• GMO wheat found in Washington state could affect US trade

    SEATTLE (AP) — Genetically modified wheat not approved for sale or commercial production in the United States has been found growing in a field in Washington state, agriculture officials said Friday, posing a possible risk to trade with countries concerned about engineered food.

  • This file photo provided by the National Transportation Safety Board via the Florida Highway Patrol shows the Tesla Model S that was being driven by Joshua Brown, who was killed when the Tesla sedan crashed while in self-driving mode on May 7, 2016. A person familiar with the discussions says Tesla has told Senate committee staffers that its engineers have two main theories about what caused the fatal crash. Both involve the car's cameras and radar. Tesla officials disclosed the theories a briefing with U.S. Senate Commerce Committee staff members Thursday, July 28, 2016, said the person, who didn't want to be identified because the meeting was private. (NTSB via Florida Highway Patrol via AP, File)

    AP Source: Tesla looking at cameras, radar in Florida crash

    DETROIT (AP) — Tesla engineers told members of a Senate committee they are looking into the role cameras and radar played in the fatal crash of a Model S using self-driving mode, according to two people familiar with a meeting held Thursday.

  • The Solar Impulse 2 plane flies over Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, shortly before landing on Tuesday, July 26, 2016. The world's first ever round-the-world flight to be powered solely by the sun's energy made history with its landing in the Emirati capital, where it first took off more than a year ago. (AP Photo/Adam Schreck)

    Solar plane’s arrival highlights UAE’s clean-energy push

    ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates might not seem like an obvious spot to begin and end a globe-spanning flight promoting renewable energy.