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Two years after Uber paid $680 million to buy the self-driving truck startup Otto, the company is folding that effort. In this photo from 2016, an Otto engineer sits behind the steering wheel of a self-driving, big-rig truck during a demonstration in San Francisco. Tony Avelar/AP hide caption

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Homeland Security Officials Strategize To Thwart Cyberattacks

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Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson, pictured in 2017, is leading a multistate lawsuit to prevent 3D-printer gun plans from being published online. Karen Ducey/Getty Images hide caption

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Atlanta Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb takes a seat on the bench after losing his bid for a no-hitter in the ninth inning Sunday. Shortly after that home game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Braves released a statement calling Newcomb's old tweets "hurtful and incredibly disappointing." John Bazemore/AP hide caption

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In shadow marketplaces, positive reviews for Amazon products are bought and sold. The company says it's cracking down and that it estimates that less than 1 percent of reviews are fake. Mike Segar/Reuters hide caption

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Some Amazon Reviews Are Too Good To Be Believed. They're Paid For

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Electric scooters for rent are popping up in San Diego and other cities. Investors see a key role for new way of getting from here to there. But many people find them downright annoying. Mike Blake/Reuters hide caption

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Scooters: Sidewalk Nuisances, Or The Future Of Local Transportation?

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Cyberattackers, traced back to the Vladimir Putin-backed GRU Russian intelligence agency, attempted to hack into the emails of Sen. Claire McCaskill last year. Alexei Nikolsky/Alexei Nikolsky/TASS hide caption

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Russian Hackers Targeted The Most Vulnerable Part Of U.S. Elections. Again

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Facebook Loses More Than $100 Billion In Value In Worst Stock Market Wipeout In History

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