Driverless car testing to begin in NYC next year

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NEW YORK -

Self-driving cars are making their way to the city.

Cruise Automation, a self-driving software company owned by General Motors, aims to begin testing in downtown Manhattan early next year. 

New York state regulations require drivers to keep a hand on the wheel at all times, but Gov. Andrew Cuomo is excited for the tests. 

The cars have already seen the roads of Pittsburgh and San Francisco.
 

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