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Disabled man gets license, shows driverless tech's potential

DETROIT (AP) -- Former Indy Racing League driver Sam Schmidt has done a lot in the 16 years since an accident left him paralyzed from the neck down. He runs a racing team and a foundation. He's raced a sailboat using his chin. But the man who raced in the Indianapolis 500 hasn't been able to drive around his neighborhood - until now....
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Pilots, air traffic controllers shifting to text messaging

CHANTILLY, Va. (AP) -- Airline pilots and air traffic controllers are on schedule to switch to text communications at most of the nation's busiest airports by the end of the year, a milestone that holds the potential to reduce delays, prevent errors and save billions of dollars in fuel cost, says the Federal Aviation Administration....
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'Pokemon Go' fervor has cooled, but the game isn't dead yet

NEW YORK (AP) -- Does "Pokemon Go" have a second act?...
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How to stream the high-stakes presidential debates

NEW YORK (AP) -- Television viewership for Monday's presidential debate is expected to be high, but you don't need a television to watch....
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Amy Schumer most dangerous celebrity online

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Amy Schumer is the most dangerous celebrity on the internet - and not just because of her no-holds-barred personality....
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Password breach could have ripple effects well beyond Yahoo

LONDON (AP) -- As investors and investigators weigh the damage of Yahoo's massive breach to the internet icon, information security experts worry that the record-breaking haul of password data could be used to open locks up and down the web....
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Germany orders end to Facebook/WhatsApp data sharing project

BERLIN (AP) -- German data protection authorities on Tuesday ordered Facebook to delete data, such as phone numbers, it has received from its subsidiary WhatsApp....
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Feds accuse Silicon Valley firm of hiring bias

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit accusing a fast-growing Silicon Valley software company of systematically discriminating against Asian job applicants....
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APNewsBreak: Firm hopes to be 1st with skill-based slots

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- A New York firm hopes to be the first in the world to install skill-based slot machines on casino floors in which the main determining factor in how much a player can win is his or her ability to play the game....
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Snapchat debuts recording 'Spectacles,' changes company name

NEW YORK (AP) -- Social media app Snapchat is introducing video-recording glasses called Spectacles and is changing its company name to incorporate the new product....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Will you drive on the Liberty Bridge during the remainder of its rehabilitation project? <More Info>

Yes
No
Yes
78%
No
22%
Total Votes: 2,528

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
So who do you think won last night's Presidential Debate?

Hillary Clinton
44%
Donald Trump
42%
Was a draw
15%
Total Votes: 15,667