Tag: Power

Tesla recalls 15,000 Model X SUVs to fix a power steering problem

Tesla’s innovative over-the-air software updating system allows it to upgrade (and, sometimes, repair) its cars wirelessly, but some problems will always require tools and a trained mechanic. It encountered one recently, so it’s voluntarily recalling 15,000 early examples of the Model X to fix a problem with the power steering system. Documents published by the…

U.S. Senate acquits Trump on abuse of power, obstruction of Congress charges

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump was acquitted on Wednesday in his U.S. Senate impeachment trial, saved by fellow Republicans who rallied to protect him nine months before he asks voters in a deeply divided America to give him a second White House term. The businessman-turned-politician, 73, survived only the third presidential impeachment trial in…

BC Hydro working to restore power after snow storm causes outages

VANCOUVER – BC Hydro says it is working to restore power to areas in the province experiencing outages due to snow storms. The Crown corporation says nearly 3,500 customers remain affected in the Thompson/Shuswap region, with an additional nearly 500 in the Northern region. It says crews made “significant progress” repairing damage overnight in Thompson/Shuswap…

How the power of habit can help you retire before your parents do

Rob Berger, author of “Retire Before Mom and Dad: The Simple Numbers Behind a Lifetime of Financial Freedom” (Glenbrook Press, 2019) had already achieved the status of partner in a Washington, D.C. law firm when he decided the pressure-cooker, high-profile lifestyle wasn’t right for him. He found a more satisfying position, but it meant a…