews gathering on decks in a northern port a day ahead of Japan's first commercial whaling hunt in more than 30 years....
04:32, 06/30/2019

A fleet of Fiat Chryslers: the best of the maker's heritage collection These twin rows of cars don’t begin to convey the scale of the space or the extent of FCA’s Heritage Hub collection. Nearest are a Fiat Uno facelift and a Fiat Tempra (left), and behind those several examples of Fiat’s Defender-rivalling (albeit brie...
19:00, 05/05/2019

Rio Tinto to buy autonomous mining truck fleet from Caterpillar Rio Tinto has agreed to buy a fleet of autonomous trucks and other mining equipment from Caterpillar for its new Koodaideri iron ore mine in Western Australia, it said on Tuesday....
19:48, 05/06/2019

U.S. Navy's 2nd Fleet reaches initial operational capability The U.S. Navy's 2nd Fleet has reached initial operational capability a year after it was re-established to support North Atlantic and Arctic operations....
19:00, 05/30/2019

Sikorsky awarded $542M for six VH-92A helicopters for presidential fleet Sikorsky was awarded a $542 million contract to build six VH-92A helicopters as part of the presidential fleet, which the Navy said will increase performance and payload over the current fleet....
14:16, 06/11/2019

Lockheed nets $2.43B to cover spare parts for global F-35 fleet Lockheed Martin was awarded a roughly 15-month, $2.43 billion contract to procure spare parts packages for the F-35 for the U.S. and foreign militaries....
12:32, 08/26/2019

Aaveg Adds Tata Tigor EVs To Its Fleet For Corporate Travel Travel solutions provider for corporate Aaveg has announced the induction of the Tata Tigor EVs in its fleet for corporate mobility. The firm says that the decision to switch to electric vehicles was......
00:00, 09/14/2019

GM faces hurdles trying to launch large-scale robotaxi fleet by end of '19 The automaker may be unable to overcome unexpected government delays and reported technical issues to launch the service on time, at least how it initially planned....
22:16, 06/29/2019

Norwegian Air expects Boeing 737 MAX fleet to remain grounded until end of August Norwegian Air expects Boeing's 737 MAX aircraft to remain grounded until at least the end of August, missing the European summer season, CEO Bjoern Kjos said on Friday....
06:16, 06/14/2019

Saudi airline flyadeal to operate all Airbus fleet in the future Saudi Arabian budget airline flydeal will operate an all Airbus A320 fleet in the future, it said in a statement on Sunday, months after it announced it was considering canceling a Boeing order....
10:00, 07/07/2019

Trump nominates former fleet cyber commander to head the Navy President Trump nominated Vice Adm. Michael Gilday as the next head of the Navy on Wednesday, a week after his previous nominee decided to retire instead of taking over the position....
09:48, 07/18/2019

Lockheed to build F-35 maintenance, repair facility for Japanese fleet Lockheed Martin Co. will build a maintenance repair and upgrade facility in Japan for its F-35 fighter plane fleet under a $25.2 million contract issued this week by the Pentagon....
09:32, 08/28/2019

Is ‘Popeye’ spinach ice cream the scoop for Fleet Week 2019? Well, blow me down: Spinach is the new sweet treat of Fleet Week 2019. Van Leeuwen Ice Cream launched a spinach-flavored ice cream this week in honor of Popeye the Sailor’s 90th birthday — and members of the United States Navy, Coast Guard and Marine...
19:48, 05/22/2019

In photos: Ships sail into New York City for Fleet Week Hundreds of U.S. sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen arrive in New York City for the 31st annual Fleet Week. Eleven U.S. ships and two from Canada glided up the Hudson River on Wednesday to dock in the city for a week of activities, including concer...
09:00, 05/23/2019

Russia's Aeroflot plans to add nine Airbus A320 Neo to fleet-documents Russia's national flag carrier Aeroflot is planning to add nine medium-haul A320 Neo Airbus planes for about $870 million to its fleet next year, procurement documents show....
11:48, 07/15/2019

Group to fund and operate first hydrogen fuel ferry fleet in the US The first hydrogen-powered commercial ferry under construction. [credit: Golden Gate Zero Emission Marine / Switch Maritime ] On Wednesday,...
15:16, 06/12/2019

Saudi Arabian airline flyadeal announces all Airbus fleet Saudi Arabian airline flyadeal announced plans to operate a fleet comprising only Airbus aircraft after canceling an order for Boeing's globally grounded 737 Max Jets....
19:00, 07/08/2019

GCC countries begin enhanced maritime security patrols: U.S. Fifth Fleet Countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) began "enhanced security patrols" in the international waters of the Arabian Gulf area on Saturday, the U.S. Navy's Bahrain-based Fifth Fleet said on Sunday....
09:16, 05/19/2019

Cargill cuts CO2 emissions from shipping fleet in green push Cargill reduced CO2 emissions from its chartered shipping fleet by 350,000 tonnes last year as part of efforts to scale back its carbon footprint at sea, the food and agriculture group said....
07:16, 06/12/2019

Pilots reveal safety fears over Boeing’s fleet of Dreamliners Company admits that fire extinguisher switch has failed a ‘small number’ of timesAirline pilots have voiced fears over the safety of a fleet of Boeing aircraft after a crucial fire-fighting system has been found to have the potential to malfunction....
10:32, 06/15/2019

Amazon adds 15 Boeing 737 freighters to grow air fleet to 70 planes by 2021 Amazon is adding to its air freight network with 15 additional Boeing 737 freighters from GE's leasing unit, an effort to shore up its own logistics network....
11:00, 06/18/2019

State Dept. approves $670M contract to support India's C-17 fleet The Foreign Military Sale for support of India's C-17 transport aircraft includes spares and repair parts, training, publications and other services for the fleet, which must be kept ready for humanitarian assistance....
23:16, 07/29/2019

American Airlines offers satellite WiFi to its entire mainline fleet If you're relying on American Airlines for a summer trip, there's a good chance you'll have internet access most of the way. The company has finished deploying satellite-based internet access to the fleet of 700-plus narrowbody aircr...
01:00, 06/17/2019

Elon Musk Predicts Tesla Driverless Taxi Fleet Next Year Mr. Musk said Tesla cars would soon drive themselves and serve as robot taxis. But many experts think autonomous cars are at least several years away....
09:16, 04/28/2019

London Considers Bubbling, Beeping, and Other 'Irritating' Sci-Fi Sounds for Electric Bus Fleet The European Union is making a major safety push to add fake noises to electric vehicles, but some may sound goofier than others and that’s causing disagreement in the UK. Read more......
13:00, 07/01/2019

FCA extends Windsor minivan plant's third shift by 3 weeks for fleet order FCA pushed the third shift's elimination date to Oct. 21 from Sept. 30 “to accommodate a large order” of fleet vehicles, FCA Canada spokeswoman LouAnn Gosselin said in a statement....
15:48, 06/26/2019

Bird adds new vehicle to its fleet: a two-seater electric bicycle with an LCD screen. Bird, which operates in more than 100 cities around the globe, plans to add a seated electric vehicle that can accommodate up to two adults to its fleet....
18:00, 06/04/2019

8 US-Made Apache Attack Choppers Join Indian Air Force Fleet Eight US made Apache AH-64E attack helicopters joined the Indian Air Force (IAF) fleet today in Pathankot, in a major boost to India's combat capabilities. In 2015, India had signed a multi-billion......
01:16, 09/03/2019

U.S. warns merchant ships of possible Iranian attacks; cleric threatens U.S. fleet Iran could target U.S. commercial ships including oil tankers, the U.S. Maritime Administration said on Friday, as a senior Iranian cleric said a U.S. Navy fleet could be "destroyed with one missile."...
18:48, 05/10/2019

TuSimple raises $120 million to expand its fleet of driverless delivery trucks Self-driving truck company TuSimple secured a $120 million extension to its series D funding round, bringing its total raised to nearly $300 million.Read More...
05:00, 09/17/2019

Taiwan's China Airlines plans to upgrade fleet with Boeing 777 freighters Taiwan's China Airlines Ltd has provisionally ordered up to six Boeing Co 777 freighters, the companies said on Wednesday, as the carrier attempts to modernise its cargo fleet....
03:16, 06/19/2019

Star Trek: Fleet Command generates $100 million in revenue for Scopely Mobile game publisher Scopely said that its Star Trek Fleet Command has become its fastest-growing title, generating more than $100 million in 8 months.Read More...
11:16, 07/25/2019

Iran cleric says U.S.'fleet can be destroyed with one missile', ISNA news agency A senior Iranian cleric said in a Friday prayers sermon that the United States' navy fleet could be "destroyed with one missile", as a U.S aircraft carrier headed to the Gulf, the semi-official news agency ISNA reported....
07:16, 05/10/2019

Amazon's fleet of Twitter drones are here to assure you that their company is great, everything is fine By all accounts, working at an Amazon warehouse is a hellish job. Over the years, countless reports have detailed brutal conditions that involve constant observation, inhumane physical demands (including a quota structure that discourages using the b...
11:00, 08/15/2019

A Minnesota Farmer Spent His Life Collecting Cars And Now His Gigantic Fleet Is Up For Auction This weekend will be a wild time near the small town of Wheaton, Minnesota, because a roughly 200-car collection belonging to a farmer who passed away in December is headed for auction. And the fleet, filled with some true gems, will no doubt bring i...
12:16, 08/08/2019

Trudeau pledges billions for new coast guard fleet but mum on how he plans to circumvent delays Talks between the government and Quebec's Chantier Davie are slated to start on Thursday after pledge to open up shipbuilding contracts to a third supplier....
21:48, 05/22/2019

Etihad to offer wireless streaming, remove screens from narrow-body fleet Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways will offer wirelessly streamed movies and television shows to passengers on mainly short-haul flights as it removes entertainment screens from its Airbus A320 narrow-body fleet....
10:16, 04/28/2019

Coast guard fleet renewal plan unlikely to yield promised deals before the election While the process for initiating the new deals will begin shortly, none are expected to be finalized prior to the start of the federal election campaign....
21:32, 05/28/2019

Coast Guard arms entire cutter fleet with ship-launched drones The Coast Guard’s vigorous push to equip its entire Cutter fleet with deck-mounted surveillance drones offers an interesting window into the service's expanding mission scope - to include an increased focus upon great power threats and potential mili...
14:00, 05/07/2019

Jeep fleet honors victim of Colorado STEM school shooting at funeral A fleet of Jeeps encircled a Colorado church on Wednesday to commemorate Kendrick Castillo, an 18-year-old senior at the STEM School Highlands Ranch who was fatally shot when he tried to apprehend a gunman in his class. ...
20:48, 05/15/2019

Firebrand Philippine president pushes the US to send the entire 7th Fleet into the South China Sea US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jessica O. Blackwell Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte dared the US on Monday to send the entire US 7th Fleet into the South China Sea to confront China if it really wants to drive Chinese ...
23:32, 07/08/2019

Scopely acquires Star Trek Fleet Command maker Digit Game Studios Mobile game publisher Scopely has acquired Digit Game Studios, the developer that made the mobile online strategy game Star Trek Fleet Command. That’s consistent with the “eat or be eaten” trend of mobile gaming, and it follows a pa...
13:32, 05/09/2019

US Navy fleet sent to Middle East to ward off threats represents a target, Iranian commander says A U.S. Navy fleet sent to the Persian Gulf to ward off a potential threat to American commercial interests represents a target instead of a serious threat, a senior Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander said Sunday....
23:00, 05/12/2019

Indian Army Adds Mahindra e-Verito EVs To Its Official Fleet To Reduce Carbon Footprint Keeping up with the central government's policies to switch to electric mobility, the Indian army has employed electric vehicles as part of its fleet. In partnership with Energy Efficiency Services......
14:16, 08/04/2019

Patrick Shanahan: Request to move USS John McCain made directly to Seventh Fleet The U.S. Navy's Seventh Fleet directly received a request from the White House Military Office to keep the U.S. John McCain from view during President Donald Trump's visit to Japan, acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said....
23:32, 06/02/2019

Exclusive: Nissan, Dongfeng in talks to form fleet-management venture with Didi - sources Nissan Motor Co and its China partner Dongfeng Group are in talks with Didi Chuxing to launch a joint venture to manage car fleets for Didi's ride-hailing and car-sharing services, five people familiar with the discussions told Reuters....
07:32, 06/27/2019

Visiting sailors live it up with free lap dances, drinks and limo rides for NYC Fleet Week Fleet Week sailors are getting the most out of their Big Apple shore leave — receiving VIP treatment that includes free drinks, lap dances and limo rides. At Midtown jiggle joint Rick’s Cabaret, as many as 40 sailors and Marines were let in for...
15:16, 05/23/2019

