Image copyright Channel 4 News Image caption Undercover filming by Channel 4 News at the call centre in Neath claimed the Tories broke electoral law and data protection rules Claims the Conservatives used a call centre in Neath to canvass voters during the general election campaign are being investigated by…

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The Colorado Department of Transportation has said it will deploy a self-driving truck to protect road crews from speeding vehicles by the end of this fall, potentially extending the program to cover all road maintenance if the trial is a success. The self-driving truck will act as a “crash truck”,…

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Self-driving startup nuTonomy said it hopes to launch a commercial ride service in Singapore by the second quarter of 2018, possibly in partnership with local ride-hailing service Grab. Originally an MIT spin-off, nuTonomy has worked on self-driving software for three years. It started trialling its tech in Singapore in 2016,…

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Image copyright Reuters Image caption The arrest was made soon after Mr Yu touched down in Los Angeles A Chinese man has been arrested in the US for allegedly selling malware used to hack into American companies. US authorities claim in court papers that Yu Pingan bought and sold malicious…

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Image copyright Hashtag United Image caption The team show off their new kit and distinctive “hashtag” hand sign “We’re average footballers living the professional footballer dream,” says Seb Carmichael-Brown, vice-captain of amateur side Hashtag United. The squad is a group of mates, most of whom have day jobs off the…

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The racist bigots planning to rally in San Francisco’s Crissy Field have cancelled their event, citing fear of violence and the fact that they’d be far out-numbered. Joey Gibson, the rally’s organizer and the founder of the conservative group Patriot Prayer, said that he believed that “tons of extremists”…

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Image caption Mr Johnson discussed Libya’s future with Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, who heads Libya’s National Army The removal of Colonel Gaddafi in 2011 has been a “tragedy so far” for the people of Libya, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has said. He told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme that “we…

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Image copyright Shutterstock Image caption Sir Alec Guinness is the only actor to get an Oscar nomination for his role in Star Wars Star Wars spin-offs are landing in a galaxy near you, with Obi-Wan Kenobi said to be next in line. Yoda and bounty hunter Boba Fett could also…

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