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How can people safely take control from a self-driving car?

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New cars that can steer and brake themselves risk lulling people in the driver’s seat into a false sense of security — and even to sleep. One way to keep people alert may be providing distractions that are now illegal. That was one surprising finding when researchers put Stanford University students in a simulated self-driving car to study how they reacted when their robo-chauffer needed help. The experiment was one in a growing number that assesses how cars can safely…

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Reason #1 why St. Petersburg should have a later ‘last call’ for alcohol

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States with later last calls for alcohol tend to have fewer alcohol-related deaths, according to deaths collected by the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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Reason #1 why St. Petersburg should have a later ‘last call’ for alcohol

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States with later last calls for alcohol tend to have fewer alcohol-related deaths, according to deaths collected by the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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