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2017 Volvo S90 poised to turn heads

Come July, Volvo lovers everywhere are going to have just a little more to be excited about. That’s when the 2017 Volvo S90 will be rolling onto the floors at a dealer near you.

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FILE - In this April 14, 2016 file photo, Michael Strahan attends IWC's "For the Love of Cinema" event during the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival in New York. Strahan is leaving, "Live! With Kelly and Michael," the daily talk show he co-hosts with Kelly Ripa to work full-time on “Good Morning America.” ABC said Tuesday, April 19, that a search for Strahan’s replacement will begin in the fall. (Photo by Donald Traill/Invision/AP, File)

Michael Strahan leaving daytime's 'Live'

Associated Press

Former football star Michael Strahan is leaving the daily talk show he co-hosts with Kelly Ripa to work full-time on "Good Morning America."

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, second from left, speaks as auto executives listen at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016. Foxx said Thursday that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration also will develop a model policy for states to follow if they decide to allow autonomous cars on public roads. That policy — which will be developed within six months — could help form the basis of a consistent national policy. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Obama admin pledges $4B toward self-driving cars

- The Washington Times

The Obama administration on Thursday pledged $4 billion toward a 10-year plan that would fund research and development projects related to autonomous automobile technology in hopes of putting self-driving cars on American streets during the next decade.

The Volkswagen Passat is displayed during a reveal event at the Brooklyn Navy Yard in New York on Sept. 21, 2015. (Associated Press) **FILE**

Pressure grows on Volkswagen as bad news piles up

- Associated Press

Investors and regulators put more pressure on Volkswagen on Wednesday after the company said it had understated the carbon dioxide emissions for 800,000 cars, widening its scandal over cheating on U.S. engine tests.

In this Nov. 19, 2014, file photo, BMW introduces the X6 M during the Los Angeles Auto Show in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File)

Car hacker finds flaws in Mercedes, BMW, Chrysler systems

- The Washington Times

Two weeks after a security researcher revealed how he could remotely control upwards of millions of GM automobiles by exploiting a vulnerability with its OnStar navigation systems, the hacker now says that cars sold by Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Chrysler are similarly susceptible to attack.

Gigi Stetler (Miami Herald)

Female CEO proves her mettle in business

- The Washington Times

With fearless female CEOs like Gigi Stetler -- who was stabbed and left for dead early in her career -- it's not surprising that the most successful businesses tend to have women in charge.