Tesla's Board Moves to Oversee Musk's Efforts to Take Company Private – New York Times

Tesla’s Board Moves to Oversee Musk’s Efforts to Take Company PrivateImageTesla announced Tuesday that three independent board members would supervise any potential proposal by the chief executive, Elon Musk, to take the company private.CreditChristie Hemm Klok for The New York Times By about the questions raised by Elon Musk’s announcement of a potential buyout for Tesla] Tesla said that Latham ...

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NASA's Opportunity rover has been in sleep mode for weeks, engineers hope music will help wake it up – USA TODAY

Lilly Price USA TODAY Published 3:38 p.m. UTC Aug 14, 2018 NASA’s Opportunity rover — a robot that has traversed Mars for over 5,000 days — is still radio silent weeks after a huge dust storm racked Mars in May. Engineers are getting worried, but to quell their concern and motivate Opportunity to wake up, engineers have compiled a playlist ...

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At least 20 people dead after highway bridge collapses in Italian city – Washington Post

by Chico Harlan August 14 at 11:36 AM Email the author ROME — A major highway bridge along the northern Italian coast collapsed during a torrential rainstorm Tuesday, sending concrete and vehicles plunging more than 150 feet and killing at least 20 people, according to the regional governor. The collapse in the port city of Genoa created an earthquake-like scene ...

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Trump calls Omarosa Manigault Newman 'that dog' as she continues publicity tour – Washington Post

President Trump on Tuesday referred to Omarosa Manigault Newman as “that dog” as the former senior White House adviser continued a publicity tour to promote her new book depicting Trump as a racist. In a morning tweet, Trump praised his chief of staff, John F. Kelly, for firing Manigault Newman last year. The former reality television star was the highest-ranking ...

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Dolphins Cut DL Gabe Wright After Starting Fight in Practice – Sports Illustrated

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Turkey to Boycott US Electronics in Retaliation Against Sanctions – Wall Street Journal

“We are going to enforce a boycott on U.S. electronic goods,” Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday. “If they have iPhones, there is also Samsung.” Photo: PRESS POOL 109 Comments By David Gauthier-Villars David Gauthier-Villars The Wall Street Journal Biography @gauthiervillars David.Gauthier-Villars@wsj.com Updated Aug. 14, 2018 11:10 a.m. ET ISTANBUL—President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday that Turkey would boycott ...

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“The Oldest Flying Creature?” Rare Pterosaur Discovered at 200-Million-Year-Old Watering Hole – The Daily Galaxy

Image composition showing all the ESO observatories and the Headquarters. Posted on Aug 14, 2018 In a patch of Utah desert no larger than a living room, scientists working a decade ago discovered a late Triassic treasure trove: 18,000 bones from nine unusual species of reptiles, all victims of a watering hole that dried up some 201 million to 210 ...

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