Commentary:Palestinians had high hopes that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas would deliver a historic speech to the U.N. General Assembly last week. "Yet, once again, Abbas failed to deliver. His 'historic' speech turned out to be more of the same: a call for the world to salvage a two-state solution that died years ago," writes Diana Buttu, a lawyer and former adviser to the Palestine Liberation Organization.
Honda Motor will invest $2.75 billion and take a 5.7 percent stake in General Motors’ Cruise self-driving vehicle unit, to jointly develop autonomous vehicles for deployment in ride services fleets around the world.
Toyota Motor and SoftBank Group are teaming up to develop self-driving car services, signaling deepening alliances between top automaker and tech firms as the global race to develop autonomous cars intensifies.