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18 06, 2021

Cambridge Mobile Telematics Expands Its Empire of Smartphone Driver Surveillance

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Cambridge Mobile Telematics, which helps insurers monitor drivers via smartphone, has agreed to buy TrueMotion, a cross-town Boston rival, for an undisclosed sum. Both companies have shot to the front of the burgeoning effort to use technology to better manage …

18 06, 2021

Fire-Ravaged Ship Sinks, Prompting Sri Lankan Pollution Fear

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COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A container ship carrying chemicals sank off Sri Lanka’s capital on Thursday nearly a month after catching fire, raising concerns about a possible environmental disaster. The ship’s operator said the wreck of the Singapore-flagged X-Press …

18 06, 2021

U.S. Safety Agency Probes 10 Tesla Crash Deaths Since 2016

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WASHINGTON — U.S. auto safety regulators said on Thursday they have opened 30 investigations into Tesla crashes involving 10 deaths since 2016 where advanced driver assistance systems were suspected of use. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released a …

18 06, 2021

CEZ Finds Alternative as Insurers Pull Cover From Coal Plants

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PRAGUE — Czech utility CEZ said on Friday it had found alternative insurance for its coal-fired power plants after two providers said they would stop covering them from next year as part of an industry drive to drop climate-damaging business. …

18 06, 2021

California Urges Power Conservation Amid Heat Wave

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — California’s power grid operator called for voluntary energy conservation on Thursday as the state sweltered under a heat wave that has blanketed the West and brought dangerously high temperatures to many areas. The California Independent System …

18 06, 2021

Dead ‘Murder Hornet’ Near Seattle is 1st Found in US in 2021

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SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Scientists have found a dead Asian giant hornet north of Seattle, the first so-called murder hornet discovered in the country this year, federal and state investigators said Wednesday. Entomologists from the state and U.S. Agriculture departments …

18 06, 2021

Power Outage Hits 337K in Puerto Rico Amid Growing Outrage

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A sudden power failure left more than 337,000 customers in the dark across Puerto Rico late Wednesday, enraging many who were recovering from a massive outage that hit the U.S. territory just days ago. …

18 06, 2021

Viewpoint: How Undead Corporations Can Help Fund Oregon’s Environmental Cleanup

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We all know that corporations and limited liability companies can die. In actuality, they are dissolved and given time to wind up their affairs, but the point is that after five years following proper notice to potential creditors and other …

17 06, 2021

California Farmers Told Drought Could Cut Off Their Water

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Thousands of Central California farmers were warned Tuesday that they could face water cutoffs this summer as the state deals with a drought that already has curtailed federal and state irrigation supplies. The State Water Resources …

17 06, 2021

N.H. Hotel Group Chalks Rare Win in Pandemic-Related Business Interruption Lawsuit

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A judge has ruled in favor of a group of hotels whose owners sued their insurance carriers over lost business during the coronavirus pandemic. Businessman Mark Stebbins of Schleicher & Stebbins Hotels, LLC, one of the …