San Pablo police can fire an adhesive GPS dart at suspect vehicles from an air cannon mounted in their police cruiser's grille. The system is manufactured by StarChase. High-speed police car chases can
94103, South of Market Esri's Tapestry Segmentation maps use data to break down the "segmentation" — or general demographic makeup — of neighborhoods. Whether we like it or not, companies use our data
Why Oakland teachers are striking: 'Quite simply, you can't feed the minds of our students by starving their schools.'
It's only February and we've already seen in this new year teachers in Los Angeles, Denver and West Virginia go on strike, extending a wave of labor actions by educators that started in February 2018.
Carried to this distillery by a hybrid vehicle, having mapped my way here via satellite technology, and holding a device on which I can access vast stores of the world's wisdom and idiocy, I find myself
WASHINGTON (AP) — To hear the Americans tell it, the Chinese have gone on a commercial crime spree, pilfering trade secrets from seed corn to electronic brains behind wind turbines. China has stripped
Photos of The Monkees starring Mickey Dolenz and Peter Tork performing live on stage at Town Hall, NYC on June 1, 2016. Peter Tork, a blues and folk musician who became a teeny-bopper sensation as a member
Each week, The Washington Post's food section staff fields questions about all things food at live.washingtonpost.com. Here are edited excerpts from that chat. Recipes whose names are capitalized can found
A file photo of a 2016 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat, which packs the most horsepower of any production sedan made. A North Carolina Lyft driver was apparently driving an earlier model, less powerful SRT.
The American Civil Liberties Union on Tuesday issued a letter to Kenosha Unified School District Officials requesting they take "corrective action" or face a lawsuit after the group learned of inappropriate
End of immigration program gives Liberians in US a choice: Leave their American children or become undocumented
MAPLE GROVE, Minn. - Magdalene Menyongar's day starts with a 5:30 a.m. conference call with women from her church. They pray together as Menyongar makes breakfast and drives to work, reflecting on everything
The Las Vegas Strip was dusted in snow early Feb, 20, 2019. There was a snowman below Las Vegas' famed Welcome sign Thursday morning. A freak cold storm dropping down from the Pacific Northwest, covered
NEW YORK (AP) — Companies making everything from computers to construction cranes are seeing their profits hurt as the United States' trade war with China causes the world's second largest economy to Apple
Wildly successful TV producer Shonda Rhimes has reduced the price of one of her Los Angeles homes from $10 million to $9 million. Wildly successful TV producer Shonda Rhimes has reduced the price of one
North Coast Brewing Company announced the re-release of their popular abbey ale, Brother Thelonious. The beer had been temporarily shelved during a legal battle with the Monk estate, but is now back in
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke might have to figure out what the Zion Show will look like without its namesake. And Zion Williamson could have some things of his own to consider, too. All because of a freak
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A county official in Michigan dressed as Mickey Mouse to help draw attention to what he describes as wasteful spending on a Florida trip for employee training. Genesee County Clerk-Register
Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a man walking outside his vehicle on Interstate 690 in Syracuse early Thursday, according to Syracuse.com / The Post-Standard. Quoting a source
The long-awaited conclusion of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation appears nigh, as The Washington Post's Devlin Barrett, Josh Dawsey and Matt Zapotosky reported: "Justice Department
LONDON (AP) — Flights to and from Dublin Airport in Ireland were briefly halted Thursday after a drone was spotted over the airfield. The airport said the Irish Aviation Authority suspended flights for
USA Today reporters scoured hundreds of yearbooks for racist photos. They found one published by their own editor.
Earlier this month, dozens of reporters affiliated with USA Today started reading through hundreds of old yearbooks. A national reckoning had begun over blackface and other racist photos after an offensive
(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Rebecca Tarlau, Pennsylvania State University (THE CONVERSATION) For the past few years
WASHINGTON - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday ruled out the prospect of running for an open Senate seat next year in Kansas, rejecting overtures by leading Republicans that would have caused
HELSINKI (AP) — Balloting has started for next month's general election in Estonia, an online voting pioneer, amid tight protective measures a day after Microsoft warned that hackers linked to Russia allegedly
'They hate white males': A Norwegian mass murderer inspired the Coast Guard officer plotting terror, feds say
When federal agents searched the Maryland home of the U.S. Coast Guard lieutenant accused of plotting to kill politicians and journalists in a quest for a "white homeland," they didn't just find guns ammunition.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Domino's Pizza shares tumbled Thursday after the company's same-store sales growth fell short of expectations in the U.S. and abroad. Ann Arbor-based Domino's said sales at established
New deluxe option is aimed at American's best customers American Airlines is using helicopter service provider Blade to offer transfers to and from LAX and JFK. American Airlines is teaming up with the
BEIJING (AP) — Most global stock markets rose Thursday as U.S. and Chinese officials entered two days of negotiations aimed at ending a bruising tariff battle. In midday trading in Europe, Britain's FTSE
Steps from Polk St., this 1920s Russian Hill abode has been fully remodeled, and asks $3.495M. In 2001, this Russian Hill home sold for $740,000. Today, with an extensive remodel that both modernizes preserves