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Ghost in the camera? These rental cars are driven by remote control

To the casual observer, this running electric rental car looks like yet another test of a self-driving car. After all, no one is behind the wheel. But in reality, someone is driving the car – only from miles away. And that’s what makes this business model stand out from many other autonomous vehicle operations. The …

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FedNat insolvency puts Gulf Coast property owners at risk of losing insurance coverage – Houston Public Media

Lucio Vasquez / Houston Public Media A shop in Port Arthur suffered wind damage as Hurricane Laura made landfall on August 27, 2020. About 500 property owners in Harris County and another 500 along the Texas Gulf Coast could lose their insurance coverage after a Florida-based company filed for bankruptcy and was ordered to cease …

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The Horseshoe Bar embodies a country theme with live music and dancing

The Horseshoe Marquee can be seen from Lane Avenue north of campus. Credit: Courtesy of Sheron Colbert Giddyup, Columbus, and get your cowboy boots on for a new bar on campus, The Horseshoe Country Bar & More. Horseshoe, located at 2159 N. High St., opened its doors in early September and is unlike any other …

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Local, national school districts feeling the impact of bus driver shortages | News, Sports, Work

In the school year where most things have returned to normal after the pandemic, there are still challenges such as the nationwide shortage of school bus drivers both nationally and locally. The bus driver shortage is nothing new this year, but it is something that has escalated since the start of the school year. In …

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South Side Children’s Book Fair, Garden Fair and Science Festival Kick Off Fall Season | Evening recap

Last weekend, thousands of Hyde Parkers browsed book stalls, tulip tables and science-related booths, ushering in the final days of summer. From homecoming events like the Children’s Book Fair and Fall Garden Fair to the inaugural South Side Science Festival, here’s the weekend in review. Children’s Book Fair Dr Tasha Thompson-Gray autographs a copy of …

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Some Utah students go back to basics, cut back on technology on ‘Mindful Monday’

Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes SANDY — As teachers and students look for ways to balance technology use in the classroom, one school in Sandy is starting the week by going back to basics with “Mindful Mondays.” “Our school community board wanted to look at a way to not limit the use of technology, but …

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Stephens College art exhibit focuses on Missourians’ mental health | Local

The words come powerfully from a video playing on a giant white screen on the wall in Stephens College’s Kimball Ballroom, where a newly opened art exhibit focuses on Missourians and their mental health experiences. The message in the video: “Just because you have moments of weakness doesn’t mean you’re not strong.” This message was …

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Stephens College art exhibit focuses on Missourians’ mental health | Local

The words come powerfully from a video playing on a giant white screen on the wall in Stephens College’s Kimball Ballroom, where a newly opened art exhibit focuses on Missourians and their mental health experiences. The message in the video: “Just because you have moments of weakness doesn’t mean you’re not strong.” This message was …

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