Volvo Mows Down Journalists During Demo, Driver Didn't Buy 'Pedestrian Detection' OptionCameras were rolling when a group of unsuspecting journalists stood in front of a Volvo XC60 to see a demonstration of its 'self-parking' feature, and the car suddenly plowed into them at full speed.
San Francisco Leads The Country In Rate Of Syphilis InfectionsSan Francisco, which already leads the country in a few areas, such as housing prices, number of restaurants, minimum wage and baseball, can now claim to be number one in another category.
Ford Probes Fusion Hybrid Stalling Reports After Bay Area Family Car Failures Lead To Freeway CrashFord Motor Company is facing questions about potential catastrophic failures in 2010 Fusion Hybrids after an East Bay family’s Fusion stalled not once, but twice, leading to a freeway crash.
Nuclear Fusion Project Takes Key Step In Livermore Lab TestScientists in the Bay Area say they've taken a key step toward harnessing nuclear fusion as a new way to generate power, an idea that has been pursued for decades.
Ford Recalls Escapes, Fusions Due To Engine FiresFord is recalling more than 89,000 new Escape SUVs and Fusion sedans because the engines can overheat and catch fire.