Tag: sudden

Self-driving shuttle services halted after sudden stop causes injury

Sixteen self-driving shuttles operated by French firm EasyMile in 10 U.S. states have been ordered to temporarily halt their passenger services after one of them suddenly and unexpectedly activated its brakes, resulting in injuries to one of the riders. As a precautionary measure, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said on Tuesday, February 26,…

Tesla owners accuse their cars of sudden unintended acceleration. Is it true?

NHTSA is considering an investigation into reports of “sudden unintended acceleration” (SUA) in Tesla vehicles. Tesla has responded in a company blog post, denying there’s a problem. Vehicle logs available from Tesla appear to confirm the company’s story, but its detractors say there’s more to it than what Tesla is willing to say. Do Teslas…

Hugh Jackman, sudden pop star, readies his world tour

By Mesfin FekaduThe Associated Press Tues., Dec. 4, 2018 NEW YORK—Hugh Jackman is set to launch a pop star-like tour next year, but he’s done his research: He’s been to a Beyoncé concert. A Justin Timberlake concert. AND A MICHAEL JACKSON CONCERT. “I’ve seen some of the greats,” Jackman said in an interview with The…