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Volvo XC60 Concept Car (Photo by Bryan Mitchell/Getty Images)

Volvo Mows Down Journalists During Demo, Driver Didn’t Buy ‘Pedestrian Detection’ Option

Cameras 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.

05/27/2015

Electron micrograph of Treponema pallidum on cultures of cotton-tail rabbit epithelium cells (Sf1Ep). Treponema pallidum is the causative agent of syphilis. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

San Francisco Leads The Country In Rate Of Syphilis Infections

San 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.

02/06/2015

The Watson family's 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid. (CBS)

Ford Probes Fusion Hybrid Stalling Reports After Bay Area Family Car Failures Lead To Freeway Crash

Ford 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.

05/19/2014

Lawrence Livermore Lab. (CBS)

Nuclear Fusion Project Takes Key Step In Livermore Lab Test

Scientists 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.

02/13/2014

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Ford Recalls Escapes, Fusions Due To Engine Fires

Ford is recalling more than 89,000 new Escape SUVs and Fusion sedans because the engines can overheat and catch fire.

12/01/2012