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Disabled man gets license, shows driverless tech's potential

Former Indy Racing League driver Sam Schmidt has done a lot in the 16 years since an accident left him paralyzed from the neck down. He runs a racing team and a foundation. He's raced a sailboat using his chin. But the man who raced in the Indianapolis 500 hasn't been able to drive around his neighborhood — until now.

Business

Canadian government approves natural gas project

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau approved Tuesday a $27 billion liquefied natural gas project on British Columbia's northwest coast in a decision that's considered a litmus test for a government that has vowed to do more for the environment.

Local

Darius Assemi selling Mural District properties in downtown Fresno

Fresno-area builder Darius Assemi of Granville Homes is selling his collection of Mural District properties in downtown Fresno. That’s nine properties for a total of 291 apartments, including The Lede, which will celebrate the grand opening of phase two Wednesday, and two smaller developments under construction on L Street.

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San Joaquin Valley raisin harvest underway

Watch workers at Del Rey Packing Company sort and process raisins while Gerald Chooljian, president of Del Rey Packing Company, talks about the 2016 California raisin harvest.
John Walker The Fresno Bee
San Joaquin Valley raisin harvest underway 1:00

San Joaquin Valley raisin harvest underway

The historic Arthur Bernhauer home on Van Ness Boulevard reflects the glamour of the 1920s 2:03

The historic Arthur Bernhauer home on Van Ness Boulevard reflects the glamour of the 1920s

4 things you need to know about the new iPhone 7 0:48

4 things you need to know about the new iPhone 7

Harnessing the firenado 1:16

Harnessing the firenado