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What You Need to Know About New Local and State Laws for 2017
Legal

What You Need to Know About New Local and State Laws for 2017

There are some big changes particularly in the worlds of business and transportation.
Nina Zipkin
How to Tell If You Are Being Followed -- And What to Do About It
Safety

How to Tell If You Are Being Followed -- And What to Do About It

These simple Green Beret-tested methods will help you detect and deter bad guys.
Dan Bova
The Green Beret Hotel Check-In Safety List
Travel

The Green Beret Hotel Check-In Safety List

Whether you're going back home or heading overseas, here are some simple things you can do to ensure a safer stay.
Dan Bova
This Flexible Paper Helmet Just Won the 2016 James Dyson Award
Startups

This Flexible Paper Helmet Just Won the 2016 James Dyson Award

EcoHelmet could be purchased for less than $5 at bike rental locations and recycled after use.
5 Ways Workplace Safety is Shifting in the Digital Age
Workplace Safety

5 Ways Workplace Safety is Shifting in the Digital Age

Ever hear of laser curtains? They are something to think about, to keep your employees safe.
Aj Agrawal
MIT Is Growing Bomb-Sniffing Spinach Plants
Science

MIT Is Growing Bomb-Sniffing Spinach Plants

The Department of Homeland Security is about to get a green thumb.
Dan Bova
Can Chipotle Ever Win Back Customer Trust?
Customer Loyalty

Can Chipotle Ever Win Back Customer Trust?

The once thriving restaurant chain's embrace of food safety as a corporate value is the best route to regaining consumer confidence.
Brian Fielkow
Kim Kardashian West Held at Gunpoint in $10 Million Robbery During Paris Fashion Week
Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian West Held at Gunpoint in $10 Million Robbery During Paris Fashion Week

Armed robbers stole two cellphones and millions of dollars worth of jewelry from the reality TV star. Here's what you can learn from this terrible incident.
Rose Leadem
D'oh! Now Samsung Washing Machines Are Exploding.
Samsung

D'oh! Now Samsung Washing Machines Are Exploding.

U.S. regulators are warning owners of certain top-load Samsung appliances of 'safety issues.'
Non-Exploding Galaxy Note 7s to Arrive by Sept. 21
Samsung

Non-Exploding Galaxy Note 7s to Arrive by Sept. 21

The announcement comes two weeks after the company issued a global recall amid reports of exploding batteries.
Tesla Was 'Pushing the Envelope in Terms of Safety,' Mobileye Claims
Tesla

Tesla Was 'Pushing the Envelope in Terms of Safety,' Mobileye Claims

'No matter how you spin it, [Autopilot] is not designed for that. It is a driver assistance system and not a driverless system.'
Truck Carrying Takata Air Bag Inflators Explodes in U.S., Killing One
Trucks

Truck Carrying Takata Air Bag Inflators Explodes in U.S., Killing One

Local media reports said the driver of the truck was a 20-year-old man who, along with a passenger, were able to escape from the truck before it exploded.
This Squishy, Flatulent Robot Just Wants to Be Your Friend
Make More Happen

This Squishy, Flatulent Robot Just Wants to Be Your Friend

Isn't this octopus-inspired robot adorable?
Nina Zipkin
Japanese Truck Driver Playing Pokémon Go Kills Pedestrian
pokemon go

Japanese Truck Driver Playing Pokémon Go Kills Pedestrian

The driver said he had been distracted by the game after his arrest for negligent driving following the accident on Wednesday evening.