Tankcraft: Building a DARPA tank online for fun and profit

Team Ground Systems wouldn’t have been possible without the VehicleForge and Advanced Vehicle Make tools used for the challenge, developed by a team at Vanderbilt University. The three team members are scattered across the country. Eric Nees is a 2008 graduate of Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Indiana, and he works for a defense contractor […]

Coronavirus live updates: California sets record for most cases in a day

11:12 a.m. AARP jumps on Trump statement about tax that funds Social Security: President Trump’s vow to defer payroll taxes by executive order for coronavirus relief and seek to “terminate the tax” if he’s re-elected, drew immediate objection from AARP, the powerful lobby and watchdog group that looks out for older Americans. Many lawmakers “agree […]

Coronavirus live updates: Outdoor manicures, massage, personal care are open again in Marin County

11:12 a.m. AARP jumps on Trump statement about tax that funds Social Security: President Trump’s vow to defer payroll taxes by executive order for coronavirus relief and seek to “terminate the tax” if he’s re-elected, drew immediate objection from AARP, the powerful lobby and watchdog group that looks out for older Americans. Many lawmakers “agree […]

The Hill’s Morning Report – Presented by Facebook – Trump to Democratic negotiators: ‘They know my phone number’

> South Dakota: The 80th annual 10-day rally for motorcycle enthusiasts in Sturgis, which began on Friday and ends on Aug. 16, is welcoming tens of thousands of visitors, many of whom tell reporters they are skeptical about COVID-19 or at peace with the risks, should the virus find them (The New York Times). Sixty […]