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Feds: Uber self-driving SUV saw pedestrian, did not brake

This file image made from video March 18, 2018, of a mounted camera provided by the Tempe Police Department shows an interior view moments before an Uber SUV hit a woman in Tempe, Ariz. In a preliminary report on the crash released Thursday, May 24, federal investigators said the autonomous Uber SUV that struck and killed an Arizona pedestrian in March spotted the woman about six seconds before hitting her, but didn’t stop automatically because emergency braking was disabled. (Tempe Police Department via AP, File)

The autonomous Uber SUV that struck and killed an Arizona pedestrian in March spotted the woman about six seconds before hitting her, but did not stop because the system used to automatically apply brakes in potentially dangerous situations had been disabled, according to federal investigators.

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County prosecutor investigating O’Malley furniture purchase

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

ANNAPOLIS — A Maryland county prosecutor is investigating former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley’s discounted purchase of furniture from the governor’s mansion, the state’s attorney’s spokeswoman confirmed Thursday. Heather Epkins, a spokeswoman for Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams, said ...

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