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No plans to disable Autopilot by Tesla

The vehicle maker is required to file all the required documentation in the coming weeks. NHTSA said Tesla must comply with its request by August 26 or face penalties of up to $21,000 per day, to a maximum of $105 million. The letter disclosed that Tesla and NHTSA officials met on June 14 - two weeks before the agency opened a formal investigation. Tesla told NHTSA of the fatal crash, however it didn't disclose it in a securities filing.

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Bill Nye 'The Science Guy' visits Noah's Ark park

The ark will open to the public Thursday and Ham's group has estimated it will draw 2 million visitors in its first year, putting it on par with some of the big-ticket attractions in nearby Cincinnati. We have his answer on video. And 8-year-old Merrick Spiewak said, "I think it's really cool because the people looked really real". However, Nye said in his statement: "On a hopeful note, the parking lots were largely empty, and the ark building is unfinished".

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Pence to be VP Choice

Donald Trump reportedly has settled on Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his vice presidential running mate - a decision the campaign denied had been made after the news broke. Pence's selection would give Trump a running mate with strong ties to the Republican base - particularly social conservatives. The two haven't always seen eye-to-eye on policy, either.

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Trump (almost) ready to announce VP pick; Pence the favorite

Chris Christie. Top Trump officials urged caution as the process played out. His campaign chair, Paul Manafort , is now in Cleveland, and none of his children are in the state with him. At the current moment, the attention is on Donald Trump - shocker - who has possibly chosen a Vice President pick, of that Mr. Mike Pence of Indiana.

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US State Department Issues 'Ordered Departure' for Embassy in South Sudan

In a rare move, Ban called for an immediate arms embargo on South Sudan and targeted sanctions on leaders and commanders blocking implementation of the peace deal. We have constituted a task force to constantly study the emerging situation in South Sudan and to closely tab on the occurrences there. "This senseless and inexcusable violence - undertaken by those who yet again are putting self-interest above the well-being of their country and people - puts at risk everything the South Sudanese ...

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Thousands gather to mourn, honour 3 slain officers in Dallas

A separate, private funeral and burial will be held for Thompson in Corsicana. The funeral was held in the memory of Sr. Cpl. In the Dallas suburb of Plano, mourners were told of Ahrens' work with the Los Angeles County sheriff's department and time as semipro football player before moving to Texas and joining the Dallas police force.