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Tesla to taxi, Lyft, Uber drivers: Don't use Superchargers

Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Electric car company Tesla doesn't want its Supercharging stations used for commercial purposes, including cabs and ride-hailing businesses that include...

California wildfire 3rd largest in state history, threatening Montecito

Dec. 16 (UPI) -- The Thomas Fire, now the third largest fire in California's recorded history, is only 40 percent contained in Ventura and...

Facebook adds Snooze button to tune out postings

Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Facebook launched a new feature called Snooze to allow users to block postings from a person, page or group for...

Justice Department watchdog not consulted before FBI texts released

Dec. 16 (UPI) -- The Justice Department's inspector general's office said it wasn't consulted before the agency released text messages sent between two FBI...

Released letter details alleged misconduct by Uber

Dec. 16 (UPI) -- The judge in a lawsuit by Waymo against Uber released a letter by the attorney for a former Uber security...

ICE report: Detention facilities had 'significant issues'

Dec. 16 (UPI) -- An investigation found four Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention complexes had "significant issues" with how inmates were treated, according to...

Senate, House reveal full tax bill

Dec. 15 (UPI) -- Republicans revealed the final version of their tax overhaul bill Friday, lowering the corporate rate to 21 percent and the...

Judge blocks Trump birth control coverage rollback

Dec. 15 (UPI) -- A federal judge in Pennsylvania on Friday temporarily blocked the Trump administration's move to roll back an Affordable Health Care...

Rubio, Corker now in favor of tax bill

Dec. 15 (UPI) -- Republican senators who previously indicated they would vote against the chamber's tax legislation changed course Friday. Sens. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., and...

Trump urges Moore to concede; recount could cost over $1M

Dec. 15 (UPI) -- A recount in the Alabama senatorial election could cost more than $1 million, the state's secretary of state said. A decision...