China launches self-driving car ride sharing pilot

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China launches self-driving car ride sharing pilot

Image copyright Shijiazhuang City Government Image caption Robots drive in semi-autonomous modes In a Chinese city, people can start to hail self-driving cars from an app. The initiative is part of a trial that…

Immigration and national security update

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Immigration and national security update

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) recently issued final rules governing entry for Americans traveling to Haiti. Currently, Haitian citizens remain ineligible for entry into the U.S. should they have been vaccinated…

Echoes of volcanoes with a side of pi

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Echoes of volcanoes with a side of pi

Photographer Giles Yeo has used electromagnetic radiation from Earth’s atmosphere to image the inside of 13 volcanoes around the world. Each of the volcanoes is shrouded in a thick veil of volcanic ash, but…

China cracks down on mobile games like 'Fortnite'

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China cracks down on mobile games like ‘Fortnite’

By Allan Smith , CNN Written by Epic Games, the makers of the hugely popular “Fortnite” have taken their game off the Chinese mobile market following an apparent crackdown on mobile games. According to…

Taliban parade marks end of Afghan military operation

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Taliban parade marks end of Afghan military operation

A Taliban military parade took place in Kabul on Saturday, marking the end of the military operation that drove the U.S.-backed government out of the southern city of Marjah. The parade, which took place…