Tesla

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Matt Bigler
May 01, 2019 - 11:15 am
The family of an Apple engineer whose Tesla Model X SUV burst into flames after crashing into a safety barrier on Highway 101 last year is suing the automaker and Caltrans.
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The Sentry feature on a Tesla helped San Francisco police capture the alleged thief who had broken into the car.
Jed Franklin
Mike Colgan
April 11, 2019 - 2:35 pm
A security feature on a Tesla provided San Francisco police with footage that helped catch the alleged burglar who had broken into the car on the Embarcadero.
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The Fremont police department added an all-electric Tesla to its fleet of patrol cars.
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Matt Bigler
March 06, 2019 - 12:15 pm
An all-electric Tesla made its debut today as part of the Fremont Police Department's fleet of patrol cars.
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Elon Musk
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February 25, 2019 - 5:41 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk's tweeting habits have triggered another legal challenge from stock market regulators worried about him using his Twitter account to mislead investors. The latest dust-up emerged late Monday when the Securities and Exchange Commission asked a federal court...
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Elon Musk
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Margie Shafer
February 20, 2019 - 1:52 pm
Fully autonomous cars that could pick up passengers and take them to their destinations will be ready by the end of this year, according to Tesla CEO Elon Musk . Speaking on the ARK Invest podcast , Musk said he's "fully certain" the technology is ready to go. "The car will be able to find you in a...
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Larry Ellison
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KCBS Radio Morning News
December 28, 2018 - 7:02 am
PALO ALTO (KCBS Radio) -- Tesla, Inc on Friday proposed to name Oracle founder Larry Ellison to its board of directors in a move designed to complete a settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission . Ellison would join another newly-named director on the Tesla board, former Kellogg...
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Tim Ryan
November 30, 2018 - 9:18 am
The California Highway Patrol arrested a man who was allegedly sleeping behind the wheel of his self-driving car and failed a sobriety test early Friday morning in Redwood City. Police claim that the 45-year-old driver from Los Altos was going 70 mph on a stretch of Highway 101 that has a 65 mph...
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Waiting room at Tesla showroom in Fremont
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KCBS Radio Morning News
October 01, 2018 - 6:58 am
Tesla's push to boost third-quarter sales numbers created a weekend traffic jam at the company's Fremont delivery center.
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Structure for Audi event
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KCBS Radio Morning News
September 14, 2018 - 7:41 am
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) -- A temporary structure on a San Francisco parking lot heralds the next development in a growing competition among luxury carmakers: all-electric SUV's. The structure at the corner of Broadway and Front Street carries a sign reading "e-tron"--Audi's terminology for the...
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Elon Musk
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KCBS Radio Morning News
September 07, 2018 - 7:41 am
DETROIT (AP) Shares of electric car maker Tesla Inc. tumbled about 7 percent as the markets opened Friday after the CEO appeared to smoke marijuana during an interview and the company's accounting chief left after a month on the job. During a podcast that was shown on YouTube, CEO Elon Musk inhales...
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