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In this Thursday, May 24, 2018 photo, The fourth tunnel of North Korea's nuclear test site is blown up in Punggye-ri, North Korea. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made good on his promise to demolish his country's nuclear test site, which was formally closed in a series of huge explosions Thursday as a group of foreign journalists looked on. (Korea Pool/Yonhap via AP)
May 24, 2018 - 8:35 pm
PUNGGYE-RI, North Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made good on his promise to demolish his country's nuclear test site, which was formally closed in a series of huge explosions Thursday as a small group of foreign journalists watched. The explosions at the test site deep in the...
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May 18, 2018 - 11:19 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A pair of New Jersey Transit buses collided inside the Lincoln Tunnel, and authorities say 32 people have been hurt, included seven with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries. Officials say a NJ Transit bus rear-ended another at about 9:50 a.m. Friday in the tunnel's center...
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May 17, 2018 - 1:11 am
MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (AP) — Officials say a bridge near the South Carolina coast will remain closed for four weeks while a broken cable tying it together is repaired. The Post and Courier of Charleston reports the state Department of Transportation announced the temporary fix Wednesday after...
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FILE - This Sept. 22, 1993, file photo shows the wreckage of the Amtrak Sunset Limited train, north of Mobile, Ala. A barge hit a railroad bridge and minutes later the train hit the bent tracks and plunged into the bayou, killing 47 people and injuring more than 100 others. A string of crashes involving Amtrak trains is rekindling memories for survivors of the passenger service’s 1993 tragedy, its deadliest accident ever. (AP Photo/Mark Foley, File)
April 25, 2018 - 2:32 am
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — In the dark of night, three travelers advanced inexorably toward tragedy. Accompanied by her parents on her first train trip, 11-year-old Andrea Chancey couldn't sleep despite the steady rocking of the Amtrak coach. Aboard the same train after missing a flight, Ken Ivory lounged...
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This combination of March 29, 2017, file photos shows Bridget Kelly, left, leaving federal court after sentencing in Newark, N.J., and Bill Baroni leaving federal court after sentencing in Newark. The two former allies of former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who were convicted in November 2016 of fraud, conspiracy and civil rights violations for closing access lanes to the George Washington Bridge in September 2013, are challenging their convictions in federal court, with the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia set to consider the case on April 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
March 02, 2018 - 8:00 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Two former allies of former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie convicted in an alleged plot to use traffic jams to punish a mayor for not endorsing the Republican will have their appeals considered by a federal court next month. The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia...
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December 29, 2017 - 11:31 am
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on wintery weather and cold temperatures in the Carolinas (all times local): 11:30 a.m. Coastal South Carolina is thawing out after a rare bout of freezing rain and drizzle coated several bridges in ice. From Charleston to Myrtle Beach, bridges had to be shut down...
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December 29, 2017 - 6:34 am
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Portions of two bridges near downtown Charleston have been closed as officials warn drivers about icy conditions accompanying a blast of frigid temperatures. Police tell local media outlets traffic in both directions of the Ravenel Bridge connecting downtown Charleston to...
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrives at the Da Nang International Airport in Danang, Vietnam, Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, to attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit. (AP Photo/Na Son Nguyen)
November 10, 2017 - 12:11 am
DANANG, Vietnam (AP) — Leaders of the countries participating in a Pacific Rim trade pact abandoned by President Donald Trump have agreed to meet and are expected to endorse a basic agreement on moving ahead without the U.S. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said Friday that he was "reasonably...
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October 21, 2017 - 4:01 am
MANTEO, N.C. (AP) — Contractors for the N.C. Department of Transportation are slated to begin work on a coastal bridge that will result in lane closures. A news release from the department on Friday said deck maintenance on the Virginia Dare Memorial Bridge on the U.S. 64 Bypass across Croatan...
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U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres holds a press conference at the U.N. Aleppo Elementary school in Beit Lahiya, Gaza Strip, Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017. Gaza's Islamic Hamas rulers welcomed U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to the isolated territory Wednesday by demanding he work to lift the Israeli-Egyptian blockade of the strip and save it from a humanitarian crisis. (AP Photo/Adel Hana)
August 30, 2017 - 12:03 pm
BEIT LAHIYA, Gaza Strip (AP) — The U.N. secretary-general on Wednesday urged Israel to ease its blockade of the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip and called for large-scale foreign aid, saying the situation in the isolated territory is "one of the most dramatic humanitarian crises" he has seen. Speaking at a...
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