Iranian cleric threatens U.S. Navy fleet amid warning regime could target commercial ships Tensions escalated in the Persian Gulf on Friday as Iran warned it could easily destroy a naval fleet sent by the United States in order to ward off a potential threat to the nation's commercial interests....
12:32, 05/11/2019

Detroit: Become N64 Today on Highlight Reel we have a bunch of Rainbow Six moments, The People’s Elbow, Judgment snail-jitsu, graphical downgrades and much more!...
15:32, 07/15/2019

Detroit Is Hooked on Trucks Investors worry when market rallies depend on the performance of just a few star stocks. Something similar is going on in the car industry, where profit growth now depends on a perilously narrow story of U.S. light-truck sales....
13:16, 08/01/2019

American Airlines retires last of its 'workhorse' MD-80 fleet An era ended at American Airlines on Wednesday as the airline retired the remaining 26 planes of the McDonnell Douglas MD-80 fleet.       ...
03:48, 09/05/2019

Detroit auto show home gets new name TCF Bank, which recently merged with Chemical Bank to form Michigan's largest bank by deposits, bought the 22-year naming rights to the home of the Detroit auto show for $33 million from the Detroit Regional Convention Facility Authority....
03:32, 08/28/2019

The Latest: Detroit could spend $9M to fix streetlights DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on lawsuit filed against manufacturer of LED streetlights that Detroit officials say are burning out prematurely or cracking (all times local): 5 p.m. Mayor Mike Duggan says it will cost up to $9 million to fix thousands of ...
14:32, 05/07/2019

Detroit 3's Q2 earnings likely to color UAW talks The automakers can point to weakness in their latest financial results to help justify demands for more financial flexibility in the next contract, despite record profits in recent years....
18:48, 07/28/2019

Fire reported at UAW headquarters in Detroit The UAW told employees to work from home on Monday and Tuesday and that the ceremonial beginning of contract talks with the Detroit 3 automakers would proceed as scheduled this week. ...
08:00, 07/14/2019

Some of Detroit’s new streetlights dimming, burning out DETROIT (AP) — Officials say some of Detroit’s new LED streetlights are prematurely dimming and burning out in parts of the city and thousands more could fail. The Detroit News reports a letter from the Public Lighting Authority...
09:48, 05/07/2019

Bold Plan for Detroit: Make Big Three Into Big Two A two-way combination between Fiat Chrysler, General Motors or Ford would offer domination of the lucrative pickups-and-SUV business, delivering more pricing power, lower costs and provide extra cash to fund moonshot ideas that could help auto makers...
15:48, 06/07/2019

Contract Negotiations Between the UAW and Detroit's Big Three Are Probably Going to Get Ugly Negotiations between the UAW and Detroit’s Big Three are already tense, autonomous systems are re-shaping how we produce car parts and trends seen from car inventories. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Monday, July 15, 2019....
07:48, 07/15/2019

Commuters on London's busiest routes facing year's delay for £900m fleet of driver-only trains A £900 million fleet of new trains designed to ease overcrowding on some of London's busiest commuter routes could be up to a year late arriving, it was revealed today....
05:01, 09/02/2019

GM braces for attacks from Democrats in Detroit debates The automaker preemptively released two fact sheets on its U.S. operations and details about its 2009 U.S. government bailout ahead of the debates, which could feature Democrats using its job cuts to attack President Trump....
05:16, 07/30/2019

GM Prepares to Get Dunked On at the Democratic Debates in Detroit The Democratic debates in Detroit promise to take on problems in the auto industry, car sales might still be plummeting, and the world is still a tough place for low-emissions and autonomous vehicles. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Tuesda...
09:48, 07/30/2019

Detroit’s Gardenhire ejected after 9th-inning reversal DETROIT (AP) — Ron Gardenhire has been ejected from Detroit’s game against Miami on Tuesday night after the Tigers’ manager came out to argue following a replay reversal in the bottom of the ninth inning. With men on first and third and o...
20:32, 05/21/2019

Man charged in dog mauling death of Detroit girl A man has been charged in the death of a 9-year-old Detroit girl, who was mauled by three dogs despite rescue efforts by neighbors, her father and emergency responders (Aug. 22)        ...
19:32, 08/22/2019

Lashley stays hot to maintain lead in Detroit Nate Lashley proved his opening round 63 at the Rocket Mortgage Classic was no fluke by firing a five-under-par 67 on Friday to maintain his one-stroke lead in Detroit....
18:48, 06/28/2019

Prominent Detroit priest removed from ministry Detroit’s Roman Catholic archdiocese removes a prominent priest from public ministry after reviewing what it describes as a “credible allegation” that he had abused a child decades ago. (July 8)        ...
22:16, 07/07/2019

Cleveland’s Bauers hits for cycle at Detroit DETROIT (AP) — Cleveland’s Jake Bauers has hit for the cycle against Detroit. Bauers doubled in the second inning, then singled and tripled during the Indians’ eight-run fourth. He added a two-run homer in the eighth that went an estimate...
22:48, 06/14/2019

GM offer said to revive Detroit, Lordstown plants The Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant would build an electric pickup, while Lordstown would make battery cells, according to a person familiar with the offer....
02:48, 09/16/2019

FCA seeks $160M in tax incentives for Detroit plants Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is seeking up to $160 million in incentives from Michigan to partially subsidize a planned $2.5 billion investment in two Detroit assembly plants....
15:00, 04/30/2019

GM Thought About Selling Its Detroit Headquarters: Report General Motors is headquartered at Detroit’s Renaissance Center, which was actually built by Henry Ford II in the 1970s the first time there was hope of a Detroit renaissance. GM has been there since 1996, though they recently considered selling it,...
08:00, 05/20/2019

The Latest: Construction to start on new Detroit car plant DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on plans by Fiat Chrysler to build a new vehicle assembly plant in Detroit (all times local): 3:10 p.m. Fiat Chrysler says construction is set to begin immediately on a new, $1.6 million assembly plant on Detroit’s eas...
12:16, 05/21/2019

The coolest cars from the Detroit auto show From a reborn Toyota Supra to the muscle-car favorite Ford Shelby GT 500, here are the models that will turn heads at the Detroit auto show.        ...
12:16, 04/28/2019

Mumford wrestling defies the odds in Detroit Mumford High School has the only wrestling team in the Detroit Public School League. Its origin story is one of persistence by coach and wrestlers alike....
15:16, 05/27/2019

Man arrested, 3 others sought in downtown Detroit shooting DETROIT (AP) — One man has been arrested and three others are being sought in connection with a weekend shooting of three other men in Detroit’s popular downtown entertainment district. Police Chief James Craig said Tuesday that the suspect in ...
09:48, 05/07/2019

FCA's Detroit plans could spur more supplier investments Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan hinted the city was in talks with at least four logistics and supplier teams to expand in Detroit, promising an additional 1,000 to 2,000 jobs on top of the 4,950 promised by FCA....
09:00, 05/26/2019

Sony subs ‘PES' for 'Detroit' in July's PS Plus lineup In an unusual move for Sony, it's making a change to its free PS Plus game lineup for July. It previously said the offerings would be Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 and Horizon Chase Turbo. Now, it's swapping out PES 2019 for Detroit: Become Hum...
08:32, 07/02/2019

Detroit’s Gardenhire ejected for 5th time this season DETROIT (AP) — Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire has been ejected in the sixth inning of Saturday’s game against Cleveland. Detroit was trailing 3-0 when Gardenhire was tossed for the fifth time this season. It wasn’t entirely clear what brou...
17:16, 06/15/2019

Detroit man charged in deaths of gay men, transgender woman Authorities say a man charged with fatally shooting three people and wounding two others at a Detroit home had targeted them because they were part of the LGBTQ community....
07:00, 06/07/2019

S.U.V. vs. Sedan, and Detroit vs. the World, in a Fight for the Future In 2019 in the U.S., sport utility vehicles and pickups are grabbing a record 70 percent of the market. Asian and European automakers see things differently....
10:32, 09/12/2019

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Detroit Lions Some people are fans of the Detroit Lions. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Detroit Lions. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here....
14:16, 07/31/2019

| Woodland returns to PGA in Detroit after US Open triumph Gary Woodland returns to the US PGA Tour this week after winning the US Open at Pebble Beach, trying to figure out the new realities after his first major title....
21:00, 06/26/2019

Naked man causes brief disruption at Detroit Metro airport ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a man took off more than his belt and shoes at a Detroit Metropolitan Airport security checkpoint, and that he got completely naked before trying to pass through a metal detector. The Wayne County Airport Authori...
08:32, 06/21/2019

Here's What You Missed From Round One of the Democratic Debates in Detroit On Tuesday night, 10 of the Democratic Presidential candidates took the stage in Detroit to discuss issues of immigration, gun violence, climate change, student loan debt, and race relations in America....
22:16, 07/31/2019

The Latest: Detroit man arraigned in LGBTQ shootings DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on a man charged with fatally shooting three people and wounding two others because they were part of the LGBTQ community (all times local): 3:22 p.m. A man charged with fatally shooting three people and wounding two others ...
13:00, 06/07/2019

10 Things We Learned From Night One of the Democratic Debates in Detroit Ten Democratic presidential candidates took the stage in Detroit on Tuesday night for a debate that revealed the party’s fault lines on issues ranging from healthcare to immigration to foreign policy. Here are 10 of the top takeaways: 1. The Mo...
10:48, 07/31/2019

Verizon brings 5G to Atlanta, Detroit, Indianapolis, and Washington D.C. Verizon's 5G network opens today in parts of four more cities, this time including very significant coverage for Washington D.C., where regulators work.Read More...
13:48, 07/31/2019

Authorities remove 178 cats from suburban Detroit home WEST BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say animal control officers have removed 178 cats from a suburban Detroit home where the animals were found living in what was described as deplorable conditions. The Oakland County Animal Shelter & ...
06:16, 05/21/2019

The Latest: Rossi hopes to fare better in Detroit from pole DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the Detroit Grand Prix (all times local): 2:20 p.m. Alexander Rossi looks like he may be the driver to beat at the Detroit Grand Prix. Rossi started first when he went on to win four of the six races in his career. He ear...
11:48, 06/01/2019

Tigers vs. Orioles: Matthew Boyd will be difference for Detroit To say the Detroit Tigers and Baltimore Orioles have been struggling this season would be putting things modestly, but there has been one bright spot for Detroit, and that is Tuesday’s starting pitcher Matthew Boyd. More than half of the Tigers’ star...
13:48, 05/28/2019

'More than lip service': Detroit voters look for policy reform in Dems For its voters, hosting the second debate of the 2020 Democratic primaries is an opportunity to shed light on systemic issuesFor Detroit resident Jerry Hebron, gun control and criminal justice reform issues are personal.In June, her cousin, who was a...
03:16, 07/29/2019

VW explores move from longtime suburban Detroit office VW is exploring several options for its office north of Detroit. It could move elsewhere in the northern Detroit suburbs, it could develop a new office building, it could move within Auburn Hills, Mich., or it could stay put in its current location. ...
06:00, 06/18/2019

Waymo factory plan in Detroit spotlights talent needs Waymo's plans to establish an advanced manufacturing facility in the heart of Detroit illustrates how Silicon Valley and Michigan have grown to recognize each other's value to the industry....
22:00, 04/28/2019

Fiat Chrysler's tax incentives may top $400M for Detroit plants FCA's tax incentives now total $384.5 million and could climb to as high as $422 million if the state of Michigan approves an additional $37.8 million in tax increment financing....
14:32, 07/23/2019

Live Blog: From Detroit, the Democratic Debates, Night 2 DETROIT—Greetings from Flint! The Root is at the Flint Development Center live-blogging the second night of debates, where the organization Black Voters Matter is holding a debate forum with locals watching the debate on the big screen....
03:16, 08/01/2019

Inert grenade in Detroit airport luggage causes brief scare ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say what turned out to be an inert grenade in a piece of luggage caused a brief scare and drew a heavy law enforcement presence at Detroit Metropolitan Airport. The airport in the Detroit suburb of Romulus says Trans...
05:00, 06/14/2019

Anthony Bourdain left behind a documentary series about Detroit. But will it be seen? When Anthony Bourdain died in 2018, he was executive producing a documentary series about Detroit's history. Now its makers are trying to get it seen.        ...
13:00, 08/23/2019

Detroit mayor wants to wipe out residential blight with bonds Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan unveiled a plan on Monday to sell up to $250 million of bonds to tackle the city's remaining blighted and abandoned houses over the next five years....
19:32, 09/16/2019

China forges forward while Detroit 'retreats,' expert says As President Trump threw another curveball into ongoing U.S.-China trade negotiations with a new wave of tariff threats, U.S. automakers are grappling with another vexing challenge: Their sales are tumbling in China....
16:00, 05/06/2019

