Car crashes killed 36,096 people in the US in 2019

Enlarge / A truck on Route 93 in Canton, MA, rolled over on Dec. 7, 2020. (credit: Suzanne Kreiter/The Boston Globe via Getty Images) Motor vehicle traffic crashes killed 36,096 people in 2019, according to new data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). That’s a 2 percent decline from the 2018 figure and a continuation… [Read More...]

Elon Musk says he has tested positive for COVID-19

Enlarge (credit: VCG/VCG via Getty Images) Elon Musk has tested positive for the coronavirus, he announced on Twitter. He also tested negative. “Was tested for covid four times today,” Musk wrote on Thursday evening. “Two tests came back negative, two came back positive.” Musk believes that “something… [Read More...]