Look, no hands: Google making its own self-driving cars

Google has started building its own self-driving car that it hopes to begin testing as early as this year.
"They won't have a steering wheel, accelerator pedal, or brake pedal... because they don't need them. Our software and sensors do all the work,"  the company said in a blog post Tuesday night.

Lone Gunman Kills Six People in Santa Barbara, California

A gunman has killed six people in drive-by shootings in the Californian city of Santa Barbara, Friday night.

The shootings took place near the University of California-Santa Barbara, where two-thirds of the residents are students, the BBC reports.

Seven more people were wounded late on Friday in the town of Isla Vista near the campus of the University.

‘Palikari,’ a Greek migrant’s story destined to echo in eternity

The documentary was filmed in a number of locations, including Oakland, California, Santa Fe, New Mexico and Chicago, Illinois. The filmmakers also visited a number of sites in Colorado, where the Ludlow Massacre took place. These included Denver, Fort Collins and Colorado Springs.

By Nick Malkoutzis