Groups bringing national reparations debate to Detroit DETROIT (AP) — Two national organizations pushing for federal legislation on reparations for descendants of African American slaves are bringing their agendas and messages to Detroit. The Detroit-based Reparations Labor Union has scheduled a summit i...
22:00, 05/13/2019

Detroit area streets flooded from heavy rainfall A suburban Detroit community has asked the state for an emergency declaration after flooding that followed heavy rainfall left streets covered with water and stranded some residents in their homes. (May 1)        ...
12:48, 05/01/2019

Verizon expands its 5G network to Atlanta, Detroit, Indianapolis and DC Verizon (Engadget's parent company) looks to be on track to meet its goal of bringing 5G coverage to more than 30 US cities this year. It has nearly doubled the number of locales in which 5G service is available by activating it in Atlanta, Detr...
13:48, 07/31/2019

Couple charged after 178 cats removed from Detroit home WEST BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Authorities say a couple has been charged after animal control officers removed 178 cats from deplorable conditions in a suburban Detroit home. Oakland County authorities say Jonathan and Jennifer Klein were arraigne...
12:32, 06/13/2019

Newgarden and Rossi dominate IndyCar Detroit qualifying again Penske's Josef Newgarden and Andretti Autosport's Alexander Rossi continued to dominate IndyCar's Detroit Grand Prix weekend by again locking out the front row, with the former sealing pole position...
11:32, 06/02/2019

Lions vs. Cardinals: Matthew Stafford will propel Detroit Lions (-3) over CARDINALS: One thing Detroit QB Matthew Stafford can do is swat down mediocre foes, and Arizona, led by rookie quarterback Kyler Murray, fits the profile — even in the desert, in September. Doubt home side can keep up. Giants (+7) ove...
20:48, 09/07/2019

Golf: Lashley cards 63 to move six clear in Detroit Nate Lashley galloped to a six-stroke third round lead at the Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit on Saturday after carding his second nine-under-par 63 of the tournament....
22:32, 06/29/2019

| Lashley seizes 6-stroke PGA Tour Detroit lead Nate Lashley, the last player to make the field, fired a nine-under par 63 to seize a six-stroke lead after the third round of the PGA Tour's Rocket Mortgage Classic....
00:00, 06/30/2019

Detroit, Chicago, Memphis: The 25 most segregated cities in America 24/7 Wall St. calculated the percentage of black residents who live in predominantly black census tracts to identify the most segregated cities.       ...
04:32, 07/20/2019

Here's What You Missed From Round Two of the Democratic Presidential Debates in Detroit On Wednesday night, 10 more candidates took the stage in Detroit for the second round of Democratic Presidential debates, discussing issues of healthcare, climate change, and police reform—but Joe Biden was the clear subject on every candidates’ mind...
19:48, 08/01/2019

Detroit monsignor praises pope’s sex abuse law An official with the Archdiocese of Detroit is welcoming Pope Francis' new church law about reporting clergy sex abuse and investigating bishops for cover-ups. (May 9)        ...
17:32, 05/09/2019

Multimatic's new driving simulator near Detroit will create 50 jobs The Canadian auto supplier -- most recently known for building Ford's $450,000 GT supercar -- will develop technology for hybrid and electric vehicles at a driving simulation center near Detroit. ...
15:00, 05/17/2019

Factbox: Four moments to watch for as U.S. Democrats debate in Detroit Twenty Democratic presidential hopefuls will take the stage in Detroit on Tuesday and Wednesday nights in their second debate of the nominating contest for the November 2020 U.S. election....
08:16, 07/30/2019

| WATCH: Prominent Detroit priest removed from ministry Detroit's Roman Catholic archdiocese has removed a prominent priest from public ministry after reviewing what it describes as a "credible allegation" that he had abused a child decades ago. WATCH NOW....
04:32, 07/08/2019

Detroit finishes FCA land deals for new Jeep plant Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is moving forward with a $1.6 billion plan to open a second Jeep assembly plant in Detroit after the city said Friday it had acquired about 215 acres the automaker needed for the project....
16:00, 05/03/2019

Man held in Detroit deaths charged with separate assault DETROIT (AP) — Prosecutors have charged a Detroit man who police call a “person of interest” in the deaths of three women with sexually assaulting a separate woman. Wayne County prosecutors said Monday that 34-year-old Deangelo Martin was...
10:16, 06/10/2019

Marianne Williamson may not have won the Democratic debate in Detroit, but she did win the internet Sean Rayford/Getty Images Author Marianne Williamson was the most searched candidate in 48 states after the debate, after only commanding search in two states prior to the event, per Google Trends. Williamson also came out on top in terms of most fo...
08:48, 07/31/2019

Celebrities react to first night of Democratic debate in Detroit As prominent 2020 Democratic hopefuls took the stage for the first of two debates in Detroit, Mich., outspoken celebrities took to social media to sound off on the political drama that unfolded....
07:48, 07/31/2019

Detroit agrees to pay $107.6 mln to buy land for new Fiat Chrysler plant The city of Detroit said on Friday it agreed to pay $107.6 million for nearly 215 acres of land needed to construct a new $1.6 billion Fiat Chrysler Automobiles assembly plant....
15:16, 05/03/2019

Embattled Border Patrol chief in El Paso transferred to Detroit Facing criticism over treatment of migrants, the top Border Patrol leader in El Paso is transferred to Detroit, raising concerns.        ...
02:48, 07/27/2019

Democratic Debates, Day 1: Elizabeth Warren Came to Detroit and Caught a Body DETROIT—Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) was supposed to come to Detroit and prove to this mostly black city why its residents should trust her with their votes. She was supposed to present a vision of economic hope that would convince black women her...
03:16, 08/01/2019

FCA land swap deal, incentives approved by Michigan, Detroit The Detroit City Council and the Michigan Strategic Fund voted separately on incentive packages -- with a combined value of $311.6 million -- tied to FCA's creation of more than 6,000 jobs across multiple new and existing plants, 4,950 of which will ...
23:48, 05/21/2019

The Latest on the second round of Democratic presidential primary debates in Detroit DETROIT (AP) – The Latest on the second round of Democratic presidential primary debates in Detroit (all times local): 10:30 p.m. Some Democratic presidential candidates aren’t eager to make age an issue in the 2020 nominating fight. Mayo...
16:16, 07/31/2019

Detroit man charged with murder in death of girl, 9, who was killed by pit bulls A Michigan man is facing murder charges after his three dogs brutally attacked and killed a 9-year-old girl in Detroit earlier this week, according to Thursday reports....
19:00, 08/22/2019

NYC police union protests de Blasio in Detroit hours before debate A local police union president blasted Bill de Blasio at an NYPD union protest of the mayor outside the Democratic debate venue in Motor City Wednesday....
01:16, 08/01/2019

Double amputee, 14, throws touchdown at Detroit Lions practice The Detroit Lions called in a special quarterback to lead the offense for one play during their intrasquad scrimmage Friday at Ford Field, where he touched the hearts of both temporary teammates and fans after delivering a perfect pass for a touchdow...
16:16, 08/03/2019

Democrats pass up chance to dent GM on job cuts in Detroit debates Detroit-based General Motors Co emerged from two days of Democratic debates in its hometown largely unscathed as 2020 White House hopefuls largely passed up an opportunity to criticize it for significant job cuts in recent months....
01:48, 08/01/2019

Detroit Tigers fan butters up Curtis Granderson with popcorn during game Curtis Granderson spent his first six seasons playing for the Detroit Tigers and when he returned to the city Tuesday as a member of the Miami Marlins some fans buttered him up....
06:32, 05/22/2019

Detroit News names Gary Miles editor and publisher DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit News has named managing editor Gary Miles the newspaper’s new editor and publisher. The 55-year-old Miles succeeds Jonathan Wolman, who died April 15 due to complications from pancreatic cancer. Miles had been managin...
12:48, 05/10/2019

NYPD blues to dog Bill de Blasio outside Detroit Democratic debate Hizzoner might be able to leave New York — but not his Big Apple blues. Nearly two dozen NYPD cops will give Mayor Bill de Blasio a police escort he never wanted, demonstrating outside the Detroit, Michigan, venue where he’ll take part Wednesda...
22:48, 07/30/2019

Nissan eyes $41 million crash test operation near Detroit Nissan is in the "final stages of internal review" for the potential project at its North American technical center in Farmington Hills, Mich., a spokesman said,. ...
12:48, 05/24/2019

Detroit Lions to sign G Joe Dahl to two-year contract extension The Detroit Lions are signing offensive lineman Joe Dahl to a contract extension as he competes for the team's starting job at left guard in training camp....
22:48, 08/06/2019

Detroit police warn of a possible serial killer after the deaths of three women The killer – a man – appears to be targeting sex workers in their 50s, Detroit's police chief says        ...
19:00, 06/05/2019

Detroit chief says neo-Nazis sought gay pride event violence DETROIT (AP) — Detroit’s police chief says officers prevented violence by a neo-Nazi group that wanted to spark “Charlottesville No. 2” during a gay pride festival over the weekend. Chief James Craig said Monday that five people amo...
15:00, 06/10/2019

Alexander Rossi wins pole at 1st of 2 Detroit IndyCar races DETROIT (AP) — Alexander Rossi won his second pole of the season, leading qualifying for the first of two Detroit Grand Prix races. The Andretti Autosport driver, coming off a second-place finish at the Indianapolis 500, turned the fastest lap Saturd...
11:00, 06/01/2019

12 biggest takeaways from the first of two 2020 Democratic presidential debates in Detroit Rebecca Cook/Reuters The first round of two 2020 Democratic presidential debates took place in Detroit, Michigan, on Tuesday night. It was hosted by CNN and moderated by Jake Tapper, Dana Bash, and Don Lemon. Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sande...
08:48, 07/31/2019

Justin Verlander orders Astros to bar Detroit reporter over grudge At Justin Verlander’s request, the Astros blocked a Detroit Free Press reporter from his post-game media session Wednesday night. On Thursday, Verlander explained why, labeling past behavior of the reporter, Anthony Fenech, as “unethical,” and said h...
12:00, 08/22/2019

Scott Dixon: Detroit IndyCar win "redemption" after crash in opener IndyCar champion Scott Dixon says his first victory of 2019 in the Detroit finale was "redemption" after "feeling a bit of an idiot" for his first race crash...
03:32, 06/03/2019

Detroit Lions haven't won a playoff game in exactly 10,000 days Just two major American professional sports have gone longer than the Detroit Lions without advancing in the playoffs. Today marks 10,000 days.        ...
04:32, 05/23/2019

Italian automotive supplier plans new manufacturing plant in Detroit Tiberina Group, a supplier of body-in-white and metal stampings for the auto industry, acquired 10 acres of land at the former American Axle site near downtown Detroit....
16:16, 05/31/2019

Royals vs. Tigers: Shane Greene gives Detroit a great chance To say the Tigers’ pitching is full of peaks and valleys would be generous, but on Tuesday they will turn the mound over to one of their most reliable starters, Spencer Turnbull. His 3-5 record is not indicative of how good he has been this season. H...
11:16, 06/11/2019

Detroit IndyCar: Rossi leads practice, Pagenaud causes red flag Alexander Rossi topped Friday IndyCar practice in Detroit, but Indianapolis 500 winner Simon Pagenaud halted the afternoon session by smacking a wall...
13:32, 05/31/2019

The Latest: Detroit police seek person of interest in deaths DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on a possible serial killer in Detroit (all times local): 5:53 p.m. Detroit’s police chief has identified a person of interest in the possible serial killings of three women on the city’s east side. Chief James C...
18:00, 06/07/2019

Detroit man charged with killing gay men, transgender woman in mass shooting DETROIT — A man charged with fatally shooting three people and wounding two others at a Detroit home had targeted them because they were gay or transgender, prosecutors said Friday. Devon Robinson, 18, of Detroit, was arraigned Friday on three counts...
21:00, 06/07/2019

Second Democratic Debate Highlights: The Biggest Moments From Night 2 in Detroit Former Vice President Joe Biden took heat from many of his fellow Democratic candidates during night two of the second round 2020 presidential primary debates. Candidates including California Sen. Kamala Harris, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, New York ...
20:48, 07/31/2019

Trucks Shield Detroit Auto Makers From Global Headwinds Sales of big pickup trucks to American buyers are helping Detroit’s car companies counter a sputtering global auto market. General Motors forecast an acceleration in profits through the rest of 2019....
13:16, 08/01/2019

The Latest: Dixon wins Detroit Grand Prix career win No. 45 DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the Detroit Grand Prix (all times local): 5:55 p.m. Scott Dixon has won the Detroit Grand Prix, giving the five-time champion his first win this year and the 45th of his career. The Chip Ganassi Racing driver from New Zea...
15:00, 06/02/2019

