Record Sales Push Tesla To 2nd Straight Quarterly ProfitTesla shares have more than tripled in value since May of last year, pushing the company’s market value above giant German automaker Volkswagen as well as the combined values of General Motors and Ford.
Workers Criticize Amazon On Climate Despite Risk To Jobs
GM To Invest $2.2B To Build Electric VehiclesGM said in a statement that the factory will start building the company's first electric pickup late in 2021, followed by a funky-looking self-driving shuttle for GM's Cruise autonomous vehicle unit.
Want To Make $255? Here's How To Become An Election JudgeTuesday marks eight weeks until the Illinois primary, and Chicago has been scrambling to find workers to man the polls.
SpaceX Launches, Destroys Rocket In Astronaut Escape Test
Facebook Bans Deepfakes In Fight Against Online ManipulationCreated by artificial intelligence or machine learning, deepfakes combine or replace content to create images that can be almost impossible to tell are not authentic.
Michelle Obama To Highlight College Students' First Year In New Instagram TV SeriesLast year, Michelle Obama released her highly anticipated memoir, "Becoming," before embarking on an international book tour. For his part, Barack Obama secured in 2017 a memoir deal with Random House, though a release date for the book has not yet been announced.
Space-Baked Cookies, 'Mighty' Mice Back On Earth via SpaceXScientists also are getting back 40 mice that flew up in early December, including eight genetically engineered to have twice the normal muscle mass. Some of the non-mighty mice bulked up in orbit for the muscle study; others will pack it on once they're back in the lab.
Uber Officially Takes Over Space In Old Post Office BuildingUber on Sunday became the largest tenant in the Old Post Office as it officially took over space in the building.
Tesla 2019 Sales Rise Over 50% From Previous YearThe electric car maker delivered a record of about 112,000 vehicles in the fourth quarter and about 367,500 for the full year.
Electric Pickup Truck Company Rivian Raises $1.3 BillionRivian, the company making electric vehicles for Amazon and Ford, just got a big influx of cash.
Illinois Attoney General To FTC: Improve Online Protections For Children“In a world of constantly evolving technology, parents and families should not have to worry about what information companies have on their children."
SpaceX Delivers 'Mighty Mice,' Worms, Robot To Space StationIt marks the third visit for this recycled Dragon. Flight controllers quickly secured the capsule to the orbiting lab, paving the way for the hatch to open and the unloading to begin.
Chance The Rapper's New Coding Project For CPS StudentsThe hip hop artist joined forces with Google to launch the game coded by Chicago Public School students.
1984 Apple Macintosh Computer Sold At Auction For $120,000In 1984, Apple launched its ground-breaking Macintosh computer.