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Tesla Hits Model 3 Manufacturing Milestone, Sources Say

Tesla Inc nearly produced 5,000 Model 3 electric sedans in the last week of its second quarter, with the final car rolling off the assembly line on Sunday morning, several hours after the midnight goal set by Chief Executive Elon Musk, two workers at the factory told Reuters.

The 5,000th car finished final quality checks at the Fremont, California, factory around 5 a.m. PDT (1200 GMT), one person said. It was not clear if Tesla could maintain that level of production for a longer period.

Musk said the company hit its target of 5,000 Model 3s in a week, according to an …read more

Heavily Armed Men in Helicopter Free Notorious French Inmate

PARIS — A notorious French criminal serving 25 years for murder made an audacious escape from prison Sunday after a helicopter carrying several heavily armed commandos landed in a courtyard, freed him from a visiting room and carried him away. It was the second daring escape by Redoine Faid, who once blasted his way out of a different prison with explosives hidden in tissue packs…. …read more

‘Artificial ovary’ could help women conceive after chemotherapy

Development could allow women to have children after fertility-damaging treatments

Doctors have made an “artificial ovary” from human tissue and eggs in a bid to help women have children after cancer treatment and other therapies that can damage female fertility.

The team in Copenhagen showed that a lab-made ovary could keep human eggs alive for weeks at a time, raising hopes that the approach could one day help women have families after harsh treatments such as chemo- and radiotherapy.

Related: IVF services slashed in England as NHS bosses cut costs

Related: The secret to… surviving being childless when it’s …read more

Man Charged in Idaho Kids Birthday Party Stabbing

A man who was evicted from a Boise, Idaho, apartment complex housing refugees returned to a little girl’s birthday party at the building late Saturday and stabbed nine people, including children.

No one was killed, but four of the victims were in the hospital Sunday with life-threatening injuries.

Timmy Kinner is being held without bail, facing nine charges of aggravated assault.

Boise police say the victims are from Ethiopia, Iraq and Syria. They have not yet given a motive for the attack, but did say Kinner is from Los Angeles and is not one of the refugees.

“Our city has long stood as a …read more