Detroit hurries to board vacant houses after serial slayings DETROIT (AP) — Hundreds of vacant houses in Detroit are being boarded up following the arrest of a 34-year-old man suspected in the slayings of at least three women whose bodies were found in abandoned homes. Safety concerns has prompted the city to ...
14:32, 06/13/2019

Rocker Jack White receives honorary doctorate in Detroit DETROIT (AP) — Rocker Jack White is now a doctor. The Detroit-born singer, songwriter and producer received an honorary doctorate of humane letters Friday from Wayne State University, which he briefly attended. The school cited “his dedication ...
14:32, 05/03/2019

Detroit Lions' T.J. Hockenson sets NFL record in debut T.J. Hockenson, a first-round pick out of Iowa, became just the 10th Detroit Lions tight end since 1950 to have a 100-yard receiving game.       ...
04:00, 09/09/2019

Disruption, corruption loom over UAW union talks with Big Three Detroit automakers Uncommon issues during this year's talks include technological changes threatening traditional union jobs and an ongoing federal corruption probe that has already led to eight convictions....
06:16, 07/23/2019

Detroit Agrees To Pay $107.6 Million To Buy Land For New Fiat Chrysler Plant The city of Detroit said on Friday it agreed to pay $107.6 million for nearly 215 acres of land needed to construct a new $1.6 billion Fiat Chrysler Automobiles assembly plant....
01:16, 05/04/2019

What we know about GM's all-electric pickup truck that could save Detroit plant from closing While the UAW has rejected the offer and sent roughly 48,000 of its workers out on strike, the EV truck is widely expected to remain part of an eventual settlement....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Rocketman Lashley defies low ranking to grab lead in Detroit Nate Lashley defied his lowly world ranking and made the most of his late addition to the Rocket Mortgage Classic field as he grabbed a one-shot lead after the first round at the Detroit Golf Club on Thursday....
18:32, 06/27/2019

Rangers beat Detroit 5-3, handing Tigers another home loss Jesse Chavez pitched into the seventh inning in his longest outing in over two years, and the Texas Rangers became the latest visiting team to win in Detroit, beating the Tigers 5-3       ...
19:32, 06/25/2019

Waymo firms up plans for autonomous car assembly plant in Detroit Waymo will lease an American Axle factory in Detroit, where it will integrate self-driving systems onto vehicles provided by Fiat Chrysler and Jaguar and create its first full-fledged assembly plant for retrofitting vehicles with autonomous car techn...
10:00, 04/28/2019

Detroit police arrest graffiti artist hired by city DETROIT (AP) — A graffiti artist commissioned by the city of Detroit to paint a mural on a viaduct was arrested by police who believed he was committing vandalism. The Detroit Free Press reports that 29-year-old Sheefy McFly, whose re...
11:32, 06/23/2019

Dixon wins chaotic IndyCar Detroit finale, Ex-F1 Ericsson on podium Chip Ganassi Racing's Scott Dixon bounced back from an opening race error to win a crash-strewn Detroit finale, as ex-Formula 1 driver Marcus Ericsson took a first IndyCar podium...
18:48, 06/02/2019

Suspect arrested in Detroit murder that sparked serial killer fears A 50-year-old man was arrested on Saturday in the murder of a Detroit woman whose body was found in a trash dumpster, a crime that touched off what police called a "horrible rumor" that a serial killer was lurking in the Motor City....
00:16, 05/19/2019

Detroit reaches land deals for new Fiat Chrysler plant plan DETROIT (AP) — Land deals that will allow Fiat Chrysler to build a new assembly plant in Detroit are expected to cost the city and state about $107 million. Mayor Mike Duggan released details Friday of agreements reached for nearly 215 acres (87 hect...
14:32, 05/03/2019

Google plans $17-million expansion in Michigan, to add jobs in Detroit and Ann Arbor The tech giant says it will spend $17 million to expand its Detroit and Ann Arbor offices and will add "significant" number of jobs.       ...
15:00, 06/10/2019

Detroit Cop Runs Stop Sign, Causes Wreck, Then Arrests Other Driver to Cover His Ass Last week, a Michigan State Police officer was driving an unmarked Jeep Patriot when he ran a stop sign at an intersection in southwest Detroit. Running that stop sign put him into the path of a Honda Civic driving down the one-way street, which then...
12:16, 07/12/2019

Newgarden wins pole at Detroit Grand Prix, sets up sweep DETROIT (AP) — Josef Newgarden has won his first pole of the season, setting him up to sweep the Detroit Grand Prix races. The Team Penske driver turned the fastest lap at just under 1 minute, 15 seconds in qualifying Sunday, a day after he won on Be...
10:00, 06/02/2019

Dane Cameron holds off Felipe Nasr for IMSA victory in Detroit Team Acura Penske's Dane Cameron held off a charging Felipe Nasr to secure a second successive IMSA victory for himself and team-mate Juan Pablo Montoya...
11:48, 06/01/2019

Trump's Mexico tariffs could cost Detroit automakers billions Detroit automakers face billions in lost profits from tariffs on imports from Mexico announced Thursday by President Donald Trump, said an assessment.        ...
20:16, 05/31/2019

Ex-Detroit Lions RB Kevin Smith facilitating pipeline to NFL as college coach Kevin Smith ran for 2,346 yards and 17 TDs in five seasons with the Detroit Lions. He's now coaching running backs at Florida Atlantic.       ...
20:16, 06/10/2019

AI Weekly: Detroit’s facial recognition battle is about the ends justifying the means The Detroit Police Department hopes to convince Rep. Rashida Tlaib that in its use of facial recognition software, the ends justify the means.Read More...
16:00, 08/23/2019

RNC arms up for debates: ‘War room,’ counterevents, Trump supporters flood Detroit While the 2020 Democratic presidential crowd has moved into Detroit for two days of debates, the Republicans are also there to make a big point that the Trump campaign is not ceding Michigan, one of the surprise states that gave President Trump his 2...
15:16, 07/30/2019

Knives out at Detroit debates? Lower-tier candidates in fight for survival The presidential primaries and caucuses don't start for another six months, but for many of the lower-tier candidates in the record-setting field of two-dozen Democratic contenders, the clock's already ticking....
15:48, 07/30/2019

Possible 'serial murderer,' rapist targeting sex workers in Detroit, police chief says A suspected "serial murderer and rapist" is believed to be behind the killings of at least three women in Detroit since March, the city's top cop revealed Wednesday....
13:32, 06/05/2019

Inner Circle: Behind the scenes at PGA Tour's Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit The inaugural PGA Tour stop in Detroit has a purse of $7.3 million and has attracted big names such as Rickie Fowler, Dustin Johnson and Bubba Watson.       ...
08:48, 06/26/2019

Detroit police take person of interest into custody in serial killer case A person of interest has been identified by Detroit Police in the serial killer case, according to Police Chief James Craig.        ...
21:00, 06/07/2019

Detroit Lions sign pro lacrosse player Tom Kennedy after minicamp tryout The Detroit Lions signed professional lacrosse player Tom Kennedy to a contract after a successful tryout at this weekend's rookie minicamp.        ...
12:32, 05/12/2019

Firecracker 'prank gone bad' leaves 2 Detroit city employees who tried to use toilet injured Two city workers in Detroit, Mich., were reportedly injured on Wednesday after firecrackers exploded when they tried to use the toilet in a bizarre "prank gone bad."...
05:48, 07/11/2019

Detroit exhibit celebrates life of late Buffalo Bills owner An exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Arts celebrates the life and legacy of Ralph C. Wilson Jr., the late founder and owner of the Buffalo Bills       ...
07:48, 06/29/2019

A Detroit Artist Was Commissioned by the City to Paint a Mural—Then Police Arrested Him Detroit artist Sheefy McFly has been making a name for himself, so much so that the city recently commissioned him to paint a series of murals honoring the Motor City as part of its City Walls initiative. But on Wednesday, as McFly was working on the...
10:16, 06/29/2019

Darius Slay says on Instagram Live that he will not attend Detroit Lions minicamp Pro Bowl cornerback Darius Slay indicated Monday on Instagram Live that he will not be attending the Detroit Lions' minicamp this week.        ...
17:00, 06/03/2019

As Presidential Candidates Descend on Detroit, the City Wants to Be the 'Engine of the Green New Deal' Detroit has seen its fair share of environmental disasters from industry pollution to ridiculous water bills. But the city is also building equitable solutions to address these issues, especially as climate change further threatens the health and wel...
18:48, 07/30/2019

Ex-Piston Josh Smith booed, then ejected in Detroit BIG3 opener Former Detroit Pistons forward Josh Smith was ejected soon after being booed by the Little Caesars Arena crowd in the Big3 opener.       ...
09:16, 06/23/2019

Judge dismisses suit against ICE filed by immigrant in Detroit church sanctuary ICE declared Ded Rranxburgaj a fugitive from the law, but has not attempted to enter the Detroit church to remove him since he took sanctuary.        ...
18:16, 09/14/2019

Firecracker toilet ‘prank’ leaves two Detroit city employees injured These pranksters are real ball busters. Two Detroit city workers on a bathroom break were reportedly injured when firecrackers exploded as they sat down on toilets inside their fire truck repair shop Wednesday. The stunt left one of the men with inju...
00:00, 07/11/2019

FCA land swap deal, incentives approved by Detroit City Council The city's blessing paves the way for FCA to invest $2.5 billion in the existing Jefferson North plant and the idled Mack Avenue engine plant and bring an expected 4,950 new jobs to the city....
12:48, 05/21/2019

Detroit Tigers minor leaguer dies after skateboarding accident aged 27 Chace Numata has died days after being injured in an accidentCatcher, 27, was in his first season with the Tigers organizationTigers minor league catcher Chace Numata has died days after being injured in a skateboarding accident in Pennsylvania. He w...
17:16, 09/02/2019

9-year-old girl fatally mauled by 3 dogs in Detroit; pet owner arrested Police arrested the dogs' owner, a 33-year-old man, following the attack in an alley but were still trying Monday to piece together what happened.        ...
06:00, 08/20/2019

Land deals, jobs plan tied to new Detroit car plant approved DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler can move forward with plans to build a new, $1.6 million assembly plant on Detroit’s eastside and invest $900 million to retool and modernize another. The Detroit City Council on Tuesday approved land deals and comm...
12:16, 05/21/2019

Derrick Rose, Detroit Pistons agree on two-year, $15 million deal The Pistons will add Derrick Rose to a point guard rotation that includes Reggie Jackson. Rose, the 2011 MVP, had a resurgent season with Minnesota.       ...
19:48, 06/30/2019

Detroit woman claims Spirit passenger refused to sit next to her because she's black Spirit Airlines is investigating a Detroit woman's report that a passenger on her flight refused to sit next her because she was black.       ...
06:00, 07/09/2019

‘It's techno-racism’: Detroit is quietly using facial recognition to make arrests Critics in the majority-black city point out that the technology is flawed and often misidentifies people of color and womenFor the last two years, Detroit police have been quietly utilizing controversial and unreliable facial recognition technology ...
00:32, 08/17/2019

A Detroit Music Festival That Charged White People More Backtracks on Its Pricing Afrofuture Fest initially planned to charge people of color $20 and “non-POC” $40. By Sunday evening, it announced a general admission fee of $20 for all....
21:32, 07/07/2019

Detroit Lions waive TE Michael Roberts after trade with Patriots voids A day after trading Michael Roberts to the New England Patriots, the tight end was returned to the Detroit Lions, who subsequently waived him.       ...
23:00, 06/14/2019

Prominent Detroit priest removed from pulpit amid allegations of sex abuse The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit said Sunday that it removed a prominent priest from public ministry after reviewing what it described as a “credible allegation” that he had sexually abused a child decades ago....
18:00, 07/07/2019

As Cameras Track Detroit’s Residents, a Debate Ensues Over Racial Bias Studies have shown that facial recognition software can return more false matches for African-Americans than for white people, a sign of what experts call “algorithmic bias.”...
18:48, 07/08/2019

Person of interest in Detroit serial killings charged in sexual assault DeAngelo Kenneth Martin is the person of interest in the killings of three women. Now he is charged in the rape of a fourth woman who survived.        ...
12:48, 06/11/2019

Utah-Detroit Delta flight makes emergency Wyoming landing CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A Delta flight has made an emergency landing in Wyoming after instruments detected a possible fire in the plane’s cargo area. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports that there were no injuries among the more than 200 passengers...
13:00, 06/15/2019

Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond reveals one-beer-per-day diet Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond adds a daily beer to pescatarian diet for calorie needs as he tries to get into shape for the season.       ...
22:48, 08/05/2019

