Texas Senate Approves Self-Driving Car RegulationsThe Texas Senate has approved safety standards for self-driving cars, hoping to better regulate technology that's already been tested on the streets of the state capital.
Texas House Approves Drone Ban Over Stadiums & JailsFlying a drone above a large sports arena or a detention center would constitute a crime under a bill approved 120-2 on Thursday by the Texas House. It now only needs a final vote to head to the Texas Senate.
Starbucks Says 'Unicorn' Proves Its Digital SavvyStarbucks is pointing to the 'Unicorn Frappuccino' as an example of its digital savvy, and its ability to ride out of a slump. Though the online chatter about the drink wasn't entirely positive, it drove traffic into stores.
Fiat Chrysler, Google Offering Rides In Self-Driving CarsFiat Chrysler and Google for the first time will offer rides to the public in the self-driving automobiles they are building under an expanding partnership.
Lady Gaga, 'Pokemon Go,' Women's March Snag Webby AwardsLady Gaga, "Pokemon Go" and January's Women's March among the winners of this year's Webby Awards.
New Record For Most Time In Space By AmericanPeggy Whitson has another record under her space belt. The International Space Station commander surpassed the record of 534 days, two hours and 48 minutes for most accumulated time in orbit by an American.
Justices Turn Away GM Appeal Over Ignition SwitchesThe Supreme Court has turned away an appeal from General Motors seeking to block dozens of lawsuits over faulty ignition switches that could expose the company to billions of dollars in additional claims.
Volkswagen To Pay $2.8 billion In US Diesel Emission ScandalVolkswagen has been ordered to pay a $2.8 billion criminal penalty in the United States for cheating on diesel emissions tests.
New Website Helps People Find The Dog For ThemPeople looking for the perfect pet tend to choose a dog based on appearance or breed. But that's barking up the wrong tree. A new website matches dogs with owners who have similar lifestyles.
Tesla Recalling 53,000 Vehicles For Brake ProblemTesla is recalling 53,000 Model S sedans and Model X SUVs worldwide because their parking brakes may get stuck and prevent the vehicles from moving. The recall affects vehicles built between February and October 2016.
Google Home Now Recognizes Different VoicesGoogle's voice-activated assistant can now recognize who's talking to it. An update released Thursday enables Google Home's built-in assistant to learn the voices of up to six different people.
Lawsuit Alleges Bose Is Spying On ConsumersIs Bose spying on consumers? One of its customers thinks it is, and has filed a proposed class-action lawsuit to stop the practice.