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Google wants your next vehicle to have Google Assistant built in

Google wants your next vehicle to have Google Assistant built in

That gives Google access to drivers who might use services like Google Maps in their cars, but don't own Android devices, ensuring its services and apps are in continual use. Google joins several others in the race to advance the connected vehicle experience, including Blackberry with its QNX Operating System and Apple with CarPlay.


Potentially Severe Storms Forecasted For Minnesota

Potentially Severe Storms Forecasted For Minnesota

We will monitor additional severe weather Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Storms will once again fire along the dryline in the panhandles and push into western Oklahoma. The Storm Prediction Center puts the northern part of the state in a risk area for severe storms. The most widespread impacts from the thunderstorms will be damaging wind gusts, large hail and flash flooding.


A blast from the past: Vijay Singh in the hunt

A blast from the past: Vijay Singh in the hunt

Winless on Tour since 2008, he believes he is not finished adding to his Hall of Fame resume. It's the first time since 2006 that Singh was under 140 going into weekend play. Spieth was not the only player to find the water on one of the most famous holes in golf. "Even keel, very easy day", Thomas said. "Your shots have to be spot on".


Market logs a new record high on lower inflation, funds rush

Market logs a new record high on lower inflation, funds rush

Similarly, Consumer Price Index (CPI)-based inflation eased to 2.99 per cent in April, from 3.89 per cent in March, due to lower cost of food items. MUMBAI, May 15 Indian shares rose on Monday, while the benchmark 10-year bond hit its highest in four weeks, after consumer inflation in April eased to its lowest in at least five years, reviving a debate on whether the central bank should cut interest rates.


Gender neutral uniforms 'will make pupils happier'

Gender neutral uniforms 'will make pupils happier'

Highgate School, in North London, is seeking to abolish the distinction between girls' and boys' dress, and introduce a mix-and-match uniform that would accommodate all pupils. The school has previously taken various steps to ensure children questioning their gender identity feel comfortable. Highgate is already forward thinking when it comes to gender issues.


SpaceX launch planned for Monday night

SpaceX launch planned for Monday night

All three of Falcon Heavy's first stages will fly back for landing and reuse, and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has suggested that it may be possible for its second stage to be recovered and reused as well. The company has become known for its landings, having successfully landed 10 spent boosters since December 2015. Inmarsat-5 F4, which is Inmarsat's first launch with SpaceX , had been slated to fly past year, but was delayed by the loss of a Falcon 9 rocket and Spacecom's AMOS-6 communications ...