Journeyman QB Josh Johnson signs with Detroit Lions, his 13th different NFL team Josh Johnson signed a one-year deal with the Detroit Lions on Saturday, joining the 13th different NFL team of his long, winding career.       ...
06:01, 08/11/2019

Lear to close plant near Detroit, move operation to northern Mich. Lear is shifting seating work from a plant near Detroit to another operation in Traverse City, Mich., and said it is offering affected employees the chance to transfer....
16:00, 06/11/2019

How secure is DNA testing? Scientists only mapped the human genome 16 years ago, but today you can get a basic test of your genetic code from Walgreens. It's estimated some 26 million people have already sent their spit to direct-to-consumer DNA-testing companies, and the...
08:00, 08/27/2019

Detroit Tigers minor leaguers were potentially exposed to harmful PFAS chemicals Several Tigers minor leaguers were potentially exposed to chemicals while staying at host family's home during time with West Michigan Whitecaps.        ...
14:48, 05/02/2019

Red Kelly, Hall of Famer with Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs, dies at 91 Red Kelly. considered among the greatest Detroit Red Wings of all time, later went to the Toronto Maple Leafs and won another four Stanley Cups.        ...
14:48, 05/02/2019

Cops arrest suspected serial killer linked to Detroit sex worker slayings Police in Detroit arrested a homeless man in a suspected serial murder case after linking the slayings of three sex workers last week. DeAngelo Kenneth Martin, a 34-year-old homeless man, was arrested Friday at a city bus stop as “a person of i...
11:16, 06/08/2019

Graffiti artist hired by city of Detroit arrested after cops think he's committing vandalism A graffiti artist who was commissioned by the city of Detroit, Mich., was arrested on Wednesday by police officers who thought he was committing an act of vandalism. ...
11:00, 06/24/2019

Second Democratic Debate Live Coverage: Kamala Harris, Joe Biden Face Off in Detroit It’s night two of the second Democratic debate of the 2020 presidential primary. And it will also be round two for the match-up between frontrunner Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris. The former vice president and Harris will be at the center of ...
14:16, 07/31/2019

Detroit Tigers closer Shane Greene's mind is a fascinating place Injuries nearly ended Shane Greene’s career before it started. Now he’s got a grip on the Detroit Tigers’ closer role — even if he can’t feel it        ...
10:00, 05/12/2019

Detroit police arrest graffiti artist hired by city to paint mural Painter and musician Sheefy McFly was working on a viaduct in the Motor City's northeast side when two police officers stopped him, the Detroit Free Press reported....
15:48, 06/23/2019

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour returns to Michigan for the first time in a decade Thursday when play begins at the Rocket Mortgage Classic.        ...
20:32, 06/27/2019

Detroit police chief faces backlash over neo-Nazi protest at Pride event James Craig was criticized after officers escorted National Socialist Movement members who carried weapons at Motor City PrideDetroit’s black police chief is under fire over his department’s handling of a neo-Nazi group’s protest of a LGBTQ Pride fes...
04:00, 06/14/2019

Dustin Johnson helps couple with their gender reveal while signing autographs in Detroit While signing autographs before Rocket Mortgage Classic, Dustin Johnson tells couple he heard they were pregnant, then he pulled out a pink ball.       ...
16:00, 06/26/2019

Detroit police fear 'serial murderer and rapist' at large after third body found Authorities, who believe attacker is targeting sex workers, make public appeal for informationInvestigators believe a “serial murderer and rapist” targeting sex workers is at large in the city of Detroit after the decomposed body of a third woman was...
20:48, 06/05/2019

With $200 Million in Investment, JP Morgan Chase Hopes to Make Black Detroit Flourish If you google how Detroit is doing, one of the first words you’ll find in the headlines is “comeback.” The city has bounced back from bankruptcy and its downtown area, in particular, is now booming. But the question of economic recovery is also one o...
15:32, 06/26/2019

Houston Astros, Justin Verlander and Detroit Free Press: Here's what happened Justin Verlander and Detroit Free Press reporter Anthony Fenech have a checkered past, but that isn't the issue.       ...
03:32, 08/25/2019

Suburban Detroit event center aims to create new January auto show Organizers are calling the Southeast Michigan Auto Show in early January a consumer-focused event as opposed to the international, media-driven flair of the North American International Auto Show, held annually at Detroit's Cobo Center but moving to ...
13:48, 06/28/2019

Dog owner charged with second-degree murder in Detroit 9-year-old's mauling death Pierre Cleveland, 33, of Detroit will face charges of second-degree murder, involuntary manslaughter and having a dangerous animal causing death        ...
19:32, 08/22/2019

Detroit police deny 'serial killer' rumors sparked by woman's murder Detroit police on Friday assured residents of the Motor City that despite rumors on social media they were not aware of a serial killer roaming the downtown streets that they had kept secret from the public....
15:00, 05/17/2019

The first Chinese automaker sets sights on US with start-up Zotye taking on big rivals in Detroit With a name that few Americans will likely know how to pronounce — it's Zoh-tee, not Zot-yee — a small budget and even less brand equity than bigger Chinese brands like BYD, Geely or Great Wall, there are plenty of skeptics....
10:16, 05/08/2019

Defensive lineman Mike Daniels signs one-year deal with Detroit Lions The Detroit Lions agreed to terms with Pro Bowl defensive lineman Mike Daniels, who was released by the Green Bay Packers earlier this week in a cap-saving move....
07:48, 07/28/2019

Opinion: Detroit Lions opener was a gut punch, but fans shouldn't panic The Detroit Lions tied the Arizona Cardinals in a game that felt like a loss. The result was a gut punch, but don't break out the paper bags just yet.       ...
08:01, 09/09/2019

MLB: Justin Verlander, Houston Astros barring Detroit Free Press violates CBA Verlander requested the Houston Astros to keep writer Anthony Fenech out of the clubhouse after the Tigers' 2-1 win       ...
16:00, 08/22/2019

Detroit-Area Jalops: Join Us For The Woodward Dream Cruise Tomorrow Morning Lots of cars have been cruising metro Detroit’s Woodward Avenue all week, but on Saturday the Woodward Dream Cruise will turn the fabled Michigan M-1 into a genuine traffic jam of classic iron from all around the world. Erin Marquis and I are going t...
14:00, 08/16/2019

Los Angeles Chargers cannot overcome injuries, absences in Week 2 loss to Detroit Lions The Chargers' fate was sealed when Lions cornerback Darius Slay intercepted a Philip Rivers’ pass in the end zone with less than two minutes remaining       ...
18:17, 09/15/2019

Detroit Lions LB Steve Longa fulfills late father's wish, becomes U.S. citizen Steve Longa's father, Etienne, came to America as a refugee and was killed 15 years later, when he was hit by a truck. Longa is now a U.S. citizen.        ...
08:00, 05/05/2019

Former Detroit Tigers clubhouse attendant sues team alleging racial discrimination Derrell Coleman, a former Detroit Tigers clubhouse attendant, is suing the team and former pitching coach Chris Bosio over alleged racial discrimination....
07:48, 07/28/2019

Foreign automakers Mitsubishi, VW, Mercedes challenge Detroit in growing US pickup market Most of the new entrants will target the midsize truck market which is expected to be one of the fastest growing segments in the U.S. between now and mid-decade....
11:48, 04/30/2019

Body found in Indiana cornfield 20 years ago identified as missing Detroit mother Twenty years after the badly decomposed body of a woman wearing only a bra turned up in a farmer's cornfield, Indiana detectives have made an identification, using DNA and genetic genealogy....
11:00, 07/23/2019

Dad of 9-year-old Detroit girl mauled to death by pit bulls had argued with owner, family says Emma Hernandez/ Family photo via WDIV By Elisha Fieldstadt The father of a 9-year-old Detroit girl who was mauled to death by three pit bulls Monday had recently argued with the dogs’ owners about properly fencing them in, her family said. Emma...
11:32, 08/21/2019

Villagers accuse city of seizing water as drought parches 'India's Detroit' In the small village of Bangarampettai, 20 miles from India's manufacturing capital Chennai, about 150 people last month "captured" a water tanker, breaking its windscreen and deflating its tires before handing it over to a nearby police station....
11:32, 07/02/2019

Tlaib tussles with Detroit police on Twitter over 'bulls--t' facial recognition software Responding to presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders coming out against police use of facial recognition software, Rep. Rashida Tlaib likewise called for the Detroit Police Department not to use the cutting-edge technology....
00:32, 08/21/2019

An emotional Terry Crews hits golden buzzer for Detroit Youth Choir Holding back tears, Terry Crews saw a piece of himself in the Detroit Youth Choir. Then, he hit the golden buzzer.        ...
08:00, 06/19/2019

Tlaib ramps up pressure on 2020 Dems to ‘tax the rich’ outside Detroit debate site As the Democratic 2020 hopefuls prepare to take the stage for two nights of primary debates here in Michigan, one member of the “Squad” is keeping candidates’ feet to the fire about a top issue for the party’s left-wing base -- taxing the rich....
15:48, 07/30/2019

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from second round of PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour is back in Michigan and the scores are heating up in the second round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic.        ...
14:32, 06/28/2019

Chicago Cubs land Nick Castellanos from Detroit Tigers just ahead of MLB trade deadline The Detroit Tigers have traded outfielder Nick Castellanos to the Chicago Cubs just before the MLB trade deadline.       ...
18:16, 07/31/2019

Ex-Michigan state trooper sentenced in death of Detroit teen, second taser-involved case A former Michigan state trooper was sentenced Monday to 5 to 15 years in prison after prosecutors say he caused the crash that killed a Detroit teenager....
09:16, 05/14/2019

Big Sean has happy kids on his hands as he unveils studio at Boys & Girls Club in Detroit The rapper's new facility on the west side was already full of music Saturday as Big Sean kicked off his second DON Weekend of community activities.        ...
00:48, 08/19/2019

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from third round of PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour is back in Michigan and the scores are heating up in the third round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic.       ...
07:48, 06/29/2019

This Detroit Lions offensive lineman loves to eat deer heart: Meet Andrew Donnal Detroit Lions offensive lineman Andrew Donnal makes the most of what he's got. And the longtime hunter likes to eat the heart of deer.       ...
16:48, 08/01/2019

No-no! Detroit Tigers top prospect Casey Mize throws brilliant no-hitter in Double-A debut Detroit Tigers top prospect Casey Mize looked like a man among boys pitching in Double-A. He threw a no-hitter in his debut with the Erie SeaWolves.        ...
19:48, 04/29/2019

Rocket Mortgage Classic: Protesters gather outside Detroit Golf Club over labor dispute Protesters gathered at Detroit Golf Club on Wednesday in the wake of an ongoing labor dispute. The Rocket Mortgage Classic begins Thursday.       ...
12:16, 06/26/2019

UAW leader charged with embezzling union funds amid contract talks with Detroit automakers The charges come as the union negotiates new contracts with the Detroit automakers and two weeks after federal officials raided the leader's home and office....
22:32, 09/12/2019

Former clubhouse attendant sues Detroit Tigers, ex-pitching coach alleging racial discrimination A former Detroit Tigers clubhouse attendant filed a lawsuit against the club and former pitching coach Chris Bosio Thursday, claiming that “a culture of racism was tolerated by the upper echelons of management."...
15:48, 07/27/2019

2020 Democrats discuss race in often stark terms during night one of the primary debate in Detroit Lucas Jackson/Reuters The 2020 Democratic candidates discussed race in strong and often stark terms at Tuesday's debate, reflecting the central role its taking in the primary ahead of next year's presidential race. Author Marianne Williamson said th...
08:48, 07/31/2019

BMW M8 Coupe Spotted Testing Looks like the wait will soon be over as we have found the very first set of spy pictures of the upcoming M8 online and it looks smacking hot even with that black camouflage all over....
23:16, 09/15/2019

Podcast: AVL testing technology in F1 and beyond The latest edition of The Autosport Podcast sheds some light on the remarkable test technology used to enhance cars in Formula 1 and the rest of motorsport, in association with AVL...
05:00, 07/08/2019

NASA is testing ‘bee’ robots on the ISS NASA is betting big on the future of space robots. As automated gadgets become more and more advances, scientists are starting to imagine how robots could not only aid space travelers but perhaps even shoulder some of the load when it comes to variou...
10:16, 05/21/2019

Sunday is 'Hepatitis Testing Day' Millions of people in the U.S. have chronic viral hepatitis, most without knowing it, so the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other groups have designated May as Hepatitis Awareness Month and May 19 as Hepatitis Testing Day....
22:00, 05/17/2019

What to know about lung diffusion testing Lung diffusion tests measure how well a person’s lungs take in oxygen from the air. This test helps diagnose and monitor a range of lung-related conditions. Learn about its uses, procedure, and results here....
18:16, 06/17/2019

