Tesla starts taking Semi truck reservations, five years later

Tesla starts taking Semi truck reservations, five years later

Tesla's long-delayed Semi just took an important step toward becoming a practical reality. As CNET reports, the automaker has started taking reservations for its electric big rig. You'll need to place a $20,000 deposit ($15,000 of it by wire transfer), and Tesla still hasn't narrowed down the launch beyond the expected 2023 production window. Still,…
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Ukraine ends bloody battle for Mariupol, evacuates Azovstal fighters

Ukraine ends bloody battle for Mariupol, evacuates Azovstal fighters

Placeholder while article actions loadUkrainian fighters have ended their weeks-long defense of a besieged steel plant in the strategic port city of Mariupol, as hundreds of combatants — dozens of them seriously wounded — were evacuated from the complex Monday.“Ukraine needs Ukrainian heroes alive,” President Volodymyr Zelensky said in his nightly address, as the delicate…
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Letters to the Editor — May 16, 2022

Letters to the Editor — May 16, 2022

The Issue: Democratic proposals that would provide funding for out-of-state women to receive abortions. Spending $35 million of taxpayers’ money to aid abortion providers if Roe v. Wade is struck down is irresponsible (“Hochul’s Perverse Priority,” Editorial, May 12) But if Gov. Hochul insists on doing it, then why not divert this money from the…
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Tesla Semi Truck Orders Open As Release Date Looms

Tesla Semi Truck Orders Open As Release Date Looms

News @xguntherc May 15, 2022, 11:23 am EDT | 1 min read Tesla Tesla’s long-delayed electric Semi truck is finally inching closer to reality, as the company just opened orders and reservations in the United States. This news comes as the release date remains a mystery. In April, Tesla CEO Elon Musk issued a statement…
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