Local Organization Works To Improve Pedestrian Safety In Clearwater – Tampa Bay Now

Local Organization Works To Improve Pedestrian Safety In Clearwater – Tampa Bay Now

CLEARWATER, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – The City of Clearwater is working to make roads safer for pedestrians. Monday morning, Clearwater City Council members voted to join the safe streets Pinellas Action Plan, agreeing to make road improvements over the course of the next few years. READ MORE: FDOT Blocks Off Gandy Beach To … Read more

The Download: Algorithms’ shame trap, and London’s safer road crossings

The Download: Algorithms’ shame trap, and London’s safer road crossings

This is today’s edition of The Download, our weekday newsletter that provides a daily dose of what’s going on in the world of technology. How algorithms trap us in a cycle of shame Working in finance at the beginning of the 2008 financial crisis, mathematician Cathy O’Neil got a firsthand look at how much people … Read more

SUV driver arrested for hitting, killing woman in the Bronx

SUV driver arrested for hitting, killing woman in the Bronx

An SUV driver was arrested Thursday afternoon after he allegedly struck and killed a woman crossing a Bronx street, police said. The unidentified pedestrian was walking across Burke Avenue at Bouck Ave in the Laconia section around 12:30 pm when she was hit by the white Mercedes, according to cops. The driver of the vehicle, … Read more