FX: Different testing no guarantee of better outcomes While the ability to run simulations based on hypothetical future as well as historic data is appealing, there is no guarantee that testing algos against both types would make them operate more efficiently in stressed market environments....
12:48, 07/26/2019

Apple is already beta testing iOS 13.1 Apple isn't waiting for the release of iOS 13 to start testing its first big update. The tech giant has posted an iOS 13.1 developer beta (plus a corresponding iPadOS 13.1 beta) -- apparently the first time an iOS point release has been in a de...
21:00, 08/27/2019

Detroit Lions' Jordan Lasley gets fresh start after fight, heaving ball into pond New Detroit Lions wideout Jordan Lasley is on his third team this summer after being waived by the Ravens and Raiders earlier in training camp.       ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford opens up about 'tough times' while wife recovers from brain surgery Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford opened up about “some tough times” he and his wife, Kelly, have had to go through since she had surgery to remove a brain tumor....
10:16, 05/22/2019

Don’t Call It a Comeback: With an Ethically-Based New Label, Designer Tracy Reese Honors Her Detroit Roots She was the first black female designer to be recognized by the ever-exclusive fashion industry, and two decades after launching her eponymous label, Tracy Reese continues to lead the charge. After taking what appeared to be a well-deserved break fro...
15:32, 06/26/2019

Celebrity judge Greg Mathis accused of spitting on valet driver outside Detroit restaurant: report Celebrity judge Greg Mathis may be in hot water after he allegedly spat on a valet driver outside a Detroit restaurant during a heated exchange over where the driver had gone for so long with his keys....
14:00, 08/29/2019

How football helped Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford cope with wife's health scare Having to learn a new offense has helped take Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford's mind off his wife Kelly's recovery from brain surgery.        ...
19:00, 05/21/2019

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from final round of PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour is back in Michigan and the scores are heating up in the final round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic.        ...
07:32, 06/30/2019

'Your blood is on the hands of ICE and this administration': A Detroit man died in Iraq after being deported in Trump's immigration enforcement efforts Facebook Jimmy Aldaoud, a 41-year-old man from Detroit, was found dead on Tuesday in Iraq after being deported in the midst of the Trump administration's escalated immigration enforcement efforts, according to a Politico report. Aldaoud was an Iraqi...
06:48, 08/08/2019

Detroit Golf Club workers threaten strike if no deal reached before Rocket Mortgage Classic Detroit Golf Club groundskeepers are calling for new contract ahead of this week's Rocket Mortgage Classic on the PGA Tour.       ...
18:48, 06/24/2019

The Division 2 Is Testing Some Much-Requested Features There’s going to be a lot less to complain about regarding The Division 2 if a batch of features going live in a test build this week make it into the proper game later this month. Ubisoft’s impressive but contentious shooter appears to be getting fl...
12:32, 07/02/2019

How Countries Keep Testing the EU’s Fiscal Rules The European Union requires all 28 member states to maintain sound public finances, no matter their size or national challenges. But infractions generally don’t result in real punishment, and smaller countries sometimes complain that the biggest econ...
09:48, 06/04/2019

UPS is testing self-driving trucks in Arizona UPS has been secretly hauling cargo back and forth between Phoenix and Tuczon, Arizona for over three months, courtesy of their minority stake in automated trucking startup TuSimple. The tractor trailers are outfitted with nine cameras, as well......
15:32, 08/15/2019

Honda HR-V Spotted Testing Again In India The new Honda HR-V is possibly the next big launch from the Japanese carmaker in India, and the SUV is likely to arrive as a CKD (completely knocked-down) model....
02:16, 07/17/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky Primary Election Testing, KY EDITORS, NEWS DIRECTORS: NOT FOR BROADCAST, PUBLICATION OR USE ONLINE The KENTUCKY PRIMARY ELECTION is Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Poll Close: 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. EDT First Results Expected: 6:03 p.m. EDT ELECTION PROFILE: The AP is tabulating the following...
06:16, 05/06/2019

Aston Martin DBX Spotted Testing The Aston Martin DBX will be powered by an AMG sourced 493 bhp, 4.0-litre, twin-turbo V8 motor. The company is also expected to offer the DBX with its in-house V12 engine sometime later and a hybrid......
08:32, 06/09/2019

F1 considering pre-season testing cutbacks for 2020 Next year's Formula 1 testing schedule is in limbo as possible cutbacks are discussed, while one option could allow teams an extra week in which to ready their 2020 cars...
09:48, 08/03/2019

Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 Spotted Testing At The Nurburgring Images of a near-production test mule of the Mercedes-AMG CLA45 have recently surfaced online. The car was caught on the camera while undergoing testing at the Nurburgring circuit....
09:32, 07/02/2019

New Hyundai i20 N hot hatch spied testing News 8 May, 2019 The hot Hyundai i20 N will take the fight to the Ford Fiesta ST, and it's been snapped during its development programme...
09:16, 05/08/2019

Next-Gen Audi RS7 Sportback Spotted Testing Audi has been upgrading a major part of its line-up. A slew of new Audi cars have been spotted testing in the last couple months and it doesn't seem to stop. The mighty Audi RS7 Sportback is the......
15:48, 04/28/2019

Toyota Is Already Testing Its Hypercar Prototype It feels like just last week that we were talking about how Toyota announced it was going to be taking part in FIA WEC’s new Hypercar regulations in 2020-21. As it turns out, the prototype was already kicking around on the track....
08:00, 06/17/2019

400bhp+ Mercedes-AMG GLB 45 SUV begins testing Four-wheel-drive rival to the Audi RS Q3 is set for UK deliveries in 2020; first spy shots have emerged Mercedes-Benz’s AMG division has kicked off testing of the new GLB 45 4Matic on public roads some 12 months before its planned showroom debut. T...
03:00, 05/24/2019

Corona is testing out a stackable beer can Corona may have just made the traditional six-pack a thing of the past. In an effort to move away from plastic six-pack rings, Corona is testing out a new type of beer can. The new cans have threading at the top and bottom that allow them to be conne...
09:16, 06/24/2019

Twitch is testing subscriber-only streams A Twitch channel subscription might soon get you considerably more than emotes, ad-free viewing and access to special chat rooms. The service is launching a beta for Subscriber Streams, or live broadcasts that are (you guessed it) limited to people....
17:48, 06/26/2019

Refreshed Renault ZOE spied testing News 7 Jun, 2019 A tweaked version of the Renault ZOE all-electric supermini has been caught on camera, ahead of its launch later this year...
04:00, 06/07/2019

Kia Seltos Caught Testing In India The SUV will also come with automatic climate control, and Kia's Sound Mood Lighting technology can alter the cabin's ambient lighting to suit occupants' preferences. Other features will include - a......
07:32, 06/10/2019

Sony Is Testing 16-Person Parties For PS4 Party chat on PS4 may be doubling, if an upcoming test by Sony is a success. The platform-holder announced today that users can sign up to beta test 16-person parties, up from the current limit of eight....
10:16, 06/04/2019

Alpina version of BMW X7 seen testing for the first time Prototypes of Alpina's biggest model, likely badged XB7, appear on the Nürburgring just weeks after firm's boss hints at its existence Alpina appears to be working on a performance version of BMW's X7, just weeks after the maker's boss confirmed to ...
10:16, 07/31/2019

The U.S. Claims Russia Is Testing Nukes Again The United States government today claimed Russia is “probably not” adhering to a global ban on nuclear weapons testing and is likely testing nuclear weapons in secret. The explosive accusation was made by the head of the Defense Intelligence Agency,...
08:32, 05/31/2019

Honda HR-V Spotted Testing In India Honda has already shared that the SUV like its other models will come to India through the CKD route and it is expected to launch in India this year....
12:00, 06/18/2019

MTA testing out Google Pay on subways, buses Paying for public transit in parts of the city is about to get a bit easier for those who use Google Pay. The MTA will roll out its test pilot program of contactless payment — dubbed OMNY, short for One Metro New York — on May 31 at several subway st...
14:00, 05/23/2019

Next-Gen Mahindra Thar Spotted Testing Again Yet another test mule of the upcoming 2020 Mahindra Thar off-road SUV has been spotted testing, and this time around we get a sneak-peak at the cabin as well. While like its exterior, the cabin too is......
00:00, 09/14/2019

New 2020 Audi RS Q3 spied testing News 7 May, 2019 The German firm’s compact performance SUV has been caught on camera, undergoing its handling assessment at the Nurburgring...
13:00, 05/07/2019

Twitter starts testing DM searches It didn't take long for Twitter to make direct message searches a practical reality after teasing them -- though you'll need a little luck to give them a try. The social network has begun testing a DM search bar in its iOS app and the web....
15:32, 08/14/2019

Detroit Tigers' Niko Goodrum, Minnesota Twins' Marwin Gonzalez collide on field, avoid serious injuries A rushed throw on a routine groundball back to the pitcher led to a pair of freak injuries for players from the Detroit Tigers and Minnesota Twins on Friday — leading to both exiting the Twins' 6-0 win....
08:48, 05/13/2019

Detroit Pistons' Andre Drummond reveals the one beverage he drinks daily to meet caloric intake with diet Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond is doing his best to get leaner for the upcoming season and try to help the team do better than a first-round playoff exit....
18:16, 08/06/2019

Ancestry DNA sale: the DNA testing kit gets a temporary $40 price cut If you're interested in purchasing a DNA kit, then today is your lucky day. Ancestry is running a summer sale and discounting its best-selling DNA testing kit down to $59. That's a $40 discount and the best price we've seen for the gen...
09:48, 08/09/2019

MLB weighing opioid testing after Skaggs' death Major League Baseball and the players' union are in the preliminary stages of discussing testing players for opioids, with both sides expecting talks to ramp up in the coming weeks, sources told ESPN....
20:48, 09/06/2019

Israel's MyHeritage expands DNA testing to health Israel's MyHeritage, a service for family history and DNA testing, said on Monday it was launching a test that provides comprehensive health reports to consumers....
09:48, 05/20/2019

2020 KTM 390 Adventure Spied Testing With Accessories The KTM 390 Adventure is a highly anticipated motorcycle. The wait has been long, tedious and a patient one, but the rewards are expected to well worth the effort. Now, the bike has been spotted......
06:00, 04/30/2019

New BMW 4 Series Coupe spied testing at Nurburgring BMW 4 Series Coupe Audi A5 rival due in early 2020 with a range of petrol, diesel and hybrid powertrains The second-generation BMW 4 Series Coupé has been spotted undergoing dynamic testing at the Nürburgring, ahead of going on sale early next ye...
08:00, 08/13/2019

2020 Bajaj Pulsar 150 Spied Testing The Bajaj Pulsar 150 remains the brand's strong seller and the motorcycle will be sold in the BS6 era from April 2020. Bajaj Auto is readying the motorcycle for the upcoming emission regulations and......
04:16, 07/04/2019

Microsoft Testing Passwordless Sign-Ins for Windows 10 Microsoft is testing a passwordless future for Windows 10 PCs. The company has released a new build for Fast Ring insiders that adds a new option that enables passwordless sign-ins for Microsoft......
05:00, 07/11/2019

DNA testing can share all your family secrets. Are you ready for that? DNA testing at 23andMe and Ancestry balances a curious about one’s roots against concerns around privacy, security, and unwelcome surprises       ...
06:48, 07/04/2019

New Toyota Yaris spied testing at the Nurburgring News 4 Jul, 2019 The Japanese firm’s latest supermini has been spotted in its new body for the first time, haring around the Green Hell...
12:48, 07/04/2019

Google is testing a new Maps feature that has nothing to do with navigation Google Maps is without a doubt one of the best navigation apps out there and a must-have on mobile devices. Google keeps adding new features to Maps, making it even more useful than before. In the past few months, Google launched a bunch of Maps feat...
03:32, 05/04/2019

Instagram is testing more tools to combat bullying At the F8 conference today, Facebook announced it's working on more tools to stop and prevent bullying. The changes will include things like nudges -- if you make an aggressive comment, Instagram will warn you to tone it down a bit. The platform...
19:32, 04/30/2019

New all-electric Mercedes EQS saloon spotted testing News 25 Jul, 2019 The forthcoming Mercedes EQS all-electric saloon has been caught on camera, ahead of its potential unveiling at the Frankfurt Motor Show...
04:48, 07/25/2019

Next-Gen Honda City Spotted Testing In Thailand The next-generation Honda City sedan has been recently spotted testing for the first time. The prototype model of the fifth-generation City was caught on the camera in Thailand, heavily covered in......
12:16, 06/14/2019

Ferrari Hybrid Supercar Spotted Testing The test mule wears heavy camouflage and the only thing that gives away the details of it being electrified are the yellow 'high-voltage' stickers on the hood and doors. In silhouette, the car looks......
06:48, 05/25/2019

