A new trash truck is costing taxpayers money

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A new trash truck is costing taxpayers money

The Canadian city of Toronto had been paying the $100 million in annual disposal costs to private trash hauling companies since 2008, when it phased out garbage pickup by city employees. But Toronto taxpayers…

Autonomous driving leader Mobileye to sell $3.1B IPO

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Autonomous driving leader Mobileye to sell $3.1B IPO

The company behind self-driving systems and light-emitting sensors that enhance automotive safety plans to raise $3.1 billion in an initial public offering, it was announced on Tuesday. Mobileye NV, which counts Intel Corp. (INTC)…

Ford drops plans to work with Rivian on electric truck

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Ford drops plans to work with Rivian on electric truck

First, Ford Motors, which plans to spend $4.5 billion to develop electric vehicles, said it was ending plans to work with California-based electric truck maker Rivian to build an all-electric work truck. Now, a…

How to get the U.S. election system ready for 2020

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How to get the U.S. election system ready for 2020

By Rick Just, Elena Schneider, Brian A. Willson, and Matt Dayhoff, Working on weekends to block for elections officials in the United States and around the world, diplomats and electoral experts say they’re doing…