Safety

Small Business Heroes

This Pickle Company Bought a Robot -- But Not for the Reasons You'd Think

One employee quitting led McClure's not only to hire a robot, but also to listen more carefully to its workers.
Safety

6 Survival Skills for an Increasingly Dangerous World

First responders, law enforcement and military personnel train for the worst, and you should, too.
Twitter

Why Twitter's Latest Fumble Led to #WomenBoycottTwitter

Twitter's handling of abuse is under fire once more after suspending actress Rose McGowan's account.
Safety

When Hurricanes Harvey and Irma Struck, This App Hit the Top of the Charts. Here's What Its CEO Has Learned.

Zello's Bill Moore shares insights about how to support a spike in interest, especially in high stakes situations.

How High Is Too High to Drive? Law Enforcement Agencies Tackle Complex Issue.

A drug test that proves someone smoked marijuana three days ago doesn't prove they are impaired now.
Wearable Tech

This Wearable Chair Looks Ridiculous, But It Solves a Real Problem

The Chairless Chair could be a lifesaver for factory workers.
IKEA

Ikea $5 Serving Bowl Is a Fire Risk

Putting objects that are flammable in a shiny metal bowl out in the sun results in an inevitable bowl of fire.
Tech Startups

This Company Uses Machine Learning to Find Owners of Recalled Cars

Recall Masters was founded by a veteran programmer with $500,000 of his own money. Now it's seeking a valuation of more than $40 million.
Tesla

If You Crash Your Tesla to Save a Life, Elon Musk Might Foot the Bill

Tesla is covering repairs for a German Model S owner who used his car to prevent a potentially fatal accident.
Social Media

I Used Social Media and Blogging to Become Famous for Nothing

How one man used social media to become a legend in his own mind -- and in Peru.
Airlines

Air India Creates Women-Only Space to Prevent Harassment

The airline aims to make travel safer for female passengers after two incidents of assault this winter.

Study Links Medical Marijuana to Fewer Traffic Fatalities

The health and public safety concerns that kept marijuana illegal for generations are proving unfounded where it is now legal.
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.