Armed man at Walmart says he was testing right to bear arms SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Prosecutors on Friday filed a terrorist threat charge against a 20-year-old man who said he walked into a Missouri store wearing body armor and carrying a loaded rifle and handgun to test whether Walmart would honor his consti...
16:00, 08/12/2019

2021 Mercedes-AMG E63 Caught Testing In Germany Up front, the 2021 Mercedes-AMG E63 will get a new headlamp cluster which will sport the new boomerang shaped daytime running lights. The front bumper gets redesigned aprons and the fenders also have......
03:00, 05/05/2019

2020 Mahindra Scorpio Spotted Testing Again The new generation Mahindra Scorpio will continue to be based on a ladder-on-frame chassis, however, Mahindra is working to enhance its body control....
12:16, 06/15/2019

Mexican Economy Contracts, Testing New Government The Mexican economy contracted in the first quarter from the end of last year, a challenge for the six-month-old government of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, who said he expects economic growth to average 4% during his six-year term....
09:32, 05/24/2019

Singapore to begin testing driverless buses Singapore will next week begin a public trial of driverless buses that can be booked with an app, part of ambitions to roll out autonomous vehicles across the city-state.       ...
21:32, 08/20/2019

2020 Apache RTR 200 4V Spied Testing With LED Headlamp A new test version of the TVS Apache RTR 200 4V has been spotted testing recently, and the spy image reveals a new split-LED headlamp on the motorcycle. The test bike was spotted in Hosur, Tamil Nadu,......
15:32, 07/09/2019

Waymo expands driverless car testing to Florida Waymo announced that it will expand tests of its self-driving cars to Florida, following pilots in Novi, Kirkland, Washington, San Francisco, and Phoenix.Read More...
11:32, 08/20/2019

Sainz: Simulators will reduce impact of F1 testing cut McLaren driver Carlos Sainz Jr believes simulators are now advanced enough to mitigate the impact of any testing cuts as Formula 1 moves towards a record 22-race calendar for 2020...
13:00, 08/21/2019

iOS 13 code hints Apple may be testing an AR headset Apple's long-rumored plans for an augmented reality headset appear to be taking shape. MacRumors claims to have seen documentation for an internal iOS 13 build that points to work on AR headset support. They reference a "STARTester" app that c...
14:16, 09/02/2019

2021 KTM 390 Duke Spotted Testing For The First Time The KTM 390 Duke is one of the must successful small capacity performance motorcycles on sale and continues to be a lucrative choice for those looking for power on a budget. While, second generation......
06:48, 04/29/2019

Yankees are testing their history of good fortune like never before I remain unsure how the 2013 Yankees won 85 games. They played in a division in which three other clubs had at least that many victories, and the Yanks got there despite consistently fielding lineups with Travis Hafner, Jayson Nix, Lyle Overbay, Chri...
19:00, 05/04/2019

Wildlife flourishing at former weapons testing sites DENVER — From a tiny Pacific island to a leafy Indiana forest, a handful of sites where the United States manufactured and tested some of the most lethal weapons known to humankind are now peaceful havens for wildlife. An astonishing array of animals...
07:00, 08/20/2019

2020 Mahindra TUV300 Spotted Testing A new spy image which has surfaced online suggests that a new Mahindra TUV300 is under development which will comply with the upcoming emission and safety norms....
23:16, 07/07/2019

Facebook is finally testing Dark Mode From Android to iOS, and from Twitter to Slack, almost every app now has a dark mode. The only app that hasn’t joined the dark side is Facebook’s main app. However, according to reliable app leaker Jane Manchun Wong, the social network giant is now t...
03:33, 08/13/2019

2020 Mahindra Thar Spotted Testing We expect the 2020 Mahindra Thar to get the BS 6 compliant engine version of Mahindra's 2.2-litre mHawk engine and it will get the 4x4 Low (L) and High (H) function as standard....
06:48, 06/09/2019

OnePlus 7 Pro 5G in the wild: testing Sprint's NYC 5G network Sprint confirmed in early August that it would be bringing a 5G-capable OnePlus phone that would work on the carrier’s network. As we predicted, that device is the OnePlus 7 Pro 5G, and we got to take it for a spin around New York City.Sprint ...
21:32, 08/27/2019

New 2021 Range Rover: first prototypes seen testing Fifth-gen Range Rover gets new aluminium chassis, electrified powertrains and a BMW-sourced V8 The next generation of Land Rover’s flagship Range Rover isn’t due for another two years, but we’re already seeing prototypes of the new car on British ro...
05:16, 06/20/2019

Mahindra XUV300 Automatic Spotted Testing Mahindra is planning to introduce an AMT variant even in the Marazzo along with the XUV300 and the spotted model could be the diesel which is powered by the same 1.5-litre engine....
10:16, 05/16/2019

YouTube is testing hiding comments in its Android app YouTube has historically had a seemingly insurmountable problem with the toxicity in its videos’ comments sections. Now, in what seems like an effort to prevent viewers from being exposed to this filth, the streaming service is testing out a feature ...
02:16, 06/20/2019

Can I Get This ATM Testing Robot to Touch the Filthy Machines For Me? You’ve probably seen robots testing products like furniture and car parts before, performing endless repetitive tasks to ensure whatever’s being tested won’t quickly break once in the hand of consumers. But according to this video from ABB, there are...
15:48, 08/02/2019

2020 Triumph Tiger 800 Spotted Testing Yes, it has been a little over a year since Triumph Motorcycles updated the Tiger 800 with more than 200 changes but the company is already testing a new model, which could be launched sometime next......
23:48, 08/05/2019

Horner: F1 should keep Barcelona for testing if it leaves calendar Formula 1 should continue to use Barcelona for pre-season testing even if the circuit falls off the race calendar in 2020, reckons Red Bull team boss Christian Horner...
07:00, 05/17/2019

BS6 Compliant Mahindra XUV500 Spotted Testing Images of the upcoming Bharat Stage VI (BS6) compliant Mahindra XUV500 have recently surfaced online. The spy video posted by the YouTube handle Power Stroke, reveals a host different BS6 compliant......
07:16, 05/17/2019

Honda Jazz EV Spotted Testing In India Again It's claimed that Honda the new Jazz EV will come with a new electric motor with a range of 300 km, but we do not have any more details on the power figures....
08:16, 07/11/2019

11 things to remember when testing your product before launch day Rolling out new hardware and software can be a stressful time for any business. You are excited about the new experience for your customers but nervous about any issues that could arise. In order to prepare, you need to test, test and test again to e...
03:00, 06/28/2019

Pentagon testing mass surveillance balloons across the US Exclusive: the high altitude balloons promise a cheap surveillance platform that could follow multiple cars and boats for extended periodsThe US military is conducting wide area surveillance tests across six midwest states using experimental high-alt...
04:48, 08/02/2019

KFC testing Beyond Meat at a suburban Atlanta restaurant KFC, best known for its “finger lickin’ good” fried chicken, and vegetarian food producer Beyond Meat have combined forces to create a new “plant-based” poultry that’ll debut this week, they announced on Monday. KF...
17:00, 08/26/2019

Spotify is testing podcast suggestions for your commute In the past couple months, Spotify has doubled down on its podcasting efforts. It's invested hundreds of millions and acquired Gimlet, Anchor and Parcast. One thing the company lacks is a way to recommend podcasts to its audiences. But, accordin...
16:32, 05/01/2019

New-Generation Yamaha MT-07 Spied Testing In Europe The Yamaha MT-07 is a popular performance bike across the globe and Yamaha is now getting ready to replace the current model with a new one. Although the new-gen model will be launched in a couple......
06:00, 06/22/2019

Facebook 'testing new messaging app' with automatic updates Facebook is developing a new messaging app that will allow users to constantly share on-the-fly details such as location, speed and battery life with friends, according to a report....
08:32, 08/27/2019

Here's a Lexus LFA Testing At The Nürburgring In 2019 For Whatever Reason Near as I can tell, the current year is 2019. The Lexus LFA was built in 2011 and 2012. So why, pray tell, is Lexus testing a weird widebody-looking LFA at the Nürburgring right now? I have theories....
15:32, 06/07/2019

Plans to provide genetic testing on the NHS could harm well-being The UK’s health service is set to offer genetic testing to determine people’s risk of common diseases, but there are concerns that this could have negative effects...
10:32, 07/16/2019

New 2020 Mercedes S-Class spied testing again News 27 Aug, 2019 A development mule for the flagship Mercedes S-Class saloon has been caught on camera, during on road assessment wearing less camouflage...
18:00, 08/27/2019

MIT is testing drones that can switch between hovering and gliding There are two types of drones: fixed-wing models that look like airplanes and multicopters that resemble hovering squares. A group of MIT scientists have designed a new platform that lets users combine the best of both worlds and create their own hyb...
12:48, 07/16/2019

DNA Testing Was Meant to Help Esmé. It Created Turmoil. Genetic testing provides patients and doctors a wealth of new information. But the medical world is making rapid advances in understanding what the data means, and that’s whipsawing diagnoses and treatment....
08:32, 05/17/2019

A Performance Artist Testing the Limits of Her Own Endurance In deeply personal works such as the acclaimed “Bronx Gothic,” Okwui Okpokwasili explores ideas of cultural memory through poetry and visceral body-wringing choreography....
10:16, 08/07/2019

2020 Mercedes Maybach GLS Spotted Testing Maybach is the badge which adds even more opulence to Mercedes cars. It's one of the most highly respected luxury brands that give Mercedes credentials to face the ultra-luxury carmakers such as Rolls......
02:00, 05/03/2019

Spotify Testing First Hardware, Car Smart Assistant To help people enjoy audio while driving, Swedish music streaming giant Spotify is testing its first hardware - a voice-controlled smart assistant for cars called "Car Thing" - in the US. "While we......
05:16, 05/19/2019

Ferrari need to recover their testing pace, says Vettel "Ferrari are taking strength from their pace in pre-season testing as they seek to dash Mercedes\u0027 bid for a fifth successive one-two finish in Sunday\u0027s Spanish Grand Prix."...
15:16, 05/09/2019

The Autocar guide to WLTP emissions testing New lab tests aim to better represent real-world driving Fuel economy and emissions testing isn’t a glamorous subject, but understanding the new system can save you a tidy sum If you’re a regular reader of Autocar, you’re probably well-versed in ...
05:32, 05/01/2019

The Woman Who Turned Psychological Testing Into a Science “I don’t have time for this,” psychologist Anne Anastasi reportedly said in 1987, before hanging up the phone on a call from Ronald Reagan’s White House. The call, according to Harold Takooshian, a psychology professor at Fordham University, was to i...
10:48, 08/02/2019

KFC is testing Beyond Meat 'chicken' in an Atlanta restaurant Plant-based meat substitutes may soon be an option for fast food chicken. CNBC reports that KFC will start testing Beyond Fried Chicken at an Atlanta restaurant on August 27th. Yes, you could grab a bucket of chicken without feeling quite so guilty -...
12:32, 08/26/2019

The future is here: Google testing AR-powered ads through YouTube VR used to be a big deal a couple of years ago when every manufacturer believed it would be the future of gadgets. Alas, it seems it still has a long way to go as it didn't really pick up all that much. Instead, AR (Augmented Reality) has slowly star...
03:16, 06/19/2019

What Karma Looks Like: Ex-Detroit Officer Who Mocked Woman in 'Black Girl Magic' Snapchat Video Sued Twice for Racist Abuse If there were ever a pantheon of racists (aside from your middle school American history textbook, that is) former Detroit police officer Gary Steele surely deserves an honorable mention....
04:16, 05/02/2019

Microsoft is reportedly testing two exciting new Surface models A rumor earlier this week claimed that Microsoft is working on a Surface notebook based on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8cx platform that was designed for 2019 Windows 10 devices, and we now have more details on the matter. It appears that Microsoft w...
18:32, 06/26/2019

Twitter's Testing Another New Message Filter to Weed Out Abuse in Your DMs In Twitter’s ongoing crusade against the rampant abuse on its platform that it keeps promising to address (no, legit guys) (this time for realsies), the company recently announced it’s testing a new filter to hopefully help keep trash out of your DMs...
09:32, 08/16/2019

DNA Testing Creates Wrenching Dilemmas for the Family Historian With home testing now ubiquitous, keepers of the family tree are forced to juggle the privacy of close relatives with the needs of newly discovered kin; “I am sorry my doing genealogy has opened up Pandora’s box.”...
08:32, 07/20/2019

Bajaj Urbanite Electric Scooter Spotted Testing Images of what appears to be the upcoming Bajaj Urbanite electric scooter, have recently surfaced online. Expected to be sold under the Pune-based two-wheeler maker's new Electric Vehicle (EV) brand......
06:48, 05/24/2019

