Tuesday, October 4

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Family plans to start business from scratch after ice cream truck stolen in Detroit
Business

Family plans to start business from scratch after ice cream truck stolen in Detroit

Ice cream truck used to teach boy about money stolen in Detroit A family ice cream truck started to teach a 4-year-old boy about money and entrepreneurship is missing after someone stole it on Detroit's west side. DETROIT (FOX 2) - Alonna Harris is a Detroit mother who wanted to give her 4-year-old son Jalon an early start on learning the value of a dollar, so she transformed a van into an ice cream truck. "We wanted to do something for him just so he could get that entrepreneurship learning mindset," she said. "It’s nontraditional, but it helps out. We have a lot of different schools that we work with and nonprofit organizations." However, on Sunday someone stole the Jalon's Treats and Sweets ice cream truck while it was parked near 7 Mile and Telegraph on Detroit's west side. "I re...
AI gun detection technology could be a tool to thwart school shootings
Science

AI gun detection technology could be a tool to thwart school shootings

article The technology would allow artificial intelligence to identify guns on school grounds, hopefully giving police a heads up before shots are fired. (ZeroEyes / Supplied) (FOX 9) - School districts are always looking for ways to make buildings and classrooms safer. Technology could play a role in limiting the loss of life in a mass shooting. FOX 9 has learned that some local schools plan on increasing patrols through the end of the school year. But others may be asking for a different, more permanent type of solution, and visual gun detection may just be it. AI gun detection technology could be a tool to thwart school shootings School districts are generally always looking for ways to make buildings and classrooms safer. The technology could play a role in limiting the l...