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Automakers Fight Fear of Driverless Vehicles

Feb. 5, 2019

Automakers are not just cutting costs. They are pursuing a future filled with self-driving vehicles. But some drivers say they fear turning control over to what’s, in essence, a robot. And they lament losing the thrill of putting the pedal to the metal.

Dangerous Deep Freeze Descends on Detroit

Jan. 30, 2019

The polar vortex is freezing much of daily life in its tracks from the Dakotas to Michigan. Major universities are closed and the U.S. Postal Service is suspending deliveries because of the life-threatening cold.