Waymo resumes testing self-driving trucks in Arizona Waymo -- Alphabet's autonomous vehicle company -- announced that it would resume testing its trucks on Phoenix freeways. The company had pulled its Class 8 trucks off the road back in 2017, after some brief tests in the state. Tests of the self-...
05:00, 05/30/2019

Mozilla is testing an ad-free news subscription for $5 a month Mozilla last month hinted at introducing paid features in its Firefox browser, and it’s now spelling out its plans more clearly. The not-for-profit organization has announced it’s exploring a bunch of “alternative funding models for the web.” To that...
05:16, 07/08/2019

New Aston Martin Valkyrie testing continues at Silverstone News 16 Aug, 2019 The Aston Martin Valkyrie’s testing programme is continuing at speed, with the first model scheduled for delivery at the end of the year...
09:32, 08/16/2019

Twitter is testing a filter for potentially offensive messages Twitter is taking its screening of unknown direct messages a step further. The social media giant announced today that it is testing a filter for messages that contain offensive content. Messages containing potentially suspect words will be stored aw...
07:00, 08/16/2019

Mercedes-Benz EQC Review: Testing Daimler's Big Bet On Electric The Mercedes-Benz EQC is the first of what promises to be several EQ models from the German carmaker. It is a good step in the right direction, combining electric expectations with the kind of......
03:32, 06/15/2019

Microsoft is testing a major change to Windows keyboards Microsoft is apparently considering adding a dedicated Office key to keyboards, and the move is absolutely brilliant if you think about it. Microsoft’s productivity suite is one of the company’s biggest moneymakers, maybe the best collect...
16:00, 06/18/2019

Instagram is testing new Boomerang modes and Layouts in Stories Your Instagram Stories could soon be flooded by a greater variety of Boomerangs than ever before, according to Jane Manchun Wong. The app researcher found evidence that suggests Instagram is developing five new Boomerang modes. One called "Hold" adds...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Bakkt says bitcoin futures testing to begin in July Bakkt, the startup cryptocurrency platform affiliate of New York Stock Exchange-owner Intercontinental Exchange Inc, said on Thursday it would begin letting users test two physically-settled bitcoin futures contracts on July 22....
12:00, 06/13/2019

Volkswagen Vento And Polo Facelift Spied Testing Both models are towards the end of their lifecycle and require a generation upgrade. Volkswagen is working on new models and the new-gen models are scheduled to arrive in 2021....
00:16, 07/13/2019

Alpina version of BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe seen testing Firm is readying 600bhp Alpina B8 for launch next year, with two-door coupé and cabriolet variants also expected Alpina’s flurry of new model launches looks set to continue, with prototypes of its version of the new BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé having em...
01:48, 08/08/2019

Netflix is testing a desktop pop-out player so you never have to stop watching Imagine how much Netflix binge watching you could do if minor inconsiderations like work, emails, or social networks weren't getting in the way. Well, that might well be easier in the future, thanks to a pop-out player Netflix is testing for Win...
08:00, 06/22/2019

Public testing is underway for Halo: Reach but it's very exclusive 343 Industries has confirmed that the first public beta test for Halo: Reach, part of Halo: The Master Chief Collection, is underway but it’s currently only accessible to fewer than 1000 Halo Insiders.343 Industries has taken to the Halo Insid...
11:00, 06/30/2019

Testing reveals ammonia pollutant hotspots at UK farms Agricultural ammonia emissions are not monitored, but investigation exposes gas at three out of eight farms across south of EnglandRevealed: UK government failing to tackle ammonia pollutionAnalysis: dealing with ammonia is an urgent health problemTe...
09:00, 06/13/2019

These suddenly young Warriors are testing the Spurs’ blueprint Golden State didn't just lose Kevin Durant this summer, it also lost veteran depth. Now, after years of deprioritizing the draft and player development, the Warriors are playing catch-up with a trio of rookies....
05:16, 08/01/2019

Netflix is testing a change that makes its mobile app more like Instagram If you’ve opened the Netflix app on your smartphone or tablet recently, you may have noticed the addition of a new “Extras” tab that the streaming giant has added as part of a test with a subset of its massive user base. The new fee...
14:48, 06/05/2019

YouTube is testing paid online hangs with influencers Google is expertimenting with an events-focused crowdfunding service for YouTube creators, according to a recent report from Variety. The new effort, called Fundo, allows YouTubers to set up online meet and greet sessions and other events that fans c...
20:00, 08/16/2019

Xander Schauffele blasts R&A again over driver testing, says others failed Xander Schauffele continued to criticize the The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews following a third-round 69 at the British Open.       ...
10:48, 07/21/2019

2020 Mahindra TUV300 Plus Spotted Testing In India An early prototype model of the 2020 Mahindra TUV300 Plus SUV has been recently spotted testing in India. Caught on the camera somewhere around Chennai, the test mule was heavily covered in camouflage......
08:00, 07/16/2019

Better testing could solve most tech problems, so why aren’t companies doing it? The headlines are packed with stories of high-tech gadgets, apps, and video games failing to meet consumer expectations due to performance failures or otherwise disappointing features. Samsung smartphones have been exploding, Nintendo Joy-Cons eventu...
12:16, 07/30/2019

Gee whiz: Testing of sewage confirms rise in marijuana use SEATTLE (AP) — The proof is in the pee. A new federally funded study has confirmed, not surprisingly, that marijuana use went up in Washington state after its first legal pot stores opened in 2014. In fact, consumption doubled over three years — a co...
13:48, 06/20/2019

Toro Rosso's Kvyat "100% disagrees" with less F1 testing proposal Toro Rosso driver Daniil Kvyat says he "100% disagrees" with Formula 1's mooted pre-season testing reduction, while his ex-team-mate Alex Albon says F1 needs to "respect rookies"...
15:00, 08/13/2019

2019 Mahindra Mojo UT300 ABS Spotted Testing The Mahindra Mojo 300 is currently off the sales shelves as the motorcycle is yet to receive the now mandatory Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS) system. However, that could change soon as the manufacturer is......
09:48, 06/19/2019

Twitter Spotted Testing Search Bar for Direct Messages on App Twitter is testing a new option for its Direct Message (DM) section that would allow users search for a particular message by a specific person through a dedicated tab....
12:16, 08/12/2019

MTA will soon begin testing new swipe-free payment system Select New Yorkers will soon bid farewell to the dreaded “please swipe again” message on their morning commutes. Starting Friday, the test phase of the MTA’s OMNY program — short for One Metro New York — will officially roll out, allowing for contact...
15:48, 05/29/2019

ICE Is Expanding Its Bullshit DNA Testing to Find 'Fraudulent Families' U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is expanding its pilot program testing the DNA of immigrant families to prove their relationship and detect so-called “fraudulent families,” according to documents posted to the Federal Business Opportunities ...
17:16, 05/29/2019

Huawei Mate X foldable phone is in 'final testing' The foldable Huawei Mate X, which we've been told will launch in September at the latest, is now in final testing.TechRadar spoke to Huawei's President of Europe, Walter Ji, who told us in a response to our question about the Mate X that th...
12:16, 07/01/2019

Long admits marijuana use, points to flaws in NFL testing Recently retired defensive end Chris Long admits to using marijuana as an NFL player, saying that the league should move toward a place where testing positive does not result in a suspension....
19:32, 05/22/2019

2020 Triumph Street Triple Spied Testing Triumph Motorcycles has been testing a slew of new and updated products and now the company is testing the 2020 Street Triple, which gets minor cosmetic updates....
03:16, 08/09/2019

FDA food testing finds contamination by 'forever chemicals' The Food and Drug Administration's first broad testing of food for a worrisome class of nonstick, stain-resistant industrial compounds found substantial levels in some grocery store meats and seafood and in off-the-shelf chocolate cake, according to ...
10:48, 06/03/2019

Trump Confirms Missile Exploded During Testing in Russia President Trump on Monday appeared to confirm reports that an advanced nuclear cruise missile had exploded during testing in Russia, saying on Monday night that the U.S. was “learning much” from the incident....
20:00, 08/12/2019

Next-Gen Hyundai Creta Spotted Testing In India For The First Time Images of the next-gen Hyundai Creta SUV have surfaced online, and this is the first time that the second-generation model. The prototype model was reportedly spotted in Salem, Tamil Nadu, heavily......
04:48, 08/07/2019

Volkswagen ID Crozz: 2020 electric SUV spotted testing Kia e-Niro-rivalling electric SUV finally hits the road in prototype form, with styling close to concept We've waited to see one since 2017, but at long last the Volkswagen 'ID Crozz' electric SUV has been seen on the road in disguised prototype for...
09:16, 07/29/2019

Microsoft Has Started Testing the Next Windows 10 Update Build Microsoft has finally revealed its plans for the next major Windows 10 feature release. The upcoming 19H2 update is expected to be a cumulative update with new features turned off by default....
04:00, 07/02/2019

Instagram Testing an Easier Way of Recovering Hacked Accounts Instagram is testing a new in-app account recovery process. To control cases where the hackers alter username and contact data linked to the accounts, Instagram would prevent any username from being......
09:00, 06/17/2019

The ‘Chocolate tube’: Testing polluted surfing beaches LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — Most surfers know it’s best to avoid surfing near pipes that dump storm water into the ocean soon after a storm, due to the increased chance of getting sick from bacteria. But many do it anyway because the periods just ...
11:00, 06/09/2019

National Atomic Testing Museum in Vegas looking for new home LAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials at the National Atomic Testing Museum in Las Vegas say the museum has outgrown its space east of the Las Vegas Strip and is looking for a new location to expand its nuclear testing exhibits. The museum opened in 2005 and be...
16:00, 06/15/2019

2020 Honda CR-V Facelift Spotted Testing For The First Time Images of the upcoming 2020 Honda CR-V facelift have recently surfaced online, and this is the first time that the SUV has been caught on the camera....
03:16, 07/10/2019

Lockheed nabs $1.8B for F-35 Block 4 software development, testing Lockheed Martin was awarded a $1.8 billion contract for the design and development of the F-35 Lightning II Phase 2.3 for the U.S.military branches and non-Defense Department participants....
20:32, 06/10/2019

Man who walked into Walmart with ‘tactical rifle’ says he was testing 2nd amendment The Missouri man who walked into a Walmart wearing body armor and wielding a loaded “tactical rifle” — just days after the El Paso and Dayton shootings — told cops he was testing his constitutional right to bear arms. “I...
21:48, 08/09/2019

Why Is This Rad ’80s Camaro Mule Testing at GM’s Milford Proving Grounds? You see all kinds of interesting stuff at General Motors’ Milford Proving Grounds. Things like Corvettes, and also Camaros. But one of our intrepid spy photographer friends caught a very unusual Camaro testing out there recently—both because of its a...
15:32, 07/15/2019

McLaren taking "adventurous" approach to testing F1 developments McLaren is using Formula 1 practice sessions to test "adventurous stuff" like the new front suspension it trialled ahead of last week's French Grand Prix...
06:00, 06/29/2019

Verstappen: Red Bull testing F1 car harder with Honda than Renault Max Verstappen believes Honda's progress with its engine is allowing Red Bull to test the durability of its own parts of its Formula 1 car more than with Renault...
10:48, 08/10/2019

Mercedes-Benz GLA: 2020 crossover spied testing A-Class-based crossover is expected to go on sale in early 2020, sitting below the new GLB SUV Mercedes-Benz will further expand its compact car line-up with a second-generation GLA, which has been spotted ahead of an expected debut at September’s ...
09:32, 05/28/2019

2020 BMW 5 Series previewed as prototypes begin testing Executive model will receive bold styling revisions to bring it in line with the new 3 Series and facelifted 7 Series Prototypes of the facelifted BMW 5 Series have begun testing on public roads ahead of a planned introduction in mid-2020. Although ...
22:48, 07/22/2019

2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Spotted Testing The next-generation 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class sedan was recently spotted testing. Currently, in the early stages of development, a total of three prototype models of the new C-Class were caught......
04:32, 07/18/2019

Triple Eight waiting on new parts before starting Supercars testing Triple Eight will not hold an official in-season test until it has new parts that could help it close down the gap to the dominant DJR Team Penske Supercars squad...
02:32, 05/30/2019

McLaren found problem in F1 testing that will help Monaco GP form Carlos Sainz Jr says McLaren's struggles in the part of the Barcelona Formula 1 track most relevant to Monaco were accentuated by a problem that only emerged in testing...
01:32, 05/23/2019

The Morning After: Germany starts testing its 'electric highway' Hey, good morning! We're back. SpaceX's internet satellites are ready for launch, Germany starts testing its electric highway and the best coding kits for little ones. Phew. Let's get this week started....
04:48, 05/13/2019