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Wheels: High-Tech Collision Warnings, No Matter How Smart Your Car Is

By CHRISTOPHER JENSEN

“This can be a great way to get the safety benefit of crash-avoidance technology at a reduced cost compared to a new car,” said the author of a safety study.

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Notre-Dame’s Safety Planners Underestimated the Risk, With Devastating Results

By KATRIN BENNHOLD and JAMES GLANZ

The man who oversaw the design of the fire safety system at the cathedral said he was “stunned” at the fire’s speed. Experts said the system included delays that cost firefighters critical minutes.

Lyra McKee, Northern Ireland Journalist, Is Killed in β€˜Terrorist Incident,’ Police Say

By ED O’LOUGHLIN and RICHARD PΓ‰REZ-PEΓ‘A

The police said that Ms. McKee, who was reporting on unrest in Londonderry, was shot by a militant republican, raising fears of renewed sectarian conflict.

Merkel β€˜Saddened’ as Germany Awaits Answers on Deadly Bus Crash in Madeira

By CHRISTOPHER F. SCHUETZE

Most of the victims seem to have been Germans on vacation on the Portuguese island. Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed her condolences as an inquiry was opened.

What the Notre-Dame Fire Reveals About the Soul of France

By STEVEN ERLANGER

While a subdued Paris promises to rebuild, the shock of the potential loss has raised difficult questions about Catholicism, secularism and Islam.

Wheels: High-Tech Collision Warnings, No Matter How Smart Your Car Is

By CHRISTOPHER JENSEN

“This can be a great way to get the safety benefit of crash-avoidance technology at a reduced cost compared to a new car,” said the author of a safety study.

A Crashing Small Plane Was Snagged by Power Lines, Stopping a Foot From Disaster

By MICHAEL GOLD

The police arrived to find the aircraft hanging from the cables, and the pilot and two passengers sitting on a curb, mostly unharmed.

Citi Bike Pulls New Electric Bikes Off Streets, Citing Safety Concerns

By TYLER PAGER

The pedal-assist bikes operated by Lyft-owned companies in New York City, San Francisco and Washington were removed based on concerns over the brakes.

State Department adds kidnapping risk to travel warnings after tourist abducted in Uganda

By Janeen Christoff

Countries deemed high-risk will be labeled with a "K" in order to "communicate more clearly to U.S. citizens the risks of kidnapping and hostage-taking by criminal and terrorist actors around the world."

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