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July 03, 2019 - 7:42 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Three-and-a-half million Southern California residents are expected to travel over Independence Day -- an all-time travel record for the holiday for the third straight year, according to the Automobile Club of Southern California. Travel is expected to increase by 3.9 percent...
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July 03, 2019 - 2:17 am
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police are bracing for another day of violent protests Wednesday after demonstrators called for renewed street demonstrations in response to the killing of an Ethiopian-Israeli teen by an off-duty police officer. Protesters blocked major highways around the country Tuesday...
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June 18, 2019 - 1:19 am
BERLIN (AP) — The European Court of Justice has ruled that highway tolls in Germany are illegal because they unfairly penalize drivers from other European Union countries. The Luxembourg court's ruling Tuesday means Germany will have to drop or revise its highway toll system. The case was brought...
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In this frame grab from video, people wait in line for bread outside a bakery in Khartoum, Sudan, Sunday, June 9, 2019. The first day of the workweek in Sudan saw shops closed and streets empty as part of a general strike called by protest leaders who are demanding the resignation of the ruling military council. The Sudanese Professionals Association had urged people to stay home to protest a deadly crackdown last week, when security forces violently dispersed the group’s main sit-in camp outside the military headquarters in the capital of Khartoum. (AP Photo)
June 10, 2019 - 5:43 am
KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan's ruling military blamed the country's protest movement for an escalation as the second day of the opposition's general strike kicked in on Monday in the protesters latest bid to pressure the army to hand over power to civilian rule. For the second day, shops and...
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In this photo provided by The Macon Beacon, authorities remove one of several vehicles involved in a fatal crash Wednesday, June 5, 2019, near Scooba, Miss., in the same area where a crash took the lives of eight people two days earlier. Kemper County Sheriff James Moore told The Associated Press that "there will be fatalities" from the wreck on U.S. Highway 45 south of Scooba. (Jeanette Unruh/The Macon Beacon, via AP)
June 05, 2019 - 3:04 pm
SCOOBA, Miss. (AP) — Three people were killed and several were injured Wednesday in a wreck involving multiple vehicles, including a school bus with no children aboard, on a rural Mississippi highway not far from the scene of another crash that killed eight people two days earlier. Kemper County...
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June 04, 2019 - 7:59 am
A big rig crashed into the center divider and overturned on the southbound Golden State (5) Freeway in Commerce this morning and the driver of the semi was freed from the wreckage. The truck crashed north of Garfield Avenue about 5:15 a.m. and the cab ended up on its roof and the trailer on its...
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Emily Kientzel empties the water out of her grandmother Joan FitzGerald's boot that filled with floodwater from the Mississippi River, as they check on the home of a friend outside of Portage des Sioux, Mo., Sunday, June 2, 2019. The pair are standing on the second story balcony of the home that has more than a foot of water in it. (David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
June 03, 2019 - 1:25 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The swollen Mississippi River is straining levees, snarling traffic and forcing people from their homes as it approaches record levels set during devastating flooding in 1993. Missouri Gov. Mike Parson was touring flooded areas Monday in the northeast part of the state,...
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In this image made from video, Sudanese forces escort civilian in Khartoum, Sudan on Monday, June 3, 2019. Sudanese security forces moved against a protest sit-in camp in the capital Monday, witnesses and protest organizers said. Machine gun fire and explosions were heard and smoke rose from the area. Protest organizers said at least two people were killed.(AP Photo via AP video)
June 03, 2019 - 11:05 am
KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — The Latest on the Sudanese military's moves against a sit-in protest camp in the capital (all times local): 8:00 p.m. Sudanese protest leaders are calling on people to take part in night marches across the country, hours after security forces attacked the protest sit-in in...
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Ameera Butt
May 10, 2019 - 7:43 am
(KNX 1070) - Watch out for traffic around the USC University Park area Friday morning. The school is holding its 136th commencement ceremonies throughout the day. About 60,000 people are expected to attend the ceremonies. The main ceremony starts at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 10 a.m. Other departments...
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Ryan Lincoln maneuvers his boat through flood water at the intersection of Pershing Ave and E 2nd St. Thursday, May 2, 2019. Lincoln's employer Hahn Ready Mix allowed him to take time off from work to volunteer ferrying people back and forth to their apartments and businesses affected by the flooding in downtown Davenport. The Mississippi River is expected to reach a record level of 22.7 feet Thursday night. (Kevin E. Schmidt/Quad City Times via AP)
May 03, 2019 - 10:50 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The latest round of Midwestern flooding claimed at least three lives, closed hundreds of roads and forced residents of threatened towns to shore up threatened levees with sandbags as waters rose to record levels in some communities. The National Weather Service issued flood...
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