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Ousted Caracas mayor flees house arrest, heads to Europe

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CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Ousted Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma said he plans to take his fight against Venezuela's socialist government to Europe after he escaped house arrest and fled to Colombia on Friday. The flight was an apparent embarrassment for security forces who had been keeping close watch over one of Venezuela's most prominent opposition leaders.


from https://www.yahoo.com/news/ex-caracas-mayor-flees-house-arrest-arrives-colombia-150800289.html

5 Things to Know About the Electric Tesla Semi Truck

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Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors, unveiled a truly striking, potentially game-changing semi tractor at a glitzy event Thursday that he says will be cleaner, faster, and safer on the nation's highwa...


from https://www.yahoo.com/news/5-things-know-electric-tesla-142718227.html

Female Former Franken Staffers Say He Was A 'Champion For Women'

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A group of women who have worked for Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.)


from https://www.yahoo.com/news/female-former-franken-staffers-apos-164206048.html

Argentina says it may have received signals from missing sub

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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's Navy detected seven brief satellite calls Saturday that officials believe may have come from a submarine with 44 crew members that hadn't been heard from in three days.


from https://www.yahoo.com/news/argentina-steps-search-missing-submarine-173325489.html

Elated Zimbabweans celebrate as Mugabe era fades

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Tens of thousands of overjoyed protesters flooded Zimbabwe's streets Saturday celebrating President Robert Mugabe's slipping power on the eve of crunch talks with the military to determine the veteran leader's fate. In scenes of public euphoria not seen since independence in 1980, huge crowds marched, danced and sang their way through the capital Harare and other cities, demanding that Mugabe, 93, finally step down. Following the mass demonstrations, the catholic priest chairing talks between Mugabe and the military who seized power from him told state TV that the president would meet the generals for talks on Sunday.


from https://www.yahoo.com/news/zimbabweans-march-mugabes-future-balance-041123575.html

J.B. Hunt, Wal-Mart climb aboard Tesla's electric truck

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Most of the customers who announced plans to put down $5,000 deposits for the Tesla Semi indicated they wanted to test a few of the vehicles. Wal-Mart said it plans to order a total of 15 Tesla trucks, five for the United States and ten for Canada. The company operates a fleet of about 6,000 trucks in the United States.


from https://www.yahoo.com/news/j-b-hunt-orders-teslas-electric-truck-others-155442685--sector.html