Beer run! Self-driving truck goes 120-plus miles on delivery

DENVER -- Anheuser-Busch says it has completed the world's first commercial shipment by self-driving truck, sending a beer-filled tractor-trailer on a journey of more than 120 miles through Colorado.
The company says it teamed with self-driving truck maker, Otto, and the state of Colorado for the feat.
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'White power' parking lot rant prompts police investigation

Video of a racist tirade over a parking spot has gone viral online and prompted a police investigation in Abbotsford, B.C.
The two-minute video shows an enraged white man with greying hair, wearing track pants and a mixed martial arts T-shirt, spitting a slew of racist terms at Ravi Duhra, a Canadian lawyer of South Asian descent, who is filming the incident on his phone.
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Breaching humpback whales draw crowds in small N.S. town

The mayor of a small town in southwestern Nova Scotia caused quite a stir when he posted photos of an unusual sighting off the town’s shore – a nearby group of humpback whales. Since Digby Mayor Ben Cleveland shared the photos on Facebook, crowds have flocked to the area in the hopes of a catching a glimpse of the majestic creatures for themselves.
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British Airways flight makes emergency landing in Vancouver with ill crew

LONDON - British Airways says a plane travelling from San Francisco to London diverted to Vancouver after members of the crew reported feeling ill.
The airline says the 22 crew members and about two passengers have been taken to hospital for medical checks as a precaution.
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BlackBerry rolls out new DTEK60 smartphone designed by partner company

TORONTO -- BlackBerry released on Tuesday its second smartphone designed and built externally, the latest development in the company's push away from manufacturing handsets as it focuses more on its security software.
The DTEK60, designed and manufactured by TCL Corp.
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Hacked emails show Clinton campaign carefully considered staff diversity

WASHINGTON — Senior staff members on Hillary Clinton’s nascent campaign were conscious about diversity in the top ranks two months before the Democratic presidential candidate formally announced her bid, according to hacked emails from the personal account of a top campaign official.
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Man dead, 2 children hurt after jump from New Jersey bridge

WANAQUE, N.J. - A man who jumped off a New Jersey highway bridge with his two children is dead, and the children are injured.
State police say the man jumped from an overpass into a wooded area near the Wanaque River on Monday night.
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Police to reveal details from suspicious-death investigation in southwestern Ontario

Ontario police are set to provide an update Tuesday morning into a “multi-jurisdiction” death investigation believed to be related to the actions of a former registered nurse in a long-term-care facility.
Senior members of the Woodstock Police Services, London Police Services and the Ontario Provincial Police are set to hold a news conference at 10 a.m.
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Nissan hiring 300 to develop common connected car technology

YOKOHAMA, Japan -- The top executive overseeing connected vehicles at Nissan and Renault believes the benefits of developing a common technology for connectivity within the Japanese and French auto partnership outweigh the risks of sustaining huge damage from a possible defect or cyberattack.
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Kidman, Woodley, Ford feted at glamorous InStyle event

LOS ANGELES -- The sprawling stone grounds of the Getty Center might have seemed an imposing space, but the second annual InStyle Awards held Monday night in Los Angeles still had the feel of a cozy, albeit extremely glamorous, family reunion.
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Amy Schumer slammed for Beyonce video

Amy Schumer is brushing off critics who say her parody of Beyonce's "Formation" video is racially insensitive.
The video features a sweaty Schumer dancing to the song alongside Goldie Hawn, Wanda Sykes and Joan Cusack.
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Teen in clown mask brandishing a hammer stabbed in Germany

BERLIN — German police say a teenager’s attempt to frighten a group of young people by wearing a clown mask and brandishing a hammer on a Berlin street turned out very badly.
Berlin police said Tuesday that a 14-year-old responded by pulling a knife and stabbing the clown, only to find that the clown was a 16-year-old acquaintance.
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