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EDITORIAL: Pickel Is A Ratepayer Advocate Who Doesn't Relish Advocacy

EDITORIAL: Pickel Is A Ratepayer Advocate Who Doesn't Relish Advocacy

By Editorial Board, LOS ANGELES TIMES

November 1, 2018

http://www.latimes.com/opinion/editorials/la-ed-ratepayer-advocate-pick…

Suspicious of Los Department of Water and Power rate hikes and frustrated that the city-owned utility was treated like a political football, residents in 2011 voted to create a ratepayer advocate.

Google Spinoff To Test Truly Driverless Cars In California

Google Spinoff To Test Truly Driverless Cars In California

By Micahel Liedtke, ASSOCIATED PRESS

October 30, 2018

https://apnews.com/877c2fcbd21d4fa2874412797d7696e2

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The robotic car company created by Google is poised to attempt a major technological leap in California, where its vehicles will hit the roads without a human on hand to take control in emergencies.

Waymo Gets Green Light For Robot Cars In California; No Humans Needed

Waymo Gets Green Light For Robot Cars In California; No Humans Needed

By Carolyn Said, SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE

October 30, 2018

https://www.sfchronicle.com/business/article/Waymo-gets-green-light-for…

Waymo is the first company in California allowed to test robot cars on public roads with no human driver behind the steering wheel, it said Tuesday.