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Will Power, of Australia, leads the field on a restart late in the Indianapolis 500 auto race on his way to wining at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 27, 2018. (AP Photo/R Brent Smith)
May 28, 2018 - 12:29 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The new version of the IndyCar that made its Indianapolis 500 debut on Sunday was hard to drive in traffic, difficult to pass and so squirrely in the corners that some of the sport's biggest names found an unceremonious end to their day in the wall. For the most part, though,...
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May 27, 2018 - 8:00 am
OCRACOKE, N.C. (AP) — Contractors with the state Transportation Department are rebuilding ferry lanes at the north end of Ocracoke Island that were damaged during extreme winter weather. Drivers use the lanes to board the ferry to Hatteras. Storms washed away two of the five lanes earlier this year...
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FILE - In this May 17, 2018, file photo, emergency personnel work at the scene of a school bus and dump truck collision on Interstate 80 in Mount Olive, N.J. Hudy Muldrow Sr., the school bus driver caused the fatal crash by crossing three lanes of traffic in an apparent attempt to make an illegal U-turn, according to a criminal complaint released Thursday, May 24, that charged him with vehicular homicide. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
May 24, 2018 - 3:38 pm
A school bus driver with a history of driver's license suspensions caused a fatal crash on a New Jersey highway last week by crossing three lanes of traffic in an apparent attempt to make an illegal U-turn, according to a criminal complaint released Thursday. Authorities charged Hudy Muldrow Sr.,...
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May 23, 2018 - 1:23 am
ACTON, Mass. (AP) — Two horses that got loose on a Massachusetts highway and tied up rush-hour traffic have been safely corralled and returned to their owners. State police found the horses on Route 2 in Acton after receiving 911 calls from drivers shortly before 6 p.m. Tuesday. The Boston Globe...
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May 21, 2018 - 8:42 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Officials say the kind of materials that fed a fire below a metro Atlanta highway overpass which collapsed last year will no longer be stored under state bridges. News outlets report the Georgia Department of Transportation has officially declared that "only non-combustible materials...
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May 21, 2018 - 10:03 am
MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (AP) — A lane change to help deal with traffic problems on a South Carolina interstate bridge caused backups of its own. Local media reported traffic on eastbound I-526 backed up for miles Monday morning during the first rush hour in which that side of the highway shared a lane...
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May 19, 2018 - 4:00 am
MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (AP) — Transportation officials in South Carolina say a bridge closed when a cable that ties it together snapped will open in advance of the new work week. The S.C. Department of Transportation says lane closures on Interstate 526 near the approaches to the cross-overs will be...
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Emergency personnel work at the scene of a school bus and dump truck collision, injuring multiple people, on Interstate 80 in Mount Olive, N.J., Thursday, May 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
May 17, 2018 - 8:39 pm
MOUNT OLIVE, N.J. (AP) — A school bus taking children on a field trip to a historic site collided with a dump truck on Thursday, ripping the bus apart and killing a student and a teacher. The crash left the bus lying on its side on the guardrail of Interstate 80 in Mount Olive, its undercarriage...
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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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May 06, 2018 - 8:01 am
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — A federal judge is scheduled to hear arguments this week in an NAACP lawsuit that says a traffic control plan during what's known as "Black Bike Week" in South Carolina is discriminatory. The Sun News of Myrtle Beach reports the NAACP is seeking an injunction to bar Myrtle...
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