Mercedes-Benz fined $1.5 billion for emissions cheating

September 18, 2020 in International

Automaker Daimler AG and subsidiary Mercedes-Benz USA have agreed to pay $1.5 billion to the U.S. government and California state regulators to resolve allegations they cheated on emissions tests, officials said Monday. The U.S. Department of Justice, Environmental Protection Agency and the California attorney general's office...

Likoni Floating Bridge: Kenya’s Engineering Marvel

September 15, 2020 in International

The Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) on Sunday, September 13, released an illustratory video of Kenya's first floating bridge under construction at the Likoni Channel. Dubbed the Likoni Floating Bridge, the mega project is estimated to cost at least Ksh1.5 billion. Spanning a total of 1,058.9 metres...

Regular marijuana users have more sex, study says

September 14, 2020 in International

Dr. Michael Eisenberg, an assistant professor of urology, sees a lot of patients at the Stanford University Medical Center who have problems performing in the bedroom. To determine what the problem is, they'll go through a laundry list of regular activities. Often, patients will ask whether...