California places Tesla's 'Full Self-Driving' under review
California's Department of Motor Vehicles is reviewing whether Tesla is violating a state regulation by advertising its vehicles as being fully autonomous without meeting the legal definition of self-driving. The department confirmed the review Monday in an email to The Associated Press. State regulation prohibits advertising vehicles for sale or lease as autonomous if they can't comply with the regulatory definition, it said.news.yahoo.com
New York governor signals possible compromise with Trump in immigration dispute
FILE PHOTO: New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo takes part in a regional cannabis and vaping summit in New York City, New York, U.S., October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Lucas JacksonWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic New York Governor Andrew Cuomo suggested on Wednesday that he will make concessions to Republican President Donald Trump in a dispute over the Northeastern states pro-immigrant sanctuary policies. Speaking on a New York radio program, Cuomo signaled he would allow federal immigration authorities to have limited access to a state Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) database. Trump faces re-election in November and has made immigration a central theme of his 2020 campaign. The law also prohibits the sharing of certain state DMV records with federal immigration authorities, which Trump administration officials argue creates a security risk.feeds.reuters.com
Parts of Vermont Capitol on lockdown after weapon report
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Some state government buildings are on lockdown in Vermont's Capitol after a report of a person with a weapon. Tim Charland, an investigator with the Department of Motor Vehicles, said the Capitol complex in Montpelier and buildings in its vicinity are closed. Vermont state buildings Commissioner Christopher Cole tells WCAX News that police from various agencies are on the scene and have blocked off the street. More from KSAT.com:12 new Texas laws going into effect Sept. 1Embattled Precinct 2 constable announces future political plansNorth Side standoff ends peacefully after several hoursCopyright 2019 The Associated Press. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.