Traffic

October 27, 2017 - 11:55 am
CHINA GROVE, N.C. (AP) — Motorists using Interstate 85 in Rowan and Cabarrus counties will encounter night-time closures as workers install beams as part of ongoing bridge replacement. The N.C. Department of Transportation says the delays involve the southbound lanes between mile markers 63 and 68...
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October 19, 2017 - 6:50 pm
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a tire flew off a pickup truck and struck and killed the driver of a car headed the opposite way on a highway near Atlanta. Police Sgt. Sam Worsham told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution the pickup truck was headed north on the Ga. 400 highway in rush hour...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, file photo, an autonomous vehicle is driven by an engineer on a street in an industrial park in Boston. A new study inspired by Boston’s early experiments with self-driving cars finds that the technology could ease congestion, but also lead to more cars on the road and further encourage urban sprawl. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
October 17, 2017 - 12:32 am
BOSTON (AP) — A new study inspired by Boston's early experiments with self-driving cars finds that the technology could ease congestion, but might also lead to more cars on the road and further encourage urban sprawl. The report, released Tuesday by the Boston Consulting Group and the World...
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FILE - In this Saturday Aug. 27, 2016, file photo, Anita Vranckx, of Belgium, hangs from the E of an Earth sculpture at Burning Man on a dusty morning on the playa in the Black Rock Desert near Gerlach, Nev. Tens of thousands have braved massive traffic jams to get to the remote stretch of Nevada desert for the 2017 Burning Man festival that runs until Sept. 4, 2017. (Andy Barron/The Reno Gazette-Journal via AP, File)
August 28, 2017 - 7:57 am
BLACK ROCK CITY, Nev. (AP) — Tens of thousands have braved massive traffic jams to get to a remote stretch of Nevada desert for the annual Burning Man festival. The Reno Gazette-Journal reports festival goers spent between two and five hours over the weekend to make the 4.5 mile trek from Black...
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Wilford Martinez, right, is rescued from his flooded car by Harris County Sheriff's Department Richard Wagner along Interstate 610 in floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Houston, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 27, 2017 - 9:50 pm
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 8:30 p.m. When Hurricane Harvey came ashore and pounded Rockport, the Aransas County Sheriff's Office wasn't immune from the devastation. Sheriff Bill Mills says no fewer than 35 of the vehicles in his emergency...
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Wilford Martinez, right, is rescued from his flooded car by Harris County Sheriff's Department Richard Wagner along Interstate 610 in floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Houston, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 27, 2017 - 9:27 pm
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 8:30 p.m. When Hurricane Harvey came ashore pounded Rockport, the Aransas County Sheriff's Office wasn't immune from the devastation. Sheriff Bill Mills says no fewer than 35 of the vehicles in his emergency vehicle...
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Wilford Martinez, right, is rescued from his flooded car by Harris County Sheriff's Department Richard Wagner along Interstate 610 in floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Houston, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 27, 2017 - 8:40 pm
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 7:35 p.m. The National Hurricane Center is offering no promises of relief from the epic rains unleashed on Southeast Texas by Tropical Storm Harvey. In its 7 p.m. CDT advisory, center forecasters located the center...
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Wilford Martinez, right, is rescued from his flooded car by Harris County Sheriff's Department Richard Wagner along Interstate 610 in floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Houston, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 27, 2017 - 7:02 pm
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local): 6 p.m. A Galveston County official says Hurricane Harvey has caused unprecedented flooding there and 800 to 1,200 residents have had to be rescued. Galveston County Judge Mark Henry said Sunday that about 22 inches...
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An overturned trailer sits in a park in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, in Aransas Pass, Texas. Harvey rolled over the Texas Gulf Coast on Saturday, smashing homes and businesses and lashing the shore with wind and rain so intense that drivers were forced off the road because they could not see in front of them. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
August 27, 2017 - 12:43 am
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Harvey (all times local): 11:40 p.m. One person has died in flooding in Houston as Tropical Storm Harvey dumps rain on Southeast Texas. Gary Norman, a spokesman for the Houston emergency operations center, said late Saturday that the person was a...
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A passing motorist stops to look at a flipped truck in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, north of Victoria, Texas. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
August 26, 2017 - 11:59 pm
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Harvey spun deeper into Texas and unloaded extraordinary amounts of rain Saturday after the once-fearsome hurricane crashed into vulnerable homes and businesses along the coastline in a blow that killed at least one person and injured up to 14. Throughout the region...
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