Latest Models of Google’s Self-Driving Cars Now Cruising Silicon Valley Roads

FILE - In this May 13, 2015, file photo, Google's new self-driving prototype car is presented during a demonstration at the Google campus in Mountain View, Calif. The latest models of Google's self-driving cars are now cruising the streets near the Internet company's Silicon Valley headquarters in a test of how they work around other vehicles driven by people. (PHOTO CREDIT: AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)

FILE – In this May 13, 2015, file photo, Google’s new self-driving prototype car is presented during a demonstration at the Google campus in Mountain View, Calif. The latest models of Google’s self-driving cars are now cruising the streets near the Internet company’s Silicon Valley headquarters in a test of how they work around other vehicles driven by people. (PHOTO CREDIT: AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)

The latest models of Google’s self-driving cars are now cruising the streets near the Internet company’s Silicon Valley headquarters as an ambitious project to transform the way people get around shifts into its next phase.

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Takata CEO Publicly Apologizes for Defective Airbags

 Japanese seat belt and air-bag maker Takata Corp. Chairman and CEO Shigehisa Takada speaks during a press conference regarding the expanding recall of his company's air bags, in Tokyo, June 25, 2015. (PHOTO CREDIT: Shuji Kajiyama/AP Photo)


Japanese seat belt and air-bag maker Takata Corp. Chairman and CEO Shigehisa Takada speaks during a press conference regarding the expanding recall of his company’s air bags, in Tokyo, June 25, 2015. (PHOTO CREDIT: Shuji Kajiyama/AP Photo)

For the first time since problems began to emerge with the company’s airbags, the CEO of Takata Corp. apologized publicly today and then deeply bowed for the deaths and injuries linked to the defective airbags, which brought about the largest auto recall in U.S. history.

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